ID: NEWS-061223 15 Dec 2023

ICPA2023 Conference Concludes with Exciting Insights and Presentations

Antwerp, Belgium - The highly anticipated ICPA Annual Conference 2023, hosted by the Belgian Prison Service, concluded on October 27 2023. This six-day event brought together professionals and experts from around the world to discuss the theme of "Humane Corrections: What more can we do."

During the conference, participants engaged in fruitful discussions, sharing experiences and exploring innovative ideas and approaches to improve all elements of correctional practice. The event featured a diverse range of plenary sessions and workshops. Networking events across the week also provided valuable opportunities for attendees to connect and learn from each other.
ICPA is pleased to make available to its members recordings of the presentations from the 2023 Annual Conference. The presentations cover a wide range of topics related to humane corrections, including new trends and innovations, technology in corrections, community-based approaches, mental health and healthcare, education and vocational training, staff wellbeing and retention, and more. These insightful presentations offer a wealth of knowledge and best practices for professionals in the field.
ICPA’s 2023 Conference showcased the commitment of the international corrections community to fostering a more compassionate and effective justice system. It provided a platform for policymakers, researchers, practitioners, and stakeholders to come together and collectively address the challenges faced by the industry.
"The presentations shared during the conference are a testament to the dedication and expertise of our global community," stated Natalie Boal, Executive Director ICPA. "We hope that these valuable resources will inspire further progress and encourage ongoing collaboration among professionals in the field of corrections."
ICPA’s 2023 Annual Conference has undoubtedly left a lasting impact on attendees, equipping them with new insights and fresh perspectives. As the conference concluded, participants expressed their excitement and gratitude for the opportunity to learn from each other and explore innovative approaches to enhance the quality of corrections.
For those who missed the conference or wish to revisit the valuable presentations, they can now be accessed via link below. The presentations serve as a lasting resource for professionals seeking to stay informed about the latest developments and challenges within the field of corrections.
With the success of the ICPA Annual Conference 2023, anticipation is already building for next year’s conference in Singapore that will continue to drive progress and innovation in the field of corrections.