Members are able to attend Australian AALC Triennial Conferences, international IALC Triennial Congresses and IALC Cultural Visits.

Next AALC Conference

This will take place in Adelaide at a date to be decided – Covid-19 Permitting

Recent AALC Conferences

August, 2018: Sydney

2015: The Conference from 18 to -21 October 2015 was hosted by the Lyceum Club Brisbane


IALC Congresses

2019: Stockholm, Sweden ”SWEDISH FOOTPRINTS”

Information 34th Congress Sweden

(The arrows in this document will soon be links to more information).

Registration will begin 1 November, 2018 when all the documents (registration, booking of hotel etc) will be on the website and this website, too.

View the PowerPoint Presentation (23MB) Congress 2019 Presentation


Monday 13 May – Wednesday 15 May: Pre-tour to Dalarna (Dalecarlia)
Thursday 16 May, 09.00 – 17.00 BCI meeting; Members and Guests: Morning and Afternoon – Free time
17.00-21.00 Reception at the House of Nobility, Riddarhustorget 10
Friday 17 May, 09.00 Registration at the Clarion Sign Hotel, Östra Järnvägsgatan 35
11.00 Welcome and opening of the Congress
12.00 Lunch
13.00-14.30 Keynote address: ”For the greatest benefit to Mankind (A. Nobel)”
Afternoon Free time
Evening Own arrangements
Saturday 18 May, 09.30 Keynote address: ”International aspects of cultural heritage in Stockholm”
11.15 Keynote address: ”The adventure of creating an international success of
Henning Mankell’s detective stories”
12.30 Lunch
14.00 International Council meeting / Guided tour in the Old Town for accompanying persons
Evening Home hospitality
Sunday 19 May, 09.30 Keynote address: ”ABBA – the success”
11.15 Keynote address: ”The issue of gender equalities in Sweden”
12.30 Lunch
Members and Guests Afternoon Free time
14.00 BCI meeting, evaluation time
18.00 Guided tour and Congress dinner at the Vasa Museum
Monday 20 – Thursday 23 May: Post-tour to the island of Gotland


2016: Amsterdam, The Netherlands May 2016 – Meet the Dutch Below, At and Above Sea Level


IALC Cultural Visits

May 2020 Lisbon, Portugal: More details soon

June, 2018: Oulu, Finland


Past Events

IALC Cultural Visit: May, 2017: Paris, France

IALC Congress: Amsterdam, The Netherlands May 2016

IALC Cultural Visit: Berlin Saturday May 2015

IALC Cultural Visit: Florence May 2014

IALC XXXII Triennial Congress: Perth April/May 2013. This was the first Congress in the southern hemisphere since Rotorua, New Zealand in 2001