Basics Boot Camp 2: Meeting Planning Design & Logistics

Date: March 7, 2018

Time: 01:00PM - 04:00PM Central

You must be registered to participate!

Developed in partnership with InterContinental Hotel Group (IHG)

Proposed 3 Hours Domain A: Strategic Planning

Basics Boot Camp 2: Meeting Planning Design & Logistics is a three-hour program designed for people who are responsible for planning meetings and events but may not have any formal training. Basics Boot Camp will give you a strong foundation of core skills needed to plan your next meeting or event. Basics Boot Camp is divided into two parts each 3 hours in length. Attendees of Parts 1 and 2 will receive a certificate. 

Part 2: What You'll Learn 

  • Understand how elements of meeting design help you achieve meeting goals and SMART objectives
  • Manage speakers and conference content design
  • Design room sets
  • Plan menus
  • Work with audiovisual teams
  • Design a technical plan
  • Arrange transportation and attendee movement plans
  • Oversee pre-con/post-con meetings and onsite logistics
  • Conduct program evaluations
  • Communicate success metrics to meeting stakeholder

Speaker(s):

  • Jessie States, CMM , Manager of Professional Development, Meeting Professionals International (MPI)