The third webinar in a series of classes discussing the impact of Covid-19 on the Performing Arts. This webinar will focus on reopening planning in 2021/22. It discusses the steps required to prepare and new developments for reopening, as well as case studies on venues which have managed their own reopening. The webinar will also discuss the “new normal” in a post-Covid-19 world, and the impact to future events and gatherings.
This updated session is part of a continuing series of webinars on the topic. Attendance of the previous webinars is not necessary to take part in this session.
Instructor: Emma Stuart, MA BA (HONS)
Emma Stuart is a highly experienced Event and Operations Manager working for over 9 years in both Europe and North America.
Emma has extensive experience of delivering events for both Public and Private sector organizations and almost uniquely in large Royal and Ceremonial Events in the UK. She has also had the opportunity of working on some of the biggest and most challenging events on both continents in recent years. These have included Canada 150 Celebrations, Nuit Blanche, London's New Years’ Eve celebrations, Tour de France, London Hyde Park Concerts, Pride, the London Marathon, and the London 2012 Olympics.
Emma’s experience of planning and delivering such a wide variety of events has enabled her to advise and consult event organizers on a range of event topics including: Permitting, Crowd Management, Event Safety, and Emergency Planning. Her varied career and international experience have led to her working closely with event safety organizations and developing new strategies for the safe execution of events. Emma ensures that she is at the cutting edge of event safety and sits on the Advisory Board for Event Safety Alliance Canada.
Emma has a passion for improving Event Safety globally through teaching and showcasing safety ‘good practice’, working alongside both Local Government and the organizers of ‘Major Impact’ events.