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Festival and event management online course

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Add to Calendar 2023-09-25 08:00:00 2023-11-03 23:59:59 Festival and event management online course Take a six-week course on festival and event management. Each week you'll learn about an essential aspect of festival and event management. Professionals with expertise and experience in the field teach each section of the course. At the end of this course, you will be able to: Create a business plan for a festival or event of your choice. Create and implement site management strategies, particularly in the context of a public health crisis. Create and execute marketing strategies and messaging. Manage a festival’s financial health and sponsor relationships. Oversee the recruitment, management, and retention of staff and volunteers. Identify appropriate approaches to assess sentiment and satisfaction among attendees and other stakeholders. You may apply for a Certificate of Completion by: Actively participating in the course. Completing all assignments. Eompleting the Timely Topic. Submitting a business plan for a festival or event of your choice by a pre-designated deadline. Continuing education credits (CEU): 6 America/Chicago public

Location

Online course

Contact

Tourism Center, kaden001@umn.edu

Take a six-week course on festival and event management. Each week you'll learn about an essential aspect of festival and event management. Professionals with expertise and experience in the field teach each section of the course.

At the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Create a business plan for a festival or event of your choice.
  • Create and implement site management strategies, particularly in the context of a public health crisis.
  • Create and execute marketing strategies and messaging.
  • Manage a festival’s financial health and sponsor relationships.
  • Oversee the recruitment, management, and retention of staff and volunteers.
  • Identify appropriate approaches to assess sentiment and satisfaction among attendees and other stakeholders.

You may apply for a Certificate of Completion by:

  • Actively participating in the course.
  • Completing all assignments.
  • Eompleting the Timely Topic.
  • Submitting a business plan for a festival or event of your choice by a pre-designated deadline.

Continuing education credits (CEU): 6

Cost

Register by Friday, September 15 and save!

  • $449 through September 15 ($150 off the regular registration fee)
  • $599 starting September 16

Registration

Register by Wednesday, September 27, 2023

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