Social Program

Opening Ceremony and Welcome Reception: Wednesday June 14 from 18:00 – 21:00

Join us for the official opening of the IAPD Congress! Our opening ceremony includes honored guests and live performances.

After the ceremony we will continue to the Exhibition floor for the welcome reception where you can meet and network with our partners and have a drink with your friends and colleagues.

We look forward to welcoming you at IAPD 2023!

Gala Dancing Dinner: Friday, June 16 (19:30 – 01:00)

Join us for an exceptional Gala Dancing Dinner at the Marl Caves!

As the only terraced castle in The Netherlands, Château Neercanne commands panoramic views across the Jeker Valley and straddles two countries – Belgium and The Netherlands. It also houses a network of Marl Caves, offering a unique venue for our Gala dancing dinner. Explore the Marl caves and network with friends and colleagues while food and drinks are being served.

Dinner Theme: Tulips are Forever

Dress code: Casual chique, but still being able to dance!

Buses will depart at 19:00 from the MECC and return as of 22:30

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Farewell Party: Saturday, June 17 (20:00 – 01:00)

Join us for the Farewell Party at Rebelle!

The Augustijnenkerk in the city of Maastricht, where Rebelle is locatedis a national monument from the 17th century. It has a special appearance due to its high ceiling, fantastic windows and more than impressive interior. Small bites (therefore no actual dinner) and drinks will be served while a DJ will make sure you can dance the night away playing your favorite hits!

Party Theme: A Touch of Orange

Dress code: casual, with a touch of orange

Social program tickets can be purchased during the registration process