Welcome to ILEA Michigan!

The International Live Events Association, ILEA, is a global community of thousands of creative event professionals whose skills, expertise and experience power some of the most recognized and respected live events around the world.  ILEA provides education and collaborative networking opportunities that achieve creative event experiences.

We are committed to providing opportunities for business education, networking amongst professionals and advancement in the special events industry.  We also focus on Empowering and Connecting our current and future members!

Our members include event planners/managers, entertainers, photographers, sales managers, audio-visual technicians, caterers, special event rentals, graphic designers and much more!

If you're a local event professional looking to connect with like-minded peers and get more involved in the industry, we encourage you to contact us today!

Why Join ILEA?

Being a member of the International Live Events Association (ILEA) is an enriching experience that opens doors to a vibrant community of event professionals. It's a journey of continuous learning and growth, where members connect with like-minded individuals, share innovative ideas, and stay at the forefront of the ever-evolving events industry.

ILEA provides a platform for networking, collaboration, and professional development, offering access to valuable resources, educational opportunities, and industry insights. ILEA fosters a sense of belonging, empowers you to expand your horizons, and equips you with the knowledge and connections needed to thrive in this dynamic field.

As a member of ILEA, you become part of a global community dedicated to elevating the art and science of live events, and you contribute to the collective success and innovation of the industry.

Did you know…

ILEA Michigan, along with Greater Chicago, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Columbus, Indiana, Minneapolis/St. Paul, and St. Louis, were named the 2023 Region of the Year? Pretty cool!

We are a community of event professionals.

We come together to

inspire, connect, collaborate, and create.

Join us! Be part of a global community.

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