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IAEE's Women's Leadership Forum Comes to Washington, D.C. May 13-14
Back by popular demand, the International Association of Exhibitions and Events™ (IAEE) presents its Women's Leadership Forum on 13-14 May 2014 in Washington, D.C. IAEE's Women's Leadership Forum is designed to focus on topics that are unique to women in the exhibitions and events industry, and provides women with the knowledge and strategies they need to succeed regardless of their age, individual situation or current position held within their company.
"This year's program features established, successful female professionals who understand the challenges and goals that are unique to women in the exhibitions and events industry," says IAEE Women's Task Force Chair Jamie Hillegas, CMP, CEM. "It's an exciting opportunity for attendees to focus and fine-tune their professional agenda with skills they can start using immediately upon returning to the office."
IAEE Women's Leadership Forum offers participants the motivation, inspiration, tools and resources they need to take their career to the next level while balancing life along the way. Guest speakers will focus on personal sales and branding, public relations training and how to interview in front of the camera, business etiquette, negotiations, and more, while earning six professional development hours toward recertification of the CEM designation or other industry certification such as the CAE, CMP or CMM.
Sessions to be presented include:
• Discover Your Signature VoiceTM
• Leading and Negotiating Effectively Across Cultures
• Business Dress - Your Appearance
• Preparing for Your Next Role ... Are You Ready?
• Navigating Today's Job Market at an Executive Level
• Speaking in Soundbites
to read complete session descriptions, learn more about this year's guest speakers and register for IAEE's Women's Leadership Forum.
Trusted since 1928, IAEE provides quality and value to its members through leadership, service, education and strong relationships. IAEE is the largest association of the exhibitions and events industry in the world, with a membership of show organizers, exhibitors and exhibition suppliers. Organizers of more than 20,000 exhibitions and buyer-seller events around the world are members of IAEE, and the organization advocates and promotes the awareness of face-to-face exhibitions and events as the primary medium for business development and growth. IAEE provides relevant, timely and innovative education to its members and the industry IAEE recognizes its strategic partners: American Airlines, Anaheim Orange County Visitor & Convention Bureau, BearCom, Mexico Tourism Board, New Orleans Morial Convention Center, New Orleans Convention & Visitors Bureau, Orange County Convention Center, San Antonio Convention & Visitors Bureau, Visit Baltimore, Visit Orlando and VoiceLogic. Visit
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