THE CONFERENCE CENTRE DIFFERENCE

For More Information

  • For a version of the IACC Quality Standards without illustrations, click here.

     
  • For a downloadable PDF (Adobe Acrobat Reader) version of the current criteria, click here.

     
  • Link to IACC's Recommended Guidelines for further suggestions about standards your center may want to adopt.

     
  • To discover whether your facility may qualify for IACC membership, go here for IACC's Quality Assurance Checklist.
  • IACC Quality Standards Text Only | Download PDF | Recommended Guidelines | Quality Assurance Checklist

    TAKING CARE OF BUSINESS...

    That's what you want for your meeting - and that's what you'll get when you choose a genuine conference centre. A uniquely designed setting, superior services and support, plus dedicated, professional staff to give you maximum results.

    But it's more than just a concept. It's a promise made by more than 300 members of the International Association of Conference Centres. IACC's exacting standards and stringent guidelines ensure the highest quality conference facilities and services around the world.

    Thousands of meeting planners understand the IACC Meeting Concept and trust how it delivers the technical sophistication and specialized services today's meetings demand. Discover how conference centers can make a difference for your organization.

    Capabilities

    IACC Conference Centres are adept at handling a wide variety of meetings:

    • Training
    • Strategic
    • Planning
    • Management
    • Sales/Marketing
    • Budget/Audit
    • New Product Launches
    • Board of Directors/Committees/Staff
    • Team Building
    • Incentive/Motivational
    • Customer Presentations

     


    FOCUS & FLEXIBILITY

    We Focus on Your Needs
    By specializing in small to medium size meetings, conference centres are free from the mega conventions and events, or the families and vacationing guests that can distract or overshadow your group in large hotels.

     

      We are as Flexible as You Require
    Moment-to-moment changes in your meetings - meal and recreation times, for example - are handled efficiently and with a smile.
         
         

     

    SETTING THE STANDARD

    IACC Conference Centres Meet High Standards
    Stringent criteria set IACC conference centres apart from other hospitality venues. Member conference centres meet high standards in seven key areas. The result is a more productive and pleasant meeting experience for you.

     

     
         

       

    Priority of Business
    Conference centres are designed to maximize the productivity of smaller meetings (average size, 25 to 75 people) with dedicated, distraction-free conference space.
    Conference Room Design
    Rooms are specially engineered with such features as ergonomic chairs, tables with non-glare surfaces, tackable walls, appropriate lighting and acoustics.

    CONFERENCE & BUSINESS SERVICES

    We Provide Everything for Success

    A designated conference planner and skilled support staff assists you in realizing your meeting objectives. Food, beverage and refreshment services are available. Conferences Centres have a full inventory of standard audiovisual equipment, as well as advanced conference technologies and technicians on site to set up and support your presentation.The business center also provides access to computers, copying, faxing and other services.


    Staff Planner Just for Your Group
    A designated conference planner provides a single point of contact for your group. Skilled support staff assists you in realizing your meeting objectives. And a business center provides access to computers, copying, faxing and other services.
     

    Food & Beverage
    Dining facilities offer a flexible schedule designed for the convenience of your group.

    Refreshment Service
    Continuous refreshment service is available outside your meeting room.

    Conference Technology
    Conference centres maintain a full inventory of standard audiovisual equipment (included in your meeting package) as well as advanced conference technologies. Skilled technicians are on site to set up and support your presentation.


    GUEST ROOMS

    Business-Friendly Guest Rooms
    Business-friendly accommodations offer desks, telephone lines with simultaneous Internet connectivity and appropriate lighting and seating.

    • Studios
    • Executive Studios

    COMPLETE MEETING PACKAGE (CMP)

    All-Inclusive Complete Meeting Package (CMP)
    Conference centres simplify your planning and budgeting with a convenient, per-person rate for:

    • Guest room
    • Three meals per day
    • Continuous refreshment breaks
    • 24-hour meeting rooms
    • Conference services
    • Audio/Visual support
         

    BEST COLLECTION OF MEETING FACILITIES - AT YOUR FINGERTIPS

    The Most Important Site Visit You'll Ever Make - www.iacconline.org
    Without leaving your office, you have the best collection of meeting venues at your fingertips. Log onto the world's only gateway to bona fide conference centres for:

    • Search IACC Planner Express, a database of over 300 genuine conference centres
    • Find special promotions at member facilities
    • Learn about the "IACC Difference" or read a Fact Sheet on the organization.
    • Order a free hard copy of the Directory
     

    For More Information

    1. For a version of the IACC Quality Standards without illustrations, click here.
    2. For a downloadable PDF (Adobe Acrobat Reader) version of the current criteria, click here.
    3. Link to IACC's Recommended Guidelines for further suggestions about standards your center may want to adopt.
    4. To discover whether your facility may qualify for IACC membership, go here for IACC's Quality Assurance Checklist.
         
     

    International Association of Conference Centres
    300 Avenue de Tervuren, 1150 Brussels, Belgium
    Tel: +32 (0)2 739 30 28
    Fax: + 32 (0)2 743 15 50
    info@iacconline.org
    www.iacconline.org

     




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