First and foremost, trade associations
have to meet their members' advocacy needs, but making sure they remain alive financially is as important to them as it is to the insurers whose membership dues they compete for.
The chief purpose of these gatherings is to discuss jobs--specifically, the top one or two positions at the biggest and most important industry trade associations
and corporate offices centered around Washington's K Street, a canyon of nondescript office buildings a few blocks north of the White House that is to influence-peddling what Wall Street is to finance.
The service function is another important area of trade association
activity, especially to small firms who tend to be less interested in representation (North et al, 1996).
In addition, BSG leveraged our comprehensive database of business events in China to identify the key trade associations
Development of the 1394 baseband over coax specification will complement the coax bridge and UTP PMD specifications already developed by the 1394 Trade Association
The RapidIO Trade Association
and its global members drive the RapidIO interconnect architecture.
The Communications Platforms Trade Association
is a global organization of 25 communications platform and building block providers whose mission is to accelerate the adoption of SIG-governed, open-specification-based communication platforms by certifying interoperable building blocks.
Throughout 2007, the RapidIO Trade Association
will provide educational events and discussions around the white paper comparing Ethernet and RapidIO.
This webinar represents a unique opportunity to learn about the interoperability between RapidIO devices, internetworking with other interconnects, next-generation product development, and multi-vendor system level application deployment for RapidIO designs," said Tom Cox, executive director, RapidIO Trade Association
The future of video games and its trade association
is very bright indeed.
Also during the quarter, the acquisition of Chicago-based Illinois Trade Association
added 5,000 clients to the IMS membership roster.
SAN FRANCISCO -- The InfiniBand(SM) Trade Association
(IBTA) today announced its 10th Compliance and Interoperability Plugfest, taking place October 9-10 in Durham, New Hampshire.