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Coincidentally scheduled for the anniversary of the Gezi Park protests, the Joint Congress of European Neurology in Istanbul, Turkey was conducted without any unexpected events – due to the foresighted Professional Conference Planning by Congrex.
Income from Conference Exhibition and Sponsorship is very important. You need to look for someone who can help you raise those funds, and has a proven history in meeting or even exceeding their clients target find. By being connected to people, being able to cut through the mounds of the red tape and filled with […]
In February 2015 we announced in our News Section the selection of Congrex Switzerland as partner in the Maritz Global Meetings Network. The network is conducted by Maritz Travel Company, which consists of Maritz Travel Meetings & Incentives and Experient. Maritz’ Global Meetings Network welcomes 25 global partners representing nearly 60 countries. Congrex Switzerland is proud to serve as […]
The European Committee for the Treatment and Research in Multiple Sclerosis (ECTRIMS) re-elects Congrex Switzerland as their Professional Congress Organiser (PCO) until 2018 after a very successful ECTRIMS congress in Barcelona with over 9’000 participants. “ECTRIMS has been collaborating with Congrex Switzerland as PCO for our annual congress since 1999. Their highly professional approach in […]
The successful PCO, or Professional Conference Organiser of the future will increasingly act as a consultant of its client. The traditional, more logistical services will become a commodity every client expects and which in my opinion in the future will not be the differentiator between real PCOs. Unfortunately a lot of companies call themselves PCO, […]
Member engagement is one of the leading topics when it comes to association management in the last years. As we move into the last quarter of 2015 it might be a good time for your association to evaluate what was accomplished in 2015 and what challenges lie ahead in 2016. And thus, one main concern […]
When organising a successful conference or event, a key ingredient is your ability to manage and produce a conference cash-flow management plan. However, there are some organisers who are more absorbed in marketing and logistics that they repeatedly fall short in creating and updating their cash-flow management plan. In order for you to build an […]
The region of Basel is well known as a Life Sciences hub and as the home of many leading pharmaceutical, med- and bio-tech companies with the most promising product pipelines in the world. Basel offers one of the most innovative environments in Life Sciences worldwide. Dynamic and at the heart of Europe The Basel area […]
Meeting management. Every conference or event is different and requires experienced organising committees in order to manage everything needed for its success. Since there are various roles to play, organisers have to clearly define their responsibilities so that every requirement is met on time. The host organisation should ensure that every member is aware of […]