Manchester United Football Club will be the main venue for the three-day conference in January 2011.
Delegates will stay at The Midland Hotel and a welcome reception is scheduled to take place at the Museum of Science and Industry in the city.
The conference will include practical workshops, group sessions and team-building exercises.
ABPCO chair Rebecca Cadman-Jones said: "Manchester offers a fantastic delegate experience, with versatile venues and stunning buildings."
Visit Manchester managing director Paul Simpson said: "We are proud to be the first destination member to join ABPCO and we trust it will be a successful conference."