Category: Advocacy

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.

The Importance of Advocacy

Read IAEE President and CEO David DuBois’ on his perspective on global risks and threats that have an impact on the exhibitions and events industry.

Let’s Make Some Noise on Exhibitions Day

Originally published by Trade Show Executive May 2018 Edition Exhibitions Day is just around the corner and the industry’s advocates are gearing up for its annual descent on Capitol Hill to act as the voice […]

A is for Advocacy

Originally published by Trade Show Executive, March 2018 Edition Advocacy is something I focus on quite a bit and I am proud of the significant amount of headway we, as an industry, have made over […]

The Power of Advocacy and Why You Need to Get Involved

Originally published by Trade Show Executive September 2017 Edition In July, I wrote about our advocacy efforts on Capitol Hill during the fourth annual Exhibitions Day. Let me start by emphasizing once again how important […]

Be the Voice of Your Industry

Originally published by Trade Show Executive May 2017 Edition Last month, the Center for Exhibition Industry Research (CEIR) released its annual CEIR Index Report, a detailed review of the U.S. industry’s performance over the previous […]

Exhibitions Day 2016 Surpasses Expectations

Originally published in Trade Show Executive, July 2016 Edition Last month, IAEE, along with 20 supporting organizations and more than 100 exhibitions and events professionals from around the U.S., stormed Capitol Hill for Exhibitions Day […]

Your Industry, Your Voice – Advocating for the Industry

Originally published in Trade Show Executive, April 2016 Edition Change is a big theme here at IAEE Headquarters as preparations pick up for Exhibitions Day on 7-8 June 2016 in Washington, D.C. As we sound […]

Expo! Expo! Follow Up and Resolutions for 2016

Originally published in Trade Show Executive, January 2016 Edition For many of us, January marks a time of reflection and assessment. At IAEE Headquarters this is particularly true, as we celebrate another highly successful Expo! […]