Feel free to contact Orsika Barabas, VP of Membership for ILEA San Diego at

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Membership Has Its Benefits

If you want to grow, learn and participate in one of the most dynamic and engaging associations of special event professionals, then ILEA San Diego is for you! Members are encouraged to be involved in all aspects of the local chapter – from helping plan meetings to showcasing your products to prospective buyers. Like most worthwhile endeavors, the more you are involved and put into the organization the more your will get out of it!

ILEA San Diego is all about its members. With growing attendance at local meetings we are striving to bring new and exciting ideas – your ideas – to our roster.  Each meeting is not only a chance to network and “get the word out”, but it is also a chance to learn from peers, hear excellent industry speakers and panels, discover new vendor bases, and see what the future holds for our industry.

Here are some of the benefits of being a member of ILEA San Diego Chapter:

Networking Opportunities

Meet your peers and industry partners. Gain new ideas and industry insights. Maintain that cutting edge by finding out industry enhancements, new products and services, changing trends


Local continuing education to improve your career opportunities. Build and enhance your professional expertise and knowledge 

       Member X-Change Program: There will be an even exchange between ILEA and the ILEA member who would like to be part of this sponsorship opportunity for the following items:

  • Web links exchange with logos for a year
  • Social Media posts (limited to 4 per year) / Content to be provided by the ILEA member to the Board & vice versa
  • BONUS: member will be feature in our member spotlight section on our homepage for a week.
Special Events Magazine

Invaluable resources with more than 5,500 Special Events professionals and suppliers worldwide

Discounted business services and exclusive savings

ILEA Affinity and Discount Programs allows ILEA members to take advantage of savings and high-quality products & services while simultaneously supporting the efforts of the association. The programs offer members competitive pricing and special savings on a variety of premier products and services

Click here to learn more about membership benefits!