Get to know us

About LiveCom Alliance

LiveCom Alliance is the pan-European authority representing the live communication and event industry, operating independently to create a stronger, more sustainable and more interesting playing field. LiveCom Alliance believes that live encounters do build a stronger future in all societies and industries, especially in this digital day and age.

LiveCom Alliance is established in 2016 as a non profit foundation on the believe that the live communication and event industry deserves a pan-European approach and audience, and would benefit from an overarching dedicated yet independent institution. Aiming to develop our industry through exchange of local expertise, inspiring insights, best practices and research.

The goal of LiveCom Alliance is to unite and inspire it’s participating associations and associated members and to offer them opportunities to learn from each other.

 

Unite - Learn - Inspire

We unite national boards of associations, each representing local members in the live communication and event domain. Today, we are serving 9 national organizations and affecting over 750 leading agencies and companies around Europe.

We learn through exchange of local expertise, inspiring insights, best practices and research. Our yearly European Industry Survey captures the major trends, challenges and economic impact drivers in the live communication industry.

We inspire to create a stronger, more sustainable and more interesting playing field. Also offering a most direct and independent gateway to all our industries most relevant initiatives, events and awards all over Europe.


We meet live
three to four times per year, mostly during recognized international focussed events all over Europe. Especially these live meetings are experienced as valuable by our members. Every single meeting results in inspiring ideas and interesting insights, to be brought ‘home’ and implemented on national association level.


Membership

Discover the valuable membership benefits for you as participating association and your national members: LCA _ value for participating associations and associated members _ 2020


LiveCom Alliance is led by founder and managing director Maarten Schram, his assistant Hotty Nijdam and a dedicated board.
Picture (from left to right): Maarten Schram – founder/managing director | Jan Kalbfleisch – chairman (FAMAB, DE) | Ivo Franschitz – treasurer (EMBA, AT) | Frank Marreau – board member (EXPO EVENT, CH) | Hotty Nijdam – assistant