100% Event Participants in London Will Recommend the GIA Conference

At the GIA Conference at The Royal Horseguards in London, United Kingdom, a full 100% of participants said that they would recommend the conference on world class market intelligence to others. 

Helsinki, Finland, June 27, 2012 --(PR.com)-- On the final day of the three-day GIA Conference at The Royal Horseguards in London, United Kingdom, a full 100% of participants said that they would recommend the conference on world class market intelligence to others.

In a survey, delegates gave the GIA Conference organized by Global Intelligence Alliance (GIA) an average satisfaction rate of 4.5 out of a maximum score of five. 

Held between June 11 and 13, 2012, the GIA Conference in London featured seasoned experts representing leading global companies such as Belgacom, Canon, Central de Cervejas (part of the HEINEKEN company), Cintas, Hitachi, IBM, InterContinental Hotels Group, Philips Healthcare, RSA the Security Division of EMC, Statoil, Takeda Pharmaceuticals (Nycomed), T-Systems and Yell Group.

On a scale of 1 to 5, the general assessment for the London event was:

• Organization of the conference: 4.7
• Relevance of content: 4.6
• Value of workshop content: 4.5
• Networking opportunities: 4.5

"Feedback from GIA Conference participants clearly shows that it is like no other event of its kind. The topics are very current while the interactive workshops are hands-on and allow for an exchange of best practices. Participants say that time flies, because the content is so valuable. This is very encouraging for us as organizers. We intend to build on the success in London. For GIA’s upcoming conferences in Toronto and Munich, we will cover additional topics such as social media intelligence, emerging markets strategies and leadership," said Joost Drieman, Vice President, Intelligence Best Practices, Global Intelligence Alliance.

"The event met its primary objective: for market intelligence professionals to learn best practices from each other. It’s amazing how much valuable insight such a community of experts can create over a course of three days. In any profession, it’s invaluable to know your peers in other companies and have contacts around the industry. The GIA Conference is the best place for market intelligence managers and directors to make those contacts and to share ideas and experiences with each other," said Aleksi Grym, Business Director, United Kingdom, Global Intelligence Alliance.

The next upcoming GIA Conferences will be held in:
• Toronto, Canada: 22-24 October 2012
• Munich, Germany: June 2013

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About Global Intelligence Alliance
Global Intelligence Alliance (GIA) is a strategic market intelligence and advisory group. GIA was formed in 1995 when a team of market intelligence specialists, management consultants, industry analysts and technology experts came together to build a powerful suite of customized solutions ranging from outsourced market monitoring services and software, to strategic analysis and advisory.

Today, we are the preferred partner for organizations seeking to understand, compete and grow in international markets. Our industry expertise and coverage of over 100 countries enables our customers to make better informed decisions worldwide.


About GIA Conferences
GIA Conferences are leading Strategic Market Intelligence events where business professionals can learn how leading companies apply high impact Market Intelligence to improve their decision-making. Speakers from leading global companies share best practices and case presentations. In addition, GIA Conferences include interactive workshops and panel discussions on current hot topics in the area of Strategic Market Intelligence. GIA Conferences focus strictly on delivering best-in-class educational programs.
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