are Consortium Services?
Wheatstone Consulting offers a fast,
flexible, and cost-effective way to form and run Trade Associations, Special
Interest Groups, Commercial Standards Initiatives and consortia. We provide an
infrastructure that meets the member management, meeting and working group
management, specification development, consensus review, publication, and IT
service needs of any group.
Wheatstone can perform overall management of a consortium's ongoing
operation, or provide specific services as required. Typical operations services
• Strategic planning and
• Board, Committee and Working
• Financial management and
• Membership management and
• Provision of "front office"
• Project management and
• Meetings and Events
We have developed a number of integrated systems designed to meet the various
needs of consortia. These systems can be adjusted to suit the client's needs to
present their own look and feel, control access to the information, etc.
This infrastructure service provides the foundational systems that enable
consortia to establish a presence on the Internet, enable web-based
collaboration and communication within a consortium, provide for membership and
event management, and for document review. We are able to provide all hosting
and integrate email and web services employing a relational database system.
This provides both internet and intranet capabilities
• Web hosting
• Web-based collaboration tools
• Administration of access
control systems for email, web, etc.
• Membership database
• Conference and event
• Web survey and voting
• Online document review system
• Links to a number of
Wheatstone Consulting resources that may be utilized by a consortia
• Newsletter editing and
Please contact us if you would like to discuss your company needs and ways in
which we might help. And if we can't help you ourselves we'll try to direct you
to someone who can.