It has been said that “If you don’t like something, change it; if you can’t change it, change the way you think about it.” The industry’s top professionals understand the difference that education, knowledge, a continuing global dialogue, and exposure to new and differing perspectives make between leading the parade or marching in place. Changing your perspective, changes the experience, for everyone.
For 63 years the IFEA has provided the festivals and events industry with the very best in professional education and training; a wealth of differing and successful perspectives; a tradition that continues this year. The IFEA prides itself on presenting up to 90% new topics and/or speakers each year, drawing upon the insights and input of active industry leadership from around the globe. We work to ensure that attendees at all levels - first-timers and repeat attendees, new to the industry or seasoned professional - can all find the answers and creative new ideas that you are looking for. A sampling of this year’s topics and perspective changers, presented by the top leaders in our global industry, include*, among others: (* subject to change)