IAEE Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Impact Award

El IAEE Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Impact Award recognizes an IAEE member company or an IAEE member representative for outstanding contributions, actions and/or commitment to people of different backgrounds, races, gender, sexual orientation, ethnicity, age, ability and religion.

Considerations for this award include demonstrated initiatives and commitment to participating in, or enacting change within their organizations and the shows they produce as well as contributions to charitable organizations representing underserved communities and special recognitions received.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • El nominado debe ser un miembro activo de la IAEE o estar actualmente empleado por una empresa miembro de la IAEE con buena reputación.
  • Organization has a DE&I statement.
  • Demonstrates an ongoing commitment to creating an inclusive environment at their events.
  • Extraordinary activities promoting diversity, equity and inclusion in their events.
  • Las nominaciones presentadas sin documentación de respaldo no serán elegibles para su consideración.

Examples of Qualifying Data:

  • Structures, policies and procedures demonstrating a commitment to creating an inclusive environment within their work teams and their events.
  • Work with suppliers who are committed to diversity, equity and inclusion.
  • Initiatives to help attendees and exhibitors feel a sense of belonging and value for their participation.
  • Testimonials from attendees and exhibitors on what is being said about their event/brand.
  • Year-over-year demographic attendance and speaker data/efforts to feature diverse speakers at events.
  • Examples of event marketing campaigns using diverse and inclusive images.

Criterios de evaluación

  • Compromiso de participar o promover actividades que enfaticen la responsabilidad social durante todo el año para responder a problemas nacionales y/o globales.
  • Participación en actividades comunitarias que abordan una necesidad fuera de la industria de exposiciones y eventos.
  • Aportaciones destacadas a organizaciones benéficas y reconocimientos especiales recibidos.
  • Nivel general de participación/contribución del nominado a la IAEE.
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The 2023 Call for Nominations is closed. Details for 2024 coming soon!

Past recipients of the IAEE Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Impact Award:

2023
Rochelle Richardson