International Federation of Training and Development Organisations

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Past Conferences and Events


The Performance Improvement Conference 2017

Theme - Joie de Vivre - Joy of Work

Hosted By - International Society for Performance Improvement (ISPI)

Date - April 28th - May 2nd, 2017

Location - Le Centre Sheraton Hotel, Montreal, Quebec, Canada


45th IFTDO World Conference

Theme - Lessons from Leaders

Hosted By - Bahrain Society for Training and Development (BSTD)

Date - March 21st - 23rd, 2016

Location - Crowne Plaza Hotel - Diplomatic Area, Kingdom of Bahrain


44th IFTDO World Conference

Theme - The Performance Pipeline: Beyond HR...

Hosted By - MyLeaD (Malaysian Association of Learning and Development)

Date - August 24th - 27th, 2015

Location - Sunway Pyramid Convention Center, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia


43rd IFTDO World Conference & Exhibition

Theme - Leadership Impact on Human Resource Development

Hosted By - Dubai Police Academy

Date - March 9th - 12th, 2014

Location - Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre, Dubai, UAE


42nd IFTDO World Conference & Exhibition

Theme - Capability Building for Cutting Edge Organizations in New Business Order

Hosted By - Indian Society for Training and Development

Date - April 23rd - 26th, 2013

Location - The Ashok, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi, India


41st IFTDO World Conference & Exhibition

Theme - Sustaining the Workforce in a Competitive Environment

Hosted By - Arabian Gulf Career Development Forum (CADEF)

Date - April 5th - 18th, 2012

Location - Kuwait Sheraton, Kuwait City, Kuwait


Forty Year Anniversary Book

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