Association value

  • Be recognized as a member of an elite echelon of the world's best exhibition and event logistics providers
  • Work with industry peers to shape and uphold global professional event logistics standards
  • Access a network of trusted and professional partners worldwide
  • Use the IELA brand, a recognized marque of quality throughout the world
  • Stay informed of legislative and other issues that may affect your global business
  • Access a unique global database of specialized customs procedures and regulations
  • Take part in exclusive training and shared learning seminars that develop staff at all levels
  • Access information, research, support or advice that may help your business; if we can't help directly, we usually know someone that can!
  • Focus on increasing the professionalism of exhibition transportation
  • Annual Standards Survey – a unique customer service development tool that benchmarks company performance


  • Annual Congress. An ideal platform for informal social networking, with a platform for one-on-one meetings
  • Winter Seminar. Education & networking event for operational staff
  • Partnering Event open to Non-IELAs
  • Operations Summit. The new angle of networking for the operational level


  • Opportunity to promote your business to the wider exhibition and event community
  • Access to a network with more than 190 specialist companies worldwide
  • Contact with potential clients through IELA's partnerships with major event organizations such as UFI, IAEE, IAEM, ECEF, EIA, AEO and others
  • Enhance your business opportunities

Marketing & Promotion

  • Website exposure as a member – listing, logo, synopsis and media releases
  • Editorial coverage in the bi-annual IELA Report regarding new services and products
  • Member only sponsorship opportunities at the annual IELA Congress, Winter Seminar and other networking events, giving great visibility among industry players
  • Opportunities to meet and network with your peers by attending various IELA events
  • Opportunities to advertise on printed collateral and online
  • Sponsor Surveys - get answers to your own questions and brand exposure

The Air, Ocean and Surface Transit Experts

How do you benefit from IELA?

  • Find us at every leading exhibition site - worldwide.
  • Rely on a network of partners focused on highest level of quality services within the whole service chain: customs clearance, vehicle loading and unloading, forklifts, cranes, manpower, packing, translations, storage, on-site office facilities, etc.
  • Work with experienced professional agents operating strictly with IELA's Standards of Performance.


IELA International Exhibition Logistics Association
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P.O. Box 399
1211 Geneva 12, Switzerland



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