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The live events industry is in a constant state of evolution. The needs of clients and your organizations are changing; technology progresses rapidly; and new trends emerge. You’re faced with growing your business and finding new clients, all while achieving new levels of creativity and inspiration. We get it. 

ILEA has the resources, education and most importantly, a broad global network to build relationships that grow your business and propel your events to the next level of success. 

It’s really that simple. Explore ILEA membership benefits.

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Unlock the possibilities with ILEA's simplified membership

We’re excited to announce the launch of a new streamlined membership pricing structure effective April 4th, 2022.

The New ILEA Membership Structure features two simplified rates:

  • ILEA Member Rate: $350
  • ILEA Student Rate $50

All new members will receive 12 months of membership based on the date they join, at any time of the year. Unlock the possibilities with ILEA and join today!

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Here's What You Get with ILEA:

  • Access the ILEA Member Directory to connect with a global network of innovative and leading events professionals

  • Establish your professional network and connect with new business opportunities by getting involved in one of ILEA’s international chapters

  • Learn how exceptional creative event professionals improve and extend their achievements and drive continued innovation in the industry with ILEA Esprit Awards and ILEA Spirit of Excellence Awards.

  • Receive up-to-date deadline information for the Certified Special Events Professional (CSEP) designation and CSEP Prep courses.

  • And more!

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