3rd UIA Round Table Meeting in Bangkok

Mon, 10/08/2015 - 16:22 -- euroCRIS Secret...
The Union of International Associations (UIA), will organise on September 29th and 30th, 2015 its third Round Table Meeting in Bangkok. This meeting is especially useful to members coming from (South-) East Asia and the Pacific.

For over 100 years the UIA has been working to promote and facilitate the work of international associations. We look forward to welcoming you at our Round Table this year.

3rd UIA Associations Round Table Asia-Pacific will be on Tuesday 29 and Wednesday 30 September 2015 in Bangkok at the Centara Grand at CentralWorld.

Topics to be discussed:
- the pioneering role of international associations
- creating a good structure and governance for associations
- encouraging corporate activism for an inclusive society
- establishing a consistent visual identity for associations
- engaging, educating, and motivating volunteer workers in a competitve world
- communicating clearly and effectively

Input  will come from:
- United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP)
- Associations Forum
- Coordinating Committee for International Voluntary Service (CCIVS)
- Singapore Business Federation
- Union of International Associations (UIA)
- and all the participating associations

The full programme is available now. 

The registration fee for association representatives is 2,500 THB. Thanks to the support of our partners at Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau, we are able to offer a high-level educational programme for a low fee. All other elements of the programme are complimentary. Delegates are responsible for their own travel and accommodation arrangements and expenses. (Thai Airways is offering special fares.)

To register for the Round Table, please go to roundtable.uia.org and log in:  
your username is J4287 and your password is NZJVCBXM.

Two delegates can register with this username and password. If you would like to send more delegates, please contact us.

Looking forward to meeting you there,

Nancy Carfrae
Coordinator, UIA Associations Round Table

PS. Thanks to a partnership agreement, Round Table delegates can also attend Incentive Travel & Conventions, Meetings Asia (IT&CMA) on 30 September and 1 October. IT&CMA will pay travel and accommodation costs for associations with "hosted buyer" status. For conditions and applications for “hosted buyer” status, please go to the hosting subpage.