Free Webinars

Take advantage of our IHA sponsored webinars, free to the industry. These webinars cover a variety of industry topics to help you increase your ROI at the Housewares Show, market globally and stay on top of current industry trends.

Upcoming Webinars

Supply Chain & Transportation Play Crucial Role in Smart Home Success
Join us for a webinar on October 24, 2018 at 12:00 PM CDT

The Smart Home technology category is set to surpass $19 billion in the US this year, according to Statista, which expects market volume to exceed $34 billion by 2022. The excitement around this technology has more manufacturers of traditional home products looking for ways to incorporate smart home features into their offerings.

In this webinar, you’ll learn:
1) How key features and product enhancements are making traditional housewares and other consumer goods ‘smart home ready’
2) All you need to know about how supply chains and transportation networks are evolving in the smart home technology arena
3) How you can take advantage of this fast-growing industry by making key changes to your supply chain and transportation

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How to Get Earned Media: Using Your IHHS Presence to Earn Media Attention
Presented by: Virtual Press Office/Cision PR Newswire
Join us for a webinar on October 31, 2018 at 12:00 PM CDT

You probably have an event marketing strategy, but do you know how earned media fits in? One of the most overlooked opportunities at the International Home and Housewares Show is earned media, even though it’s one of the best launching pads for your brand’s story.

Join Virtual Press Office/Cision PR Newswire for a crash course in earned media – what it is, why it’s important, and how to leverage the Show to get it.

In this webinar, you’ll learn earned media fundamentals, how to execute an earned media strategy and tips for pitching journalsits for the Show and beyond.

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Watch Previous Webinars

What's Cooking...An Update on Trends, Techniques and Consumers on Cookware and Bakeware

Presenter from Cookware Manufacturers Association (CMA)
Penny Rosema
Managing Director CMA

Remove the Pain of Order Management Let’s Talk About Integration

Presenter from eZCom Software Inc.
Derick Michael
Digital Marketing Manager
Ph: +1-201-731-1800 x 1835

Crafting a Consumer-Driven Content Marketing Plan

Presenter from epower at home
Adrian Bredeson
Ph: +1-920-252-4562

How Fast Can You Spot the Right Talent?

Presenters from WorkeforceEDU
Kevin Cole

Bryan Maach

Advocacy Marketing:
A Comprehensive Approach to Retail

Nick Stagge

Using the International Home +
Housewares Show Buyer + Media Lists

IHA Presenters
Jon Jesse
VP Global Trade Development
Ph: +1-847-692-0154
Connie Chantos
Sr. Manager Trade Development
Ph: +1-847-692-0135
Nancy Michael
Senior Manager, Trade Show Business Development
Ph: +1-847-692-0139
Debbie Teschke
Senior Manager, Public Relations and Communications
Ph: +1-847-692-0110

Mexico Market Webinar:
Doing Business in Mexico

Amanda Bourlier
Consultant, Euromonitor International
John Min
Tempus, Ph.D. Economics
Juan Perez
Tempus, Sr. FX Trader & Strategist
Andrew Woelflein
Tempus, Chief Strategy Officer

Fundamentals of a Well-Designed Booth

Matthew Goodman
Visual Merchandiser
Ph: +1-646-436-3708

Housewares SmartBrief - Educates and Helps You Reach Buyers

Presenters from Smart Brief
Liza Gillooly
Account Director
Eleanor Massey
Associate Publisher

Making Grand Stands: Display Tips for New Exhibitors

Matthew Goodman
Global Operations Events Manager
Ph: +1-646-436-3708

Marketing Through HC365 for The Show and Throughout the Year

Presenters from IHA:
Nancy Michael
Senior Manager, Trade Show Business Development
Ph: +1-847-692-0139
Radha Kulkarni
Trade Show Sales
Ph: +1-847-692-0118

Live Recorded Webinar: What's Cooking...The Annual Update on Trends, Techniques and Consumers on Cookware and Bakeware

Penny Rosema
Managing Director, Cookware Manufacturers Association (CMA)
Ph: +1-616-987-3520

Live Recorded Webinar: Increase Brand Awareness and Online Sales with Targeted Online Advertising Strategies

Justin Tadych
Ph: +1-920-267-4362
Hannah Jean
Ph: +1-920-376-9524

Live Recorded Webinar: Shifting the Paradigm: One-Size-Does-NOT-fit-all for Shared Warehousing

Presenter from LeSaint Logistics:
Dino Moler
EVP Client Solutions
Ph: +1-630-723-7028