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Membership Excellence 2018



Our popular membership focused national conference, Membership Excellence 2018 (#MEMX2018), will take place on Wednesday 25th April 2018 at the four-star Park Plaza London Victoria hotel.

The conference is the largest membership focused national conference in the UK and 97% of delegates return to the office and change/develop at least one member focused activity as a direct result of attending.

42 sessions will delivered by 40+ membership professionals/experts who will cover critical topics that will enable you to:

– Increase New Member Acquisition
– Improve Existing Member Retention
– Enhance Member Value
– Improve Member Engagement
– Increase  Sustainable Long Term Growth

Tickets will be on sale from January 2018, however you can express an interest online now (without oblication) and gain exclusive access to Priority Booking. This will provide you with 20% off the full ticket price and preview booking.

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Providers – Our conference will feature the association sector’s largest membership solutions focused trade exhibition.

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The Member Value 2025 Project

We are pleased to announce the launch of our next collaborative project (in partnership with Silverbear) that will focus on how associations can optimise and enhance member value in 2018 and beyond. The result will be increased member engagement, participation and growth.

We are now recruiting association representatives to take part in our QA (Quality Assurance) Group that will meet shortly to ‘initiate launch’.

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Member Value 2025 Project

Free Research Report – Digital Excellence (2017/18)

Our Digital Excellence (2017) survey summary report (in partnership with ASI Europe and Research by Design) is available for you to download completely free of charge.

This year 275 membership organisation/association managers/directors took part and a major focus is online member engagement.

Key report content includes digital goals/challenges, driving online member engagement, challenges of CRM systems, integrating websites and CRM systems,  offering member structured online content, personalising web content, understanding member engagement through web analytics, use of email marketing/social media and more.

The report has been downloaded over 7,000 times since launch in January and is has fast beccome the ‘go to report’ for professionals looking to drive digital transformation, change and development.

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Digital Excellence 2017 Report

Member Engagement Toolkit

2017 is the year associations will take a more structured and robust approach to member engagement. This can be achieved with the help of the NEW MemberWise Member Engagement Toolkit (2017) located on the Member Engagement Hub.

The Toolkit (written in partnership with Research by Design and ASI Europe) is hosted on our Member Engagemnt Hub and is the most comprehensive member engagement resource available (free) on the web.

The content is fully quality assured (by 15 membership organisations and associations) and is complemented via dedicated advice/templates, best practice lists, videos, blog articles and research reports.

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The MemberWise Network is an independent professional networking group that provides practical help and support to over 4,000+ membership organisation and association professionals based in the UK and overseas.

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MemberWise has been a tremendous support for me over the last few years. The network has connected me with some inspirational peers, sharing innovative ideas and learning, enabling me to benchmarking and develop. 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
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Jenny Dyer, Member Development Executive, Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management (CIWEM)
Thanks for all the support you give to us membership organisations – I always read the bulletins with interest and, while I’ve not attended many, have found your conferences a great inspiration. And all best for MemberWise in the future!
Julia Hughes, The English Association

In 2017 we will provide dedicated support to enable association and membership professionals increase membership value, engagement and growth. Our focus is guided from within the sector and content is delivered via our growing free network. Be a part of of it!

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