There are few things that mean more than being recognized by your professional peers. Don’t miss the 2019 IFEA Awards Luncheon sponsored by Eventeny, as we pause to pay tribute to the people who have made/make our industry great and continue to light the way through their bold commitment and creativity. Join your global peers as we:
• Recognize our 2019 CFEE (Certified Festival & Event Executive) Graduates, sponsored by IFEA Association Endorsed Partner Kaliff Insurance;
• Award the 2019 IFEA Volunteer of the Year Award, to LuAnn Chapman Gatts, nominated by the Grapevine, Texas Convention & Visitor's Bureau, recognizing the contribution of all volunteers to the success of our global events;
• Recognize the Recipients of our 2019 IFEA World Festival & Event City Award; recognizing outstanding city/event partnerships around the world; and
• Pay tribute to our 2019 IFEA Hall of Fame Inductee(s) - Freelance Producer, Tom Bisignano, CFEE and Sponsorship Consultant, Chuck O'Connor, CFEE - the highest honor bestowed in our field, in acknowledgment of their tremendous dedication to and impact on the festivals and events industry.