Associations UK Congress

16 – 17 December 2019 ICC Birmingham, UK Congress

Speakers

It’s important to us to find speakers with new projects, successes and ideas to share. The majority of the speaker panel will consist of association executive heads, directors or heads of teams or senior managers working on a particular project or programme.  Any consultant speakers will be selected for their experience of and expertise in working with associations. 

Featured Speakers

Sheryl Fernando

Membership Director
UK Finance

Jodie Gray

Director of Strategic Development
English UK

Richard Lambert

Chief Executive Officer
National Landlords Association

Riad Mannan

Event Portfolio Development Manager
The Institution of Engineering and Technology

All Speakers

Philip Allen

Head of Learning
Personal Investment Management and Financial Advice Association

Greig Baker

Chief Executive
Guide Public Affairs

Sophie Bennett

Keynote Speaker, Author
Sophie Bennett

Linda Best

Account Director, Associations
The ICC - Birmingham

Younes Bouhab

Mobile Strategist
Conference Compass

Andy Burman

Chief Executive
British Dietetic Association

Barbara Calderwood

Divisional Director of Associations
MCI UK

Sophie Carr

Director / Analyst
Bays Consulting

Andrew Chamberlain

Managing Director
Consort Strategy Ltd

Vicki Clubley

Head of Industry News
ITN Productions

Michael Collins

Managing Consultant
Database Marketing Counsel

Vanessa Dal Busco

Head of Business Development
Upbeat by Professional Advantage

Louis Dixon

Business Development Manager - EMEA
Madgex

Therese Dolan

AM&C Director – ICSA Global and Statisticians in the Pharmaceutical Industry
ICSA Statisticians in the Pharmaceutical Industry

David Douglas

Association Consultant and Founder
Membership Matters

Camilla Durrant

Head of Membership
British Dietetic Association

Katherine Eden Haig

Owner
The Association Resources Company

Richard Ellithorne

Membership Services Director
Builders Merchants Federation

Sheryl Fernando

Membership Director
UK Finance

Sasha Frieze

Managing Director
The Business Narrative

Serena Gay

CEO and Founder
Made4UPodcasts

Gordon Glenister

Global Head of Influencer Marketing
Branded Content Marketing Association

Jodie Gray

Director of Strategic Development
English UK

David Hart

Director
E and H Consulting

Jason Hinkle

Head of Member Engagement – Europe and Americas
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants

Emily Kidner

Senior Producer
ITN Productions

Paul Killoran

CEO
Ex Ordo

Nika Kurent

Head of Events
World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts

Richard Lambert

Chief Executive Officer
National Landlords Association

Rachel Lambert-Forsyth

Director of Membership and Professional Affairs
Royal Society of Biology

Gaynor Lewis

Head of Commercial Development
Institute of Leadership & Management

Russ Magnuson

Chief Executive Officer
RD Mobile

Riad Mannan

Event Portfolio Development Manager
The Institution of Engineering and Technology

John Martinez

Chief Executive Officer & Founder
Shocklogic

James Morgan

Founder & Principal Lecturer
Event Tech Lab

Paul Overton

Director
Trusted Cyber Solutions

David Parker

Director Conferences and Events
Royal College of Physicians

Nyssa Patel

Industry Analyst/Economist
Builders Merchants Federation

David Preston

Chief Executive Officer
Realise

Valli Rajagopal

CEO
Digital Learn Ltd

Tannaz Rastegar

Marketing, Events and Business Development Manager
Pensions Management Institute

Lorraine Reese

Head of Conferences and Events
Biochemical Society

Jane Royden

Director
E and H Consulting

Rennie Schafer

Chief Executive Officer
Federation of European Self Storage Associations

Mike Sewell

Managing Director
Cambridge Publishers Ltd

Martin Shepherdly

CEO
BeThere Global

Alex Skinner

CEO
Pixl8 Group

Paul Sloggett

Head of Member Engagement
Chartered Institution of Wastes Management

Cecilia Spoor

Leadership Programme Director
Association of Association Executives

Simon Stannard

European & International Affairs Director
Wine and Spirit Trade Association

Antonia Stratford

Head of Public Affairs
Re-engage

Ben Sturt

Managing Director
Chrysalis Digital

Lynsey Sweales

CEO
SocialB

Ben Thomas

Chief Executive
Mi-Voice

Emma Thompson

Director
Ashridge Communications

Ian Thompson

CEO
British APCO

Amanda Thurlow

Member Engagement Manager
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants

Tonnis van Dam

Benchmarking Director
Compare 2 Compete Benchmarking Solutions

Anthony Wilkinson

Director of Operations
Research Quality Association