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 Community Relations, Protocol, and Special Events 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.