Corporate Event Project Management
- 5h 7m
- Phyllis Mikolaitis, William O’Toole
- John Wiley & Sons (US)
Covers key topics such as choosing a venue or site, costing and procurement practices, evaluating risk management and reducing it with contract management, and maximizing exposure through the World Wide Web. The only resource available for both corporate event and corporate project managers.
Applies generally accepted project management tools to corporate event planning.
- Offers unique, focused coverage dedicated completely to corporate events.
- Includes case studies from North and South America, Europe, and the Asian-Pacific area.
- Features an accompanying Web site with value-added tools, forms, and checklists.
About the Authors
William O’Toole is the manager of Event Project Management System Pty Ltd, which acts as consultants to events in Australia, Asia, and the Pacific. He is a member of the Project Management research team at the University of Sydney and an Associate of the Australian Center for Event Management at the University of Technology in Sydney, Australia. His current research includes the adaptation of risk management models to event management.
Phyllis Mikolaitis is Adjunct Professor at George Washington University in Washington, D.C., and owns an event planning company. As Program Manager for Xerox Corporation, she managed events and training worldwide for more than twenty years.
In this Book
Managing Events in the Corporate World
The Corporate Event Project Management Process
The Corporate Event Office and Documentation
Venue—The Event Site
Feasibility, Bidding, and Proposals
Systems and Decisions
Event Risk Management
The Web-Enabled Corporate Event
The Corporate Event Manual
Costing, Procurement, and Cash Flow
Demonstrating Value Through Measurement and Analysis