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IAEE Women’s Leadership Forum Registration Now Open

June 23, 2021

Reserve Your Spot Before It Sells Out!

Today, the International Association of Exhibitions and Events® (IAEE) announces that registration for its annual Women’s Leadership Forum being held 22-23 September 2021 at the Baltimore Convention Center in Baltimore, Md has opened. IAEE’s Women’s Leadership Forum features education sessions tailored to meet the needs of women at all stages of their career.

“The Women’s Leadership Forum features a unique blend of programming that resonates among attendees regardless of how long they have been in the industry or where they are in their career development,” said IAEE Executive Vice President & COO Cathy Breden, CMP, CAE, CEM. “The diversity among attendees and speakers creates such an atmosphere of connection and camaraderie that it has become a must-attend event for industry professionals seeking to flourish in their professional and personal lives.”

“We are thrilled to be extending our partnership with IAEE to support this year’s Women’s Leadership Forum in Baltimore,” said Gary Clement, CEO of Evessio, registration partner for this year’s forum. “As the world returns to live, in-person events, it gives us great pleasure to be involved in delivering this year’s forum, using Evessio’s registration software. We look forward to continuing to strengthen our partnership with IAEE and to supporting this important initiative to motivate and inspire women in the exhibitions and events sector.”

Sessions presented at this year’s Women’s Leadership Forum will include:

Navigating Conflict: How to Advocate for Yourself and Be Heard
Amy E. Gallo
Thought Leader, Author, Speaker
Amy E. Gallo Consulting, Inc.

Define Your Beauty: Harnessing the Power of Your Personal Uniqueness
Joanna Lohman
Former Member of the U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team, Human Rights Activist & LGBTQ Adversity Speaker

Embarking on a Permission Mission: Giving Yourself the OK to Succeed
Cindy McGovern, Ph.D.
CEO, Orange Leaf Consulting, The 1st Lady of Sales

Stories, Not Statistics: Using Emotional Intelligence to Transform Multi-Team Success
Alyson Van Hooser
Author, Keynote Speaker, Leadership Developer
Van Hooser Associates, Inc.

Click here for complete session and speaker details.

IAEE extends a special thank you to the partners of this year’s IAEE Women’s Leadership Forum:

Diamond Partner

Emerald Partner

Ruby Partners
Orange County Convention Center
Visit Orlando®

Pearl Partners
CORT Events

Supporting Partner
Smart City Networks

Breakfast Experience & Table Partner
Destination Toronto

Venue Host Partner
The Baltimore Convention Center

Hotel Partner
Hilton Baltimore

AV Partner

Registration Partner

Photography Partner
Oscar & Associates

Click here to register for IAEE’s Women’s Leadership Forum.

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, Convention News Television (CNTV), eShow, Freeman, GES | onPeak, Grit Productions and Expositions, IMEX, New Orleans & Company, New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center and Risk Strategies Company | Buttine Insurance. Visit for more information.

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