As well as the CEO of the AMSRS, Elissa sits on the Executive Management Board of the Global Research Business Network (www.grbn.og) that links 45 research and insights associations globally and is also the Secretary-General for the Asia Pacific Research Committee (www.aprc-research.com) federation that comprises 12 national associations in the Asia Pacific region.
Elissa is passionate about professional and quality standards and is the current Chair of the Australian Technical Standards Committee MB-005 and is the Australian representative on the ISO TC225 technical committee that has developed two standards for the market, social and opinion research industry – ISO 20252 and ISO 26362.
Elissa and her dedicated team at the AMSRS are excited about this opportunity to provide a comprehensive and exciting conference in Sydney.
At the conference, Elissa will be discussing the company certification program that is internationally recognised called Fair Data. Fair Data is a consumer facing ethical mark that will help the Australian public easily identify those organisations which collect, use and retain personal data ethically and securely. She will also be promoting the individual accreditation- Qualified Professional Researcher (QPR) – that has new entry points into the program that makes it more accessible than ever for members of all types – market and social researchers, insights and data professionals as well as analysts.