American Camp Association (ACA), US – February 6-9,2024

Participate in educational breakouts, keynote events led by distinguished industry experts, peer-to-peer informal discussion groups, and many other learning opportunities were offered.

ICF representatives exchanged ideas at several information meetings, met National Board members and CEO Tom Rosenberg at a reception, hosted an “International Songs and Games” workshop, reviewed the highlights of the ICC Spain, gained new ideas in the Exhibition Hall and shared much laughter over meals!

Plan to join us in Dallas, Texas! February 18-21, 2025 Watch for details as we plan to revive the ICF Pre-Conference tour Feb 16-17th!

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Mexican Camp Association (AMC), Mexico – February 10, 2024

On February 10th 2024, the Mexican Camp Association made history by opening its doors to the general public for the first time during the National Camps Congress (CONCAMPS). This groundbreaking event welcomed nearly 280 attendees and saw the participation of around 20 companies, all gathered with the common goal of enhancing their skills in organized camping through workshops, lectures, and hands-on activities.

More info here


Ontario Camps Association (OCA), Canada – February 14-15, 2024

OCE Connects 2024 Conference

As a professional association, the OCA strives to promote that working in the camp and outdoor education industry can be a lifelong career that requires on-going education, dedication, and passion.

More info here


Association of Program Camps, Russia – February 20-22, 2024

The Association of Program Camps held their annual conference from 20-22 February 2024. The conference was attended by CEOs of children’s camps from all regions of Russia. The main themes of the conference were Inspiration, Experience, and Development, with focuses on Team, Marketing, and Sales. The event featured 21 speakers and had a total of 137 participants. The conference provided an excellent opportunity for attendees to network and learn from each other.

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Children’s Camp Education Alliance (CCEA), China – March 16-18, 2024

8th Children’s Camp Education Conference in China

Dive into the future of education at the 8th Children’s Camp Education Conference in 2024, where the theme China’s pan-camp education development and the integration of cultural tourism – Reborn, Reshape, Blossom will take center stage. Join camp professionals from March 16 to 18, 2024, at the picturesque Taiwu Ski Town in Chongli, Zhangjiakou City, Hebei Province, for a transformative experience that will shape the future of education and cultural tourism.

More info and photos here


Institute of Camp Education (ICE), China – March 19-21, 2024

2nd Chinese-Russian Forum of Children’s Camps

The forum is aimed at uniting professionals, teachers and enthusiasts involved in children’s camps from China, Russia, Mongolia, Uzbekistan and some other countries. It provides a unique platform for exchanging ideas, promoting collaboration, and exploring opportunities to improve the experience of camp leaders and educators in these countries.

More info here