Petra Feistl manages the World Congresses on Endometriosis, and reports to the secretary general.
Petra is from Austria and as she always wanted to combine her passion for travelling with her work, she completed her Master’s Degree in the field of Tourism and Leisure Time Management. Her education provided internship positions in Great Britain, Mexico, and Canada (at ICS). After working for a professional conference organiser in Europe and managing various state of the art medical congresses and events in Europe’s major congress destinations, Petra gained further work experience in intercultural communications and high-level administration while working for an international company for several years.
Working cohesively and collaboratively in a matrixed environment, with a proven ability to interact with the various project stakeholders, summarise her strong organisational skills and her thorough understanding of the various aspects of conference and association management.
Returning to the meeting and event industry, Petra re-joined the ICS team in February 2016, and became a part of the WES team in September 2016.