ILEA-NCC Strategic Partners


Upcoming Events

2018 Fundraising Gala

Join us for a Totally '80s experience at the 2018 ILEA-NCC Fundraising Gala!

July 24, 2018 | 6:00 PM - 10:30 PM


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ILEA Live 2018

ILEA Live 2018

August 16, 2018 | 12:00 PM - 5:15 PM


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Annual Fundraising Gala

Tuesday, June 24, 2018

Calling all Freaks and Geeks, get ready for ILEA-NCC’s Totally '80s Fundraising Gala 2018. Get ready to nosh on some bangin’ bites and sick bevs. Leave your cocktail attire at home because this party is gonna be rockin’ all night long!

Member Opportunity

ILEA-NCC Member Opportunity to attend the ILEA LIVE 2018!

Interested in attending ILEA LIVE 2018 in Denver, Colorado?

The Linda I. Thompson Memorial Member Opportunity awards one (1) member a single registration (valued $895) to attend the conference and a partial travel reimbursement of up to $550/USD to attend ILEA Live. Click HERE to apply today!

Applications due Wednesday, July 11, 2018.  Winner will be selected and notified by 5pm on Friday, July 13, 2018.

ILEA Brand Values:


Because of ILEA...

ILEA Promo 2017 from Ferar Media on Vimeo.

2017 ILEA-NCC Gala & Fundraiser

ILEA Gala 2017 from Weddings on Film on Vimeo.

See more photos from the Gala and Heart and Soul Award recipients here

What is ILEA?

The International Live Events Association (ILEA) is comprised of over 7,200 professionals associated among 49 chapters across 38 countries representing special event planners and producers (from festivals to trade shows), caterers, decorators, florists, destination management companies, rental companies, special effects experts, tent suppliers, audio-visual technicians, event and convention coordinators, balloon artists, educators, journalists, hotel sales managers, specialty entertainers, convention center managers, and many more professional disciplines. ILEA provides education and networking to its members to promote professionalism in the special events industry.

The 215-members of the Northern California Chapter (established in May 1991), empowers its members to increase their strategic value with education, professional development and business growth opportunities.