November 8, 2016



Jan Tonkin

President IAPCO

Founder & Managing Director, The Conference Company, Formed in 1990, Auckland, New Zealand

Jan Tonkin has more than 25 years’ experience managing conferences, exhibitions and awards programmes in Britain and New Zealand, and also recognised as one of Australasia’s most reputable PCO. Jan is the current IAPCO President and Vice Chair of the Training Academy. She is a frequent speaker at IAPCO EDGE and Bespoke Seminars.

Mathias Posch

Vice President IAPCO

President & Partner of International Conference Services, Canada

Mathias Posch represents IAPCO on the Convention Industry Council and leads the IAPCO Ambassador Programme. He was a Faculty Member of the IAPCO Wolfsberg Annual Seminar including the Meetings MasterClass and has presented at many EDGE Bespoke Seminars.

Sarah Markey - Hamm

Chief Executive Officer, ICMS Pty

CEO, ICMS Pty, Australia

Sarah has more than 20 years of related industry experience. To date, she has been Chair of ICCA Australian National Committee including positions on the ICCA Meetings Advisory Group. She has been a board member of Business Events Council of Australia (BECA), an active IAPCO member and a past President of the Meeting Events Australia (MEA) Victorian Chapter.