The mission of the American Institute of Floral Design (AIFD) is to advance the art of professional floral design through education, service, and leadership, and to recognize the achievement of excellence in this art form.
SAF is the only national trade association that represents all segments of the U.S. floral industry. With 7,000 members, this association is made up of the industry’s top retailers, growers, wholesalers, importers, manufacturers, suppliers, educators, students and allied organizations. SAF is the face and voice of a strong, unified floral industry in Washington, D.C.
ILEA, formally the International Special Events Society, was founded in 1987 to foster enlightened performance through education while promoting ethical conduct. ILEA works to join event and meeting professionals to focus on the "event as a whole" rather than its individual parts.