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.
The ECN is run by event enthusiasts across campus who serve in a variety of roles.
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.
The 12th Annual ECN Workshop
Thursday, Dec. 3
10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
The Event Coordinators' Network Workshop includes educational presentations to help our new employees and provide inspiration for our planning veterans. The ECN workshop is also a great networking opportunity for event planners across campus and other nearby universities. We are excited to announce that this year's virtual workshop is free of charge! You can learn more about this year's workshop on the ECN Workshop website.
ECN Workshop Networking Event
Wednesday, Dec. 2
4 – 5 p.m.
Get ready for the ECN Workshop by networking with fellow ECN members while getting acquainted with the Gatherly event platform.
ECN Bootcamp Series
Campus Catering Plans for Fall 2020
In our second installment of the ECN Virtual Summer Series, Georgia Tech Catering will show what steps are being taken to provide safe and healthy food services to our campus community. Danielle Ismirle and Nicole Godfrey will discuss changes to dining programs and operations for the fall semester. View the presentation here.
Demystifying the Institute Policy Process
Kelly Cross, institute policy manager, discusses what it means to navigate campus policies. This session will provide an overview of the Institute Policy life cycle process and help ECN members know where to get Institute Policy answers. View the presentation here.
Microsoft Teams Live Events
Learn what it takes to host a successful Microsoft Teams Live Event. Grace Battle, virtual production and client support specialist with Audio Visual Services, discusses how Microsoft Teams is a great tool for virtual town halls and casual conversation forums. View the presentation here.