Earning the CEM designation is a game changer! IAEE interviewed graduate Dipesh Baradhiya, CEM of UBM India. Read his journey on earning the CEM designation and why he became CEM game changer!
University of Education: Mumbai University
How has the CEM designation helped in your career?
I have just become a CEM, hoping it will definitely help me in my career.
Why is it important to maintain the CEM designation?
It is important because it will help me in continuous improvement of my practical knowledge, real life experience and years of industry knowledge and skills that would surely reflect the latest thinking in exhibitions and events management.
What made you want to obtain your CEM designation?
CEM designation is a globally recognized designation that demonstrates the highest professional standard throughout the exhibition and event management arena. It will help me in my professional as well as personal growth of career.
What advice would you give to an aspiring individual who wants to apply for the CEM program?
CEM designation will make a significant difference in an individual’s career in the exhibitions and events industry because it demonstrates career dedication, in-depth knowledge of exhibition management and skill set expertise in the exhibition industry.
It will maintain the highest standards for individuals who earn the CEM designation, so they are recognized as knowledgeable and dedicated professionals with a long-term commitment to the exhibitions and events industry.
How did you start your career in this industry?
When I was a college student, I was looking for some pocket money as well as a way to pay my college fees. One of my friends suggested me to do job on temporary basis / for few days as it will help me to earn and also there will be no obstacles in my studies as well. So, I had started my career in this industry as a part time worker.
How have you made a difference with your show or with working with a client by applying the knowledge you gained by obtaining your CEM designation?
I have just become a CEM and I will definitely apply knowledge I gained to make a difference in our show.