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Festival and event management: six-week course

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Date

Add to Calendar 2022-09-26 00:00:00 2022-11-04 23:59:59 Festival and event management: six-week course Take a six-week course on festival and event management taught by industry professionals. 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. Apply for a certificate of completion at the end of the course by meeting these requirements: Actively participating in the course Completing all assignments Submitting a critical analysis paper that applies course learnings to an event or festival of your choosing 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 taught by industry professionals. 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.

Apply for a certificate of completion at the end of the course by meeting these requirements:

  • Actively participating in the course
  • Completing all assignments
  • Submitting a critical analysis paper that applies course learnings to an event or festival of your choosing

Continuing education credits (CEU): 6

Cost

Register by Friday, September 16 and save! 

  • $449 through September 16 ($150 off the regular registration fee)
  • $599 starting September 17

Registration

Register by Wednesday, September 28, 2022

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