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Dear friends and colleagues, As this year comes to a close, we are reminded of everything that Congrex Switzerland has been able to accomplish. We sincerely would like to thank our employees, clients, suppliers, and partners who have made 2017 another tremendous year for us. What follows here is a list of just a few […]
Press Release: Basel, December 11, 2017 – for immediate release Personnel changes at Congrex Switzerland! A few days ago, Managing Director Alain Pittet announced, that he would leave Congrex Switzerland to take on new professional challenges. Julia Bicher, Director Operations & Key Accounts who acted as his deputy will temporarily take over the position as […]
The role of a professional conference organiser has drastically changed over the past ten years, and this trend is only expected to continue. Many believe that the PCO of the near future will represent more of a consultant as opposed to dealing with logistical services alone. However, it is still interesting to note that many […]
Members are the mainstay of associations, yet the concept of membership is subject to a constant evolution that mirrors the world we live in and the ever-changing nature of society. This article reviews some significant factors that organisational leaders must take into consideration to allow for organic and sustained growth within their member base. Rethinking […]
Press Release: Basel, November 9, 2017 Congrex Switzerland signs important new contracts with global leading associations like the European Society of Cardiology (ESC), the European Respiratory Society (ERS), the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology (EADV) and a long-term contract extension with the European Committee for Treatment and Research in MS (ECTRIMS). After the success […]
Conferences provide invaluable opportunities for networking, exchanging innovative concepts, and establishing gold standards. Conference technology can help take the conference experience to a new level by adding a layer of innovation and interactivity that benefits everyone involved. Below are three ways in which various conference technology tools can be used by anyone in the meeting […]
Conference sponsorship is one of the most widely used strategies to drive engagement and increase membership levels. A 2017 report revealed that global sponsorship spending is growing at average annual rates of 4 percent and is only expected to keep rising. However, sponsorship in the associations and membership organisations sector is not always used to […]