Plan ahead with a comprehensive crisis management framework!
As an event organiser, you are no stranger to crisis. Dealing with last-minute cancellations such as a key vendor backing out, equipment failure, staff shortage, and unavailability of transport are issues you are all too familiar with. In all likelihood, you have planned in advance for these one-off disruptions and have a backup plan to stay in control of things. But when a massive disruption strikes on an unprecedented scale, you need to be more agile than ever. This means carefully thinking through all aspects of your total event programme – the events you host, the events you attend, and internal events – and stay prepared to act and pivot quickly.
This eBook provides a comprehensive look at crisis management for events by exploring it through three stages: