Visit Britain supports the BIC and Pavilion and represents the venues through its offices worldwide.
Bournemouth is also a member of the following industry organisations:
• International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA)
• Eventia/British Association of Conference Destinations (BACD)
• Association of Event Venues (AEV)
• Association of International Convention Centres (AIPC)
• National Arenas Association (NAA)
Finalist - AIPC Apex Award
World's Best Congress Centre - 2008
The BIC also works closely with national and regional tourist boards, the Business Tourism Partnership, Chambers of Trade, Commerce and Industry, the Dorset Local Enterprise Partenership and the Bournemouth Area Hospitality Association.