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Digital Excellence 2018 (#DIGITALX2018) is the Membership and Association Sector’s leading annual digital focused best practice conference that brings together up to 450+ representatives of leading membership organisations/associations.

This year our theme is:

– Enabling Digital Transformation to Exceed 21st Century Member Expectations

Our digital topics are targeted towards organisations that are looking to enhance online and offline member engagement/participation, increase online new member acquisition, improve member retention, enhance online member value and increase potential future growth.

Session Tracks

Keynotes – Digital Transformation Keynotes

Track 1 – Digital Transformation Seminars
Track 2 – Digital Futures Seminars
Track 3 – Digital Hack (audience-led) Seminars
Tracks A & B – Official Partner Showcase Seminars

The following topics/themes will be addressed via 45 dedicated pick and mix half-hour seminars led by senior association/membership professionals, digital experts and sector influencers/thought-leaders:

Optimising online member tools, Engaging with Key Member Segments Online (including Baby Boomers and Millennials), Taking a More Strategic Approach, Digital Content Focus, Engaging with Younger Members, CRM Journeys, Digital Member Participation, Digital Communications Strategy Development, Email Marketing, Video, Automation, Online Assessment, Artificial Intelligence, Cost Reduction, Online Member Communities, Virtual/Augmented Reality and Online Member Metrics.

Our popular Partner Showcase will feature the sector’s leading digital solutions including the latest CRM Solutions, Digital Platforms, Online Communities and more!

Fact: 95% of delegates who attended our last conference returned to the office and change/developed at least one member focused activity.

The following leading associations and membership organisations will be represented:

Association of International Certified Professional Accountants, Association of Anaesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland, Caravan and Motorhome Club, Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers, Chartered Institution of Highways and Transportation, Chartered Institute of Legal Executives, Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development, Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals, Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply, Chartered Institute of Public Relations. Coeliac UK, MENSA, Institute of Chartered Foresters, National Federation of Self Employed & Small Businesses (FSB), Nautilus International, Royal College of General Practitioners, Royal College of Midwives, Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists and the Royal Statistical Society

About the MemberWise Network
The MemberWise Network is an independent professional networking group that provides practical help and support to over 4,500 membership organisation and association professionals based in the UK and overseas.

Our Mission
The MemberWise Network is dedicated to promoting value & good business practice advice to membership organisations and associations in the UK and overseas. This is achieved via our website, regular publications, online professional networking groups, online social media presence, conferences/events, vacancy service and in association with our growing list of MemberWise Recognised Suppliers.

Our Objectives
1) Promote good practice information & advice to the membership and association sector
2) Provide information about reputable product & service providers
3) Run themed conferences & events linked to good-practice related themes

4) Enable membership organisations and association representatives to network

In working towards the above objectives we enable membership organisations and association to:

– Increase internal efficiency & effectiveness
– Enhance value proposition to aid recruitment

– Improve membership retention levels

– Increase member/donor recruitment potential

If you have any questions or queries about the network or Digital Excellence 2018 please Contact Us.