ILEA-NCC Educational Event:
Conflict Resolution- Improve your Communication Skills to Mediate or Avoid Conflict
Tuesday, April 16, 2024
10:30 AM - 1:30 PM
The Banking Hall at the Merchants Exchange Building
465 California Street, San Francisco
In the dynamic landscape of event planning, effective communication is key to success. Join us for an enriching event, "Conflict Resolution: Improve Your Communication Skills to Mediate or Avoid Conflict," hosted by ILEA-NCC. This insightful session is designed to empower event professionals with the tools and strategies needed to navigate and resolve conflicts successfully.
The Banking Hall at the Merchants Exchange Building
465 California Street, San Francisco

Date & Time
April 16, 2024
10:30 AM - 1:30 PM
ILEA-NCC is the leading live events association with a vibrant chapter focused on building meaningful relationships through networking, inspiring education and professional development opportunities. To learn more, visit us at

ILEA-NCC is a community of Northern California event professionals who come together to network, build relationships and essentially help each other's businesses grow. Our members come from a variety of event industry backgrounds including special event producers and planners, caterers, designers, florists, destination management companies, rental companies, tent suppliers, educators, entertainment companies and many more. It is the perfect organization to join if you are currently a creative events professional or you are excited to learn more about the industry!
10:30 AM
Networking and a light breakfast
11:15 AM
We Invite you to Sit
 Welcome, thank you's, chapter announcements and speaker intro
11:30 PM
Program Begins
Intro to Conflict Resolution

11:50 PM
Breakout Groups
Break out into groups
12:15 PM
Break out take aways
12:30 PM
And more networking! 
1:30 PM
Event Concludes
Thank you for joining us! 
Erin Parsley
Erin Parsley, dancer, speaker + somatic Human Design coach, helps people find radical inner freedom and create fulfilling relationships with themselves and their loved ones. From survivor to thriver, she's a beacon of healing and liberation, and celebrates all human expressions as a bisexual+ woman. Having worked with 1,000+ clients as a Somatica Institute® trained intimacy and relationship coach and the founder of Steps to Love® Wedding Dances, she has devoted her life to mastering the art of communication and conscious relationship.

Ashanti Branch
The Ever Forward Club
Founder and Executive Director
Ashanti Branch is a master in building healthy relationships in schools, a pioneer in education reform, and in youth mental health, with over 18 years of experience. He is the Founder and Executive Director of the Ever Forward Club (EFC), a non-profit organization dedicated to seeing marginalized students graduate high school by providing them with emotional tools and mental health support. Ashanti is a keynote speaker, advisor to the US Surgeon General, a Fulbright Fellow, and 4x Tedx Speaker and has created the global #MillionMaskMovement
Event Sponsors
Q: Will there be time for networking?
A: Yes! Plenty of time to network

Q: Is this event free for members?
A: No, you can purchase discounted member rate tickets here!

Q: Is there Parking nearby?
A: The venue does not offer parking and we strongly encourage public transportation or ridesharing.

Q: Do I have to be a member to attend?
A: No! You can purchase tickets to attend here!
Who's Coming?
Need any accommodations, please contact us at [email protected]

Need help attending this program? We understand that our community's financial situations may differ during this time. We are here for you. If you need financial assistance to attend this event, please contact [email protected].

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ILEA-NCC Reduced Student Rate: ILEA-NCC is pleased to offer a reduced student rate to current ILEA-NCC Student Members for only $50.00 for the gala. In order to take advantage of the reduced student rate, please contact ILEA-NCC Headquarters at [email protected].

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