Certificate Program

Inclusive Event Design

Add "Inclusion Broker" to Your Resume. 
Learn Best Practices of Inclusive Environments.

Participants of this course receive: 

  • Certificate of completion in Inclusive Event Design
  • 4 clock hours in CMP-IS Strategic Domain G: Meeting or Event Design

Members: $299 / Standard: $399


Inclusive Event Design - Powered by Greater Fort Lauderdale

Tuesday, April 30, 2019  | 9:30 AM - 1:30 PM (Central Time) 

Brain Performance Institute 
2200 W Mockingbird Ln 
Dallas, TX 75235 



Inclusive Event Design (WEC Pre-con)
Toronto, Canada | June 15, 2019

**Please add the Pre-Conference Session under Item Selection during the WEC 19 registration process.



About the Inclusive Event Design Course

This training program focuses on practical actions that event planners take to create inclusive environments for events. As part of the learning experience, participants will explore the need for inclusion as well as consider what event participants may need in order to fully participate. The actions are couched in the framework of an event planner’s role as an inclusion broker, a professional who intentionally applies various strategies to support the participation of individuals and groups.


What You'll Learn

As part of the learning experience, participants will explore the following topics:

  • Describe key findings from MPI research on inclusion.
  • Explain the business case for inclusion.
  • Consider the many dimensions of diversity and how they can create strengths and pose challenges to create fully inclusive environments.
  • Describe the role and strategies of an event planner as an Inclusion Broker.
  • Given a case study, recommend actions meeting planners can take to create inclusive environments. 
  • Commit to taking actions that create an environment of inclusion by completing an Inclusive Action Plan (short term, medium term, long term)

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