Leadership

  • Magazine:
    Image:

    Building Powerful Connections: Millennials in meetings to gather in Barcelona for the 12th ICCA Forum for Young Professionals

    Summary:
    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
    Category:
  • Image:

    Singapore to head up BestCities Board

    Sub-Title:
    Jeannie Lim Takes Over as Chair to Lead Global Alliance
    Summary:
    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
    Category:
  • Magazine:
    Image:

    Associations need to start preparing now for 2019, a year of change at the heart of the EU

    Summary:
    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
    Category:
  • Magazine:
    Image:

    “Being curious and kind will take you a long way”

    Sub-Title:
    A chat with Michelle Crowley, PCMA’s senior director of global strategy
    Summary:
    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
    Category:
  • Magazine:
    Image:

    ICCA President to take part in new conference at IMEX EduMonday, She Means Business

    Summary:
    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
    Category:
  • Magazine:
    Image:

    She Means Business - An interview with Karin Nordmeyer

    Summary:
    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
    Category:
  • Magazine:
    Image:

    She Means Business - An interview with Lyn Lewis-Smith, CEO Business Events Sydney

    Summary:
    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
    Category:
  • Magazine:
    Image:

    Industry Leader from Canada Heading up Powerful International Conference Management Association

    Summary:
    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
    Category:
  • Magazine:
    Image:

    THCB Takes Silver at M&IT Awards for Best Overseas Convention Bureau​

    Summary:
    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
    Category:
  • Magazine:
    Image:

    UFI Announces the Third Annual “Global Exhibitions Day” will Take Place on 6 June 2018

    Summary:
    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
    Category:
  • Magazine:
    Image:

    What can leaders in trade associations learn about leadership from RuPaul’s Drag Race?

    Summary:
    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
    Category:
  • Magazine:
    Image:

    The concept of authentic leadership in professional associations

    Summary:
    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
    Category:
  • Magazine:
    Image:

    Association Leadership IS Global Leadership

    Summary:
    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
    Category:
  • Magazine:
    Image:

    Leadership in the Association World

    Summary:
    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
    Category:
  • Magazine:
    Image:

    Leading the Association – One Conversation at a Time

    Summary:
    Ideas create communities, but they don’t necessarily create cohesion or engagement – while ideas are critical to membership organisations, it is conversations that create communities of change. Research at the Center for Creative Leadership (CCL) has found that individuals may be more connected to a cause or an idea than to an organisation and its leader. Yet, it is up to leaders to transform ideas into a conversation, if they want a community of inclusion, solidarity, and engagement.
    12th Feb, 2018
    Category:
  • Magazine:
    Image:

    Medellin rises through the ranks

    Summary:
    Medellin, one of Colombia’s liveliest cities, has become one of the fastest-growing destinations on a global scale, going up 146 places since making its first appearance in the ICCA destination ranking reports in 2007.
    3rd Nov, 2017
    Category:

About Us

Supported by the European Society of Association Executives (ESAE) and the Union of International Associations (UIA), Headquarters Magazines serve the needs of international associations organizing worldwide congresses.

Supported by the European Management Assistants Association (EUMA), European Cities Marketing (ECM) and Site, MIM Europe is designed for corporate meetings and incentives planners based all over Europe.