To learn more about the workshops, or to register for an upcoming session, please contact Seamus O’Keefe at 726-8672 or by email at


As part of its event hosting strategy, STEP St. John’s will be delivering a number of workshops specifically tailored to improve the event hosting capabilities of sports organizations throughout the Province. Hosted at the Swiler’s Clubhouse in St. John’s, each workshop will feature industry experts speaking on topics that are integral to the successful execution of hosting events. Topics will range from social media to volunteer recruitment to risk management strategies for event hosts and promoters.


  • Feb 28, 2016  What Today’s Sponsors Are Looking For
  • Mar 24, 2016  Elements of a Successful Bid Proposal
  • May 26, 2016  Facilities Management Roundtable


  • Nov 25, 2015 Writing A Successful Sponsorship Proposal
  • Oct 15, 2015 Special Event Incident Commander Training
  • May 13, 2015 STEAM Analysis
  • Oct 14, 2014 Volunteers – How to Attract and Retain
  • May 20, 2014 Twitter 101
  • Nov 21, 2013 Maximizing Media Coverage Of Your Event
  • May 22, 2013 Working With Hotels to Ensure a Successful Event