Bengaluru is all set to host INDIA ASSOCIATION CONGRESS 2015


IAC delegates to experience ‘designer sessions’ for the first time in India


First ever ‘Association Excellence Award’ will be launched to recognise contribution of associations & association leadership in this segment.

IAC is one-of-its-kind events in India bringing together association leaders and stalwarts from various industries, who have supported and contributed tremendously to the success of this conference. This event has received recognition and backing from many prestigious organisations such as ICCA, ASAE and Meeting Show.

India Association Congress has gained its position in the market due to its session content. The intriguing topics have grabbed attention of top industry leaders and created a strong association community. We have witnessed the impact it has made globally and the growing interest of prestigious associations like ASAE to associate with IAC.


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The network provides support in the management and development of associations and the services they offer their members. This is achieved through education, exchange of ideas and best practice, providing business-critical information, research, reports and directories.

For the first time in Indian Association Congress history, 1st ASSOCIATION EXCELLENCE AWARD 2015, most coveted and prestigious awards for associations and association leaders and stalwarts will be given recognize their invaluable contribution in the sector. The awards will be presented at a gala evening on as part of the 5th India Association Congress on 21st August 2015 at The Lalit Ashok, Bengaluru, India. The award categories to include:

Association Category: 1. Best Association Award, 2. Best Innovation, 3. Best Use of Social Media, 4. Best PR campaign, 5. Best Social Impact, 6. Best International Chapter

Individual Category: 7. Best Association Leadership, 8. Hall of Fame


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IAC also introducing a ‘meeting design’ element for the first time in Indian Conference history. Through his sessions, Mike Van Der Vijver, an International Meeting Designer, Co author of ‘Into the Heart of Meeting’ will be sharing meeting techniques to make meetings more effective. There is also two exclusive workshops for Associations and Corporates

This is a 5th edition of India Association Congress and I must say very exciting one. For the first time in India Association history, Association Excellence Awards will be given as there is a strong need of associations & their leadership who have supported and contributed tremendously to the success of this segment. This conference is always known for content intriguing topics to make it a great learning, while we network with counter parts from other associations and exchange best practices. We also recognized the need of making ‘ meetings’ more effective and engagement oriented and introduced ‘Meeting Design element’ for the first time in Indian Conference history… says Prasant Saha, Chairman, India Association Congress.


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Approx 200 plus Association leaders representing various industry segments such as R&D, Academia, and Medical etc have been confirmed their participation in IAC. Chief guest of IAC is Professor Rajeev Gowda, MP and Prof Ajay Sood followed by several prominent speakers and guests will deliver the Keynote.

India Association Congress is being organised by CIM Global. Supporters include Thailand Conference & Exhibition Bureau, Abu Dhabi Convention Bureau, South Africa Convention Bureau, Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Company, Lavasa International Convention Centre, Hyderabad International Convention Centre, India Expo Centre & Mart, The Lalit, ITC hotels, Taj hotels, Marriot, Chancery, Cvent, Mindmeeting, Identcity, Carrot Mobile Apps, Xpertica etc.


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