Risk Management for Meeting and Event Professionals
All types of events—whether a small meeting or a large conference—involve a number of risks, which can come in many forms. From financial, ethical, and legal matters to compliance and governmental regulations, event managers need to be knowledgeable and accountable to ensure that all scenarios can be dealt with in the most appropriate manner. Topics in this course include health, safety, and security considerations; insurance requirements; licenses and permits (e.g., alcohol); intellectual property protections; and the Americans with Disabilities Act. By the end of this course, have the skills to develop a comprehensive risk assessment and risk control plan for your events.
You'll Walk Away with
- An understanding of the many different kinds of risks associate with meetings and events
- A risk management framework to ensure that all situations are handled appropriately
- Current event professionals
- Students interested in a career in event management