Corporate Global Citizenship
Planning Events in an Evolving World

Global citizenship is an action-based response to the challenges of our new world. It is a perspective that helps us understand the role we each play in the lives of others and the health of our planet.* Live Events can tell powerful stories, impact lives, build bridges and create change. They can also send harmful messages, build barriers and create disharmony.

As the planner, you are not only responsible for your guest’s experience and safety but the impact your events have on them, the message your brand is sending and the choices you make for your community and environment. Taking all these factors into consideration during the planning process is vital to being a good corporate citizen. From protecting your guest’s privacy to your inclusivity code of conduct to the food you serve, to your sustainability plan and to the way you incorporate giving,  this course will help you examine your current model and offer tools and strategies you can use to further your path toward being a good corporate citizen. A certificate will be issued upon completion.

What You Will Learn:

  • Corporate Global Citizenship, What it Means and Why it Matters
  • Economic Implications – Profit vs Philanthropy: Making it a Win, Win Win
  • Human Rights & Events – Creating Safe Space for Diversity, Inclusion & Community
  • Sustainability – Creating Events That Support Our Planet
  • Security & Guest Safety – High-Level Guest Safety, Threat Assessment & Response Conduct That Saves Lives
  • Wrap Up & Certificate Presentation

Who Should Attend:

  • In House Corporate Event Planners
  • Independent Event Planners
  • Non- Profit and Academic Planners
  • Festival and Public Event Planners


Keri Miller, CSEP is Partner & Chief Creative Strategist of e=mcevents.

With almost 20 years of award-winning design and production experience, Keri recently took the lead of the company’s strategic and creative services. She is fueled by creating experiences that matter and focuses on brand and client strategy and human to human experience design. Read more about Keri here.



Trevor Howes,  Event Strategist and Producer at e=mcevents.

Trevor believes events created with purpose can help clients reach important goals, target the right audience, deliver the right key messages and help reach important strategic objectives. He is passionate about helping non-profit organizations bring their causes to life to raise awareness, make connections and raise important funds. Read more about Trevor here

Michael Granek, MBA, Event Leadership Institute

Michael is a successful entrepreneur and award-winning event producer with over two decades of experience in the events & meetings industry and a decade of experience in higher education. As President, COO of the Event Leadership Institute, Michael applies his diverse background of business management, adult education and special events experience to connect event professionals with leading industry education, training & professional development.  To learn more about Mike, click here.



Carolyn Luscombe, Event Architect, Eclectic Events Intl, Toronto

Carolyn is the proprietor and lead event architect at the highly-awarded Eclectic Events International Inc. She began her career over two decades ago and today possesses an in-depth knowledge and experience in the multi-disciplines of live entertainment/event production, event management and meeting/conference management. To learn more about Carolyn click here


Constantine Ioannou – Chief Executive Officer – Sentinel Security Plus

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