You Need Focus and Depth

ILEA Live will feature several unique learning formats geared towards peer to peer learning, hands-on opportunities and interaction.

ILEA Live provides an experience like few other event shows. Our size provides more powerful networking. Our content is designed to be immediately actionable. Our goal is to allow you to get to what’s important for your business – better results. ILEA Live's engaging education program brings the audience into the learning process as active members and provides valuable opportunities for you to earn continuing education units.

What to Expect

You don’t want just one or two great ideas. You want to know how to generate hundreds of great ideas. ILEA Live will shift your thinking; not just hand you examples.  The conference has three educational tracks:

Honing Your Craft

Taking your day-to-day role to the next level means focusing on your ability to innovate and create for your clients, it is not just about understanding the logistics of producing events. Including hands-on opportunities, Sessions in this track will cover storytelling to enhance your work, event venue opportunities, organizational creativity and emerging technologies that can impact your business.

Inspiration & Trends

Stretch your mind and expand how you look at things. Things like technology. Like innovation. Like disruptive forces. The goal of this track is to help you work towards the future to remain a few steps ahead and feature trends in food and beverage, the experience economy, and hot technologies.

Business Owner Strategies

 ILEA Live is the place to sharpen your management skills as a business owner. Sessions in this track will cover sales and marketing trends to be aware of, HR solutions, and people management best practices. Set your organization up for growth by participating in these timely discussions.

How We Deliver Content

ILEA Live continues its evolution by bringing you even greater engagement than years past.

Featured Keynote and General Sessions: See how an outsiders’ perspective can change yours. ILEA Live takes experts from parallel industries and applies their insights to events. 

Workshops: In-depth workshops feature experts that offer a working insight into topics that impact your bottom line. Work with peers through skill sets, like running your business, the creative process, and the importance of building relationships and collaboration. These sessions are limited in attendance and are an additional cost to conference registration.

Breakout Sessions: 30+ breakout sessions covering business owner strategies, inspiration & trends, and creative solutions to honing your craft.

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