The organisation is a supranational association representing a particular profession or professional field; the organisation is not a trade organisation.
The organisation commits to fully participate in AC Forum activities in Europe through AC Forum’s educational offerings and General Assembly.
The organisation shall not contract an association or congress management company to manage its organisation; unless this company has been established by the non-profit organisation with the exclusive purpose to serve the aims and objectives of the non-profit organisation according to its article of association.
The organisation holds a conference on a regular basis, e.g. every 2 years with at least 2,000 registered participants.
The organisation has ownership of, and is the initiator of, the conference and the programme structure, decision-making and all management of the conference are under the executive responsibility of the association’s staff.