Website listing
Have your contact information & registration available on the ILEA Web Site. For more information contact ILEA-NCC at

Banner Ads
Advertise to the industry on our new and exciting Web Site (Members Only). For more information contact ILEA-NCC at

Event Sponsorship
Show your stuff to the industry in it’s natural setting (a meeting or social). For more information contact ILEA-NCC at

Participate in running the chapter and really get to know your colleagues and vendors. For more information contact ILEA-NCC at

Networking Opportunities
Meet your peers and industry partners. Gain new ideas and industry insights.  Maintain that cutting edge by finding out industry enhancements, new products and services, changing trends.

Mentorship Program
Our Mentorship program offers the opportunity to build a new friendship, a relationship with an industry profressional, a partnership with someone to both learn and grow from over time. 

Prize Drawings
Get your name in front of the industry – in a unique way! For more information contact ILEA-NCC at

Local continuing education to improve your career opportunities. Build and enhance your professional expertise and knowledge.

New Venue Tours
Experience new event sites before anyone else.

Bi Monthly Meetings
Opportunities to meet industry peers. Display your work and company information & registration.


Education and Professional Development
Improve your professional skill and expertise.

32 Chapters and 4 Chapters information
Establish contacts stay attuned to trends and participate in local educational activities. Become actively involved in leading the association at the local level.

Professional Resources
ILEA offers many resources for the special events professional.

Earn professional recognition for outstanding achievements
ILEA honors industry excellence through its prestigious awards program the ILEA Esprit Awards. The Esprit Awards fuel a spirit of competition within designated categories.

Special Events Magazine
With your membership, you will receive a complementary subscription to Special Events Magazine.

The "ILEA Bookshelf"
Save time and enjoy special member discounts by selecting your materials from the industry's source for educational aids and planning tools.

Annual Membership Directory
Invaluable resource with more than 5,500 Special Events professionals and suppliers worldwide.

Discounted business services and exclusive savings
ILEA Affinity and Discount Programs allow ILEA members to take advantage of savings on high-quality products & services while simultaneously supporting the efforts of the association. The programs offer members competitive pricing and special savings on a variety of premier products and services. 

Apply for membership today!
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