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International Literacy Association

International Literacy Association

Date: 2011- Present

Client: ILA International Conference

Services: Consultant for the Opening and Closing General Sessions (4000 in attendance over 4 days) including: content design, strategic development, messaging, budgeting, show flow, script writing – design and show flow, speaker research - negotiations and management, entertainment research-concept design and logistics implementation, rehearsal planning and scheduling, collaborative liaison with AV, production, ILA executive team, advance and on-site logistics.

As a worldwide advocate for excellence in literacy instruction, the International Literacy Association actively participates in advancing thought leadership for the literacy profession and shaping sound public policy on education.  For over 60 years ILA has worked to enhance literacy instruction through research and professional development.  The Annual Conference brings together over 4,000 teachers, researchers, university professors, and thought leaders from throughout the world to explore critical issues facing the field, develop the tools and learning methods needed for success, network and advance literacy globally and inspire!

ILA and their members transform lives through literacy throughout the world.

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