IAC Conference 2024

The global community of counselling will meet in beautiful Naples, Italy, 28- 30 June 2024

IAC is very pleased to be working with AssoCounseling (Italy's largest counselling association) to deliver this event. The 2024 conference will have an exceptional line up of Keynote speakers, Presenters, Discussion Groups, Posters and Social Activity.

Conference Theme: "Counselling Around the World: Promoting Well-being and Resilience in Individuals and Communities"

Conference Location: Naples, Italy, Europe

Conference Venue:  Star Hotel Terminus (TBC)

Conference Sponsorship: A full range of sponsorship and exhibitor options is available.

Keynote Speakers: To be announced. Will include a Keynote presentation from a World Health Organization (WHO) representative.

Proposal/Abstract Submissions: Presentation submissions are now closed. Thank you to the more than 110 people who submitted proposals.

Booking Accommodation: IAC has no involvement in travel or accommodation arrangements of conference attendees. 

In-Person Conference Registration and Booking: Tickets for the conference will be on sale from early December 2023, through the conference website operated by Assocounseling. Prices (all in Euros) are as follows:
                                                                            Early Bird (until Feb 15th 2024)                   Full Fee
  • IAC Professional Member                                        € 455                                                     505
  • IAC Affiliate Member                                                 € 475                                                    € 535
  • IAC Student/Retired Member                                   € 375                                                     425
  • Non-Members                                                            € 595                                                     655

Online Participation: Conference Registration and Booking: Includes all keynotes, plenary sessions, presentations, official ceremonies, and announcements that take place on the Main Stage between 28th and 30th June 2024. All presentations delivered in Italian will be simultaneously interpreted into English.  

  • IAC Members                          € 145    
  • Non-Members                         € 235       

NB: To avail of the above membership discounts, conference attendeees must be members at the time of booking and attending the conference. Learn more about IAC membership. 

Social Evening: A Conference Social Evening -- including a drinks reception -- will take place on Saturday the 29th of June 2024. This is the social highlight of the event. More details to follow. Cost €25 approx. 

Conference Opening Times: 8:00 am to 6:00 pm (28th and 29th) and until 2:00 pm (on Sunday 30th June 2024). Main Stage talks begin at 11:00am on Friday the 28th.

Languages: The conference will be conducted in English and Italian. During the plenary sessions, simultaneous translation in Italian/English and English/Italian will be available in-person and online. 

Contact: Please contact events@iac-irtac.org if you have any questions.