A pioneer in Professional Congress Organization and Association Management, Kenes continues to uphold its 45-year tradition as a leading innovator in its field.
Founded in 1965, Kenes is widely regarded as an industry pioneer. Today with more than 45 years experience, the company is committed to providing the highest standard of service to medical and scientific associations, aiding in the facilitation of global exchange and management of medical knowledge.
Kenes has organized over 2,800 congresses in over 100 countries, attracts around 110,000 attendees per year, and some 50 long-term clients. The company provides association management and consultancy services to 14 medical and scientific organizations with a combined 15,000 membership.
A global company with a local presence, Kenes has offices in Geneva, London, Munich, Hamburg, Berlin, Leipzig, Madrid, Istanbul, Tel-Aviv, Singapore, and Santiago de Chile. A staff of over 300 specialists worldwide ensures that Kenes' experience, expertise, values and ethics are upheld throughout the Group.
Since 1972, Kenes has been a member of ICCA (the International Congress and Convention Association), and of IAPCO (the International Association of Professional Congress Organizers) of which Gideon Rivlin, Kenes Founder, served as president from 1981 to 1983.