ARENA NEWS

[UPDATE] Netherlands Intergroup Evaluates Google AdWords campaign

[Editor’s Note:  This is an update on the Google AdWords Campaign initiated in October 2013 and reported in the ArenA newsletter on December 13, 2013.  Click on http://alcoholics-anonymous.eu/arena/?p=143 to access the original article.] From October 2013 until January 2014, Intergroup The Netherlands conducted a trial Google AdWords campaign, targeted at people with a drinking problem […]

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“Best Practices” for WebEx online meetings

The September 2014 CER meeting will be held online using WebEx. Here are some best practices concerning online CER meetings. Computer equipment Use a computer, rather than a smartphone or tablet. Both Windows and Apple Mactintosh-computers are supported. Smartphones and tablets are limited in their capabilities. It is not possible to vote from a smartphone […]

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CER Steering Committee Meetings: Your seat has been reserved!

CER’s daily chores are taken care of by the CER Steering Committee, which consists of the following folks: CER Chair (Jeroen S., The Netherlands) CER Vice-Chair (Nigel P., Turkey) CER Secretary (Sophie, L., Germany) CER Treasurer. (Laura W., France) Steering Committee Meetings are held online using WebEx. These meetings are open, meaning that any AA […]

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49th General Service Conference 2014 Committee Reports

The Forty-Ninth General Service Conference was held April 11-12, 2014 in York, Great Britain.  Following is a summary of the conference questions and committee reports. COMMITTEE 1 Share experience and make recommendations on supplying certificates of attendance for professionals attending various AA presentations. Although the Committee wished to respond positively to any request from professionals […]

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