Connect with European marketing professionals

The European Marketing Confederation (EMC) is Europe’s largest marketing membership organisation, helping to expand professional marketing networks across Europe and beyond.

Expanding networks

The European Marketing Confederation (EMC) is one of Europe’s largest marketing membership organisations, representing marketing, sales and communication associations across Europe, and beyond.

Membership Benefits

EMC works with marketing member associations across Europe, to share best practice in marketing, sales and communication, monitoring the latest developments in the profession, and helping marketers to expand their networks.

Marketing Qualifications

The European Marketing Confederation Qualification and Certification Framework (EMCQ) gives marketers the opportunity to achieve accredited qualifications that are recognised throughout Europe.

A not-for-profit organisation based in Brussels, EMC works with its members across Europe, to share best practice in marketing, sales and communication.

EMC Board appoints next Chair and Vice-Chairmen

We are please to announce the election of Ralf Strauss as Chair and Jonathan Deacon and Martin Huisman as Vice-Chairmen of the Board from 24 April 2020 for a periode of two years.


Dr. Ralf Strauß, President of Deutscher Marketing Verband (German Marketing Association) since 2013, has been a member of the EMC Board since 2015 and served EMC as Vice Chair of the Board for the last two years. “I am honored to be Chair-Elect of EMC Board and look forward to cooperating with other marketing associations across Europe. The challenges in corporate marketing (such as digitalization....