June 17-21, 2013 will represent the 10th annual Association Week in Chicago. Hosted by the Association Forum of Chicagoland, six unique events throughout the week provide the opportunity for association professionals to learn, network and celebrate the achievements of their peers.
Association Forum of Chicagoland has launched a new survey within its InSight benchmarking tool to capture key performance metrics related to association IT departments. InSight, a one-of-a-kind association benchmarking resource offering the most comprehensive data on a wide variety of association management key performance indicators, originally launched in 2012 with a survey to capture key performance indicators on annual meetings.
Association Forum of Chicagoland is pleased to announce the 2013 Honors Awards and Workforce Diversity Scholarship recipients. The Honors Awards program recognizes five Association Forum members who have made exceptional achievements and contributions to the association management profession. Six Workforce Diversity Scholarships are awarded to advance a diverse group of professionals toward executive roles in their association management careers.
Readers of the March 2013 issue of FORUM magazine will enjoy articles related to meeting planning and conventions — and now may access it on their mobile devices. The free FORUM Magazine App is available for Apple®, Android™ and Amazon Kindle Fire devices. Simply go to your device's marketplace and search "FORUM Magazine."
Association Forum of Chicago is pleased to announce the newest member of their dedicated team of association professionals. Jemilah Senter joins Association Forum this month and brings 15 years of marketing communications experience to her new role. As the Director of Marketing and Communications, Senter is responsible for leading the planning, development, and implementation of all the organization’s marketing communications and public relations efforts.