Welcome to ILEA Vancouver

ILEA is the principal association representing the creative events professional, globally.Our membership is 7000 strong and is truly international with Chapters around the world from the UK to the USA, Canada to Australia, Europe through the Middle East to Hong Kong!
The ILEA Vancouver Chapter was founded in 1993 and its membership represents skilled professionals who are passionate about networking knowledge and event inspiration.
The International Live Events Association provides members: collaborative networking, education and professional development, inspiration, outward awareness and credibility to ensure a thriving global creative events profession.
Attend one of our events to discover for yourself all of the reasons to HIRE and ILEA Member or JOIN today!

Why Join ILEA?

Come to just one meeting and see for yourself!

Be inspired and motivated by new, fresh ideas. Meet event professionals from around the world, and from your own backyard who share your passion for excellence.


Chapter Designer of the year
WINNER! – Robert Porter, Elizabeth Stanley Event Design

Chapter Supplier of the Year
WINNER! – Go2 Productions Inc.

Chapter Technical Supplier of the Year
WINNER! – Go2 Productions Inc.

Chapter Caterer of the Year
WINNER! – Culinary Capers Catering and Special Events

Chapter Venue of the Year
WINNER! – Four Seasons Hotel Vancouver

Chapter Planner of the Year
WINNER! – Julie Mandarano, The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver

Chapter Event Professional of the Year
WINNER! – Anthony Vade, FMAV

Presidents Award for Outstanding Contribution
WINNER! – Karen St Aubin, Canadian Bar Association – BC Branch (CBABC)


The ILEA Van app is the place to see everything ILEA! Available for Apple and Android products, FREE to download. Create an account and get notifications of upcoming events directly to your device and register automatically.
Go to the App Store or Google Play. Search “ILEA Van.” Click to Download and start using immediately.

Tons of information on our chapter, upcoming events and more!

You can also click here to see the web version.

Upcoming Events

There are no upcoming events at this time.