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IAEE Announces Nominees for 2020 Board of Directors

August 1, 2019

Voting Opens 3 September 2019

The International Association of Exhibitions and Events® (IAEE) will open the voting polls for its 2020 Board of Directors elections on 3 September 2019. The official voting member for each IAEE member organization will have until 2 December to submit the organization’s vote and results will be announced during Expo! Expo! IAEE’s Annual Meeting & Exhibition on 3-5 December 2019 in Las Vegas, Nev.

“The outstanding group of individuals recommended by IAEE’s Nominating Committee have contributed tremendous talent not only to IAEE but to the industry,” said 2019 IAEE Chairperson Tom Cindric, Jr., CEM. “Their ongoing dedication to ensuring IAEE modulates its strategic plan with members as its foremost priority is one of our greatest strengths.”

This year’s candidates for election are:

Officers 2020
Carrie Ferenac

Yulita Osuba
Deputy Director
Orange County Convention Center

Directors 2020-2022
Chris Harar
NTP Events

Jennifer Heinold, CEM
Senior Vice President, Events
Access Intelligence LLC

KV Nagendra Prasad, CEM
Chief Operating Officer
Hyderabad International Trade Exhibition Centre (HITEX)

Brian Scott
Chief Information Officer
Experient – a Maritz Global Events Company

Members of IAEE’s Board of Directors are elected on an annual basis by the official voting member of each IAEE member company. All officers serve a term of one year, except the secretary/treasurer who may hold the office for two years. The directors each serve three years in staggered terms to ensure continuity in the governance of the association. Click here for more information about IAEE’s governance.

About IAEE
Trusted since 1928, IAEE provides quality and value to its members through leadership, service, education and strong relationships. IAEE is the largest association of the exhibitions and events industry in the world, with a membership of show organizers, exhibitors and exhibition suppliers. Organizers of more than 20,000 exhibitions and buyer-seller events around the world are members of IAEE, and the organization advocates and promotes the awareness of face-to-face exhibitions and events as the primary medium for business development and growth. IAEE provides relevant, timely and innovative education to its members and the industry. IAEE recognizes its strategic partners: 4imprint, Buttine Exhibition Insurance, Convention News Television (CNTV), Freeman, New Orleans & Company, New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, Personify – A2Z Events, Swapcard and Synchronicities (Visit Anaheim, Visit Baltimore and Visit San Antonio). Visit for more information.

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