Search Foundation

The SEARCH Foundation was formed in 1997 to assist special event professionals faced with a life threatening illness. Since that time it has expanded to include not only illness, but also any catastrophic occurrence.


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Welcome to ILEA Minneapolis-St. Paul

International Live Events Association is the new name for the International Special Events Society. 
We represent and support more than 5,000 members globally – live event professionals who do business together, 
share knowledge, nurture talent and progress our industry. 
Join us and together we can build the value of live events.


The May Membership Drive is on!

With new membership options and great savings the time to renew or become a new member is now.

Check out all the options HERE

For the Membership Drive... join in May and get 14 months for the price of 12.

 $50 Application is waived the whole month of May with using the code MAY50 at check out.  

Upcoming Programs and Events

A new program year is underway. We've got a full year of programs scheduled and are finalizing details as you read this for the best education and networking around. Check back often for updates. It's going to be a good year!

Jun 15

Lowry to Loring Summer Saunter

Socialize while strolling through the hippest neighborhoods in town...
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Attention all members:

It is time to appoint those leaders who will guide and direct ILEA Minneapolis St. Paul Chapter for the next 12 months, beginning on July 1, 2017. Please find the proposed slate for the ILEA Minneapolis St. Paul Board and Chapter Officers.


Congratulations to
The 2017 Minnesota
Star Awards Winners!

See the full list here

Minnesota Star Awards Winner Badge

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LIVE! is your digital content source that shares news, information and opinions from our many valued international partners on a quarterly basis.

 LIVE! will brings those of you from across the live event industry content that will help you make informed choices, share new ideas and showcase products, venues and destinations, as well as entertain.

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International Live Events Association
Minneapolis-St. Paul Chapter
P.O. Box 582233
Minneapolis, MN 55458

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