Category: Advocacy

What to Expect as We Move Into 2021Q2

We are beginning to see the light at the end of a very long tunnel. Read IAEE President & CEO David DuBois’ industry perspective what you can expect in this quarter of 2021.

Go Big or Go Home

The trade show industry’s transition from survival to actionable recovery mode has provided an unique opportunity to evaluate where we have been, currently are and where we want to be. Learn about the latest collaborative initiative, the Exhibitions and Conferences Alliance, to ensure our industry has a voice on Capitol Hill for years to come.

Happy New Year Indeed

As industry executives roll up their sleeves for 2021, we encourage you to embrace the new possibilities. Read why it’s important to embrace new and innovative pathways for our industry’s future from IAEE’s President & CEO David DuBois, CMP, CAE, FASAE, CTA.

Hindsight is 20/20

Executive leaders owe it to their team members and stakeholders to stay strong, focused, realistic and positive. Read IAEE President and CEO David DuBois, CMP, CAE, FASAE, CTA’s personal five leadership strategies to support your team’s sense of well-being in a challenging time.

How We Are Doing: 5 Leadership Strategies

Executive leaders owe it to their team members and stakeholders to stay strong, focused, realistic and positive. Read IAEE President and CEO David DuBois, CMP, CAE, FASAE, CTA’s personal five leadership strategies to support your team’s sense of well-being in a challenging time.

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.