AC Forum’s and PCMA’s strategic partnership seeks to strengthen both organisations through collaboration, advocacy and advancing professional development of their community by co-creating and organising activities mutually beneficial to the respective membership, facilitating the exchange of knowledge and intelligence between the respective membership, and enhancing the profile of association professionals and the business events they organise as true drivers of social and economic change.
The new strategic partnership will include, but is not limited to, co-creation of education and joint activities that benefit the community including Convening EMEA 2022 and facilitate the exchange of knowledge and intelligence between the respective communities. Further details of the Strategic Partnership Benefits for AC Forum members are available in the Member-Only section.
In 2021, AC Forum and PCMA partnered to launch a new research study, funded by PCMA Foundation, into digital events. The insights gained from the study were introduced during a joint session at PCMA’s Convening EMEA.
The full report, “Digital Events Outlook: Insights, Behaviours, Best Practices”, and Digital Event Planning checklist are now available and can be downloaded here.