Dawn’s career started in the conference department of the Institute of Chartered Accountants. Two years later in 1981, she joined the International Bar Association as a Conference Administrator, personally responsible for her own annual events list. Dawn has genuinely spent all her working life in conference and event management and has experience in every element, in many countries, and is well-aware of the subtleties of the ‘global market’. Dawn’s know-how enables clients to benefit from the extra touches that make events stand out from their competitors. Dawn worked with Judy for many years at the IBA and then joined JL ICS in 1999, where her chief responsibilities are for the working programmes, venue and speaker liaison.