UPCOMING EVENTS

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Apr
22
Tue
Trend Forecasting Webinar
Apr 22 all-day

It's Trends Month at the Event Planners Association and you're invited to join us for our Project Success series.

Learn to set yourself apart as a trend leader and master the skill of translating the latest fashions into chic events! Discover what hot trends to expect in 2014 and beyond. Kate Patay, Executive Director of Sales and Marketing at Creative Coverings, will teach you how to stay ahead of the competition with tips on how you can forecast the future of catering, wedding and events trends. Learn about the most effective ways to sell these trends profitably to your clients and establish yourself as an industry expert! In this session, you will learn:

How to identify the root of catering, wedding and events design trends, and how they are influenced by various media outlets.

How to incorporate these trends into your events.

Techniques to upsell your vision to your client so that their event comes alive and becomes iconic.

Tips and tricks for the cost-conscious client will also be highlighted so you can design on any budget!

So sign up today!

This webinar will take place from 10 a.m to 11 a.m PDT.

Click here to register: https://qy114.infusionsoft.com/app/form/webinar-registration-trend-forecasting?inf_contact_key=01e2effa6fcd08e5780610cceec4ec3342ed61037ebed70493f7cc16b1ad9303

Apr
23
Wed
BizBash South Florida
Apr 23 all-day

http://www.bizbash.com/

Take 15% off registration fees for EPA Members. Use Discount Code: BBEPA

Apr
24
Thu
EPA Detroit Event @ Emagine This!
Apr 24 all-day

Event Planners Association Detroit and Star Lanes Emagine at Royal Oak present EMAGINE THIS!...Where Business Connections Come Together. Learn more about the Event Planners Association and experience the incredible amenities of the Sky Box Lounge event space.

Event starts at 6 p.m. and ends at 9 p.m.

Register Now!

Apr
28
Mon
The Institute of Wedding & Event Design Course in Boston, MA
Apr 28 – May 2 all-day

The Institute of Wedding and Event Design (IWED) is North America’s premier hands-on training and certification course for professional event designers and decorators.

EPA members get up to $750 discount off IWED courses. For more information about the discount, log in to the EPA Member Center.

Register here: http://www.iwedglobal.com/register/courses.php

Apr
30
Wed
EPA Chicago Chapter Event
Apr 30 all-day

You're invited to our second Round Table Discussion. As we enter into the new year, we are expanding our horizons to offer our members an opportunity discuss what's been troubling them and work to find a resolution.

WHO CAN ATTEND
Associate Member (one time only)
Executive Member
Executive Gold Member
Suppliers
Student

While this is a members only event, we are extending the invite to all Associate Members. We'd love for everyone to see what's happening in 2014 with EPA. With that being said, this is your opportunity to come on out and participate.
WHEN
So join us Wednesday, April 30th
6:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Registration and Networking

6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Round Table Discussion

FEE
Free to members
Free to first time non-members

LOCATION
Crowne Plaza Chicago O'Hare Hotel & Conference Center
5440 N River Rd
Rosemont, IL 60018

PARKING
Validated

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May
5
Mon
The Institute of Wedding & Event Design Course in Brisbane, AUS @ The Tavernetta Function Center
May 5 – May 9 all-day

The Institute of Wedding and Event Design (IWED) is North America’s premier hands-on training and certification course for professional event designers and decorators.

EPA members get up to $750 discount off IWED courses. For more information about the discount, log in to the EPA Member Center.

Register here: http://www.iwedglobal.com/register/courses.php

May
12
Mon
The Institute of Wedding & Event Design Course in Sydney, AUS
May 12 – May 16 all-day

The Institute of Wedding and Event Design (IWED) is North America’s premier hands-on training and certification course for professional event designers and decorators.

EPA members get up to $750 discount off IWED courses. For more information about the discount, log in to the EPA Member Center.

Register here: http://www.iwedglobal.com/register/courses.php

Jun
19
Thu
BizBash Los Angeles
Jun 19 all-day

http://www.bizbash.com/

Take 15% off registration fees for EPA Members. Use Discount Code: BBEPA

Jun
28
Sat
The Institute of Wedding & Event Design Course in Cincinnati, OH @ Venue TBD
Jun 28 – Jul 1 all-day

The Institute of Wedding and Event Design (IWED) is North America’s premier hands-on training and certification course for professional event designers and decorators.

EPA members get up to $750 discount off IWED courses. For more information about the discount, log in to the EPA Member Center.

Register here: http://www.iwedglobal.com/register/courses.php

Sep
8
Mon
The Institute of Wedding & Event Design Course in Chicago, IL @ Venue TBD
Sep 8 – Sep 12 all-day

The Institute of Wedding and Event Design (IWED) is North America’s premier hands-on training and certification course for professional event designers and decorators.

EPA members get up to $750 discount off IWED courses. For more information about the discount, log in to the EPA Member Center.

Register here: http://www.iwedglobal.com/register/courses.php

Oct
28
Tue
BizBash New York
Oct 28 all-day

http://www.bizbash.com/

Take 15% off registration fees for EPA Members. Use Discount Code: BBEPA