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Chicago Food Planet’s World’s Fare Neighborhood Food Experience!

March 30, 2017
4:15 PM to 6:30 PM
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Lillie's Q
1856 W. North Avenue
Chicago, IL 60622
http://lilliesq.com/welcome.php
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Sima Dahl's presentation at our February 7th ILEA Chicago Education Session "Polishing Your Professional Image was a big hit! In a follow up to her presentation, Sima shares with us the 9 Facebook Status Update Sins. Which ones are you guilty of....
03/20/2017 | Vicki | 0

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Meet ILEA Chicago Member - Rachel Krieger

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Meet ILEA Chicago Member - Lauren Smith

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Welcome to ILEA Greater Chicago

The International Live Events Association (ILEA) was founded in 1987 to foster enlightened performance through education while promoting ethical conduct. ILEA works to join professionals to focus on the "event as a whole" rather than its individual parts. ILEA has grown to include chapters throughout the world.

The solid peer network ILEA provides helps special events professionals produce outstanding results for clients while establishing positive working relationships with other event colleagues.

OUR STORY

For over 25 years ILEA has been a valued and trusted partner in the events industry. An industry that generates over $200 billion for the global economy and supports over four million jobs. ILEA members are regarded as the very best in what they do, creating a powerful and influential community of event professionals around the world, working together to find new ways to communicate through the power of live events. 

OUR VISION

Our vision expresses our place in the world. It captures our reason for being and defines our direction as an association.

WE ARE THE PRINCIPAL ASSOCIATION REPRESENTING THE CREATIVE EVENTS PROFESSIONAL, GLOBALLY

OUR CORE VALUES

CREATIVITY
INSPIRATION
TEAMWORK
EDUCATION
RELATIONSHIPS