IAATO Members not only gather each year to have open and candid discussions on safety, environmental protection and self-management at IAATO’s annual meeting, but also send field staff to the bi-annual Polar Field Staff Conference held jointly with the Association of Arctic Expediton Cruise Operators (AECO) and important international meetings.
Polar Field Staff Conference 2021
23rd Mar - All Day
The biannual joint IAATO/AECO Polar Field Staff Conference gathers operation managers, expedition leaders and senior field staff, who are working for members of AECO and/or IAATO with the aim of sharing learning and knowledge to support the two associations’ joint mission of promoting safe and environmentally responsible travel to the polar regions.
IAATO Annual Meeting 2020
17th Jun - 12:00 pm
Every year at IAATO’s annual meeting, members have open and candid discussions on safety, environmental protection and self-management. Decision-making is supported by recommendations developed by IAATO’s many dedicated committees and working groups throughout the year. The meeting concludes annually with the voting in of new policies on best practice which support the association’s mission.