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Three differences between genuine and phony experiential conferences

Conferences that Work

“Experiential” is the new hot adjective used to describe events. “No more listening to speakers; you’re going to have experiences !” ” Sadly, many of these so-called experiential events are phony. The promoters slap a novel environment (e.g.,

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The Facebook Live Team’s Top 6 Tips for Event Creators

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You’re backstage before the show when you see your headlining band horsing around. This is a Facebook Live moment,” you think. You whip out your iPhone, queue up your Facebook app, and hit “Go Live.” But things quickly go wrong.

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EventMobi Best Practices: How to Get the Most Out of the Agenda Feature in Your Event App

Eventmobi

Your agenda is arguably one of the most important areas of your event app because it allows you to share critical details about event sessions and activities.

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Best Event Management Conferences 2019

GEVME

When you’re in the events industry, you should know the main event management conferences for 2019 so you can visit them to improve your knowledge and share your own experiences of working long hours while trying to pull off amazing corporate events for your clients.

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A Practical Guide to Measuring Event Success

Can you measure event ROI? 3 in 5 marketers can't. Learn how with this free ROI model.

Celebrate your next event

Gallus Events

The need to celebrate your next event is something that goes way beyond the opportunity to show the world how good you are. I remember asking the Chairman not to say thanks to me or my team for organising the event.

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Yoga Statistics: Surprising Data on the Growth of Yoga [Infographic]

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Ashtanga. Power. Aerial. Laughter. And yes, even goat. Yoga is more popular — and unique — than ever before.

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Event Heroes: How InsightSquared Is Scaling Their Event Brand

Bizzabo

Each month we interview an events professional who is breaking the mold. This month we spoke with Maddie Vesey—the events lead at InsightSquared—about scaling a company conference, launching an event roadshow, account-based marketing and Boston.

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The top 7 Ways to Double Registrations to Your Event

GEVME

There will be more subscribers, the number of registrations will possibly even double, and you will receive a flurry of potential attendees to your event if you use up-to-date event technology solutions and take advantage of the ways to increase event registrations they provide.

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Eventopedia: Easy Venue Search for Busy Planners [Review]

EventMB

Eventopedia is a venue-finding platform that enables event professionals to find critical information through trusted connections, robust technology, peer insights, and expert industry advice. Here is our review. Eventopedia: What Is It?

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How to Start an Event Planning Business: The Vital Steps

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Thinking about starting your own event planning business? Here are the 6 steps you need to get started. The post How to Start an Event Planning Business: The Vital Steps appeared first on Eventbrite US Blog. Event Planning & Promotion Event Logistics Event Planning Event Staffing

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Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

World Mourns New Zealand Mosque Attacks

PCMA Convene

World leaders and people on social media were expressing outrage and sympathy Friday after mass shootings at two mosques full of worshippers in Christchurch, New Zealand, claimed the lives of at least 49 people. PCMA joins the rest of the world in grieving those who were slain in this senseless act.

5 US Cities to Go Green This Weekend

Smart Meetings

Cities across the United States are going green this weekend—not of the eco-friendly sort. They will be sporting all shades of green in celebration of the annual St. Patrick’s Day on Sunday.

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How to Prepare Wi-Fi for an Event

GEVME

When organizing large-scale events, you will often need to have an Internet connection. Using the services of wire operators is not suitable in this case. Wires are too time consuming to set up and remove after the event, are unprofitable, and are sometimes impossible to organize at all, such as when an event takes place outdoors. Addressing this issue is the logical use of event wi-fi solutions. Wi-Fi requirements.

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Cvent: An Intuitive Tool for Event Management and Site Design [Review]

EventMB

Cvent Registration and Event Management Software has undergone a complete redesign that has transformed it into a new event CMS and site builder. Here is our review. Cvent Event Management Platform and Site Builder – What Is It?

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The Beginner’s Guide to Promoting Niche Events

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To grow your niche fanbase and sell tickets, you need to attract new attendees for your chakra balance crystal healing class, brony bar crawl, or feminist paint party.

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Hawthorn helps to put premium programmes in the spotlight for BBC Studios Showcase 2019

Event Industry News

Hundreds of television buyers from across the globe headed to ACC Liverpool for BBC Studios Showcase 2019, the world’s largest international television market hosted by a single distributor.

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5 Event Design Trends From Award Season's Coolest Parties

BizBash

Get inspired by the color schemes, floral decor, and other design trends that have emerged from the Academy Awards, Golden Globes, and Emmy Awards

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The Story Behind the Redesigned World Education Congress – #EventIcons Episode 155

Endless Events

Today we are diving into MPI’s World Education Congress. The World Education Congress (WEC) is a gathering where both MPI members and non-members alike come to gain education, network and more. The event has grown to about 2500 attendees and each year MPI is working to raise the bar.

