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Membership Excellence 2016

27th April 2017 / Park Plaza London Victoria hotel

Theme: Recruit + Engage + Retain = Grow

Themes and Topics

MEMBERSHIP – Enhancing Member and Supporter Engagement, Membership Growth & Turn-Around, Activating ‘Flawsome’,  Scenario Simulation Techniques, Enhancing Member Focused Strategies, Enhancing Next-Generation Value, Member Engagement Measurement,  Analytics Journeys, Member Participation, Pro-Active Post-Brexit Development/Change, Lobbying, Rebranding, Profiling Members, Using Emotions, Neuro-marketing and more!

CPD & LEARNING –  New Assessment Approaches, Improving Professionalism, plugging Members’ Skills Gaps,  Enhancing Member Status, Micro-Learning, Future-Proofing Professional Development Opportunities, Enabling Members to ‘Skill Up’ and more!

AUDIENCE LED – Enhancing Member Recruitment, Improving Member Retention, Non-Member Fee Revenue, Providing Real Member Value, User Generated Content, Communicating Member Value, Member Communities and Engaging Younger Members

Case Studies/Speakers

  • Arsenal Football Club
  • British Association of Beauty Therapy & Cosmetology (BABTAC)
  • British Association of Perinatal Medicine (BAPM)
  • British Universities Finance Directors Group (BUFDG)
  • Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA)
  • Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR)
  • Chartered Institute of Trade Mark Attorneys (CITMA)
  • Chartered Management Institute (CMI)
  • Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales (ICAEW)
  • Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE)
  • Institution of Railway Signal Engineers (IRSE)
  • Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA)
  • Royal College of General Practitioners (RCGP)
  • Society of Experimental Biology
  • The Key Support
  • UK Chamber of Shipping

You can read the programme, meet our membership expert speakers, establish learning outcomes, explore our trade exhibition and book your places online now via our dedicated conference website.

Ticket Promotion: Group 3 for 2 (save £249) or 30% off 4+ available until 30th March.

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Vital Conference Statistics

Return to the Office & Change at Least One Thing 95%
Delivered on Delegate Expectations 92%
Improved Understanding of the Topic 90%
Feel More Confident Delivering 90%
I Will Attend Again! 82%

What makes our conferences and events different?

We are proud to be recognised as one of the leading membership and association conference and events organisers, and we hope this is because all content is 100% practitioner led, targeted, timely and independent.

Over 5,600 professionals have attended our growing programme of conferences/events and each year attendence increases by 20%.


Unique to our sector

High Quality

Unique insight from fellow association and membership professionals.


A great opportunity to network

Meet Fellow Professionals

Working for leading associations and membership organisations.


100% Educational Content

Practitioner Driven Content

Providing targeted learning and development opportunities.


An opportunity to benchmark


A unique opportunity to share knwoledge/experience

Don’t take our word for it…

I found this seminar very interesting and relevant. It will be the first of many for me! These will only enhance our membership management. (Recent Lunch and Learn Seminar)
Metropolitan Black Police Association

Excellent content and speakers facilitated good discussion and idea generation.

Wayne Gosden, Acquisition and Retention Marketing Manager, Institute of Directors (IoD)
I always look out for their seminars and events, including the annual Harnessing The Web conference which has developed into the go-to-event for membership professionals!
Janine Chamberlain Head of Recruitment and Retention, Ramblers
A really good opportunity to share challenges and ideas and learn from each other. (Recent Lunch & Learn Seminar)
British Institute of Radiology
Attendance at the training event provided clear direction
National Association of Head Teachers
This was an excellent event. Very informative, with a huge amount of important information delivered in a concise, engaging manner. Thank you!
Royal Aeronautical Society
We found the conference great for awareness building, got some good business opportunities and have already (within 24 hours) had one request for a meeting from a leading memembership body.
Steve Grieve, CEO, Membership Plus

Formats to suit all learning requirements

Our popular conferences and events come in a range of learning focused formats to suit all learning styles and topics.

Our programme of national events feature themed conferences on Harnessing the Web and Membership Excellence.

Free to attend sessions include Lunch and Learns, Think then a Drink and more structured morning/afternoon seminars.