The IBC International Business Congress e.V. (former the EBC, European Business Congress e. V.) is an international, non-governmental and non-profit organisation (NGO) founded in December 1997 in Bonn, Germany. As of January 2020, the IBC has 124 members from 24 countries worldwide. Statutory bodies of the IBC are the General Assembly, the Presiding Committee and the Board of Directors.
supporting the development of intergovernmental and international economic cooperation
promoting economic development
promoting a sustainable dialogue between politics and private business
These objectives will be achieved and especially implemented by
open and frank discussion of common interests and shared challenges in the Working Committees and subsequent development of practical solutions
passing on these results as recommendations to governments, relevant authorities and other NGOs
promoting an efficient exchange of information between the IBC and international organisations as well as fostering the IBC network
promoting cooperation between companies and international organisations
organising conferences and seminars on pressing entrepreneurial topics
The core activity of the IBC is to offer a platform for open discussion, which take place in the frames of different Working Committees and Sub-Working groups on average four times a year. This makes the organisation highly attractive and unique to its members.
Gas Industry science & technology magazine becomes an official partner of the IBC
Established in 1956, this respected industry publication offers a high-quality coverage of the most important world energy issues. It also reports on newest science-based technologies and equipment and its testing experience by prominent representatives of the fuel and energy complex. Each issue features up to 30 copyrighted scholarly writings. The Gas Industry magazine is included in the list of periodic publications recommended by the Higher Attestation Commission of Ministry of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation for publishing of scholarly writings of candidates for scientific degrees.
Over the past few years, the magazine has been actively engaged in its international presence. Upon the decision of the IBC Board of Executive Directors the Gas Industry magazine assumed a new role of an official partner of the organization. The publication co-founded the international competition for young scientists “Oil & Gas Projects: a Glance in the Future”. It has also followed a trend of editorial digitalization and gained its popularity on major social media platforms like YouTube, Instagram, Telegram and Yandex.Dzen.
The IBC member companies have an opportunity to publish their scientific papers and reports proceeding the meetings of the IBC Working Committees in the magazine at no cost. For publication of scientific papers please contact: email@example.com
The publication is issued monthly in Russian and since 2020 quarterly in English.