The IAIABC Convention addresses the current policy, regulatory, and administrative challenges and opportunities affecting workers' compensation around the world through a combination of presentations, discussion forums and roundtables, committee meetings, and social events.
The IAIABC Convention brings together more workers' compensation jurisdictional agency leaders than any other conference in North America.
Call for Proposals
This year, the IAIABC will be accepting proposals for speaking sessions at the Convention. The theme for the 104th Convention is "Inspired Solutions." Proposals are encouraged to align with the theme.
Proposals will be accepted February 12 through March 23, 2018. Selection decisions will be made by May 4, 2018.
Speaking at the IAIABC Convention
Convention sessions are most likely to occur on Wednesday, October 3 and Thursday, October 4. Monday and Tuesday are typically reserved for committee meetings and discussion forums.
In 2017, 322 people attended the IAIABC Convention, including representatives from 33 US and non-US jurisdictions.
Attendees of the IAIABC Convention traditionally include:
Jurisdictional regulators and administrators
Government/regulatory affairs personnel
Administrative law judges
... and many more!
The IAIABC thanks the sponsors of the 104th Convention. If you are interested in becoming a sponsor and getting in front of hundreds of decision-makers at IAIABC events and thousands of people in outreach materials, learn more in the 2018 Sponsorship Prospectus.
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October 21-24, 2019
IAIABC 106th Convention
September 19-26, 2020
IAIABC 103rd Convention
October 2-5, 2017
IAIABC 102nd Convention
September 26-29, 2016
IAIABC 101st Convention
August 31-September 2, 2015
Conference Venue and Hotel
The IAIABC 104th Convention takes place in historic Williamsburg, VA at the Williamsburg Lodge.
310 S England Street
Williamsburg, VA 23185 USA
The Williamsburg Lodge is offering IAIABC Convention attendees a reduced room rate of $199 per night (not including taxes and fees). The cut-off date to reserve your room at the Lodge at the reduced rate is September 7, 2018. Rooms will go quickly so make your reservation early.
Book your room
Mention the "IAIABC" when making your reservation.
Phone: +1 (855) 231-7240
Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport (PHF) is approximately 26 miles from the Williamsburg Lodge.
Norfolk International Airport (ORF) is approximately 44 miles from the Williamsburg Lodge.
Richmond International Airport (RIC) is approximately 46 miles from the Williamsburg Lodge.
Local Taxi companies include Norfolk Checker Taxi, Yellow Cab, Airport Taxi, Galaxy Cab, etc.