Dion Bassett new Operations Director at Congrex UK
Dion Bassett has been appointed Operations Director at Congrex UK with effect from 1 July 2013. She will be based in the London office. more
Congrex Canada at IMEX
IMEX 2013 in Frankfurt Germany is coming up 21 – 23 May. Adriana Spitteler, Managing Director of Congrex Canada is invited to participate as hosted buyer. She will also join a round-table discussion on behalf of the IAS in one of the ICCA sessions during the Association Day 20 May. more
European Convention Centre Price Survey
European convention centres seem to be conceding that the only answer in the Financial crisis is to go with the flow- upwards. more
Meet! magazine: Resource planning for associations; headache or pain relief?
Despite the different purpose and ownership structure, managing an association effectively does not differ that much from running a commercial company.
Associations normally need the same competence as commercial companies in terms of management, strategy and planning, finance, operations, customer service, marketing and communication.
But where commercial businesses have dedicated salaried staff for each field of responsibility, the competence in association staff is often concentrated in a few individuals.
Renewed partnership with Swiss Society of General Internal Medicine
Congrex Switzerland has been appointed official Professional Conference Organiser for the largest Swiss medical conference in Geneva 2014, the joint conference of the Swiss Society of General Internal Medicine (SSIM) and the European Federation of Internal Medicine (EFIM). The decision has been announced by the Executive Committee of SSIM. more