OnSite is now available on Android!

Evenium

Get your Android smartphones and tablets ready! Evenium’s digital check-in app, Evenium OnSite, is now available on Google Play to help you easily manage guests check-in while tracking attendance in real time.

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Event Life Cycle: Before, During & After an Event

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The major stages of event planning have stayed pretty much the same over the past decade — but the technology and planning itself? Not so much. Now, there are all sorts of new tools available that make the process faster, more collaborative, and easier to manage.

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Center Parcs’ Conquer the Forest team building competition returns for 2019

Event Industry News

Center Parcs Conferences & Events has launched this year’s Conquer the Forest team building competition across four of its UK villages, following the success of the inaugural event in 2018.

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Streamlining Registration At Large Events With Face Recognition [Case Study]

EventMB

This is a case study from Zenus. Look for more information about Event Manager Blog’s case studies. Keller Williams (KW) Family Reunion is one of the real estate industry’s most powerful training events. The inaugural event took place in 2005 in Las Vegas and attracted an audience of 7,400 people.

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11 Reasons You Need an Initial Consult for Event AV – Whiteboard Wednesday

Endless Events

Taking the time for have an initial consult for event AV can save you many headaches later in planning. Did you know having an initial consult for event AV can save you time, money and more?

In Seattle, the power of women runs deep.

PCMA Convene

In 1926 Bertha Knight Landes became the first female mayor of a major American city, serving as the mayor of Seattle. Ever since, the city has continuously embraced the contributions of women, empowering them to shape the city’s culture along the way.

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How a New Grad Created an Events Empire Using Hot Tubs and Movies

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The best events don’t always start with a business plan. Often, they start with a spark. Someone has a passion they want to share, and a great idea about how to share it. They’re moved to bring people together around a vision, so they make it happen — even with no event planning experience.

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Building a Community, Not Just an Audience

Expo Pass

(3 Minute Read). Building a Community, Not Just an Audience. Engagement is the bedrock of human connection and in order to build a community, organizations need to engage with audiences beyond a yearly event.

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Top 5 Mistakes to Avoid When Booking Meetings on the Hill

Smart Meetings

Washington has had the reputation as a good ole boys club for decades. If you weren’t in the inner circle, getting things done on Capitol Hill was an uphill battle, pun intended. However, times are changing.

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Event Cybersecurity Risks Every Event Prof Should Know

Endless Events

Is your event safe from major event cybersecurity risks? Are you doing everything you can to secure your online data from attacks? As event profs, we hold so much data within our registrations, software, and events.

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Hundreds of Millions of Dollars Pouring Into Las Vegas Meeting-Space Projects

PCMA Convene

VEGAS INC. The Las Vegas Convention Center’s massive $935 million expansion has been well documented, but it’s not the only event-space renovation project happening around town. ( Las Vegas Sun ). Read More. News Junkie Places & Spaces

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2 Simple Steps to Boost Attendance at Your Nonprofit Events

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You love the cause of your nonprofit event, and you know others do, too. So why aren’t they registering for your event?

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How 3 salespeople Closed $83,000 of business at industry events? Tips to close deals at conferences like a pro.

Eventory

Many times events proved that the benefits companies get from participation are exceeding costs. Major industry events are all about entertainment, motivation, and connection, right? Well, sure. But they’re also great opportunities for salespeople to build relationships and generate revenue. With Dan Tyre, our friend from Hubspot, we’re taking a closer look at the matter and have some special tips for you. Dive in! Modern business faces much more challenges that it used to do before.

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The 9 Essentials of a Great Volunteer Orientation Meeting (Part 1)

InitLive

Whether you hold your orientation face-to-face or remotely, this meeting is one of the essential parts of your event planning. After all, volunteers keep down in-house costs for an event, and they are very much part of the glue that holds a successful event together.

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The Future of 5G at Events – Event Tech Podcast

Endless Events

5G is the next mobile leap in technology. It will reshape how we use our mobile devices and 5G at events is going to be a huge deal. Do you remember when we all had flip phones with green and black screens? If you downloaded anything (and there wasn’t much to download!) it would take forever.

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How to Apply HBO’s Bloody SXSW Activation to Events

PCMA Convene

As tens of thousands of tech enthusiasts, music fans, and TV and film buffs geared up for SXSW 2019, brands vied for their attention with invitations to parties, events, and showcases.

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How to Spot Ticket Fraud on Social Media — and What To Do About It

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Social media is an essential tool for anyone involved in the live music business: It’s the primary way fans connect with your shows and that you connect with your fans.

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