President, African Society of Association Executives, Kenya
Mr. Jeffers Miruka is founder and 1st president of the African Society of Association Executives (AfSAE), a pan-African professional community of association executives, established to serve as the professional voice for those within the Association management profession in the continent of Africa. Jeffers is also currently the CEO of the African Association of Agricultural Economists (AAAE. He is also the 1st international Scholar of the Diversity Executive Leadership Program (DELP) 2019-2021. DELP is a program of the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) seeking to advance the careers of individuals from under-represented identity groups to advance into the ranks of leadership in the association management profession. In 2017 Mr. Miruka founded the premier African Association Management Company (AFAMCO). Mr. Miruka has traveled extensively around the world as a speaker and MICE consultant
Pillar 4: The Art of Collaboration
To tackle global issues, associations must put partnership at the core of their strategy for resilience and growth – it should not be viewed as a means to an end, but as an end itself. This session featuring high-level experts on partnership building will focus on a) how the full potential of shared value in helping solve global issues can truly be unlocked through collaborating across sectors and crossing unconventional boundaries; and b) how, through a culture of distributed leadership and multi-disciplinary approaches, internal collaboration can challenge teams to move mountains.