Industry Conference Partners

The Special Event Show (TSE)


The Special Event 2017 (TSE) is the industry's premier tradeshow and conference for event professionals. You'll connect with over 5,000 event colleagues, exhibitors, and mentors. During your time at TSE, you can select from over 100 education sessions, attend eight showcasing events, network with fellow event pros, and browse through thousands of products and services on the exhibit hall floor. If you produce events, TSE is your show! For more info visit:

ILEA members receive significant discounts on TSE education program packages by using registration code “ILEA” on the online TSE conference registration page.



Join over 6,500 catering and event professionals and 400 industry suppliers for outstanding educational sessions, special events and excitement  on the tradeshow floor.  The Catersource and Event Solutions Conference & Tradeshow brings it all together like no other event can.  ILEA members receive significant discounts on Catersource registration packages by using registration code “17ILEA” on the online Catersource conference registration page.

IMEX America & Frankfurt


The IMEX Group produces two of the world’s largest conferences for incentive travel, meetings and event professionals:  April in Frankfurt, and October in Las Vegas. Join thousands of your fellow professionals at The Pulse of the Meetings Industry.  In addition to exhibiting and contributing educational approvals for conference content, ILEA organizes hosted buyer groups at both of the IMEX conferences each year.  Watch your ILEA members-only communications throughout the year for specific information on how to qualify, or register to attend on your own!

World Meetings Forum


​The annual World Meetings Forum brings the opportunity to gather the leaders of the MICE (Meetings, Incentives, Conventions and Exhibitions) industry in one place with the objective of sharing information, presenting a complete education program and bringing the best business opportunities in Mexico and Latin America.  ILEA is a participating presenter at this annual conference


Congreso Bodas y Eventos Especiales


Developed with the support of the ABC -Association of Bridal Consultants- in 2010, it has become  the event for all special event professionals in Latin America. The main purpose of this event is to train and update all attendees, with the help of renowned speakers and newest trends in the business. The full 3-day event also features an exhibition floor in order to generate interaction between the attendees and the Wedding and Event Suppliers, as well as the most spectacular social events. ILEA is a presenting partner at this annual conference.