This Introduction to conference production and management is part of the complete guide to Conference Production and Management. The introducion course touches upon all aspects that you need to consider for building a world-class conference. The follow up courses below will go in depth on the various topics such as operations, production, marketing, sales and finance.
This course will teach you the difference between a conference and a summit, a keynote or a panel discussion and help you to understand the different venue options. It will also get you thinking about how to attract sponsors and delegates and much more.
At the end of this course you will have an overall understanding of the business and the different aspects to consider when creating a world-class conference. Interactive exercises unlock the passive knowledge and understanding you may have already gathered about conferences and help you turn this into tangible ideas.
No prior experience needed. An understanding of what business conferences are will be helpful.