The ‘beyond tourism’ benefits of association events

Associations hold events and related activities in their own country, and in some cases, bid for or host international events for their affiliated overseas associations or federations. These events are collectively referred to as MICE (for meetings, incentives, conferences and exhibitions). Traditionally, these association events are taken within the context of tourism, e.g., tourist arrivals,… Read More The ‘beyond tourism’ benefits of association events

Association survey basics

My organization, the Association of Development Financing Institutions in Asia and the Pacific (ADFIAP), through a project with the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia-Pacific (ESCAP), recently conducted a survey among members of the Bankers Association of the Philippines (BAP) to develop a training program on sustainable finance. Associations often conduct surveys, but… Read More Association survey basics