Conference and Event ServicesUniversity of Cincinnati

Conference and Event Services

About CES

Conference & Event Services provides complete conference and event management services. We work with departments, colleges, administrative units, faculty, and students to determine how best to meet their needs in planning and executing a successful conference or event. We offer efficient and cost-effective management of:

  • Facility Arrangements
  • Audiovisual and Technology
  • Marketing and Promotion
  • Program Budgets
  • Participant Materials
  • Exhibits
  • Continuing Education Credits
  • Registration
  • Electronic Abstract Submissions
  • Meeting Material Development and Production
  • On-Site Services in Local, National, or International Venues
  • Campus Scheduling
  • Summer Housing and Dining for Camps & Conferences

CES Staff

Adam Krawsczyn

Adam is the Associate Director for Conference & Event Services and arrived at the University of Cincinnati in October 2013. Prior to his role at UC, Adam was the Director of University Events & Scheduling at Wesleyan University in Middletown, CT, Assistant Director for UMBC Events & Operations at the University of Maryland Baltimore County in Baltimore, MD, and the Director of Operations at Riverside Golf Club. Adam has a Bachelor’s degree in Business Communication and a Master’s degree in Higher Education Administration from Ohio University. With over 10 years of events and operations experience, Adam’s expertise is in strategic and operational planning, leveraging technology in event operations, and organizational development.

Katy Marston

Katy has provided conference and event services for ten years at the University of Cincinnati. She is the Assistant Director and manages a variety of conferences and events, including multiple-day conferences, one day meetings, banquets, and many other events. Her responsibilities have grown to include exhibit and abstract management. Katy received a BA in Communications in 1999 from the University of Cincinnati.

Jamie Miller

Jamie is a Program Director and has been with CES since March 2006. She earned a degree in Marketing from the University of Cincinnati. She started her career in conference and event planning during college, working part-time in University Conferencing. After graduation, she continued marketing and event planning as the marketing manager for a world-wide medical imaging company, where she also planned continuing education conferences and events. Jamie has experience managing conferences and exhibit halls both locally and nationally.

Florine Postell

Florine is Program Director and has been at the University of Cincinnati since 2005. She has worked in event planning for MainStreet Operations and has managed the Summer Conferences operations in Housing & Food Services. Her expertise includes:

-speakers/concurrent sessions management
-one-day conference planning
-protocol services (domestic and international)
-unique events and ceremonies
-writing and editing

Florine has previous experience in leadership roles with non-profit organizations and international relations. She earned a B.S. in International Trade from Texas Tech University and a Certificate in Journalism from University of Cincinnati. She is a national board member for Protocol Diplomacy International-Protocol Officers Association.

The Voices of CES

CES Students

Student Staff: Katie Morgan, Ellie Adams, Danny Kurtz, Mary Singer, Loren Knisley