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Event Planning: Design the Experience

Event Planning: Design the Experience courses.

Event Planning: Design the Experience


Creative themes and ‘experience strategies’ can help ignite social and corporate events by setting the mood, stimulating the minds, and tempting the senses of your attendees. Join us to learn how to develop a unique and imaginative approach to your events utilizing various design, décor, and collateral elements. We will also cover live entertainment components -- including performers and musicians -- to effectively establish the ambiance, underscore the message and delight your guests. Complete the total package with a successful proposal for your potential clients!

Students must complete Event Planning: Introduction before taking this course.

Please bring a notebook computer, tablet, or smartphone to follow along with the in-class exercise.

After completing this course, participants will be able to:
  • Choose key questions for the client consultation in order to plan and execute a successful event design
  • Identify inspiration sources to implement in the design strategy
  • Develop an experience design that enhances the event and supports the event messaging
  • Identify and describe the resources available for obtaining décor
  • Assemble creative elements for room/venue/space décor
  • Select creative entertainment elements to support the event theme
  • Share a compelling story of the event vision with potential clients
Section: DESIGNEVENT (16JUN18) -- Learn More...
Start Date: Jun 16, 2018 End Date: Jun 16, 2018 Tuition: $245.00
Campus: Executive Park Instructor: Lorri McQueary Register