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9th of October 2020
"Liability of Associations"
  • Part 1: lessons learnt, pitfalls to be avoided, practical examples and recommendations.
  • Part 2: what kind of insurances can be taken? At what cost? What is covered and not covered by an insurance contract?
For this webinar, Alain COSTANTINI will first recall the prescriptions foreseen by the "new" Companies and Associations Code of March 2019 with regard to insurances and
7th of October 2020
UIA CIM World of Associations News released yesterday, featuring:

When COVID-19 is not an excuse any more
By Nina Gabatan

https://bit.ly/36Mf52p

6th of October 2020
news from the Académie Internationale des Sciences et Techniques du Sport (AISTS):

I am reaching out to let you know about a new sports research award that has just been launched, with funding per project available up to $120,000 USD. The call for research project proposals is now open until 15th of January 2021. http://pfra.sa/en/

21st of September 2020
17th of September 2020
14th of September 2020
International Meetings Statistics Report, 61st edition
Now available.

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61 st Edition Press Release
3rd of August 2020
17th of July 2020
NEW DATE
UIA's Associations Round Table in Prague has been moved to 4-5 Feb 2021
8th of June 2020

9 June 2020

Union of International Associations (UIA) Round Table Asia-Pacific goes virtual – hosted and powered by Seoul Tourism Organization

UIA’s 8th Associations Round Table Asia-Pacific on 17 & 18 September 2020 will take place in a virtual meeting space set in Seoul

In its 14th year of organizing Round Tables for international associations, this will be the first time UIA will hold the event in a fully virtual format.


The programme of this UIA Associations Round Table will address topics of immediate interest and relevance for associations, such as working with remote teams, finding the ideal destination for an event, association business model innovation, mobilizing resources, achieving goals and finding partners. A keynote speech from the UIA President on the UN’s 75th Anniversary will also be part of the programme.

Registration for the Round Table will open in late June via the UIA website: https://uia.org/roundtable/2020/asiapacific

UIA’s 14th Associations Round Table Europe will be held in Prague on 12 & 13 November 2020
https://uia.org/roundtable/2020/europe


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15th of February 2021
The opening of a new aquarium, 'Aqua Planet Gwanggyo', completes the Suwon MICE Complex in Korea's Gyeonggi Province. 
5th of February 2021

The virtual TSCW conference 2021 in Tampere, Finland brought together over 1700 participants and 200 speakers from 66 countries. The conference covered themes from mobility to healthcare and security to sustainability. 

1st of February 2021

International Association of Cardio HIIT Sports (IACHS)

 

30th of January 2021

Hello every one
I am Haniyeh Zardadi
The director of international relations of Iran
In AICS organisation
Today, December 18, 2020, at 11:00 AM (UTC/ portuguese time)
Which is equivalent to 28 December 1399 at 14:30 Tehran time
Fortunately, I was present at the webinar of the 7th World Sport For All Games.

28th of January 2021
Leading congress organisers to meet in Hamburg in 2022. Hamburg has successfully pitched for the Associations & Conference Forum (AC Forum), the Annual Meeting and General Assembly of Europe’s powerful networking platform for associations, where a number of leading European congress organisers come together e.g. from science associations, medical congresses and major business association
22nd of January 2021
Franco Viviani is an anthropologist at the University of Padua (Italy). In his former role as President of ICPAFR (International Council for Physical Activity and Fitness Research) he co-organized several symposia worldwide. His main research topics are related to the body and the self-referent thought.

21st of January 2021

When the time is right, the Finnish business events industry will make sure that meeting planners and congress guests who come to Finland can enjoy their trip safely. Business events suppliers in Finland monitor and follow the advice of authorities regarding the corona virus situation and work together around health safety to ensure the safety of the facilities and services.

22nd of December 2020

Despite being forced on-line due to covid-19, the IEEE 22nd International Workshop on Multimedia Signal Processing was a success, according to General Chair of the event, professor Atanas Gotchev of Tampere University. With an anticipated attendance of 150 delegates, the on-line event attracted an impressive 680 registered participants. 

So what did the organisers do right to reach this success?

22nd of December 2020

Energy is vital to the functioning of our societies. We need solutions that make it possible to combine sound economic growth with little environmental impact and customer convenience. District Energy is the key to sustainability. Its infrastructure enables significant carbon footprint reductions by allowing cities to harvest the potential of renewable energies and surplus heat that would otherwise go to waste!

22nd of December 2020

40th Euroheat & Power Congress is hybrid – we meet online and onsite!

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