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Planning Your Conference

Whether you're planning a conference, meeting, workshop, lecture, reception, or special event, our experienced conference planners are here to help every step of the way to give you as much or as little support as you need.

As you begin the planning process, some considerations include:

For larger conferences, we recommend beginning to plan your event one to two years in advance, if possible. Refer to our Planning Toolkit page for a detailed list of logistics to consider and plan for.


"The Conferences Services team makes planning an event easy, one-stop shopping!"
– Victor Younger, Cornell Prefreshman Summer Program