ND Focus – Elia’s networking days for Executives / 9-10 May 2019 / Dubrovnik, Croatia

Welcome to
ND Focus – Elia’s networking days for Executives
9-10 May 2019 / Dubrovnik, Croatia

Discover last year's edition here

The third edition of
ND Focus – Elia's networking days for Executives

3-4 May 2018 / Catania, Sicily

Discover last year's edition here

The second edition of
ND Focus – Elia's networking days for Executives

4-5 May 2017 / Chania, Greece

Discover 2016 year's edition here

The first edition of
ND Focus – Elia's networking days for Executives

21-22 April 2016 / Mallorca, Spain

ND Focus – Elia’s networking days for Executives brings industry decision-makers together and offers a unique structured format to foster thought-provoking discussions built around an agenda.

  • Participation is exclusive to a select number enabling direct exchange of experience and insights
  • Focused content is targeted to a specific audience and relevant to participants
  • Structured group sessions have a clear scope to explore industry challenges
  • Established industry leaders moderate and contribute to uncover best practice and find solutions
  • Participants share their experience and become part of the conference
  • With direct peer-to-peer networking to develop and strengthen working relationships

Who should attend?

This event was created for senior language industry Executives doing business in Europe and beyond who are committed to creating a stronger future for their company, including:

Owners of language service companies of any size

General Managers and Managing Directors

Senior-level decision-makers such as

  • Chief Executive Officer
  • Chief Operating Officer
  • Chief Marketing Officer
  • Chief Financial Officer
  • Senior Vice President

The benefits of attending

For you

  • Build and refine your leadership skills
  • Become part of an exclusive group of industry leaders
  • Gain actionable insights and reflect on the latest industry thinking and trends
  • Network with the best industry minds and peers
  • Drive the discussions shaping the future of the language industry

For your company

  • Make your organisation more competitive for the future
  • Gain new ideas and discover new strategic concepts and imperatives
  • Understand your company’s strengths and weaknesses
  • Increase your company’s strength by leading through best practice
  • Develop existing partnerships and create new ones

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This is what CEOs and language service company owners have said about the previous two editions of the event

“Great networking, different to any other event I have seen in our space and open peer to peer sharing.”

Attendee, Sicily, May 2018

“The event is the right size, has the right mix of attendees and the committee strives to deliver a good quality programme.”

Attendee, Sicily, May 2018

“I believe it is rewarding to meet colleagues at a single event and learn the latest developments and trends in the industry.”

Attendee, Sicily, May 2018

ELIA’s events are very important to me and my business because of education, industry professionals experience sharing and also opportunity to networking.

Attendee, Sicily, May 2018

“ND Focus – Elia’s networking days for Executives is the ideal getaway to achieve success: friendly atmosphere, relevant topics, relaxed networking and professional insights under the spring sun. Great Insight magazine (good quality, great cover and excellent content!).”

Attendee, Chania, May 2017

“Well done to the fabulous Elia team, once again you’ve produced an outstanding event and you should be very proud of yourselves!

Looking forward to the next one.”

Attendee, Chania, May 2017

“ND Focus – Elia’s networking days for Executives is an innovative, extremely useful format, with all the networking opportunities of other conferences but with zero distraction as it’s really ‘focused’ on target audience specific interests. I really enjoyed it.”

Attendee, Chania, May 2017

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Thank you to everyone who joined us in Dubrovnik for Elia’s business retreat