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PCO & Events

A pioneer of Slovenia's meetings industry, Cankarjev dom (CD) is the perfect solution when looking for a reliable, experienced, and well-connected partner. As a Professional Conference Organiser (PCO) and member of IAPCO since 1980 CD organises and manages conferences and events in Slovenia and abroad while developing flexible and integrated solutions for associations, companies, and government agencies. As an in-house PCO of the eponymous cultural and congress centre, Cankarjev dom’s competitive advantage is the option of enhancing events with art.

Professional Conference Organiser

Meetings & Events

Congress and Event Management

CD's congress services include:

• Project Planning, Consulting and Bidding
• Research of Venues and Suitable Meeting Dates
• Contract Negotiations
• Finances and Budget Control
• Congress Technology
• Abstract Handling
• Participant and Speakers’ Management
• Exhibitor and Sponsor Management
• Hotel Services
• Congress Websites
• Congress Marketing

Cankarjev dom offers turn-key solutions for virtual and hybrid congress formats.

Experience and Technology Hand in Hand

The technical crew of Cankarjev dom forms part of the CD team which makes sure that your event is brought to a satisfactory conclusion.



  • Our on-the-spot team of professionals, thoroughly familiar with the event execution procedures, leave nothing to chance
  • Full implementation of an event: from conception to conclusion
  • Sound, light, multimedia, IT and set technician services; if required also the project manager as well as ushering staff are at your disposal (number and extent of the team members depend on the scope of the event) 
  • Technical equipment and stage set properties available for lease 
  • Our experienced team provides comprehensive support to presentations, projections and implementation of various light, sound and set effects
  • The speakers and performers are well provided for – preview room and rooms for the secretariat and rehearsals are available
  • Renovated premises boast modern systems of room-partitioning which enable multifarious events 
  • Registration desks and cloakrooms available in designated areas 
  • All events are supported by state-of-the-art, constantly upgraded equipment
Člani najpomembnejših mednarodnih organizacij

Smo člani IAPCO, ICCA, kongresnih uradov Slovenije in Ljubljane, kar zagotavlja najvišje standarde našega delovanja


Bistvo uspešnega sobivanja je tesno sodelovanje, skupne izkušnje in vzajemna spodbuda. Z našimi partnerji smo spletli tesne vezi, ki nas bogatijo.

Exhibitions and Fairs

Extensive and versatile, Cankarjev dom is built for success. Its spacious Foyers I and II and the Grand Reception Hall are ideal venues for large-scale events such as fairs or exhibitions. Cankarjev dom’s team can also provide all the necessary components for the set up of exhibition spaces, stages or other constructions, as well as technical equipment for presentation purposes (sound system, projectors, screens, advanced display technology, etc.). The delivery of larger or heavier exhibits to the various floors becomes effortless with the building’s purpose-built driveways or lifts. Take advantage of Cankarjev dom’s excellent location and stage your event in the heart of Ljubljana.

Social Events and Experiences

Cankarjev dom offers unique venues for custom-made experiences. We offer hospitality to gatherings of all shapes and sizes. In addition to creating a pleasant and welcoming atmosphere for your guests, we guarantee superior event implementation, as our team will fulfil even the unexpressed wishes. We offer advice on the menu with carefully selected fresh and quality ingredients, on the room setup and decoration, and help select the event programme. We are committed to paying attention to the smallest detail and meeting all expectations.

Fresh & Local

Do you know the secret of the world's best restaurants? Fresh and high-quality, traceable ingredients arriving on your plate in the shortest time possible. In cooperation with local suppliers, they are provided by our catering partners. It always pays to choose from the variety of seasonal produce. Sustainable development and ecology are not just vogue words, they are our motto and philosophy.


We are intensely aware of the uniqueness of each event, as well as of the individuality of each attendant. Gluten-free? Vegetarian? No problem. We can fulfil all of your expectations and requirements.

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