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"Busting the Paradigm Busters... Association 4.0 — Positioning for Success in an Era of Disruption”

How do you plan for a future that’s already here? Associations no longer have the luxury of strategizing several years out. Business and technology move at breakneck speed. Sherry Budziak and Kevin Ordonez’s book, Association 4.0 – Positioning for Success in an Era of Disruption, explores how the most innovative leaders navigate change to seize opportunity.

Big data, blockchain, artificial intelligence, and the sharing economy are paradigm busters with the potential to remake business as usual. Discover how 18 C-suite executives profiled in this book are managing a game-changing environment by:
• Embracing the virtual workplace
• Restructuring membership to mine new value
• Guiding constituents through the information maze
• Creating seamless customer experiences
• Reinventing teams and project management
• Promoting innovation and creativity

Learning Outcomes
• Understand how game-changing trends are impacting associations and their members
• Discover strategies to turn disruption into success
• Learn how innovative leaders are preparing their organizations to thrive in an era of change and uncertainty


Sherry Budziak, Founder & Owner – .orgSource, Founder, .orgCommunity

Kevin Ordonez, Managing Director, Technology Strategy – .orgSource

Bill Bruce, CEO – American College of Occupational Environmental Medicine


Room #W414A

This Session is part of Workshop Track II