Day: March 28, 2018

An association ‘room with a zoo’ in Antwerp

Over 240 associations were represented among the 500 attendees at the Associations World Congress, which took place in Antwerp, 12–14 March. The Congress, managed and organised by the Association of Association Executives (AAE), was held at the Flanders Meeting & Convention Center Antwerp’s (FMCCA) ‘a room with a zoo’. Read more about Associations World Congress, here. Credit: Toerisme Vlaande...

Associations World Congress 2018

Over 240 associations were represented among the 500 attendees at the Associations World Congress, which took place in Antwerp, 12–14 March. The Congress offered sessions on best practice, benchmarking, governance and many other business-critical topics, specifically tailored for international and European associations. The Congress, managed and organised by the Association of Association Executiv...

Aussie hopes on Bid Fund to arrest BE spend decline

Australia is missing out on up to a billion dollars a year in delegate expenditure, according to the chief of the country’s national association representing convention bureaus. The Association of Australian Convention Bureaux (AACB) has produced a fresh analysis of its members’ bids won, lost and bids in the pipeline for the years ahead, which reveals the number of business events won for Austral...