The Premier Event Industry Association!

Who Is The International Live Events Association?

The International Live Events Association is comprised of over 5,000 professionals in over a thirty-five countries representing special event producers in all aspects of event planning, from festivals to trade shows. For more information on ILEA International please visit their website HERE!

The Arizona chapter of ILEA was started 9 years ago with a mission to support the events industry in Arizona through collaboration of professionals and companies. The chapter hosts regular educational and social events where members discuss local industry trends and news with fellow event producers from around the state.

ILEA Arizona members are dedicated and educated to deliver creative excellence and professionalism in special events.

Join ILEA Now

Our Values


Creativity is an event professionals most powerful tool.


Continuing education keeps events professional on the forefront of an ever changing industry


Building off one another’s ideas will surly render a result un-imaginable result


Teamwork makes the dreamwork!


Relationships are the cornerstone of the event industry. Building life-long professional relationships is a key component to the ILEA framework.

Our Mission

The mission of the International Live Events Association (ILEA) is to educate, advance and promote the special events industry and its network of professionals along with related industries.

ILEA strives to…

  • Uphold the integrity of the special events profession to the general public through its “Principles of Professional Conduct and Ethics”
  • Acquire and disseminate useful business information
  • Foster a spirit of cooperation among members and other special events professionals
  • Cultivate high standards of business practices.