Major Event Planning

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Professional Development Workshops
30 April 2019 to 01 May 2019
Location : Doha Exhibition and Convention Center - DECC

Workshop Fees

QAR 4,400.00

With the biggest events in global sport descending on Doha over the next number of years, proper planning in the lead-up will be key to their overall success. This Professional Development Workshop will offer delegates the opportunity to hear from senior executives who have participated in the development and delivery of mega-events around the world, providing insight into specific elements of the delivery and the skills that were essential at these times:                                        

Possible topics explored:

  • Workforce development
  • Contingency planning and crisis management Sustainability and impact
  • Multi-stakeholder environments

Who should attend?

  • Head of Operations
  • Head of Stakeholder Engagement Sustainability Manager
  • Crisis Manager

Possible learning outcomes:

  • To gain an understanding of the workforce needs in delivering major events, including the recruitment and training of volunteers
  • To develop the practical skills necessary to adequately plan for and deal with unexpected events
  • To learn about the latest developments in environmentally sustainable event delivery, including how to deliver events with the most limited environmental impact possible
  • To explore the various stakeholders involved in the delivery of major events, including transport, security, and commercial agencies, and understand how best to work with them