The Data-Driven Association: Harnessing the Power of Cloud Computing

by Jeff Horne, Founder and CEO, Industrial & Wicket and Michael Brennan, Consultant In association management, as in business, data-decision making is seemingly everywhere. If you aren’t managing your association through the collection and analysis of data already, you can expect your Board to ask why, and for good reason. The use of data, translated[…]

Bringing the Public In: How to make public opinion an effective advocacy tool?

By David Coletto, Abacus Data & Kate Harrison, Summa Strategies Ever wondered how to use public opinion research or polling to improve your advocacy campaign?  Or how the data itself could be used to build relationships with stakeholders and government decision makers? You’re not alone. A modern advocacy strategy must include the public and polling can[…]

Porter Airlines Returns as Innovator Partner for Engaging Associations Forum

We are thrilled to welcome back Porter Airlines to the Engaging Associations Forum, as an Innovator Partner for 2017. Porter Airlines signed on to partner with the Engaging Associations Forum for the first time back in 2015, and has returned to the event each year since.  A Canadian airline, they offer flights to 15 Canadian[…]

AssociationSuccess.org Partners with the Engaging Associations Forum in 2017

Association Success, a collaborative effort among sibling companies rallied around a single purpose: helping associations thrive and succeed in today’s ever-changing environment, has partnered with the Engaging Associations Forum in 2017. What Is AssociationSuccess.org? AssociationSuccess.org is a site for those who are tired of doing things the way they’ve always been done, because that’s the[…]

A Canadian Sponsorship Perspective

By Elisa Beselt, Consultant, T1 For the past 11 years, the Canadian Sponsorship Landscape Study (CSLS) provides Canadian sponsorship professionals with key insights and information on the scope, scale and trends of the sponsorship industry in Canada. Pulling from the data and uncovering the perspectives of the three key groups of sponsorship stakeholders – sponsors,[…]

Event Mobi Returns as a Change-Maker Partner at the Engaging Associations Forum

We are thrilled to welcome back EventMobi to the Engaging Associations Forum, as a Change-Maker Partner “EventMobi was so easy to use last year.  They did a fantastic job supporting us leading up to the Engaging Associations Forum, but also were phenomenal with onsite support too.  We were so proud to partner with them last[…]