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Upcoming CFEE Core Classes

CFEE Core Curriculum Classes will be held virtually until in-person classes can be held again. Elements of the CFEE program have been changed and adapted so those currently enrolled and those wishing to enroll, can continue with/start the program.
The following three CFEE Core Curriculum Classes, sponsored by Kaliff Insurance, will be offered in 2021. Attendees may register for classes individually*, or as part of the CFEE FastTrack Program.** Classes may be taken as part of the CFEE Certification Program, or as regular educational seminars. If registering as part of the CFEE FastTrack, the remaining 3 Core Curriculum Classes to complete the 6 required Core Curriculum Classes, will be offered in 2022.
If you have registered for the CFEE FastTrack and have already completed the first three CFEE Core Classes, please still submit your registration for the second three classes.

PROJECT MANAGEMENT

NOVEMBER 2 & 3, 2021
4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. (MDT)

Project management is the management of the project to deliver the event. It concerns integrating all the areas of management such as marketing, design and operations so they efficiently use the event resources and satisfy the objectives of the event stakeholders. It produces an accountable system used to report to the event stakeholders, delegate tasks to the event team and establish a control timeline. In particular it employs the tools of project management to manage the phases of the event from the concept through the planning and preparation to the event close down.
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Presented by:
Bill O'Toole, CFEE
Events Development Specialist
Event Project Management System Pty., Ltd.
Bondi Beach, NSW, Australia

NON-SPONSORSHIP REVENUE PROGRAMS

NOVEMBER 9 & 10, 2021
4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. (MST)

While many areas of professional education deal with sponsorship, the major portion of revenue generated by many event organizations comes from more traditional sources – items such as tickets, food and beverage, and merchandise. This area of instruction is designed to look at such items and other components of non-sponsorship revenue sources.
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Presented by:
Becky Genoways, CFEE
President
Genoways Events
Rockford, IL, USA

OPERATIONS & RISK MANAGEMENT

NOVEMBER 16 & 17, 2021
4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. (MST)

The most basic element of the industry is operations/risk management for one simple reason – any festival or event is a large gathering of people. The top priority of any organizer is to ensure that gathering is conducted in the safest possible manner. This area of instruction is designed to look at the basic elements of event/festival operations and risk management from both the philosophical and practical approaches, providing a sound foundation of knowledge in the subject area. Learn More
Presented by:
Ira Rosen, CFEE
Associate Professor & Director of the Event Leadership Executive Certificate Program
Temple University
Philadelphia, PA, USA
Bill O'Toole Headshot
Becky Genoways Headshot

Ira Rosen Headshot

CFEE Start Time in Your Time Zone

The first Virtual CFEE Classes will be held at 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Mountain Day Time.

We have calculated the CFEE classes to start at the following times in the following locations, below. For assistance determining the time zone in your city, CLICK HERE. (Set the 1st City to Boise, ID, USA):

  • 12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Hawaii
  • 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Pacific
  • 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Arizona
  • 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. - Central
  • 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. - Eastern
  • 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. - BRT
  • 10:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m. GMT London, United Kingdom
  • 11:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m. - CET Rotterdam, Netherlands
  • 12:00 a.m. - 3:00 a.m. - SAST Johannesburg, South Africa
  • 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. - AEDT Sydney, Australia

CFEE Start Time After Daylight Savings

The second two Virtual CFEE Classes will be held at 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Mountain Standard Time.

We have calculated the CFEE classes to start at the following times in the following locations, below. For assistance determining the time zone in your city, CLICK HERE. (Set the 1st City to Boise, ID, USA):

  • 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Hawaii
  • 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Pacific
  • 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Arizona
  • 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. - Central
  • 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. - Eastern
  • 8:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. - BRT
  • 11:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m. GMT London, United Kingdom
  • 12:00 p.m. - 3:00 a.m. - CET Rotterdam, Netherlands
  • 1:00 a.m. - 4:00 a.m. - SAST Johannesburg, South Africa
  • 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. - AEDT Sydney, Australia

Questions:

  • Please contact Cindy Lerick, CFEE - Program Coordinator, Email: cindy@ifea.com.
  • Registration Questions, please contact Kaye Campbell, CFEE, Director of Partnerships, Programs & Finance at kaye@ifea.com or +1-208-433-0950 ext: 8150.

Kaliff Insurance, Sponsor of the CFEE Program

Kaliff believes that certified professionals are the cornerstone of a safe and successful festival and events industry.

Founded in 1917, Kaliff Insurance has served the insurance needs of the business and amusement industry for the past 86 years. In response to numerous requests for Midway Liability insurance, Kaliff Insurance established its Carnival Division in 1955. They have earned success from their clients, carriers, the community and their associates by treating them with the professionalism and respect that they deserve. Their experience and dedication to the industry will benefit your organization by providing you with service designed to take the mystery out of insurance including risk management assistance to reduce your exposure to loss and control future insurance related costs.
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