Conference & Seminars

AEMI offers educational experiences for professionals in the special events industry. Our programs will give you ideas on the most pioneering resources and best practices to rejuvenate your skills and career. In these uncertain times, AEMI members and special event professionals are coming together to gain knowledge and share experiences.

Continuing education helps build your career, your company, and the industry to new heights of excellence. Just as importantly, it assures your clients of highly professional, cutting-edge service.

AEMI offers comprehensive, year-round, local and international educational opportunities. Take advantage of these opportunities, including:

  • AEMI Global Study - An Institute For Professionals
  • Local and Regional Education Conferences & Seminars

As you continue your industry education, don't forget to earn the recognition you deserve through the  AEMI Certified Event Maanger (CEM)designation.

Resources for the Special Events Industry
To learn more about the Accepted Practices Exchange (APEX) and other industry related topics, please visit this link.

The International Association of Speakers Bureaus (IASB) extends a warm welcome to special event professionals with its new web page dedicated to helping planners establish good working relationships with member bureaus. It includes the searchable Bureau Locator to identify a bureau by city, state, or country. Click here for more information.

The National Speakers Association (NSA) offers advice on how to find, select, work with, promote and evaluate professional speakers. Click here for a searchable online directory of more than 4,000 professional speakers.


AEMI Global Study 2006 Call for Presentations has officially closed. If you are still interested in presenting in 2007, please contact AEMI at 3016216161 or He will contact you if room for your session becomes available.

American Society of Association Executives,ASES
Association for Convention Operations Management
Association for Fndraising Professionals
Association fo Bridal Consultants, ABC
Association of Destination Management Executives, ADME
Connected international Meeting Professionals Association
Convention Liaison Council, CLC
Council of Engineering and Scientific Society Executives, CESSE