Tag: Experiences

IAEE Awards Spotlight on Janet Sperstad, CMP: 2015 Outstanding Achievement in Industry Leadership Award Winner

By Mary Tucker, IAEE Sr. PR/Communications Manager Janet Sperstad, CMP, Program Director at Madison College has extensive practical and academic experience in the exhibitions and events industry. She created the United States’ first Associate Degree […]

From the MATSO Perspective…An Interview with John Catalano, Managing Director, SME

IAEE spoke with John Catalano, Managing Director of the Society of Manufacturing Engineers, to get his thoughts on the exhibitions and events industry and his member experience at IAEE. John manages the FABTECH show and […]

Women’s Leadership Forum Recap

We just wrapped up another highly successful and sold out IAEE’s Women’s Leadership Forum on Tuesday, 26 April. “This year’s attendance reflects the overwhelming interest in programming addressing topics specific to female professionals,” said 2016 […]

IAEE Awards Spotlight on Andrew Fraser, M.Ed., CHE: 2015 Bob Dallmeyer Educator of the Year Award Winner

By Mary Tucker, IAEE Sr. PR/Communications Manager Professor Andrew R. Fraser, M.Ed., CHE at the Johnson & Wales University Center for Sports, Entertainment and Event Management has a passion for the industry that shines through […]

The Rise of Fancy Friday: Why Experiences at Work Matter

Originally published March 29, 2016 by Lindsey Pollak In today’s “pictures or it didn’t happen” world, millennials are all about experiences. In fact, three-quarters of young people would choose to spend their money on an […]

IAEE Awards Spotlight on Dan Traver, CEM: 2015 Merit Award Winner

By Mary Tucker, Sr. PR/Communications Manager When Dan Traver, CEM, Business Development Vice President at Freeman, became Chairperson of the IAEE Midwest Chapter, he infused a shift in mentality that made the Board more willing […]

Gearing Up for Women’s Leadership Forum

By Mindy Abel, Senior Vice President, Strategic Alliance and Partnership with Visit Anaheim and Chair of the IAEE Women’s Leadership Forum Task Force As I gear up for the Women’s Leadership Forum (WLF) in D.C. on […]

International Perspective

Originally published in Trade Show Executive, February 2016 Edition As some of you have heard me say, the “I” in IAEE is not just a letter; it stands for a concept that IAEE is steadfastly […]

It’s a Small World After All (with BIG Possibilities for Exhibitions and Events)

By Mary Tucker, IAEE Sr. PR/Communications Manager With the recent announcement of Global Exhibitions Day, we are entering a time where the emphasis on international collaboration is at the forefront of the exhibitions and events […]

My Expo! Expo! Experience

By Mary Higham, CEM, Manager, Exhibits with ASIS International Still on the fence about signing up for Expo!Expo!? Expo!Expo! is by far the best gathering of exhibition and event professionals each year. It is an […]