Event Management For The Creative Industries

The event industry is a complex and competitive line of business. This course will give you the opportunity to develop practical and interpersonal event management skills via a series of lectures, tutorials, and workshops delivered by industry professionals...

Taught by: Peter Cleak.

Description

The event industry is a complex and competitive line of business.

This course will give you the opportunity to develop practical and interpersonal event management skills via a series of lectures, tutorials, and workshops delivered by industry professionals.

Topics covered

  • idea generation
  • event planning
  • marketing & new media
  • risk management
  • sustainable event management
  • sponsorship

Who should take this course?

The course is designed for students, graduates or professionals seeking a balanced introduction to the planning, production and management of events within the cultural sector.

Students on the course have gone on to manage events at the Edinburgh Festival, The Gourmand, The Guardian, the Heavenly Social, the House of Illustration, Paul McCartney, Stella McCartney, Saatchi Gallery, Somerset House, Soho House and You Me Bum BumTrain.

Entry requirements: None

Level: Beginners





Tutor information

Peter has worked in the creative industries for fifteen years, curating events and exhibitions across art, design, fashion, music, and performance. He lectures at Central Saint Martins and Hong Kong University and delivers event solutions for art and design practitioners of the highest profile. Events & exhibitions include Grace Coddington (American Vogue), Manolo Blahnik CBE, Russell Brand, Martin Creed, Gwyneth Paltrow, Grayson Perry CBE, Factory Floor, Thomas Heatherwick CBE, Tommy Hilfiger, Hello Kitty, Sir Jonathan Ive, Marc Jacobs, M/M (Paris), Pulp, Sex Pistols, Yinka Shonibare MBE, Sir Paul Smith, Sébastien Tellier, and Louise Wilson OBE.

Materials

There is no specific materials list for this course.

Details for booking

DateDay of WeekTimeDurationCostStatusLocationAction
12/01/2017 - 16/03/2017Thursdays18:30 - 21:0010 Weeks£545Fully Booked Richbell Place - WC1N