2022 IAEE Association and Industry Update

Recorded On: 02/09/2022

Join David DuBois, CMP, CAE, FASAE, CTA, President and CEO of IAEE, along with Carrie Ferenac, IAEE Chairperson of the Board, and Co-Founder and President of CNTV (Convention News Television) for this informative webinar covering current issues and opportunities for the exhibitions and events industry, the Association and its member organizations. The presentation will include Association initiatives designed to deliver compelling member value as well as to protect and grow the industry. Take the opportunity to ask questions you want to know!

This session/course/webinar is eligible for 1 clock hour towards CEM recertification. 

IAEE Webinars are FREE to members and available to non-members for $49.






David DuBois, CMP, CAE, FASAE, CTA

President & CEO

IAEE

David DuBois is the President and CEO of the International Association of Exhibitions and Events® (IAEE). As IAEE’s president, DuBois is responsible for the management of 25 full-time professional staff, producing the annual business operating plan and budget, overseeing the support of all meetings of governance units, leading business development, directing fund raising efforts, advocating for the industry and the organization’s members, providing organizational leadership and strategic counsel to the board. Also, he serves as the association’s representative with industry coalitions, partner organizations and strategic alliances. In 2019, DuBois was inducted into the Events Industry Council’s “Hall of Leaders,” one of the industry’s most prestigious honors.

Carrie Ferenac

Co-Founder and President

CNTV - Convention News Television

Carrie and her business partner, Marcelo Zolessi, co-founded Convention News Television (CNTV) in 2007 after seeing a need for digital content and live production in the exhibitions and events industry.   Now, the company produces live and remote content for more than seventy clients annually.   The video stories bring events to life, and offer associations and for-profit show organizers a new stream of revenue through sponsorships.   CNTV also partners with IAEE, PCMA, TSNN and Tradeshow Executive to produce video content and live coverage of industry events throughout the year.

Carrie has an extensive background in broadcast journalism and management.  She spent eleven years at the NBC affiliate in Orlando (WESH-TV).  Now, Carrie is entrenched in the meetings industry.    She is the current chair of the CEIR Board of Directors, and incoming Chair of the IAEE Board.    She was a finalist for PCMA’s Supplier of the year in 2017 and 2019.   She volunteers her time and energy to projects that forward the industry, including Exhibitions Day and the Exhibitions Mean Business campaign.

Carrie and her business partner, Marcelo Zolessi, co-founded Convention News Television (CNTV) in 2007 after seeing a need for digital content and live production in the exhibitions and events industry.   Now, the company produces live and remote content for more than seventy clients annually.   The video stories bring events to life, and offer associations and for-profit show organizers a new stream of revenue through sponsorships.   CNTV also partners with IAEE, PCMA, TSNN and Tradeshow Executive to produce video content and live coverage of industry events throughout the year. 

Marsha Flanagan, M.Ed., CEM (Moderator)

Senior Vice President, Events and Learning Experiences

IAEE

Marsha Flanagan, M.Ed. is currently the Senior Vice President, Events and Learning Experiences at the International Association of Exhibitions and Events, where she is responsible for all educational initiatives including all certification programs including the Certified in Exhibition Management (CEM), Certified in Exhibition Management – Advanced Professional (CEM-AP), and CEM Fellow (CEM-Fellow).  She is also responsible for all membership and chapter relations activities and works with various committees, executive leadership and boards to identify member needs, and design and execute member experiences. 

Prior to joining IAEE, Flanagan was the Director of Content Strategy and Development at the Promotional Products Association International (PPAI), where she was responsible for steering strategy and the development and delivery of all PPAI professional development and editorial offerings.

Flanagan spent 6 years in the medical industry serving in various roles overseeing operations, purchasing, revenue cycle management, marketing and business development. 

Flanagan began her career with Meeting Professionals International (MPI) and spent 12 years in various roles including Executive Vice President of Professional Development where she oversaw operations, including all strategic partnerships, the design and delivery of all professional development offerings and meetings management.

She was named one of the 25 Most Influential People in the Meetings Industry by Successful Meetings in 2017 and named to BizBash’s Inaugural Top 500 in the Events Industry in 2018 and 2019. In 2021, she obtained her GBAC Trained Technician Certificate of Completion from the Global Biorisk Advisory Council (GBAC), a division of ISSA.

Flanagan received her bachelor's degree from Texas Christian University and her Master in Education from the University of Arkansas specializing in Meeting, Tourism and Recreation Management.

image

Key:

Complete
Failed
Available
Locked
IAEE Webinar - 02.09.22
Recorded 02/09/2022
Recorded 02/09/2022 IAEE Webinar on IAEE Association and Industry Update