IELA has been accepted as an observer by the Customs Cooperation Council, Brussels. 10'000 of the newly created 'IELA Flyer' (pocket size of the brochure) have been printed.
Publication of the second 'IELA REPORT' (numbered No. 10 including the former IELA DIARIES)
Publication of first 'IELA REPORT'. In addition to our membership, this Report has been sent to all Organizers (approx. 800) registered in our Databank.
4th General Assembly in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Attendance : 30 members with 57 participants. No elections this year. Creation of an Associate Membership. Werner Frick presents the version of the future IELA REPORT. The response of the membership is extremely encouraging. The country profiles have been distributed since Carmel. The floor accepts to have the IELA brochure printed. There is much interest too for IELA posters.
Publication of No. 8 of the IELA DIARY which is the last one of the present version.
Ralf Przybilla presents the draft of an IELA brochure.
IELA becomes member of the TRADE SHOW BUREAU (USA)
The former 'Standards' Committee is renamed 'Standards and Ethics' Committee. A new IELA colour flyer is available to the membership.
27–29 March 1987:
5 March 1987:
Publication of No. 3 of the 'IELA DIARY'.
1st General Assembly in Montreux Switzerland
Were present : 14 members and 4 prospective members with a total of 40 participants The Board of Directors resp. the Board of Management elected at the Founding Assembly in March 1985 were confirmed for another term. Registration fee : CHF 550.--. Room rates were CHF 110.-for singles and CHF 140.-for doubles. Financial result of this 1st General Assembly : loss of CHF 9042.95.
Are accepted as new members :
May 1986: Publication of the second 'IELA DIARY'. Per 15 May, 1986, the total number of members has passed to 20. Subjects treated in this issue : Data Credit Bank, Standards of performance, Country profiles, IEA Annual Conference, Profile of IELA members (this time Foirexpo, Paris)
Publication of the first 'IELA DIARY' (later on called 'IELA REPORT'.
Are accepted as new members :
At its first official Board of Management meeting, the following subjects, amongst others, were discussed.
Birth of IELA in the offices of Inter-Transport Ltd., Geneva, Switzerland. The final name being : IELA International Exhibition Logistics Associates.
Founding members were : (in alphabetical order)
Hans R. Brauchli is elected as the first president of the Board of Directors. Members are Peter Kuoni and Klaus Rauch.
At the same time,
Hans R. Brauchli is elected as the first Chairman of the Board of Management. Members are Steve Barry, Ernest Droessaert, Philip Powell, Klaus Rauch.
The legal address is at Inter-Transport Ltd.'s office at Route des Jeunes 6, Geneva, Switzerland.
A further meeting attended by
took place in Geneva. Amongst others, the following subjects were discussed resp. decided.
31 May 1983
An official meeting attended by
took place in Geneva. It had been called forward to study the possibility to set up a legal organization for those companies involved in the Internat. Exhibition Transport and Service Industry.
During this meeting, the following decisions were taken:
Various informal meetings are taking place mainly between Steve Barry and Hans R. Brauchli to discuss the possibility to create a platform where companies active in the field of exhibition freight forwarding can meet.
IELA International Exhibition Logistics Association
4, rue Charles-Bonnet
P.O. Box 399
1211 Geneva 12, Switzerland
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