Participants will learn to define in an interactive way the order of precedence, its usage and importance as a protocol tool, how to determine precedence of individuals, Heads of State, Diplomatic Missions, Delegation Visitors, country flags and how to apply seating strategies.
Participants will learn the appropriate way to display country flags, laws, customs and observances, how to determine flag and logo precedence. Learn to identify key elements to consider when selecting an appropriate gift and understand how culture affects the gift selection.
Participants will learn how to compose an advance team and to formulate a mission statement for an event or visit. They will learn the importance of a checklist and the preparation of an advance kit. A case study will give them insight in the aspects of an advance visit and how to set up a detailed programme.
The participants will learn how to engage with internal and external stakeholders in order to reach the organisation’s goals and objectives. In that respect, the exact roles in event management are defined for the protocol officer, host and guest.
Participants will learn what role (social) media plays in official events, the importance of media coverage or a press conference and the impact security might have nowadays in realising public events and ceremonies.
Participants will learn how to host an effective and memorable event – on any budget. How to make an event matter and how to prevent project management disasters?
Participants will learn the content and differences of influence, lobbying and communication, and discover the typology of actors and their cultures in Brussels.
Participants will learn the possible types of actions, of resources and strategies. The presentation of eleven channels and tools of communication with their strengths and weaknesses is an important aspect of the training.
Participants will learn the advantage to provide added value while discussing and influencing European Institutions and other political bodies.
Participants will think of forthcoming strategies on lobbying.
Prepare participants for the development of their capabilities and skills and equip them with the necessary tools to deal effectively and efficiently with all aspects of International Protocol, Strategic Networking, Influence and Communication.
With the valuable experience and knowledge of our trainers, we can ensure that the participants will obtain all the knowledge and tools to present and communicate themselves in the utmost professional manner.
Please use the form on this page to register before 12 October, 2018
The admission fee will amount € 1,500.-, excl. VAT and will cover the following expenses: