Congress Centre Basel
1 March 2011
Upcoming International Congresses
EuropeAnnual Congress of the European Society of Association Executives, 15-16/03/11, Brussels +++ 3rd QQML: Qualitative and Quantitative Methods in Libraries International Conference, 24-27/05/11, Athens +++ 15th International Conference of the European Fuel Cell Forum, 28/06-01/07/11, Lucerne
Asia7th World Congress on Science and Football of the World Commission on Science and Sport, 26-30/05/11, Nagoya +++ Conference of the Asian Fuzzy Systems Society, 21-25/06/11, Surabaya/Bali +++ 16th Congress of the International Association of Applied Linguistics, 23-28/08/11, Beijing
America3rd Congress of the Latin American Society of Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology, 20-24/06/11, Panama +++ International Mihajlov Symposium of the International Christian Studies Association, 04-07/08/11, Pasadena CA +++ 20th Congress of the Italo-Latin American Ethnomedicine Society,19-22/09/11, Fortaleza
Africa5th Symposium of the African Acarology Association, 16-20/05/11, Livingstone +++ 16th Annual Conference of the African Association for Lexicography, 05-07/07/11, Windhoek +++ 6th Biennial Forum of the European and Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership, 09-12/10/11, Addis Ababa
Pacific40th Annual Conference of the South Pacific Underwater Medicine Society, 23-28/05/11, Tamuning +++ 18th Congress of the International Farm Management Association, 20-25/03/11, Christchurch +++ Congress of the Australasian Cleft Lip and Palate Association, 13-16/03/11, Perth
More conferences on the UIA Congress Calendar Online
Perfect Storming
By Tim Casswell, Vice President UIA

Collaboration. Waves of crisis continue to loom. Just when we thought the financial crisis was the most imminent and dangerous, we are struck by political revolution in North Africa and the Middle East. The threat of climate change, environmental degradation, resource depletion, population and demographic timebombs, cultural polarisations, fundamentalisms, extremisms, accelerating materialism and consumerism, making efforts towards sustainability rather pathetic, are all forces that continue to profoundly affect our lives...
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Survey of the month: Political revolutions

Security. Just one month before your long-planned meeting, the region suddenly becomes politically unstable, possibly endangering your security. Will you maintain your event?

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IMEX. UIA associations are invited to the IMEX Association Day & Evening on 23 May 2011 at IMEX exhibition (24-26 May) at Messe Frankfurt. As hosted buyers they enjoy free airfare, transports and accommodation. Contact: Natalie Lowndes +++ For download. ICCA (International Congress and Convention Association) and AIPC (International Association of Congress Centres) launched a new guide to contracting with convention centres
IMEX 2011
Results last survey

February. We asked: Do you think that social media can improve your association's business?

I am not sure!

Share. What do your participants know? Interactive meetings show. More

Best agers. Life expectation is rising, delegates are getting older. Demand for new formats. More

Security. Large events and congresses are targets for terrorists. Safety is key. More
After the meeting in Vienna
Christian Mutschlechner, Managing Director of the Vienna Convention Bureau

My favourite spots in Vienna:

It is always the question if it is a good thing to reveal secrets or privately preferred places... I tend to keep some secrets for myself. But here are my three favourite restaurants...
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“Continuous process of renewal”

Peter Baierl manages the Executive Office of the European Society of Radiology, ESR

On the anniversary of the death of Wilhelm Conrad Röntgen the ESR held the 1st European Day of Radiology on 10 February. Why?
The objective of this action day is to bring to the foreground the accomplishments and achievements that radiology performs daily for people. We are not merely concerned with the image of our discipline, but also with that of the radiologist, who in the imaging diagnostic area contributes to saving lives every day...
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ICM Munich
Important trade shows and annual congresses 2011
ITB09 - 13 Mar 2011 Berlinmore
EMIF15 - 16 Mar 2011 Brusselsmore
GIBTM28 - 30 Mar 2011 Abu Dhabimore

Number of the month

NGOs. There are 138 international non-governmental organizations around the world working in education in Latin America. Volume 3 of the Yearbook of International Organizations classifies international and regional bodies in 812 specific categories of common concern.
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