The recently merged events industry association Eventia-IVCA completed its transformation with a new identity, EVCOM, announced at the IVCA annual awards dinner at the Grosvenor Hotel, Park Lane, 29 March. An excellent way to launch the new transformation. If you would like to read more about the event visit Conference News.
The Association of Event Venues (AEV) has added arena: stadiummk and Kent Event Centre to its membership.Details
Dubai’s dream of becoming a hub for international associations came a step closer to reality when various groups signed a memorandum of understanding to launch the Dubai Association Centre (DAC).Details
The fork lift truck industry’s leading trade associations have announced plans for a single apprenticeship scheme to cover the whole of the UK.
Dundee University Students Association is being urged to oppose “lad culture” and ban songs with lyrics that may trigger stress in victims of sexual abuse.Details
The British Franchise Association awards are open for entries. If you would like to enter head over to their website and download an entry form.
The Royal London Society for Blind People and the Royal Blind Society will retain separate identities but have one strong voice, says RLSB chief Tom Pey. If you would like to read more about this story click here.
By distinguishing a clear need, clear ask and a clear explanation of how a donation will make a difference charities can raise money through social media in the next 10 years.Details
2014 is set to be a record-breaking year for award winning association management company, CJ Association Management (CJAM), following three new account wins for the business in January alone.