Conference and Event Management : 3 Days

You will learn to conceptualize, plan, organize and execute meetings and special events. These can be company meetings, weddings, concerts, banquets, trade fairs or congresses. Planners evaluate, select and negotiate for all aspects of a meeting or event, including location, transportation, food and beverage, vendors, entertainment, programming, design, trade shows and all other details.

In this exciting and wide-ranging sector, planners can work for private, public or not-for-profit employers who plan in-person meetings and events around the world or online. They can also work on the supply side, which includes rooms and vendors. Sites include hotels, resorts, restaurants and clubs. Vendors include decorating, rental, florist, transportation, invitation, entertainment and much more.