CEO Luncheon with Dr Catherine Raines, Chief Executive, UK Trade and Investment

14/06/16 12:30

TO RESERVE YOUR PLACE AT THIS EVENT, PLEASE EMAIL JRUDNICK@TAFORUM.ORG TAF would like to invite you to a Luncheon with Dr Catherine Raines, Chief Executive of UK Trade and Investment COST OF ATTENDANCE £125 + VAT Dr Catherine Raines became Chief Executive of UK Trade and Investment (UKTI) on 7 September 2015. Catherine was previously Minister and Director-General, UKTI China, a position she held since April 2013, after a 25 year career in both the public and private sectors. In this role she...

Elena's L'Etoile

Presentation Skills

23/06/16 09:30

The room goes quiet. Everyone turns to face you. It's time to present. You're on and you need to make a great impression... These days, the ability to present well has never been more important . Whether it's presenting to colleagues, giving an important speech at conference or a product demo to customers, your ability to influence and express yourself clearly is a make-or-break skill.. Unfortunately, many people struggle with public speaking. Some suffer from fear and nervousness whilst...

The Union Jack Club

TAF Annual Conference 2016

06/07/16 12:00

TO REGISTER YOUR PLACE(S) PLEASE CONTACT JRUDNICK@TAFORUM.ORG We are delighted to announce that the TAF Annual Conference 2016 will be back in London this year on Wednesday, 6th July 2016! #TAFCONF16 The TAF Annual Conference offers the unique opportunity to network and build business relationships with senior association executives. Delegates will be welcomed with a networking lunch reception followed by an afternoon packed with an impressive line-up of high profile speakers, covering a broad range...

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TAF Best Practice Awards 2016

06/07/16 18:30

PLEASE CONTACT JRUDNICK@TAFORUM.ORG TO BOOK YOUR TICKET(S) Now in the fourteenth year, this prestigious award ceremony is eagerly anticipated by TAF members as a chance to showcase their hard work and achievements during the last 12 to 18 months. Price: - Individual Place for Members: £225 plus VAT - Half Table for Members (5 places): £900 plus VAT - Full Table for Members (10 places): £1,750.00 plus VAT - Full Table for Non Members (10 places): £2,900.00 plus VAT...

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Good Media Writing for Trade Association Professionals

29/09/16 09:30

PLEASE CONTACT JRUDNICK@TAFORUM.ORG TO RESERVE YOUR PLACE(S) The UK media use less than one per cent of the material which they receive from public relations and official information sources. There are half as many reporters, journalists and editors as there were 15 years ago. It has never been more important to master the techniques of presenting stories to the media in a style which attracts their attention and results in coverage. The presenter, Adrian Wheeler, trained as a reporter and now works...

Union Jack Club

Seminar for TA Chairmen

20/10/16 09:30

DUE TO A TECHNICAL ERROR WITH ONLINE REGISTRATIONS, PLEASE CONTACT JRUDNICK@TAFORUM.ORG TO REGISTER YOUR PLACE Each year a number of senior business people, with significant experience in running organisations and conducting meetings, are asked to take on the chairmanship of a trade association. However, they may well find the experience rather different from that which they have been used to. The result is that an incoming chairman struggles to get to grips with the role and may have to spend much time...

Union Jack Club

TA Best Practice Exchange 2016

03/11/16 09:00

Date for your Diary! The highly anticipated TA Best Practice Exchange will be taking place on Thursday 3rd November 2016 in London. Further information will follow in due course... To register your interest please contact