Technology Trends Impacting Associations

Publication date: May 18, 2016

Cheryl Ronk, President of Michigan Society of Association Executives, recently interviewed Payam Pourkhomami, President & CEO of OSIbeyond, about the major technology trends and challenges impacting nonprofits and associations in 2016.

Nonprofits and associations are lacking in adopting technologies to advance their missions. Recognizing that anything can be better or improved pays, and addresses how associations can move forward with strategic technology decisions.

In reviewing the research trends, Payam shares that a majority of organizations are moving to cloud services. He addresses that there are cloud options and reviews these in detail.

In addition, he covers the benefits of cloud services and the change in mindset for cloud services accounting from capital expenditures to an operating expense model. Security issues for cloud services was also covered.

Advice on technology budgets, philosophies and partnerships are added bonuses in this informative conversation with a technology expert that focuses on direct series, cloud services and technology strategy exclusively for nonprofits and associations.

Listen to the full interview below:

This article was originally published on the Michigan Business Network Blog.

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