Make your institution's next graduation, alumni donor or campaign event an outstanding development opportunity.

Event Planning & Management for Universities in NC, the US & Beyond

Since 2000, The Special Event Company has produced award-winnings events for academic institutions, both domestically in the US and internationally in Europe and Asia. Our team is highly experienced in working with campus planners to deliver focused, strategic programs for alumni, donors and campaigns with advancement as our priority.

In addition, AEP, Academic Event Professional, is a leading conference for campus event planners, conceived and developed by The Special Event Company in 2005. AEP reinforces our ability and sustainable programs with longevity and continued excellence in event delivery.

Offering comprehensive logistics and event planning services, TSEC can assist with designing and managing your academic events in North Carolina, London, Sydney, California and beyond, including:

Donor, Alumni & Other Academic Events by TSEC

The academic event industry is a market sector with its own language and procedures, mastered by The Special Event Company over the last 15 years with award-winning domestic and international events. Our NC academic event managers carefully plan each event to make its message and development focused on your institution. Our highly trained planning team will design your event to encourage alumni, delight your donors and engage your Board of Visitors by taking care of every small detail.


Entrance to an academic event

Our academic client base includes some of the most prestigious universities and organizations in North Carolina, California and across the US. The Special Event Company is especially proud to produce AEP, an annual signature conference for the professional development of campus event planners.

Exceptional NC & International University Events & Academic Conferences

Whether your event will be held in the United States or internationally, we will plan and produce your university’s next academic event, from booking your graduation speaker and off-campus venue to designing the perfect campaign launch event. View our portfolio to see our previous work, and contact our event managers in Cary, NC to see how we can support your event goals and needs.

The Special Event Company proudly produces academic conferences, meetings and events for universities in North Carolina, London, Sydney, California and worldwide.