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GPLD121 - Planning a Great Event

Are you organizing an event on or outside campus and wondering how to ensure its success? If it’s your first time putting on an event, whether big or small, the task can be daunting, but by taking the time to make a plan and identify your resources, a great event is achievable.

This workshop will guide you through conceptualization and planning of your event to actual implementation and reporting back. We will help you map the tasks required, identify potential funding sources, brainstorm promotion channels, and point you to Concordia University’s specific event planning policies, procedures and tools.

Learning Objectives

At the end of this three-hour workshop, the participants will be able to:
1. Conceptualize the goals and expected outcomes for an event
2. Map the tasks required to organize an event
3. Identify potential funding sources
4. Brainstorm methods of promotion to the campus community

Leaders Information

This workshop is led by Pamela Tudge.
Pamela Tudge thinks of herself as part food nerd, part academic, and part environmentalist who really loves design and art that makes her think deeper about the world. As a PhD candidate in the Individualized Program, Pamela is exploring critical design as a methodology to investigate historic and contemporary domestic practices around food and waste. Pamela, has worked for over 15 years in the fields of climate science, education and the arts. She also holds a MA in Geography from UBC and a BA-Honors in Geography and Environmental Studies from the UVic.

This workshop is not scheduled at this time.
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