Nigel Brown, CICS

Director, Marketing & Partnerships, BestCities Global Alliance

Nigel started his career at the head office of the International Congress & Convention Association (ICCA) in Amsterdam. He was part of the event organizing team of the association and served 7 years organizing a host of events on all continents. During his tenure he gained extensive project management skills and was responsible for implementing new technologies at ICCA events. Prior to joining the team Nigel worked as Project Manager for Singex Exhibition Ventures, the event organizing arm of the Singapore EXPO.

Part of Nigel’s responsibilities at BestCities is overseeing the Incredible Impacts partnership with ICCA. The Incredible Impacts Programme celebrates the “beyond tourism” value of international association meetings to create a powerful platform to advocate their positive societal impact. He is proud to be part of a programme that spotlights the positive impacts association meetings leave on communities across the globe.