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Digital Excellence 2017 (#DIGITALX2017) is the Membership and Association Sector’s leading annual digital focused best practice conference that brings together 350+ representatives of leading membership organisations/associations.

This year our digital topics and themes 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.

The following topics/themes will be addressed via 42 dedicated pick and mix half-hour seminars led by senior association/membership professionals, digital experts and sector influencers/thought-leaders:

DIGITAL/MEMBERSHIP  – Online Member Engagement Optimisation & Measurement, Marketing/Digital Rebranding, International Strategy & Digital, Digital & Events, Digital Member Experience Optimisation, Online Member Content Curation & Repurposing. Online Member Value Proposition Re-Engineering, Online CPD, Webinars, Online Accreditation.

DIGITAL/FUTURES – Digital Plan/Strategy Development,  Digital Platform procurement/selection, CRM/membership database procurement/selection, Automation, Virtual Reality (VR) & 360 degree imaging demonstrations.

DIGITAL HACKS – Our audience-led sessions will explore the re-purposing online member content, co-creation, chat-bots, online communities, digital strategy development, digital platform procurement/selection, great digital tools.

DIGITAL/GDPR – In response to sector demand we facilitate a dedicated half-day seminar stream focused on GDPR and implications linked to digital.

DIGITAL/SOLUTIONS – Our popular Partner Showcase will feature the sector’s leading digital solutions including the latest CRM Solutions, Digital Platforms 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:

British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy, Caravan and Motorhome Club, Chartered Banker Institute, Chartered Quality Institute, Enterprise Nation, Faculty of Sexual and Reproductive Health, Royal Pharmaceutical Society, Royal College of General Practitioners,  Royal Society of Chemistry, Royal Academy of Dance, National Landlords Association, Institute for Leadership and Management, Youth Hostels Association (England & Wales), Society of Radiographers and more!

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 2017 please Contact Us.