The Professional Conference Organisers (PCO) Association Inc, on behalf of our members, would like to express our concern regarding reforms to self-education expense deductions, as recently announced by the Federal Government.
The PCO Association is a national not-for-profit member-based industry … Read more
As I sat down to write this I was tempted to kick off with a couple of classic arguments about “giving your branding the business edge” and “helping your business grow”, but I’m pretty sure you’ve heard it all before … Read more
With the widespread acceptance of social networking as a viable means of business communication, professional conference organisers have more power than ever to promote their events. Sarah Mitchell explains why adopting an engagement model is vital for your success.
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Analysing the risks and rewards of engaging a professional conference organiser is an essential element of planning an event.
And deciding exactly what role the PCO will play is the key to a happy relationship between the client and the … Read more
Simon Pryor FSAE FAIM
About Simon Pryor
Simon Pryor has been Chief Executive Officer of the Mathematical Association of Victoria for the past ten years, part of a continuing thirty-plus year career in the not-for-profit sector. A committed professional, he … Read more
What would you do in your business, if, in 12 months time, your product or service was irrelevant?
That was the challenging question posed to delegates at the PCO Association’s annual conference in Auckland by Lynne Schinella, chief executive of … Read more
Insuring against a range of potentially disastrous events – not just natural disasters – is essential for PCOs, according to Jason Holmes, of H2 Insurance Solutions.
“What can you do to protect the financial investment of your client in the … Read more
A revolution is sweeping the world of marketing and it’s sure to have an impact on the way conferences are organized and promoted. Sarah Mitchell explains why content marketing is the new way to build a loyal following for your … Read more