Category: Advocacy

Learning is Key to Adaptability

It’s important to remember that storms do end and the sun will eventually come out. Read IAEE President and CEO David Dubois’ thoughts on why our industry must stay focused, steadfast and positive until that time comes to produce a stronger and more versatile future. Originally published by Trade Show Executive.

Yes, the Future of Trade Shows IS Bright

The information-sharing we are seeing today among industry stakeholders as we strive to regain our foothold is nothing short of inspirational. IAEE’s President and CEO David DuBois, CMP, CAE, FASAE, CTA reiterates the significant progress our industry has made together through these challenging times and why the future of trade shows is bright.

Advocacy Puts Action Into Your Bark, says EMB Ambassador Rob Cohen

Read DS&L Vice President Rob Cohen’s top tips on how you and your team can become an effective EMB Ambassador.

Low Tech and Persistence Yield Advocacy Results for EMB Ambassador Mark Taylor

Exhibitions Mean Business Ambassador Mark Taylor of Apogee Exhibits shares his story of how he connected with Senator Chuck Schumer using an unexpected tech tool and persistence.

Advocacy in the Wake of COVID-19

IAEE President & CEO David DuBois, CMP, CAE, FASAE, CTA speaks on the importance of continual advocacy for the exhibitions and events industry, the important initiatives the Exhibitions Mean Business team is taking on and how you can join in spreading the word.

Advocacy’s Role in Our COVID-19 Recovery

IAEE President and CEO David DuBois, CMP, CAE, FASAE, CTA relays the importance of becoming industry advocates to support the recovery of our industry.

Leading through Disruption

Read IAEE President and CEO David DuBois’ thoughts on how to lead through disruption to find the most effective path to the road for recovery.

COVID-19 Update from IAVM President & CEO Brad Mayne, CVE

IAVM President & CEO Brad Mayne, CVE provides a COVID-19 update on what IAVM and its members are doing to fight the pandemic and serve those who have been negatively affected by the virus during this unprecedented time.

Sue McCart Shares Her Passion for Advocacy

Sue McCart is on a mission to get her peers involved in advocacy. Why? To ensure that they get as much out of it as she has. An IAEE member since 1983, former chair of […]

MWC Cancelling – Doing the Right Thing

Read Gary Shapiro’s statement on why the cancellation of Mobile World Congress 2020 strengthened GSMA’s brand promise and the loyalty of their customers.