The IPC has an important role in the organization of the SCWS:
Provides advice to the summit host on all aspects of the program.
Reviews and approves all program elements such as: themes, keynote/plenary speakers, session proposals and poster sessions.
With the Chair, directs the process for determining the host continent/region and venue for the next Science Centre World Summit.
Actively engages in promoting the summit within their regional and personal networks.