Benefits of Membership


  • ILEA CONNECTS: national or international guest speakers, keynote, full dinner and high production value
  • ILEA TALKS: feature guest speakers with international experience in a theatre-style presentation
  • ILEA MINGLES: casual industry networking events
  • ILEA INSIDERS: exclusive, experiential, educational, members only events


  • Participate in the ILEA members-only online community that gives you the opportunity to meet worldwide contacts. Please note this is not available to student members.
  • A listing in the ILEA worldwide resource directory and on,, and
  • Use of the ILEA logo on your corporate publications and materials, which displays a level of professionalism to your clients.
  • An active support system promoting your growth in the special events industry.
  • The ability to become a sponsor through annual, quarterly and individual events.



  • Weekly Newsletter: weekly update email that is sent out every Tuesday which will include save the dates, registration links and more!
  • Access to job postings
  • Web directory to create awareness for your services and products among ILEA members
  • Free digital subscription to Special Events Magazine
  • Get Social: the opportunity for members to share their news with the membership through social media outlets (



  • Preferred rates such as printing and copying, shipping, computer discounts etc.
  • Insurance Discounts – ILEA Canada is pleased to offer a comprehensive member insurance program in partnership. Please contact the ILEA Canada office for more details.