IAEE Events and Education

Events and Education, along with networking, are the major benefits of IAEE membership. Throughout the year, several meetings and educational programs are offered both at the chapter and international levels.

The Certified in Exhibition Management (CEM) Professional Designation:

Built on a foundation of broad technical knowledge and demonstrated industry experience, the Certified in Exhibition Management (CEM) professional designation program prepares you to meet the changes and challenges of a demanding industry with confidence and professionalism. Learn how to get your CEM!

Expo! Expo! IAEE's Annual Meeting and Exhibition:

A must attend face-to-face event for exhibition and event industry professionals! During Expo! Expo!, you will become current with industry trends by participating in the education sessions and networking opportunities. Learn more about Expo! Expo!

Women's Leadership Forum:

IAEE’s Women’s Leadership Forum has been designed to focus on topics that are unique to women in the exhibitions and events industry.  It is tailored for all women regardless of age, individual situation or current position held within their company.  The forum will provide knowledge and strategies for attendees to succeed in their current positions, as well as motivation and inspiration to take your career to the next level.  The Forum will give you the tools and resources while balancing life along the way. Learn more about the Women's Leadership Forum

Krakoff Leadership Institute:

IAEE provides a multiyear tailored education program for everyone who aspires to be involved with IAEE and obtain an industry or organizational leadership role. The multiyear education program includes the Krakoff Leadership Institute and the Krakoff Advanced Leadership Institute, which provide participants with the intelligence and connection they will need as tomorrow’s industry leaders. Both programs offer emerging leaders the opportunity to learn from industry experts while enjoying the intimacy of a small group learning environment designed to build lasting relationships. Learn more about KLI and KALI!


Geared toward busy professionals who are looking for cost-effective educational opportunities with no downtime or travel expense, IAEE periodically provides new and exciting webinars, led by highly respected industry experts, directly to your desk. IAEE Professional Development Webinars are sponsored by Forever New Orleans Convention & Visitors Bureau and the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center New Orleans.

Speaker Resource Center:

Visit the Speaker Resource Center and submit your call for proposals online year round for any event. Learn more.

Expo Expo ME Summit:

EXPO EXPO ME SUMMIT will be held from the 18th - 22nd of May 2015 at the Qatar Convention Center. Expo Expo ME is organized by Al Ahmad Group (AG Events).

Let IAEE be your educational source.

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Questions? Contact the IAEE Education Department at www.iaee.com/education-department.

Disclaimer: Registration and attendance at or participation in IAEE meetings and other activities constitutes an agreement by the registrant to IAEE's use and distribution (both now and in the future) of the registrant or attendee's image or voice in photographs, videotapes, electronic reproductions or audiotapes of such events and activities. By attending IAEE events, you will be subscribed to emails from IAEE, and you can manage your subscriptions individually at any time in the future.