Leadership

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    James Rees elected as new ICCA president

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    James Rees, Executive Director at ExCeL London, has been elected as the new ICCA president at the General Assembly of the 57th ICCA Congress, which is taking place from 11-14 November 2018 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
    15th Nov, 2018
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    Scene Change’s ongoing commitment to developing future leaders in the Australian events industry

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    Meetings & Events Australia’s newly re-named Future Leaders program has received a major boost with national AV company Scene Change re-committing as its National Sponsor.
    7th Nov, 2018
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    Meetings Industry, Let’s Cast Our Vote!

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    Given the state of global politics in the past few years, the importance (and consequences) of voting (or not voting) should be clear as water by now. As the date draws closer for the ICCA elections to take place at the General Assembly of ICCA in Dubai (on 11 November 2018), members are encouraged to vote electronically even if they are not gracing the significant event.
    7th Nov, 2018
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    ASAE Names Su-Yen Wong as Keynote Speaker for Association Leadership Forum, Asia Pacific

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    The Center for Association Leadership, will host its fourth international conference, the Association Leadership Forum, Asia Pacific, from October 29-31 at the Grand Hyatt Singapore.
    9th Oct, 2018
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    PCMA announces 2019 20 in their Twenties class

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    PCMA has announced the 20 in their Twenties class of 2019, as the next generation of business events leaders and twenty of the brightest and most talented young professionals.
    5th Oct, 2018
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    IBTM World 2018 announces millennial tech entrepreneur as third keynote speaker

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    Multi-award-winning millennial tech entrepreneur Charlotte Pearce has been revealed as the third keynote speaker for IBTM World 2018, which will take place in Barcelona from 27-29 November.
    3rd Oct, 2018
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    Building Powerful Connections: Millennials in meetings to gather in Barcelona for the 12th ICCA Forum for Young Professionals

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    Young meetings industry professionals are invited to apply for the 12th ICCA Forum for Young Professionals, in partnership with ibtm world, a unique chance for free education and guidance from the meetings industry’s most influential trailblazers. Padraic Galligan, Managing Partner at SoolNua, is leading the faculty.
    10th Jul, 2018
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    Singapore to head up BestCities Board

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    Jeannie Lim Takes Over as Chair to Lead Global Alliance
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    Jeannie Lim, Executive Director of Conventions, Meetings and Incentive Travel at the Singapore Exhibition and Convention Bureau™ (SECB), has been elected to the role of board chair for the BestCities Global Alliance.
    11th May, 2018
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    Associations need to start preparing now for 2019, a year of change at the heart of the EU

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    The countdown to the European Parliament elections in May 2019 is a good time for associations to take stock and audit their advocacy approach before a new wave of MEPs and Commissioners set the policy agenda for 2020 and beyond.
    7th May, 2018
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    “Being curious and kind will take you a long way”

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    A chat with Michelle Crowley, PCMA’s senior director of global strategy
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    Michelle Crowley, senior director of global strategy for Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA), shared her thoughts on the importance of education and words of advice for the youth in the industry during her participation as a panel member in Dubai Association Conference.
    10th Apr, 2018
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    ICCA President to take part in new conference at IMEX EduMonday, She Means Business

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    ICCA President, Nina Freysen-Pretorius, will be on the panel at 16.40, discussing with other female industry leaders whether women in the meetings industry are “on eye level with men”.
    4th Apr, 2018
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    She Means Business - An interview with Karin Nordmeyer

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    Karin will speak at the first She Means Business conference taking place on 14 May 2018, as part of IMEX in Frankfurt.
    4th Apr, 2018
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    She Means Business - An interview with Lyn Lewis-Smith, CEO Business Events Sydney

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    Lyn will speak at the first She Means Business conference taking place on 14 May 2018, as part of IMEX in Frankfurt.
    4th Apr, 2018
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    Industry Leader from Canada Heading up Powerful International Conference Management Association

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    Oxford Economics recently published a report which credits the Meetings Industry in the US for creating 5.9 million jobs and 845 Billion USD in business sales in 2016.
    19th Mar, 2018
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    THCB Takes Silver at M&IT Awards for Best Overseas Convention Bureau​

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    At a ceremony last Friday, The Hague Convention Bureau was given a Silver Award by M&IT in London securing prestigious recognition as an excellent Overseas Convention Bureau.
    7th Mar, 2018
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    UFI Announces the Third Annual “Global Exhibitions Day” will Take Place on 6 June 2018

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    Global Exhibitions Day (GED) 2018 will be held on 6 June, 2018, globally, UFI, the Global Association of the Exhibition Industry, announces today.
    1st Mar, 2018
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    What can leaders in trade associations learn about leadership from RuPaul’s Drag Race?

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    There are lessons to be learned from one of the world's most influential drag queens, writes Enrique Velazquez, director general at Association for Consumer Credit Information Suppliers (ACCIS).
    12th Feb, 2018
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    The concept of authentic leadership in professional associations

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    The strengths of executive leaders are key to associations’ successes, and the weaknesses of leaders, when these are significant, are reasons for failures and sometimes catastrophic ones. The ability of the CEO, and of his/her top managers, to help the Board define the right strategy and to federate the staff on the achievement of the goals and the plans to reach them, is of prime importance to the raison d’être of their organisation.
    12th Feb, 2018
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    Association Leadership IS Global Leadership

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    Associations play such a vital role in virtually every global issue that we need to get beyond the old-time thinking that associations are a separate part of our economies and our societies. In many cases, they are leading those societies and laying the foundations for those economies.
    12th Feb, 2018
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    Leadership in the Association World

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    Associations play an essential role in today’s society, as they possess the collective power needed to tackle issues that matter to the communities with which they are involved. Organisations pay much attention to programmes and operations, but the importance of human capital cannot be underestimated. This is particularly true when it comes to leadership.
    12th Feb, 2018
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