UK Associations Congress kicks off in London

The 8th UK National Associations Congress 2012 kicked off today (13 December) at The Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre in London with more than 200 delegates from UK trade and professional associations.

Robin Fenwick, director of member and student services at the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, opened the event with a session on creating a private social network and community.

This was followed by a second keynote address from Richard Wilson, chief executive officer at The Independent Game Developers’ Association on building a thriving trade association.

Other association present at the congress include the Professional Publisher’s Association, the Horticultural Trades Association and the British Association of Dermatologists.

A gala dinner will take place at the Westminster Park Plaza this evening.  

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