IAEE's Job Analysis and Salary Survey Findings for the Exhibitions and Events Industry

Recorded On: 08/09/2023

Join us for an exclusive webinar session as we unveil the overall findings and results of IAEE's recent Job Analysis and Salary Survey for the exhibitions and events industry. This comprehensive study delves into the current landscape of our dynamic industry, providing valuable insights into job roles, skills, and compensation trends. 

We will explore the key highlights and implications of the survey, shedding light on the evolving nature of roles within the exhibitions and events sector, presenting an analysis of the data, showcasing the emerging job functions, skillsets, and responsibilities that are shaping the industry's workforce.

We will provide an overview of compensation trends across different job levels indicating how salaries have evolved over time, gaining valuable insights into the factors that affect compensation, such as years of experience, education, certifications, and job responsibilities.

Key Takeaways:

  • Insights into the evolving job roles and functions within the exhibitions and events industry.
  • Understanding the emerging skillsets and responsibilities that are in high demand.
  • Current salary trends across different job levels.
  • Factors that influence compensation, including experience, education, certifications, and job responsibilities.

Don't miss this opportunity to gain exclusive access to IAEE's comprehensive Job Analysis and Salary Survey findings. Join us and equip yourself with the knowledge needed to thrive in the ever-changing landscape of the exhibitions and events industry. Register now to secure your spot!

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.


Marsha Flanagan, M.Ed., CEM

Senior Vice President, Events and Learning Experiences


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.



IAEE Webinar - 08.09.23
Recorded 08/09/2023  |  60 minutes
Recorded 08/09/2023  |  60 minutes