Industry Education

International education conferences provide you with the opportunity to network with industry professionals from all over the world – AND learn from some of the leading professionals in the event industry.

Get excited, click on the image for a taste of what's to come in 2017!

ILEA LIVE!, an institute for Professional Development, is the annual education conference sponsored by ILEA which brings together ILEA members from around the world. ILEA Minneapolis-St. Paul offers scholarships to assist chapter members in attending this annual conference.


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Stay ahead of the pace with four full days dedicated to enhancing your business and knowledge - including three trade show days for getting serious business done. Keep up to date with all the latest trends, and enjoy education programmes from visionary thinkers, leading associations and industry groups. Feel the buzz of meeting all the key global players in one place. IMEX in Frankfurt is the event for business, education and networking – it’s where the world of meetings and events draws its energy. 

Join us at #NACEEXP17

Join for the 2017 NACE Experience Conference July 16-19, 2017 at the Marriott Marquis in Houston, Texas. The Experience Conference is the only major industry conference that serves everyone in the catering and events industry. Experience includes:
  • Design Experience, a one-of-a-kind, interactive demonstration of the latest trends and design tips.
  • Culinary Luncheon, a multi-sensory experience that lets participants enjoy culinary treasures at their seats as they are being prepared on stage.

All About Attending IMEX America

IMEX America is an exciting event in one of the world’s most energetic and entertaining cities. Use the links below to explore the trade show venue at the newly renovated Sands Expo and to preview all the attractions of Las Vegas. Look forward to special rates at our stunning headquarters hotel and savings on flights and transportation with our travel partners, plus special offers for Las Vegas shows and activities! And remember, there is no cost for registration or for nearly all education sessions.

Join Us in New Orleans!

At The Special Event (TSE), the industry’s largest tradeshow and conference for event professionals, you’ll connect with over 5,000 event colleagues, exhibitors, and mentors. During your time at TSE, you can select from over 100 education sessions, attend showcasing events, network with fellow event profs, and browse through thousands of products on the exhibit hall floor. If you produce events, TSE is your show!