Category: Education

CEIR Predict: Organizers Don Their Thinking Caps

Originally posted on CEIR Blog:
by Bob James Once a year, CEIR turns “seer” when it convenes its national leadership summit, CEIR Predict. At the two-day conference, experts lead in-depth conversations that range across the…

Food for Thought – Being Global, Being Strategic, Industry Professionalism

Originally published in Trade Show Executive, May 2016 Edition “Going global”… what does this mean to your business and the exhibitions and events industry as a whole? In the past few years, IAEE has made […]

A New Look at Leadership

Originally published in Trade Show Executive, March 2016 Edition “Leadership” is an interesting word to me, because for such a commonly understood concept it can take on avenues uncommonly related to it. The most obvious […]

It’s All About Education at Expo! Expo!

IAEE staff and members of the Expo! Expo! committee have been hard at work putting together one of the best education schedules we’ve ever had at Expo! Expo!. We have scheduled over 70+ learning opportunities […]

Educating the Next Class of Organizers

Originally published in Trade Show Executive, Feb 2015 Issue I strongly believe in the value of the exhibitions and events industry —it has supported my family and has provided me with a rewarding career. I […]

Wellness

Originally published in Trade Show Executive, Nov 2014 Issue WELLNESS. We all talk about it…and preach about it. But how many of us actually practice it? Being a hockey official for many years now, I […]

Creating an Industry of Choice

With U.S. college football in full swing, I think back to my days at Michigan State.  I knew then that I wanted to be a part of the hospitality industry. Perhaps I didn’t quite understand […]

IAEE’s CultureCreation – How to Make Good Great

Originally published in Trade Show Executive, Mar 2014 Issue On a daily – if not hourly – basis, I talk to IAEE members and friends in the exhibitions and events industry about what is important […]