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.

Join the ECN

ECN Leadership

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

Meet the Leadership

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

Event Coordinating as Covid-19 Continues

Tuesday, February 16 at 10:00 am ET via BlueJeans 

Join the ECN Professional Development Committee for this panel event to learn advice, insight, and stories of virtual events from ECN members.

Panelists: 

Daniela Estrada and Selena Perrin from the Global Change Program
Jerrod Grier from the MBA Programs at the Scheller College of Business

Register

Stay tuned to hear about what the ECN has planned in 2021 by reviewing the ECN Newsletter. 

Strategic Plan

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

Professional Development

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

Annual Workshops

Connect and collaborate with individuals possessing similar job functions.

2020 Highlighted Events

ECN 12th Annual Workshop

With over 220 attendees, the ECN transformed the Annual Workshop to a virtual format via Gatherly on Thursday, December 3rd, 2020. 

Missed this year's workshop? You can still review the presentations from some of this year's workshop presenters.

 

The Brave New World of Virtual Events Event Planners Reimagined Navigating Coordination and Content

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.