ICPA Annual Conference 2024

The ICPA Annual Conference 2024 is an event that should not be missed by anyone interested in corrections and the justice system. The conference, which is hosted by the Singapore Prison Service, will take place in Singapore, from September 1 – 6 2024, at the Grand Copthorne Hotel. The theme of the conference is Enabling Desistance: Beyond Recidivism.
This conference is suitable for a wide range of professionals, including heads of service, policymakers, researchers, corrections practitioners, academics, lawyers, and other stakeholders involved in the field of corrections. Participants will be able to share their experiences, learn from each other, and explore new ideas and approaches to improve the quality of corrections.
The conference will cover a wide range of topics under the banner of recidivism and desistance, including new trends and innovations, the use of technology, community-based corrections, mental health and healthcare, cohort-specific corrections, education, and vocational training, and much more. Attendees will have the opportunity to participate in plenary sessions, workshops, discussions, and networking events, as well as to visit correctional facilities and learn about the Singapore Prison Service's best practices.
The ICPA Annual Conference 2024 is an excellent opportunity for professionals in the field of corrections to come together, learn from each other, and explore new ideas and approaches to improve the quality of corrections. The conference promises to be an exciting and informative event that will provide valuable insights into the latest developments and challenges in the field.

Agenda Overview

Details concerning the programme and presentations will be published as they become available. The overview of this exciting week-long event is as follows:
Sunday 1 September:
Yellow Ribbon Run / Delegates Check-in/ Welcome Reception
Monday 2 September: 
Opening Sessions, Plenary, Workshops and Exhibition / Host Reception
Tuesday 3 September: 
Plenary, Workshops and Exhibition / AGM and Private Events in evening
Wednesday 4 September: 
Host Country Day, Plenary, Workshops and Exhibition / Awards Ceremony and Gala Dinner
Thursday 5 September: 
Plenary, Workshops, Exhibition and Closing Sessions
Friday 6 September:
Prison and Facility Visits



Registrations and hotel booking links will be opening in 2024!
Meanwhile you might be interested in our two upcoming confrences 'Technology in Corrections Conference' (TIC) 21 - 24 April and and 'Innovative Prisons Infrastructure Conference' (IPIC) in Istanbul, Türkiye from 24 - 26 April.
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