Benefits of Membership


  • #ILEAlearns – Monthly events dedicated to professional development, education and guest speakers!
  • #ILEAinspires – Our two showcase events per year are not to be missed and promise to inspire!  Technology Showcase and our famous WEDmonton! 
  • #ILEAmingles – Monthly events dedicated to networking, collaborating and getting to know your industry peers!
  • #LunchNLearn – Three times a year, a special 60minute session will be held to discuss or showcase a specific industry topic or trend.  Bring your own lunch and learn! 


  • 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.


  • Monthly Newsletter: monthly update email that is sent out every month 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 the 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