From intimate gatherings at the president’s house to 300-plate dinners, to commencement ceremonies for thousands, to hosting heads of states, the Office of Event Protocol & Community Relations has done it all. Our team has years of experience and proficiency in designing, producing and managing first-class institutional and protocol events for FIU. The Community Relations team advances the university’s mission of collaborative engagement with our local and global communities.
- We foster relationships with professional organizations like various chambers of commerce and business associations.
- We arrange speaking engagements for FIU experts in various capacities: keynote speakers, panelists, moderators, facilitators, and more.
- We promote FIU’s brand awareness through event and table sponsorships, awards and nominations, and ad placements when appropriate.
- We coordinate with the community to participate in key community parades and celebrations including but not limited to: Homecoming Parade, Winternational Parade, Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Parade, Three Kings Parade and Pride Parade.