“We saw genuine excitement over the latest features in iMIS 20 Q4 2015 and the quality of the educational sessions we offered. All of this will make our users’ lives easier and that’s what NiUG is all about.
Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) October 22, 2015
Advanced Solutions International (ASI), a leading global provider of software and services for associations and not-for-profits, was a Founding Sponsor of NiUG International’s Discovery Conference in Arlington, VA on October 12-14, 2015. Headquartered in Tobyhanna, PA, NiUG International is the largest independent, international users group in the not-for-profit software industry.
The 10th annual NiUG Discovery Conference was held at the Crystal Gateway Marriott and included more than 375 iMIS users, solution providers, consultants and vendors who participated in 68 educational sessions, training classes, demonstrations, exhibitor showcases, and networking events.
The event began with pre-conference training on Monday, October 12, and the full conference opened on Tuesday with product updates on “Q4 2015” — the latest release of the http://www.advsol.com/pr/imis. iMIS 20 Engagement Management System (EMS). Throughout the conference, attendees experienced the newest features of iMIS 20 Q4 2015, including a responsive staff administrative site, additional automation features, dashboard advances, and more. Event participants learned how iMIS 20 Q4 2015 builds upon and enhances the EMS, RiSE web development platform, and Continuum business intelligence features to help their organizations increase staff efficiency, better engage with their constituents, and achieve continuous performance improvement.
Great Things Award: ASI annually recognizes clients who are using iMIS to help further their missions and accomplish “great things.” The following six 2015 winners achieved this through their outstanding iMIS RiSE websites:
- American Association of Airport Executives (aaae.org)
- American College of Osteopathic Surgeons (facos.org)
- The Appraisal Foundation (appraisalfoundation.org)
- Toledo Bar Association (toledobar.org)
- Toy Industry Association (thegeniusofplay.org)
- World Waterpark Association (waterparks.org)
John Howarth Memorial Award: NiUG presents this annual award to recognize those who represent its mission with passion, persistence, optimism and grace under pressure. Award recipients who have distinguished themselves in service to the iMIS Community in 2015 are:
- Paul Peebles, Vice President & Chief Information Officer for the Florida Association of Insurance Agents, and
- Nathan Slovin, Director of Client Excellence Programs for Advanced Solutions International and one of the original founders of NiUG as the Executive Director of the New Jersey Apartment Association.
“Each year I say that this was one of our best conferences to date but it’s particularly true this year,” said Michele Morgan, Executive Director of NiUG International. “We saw genuine excitement over the latest features in iMIS 20 Q4 2015 and the quality of the educational sessions we offered. All of this will make our users’ lives easier and that’s what NiUG is all about. We are so grateful to attendees, partners, and exhibitors who helped us increase the value the Discovery Conference delivers.”
NiUG is an independent, international, not-for-profit users group, which exists to advocate, educate and connect users, Authorized Solution Providers/Consultants (AiSPs/AiCs) and vendors in the iMIS community. To learn more, visit http://www.NiUG.org.
Advanced Solutions International (ASI) is a recognized global, industry thought leader that focuses on helping associations and not-for-profits increase operational and financial performance through the use of best practices, proven solutions, and ongoing client advisement. Since 1991, ASI has served nearly 4,000 clients and millions of users worldwide, both directly and indirectly through a network of over 100 partners, and currently maintains corporate offices in the USA, UK, Canada, and Australia.