Associations UK Congress & Expo

16 – 17 December 2019 ICC Birmingham, UK Congress

Education Programme

Sessions are planned on the following topics:

  • Digital transformation – helping leaders to understand and activate major change
  • Building your association’s income – why diversification of revenue streams other than member subs is an essential strategy for today’s association
  • Breaking bad and making good – everything that is wrong with your board and how to fix it!
  • Monetising education - maintaining quality whilst making a better contribution to the bottom line
  • Cybersecurity - protecting your association’s reputation and your members’ data; what are the likely threats and how do we prepare and respond?
  • Upscaling and refreshing a major event to improve quality, delegate numbers, feedback, sponsorship and the bottom line
  • Re-engaging with the “silent majority” – why this overlooked group of members may be one of your association’s most important assets

Other topic areas that will be addressed includes:

  • Events strategy and planning;
  • Membership engagement;
  • Commercial activities and revenue generation;
  • Learning and development;
  • Marketing and communications;
  • Association management and event technology. 

Themes will include digital transformation; and an exploration of ways to rejuvenate and refresh workstreams and activities, so that you are ready to meet 2020 feeling inspired. 

Session formats 
Breakfast Brains
Expert Briefings
Success Stories