The Source - April 2023 Edition

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April 2023 Edition


Welcome to The Source, a monthly publication on all things IAEE -related. We have some exciting announcements so keep reading!


Expo! Expo! Call for Presentations is Open!
There is no better way to share your industry knowledge than speaking at Expo! Expo!. Call for presentations is open through 2 June and we have 6 tracks of content to choose from.

CEM-AP Courses are Available in Oct and Dec 2023
Be bold with your professional and personal development. Now is the time to take charge and forge a new path. You can do this by earning the CEM-AP designation – the next step in the CEM journey.

IAEE Leadership Institute is 13-14 July
Are you ready for an immersive leadership experience to take your personal and professional development to the next level? Consider the IAEE Leadership Institute coming to Baltimore, MD USA on 13-14 July.


IAEE TV: Convention Centers and Sustainability: How Venues Are Reducing Their Environmental Footprint
On this episode of IAEE TV, hear from the David L. Lawrence Convention Center in Pittsburgh and the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando about what they are doing every day to reduce their footprint. A special thanks to CNTV for producing this content.

Jobs Available Right Now!
Looking for new opportunities? Here are three featured jobs accepting applications. Visit for more listings.

Member News

IAEE welcomes its newest members to the organization.

  • AGA
  • CNH Industrial
  • Evenuefy Inc
  • Exhibitor Training Webinar
  • Pacific Telecommunications Council
  • San Diego State University
  • Tacklebox Brand Partners

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Top Contributors to MemberLink in April

We would like to send a special thanks and recognize our most active members who help to make our online community, MemberLink, into a robust platform for idea sharing and collaboration. They are:

  • Rakesh Antala
  • Shelon Atwater
  • Russell Callahan
  • Richard Erschik
  • Sherry Hall
  • Ashley Van Der Stuyf
  • Alex Wallerstein

There are insightful conversations being had right now in MemberLink.

Log in here to view.

Open Forum

  • New Life for Old Badge Lanyards
  • Quiet Rooms at Conferences
  • Pet Therapy

Show Management

  • Creative Solutions for Managing Cost of Hotel Internet
  • Expo Hall Floor Plans
  • New ideas for Exhibitor Surveys

Certified in Exhibition Management (CEM)

4 May

Exhibition & Event Sales
Virtual (US)

9 May

Strategic Planning & Management
Virtual (US)

11 May

Event Operations
Austin, TX

16 May

Event Operations
Virtual (US)

6 Jun

Event Marketing
Virtual (US)

10 Jun

Consumer Show Management
Taipei, Taiwan

View the CEM Calendar

CEM On-Demand

IAEE now offers CEM courses on-demand to allow you to take courses at your own pace. View the list of current courses available in this format here.

Events and Professional Development

Upcoming Webinars


How Exhibition Logistics are Being Impacted by the Global Supply Chain Crisis: What You Need to Know!


*IAEE Specialty Webinar Series on Sales Strategies & Solutions

Part 1: Working Your Sales Funnel: Sales Prospecting & Follow Up


*IAEE Specialty Webinar Series on Sales Strategies & Solutions

Part 2: Selling Smart Against Your Competition: Sales Negotiation Solutions That Work


*IAEE Specialty Webinar Series on Sales Strategies & Solutions

Part 3: Bringing It All Together: Helping Your Customers to Say “Yes”


Navigating The New Normal: Preparing Your Leaders and Managers For The Workplace of Tomorrow

IAEE Webinars are included in membership.

All webinars are eligible for one (1) CE credit and are offered live and on-demand.

*Paid webinars: These courses are offered as individual webinars (Members $35 USD Non-Members $55 USD) or you can purchase the full series at a discounted rate (Members $99 USD Non-Members $149 USD).

View all Webinars

Upcoming Events

ECA Legislative Action Day

1 Jun

Washington, D.C. USA

IAEE Leadership Institute

13-14 Jul

Baltimore, MD USA

CEM Week

21-25 Aug

Chicago, IL USA

Expo! Expo! MENA

10-12 Sep

Riyadh, KSA

Expo! Expo!

5-7 Dec
Dallas, TX USA

View the Events Calendar