What is EAS?

The European Association Summit 2017

For the fifth consecutive year, visit.brussels is organising the European Association Summit (EAS) in Brussels on 30 and 31 May. The event has become an unmissable opportunity to share information and knowledge, and network with other international associations. This annual peer-to-peer education and networking forum is being organised in collaboration with the leading partners in the sector: ESAE (European Society of Association Executives), FAIB (Federation of European & International Associations Based in Belgium) and UIA (Union of International Associations).

  • Why attend EAS?

    Why should you attend EAS 2017?

    Leave your desk and meet your peers! The European Association Summit (EAS) in Brussels is the one annual event for association professional you can’t afford to miss.

  • EAS covers the issues you face

    The EAS programme is designed by the associations that attend the summit, through our Call for Presentations. So, it’s sure to cover the big issues you’re facing, that focus on practical cases ranging from local issues, governance, member relations or communications and new technologies.

  • Diversity of case studies

    One moderator and multiple speakers including debates, exchanges, questions & answers sessions with the audience. Join us and learn directly from your peers. Discover our impressive line-up of speakers!

  • What’s new this year?

    This year’s edition is spread over two full days. EAS will feature keynote speeches, 16 breakout sessions, 4 industry workshops, 1 GAHP session, and many networking opportunities. Discover EAS 2017 programme!

  • Plug into a bigger network

    Peer-to-peer is changing the world. At the EAS event you’ll have a unique opportunity to expand your professional network in all directions.

  • Solutions, solutions, solutions…

    EAS focuses on giving you answers. EAS gives you the chance to work out your future projects face-to-face with Brussels service providers.

  • You don’t have to be rich

    EAS gives you real value for money. It costs much less than other comparable association events. For a modest fee, you get 2 days packed with workshops, panel discussions and unique networking opportunities.

  • Not in Brussels? Be our foreign guest!

    EAS believes the summit will be even richer with international associations from other European countries. So, we’re offering complimentary travel + hotel for up to 15 international associations based outside Belgium. Sounds too good to miss? Contact visit.brussels now.