IAC Conference 2024

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

International Association for Counselling (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

Ramada Congress Center, Naples (Italy).


Keynote Speakers

Dr. Lina Kashyap and Dr. Swapnalekha Basakm (India)
Dr. Roberta Metsola, President of the European Parliament (Virtual Presentation)
Dr. Kenneth Carswell, World Health Organization (Geneva, Switzerland)


Proposal/Abstract Submissions

Presentation submissions are now closed. Thank you to the more than 110 people who submitted proposals.


In-Person Conference Registration and Booking

Tickets for the conference are on sale through this page. Prices (all in Euro) are as follows:

In-Person RegistrationEarly Bird (until March 15th 2024)Full Fee
IAC Professional Member€ 455,00€ 505,00
IAC Affiliate Member€ 475,00€ 535,00
IAC Student€ 375,00€ 425,00
IAC Retired Member€ 375,00€ 425,00
Professional Non-Member€ 595,00€ 655,00
Student Non-Member€ 450,00€ 500,00
Retired Non-Member€ 450,00€ 500,00


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.

Online ParticipationPrices
IAC Members€ 145,00
Non-Members€ 235,00

More info about ticket prices and groups discount.


Conference Opening Times

8:00am to 6:00pm (28th and 29th) and until 2:00pm (on Sunday 30th June 2024). Main stage talks start at 11:00am on the 28th.



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.

Please note: those who intend to use the headset for simultaneous translation must remember to hand in their identity document (the document will be returned when the headset is returned).



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