NewEvent Management in the Public Sector

Planning a successful event, whether it’s a one day ‘pop up’ shop or a three-day conference can raise the profile of your company/organisation in an exciting and rewarding way, not to mention the plaudits you’ll receive once the benefits are realised and your talents have been noticed by the boss! 

It takes a person with energy and passion to enjoy the experience of successful event planning.  It can be intense and stressful, however, with the right approach, relevant tools and a great team behind you it can be an exciting and rewarding role.

In this interactive course, our trainer Marie Taylor will show you how to successfully plan and market your event with real examples, plus practical tools that keep you on track and avoid unwanted surprises.  There will also be the opportunity to share ideas about improving your participants’ experience and how social media can add value prior to, and during your event.


Key features:

  • Planning for audience, purpose and budget
  • Pre-event planning, date venue and team
  • Event day: technical timing, social media build up and participants’ experience
  • Post-event: building on success, keeping in touch and following up no-shows

Designed for:

The course is for anyone just starting out on the road to event management or  those who have played a supporting role and feel they would like to progress to in order to raise the profile of their organisation by to informing, connecting and entertaining. 


Learning Outcomes:

Participants will understand the logistics and planning processes involved in event planning including the project management and people skills required to ensure a great experience for their delegates.

 

N.B. Whilst access to a laptop with Microsoft Office is not essential, there will be electronic Event Management templates provided during the day.

Summary

Duration

10:00 - 16:00

Price

£595 + VAT

Location

St James Park

Dates

12 November 2019 Book6

In-House Option

This course is available In-House and can be tailored to meet your individual training requirements.

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Lead Trainer

Marie Taylor

Marie Taylor

Marie has worked in the NHS in Scotland and England for 30 years.  During this time she has held national and regional posts all of which have involved event planning.  As National Training Manager for Patient Focus, Public Involvement she supported many national events which brought clinicians and delegates from all over the UK and Europe.

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Marie Taylor

Marie Taylor

Marie has worked in the NHS in Scotland and England for 30 years.  During this time she has held national and regional posts all of which have involved event planning.  As National Training Manager for Patient Focus, Public Involvement she supported many national events which brought clinicians and delegates from all over the UK and Europe.

More recently, as Engagement Manager, she leads on events at the Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Trust, including the Hospital Extraordinary People Awards and Hospital Open Days. She has a wealth of experience planning events and leads on Staff Engagement. She holds a National Certificate in Training Practice, is a qualified Skills Assessor and Facilitator.

 

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