The ECN is made up of a group of more than 500 self-selected staff members from 90 different departments who are interested in event planning or expanding their skill sets at Georgia Tech.

The Event Leadership Team is responsible for the group's strategic oversight and direction.

Have questions? Email the ECN

Upcoming Events

ECN Summer Tour Tuesdays Schedule

Clough Learning Commons and Georgia Tech Library
Tuesday, July 12
11 a.m. – noon

Join the ECN for its first stop on Summer Tour Tuesdays with a visit to the Clough Learning Commons and Georgia Tech Library. Learn more about this popular campus venue and its amazing views. This tour is limited to 20 people. RSVP here.

John Lewis Student Center and Stamps Commons
Tuesday, July 26
11 a.m. – noon

Join the ECN for its second stop on Summer Tour Tuesdays with a visit to the new John Lewis Student Center and Stamps Commons. Learn more about Tech's newest event venue and the reservation process. This tour is limited to 20 people. RSVP here.

Get Involved

ECN Workshop Planning Committee

The ECN Workshop Planning Committee is seeking volunteers to plan the 2022 ECN Workshop. Planning workshop is a great way to network and get more involved with the ECN. More information on what is featured at ECN Workshop can be found here. Email Kimberly Goler-Stubbs for more information.

Join the ECN

Have an event planning job or interested in honing your event planning skills? All members of the Georgia Tech community are invited to join the ECN to receive monthly resources, professional development experiences, and networking opportunities. Email Grace Battle if interested.

ECN Leadership

The ECN is run by event enthusiasts across campus who serve in a variety of roles. 

Past Highlighted Events

2022 ECN Bootcamp

Brand, Visual Identity, and Trademarks
Doug Goodwin, Institute Communications

Procurement 101
Erin Mitchell, Procurement and Business Services

Achieving Personal and Professional Success in Today’s Workplace

Sherry Ebrahimi, Director of Housing Administration and Conference Services- Emory College

13th Annual Event Coordinators' Workshop

Workshop Presentations

10 Tips on Managing Work-Life Balance
Candice Bovian- Program Manager, Georgia Tech Human Resources

How to Plan a Virtual or Hybrid Event at Georgia Tech
Jassen Ceci, Charlie Wright, Grace Battle, Jason Brewer- Georgia Tech OIT

Accessible Event Planning
Carolyn Phillips- Co-Director, Center for Inclusive Design and Innovation
Dr. Sheryl Ballenger- Manager of Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services, Center for Inclusive Design and Innovation

Event Contingency Planning: How to Expect the Unexpected
Tarena Smith- Senior Director of Stadium Events, Mercedes-Benz Stadium

Annual Workshops

Connect and collaborate with individuals possessing similar job functions.

Professional Development

Event planning resources and real time updates on policies and procedures.

Strategic Plan

Updates on the ECN's goals, strategies, and initiatives.