Meeting Planning - 2022 Academy of Association Management

When:  Dec 19, 2022 from 10:00 to 12:30 (ET)
Meeting Planning
Monday, December 19, 2022 | 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM 

Instructor: Debbie Kopkau, MBA, CAE, CMP, GMS
Michigan School Business Officials

This session will provide a basic overview of best practices in meeting planning for virtual and in-person meetings from the perspectives of both a veteran meetings planner and a supplier. Participants will gain an understanding of:
1. An event planning timeline from securing a venue through meeting promotions and communications
2. Meeting budget preparation including data collection for assumptions and pricing strategies
3. Speaker identification and contracts
4. Meeting logistics including setup, capacities, special needs as well as food and beverage

About Registration

The link on the right allows you to register for the individual session.
Registration for the full Academy Course may be accessed here.

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Contact: MSAE at or (517) 332-6723

Cancellation Policy

Full refunds will be available on all cancellations e-mailed to ten (10) business days or more prior to the start of the event minus a $25.00 processing fee. No refunds will be issued for cancellations received fewer than ten (10) days before the first day of the event and no-shows. Registrants failing to attend the event will be provided access to the session recording.

If the in-person event is canceled by MSAE, registrants will receive access to the session recording.

MSAE does not assume responsibility for any other expenses, including the purchase of travel or accommodations, incurred by the registrant in connection with attending the event.

It is the responsibility of the registrant to cancel hotel reservations.

Approved CAE Provider 

MSAE is an approved CAE content provider. Participants of this event will earn 2.5 continuing education credits for each Academy session.


If you have questions about which learning opportunity is right for you, or need some help registering, please call 517-332-6723 or email

 Please note this education session is for information purposes only and is not legal advice.


2501 Jolly Rd Ste 110
Okemos, MI 48864-3629