Member Benefits

Take a look below to see how our members benefit from joining ILEA UK:

  • Access to our events, many held monthly, including networking events where members can meet over 100 event professionals to promote themselves and their company.  Members listen and connect with our events speaker, who will draw on their experiences and impart valuable knowledge to attendees.
  • Our events are also a great platform for you to showcase your company to the attendees.  Membership allows you to showcase at ILEA events and promote your brand to over 5,000 ILEA UK contacts in the run up to the event.
  • Opportunity to achieve the internationally recognised Certified Special Events Professional (CSEP) designation.  ILEA has helped develop the CSEP accreditation – the hallmark of professional achievement in the special events industry worldwide.
  • As we are part of a global organisation, ILEA UK gives access to an online platform enabling you to connect and do business with over 7,000 members worldwide.  The ideal place to get in contact with members worldwide for peace of mind, and to gain confidence in an unfamiliar environment or culture.
  • Chance for international recognition. The ILEA Esprit Awards fuel a spirit of competition within several designated categories and provide global visibility and recognition for ILEA members through general participation.
  • ILEA members can offer internships to students currently studying Event Management in universities around the UK.  We can submit the internship offer on your behalf and will facilitate applications and introductions to students.
  • Each member of ILEA has agreed to adhere to the ILEA Principles of Professional Conduct and Ethics. These principles were designed to ensure the highest standards of professional conduct and ethical industry negotiations and activities at all times.

Other member benefits include:

  • Promoting your company via the ILEA UK marketing
  • Opportunity to participate on ILEA stands at
    international trade shows
  • Reduced ticket rates on all events
  • Corporate member discounts
  • The chance to feature, or guest post, on our blog


With all of these benefits and more, what are you waiting for? Sign up today and become a member of one of the leading industry associations!

Click HERE to purchase membership

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