10 Knowledge Domains
1. Strategic Planning, Professionalism
2. Event Design
3. Stakeholder, Staff, and Volunteer Management
4. Event Marketing
5. Risk Management, Financial Administration, and Site Management
This course introduces the Event Management Body of Knowledge, the Project Management Body of Knowledge, the steps in strategic planning, event principles, policies, procedures, event operation, and standards in professional event management. It also presents the key elements in the business of Meetings, Incentives, Conferences and Conventions, Exhibitions, and Events. At the end of this course, attendees will create and present a strategic and sustainable plan for M.I.C.E.
The (EIC) of Washington DC, USA launched the Certified Meeting Professional (CMP)® program in 1985 to enhance the knowledge and performance of meeting professionals, promote the status and credibility of the meeting and events profession, and advance uniform standards of practice.
Today, the CMP credential is recognized globally as the badge of excellence in the meeting, convention, exhibition, and event industry. The qualifications for certification are based on professional experience, education, and an exam.