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Greek PCO association appoints president at annual conference

The Hellenic Association of Professional Congress Organisers and Destination Events Specialists (HAPCO & DES) has appointed Sissi Lignou (pictured) as the president of its Board of Directors (BoD). The announcement was made at the recent 11th Panhellenic Conference of HAPCO & DES, entitled Reconnect to Accelerate, held at the Divani Caravel Hotel in Athens, Greece. The General Assembly of ...

ACC Liverpool Group appoints Kate Nicholls as new chair of Board

The ACC Liverpool Group, UK has appointed Kate Nicholls OBE (pictured) – the CEO of UKHospitality – as the new chair of its Board. The organisation confirmed that she will take over from its previous chair Max Steinberg CBE, who has reached the end of his three-year fixed-term contract. Nicholls is head of UKHospitality, which represents over 740 companies operating around 100,000 venues across ho...

Ivo Ferriani elected SportAccord president

SportAccord, an international event for sports federations and organisations, has confirmed Ivo Ferriani as its newly elected president. Ferriani succeeds Dr. Raffaele Chiulli as president of SportAccord and the Global Association of International Sports Federations (GAISF) following the conclusion of the latter’s term. Ferriani has served as the president of the International Bobsleigh and Skelet...