INTERNATIONAL BAGPIPE ORGANISATION
Cassandre Balosso-Bardin is the founder of the International Bagpipe Organisation (IBO) and main organiser of the International Bagpipe Conferences (IBC). So far, she has organised three successful academic conferences, creating a unique platform for bagpipe academia. The conferences are held biennally in different locations.
2012 - 1st International Bagpipe Conference - London (hosted by the IMR and SOAS)
2014 - 2nd International Bagpipe Conference - London (hosted by the IMR and SOAS)
2016 - 3rd International Bagpipe Conference - Glasgow (co-organised and hosted by the National Piping Centre)
The scope of the organisation is currently being developped by supporting talks in various festivals around the world.
Interview on the BBC Breakfast Show, March 2012
Feature on PRI The World, March 2015