ABSL
Happy Holidays!

The season is upon us, and with it -
the end of another amazing year.


Best wishes from ASBL!
May your holiday season be all wrapped up
with cheer and filled with celebration
for the New Year


We would like to take a moment to look back
and summarise the greatest moments
of ABSL. Take this trip with us.

Best,
ABSL Management Board




We have grown to a total number of 178 regular members,
gaining
29 new members


Thought Leadership


The 7th Annual ABSL Conferencegathered
over 1000 participants,
including many global thought leaders


The 2nd edition of
ABSL International Conference,
this time in London,
gathered over 150 CxO level leaders

For the first time, we have, together
with ABSL Romania and ABSL Czech Republic,
hosted senior politicians from all three countries



First edition of ABSL Start-Up Challenge
saw over 50 submitted projects,
of which we chose 3 winners - projects we still
help grow and develop



Business Intelligence

We have published 2 major reports:
Business Services Sector in Poland 2016,
and
Europe's Business Services Destinations
as well as two local ones (Katowice,
and Poznań is about to be revealed)


ABSL Puls-e had nearly 40 editions,
with almost 200 news
selected especially for you

We have also answered
nearly 100 inquiries regarding the sector
as well as supporting
multiple incoming investments



Local Chapters and networking

We have organised
30 meetings and networking events
led by our 7 local chapters


Our newly created Flying Chapter
hosted three meetings:
in Bydgoszcz, Lublin and Szczecin

We have also run 3 offsite events:
Radom – Radom Shooting Cup 2016
Opole - ABSL Rally Cup
Częstochowa – ABSL AWAY





Knowledge Sharing

Our webinars in 2016 gathered 436 attendees
covering key topics and interests of our members



We also conducted
34 ABSL Clubs, workshops and business breakfasts
focused on cooperation
and exchange of best practices
and unique knowledge



Sector Promotion
We brought new perspective around perceptions
of working in a corporate services environment
via the
CoffeeStories campaign

2016 also saw the ABSL Blog launch,
two nationwide CSR projects:
and two local CSR initiatives:
Buy a Book,
English Summer Camp

Beyond significant press coverage
in Rzeczpospolita, Plus Biznesu, Financial Times
and Forbes we’ve had much stronger presence
in social media, including
LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and YouTube



We sincerely thank You
for being a part of our unique community,
and our Strategic Partners
for a fruitful year.

Click here to find out their summaries of 2016


ASSOCIATION of BUSINESS SERVICE LEADERS
in Poland
Rondo ONZ 1, 00-124 Warszawa

www.absl.pl
absl@absl.pl