NEXT 2018

Insights Association Member Experience

While serving as an advocate for the industry as a whole, the Insights Association exists first and foremost for its members. If you are a member of the Insights Association attending NEXT, you’ve already enjoyed a substantially discounted rate on your registration to attend. 

At the event, you’ll receive a badge identifying you as a member of the Association, which will allow you access to our members-only lounge in the exhibit hall. Here, you’ll be able to meet with industry experts in the areas of Compliance & Privacy, Advocacy, and Information Security, as follows:

Abby Devine, Insights Association Director of Compliance and Privacy Counsel, will be available to discuss privacy and compliance and answer your questions about GDPR. Company and Corporate Research Department members have the opportunity to schedule time to sit down with Abby for privacy and compliance (including GDPR) guidance. Reserve your meeting now.

Howard Fienberg, Insights Association Vice President, Advocacy, is our lobbyist in Washington, D.C. and will be available to discuss our advocacy efforts with federal and state policymakers on the merits of marketing research and analytics practice to ensure an accommodating environment for our industry.   

Darrin Maggy, Managing Director of Ezentria, serves as our partner on Information Security and will be available to discuss implementing cost-effective and sustainable, strategic information security programs, including certification to ISO Information Security Standard 27001.

Nicole Symelidis, Insights Association Vice President, Membership, will also be available to answer membership-related questions, discuss conversion from individual to company or corporate research department membership, and renew your 2018 membership if you have not already done so.

Stop by the lounge, grab a snack, and make the most out of your membership.  And, be sure to visit the Chapter lounge next door, where you’ll be able meet with Chapter leaders about upcoming activities and events and join or update your Chapter membership.