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Welcome to the APDO 2018 Conference: Organising Matters

When?  15 and 16 March 2018

Where?  Resource for London, 356 Holloway Rd, London N7 6PA

Who? Open to APDO members and non-members (over the age of 18)

What?  A fantastic line-up of keynote speakers, lively workshops on diverse topics, an ever-popular Q&A session with experienced professional organisers, networking opportunities, fun socials and great prizes to be won. 2 days of learning and sharing with a vibrant community of organising experts. Don’t miss it!

Click on the pictures below in the Photo Gallery to see what delegates got up to at the 2017 conference and read our survey summary to get an insight on what delegates thought was their most valuable experience. APDO 2017 Conference Survey Summary

We look forward to seeing you all there!

Ticket information

Tickets will be on sale from 1 November 2017.  Don’t miss earlybird offers and discounts for members of APDO and fellow organisations.


If you are a London member and have a spare room to offer during the conference, please could you post it on our closed Facebook page.  Please liaise directly with any interested members.

If you are looking for accommodation we have a special block booking arrangement at the Premier Inn, Archway (about 15 minutes from the conference centre).  When you book your ticket please indicate if you are interested in finding out more and we will send you through further details and the booking codes towards the end of November.



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“The quality of the speakers was exceptional, 5 star. So motivating …. A great combination of why I do my work … The basics to do it better and something new to be excited by”

“I think the whole conference very worthwhile. The professional way it was organised, the lovely atmosphere, the willingness to share experiences”

“My business is very new so I wanted to meet other organisers, share ideas and get inspired! I wasn’t disappointed. All the people I met were positive and helpful. Great sessions and the closing talk was wonderful! Thanks to all involved”

“To network and meet other organisers from around the world in a great atmosphere”

“Loved the upbeat buzzy atmosphere”

Conference FAQ

faq-iconAre there any discounted tickets for members?
faq-iconI am an International Professional Organiser - do I qualify for a discount?
faq-iconI am not a member - can I still come and how much will it cost?
faq-iconCan I bring someone with me?
faq-iconWhat is the minimum attendance age
faq-iconWhat if I need to cancel?
faq-iconWill refreshments be provided?
faq-iconI have dietary requirements. Will I be catered for?
faq-iconI have a disability. Can your venue accommodate me?
faq-iconI have a question - who do I contact?
faq-iconWhere can I find details of the evening social events?
faq-iconDo I need to book tickets for the evening social events?
faq-iconHow much do the evening social events cost?
faq-iconDo you have a full conference programme available?
faq-iconDo I need to book the workshops?
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