ICCAUni – the Global Academic Network for Business Events

ICCA proudly presents ICCAUni – the home of the ICCA academic community - designed to elevate the academic experience and foster collaboration between academia and the events industry. With a focus on innovation, education, and mentorship, ICCAUni is poised to shape the future leaders of the meetings and events sector.

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ICCAUni Foundations

  • Data Sharing: collaborate on research projects, share insights, and contribute to the growth of the events industry.
  • Mentorship and Education: foster mentorship relationships, provide educational resources, and shape the future leaders of the industry.
  • Networking and Collaboration: build a global network of academia, industry professionals, and students for collaborative initiatives. 

Membership benefits at a glance

  • 2 Full Scholarships annually for the ICCA Annual Congress including registration fee, economy class travel and accommodation.
  • Exclusive access to ICCA's extensive database, resources, white papers, and reports.​

Opportunities for scholarship students

  • Mentorship programmes for scholarship students lasting a year after the Congress.
  • Engaging in research projects and hands-on experiences at ICCA Congress.
  • Potential for internship placements and job opportunities for graduates within member organisations.
  • Participation in ICCA events and activities at special rates for professors and students.

What's in it for universities and colleges

  • Enhanced Visibility: showcase your institution as a key player in shaping the future of the events industry.
  • Research Opportunities: engage in impactful research projects and contribute to the industry's knowledge base.
  • Global Collaboration: connect with like-minded institutions globally, opening avenues for international collaboration.