Month: August 2015

Experience #ExpoExpo Personally and Professionally

By John Toner, Vice President, Convention and Industry Relations, United Fresh Produce Association As the chair of the 2015 Expo! Expo! Advisory Committee, I have often asked myself, “what does Expo!Expo! mean to me?” It’s […]

How Expo! Expo! Helped Me Grow: A Show Organizer’s Perspective

By Jessica Finnerty, CEM, Associate, Meetings & Events with the Auto Care Association As a member of the exhibition industry I’m starting to feel like I have heard it all. I’ve sat through the sales […]

What Makes a Good Entry – Art of the Show Insider Tip #4

IAEE’s Art of the Show Competition celebrates outstanding promotion of exhibitions and events in 15 categories, including Green Collateral Printed Piece, Industry Promotion and Most Innovative Use of Technology. These elements comprise a well-rounded marketing […]

Public Events Council Message From the Chair

By Bob Morgan, General Manager, Dulles Expo Center The Public Events Council (PEC) has spent time this summer continuing efforts to benefit the consumer events membership within IAEE. The association’s primary initiatives of education and […]

4 Public Speaking Tips You Haven’t Heard Before

4 August 2015 By Lindsey Pollak, Millennial Workplace Expert Deliver a speech. Give a presentation. Share a few thoughts. No matter what you call it, speaking in front of a group — even a small […]

Flexibility Determines Success

By Dana Freker Doody, Vice President of Communications, The Expo Group The incredible keynote by Robert Safian, Editor of Fast Company, really started the 2014 Expo! Expo! in Los Angeles on a high note for […]

The MATSO Perspective…An Interview with Angela Harar, Senior Director of Trade Shows for The Vision Council

IAEE recently sat down with Angela Harar, Senior Director of Trade Shows for The Vision Council to learn more about her exhibition industry experience and what it’s like to belong to the MATSO community. Angela’s […]

Expo! Expo! is the “Show for Shows”

Originally published in Trade Show Executive, August 2015 Edition As we have learned from the Center for Exhibition Industry Research (CEIR), the exhibitions and events industry comprises a $70 billion industry in the United States […]

Public Events Council Spotlight Bob Morgan

IAEE sat down with Bob Morgan, General Manager of the Dulles Expo Center to learn more about his industry experience and his unique perspective of the Public Events/Consumer Shows segment of the exhibition industry. Bob […]

What Makes a Good Entry – Art of the Show Insider Tip #3

IAEE’s Art of the Show Competition celebrates outstanding promotion of exhibitions and events in 15 categories, including Email Promotion and Exhibit Sales Brochure/Prospectus. These elements comprise a well-rounded marketing plan, but what makes them so […]