Redefine The Event Experience

We are a conference, event, and incentive planning agency working worldwide from Chicago.
We’ve won awards, traveled the globe, and are always in the pursuit of the perfect attendee experience.

About Us

i3 Events works globally from our offices in Chicago where our team has over 100 combined years of meeting, conference, and incentive planning experience. Funny, we don’t look that old.

Event Planning

Conferences, special events, and incentives have the power to change the world and we help associations, nonprofits, and forward thinking companies achieve their goals.

Event Technology

We understand event tech inside and out , from online registration and mobile apps to custom WordPress themes and plugin development, we help you navigate the forest of technology that powers your events.

Global Partners

Everyone needs friends and work with the best. From CVBs, hoteliers, and DMCs to apps, registration, and productivity, we have a global network of partners that have your back.

Some Amazing Clients

From the Blog

Why Use Facebook to Market Your Association Conference

If you’ve ever planned a conference for your company or association, you know how easy it is to get caught up in a million different things. Speakers drop when you least expect it, venues fall through, prices change, and so on. Not to mention, you have to market the...
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Excel for Conference Planning – Number 2

I will just throw this out there. If you are in the conference planning game, then you need to know Excel. Even if you don't use it daily, you can rest assured that someone you come into contact with will use it like butter on bread. It could be the hotel, the...
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Start Planning Now for a Meeting in the Mountains

When it comes to planning the next meeting or event for your company or association, next winter may seem too far away and the least likely season in which to do so unless you’re planning on hosting in a warm weather locale. Yet, a snow-covered landscape holds its own...
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Plan a Spirited Meeting or Event in London

Companies looking to plan a distinctly different and uniquely themed meeting or event now have a new venue to consider in Notting Hill, London. The Distillery, recently opened on bustling Portobello Road, is the new home for the same-named, award-winning gin. It holds...
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Top Ten SEO Resources for Conference and Association Marketers

SEO for conference marketers. Let's be honest. Do you know what that means or did you stumble in here to our little chat by accident? Or were you pushed? Conference or association website not performing like it used too? Traffic down? New blood not finding their way...
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Crowd Mics – Improving Audience Interaction Through a Common Handheld Device

Several years ago, brothers Tim and Sean Holladay were sitting together at a meeting and couldn’t hear the questions and comments issued from some of the 120 attendees. The Holladays wondered why it wasn’t possible to simply use their phones as microphones and were...
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