Programme

Saturday, 17 March 2018 – Day 0*

16:00 – 18:00 Registration opens
18:00 – 18:30 Buses depart for the Setas de Sevilla
18:30 – 20:00

Welcome reception sponsored by J1SimCards

Au Pair of the Year Award brought to you by IAPA

22:00 – 00:00

Conference bar brought to you by WISE Foundation

Sunday, 18 March 2018 – Day 1*

Conference Venue: NH Collection Sevilla
08:30 – 09:30 Registration
09:30 – 11:00 Opening and keynote
11:00 – 11:20 Coffee break
11:20 – 13:00 Business appointments
11:20 – 13:00 Marbella: IAPA Annual General Meeting
11:20  12:20 Alanda: WYSE Travel Confederation‘s update for cultural exchange sector
12:20 – 13:00 Alanda: On Trend: Using research to understand, adapt, and improve your business
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch
14:00 – 15:20 Business appointments
15:20 – 15:40 Coffee break
15:40 – 16:20 Business appointments
15:40 – 16:20 Alanda: US Department of State Update on J-1 Visa Exchange Visitor Program
16:20  18:00 Business appointments
18:00 – 19:00 Conference bar brought to you by WISE Foundation
19:00 – 19:30 Buses depart for the Hacienda el Vizir
19:30 – 23:00 Networking dinner sponsored by Klemmer International
23:00 – 01:00 Conference bar brought to you by WISE Foundation

Monday, 19 March 2018 – Day 2*

Conference Venue: NH Collection Sevilla
09:00 – 10:00 Business appointments
10:00 – 10:20 Coffee break
10:20 – 11:20 Business appointments
10:20 – 11:20 Educational sessions:
AlandaChanges affecting cultural exchange: Where the industry was challenged and what solutions it found Marbella: China – an emerging market: challenges and opportunities
11:20 – 13:00 Business appointments
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch
14:00 – 15:00 Business appointments
14:00 – 15:00 Educational sessions:
AlandaDigital naives to digital natives: Market-specific strategies for reaching participants, parents, and alumni MarbellaPolitics and placing au pairs: How can we influence government´s view of au pair programmes?
15:00 – 15:20 Coffee break
15:20 – 16:40 Business appointments
16:40 – 17:00 Closing session
17:00 – 18:00 Farewell drinks

*Programme subject to change