Urban air traffic and sustainable mobility become focal points of congress in Hamburg The host city of Hamburg and the World Congress organiser ERTICO have solidified their co-operation after Senator Michael Westhagemann, President of…
It is truly amazing that the first iPhone was launched only 11 years ago. This started a revolution of data and communication we have never seen before. Not only in our personal lives, but also in the business sector. The use of smartphones turned us to the always-on generation with different expectations when it comes to flow of information. Communication strategies that worked before no longer cut it. This article will explore how technology can help associations, PCOs and other event industry experts to accommodate the always-on need.
The world of work is changing. New shifts and megatrends (Naisbitt, 1983) in the way we see, look at and are influenced by, technological developments, social shifts and cultural changes appear to become more pronounced by the minute. Researchers both, in academia (see also Ashford et al., 2018; Vogel et al., 2018) and in practice, agree to disagree on the details but are united in their perception that fast-paced change and agile adaptation are bringing about a new equilibrium in the way we look at work and our free time. Lines are blurring, social and societal purpose move to the foreground, the concept of the ‘alpha-leader’ is largely disappearing and hierarchies are flattening. What does this mean for associations, their managers and leaders at board level?
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Issue 86, Q3, 2019 The Story of the Storyboard Engineering the Unexpected 5 innovative trends in event management How can intelligence exchange benefit your association Multiple Milestones for MCEC Women Deliver 2019 - Power Full How to make a world congress truly unique Making the most of networking through technology IAPCO Education Events Sustainability & CSR IAPCO Member News and much much more
All the news from the International Association of Professional Organisers featuring: Eureka! Colloquium Numbr is a winner at IMEX Awards Expert Knowledge Articles: Digital Disruption in the Business Events Industry The Future of Meetings: Original Events PCMA Column: Speakers Speaking to Speakers 7 ways to create a sustainable conference The Quest for New Association Business Models How to make an event marketing strategy Plus! Lots of news from our members, partners, IAPCO and much more
News from the International Association of Professional Organisers. Featuring: Relationships underpin success. PCMA Column: Trends that are changing meeting design. Association trends for the Asian market to look out for in 2019. Why engagement alone won’t be in enough in 2019. Team: Can sport improve companies and how we work. Attracting membership from different geographical regions and cultures and much much more...
The Emirates Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery hoped to raise awareness on the rising epidemic that is facing the Region in hopes of creating viable solutions to avoid and reverse the effects of obesity. MCI set about introducing innovative ideas to be introduced into the congress programme.