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How to start online meetings on time

Conferences that Work

Is it possible to routinely start online meetings on time? But first…. Think about the last three meetings you attended. Raise your hand if all of them started on time. Anyone? Anyone? Why don’t scheduled meetings start on time?

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Introducing Our New and Improved Online Events Tools

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Online events aren’t just a temporary way to gather — our research shows they’re here to stay. In a survey, 71% of participants said they would continue to attend online events, even when COVID-19-related restrictions are lifted.

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What Event Planners Need to Know About Health & Safety Certifications


More and more venues are advertising their new health and safety certifications, but event planners may be surprised to learn that many operate on the honor system. Without verification or enforcement, what do these really have to offer?

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How Events Go Digital


Going digital with your next event might seem like a daunting task. The idea alone of having to plan your event online already looks like a longshot. For example, where do you start? How do you replace offline events? And what is online event planning software?

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Why Smoking Costs Employers More Than They Realize

Your employees are smoking, and at a cost of $7,000 per year for each employee who smokes, that adds up - fast! This free report will show you how an effective cessation program pays for itself.

Venues and crew make a show of ‘red alert’ for live music and theatre

Event Industry News

Music venues, theatres and their workforces are taking part in a day of action around the UK to highlight the crisis facing the live events scene. Out-of-work music industry crew were among those who took part in a march through Manchester on Tuesday.

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The Future of Events is Hybrid, and Eventbrite is Here for It

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Throughout the COVID-19 global pandemic, creators on Eventbrite’s platform have demonstrated great ingenuity as they adapt their events and develop online or hybrid experiences people can enjoy while social distancing, turning Eventbrite into one of the go-to platforms for online events within the span of just a few weeks.

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5 Emerging Event Trends to Keep on Your Radar


Our The Future of the Event Industry virtual event attracted ~10,000 registrants with deep dives into every facet of events, including health and safety, diversity and inclusion, virtual event technology, and event engagement. Check out these five can’t-miss moments.

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Margaret and Adam’s Classic Wedding at York Mills Gallery


Margaret and Adam’s modern wedding at the gorgeous York Mills Gallery is a beautiful picture of elegance with a little dash of glam. Tons of sparkle mixed with lush florals will certainly give you all the feels and P-inspiration!

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Red Alert campaign: London venues lit up red in support of #WeMakeEvents

Event Industry News

More than 300 venues across the country turned their lights red to highlight the crisis facing the live events industry.

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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.

5 Ways to Make Your Online Events Memorable


The shift from in-person road shows and trade shows to online programming has presented several challenges for event management professionals: Finding the right technology to support digital event management. Translating the physical experience to an online environment.

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How to Choose the Right Video Hosting Platform for Your Online Events

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In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, many creators are turning to virtual events to reach their audience. But as creators begin to plan and set up their virtual events, a common question arises: Which video hosting platform should I use?

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The Future of the Event Industry [Free Report]


The industry is at a turning point. The sense of solidarity and unity that begat inspiring stories of our community rallying to support the fight against the coronavirus has given way to a sense of uncertainty and distress. We need a plan, and The Future of the Event Industry is the first step.


More Than Child’s Play: The Toy Association Launches Three Virtual Market Weeks

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On May 7, The Toy Association announced Toy Fair Everywhere, a series of three digital market weeks to start in July, in a video message from Steve Pasierb, president and CEO of the association.

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Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

Sam Fender starts Gosforth Park socially-distanced gigs

Event Industry News

The first in a series of socially-distanced gigs will take place in a Newcastle park this evening. Concert-goers at Gosforth Park will get their own viewing platforms and be able to order food and drinks to reduce the risk of the spread of coronavirus.

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Five Ways to Line Up Your Bridesmaids (Without Hurting Anyone’s Feelings)


As you get closer to the wedding, you will start to figure out the logistics of the ceremony, including how to line up your bridesmaids. Aside from your Maid of Honour who stands beside you, it can be tricky figuring out a way to arrange them that makes sense.

