Associations World Congress 2024

9 – 11 June 2024 Graz, Austria Congress

Europe’s highest-level and most valued conference for association leaders and senior executives

Benefits of attending

  • Learn how to address the most challenging issues facing you in your association
  • Gain insights into how other associations are developing their services and products
  • Hear how to transform your events portfolio to be commercially successful and supports your strategic objectives
  • Establish how to drive the most value from upgrading and adoption of CRMs and AMSs
  • Learn how others are adopting AI for conferences and events reliably
  • Examine pricing approaches for online and physical conference participation
  • Examine your member engagement measurement and maximisation opportunities
  • Learn how to launch and run successful online communities and forums
  • Get insights into the best (non-board) volunteer development and their effective contribution to the association
  • Ascertain how other associations establish member needs and how these are communicated to and handled by executive boards
  • How AI is fitting in to the trusted status of associations
  • Examine the best Digitial transformations for membership management
  • Improve your personal performance with one of the Executive Skills sessions
  • Build relationships with your peers in similar associations
  • Gain recognition for sharing your experiences and opinion
  • Develop your knowledge, know-how and network to enhance your career progression
  • Highly valued by delegates: view testimonials from the last congress

What's in the congress

  • 16 half-day sessions addressing critical issues, led by experts
  • 5 streams: Association Strategy, Conference & Events Strategy, Membership Strategy, Professional Development and Executive Skills
  • 48 case studies presented by leading associations executives
  • 100+ case studies shared at the event - in addition to the 48 above
  • Lots of interaction, discussion and sharing: room and table discussions, group & individual exercises, Q&As
  • Delegates working together to innovate ideas and create value
  • Gain real solutions to apply immediately and strategic advice for a secure and successful future
  • Update yourself and discover best-in-breed suppliers to support your member services, events and organisation's future
  • Top suppliers for appointments in dedicated supplier networking sessions
  • Welcome Reception & Welcome Dinnners
  • Congress Party
  • Why not arrive a few days early for the weekend, to visit the amazing city of Graz, Austria's second city