Global Operations
Immunization Partners in Asia Pacific (IPAP) President Dr. Lulu Bravo and her team signed a 3-congress contract with Kenes Asia for the 5th , 6th and 7th Asian Vaccine Congress (ASVAC) on February 13, 2014. Having known Kenes for the past 30 years through other paediatric – related congresses, Dr Bravo and her committee are confident that Kenes will help ASVAC to grow in significance, impact and delegate numbers, just like Kenes did for its other long term clients the World Society for Pediatric Infectious Diseases.
Kenes Associations Worldwide is pleased to announce a new client LUPUS EUROPE for which association management services will be provided starting as per 1st July 2013
Kenes India is pleased to announce that it has been appointed as the Professional Congress Organizer for the 22nd Annual Conference of the Indian Association for Study of the Liver (INASL) in Jaipur, India between 28th and 30th March 2014.
The 8th International Neonatal Nursing Conference (COINN 2013) organized by Kenes UK, that is taking place in Belfast between 5 and 8 September 2013 and already shows the success of the cooperation between COINN and Kenes UK.
Asian leading MICE exhibition – IT&CMA, held yearly in Thailand and organized by TTG Media from Singapore, and Kenes Asia signed an agreement recently.
In case you may have missed the above tourism ad, allow us to sum it up for you: the Philippines are back! Propelled by a robust 7% GDP growth this year, THE Asian convention destination of the 80’s has suddenly been rediscovered by world travelers… and Kenes Asia has enthusiastically hopped onto this wave of popularity.
Kenes India is pleased to announce that it has been appointed as the Professional Congress Organizer for India Live 2014, to be held February 2014 in New Delhi, India.
Meetings and Incentive Travel (M & IT) Magazine showcased the first British Laryngological Association Annual Meeting, organised by Kenes UK. The event, which exceeded all expectations, featured theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking, author of A Brief History of Time.
Dan Rivlin, Managing Director Kenes Group, has shared his views and opinions on mobile working with CIM Magazine.
Kenes MP Asia is delighted to have been chosen as PCO for the Asian-Pacific Hepato Pancreato Biliary Association’s congress (A-PHPBA 2015), to be held in 2015 in Singapore. The meeting is expected to attract between 1,200 and 1,600 delegates.
The Kenes Group today announced that it has assigned Luc Hendrickx as Member of the Board of Directors with specific responsibility for strategic development and governance, effective 1 March 2013, for an initial period of six months.
Luc Hendrickx on PCOs, CSR and motorbikes
Medical meetings: Preparing for change. Kenes Education, Kenes UK and the Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre delivered a highly informative event to increase the understanding of the changing world of CME/CPD accreditation criteria and industry compliance.
The Kenes Group announces that it has been accepted by the Good CME Practice (gCMEp), and is the first PCO to be approved by gCMEp.
By mutual agreement, Michael Foreman will be leaving his post of Managing Director and co-owner at Kenes UK as of 31 December 2012. Claire Joffe, Director of Projects and current co-owner, will too be leaving the company. Kenes Group has bought full control of the UK business.
The European Psychiatric Association (EPA) launched the European Psychiatric Network in November 2011 - a dedicated social network for psychiatrists and related health care professionals.
The Society's yearly congress ECCMID, attracts around 10,000 participants and is recognised by academia, the clinical setting and industry as the largest European congress for the presentation and discussion of research in the fields of clinical microbiology and infection.
The latest in the series of QE II masterclasses will address increasingly complex regulatory requirements and how they impact association events, particularly where medical and scientific meetings are concerned. The morning session will be led by Julie Simper, Kenes Education CME/CPD Manager, who will be joined by a range of experts in association management, sponsorship, industry and compliance.
Kenes International is delighted to announce its continued appointment as the provider of congress management services for the European Atherosclerosis Society (EAS) annual congress.
Kenes Asia has been selected to organize the 17th Federation of Asian Veterinary Associations Congress (FAVA) in October 2014 in Singapore with 700 expected delegates.
The Success of the European Congress of Immunology (ECI) was not only felt by Kenes UK and the committee but also the SECC venue in Glasgow.
Kenes Media (a Kenes Group Company) won the Meetings Industry Marketing Awards (MIMA) 2012 Gold Award in the category of Best Social Media Campaign for the Autoimmunity Network.
Glasgow, London and Manchester were the host cities for three major congresses managed by Kenes UK in September 2012: the European Congress of Immunology (ECI), the 8th International Conference on Frontotemporal Dementias and the 51st ISCoS (International Spinal Cord Society) Annual Scientific Meeting.
Kenes Media was shortlisted for Best Social Media Campaign by Meetings industry marketing awards (MIMA).
Kenes Group has made a contribution of 5000 EURO for the construction of a Health Center in Cameroon, Africa.
Kenes Asia is delighted to announce its appointment as the provider of congress management services for the ASEAN Colorectal Surgeons (ASCS 2014) Conference which will be held in 2014 in Singapore where 500 delegates are expected.
Kenes International was re-appointed by the International Society for Bipolar Disorders (ISBD) and by the International Society for Eye Research (ISER).
