Networking and Industry Relations

Course Code FECM-711
Lecture hours per week
Lab hours per week
Course Availability: Open
Description: In this course, students will have the opportunity to explore the industry in more detail and will be provided practical experience networking with industry professionals. Students will make informal business contacts and learn the technical aspects of the industry directly from experts. Students will also learn about industry associations including, International Special Events Society (ISES), Professional Conference Management Association (PCMA), Canadian Society of Professional Event Planners Professionals (CanSPEP), Festivals and Events Ontario (FEO) Meeting Professionals International (MPI) Canadian Association of Exhibit Managers(CAEM) and others.