Futures Facets

Showcasing stories of innovation and futures thinking
across the world. Hosted by Charlotte Kemp.
No Neuro-Nonsense

No Neuro-Nonsense

Dr. Lynda Shaw No Neuro-NonsenseDr. Lynda Shaw is a neuroscientist, psychologist, and change management expert. Just the sort of person we need to listen to when we are learning about the future. She is also the President-Elect of the Professional Speakers Association...

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The Board Leadership Crisis

The Board Leadership Crisis

Elisa Pratt The Board Leadership CrisisIn an incredibly inspiring and challenging conversation with Elisa Pratt, self-proclaimed association nerd, and expert in strategic non-profit solutions, we discuss the board leadership crisis experienced by associations as they...

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International Collaboration

International Collaboration

Justin Hawes International Collaboration Justin Hawes is a very connected association executive, representing the Events Greening Forum on the SA Events Council, as well as being President Elect of the International Federation of Exhibition & Event Services. ...

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Talking Positivity

Talking Positivity

Ellen Oosthuizen Talking Positivity Ellen Oosthuizen is the Chair of the PCO Alliance (Professional Conference Organisers) in South Africa as well as the representative of PCO Alliance to the SA Events Council. During South Africa’s lockdowns, PCOs have had a...

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Creative Eventing

Creative Eventing

Wayne Steven-Jennings Creative Eventing in the Time of Covid Wayne Steven-Jennings of Event Organisers Network, South Africa, spoke to Charlotte Kemp, in the early months of COVID related lock downs in the country, about how members of the events network were coping...

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SA Events Council is born!

SA Events Council is born!

Industry Wide Collaboration  Tes Proos is the Chair of the newly formed South African Events Council.  In this edition of The Associations Edition, Tes and Charlotte discuss the state of the events industry in South Africa as well as globally, and explore how...

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AMC is Relevant

AMC is Relevant

How relevant is your association to today's needs? Tom Abbott lives in Singapore but owns and runs an association management company based in Canada. Not only could we learn a great deal from Tom about how to manage staff and business across continents, time zones and...

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Association Executives look at Strategy

Association Executives look at Strategy

The Association of Association Executives looks at StategyI met Damian Hutt when Association Executives, a UK based association education and support organisation, began hosting conferences in South Africa, to reach the associations in Africa. I've had the pleasure of...

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