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Brace Your Event Budget: Expert Tips to Ease Inflation's Impact

David Kenyon  (SVP, Production, LEO Events)

Location: 224D

Date: Wednesday, March 29

Time: 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Pass Type: All Access, Combined CS/TSE Education Pass, TSE Conference Pass, TSE Premium Pass

Track : TSE-Event Mgmt & Production, TSE-Event Planning

Associations & Accreditations: CSEP-approved

Vault Recording: TBD

Audience Level: Intermediate

Certified Special Events Professional

Inflation and labor shortages have affected all businesses, giving us yet another challenge to combat as we plan our events. There have been disruptions in shipping and manufacturing supply that have caused increased supply prices, and in many industries, pricing insecurity is widespread.

The practice of event budgeting has been turned upside down. Many event pros feel like they're flying blind as they craft proposals, project costs, and answer questions around inflation. It may be tempting to ask when it will all end, but the more pertinent question is, "How do I navigate these difficult conditions?"