Reinvest in Yourself Today
Becoming a member means you get the best of ILEA industry networking, receive educational opportunities and build relationships with live event professionals to help enhance your own professional career.
Set yourself up for success through the live events industry with the resources and network that only ILEA membership can provide.
- Get access to the wisdom of a broad member collective who plan and execute over 1 million special events each year–the brightest, most accomplished creative event professionals in the industry who execute some of the world’s most recognized live events.
- Experience stimulating ideas and knowledge sharing with other creative event professionals from around the world at the annual ILEA Live conference.
- Establish your professional network with new business opportunities by connecting with ILEA’s 51 international chapters.
- Learn how exceptional creative event professionals improve and extend their achievements and drive continued innovation in the industry with ILEA's Esprit Awardsand Spirit of Excellence Awards.
- Attend monthly webinarsfocused on the business of being a creative and watch Quick Tip videos from event experts to add more skills and best practices to your creative event professional toolbox. Webinar recordings and Quick Tip videos are available to only to members in the On-Demand Education Library.
- In collaboration with Meetings Professionals International, access over 60 curated recorded sessionsbased on the ILEA Core Curriculum.
- Receive up-to-date deadline information for the Certified Special Events Professional (CSEP) designation—keep updated on all of the information needed to gain your CSEP designation and show potential employers or clients that you are committed to the craft.
- Strategic conversations with partner associations and industry groups to ensure ILEA members have a voice in the future of the industry.
- Save on high-quality products and services that add value to your work with ILEA Discount Programs.