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Eventbrite Appoints Vivek Sagi as Chief Technology Officer

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Seasoned technology leader to drive continuous innovation of world class self-service platform SAN FRANCISCO — August 6, 2020 — Eventbrite (NYSE: EB), a global self-service ticketing and experience technology platform, today announced the appointment of Vivek Sagi as Chief Technology Officer, effective August 11, 2020.

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Eventbrite CEO Outlines Her Plan for Recovery


Eventbrite has been one of the most successful event tech brands for years, but has recently experienced deep losses due to the pandemic. We spoke to CEO Julia Hartz about Eventbrite’s experience and what is on the horizon for the tech giant.

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[Free Guide]: How to Run Virtual Events with Confidence

Virtual events open up a whole new world of possibilities for engaging your attendees. This best practices guide will help you make the most of your online conferences, summits, keynote presentations, and more.

5 Hybrid Event Examples To Inspire Your Process

Endless Events

Lately, we’ve been diving deeper into the exciting world of hybrid events. Because by now, we’ve all realized that these will make up a significant chunk of our work as an industry.

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Bryan Adams to Headline ‘Return to Live’ Concert in Germany Next Month for 12,000 Fans

Event Industry News

Live Nation says it will host the first large-scale live music event in Germany since the pandemic began, with a concert on Sept. 4 headlined by Bryan Adams at a football stadium in Düsseldorf before 12,000 fans.

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Ayanna and Mark’s Joyous Wedding at Hazelton Manor


Ayanna and Mark’s big day was as sophisticated as can be! Their stunning wedding at the breathtaking Hazelton Manor is a beautiful blend of modern romance and old school glam.

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Tips for Virtual and Hybrid Event Sponsorships 


Transitioning from in-person events to virtual and hybrid events means making adjustments to create the best digital experience for your organization, your audience, and other stakeholders.

CMOs Pivot to Virtual Engagements to Drive Business in the COVID Economy

Speaker: Mike Damphousse, Managing Partner of Category Design Advisors and Founder of Green Leads

Business as we know it is never going to be the same. Working from home has become the norm, conferences and meetings are going online, marketing budgets are being shifted, reduced or put on hold – it's time to adapt. Join this insightful and informative webinar with Mike Damphousse, Managing Partner of Category Design Advisors and Founder of Green Leads, who will discuss how businesses can be resilient during these challenging times.

Events Struggle as Viad and Eventbrite See a 90 Percent Drop in Revenue


Hard-hit event companies are hunkering down, shoring their resources, and looking at new revenue streams to make it through the crisis. While some small, nimble companies are excelling, event giants are in survival mode.

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27 Swag and Giveaway Ideas for Virtual Events


True to our indelible human spirit, we look for ways to adapt and thrive when faced with adversity.

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114,000 job losses in the music business– if action isn’t taken

Event Industry News

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Straight from the Pros: 5 Event Planning Tips


There’s a lot to juggle with event planning and sometimes, you just need a refresher. So we have asked a few fellow event planners — what are some of your MUST-KNOW tips and hacks for planning events? Check them out: event planning event planner

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Game-Changers 911™: How to Change the Event Game in 2020

Speaker: John Storm, President, BrainStorm Network

In this webinar, we’ll use a sampling of case studies, tools, techniques, and strategic stories to help you identify game-changing opportunities within your company and the world of events, and then brainstorm ways to capitalize on these ideas. Get ready to change your game in 2020!

Engaging Two Audiences Can Be Tricky – Here’s What To Do

Endless Events

?? The Best of the Best: Two Audiences: The Ins & Outs Of Hybrid Audience Engagement. Industry News: IMEX America 2020 Cancelled: Let’s Talk About It. ? We created the ultimate Virtual Events Handbook !

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7 Wedding Bummers You Aren’t Allowed to Freak Out About


If you only remember one thing when planning your wedding, let it be this: not everything is going to go according to plan. It’s unfortunate, but true that there are a few things out of your control. Here are a few wedding bummers that you are not allowed to let ruin your day!

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The rise of touchless technology and its applications


In a world where social distancing is the new normal, touchless technologies begin to gain more and more interest. Before the global pandemic, […]. The post The rise of touchless technology and its applications appeared first on

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