About ILEA Cleveland
Welcome to ILEA Cleveland
ILEA Cleveland already has more than 100 members on board! Since the chapter launched early in 2008, our events have allowed our members to learn more about how to market their business in the 21st century, how to explore green and organic options for more sustainable events, how to accommodate different ethnic and cultural traditions into their events, what trends to watch for in the future, and so much more!
If you haven’t already joined us for an event, you are truly missing out on a wonderful opportunity to not only develop your skills as an event professional but also to network with your peers in the industry. Don’t miss our upcoming events. Please visit our calendar page to view and register for all events. We look forward to seeing you there!
Who Is ILEA?
For over 25 years ILEA has been a valued and trusted partner in the events industry. An industry that generates over $200 billion for the global economy and supports over four million jobs. ILEA members are regarded as the very best in what they do, creating a powerful and influential community of event professionals around the world, working together to find new ways to communicate through the power of live events.
Our vision expresses our place in the world. It captures our reason for being and defines our direction as an association.
WE ARE THE PRINCIPAL ASSOCIATION REPRESENTING THE CREATIVE EVENTS PROFESSIONAL, GLOBALLY
Our brand values are a set of principles that we believe in; that define who we are, what we do and how we do it. Our brand values also help us to craft what we say and how we say. Each of our values are communicated internally throughout the organization and carefully explained. We tell people what our values mean to them and how they can share them.
OUR CORE VALUES
The International Special Events Society provides members and stakeholders:
- Collaborative networking
- Education and professional development
- Outward awareness and credibility to ensure a thriving global creative events profession.
The ILEA Certified Special Events Professional Program
Established in 1993, the Certified Special Events Professional (CSEP) ® designation recognizes event professionals who have successfully demonstrated the knowledge, skills and ability essential to plan and execute all components of a special event. The special events industry has experienced phenomenal growth, is more challenging than ever and requires an increasing level of professionalism. The CSEP designation sets professionals apart from the competition and indicates expertise in the preparation and execution of successful special events.
Contact us for more information on the process.
To learn more about the ILEA CSEP Program, click the logo, below.