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Erica Chen (Yi Ching Chen), CEM, CMP, CIS
Manager, Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA)

Erica Chen (Yi Ching Chen), CEM, CMP, CIS, has worked for TAITRA since 1985 and has over 30 years of experience… more

Dan Cole

Dan Cole, CEM
Executive Vice President of Sales and Development , International Spy Museum

With more than 30 years of professional sales and leadership experience, Dan Cole, CEM is the International Spy Museum’s Executive… more

Jai Cole, CEM

Jai Cole, CEM
Vice President, Plum Communications

Jai Cole, CEM, Vice President and Partner of Plum Communications Inc. Toronto, Jai is a seasoned independent exposition knowledge expert… more

Scott Craighead, CEM

Scott Craighead, CEM
Vice President of Exhibitions and Events, IAEE

Scott Craighead, CEM has been involved in the industry for 16 years producing exhibitions and events in the U.S. and… more

Michael Dargavel, CEM

Michael Dargavel, CEM
Vice President, Association and Events Management

Michael Dargavel, CEM is Vice President of Association and Events Management (A&E Management), a Toronto based Association Management Company (AMC)…. more

Joel Elias de Oliveira, MBA, CEM

Joel Elias de Oliveira, MBA, CEM
Finance Planning Manager, Reed Exhibitions Alcantara Machado

Joel Elias de Oliveira, MBA, CEM, is a professional with experience in trade show organization since 2008 and is currently… more

Patricia Farias Barlow

Patricia Farias Barlow, CEM
CEO, FIDEES and Puerto Vallarta Convention Center and Owner of Farias Global Expos

Patricia Farias Barlow has been in the meeting, convention and exhibition industry for 40 years and through her leadership, collaborative… more

Steven Hacker, CAE, FASAE, CEM

Steven Hacker, CAE, FASAE, CEM
Principal, Bravo Management Group

Following a notable 40-year long career as CEO of several nonprofit associations, Steven Hacker is now the Principal of Bravo… more

Kimberly Hardcastle-Geddes, CEM

Kimberly Hardcastle-Geddes, CEM
President and Chief Account Strategist, mdg

As Owner, President and Chief Marketing Strategist of the nation’s leading marketing and public relations agency specializing in B2B events,… more

Mary Higham, CEM

Mary Higham, CEM
Owner, Voxdeae Productions, LLC

Mary Higham, CEM, is the owner of Voxdeae Productions, LLC, an independent planning organization providing event management services in all… more