IELA in the News

    Exhibition World August 2017

    Setting Standards in global exhibition logistics

    IELA is the global industry network that provides top quality performance and expertise for your exhibition logistics needs. Read more...

    Exhibition World June 2017

    Setting Standards in global exhibition logistics

    IELA is the global industry network that provides top quality performance and expertise for your exhibition logistics needs. Read more...

    Logisticamente.it (06.06.2017)

    AEFI e IELA: un accordo per la logistica per le piccole fiere

    L'accordo siglato tra AEFI e la IELA (International Exhibition Logistics Association) ha come obiettivo la promozione dei quartieri espositivi al livello di hub logistici internazionali, dotandoli di piattafore che colleghino le imprese territoriali a quelee d'oltre frontiera, proiettandoli nell'export mondiale. Read more...

    La Republica June 2017

    I piccoli pensano in grande quando funziona la logistica

    Accordo siglato da AEFI e la IELA per rimettere al centro dello sviluppo del sistema tute quelle infrastrutture, pratiche doganali, spedizioni e tecnologie per il trasporto che possano proiettare I quartieri espositivi lungo le autostrade dell'export Read more...

    TradeFairs International May 2017

    IELA meeting up in Prague

    The members of the International Exhibition Logistics Association (IELA) are getting together from 24 to 27 June for their 32nd annual congress. The IELA Partnering Event will be taking place immediately afterwards. Read more...

    Exhibition World April 2017

    Since 1985. 30 Years of Delivering Excellence.

    Work with experienced professional agents operating strictly with IELA's Standards of Performance. 

    You want to make your exhibition a success? 

    With our help it will be - worldwide. See IELA Advert.

    TradeFairs International February 2017

    IELA Winter Seminar 2017: Training students to become professionals

    IELA's biennial event in Zurich, Switzerland in January 2017: 40 youngsters representing 40 companies from 24 countries where given the opportunity to participate in our members' educational staff training programme. Read more...

    Logisticamente.it (14.12.2016)

    AEFI: accordo sulla logistica con IELA

    L'AEFI (Associazione Exsposizioni e Fiere Italiane) per la promozione e l'internazionalizzazione del sistema fieristico italiano ha siglato un Memorandum of Understanding con IELA (International Exhibition Logistics Association), l'associazione mondiale che raggruppa tutti gli operatori che si occupano di logistica nel mondo fieristico. Read more...

    Exhibitor Magazine December 2016

    Association Profile:

    We are IELA, a union of internationally experienced professional exhibition freight forwarders. You will find us at every leading exhibition site - worldwide. IELA represents the wordwide voice in customs transportation and freight handling issues for the exhibition industry. Read more.

    ufi Info December 2016

    UFI Associations' Committee
    Global initiatives on the agenda

    21 Associations were represented at the Associations’ Committee Meeting held during the UFI Congress in Shanghai.
    Read more...

    Exhibition World November 2016

    Exhibition's hidden industry revealed

    The international events logistics industry is an unsung hero of the industry, say its champions

    Charged with the physical movement of material to and from an event site, as well as for contractors providing customs clearance, lifting, handling, trucking and storage services, the logistics industry is competitive, with a focus on customer service. Read more...

    Conference & Meetings World (28.11.2016): Logistically speaking

    Logistically speaking
    Charged with the physical movement of material to and from an event site, as well as for contractors providing customs clearance, lifting, handling, trucking and storage services on-site, the logistics industry is a competitive space with a focus on customer service.  Read more...

    TradeFairs International
    November 2016

    IELA Winter Seminar: Training students to become professionals
    Education and Training is the key to success. Since 2002 IELA qualified over 160 young professionals for future tasks in the industry. Read more...

    TradeFairs International October 2016

    Sharing knowledge and contacts

    The annual dual event of the International Exhibition Logistics Association (IELA) in the Irish capital was an overwhelming success. In addidion, the association elected its first chairwoman. Read more...

    Exhibitor Magazine August 2016

    Successful exhibitions worldwide?

    ... with our help it will be!

    Transport, logistics, customs, storage?

    IELA, the International Exhibition Logisitics Association, is the only worldwide trade association dedicated to transportation logistics and freight handling segments of the exhibition and event logistics industry. Read more...

    Exhibition World August 2016

    Since 1985. 30 Years of Delivering Excellence.

    Work with experienced professional agents operating strictly with IELA's Standards of Performance. 

    You want to make your exhibition a success? 

    With our help it will be - worldwide. See IELA Advert.

    Events Venues & Avenues
    July-August 2016

    A New Decade Commences

    The 31st IELA Congress and 5th IELA Partnering Event proved to be an overwhelming success as well as the biggest till date. Read more...

    Exhibition World (20.07.2016)

    IELA Awards winners unveiled

    The winners of the IELA Standards of Performacne Survey have been announced.

