The International Live Events Association is the association for event industry professionals who are passionate about knowledge, networking and event creativity. ILEA provides a platform for the best practitioners in the creative event industry to connect and share ideas. Membership grants access to a global network of 7000 event professionals, monthly educational and networking events and a platform for professional promotion of yourself and company.


Become an ILEA ME Member and Experience the Benefits

ILEA networking and showcase events take place on a regular basis and are hosted by a different venue each time across the region. The average attendance ranges from 25-50 guests. A healthy mix of event professionals along with their guests/clients makes it a fantastic platform for targeted networking at all levels. Build on valuable personal and business relationships in a relaxed and professional yet convivial environment.


Latest News

ILEA Speaks to its first Freelancing Youth Member

We speak to our first freelancing youth member, Zain Zaidi to learn more about what he has done, and what...

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ILEA's New Board

After an exciting election with some seriously strong competition, ILEA is pleased to annouce its new board...   

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#MembershipMonday with Live! by GL events

Find out why you need to remember your baby powder in your event’s essentials kit...

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What is creativity worth to the world economy?

How much do the creative industries contribute to the global economy? A new study has quantified, for the first time...

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ILEA signs MoU with DED to further develop the region’s event industry

A progressive agreement aimed at increasing the event industry’s engagement and development in the region has been established between the...

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ILEA Middle East President to host ILMC Production Meeting 10

Lee Charteris has been asked to host IPM10, this March 2017

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This week's #MembershipMonday is Dan Bolton

From fire breathing and stilt walking to organising a fabulous social gathering in Rome with none other than Dita Von Teese...

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