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IABC EMENA AGM 2013 IABC EMENA AGM 2013 Presentation Transcript

  • 2013 – A Year of DisruptionAGM June 2013
  • IABC Europe, Middle East&Today’s Meeting:1. 2012/13 Operations Report2. EMENA Volunteer of the Year3. 2013/14 Board Election4. The Coming Term
  • 2012/13 Key Priorities1. Raise IABC’s profile in theregion; highlight the valueof membership2. Implement a successfulEuroComm3. Continue the developmentof a thriving onlineplatform for chapters andmembers4. Increase membershipacross the region5. Increase participation inIABC programmes
  • Membership Numbers460470480490500510520530540550May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr
  • Membership Numbers0 20 40 60 80 100 120 140 160 180UKSwitzerlandSloveniaScandinaviaRussiaNetherlandsMALIrelandFranceBelgium
  • EMENA’S International Participation• 46 Gold Quill entries– 8 excellence and 13 merit awards winners• 8 LI participants• 15+ Conference participants (worldconference)• Accreditation programme frozen
  • Highlights
  • Boundary Change• Welcomed our Members-At-Large from NorthAfrica into the region• Special Vote of members; passed unanimously
  • Regional Leadership Institute• Theme: Being exceptional in disruptive times• Hosted in partnership with Paris Chapter, October2012• All but one chapter represented; 30+ leaderspresent• Sharing stories & techniques for chapter growth& excellence• Feedback: 6+ out of 7• Strong financial performance
  • EuroComm 2013• Brussels, April 10 – 12• Innovative Programme: TED sessions, paneldiscussions, Pecha Kucha• Well-attended (120+)– 8 chapters represented; 16 nationalities• Great speakers and participants• Strong financial performance– Emphasis on registration & sponsorship
  • europe.iabc.com
  • 2013 Regional Awards of Excellence• Congratulations to our 26 winners!• Recognition across 16 categories• Entries from non-profit, corporate & publicsectors• More here:http://europe.iabc.com/2013/04/19/celebrating-our-regional-award-winners/
  • Taking the IABC story online
  • Outgoing BoardChair: Phil WeissVice Chair & Treasurer: NeilGriffiths ABCProfessional Development:Charlotte ButlerChapter Development Europe:Michael NordMAL Outreach: Rebecca HillCommunications: Steve SeagerEME Speakers Bureau: SuzanneSalvoEMELI: Claudia VaccaronePast Chair: Michael Ambjorn
  • Report on FinanceFinance UpdateNeil Griffiths ABC
  • 2012 Annual ReturnIncome:Dues € 6,909.10Awards Program € 245.96Events - Intl Conf/LI € 4,009.74Grants Received € 2,632.05Total Income: € 13,796.85Expenses:Meetings (Chapter, Regional , Board) € 3,783.43Awards € 5,009.20Travel € 2,695.09Bank Charges € 329.23Website/Web-Hosting € 4,522.00Other - exchange rate loss € 70.16Total Expenses: € 16,409.11Net Income as of 31.12.12 -€ 2,612.26Bank Balances as of Jan 1st 2012Checking: 01/01/2012 € 10,800.77Savings: € 0.00Investments € 0.00Less Outstanding checks € 0.00Other: € 0.00Subtotal: € 10,800.77Add: Net income (from above) as of31/12/12 -€ 2,612.26Total balance as of 31/12/12 € 8,188.51
  • 2012/2013 Financial Position• Operating Policy: Break-even minimum• As at May 2013 (figures for 2012/13 term):– Income: € 48, 982.33– Expenses: € 30,321.19• Overall healthier financial position
  • 2012/2013 Outgoing BoardOutgoing Board - ThanksPhilip Weiss
  • a HUGE thanks!
  • Volunteer of the YearVolunteer of the Year
  • Aurelie Valtat @avaltat
  • 2013/2014 Board2013/14 Board ElectionMichael Ambjorn
  • We’ve come along way…Back in 1979…The UK chapter was set up by asmall group of communicators,including Tony Buckley, IanHawkins, and Peter Jackson. Thiswas the only chapter outside ofNorth America for many yearsuntil…the EME region was set up about1986 when Tony Buckley becamethe first regional director,followed by John FordThe last ten years…• 2002 Neville Hobson, ABC• 2003 Neville Hobson, ABC• 2004 Barbara Gibson, ABC• 2005 Kristen Sukalac• 2006 Don’t know• 2007 Velin Velkov• 2008 Rob Briggs• 2009 Gloria Walker, ABC• 2010 Marc Wright• 2011 Michael Ambjorn• 2012 Phil Weiss
  • Proposed incoming BoardChair (succession): Neil Griffiths ABCVice Chair: Michael NordDirector: Rebecca HillDirector: Steve SeagerDirector: Suzanne SalvoDirector: Claudia VaccaroneDirector: Nada HaddadDirector: Ezri CarlebachDirector: Sophia ChengPast Chair (succession): Phil Weiss
  • 2013/14 Forward LookThe Coming TermNeil Griffiths ABC
  • The EMENA board is committed to developingthe pipeline of leaders who both implement theIEB’s strategy and ensure IABC’s success on theground in our region.
  • A few early specifics…• Increased emphasis on chapter/leader success• Focus on bringing IABC’s programmes to life inthe region• More (and better) liaison with international• Region Leadership Institute– London, UK (October/November 2013)
  • Keep in touch…The gateway to everything IABC across Europe / Middle East / North Africa:europe.iabc.com