Event Tips

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Planning an Event?

Need help on making your event flawless? Check out some helpful tips from our experienced Event Specialists. 
Contact our Event Service Office at uuis_palm_events@umich.edu or call (734) 615-9259.



Thinking of going virtual or hybrid with your event?

Video conferencing has become a cornerstone of successful operating procedures for most organizations. It allows people to have flexibility and work remotely. With the right technology and support, they can make your meetings just as productive as if they were in person.

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Planning a Virtual Event at Palmer Commons

Here are some helpful steps to guide you in planning your virtual event at Palmer Commons

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Tips for Using A/V

Some helpful tips on using A/V

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Event Planning Check List

A step-by-step checklist to plan your event before, after and the day of

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Zero Waste Event Checklist

Learn more about UM Planet Blue and help us be more sustainable by making your event Zero Waste

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Presenting Live and Online

Some helpful tips on presenting live and online