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Why Join IAEE?
IAEE represents more than 12,000 industry professionals who support and conduct exhibitions globally. Our members provide face-to-face marketing experiences for both business-to-business and business-to-consumers in over 50 countries. We are the voice and leader of the exhibition and events industry, bringing buyers and sellers together, and providing information, education and face-to-face opportunities to build business relationships.
IAEE is a trade association, so once your company joins as a member, any employee ranging from an administrative assistant to an executive can be included as a member. Your entire marketing, meetings and exhibition team can take advantage of all the resources and benefits we have to offer.
Benefits of an IAEE Membership
- IAEE provides an opportunity to learn how to provide a more experiential trade show to your attendees through professional development and CEIR research
- IAEE brings you tips and trends on the challenges of attendee acquisition
- IAEE offers the latest technology trends in the exhibitions and events industry
- IAEE offers an opportunity to become certified in the exhibitions and events industry through the Certified in Exhibition Management (CEM) designation
- IAEE connects you with a community of industry professionals to share best practices 365 days a year through MemberLink
- IAEE provides access to CEIR data and reports that supports the value of participating in face-to-face exhibitions and events
- Access to the influence and relationships that result from the coming together of leaders in the industry
- Access to professional growth through high-level meeting participation (meetings are closed to members only, no vendors)
- Access to the distinction that comes from being part of an exclusive group of like-minded professionals
- Access to critical knowledge not available from other sources
- Access to timely information that keeps you ahead of current trends
- Access to breaking news on first-tier cities and other major show issues
- Access to vanguard solutions for pressing industry challenges
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