Changing chamber business models
19 September @ 3:45 pm - 5:15 pm
Think beyond membership fees, sponsorships and events. Disruptive online models for networking, advocacy and business support increasingly challenge chambers of commerce– both in generating revenue and providing support to the business community. Forward thinking chambers will refuse to become stagnant and reach instead for new opportunities for growth and relevance. Hear from CEO’s of leading chambers breaking new ground in the chamber world. The key to staying relevant in the 21st century will be contingent on a chamber’s ability to provide businesses with instant information, including young professionals, and a strong online presence.
This workshop will discuss:
- advice on how chambers can adapt and evolve decade
- insight on how to effectively engage online communities
- community-changing initiatives, new products and services, and tips on how to revise their membership sales and retention plans