    The IELA, the International Exhibition Logistics Association was set up to improve the professionalism of the transportation logistics and freight handling segments of the exhibition and event logistics industry. Read more...

    TradeFairs International (18.07.2016)

    IELA Awards

    With 241 delegates IELA's 31st Congress 2016 has been the largest ever held in the association's history. From June 25th to June 28th 2016 Dublin became the heart of the Exhibition Freight Forwarding Industry welcoming 129 member companies from 48 countries. One of the event highlights was the annual Gala Dinner and Awards Night ... Read more...

    ufi Info July 2016

    Occupational Health & Safety a hot topic at the IELA Congress in Dublin

    Occupational Health and Safety was the centre of the debate at the recent International Exhibition Logistics Association (IELA) Congress in Dublin, from 25-28 June, with speakers representing a cross-section of the exhibition industry. The panel was composed of Simon Garrett from X-Venture, Sonia Thomas from UFI, Bruno Meissner from the International Federation of Exhibition Services (IFES) and Cathy Breden from IAEE. Read more...

    BizPlus (16.06.2016)

    Ireland has won a conference coup in the form of the International Exhibition Logistics Association (IELA) Congress, which will be held in Dublin this month following a competitive bidding process against several other countries. Read more...

    TradeFairs International June 2016

    IELA to meet up in Dublin

    The International Exhibition Logistics Association (IELA) is coming together for its annual general assembly and 31st congress from 25 to 28 June, which will be followed by its Partnering Event. Read more...

    Exhibitor Magazine May 2016

    Successful exhibitions worldwide?

    ... with our help it will be!

    Transport, logistics, customs, storage?

    IELA, the International Exhibition Logisitics Association, is the only worldwide trade association dedicated to transportation logistics and freight handling segments of the exhibition and event logistics industry. Read more...

    TradeFairs International April 2016

    Since 1985. 30 Years of Delivering Excellence.
    Work with experienced professional agents operating strictly with IELA's Standards of Performance. 
    You want to make your exhibition a success? 
    With our help it will be - worldwide. See IELA Advert.

    Exhibition World April 2016

    Since 1985. 30 Years of Delivering Excellence.
    Work with experienced professional agents operating strictly with IELA's Standards of Performance. 
    You want to make your exhibition a success? 
    With our help it will be - worldwide. See IELA Advert.

    Exhibition World January 2016

    Logistical conclusion

    As the exhibition logistics market copes with international expansion, we ask two experts how the sector is evolving. Read more...

    Headquaters Magazine January 2016

    A certain need for a global and strong network

    IELA, the International Exhibition Logistics Association, is the only worldwide trade association dedicated to enhancing the professionalism of the transportation logistics and freight handling segments of the exhibition and event logistics industry. Christoph Rauch, IELA Chairman, tells HQ how they operate. Read more...

    Exhibition World November 2015

    Turning the Wheel For 30 Years

    IELA marks 30 years with a clear focus on expertise and the need to keep knowledge on the move in the logistics industry. Read more...

    TradeFairs International September 2015

    Experts for trade fair and event logistics

    In late June the International Exhibition Logistics Association (IELA) held its 30th anniversary congress in Singapore. Delegates were able to deepen existing contacts and establish new ones. Read more...

    TradeFairs International September 2015

    Since 1985. 30 Years of Delivering Excellence.

    Work with experienced professional agents operating strictly with IELA's Standards of Performance. 

    You want to make your exhibition a success? 

    With our help it will be - worldwide. See IELA Advert.

    TradeFairs International May 2015

    30th IELA Congress in Singapore

    From 27 to 30 June the International Exhibition Logistics Association (IELA) will convene in Singapore for its general assembly and 30th anniversary congress. Read more...

    ufi Info February 2015

    UFI and IELA share roles in training session

    At the recent IELA Winter Seminar, UFI’s Rowena Arzt spoke on “Trade Fair Management - Decisions and Processes" to a group of 35 students from around the world. Read more...

    m+a Report March 2013

    Penetrating new markets

    Anyone wishing to organise or exhibit at a trade fair abroad is faced with unforeseen challenges. Read more...

    m+a Report February 2012

    Tradeshow logistics is "people business"

    Kay Lohe talks about markets that are particularly exciting at the moment, why exhibitors need have to qualms about also presenting their products abroad - the logistics aren't a stumbling block, at any rate - and about the tasks and objectives of the association IELA. Read more...

    Exhibition World January 2010

    Getting past customs

    Logistics companies can make or break an exhibition. Antony Reeve-Crook asks why the import and transportation game is consistently overlooked by organisers. Read more...

    STAND OUT November 2009

    Smooth operations

    Should event creation be led by logistical strategy? Stand Out talks to suppliers and organisers and asks whether the need to easily transport event infrastructure is more important than location? Read more...

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