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Conference Planning Services

UWSP Continuing Education offers a comprehensive conference planning service. Programs are designed to meet the continuing education needs and personal enrichment interests of professionals in several different fields.

The services provided by the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point Continuing Education office are designed to ensure a successful professional development activity for your group. Our team can completely orchestrate your large conference or small workshop from initial planning to final wrap-up, or we can provide partial services based on your needs. We do this by working with you on these key points that will determine the success of your activity.

Needs Assessment
Our office can identify and survey potential audiences to determine specific needs.

PlanningWe work with you to establish general content and program design, create an agenda and processes for workshops, correspond with potential instructors, and develop evaluative processes.

FacilitiesWe identify sites and dates, and arrange meeting space, meals, lodging, and AV.

MarketingWe market your activity to your audience. We will work with a talented graphic artist to develop print promotional materials. We will design a conference specific web site housed on the UWSP Continuing Education web site. We can also work with local media.

Mailing and Correspondence We create mail files for distribution of event marketing materials.  We maintain correspondence with registrants, speakers/instructors, and sponsors.

Registration Our state-of-the-art software processes registrations. We offer a full on-line registration website including the ability to process four tyeps of credit cards.  We email a customized confirmation letter to participants.  Our courteous staff handles on site registration for both participants and presenters.

PrintingWe manage the printing of conference related materials including save-the-date flyers, brochures, program books, evaluations, special information flyers and handouts.

Administrative supportWe worry about details that can make or break an event. Speaker logistics, supplies, and Continuing Education Unit processing are handled through our office.

Conference ManagementWe handle speaker arrangements, arrange food services and AV, and provide comprehensive follow-up services.

Fiscal Management Working with the client, we develop a budget and conference fees, process all bills, pay speakers, and prepare financial summeries of expenses and incomes.

Print our conference planning flyer or contact our conferences planning team. We also can provide registration services only.  Click here to read our Registration Services flyer.