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Certified Special Events Professional - CSEP

CSEP_ILEA_LogoThe CSEP designation is the hallmark of professional achievement in the special events industry. It is earned through education, performance, experience, and service to the industry, and reflects a commitment to professional conduct and ethics. Moreover, the CSEP can make you more attractive to potential clients and employers.

ILEA Approved Education

ILEA Approved is the new international education standard selected for the Global Creative Events Professional.

As the world leader in education for the creative events industry, ILEA, the International Special Events Society, has developed ILEA Approved to recognize and recommend specific educational content and resources which have significance for the creative events industry.

Industry Research

As a member of the Convention Industry Council (CIC), ILEA has been involved in valuable industry research.