Seminar for TA Chairmen

14/10/15 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...

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Exhibiting Masterclass - How to grow your association

15/10/15 10:00

PLEASE CONTACT JRUDNICK@TAFORUM.ORG TO REGISTER YOUR PLACE(S) The Masterclass will cover the following concerns: - How will you get the best when you exhibit – and how will your members achieve more? - How will you attract new members and new exhibitors and sponsors at your own events? And how will you be sure that you and they have maximised the opportunity and measured it? - How will you consistently collect data and market intelligence from the audiences? - How will you collate and analyse this...

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Members' Strategy Day

29/10/15 10:30

Please contact to register your place The Trade Association Forum will be holding its first Members’ Strategy day on Thursday, 29th October. We are inviting all TAF members to consider the challenges faced by TAF both in the short and long term. We will be asking you to fully explore and shape the Forum’s activities in order to further benefit you and your organisation as well as other members. Date: Thursday, 29th October 2015 Venue: The Diamond Suite, Federation House, 10...

Federation House
B18 6LT

TA Best Practice Exchange 2015

05/11/15 09:00

PLEASE CONTACT JRUDNICK@TAFORUM.ORG TO RESERVE YOUR PLACE(S) The 2015 TA Best Practice Exchange is fast approaching and this year sees the 13th anniversary! This unique event runs over a whole day, with specialised break-out sessions to ensure you get the most out of the event. You will be able to network and share knowledge, experience and best practice with over 150 other trade associations in a vibrantly innovative environment. Attendees will be able to: • Pre-book sessions relevant to you...

Dexter House

PR Measurement and Evaluation

18/11/15 09:30

DUE TO A TECHNICAL ERROR WITH ONLINE REGISTRATIONS, PLEASE CONTACT JRUDNICK@TAFORUM.ORG TO REGISTER YOUR PLACE Public relations is the fastest-growing professional business service ever: from small beginnings in 1960 it now employs over 50,000 people in the UK and generates £9.6 billion a year. Yet we still hear people saying that PR is impossible to evaluate. Not true. This seminar offers budget-holders tools for measuring and evaluating the correspondence between PR inputs (cash, time) against...

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TV and Radio Interview Technique

19/11/15 09:30

DUE TO A TECHNICAL ERROR WITH ONLINE REGISTRATIONS, PLEASE CONTACT JRUDNICK@TAFORUM.ORG TO REGISTER YOUR PLACE Over 80 per cent of the impression made by a radio or TV interviewee is nothing to do with what they said: it’s mainly about how they seemed – voice, manner, appearance, demeanour. As interviewers know, a radio or TV interview is a performance. This practical seminar shows trade association spokespeople how to make a likeable, credible and memorable impression when they are interviewed on...

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EU Lobbying for TA Professionals

25/11/15 09:30

PLEASE CONTACT JRUDNICK@TAFORUM.ORG TO REGISTER FOR THIS WORKSHOP Typically trade associations are experienced UK Government lobbyists, but for many association members EU legislation is just as important, or more so. So trade associations need to know how to lobby effectively on behalf of their members in Brussels. This one-day workshop will cover all the basics of professional EU lobbying by trade associations: explaining how power is shared between the European Commission, the European...

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