In the last three months, between June and August, Kenes Group organized 18 medical and scientific congresses, and provided services to more than 28000 delegates in 15 different destinations, from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, through Istanbul, Turkey to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Kenes Group announces its disinvestment as a shareholder in Multiwebcast, Canada (known as the Multilearning Group) in order to retain our independence in the choice of suppliers for Kenes clients.
Kenes International is delighted to announce its appointment as the provider of congress management services for the 6th Biennial Conference of the International Society for Bipolar Disorders (ISBD) which will take place in Seoul, March 2014.
International Society for Eye Research (ISER) has decided to entrust Kenes with the management and organization of the 2014 biennial meeting that will take place in San Francisco.
Kenes UK is pleased to announce its appointment as association management support provider for the newly-formed British Laryngological Association and for BARNA (the British Anaesthetic and Recovery Nurse Association.)
Kenes UK is pleased to announce its recent appointment as conference organiser to the Paediatric Intensive Care Society. The core PCO provision will include an initial 2013 conference to be delivered in London followed by two further annual conferences in Newcastle and Birmingham.
Kenes UK is pleased to announce that its bid to bring the World Congress for Nurse Anaesthetists to Glasgow has been accepted– the culmination of many months of collaboration between Kenes UK and the British Anaesthetic and Recovery Nurses Association (BARNA), acting as host for the conference on behalf of the International Federation of Nurse Anaesthetists (IFNA.)
Luc Hendrickx, COO Global Operations of Kenes Group discusses with James Latham, International Meetings Review over the Pharma Code, conference participation and how the content is the king of better meetings in the future.
Kenes India has won the contract to organize the CUPART (Current Advances and Recent Practices in Assisted Reproductive Techniques) Biennial Congresses for the years 2013, 2015 and 2017.
Kenes Group, the global medical congress organizer, announced the opening of Kenes India. The newly formed company is based out of New Delhi and will focus on both national and international congresses to be held in India. Kenes India will also provide a wide variety of services to national societies and association managers.
In a press briefing on Wednesday 23 May, 2012, Kenes Group recognized as being the first among equals in the field of medical congress organisation and medical scientific association management shared its vision on the development of medical scientific meetings in the years to come.
Kenes Associations Worldwide (KAW) is pleased to announce a new client, the International Society of Social Pediatrics and Health (ISSOP).
Kenes Associations Worldwide (KAW) is pleased to announce that after lengthy negotiations, a contract has now been signed with the World Federation of Neurological Societies (WFNS).
Kenes Associations Worldwide (KAW) is pleased to announce a new client, the International Union of Nutritional Sciences (IUNS).
Kenes UK MD, Michael Foreman introduces Kenes to Scottish ambassadors at the groundbreaking Roslin Institute.
Kenes UK, part of the Kenes Group, welcomes Alison Shamwana to its business development and industry liaison and sales teams.
The Impact of New technology on Medical Meetings
As of January 1, 2012 Kenes Associations Worldwide will serve as the secretariat of the International Society of Paediatric Surgical Oncology (IPSO).
The newly formed Asian Australasian Federation of Pain Societies (AAFPS) has appointed Kenes Asia as Core PCO and Association Manager.
Gonzalo Perez Constanzó, Managing Director of Kenes Latin America, has been appointed President of the International Association of Professional Congress Organisers (IAPCO), effective February 19, 2012.
On February 1, 2012, Luc Hendrickx joined Kenes Group as Chief Operating Officer (COO), Global Operations.
Kenes UK was successful in its bid to host the World Endourology Congress in 2015.
In a special press conference at IMEX 2011 on Wednesday 25th May from 14:30-15:30, Dan Rivlin, CEO of Kenes Group, Keith Foley, MD of Kenes Education, and Kenes Group senior management, will share the latest developments, innovations, strategies and ventures driving the Group’s impact on the facilitation of knowledge sharing and professional networking.
Dr. Gregory Postma, recipient of the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery’s Distinguished Service Award, will join groundbreaking transplant surgeons Dr. Gregory Farewell, Prof. Martin Birchall and Dr. Peter Belafsky, as a keynote speaker at the inaugural Laryngology 2011 conference.
Rani Mukerjee, Indian film actress and Bollywood celebrity, has joined the “1 in 6” campaign as goodwill ambassador of the Indian Stroke Association (ISA) and the World Stroke Organization (WSO). The campaign underscores the vital importance of learning the facts about stroke. One in six people worldwide will have a stroke in their lifetime.
From May 4-6, 2011 Lima will host “Agritech Peru 2011,” our country’s first meeting of experts in technology and agricultural innovation. Under the organization of Kenes Exhibitions and the Peruvian Institute Technology, Innovation and Management (IPTIG), this event will bring the reputation of Agritech Israel, held in Tel Aviv every three years, to Latin America.
Last year threw the international meetings industry a few curve balls with new venues launched, companies going into liquidation and the fall of corporate meetings. Sarah O’Donnell asks Dan Rivlin and a selection of industry leaders what they see in 2011’s crystal ball.
December 23, 2010
(Asian Hospital & Healthcare Management) TIVA–TCI 2011 (March 31–April 2) will offer a high level interactive scientific program focusing on new technology and safer techniques in anaesthesia and intensive care, and provides unprecedented networking opportunities.