Associations World Congress & Expo

5 – 9 July 2021 Online: Live & On-Demand Congress

Benefits for Event Strategists

Join the high-level Association Events Strategy Forum for strategic events executives, including: education, discussion and ideas.

  • Establish where your organisation is on a scale of how well you understand your members and leveraging data assets for successful engagement and personalisation
  • Gain the tools necessary to plan and implement your event project plan in alignment with your deliverable budget
  • Understand the impact of looking at events as part of a portfolio of activities aimed at delivering long-term value for the association and its members
  • Gain new event sustainability insights and best practices and learn how sustainable development goals provide a path for greater impact and collaboration. 
Other Events topics also includes:

For event managers, a range of practical expert sessions:

  • How to work successfully with committees, boards and advisory groups on major events
  • Developing long-term relationships and improving sponsor retention
  • How to address the challenges and risks of launching events in new territories and regions
  • Hear from a leading European medical association how their annual congress reached out to the public
  • Developing a sustainable event and why sustainability is becoming an increasingly important issue

A selection of associations with Event Strategists attending

Testimonials from previous delegates

  • I learned a lot from the different associations and have many new ideas to improve our organization. I will be attending again next year.
    Alexandra Bonazza Cassoli, , European Respiratory Society
  • Great to see the Leader's Forum addressing real-world issue association executives need to address
    Rodney Cox, Events Director, International Gas Union (IGU)
  • It was a valuable 3 days. I came back with dozens of ideas, contacts and leads. The ideal mix of suppliers, organisers and venues.
    Emily Blitz, Director - Conferences, International AIDS Society
  • A perfect blend of valuable content, excellent social activities and beautiful location. It was one of the best conferences I attended and one well worth the travel !
    Oana Scarlatescu, Programme Manager, World Heart Federation
  • Very informative talks and sessions and the right people in one spot.
    Melanie Decker, Director Events & Exhibitions, Parenteral Drug Association Europe
  • An amazing educational and networking opportunity for senior leaders of associations. It is a perfect combination of gaining new knowledge and skills, and to meet peers and industry suppliers.
    Nika Kurent, Head of Events, World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts