HRI - Hospitality Management
INTRODUCTION TO MEETING PLANNING
Focuses on basic aspects and skills involved in planning and managing meetings and conventions. Covers the entire spectrum of the meeting industry, treating all aspects with a broad approach. Emphasizes types of meetings, meeting markets, industry suppliers and affiliates, budget and program planning, site selection and contract negotiations, registration and housing, food and meeting functions, audiovisual and signage requirements, and post-meeting analysis. Lecture 3 hours per week.