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How to Organise Event Check-in Process

GEVME

There are several ways to check tickets for an event (offline & online) that we can recommend. For different events, depending on the format and number of participants, the event check-in process may come in different forms.

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How to Build “The Dream Event Planning Team”

Endless Events

The phrase “two heads are better than one” first appeared in the year 1546 and has stuck around for more than 500 years. In more modern terms, we might say that “teamwork makes the dream work” or any other number of cheesy team-building catchphrases.

When association leadership loses its way

Conferences that Work

Is it OK for a U.S. 501(c)(3) non-profit association to make large profits, pay its four top executives well over $1M per year, and yet do little for its members?

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Award Show Ideas and Tips to Steal in 2019

EventMB

Everyone loves a great award show. But what makes an awards ceremony really stand out? Best practices, as well as tips from the pros are all here for you to create a memorable and glittering occasion.

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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.

2019 Tech Conferences: The #1 Tech Events Guide

Bizzabo

The most authoritative 2019 tech conferences directory on the web. Period. Searching for top technology events to attend in 2019? Or looking to wrap up 2018 with an exceptional conference? Scouring the internet for event information could be an overwhelming task.

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When association leadership loses its way

Conferences that Work

Is it OK for a U.S. 501(c)(3) non-profit association to make large profits, pay its four top executives well over $1M per year, and yet do little for its members?

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GEVME Event Innovation at AMEM–SIEW 2018

GEVME

As a trusted, innovative event technology vendor, GEVME was recently honored with the opportunity to power an international platform for energy technologies. Our team took responsibility for the entire cycle—from online registration to the onsite processes at AMEM–SIEW 2018.

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21 Factors For Evaluating Event Management Software

Eventmobi

According to 2018 research , there are now over 245 event technologies for event planners— a 70%+ jump since 2014. And w hile all of this choice is good, it also (unfortunately) makes it harder for event planners to wade through all the options and select the right event management software needed for their business.

Eventbase wins two ‘Best Event App’ titles in 2018

Eventbase

Event technology awards season is upon us and we are thrilled to be crowned winners of ‘Best Event App’ at the Event Technology Live awards in London, UK (pictured above) and silver winners at the Experience & Design Awards at EVENTtech in Las Vegas, USA.

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Lineup Ninja wins top event tech start-up competition

Event Industry News

Lineup Ninja has won the Launchpad competition at Event Tech Live 2018, the annual showcase of the best and brightest new technology for the events industry, which took place last week at the Old Truman Brewery, London. The competition, which is part of the Launchpad offering at Event Tech Live, was created as a platform for the next-generation of event tech companies, offering start-ups the opportunity to get in front of industry buyers and investors.

Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

Why Networking is Dead & Braindates are The Future – #EventIcons Episode 138

Endless Events

If you have not heard the term braindate yet, we need to talk! We believe braindates are the future of networking and you are going to want to incorporate them into your next event.

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Networking Opportunities for Attendees

GEVME

When planning a networking event format and events for the year, you likely know what results you want to achieve: gaining credibility in the market segment, expanding the audience of the brand, impressing key customers of the company, etc.

2018 156

Woo Your Event Attendees On-Site: 5 Tips

ePly

Looking to go the extra mile to appeal to your event attendees on-site? It can be tricky to know exactly what’s going to resonate with ALL of your attendees across the board, especially with all of the varying reasons and expectations of attending any event.

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The Events Expert Interview Series #27: Samuel J. Smith

G2 Planet

We have been interviewing expert event professionals in our industry, and sharing their insights, advice, and unique experiences. With a dynamic and diverse professional experience, Samuel J.

2018 78

7 Things Attendees Complain About Most

Cvent

If you’ve ever been an attendee or hosted attendees, then you understand you can never fully satisfy everyone. There’s always something that could’ve been better, but you can do your best to avoid these common complaints.

What Mic Should My Presenter Use – Whiteboard Wednesday

Endless Events

The types of microphones you use for your event might not be something you ever think about. You might be thinking, does it really matter which types of microphones I use? Will it really impact my event? The short answer to those questions is yes!

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10 Corporate Event Marketing Ideas

Bizzabo

Get inspired by these 10 corporate event marketing ideas that go beyond the typical trade show booth. Featuring cross-country caravans, zen spaces, branded escape rooms and more. It’s no secret that live events are valuable marketing channels.

Arenas and Stadiums for Winning Meetings & Events

Unique Venues

Stadiums and arenas can be for more than just game day matchups. In fact, for meeting planners that want to create memorable conferences, events, and tradeshows, it’s game on to utilize these championship venues in a new way.

Design effectiveness = Data effectiveness.

Event Industry News

My agency proudly won its very first design effectiveness award back in 1997, courtesy of the Design Business Association (DBA). In the intervening years, there’s been huge change across the creative landscape: the rise of digital, the fall of publishing and the introduction of ‘experiential’ as a marketing discipline. Back in the 90s, the evidence/data to support claims of effectiveness was largely qualitative and anecdotal: surveys, quotes from attendees and client/staff feedback.

MPI Report: Meetings Becoming Shorter, More Frequent

Smart Meetings

The meetings industry is changing, and this is good news. The Fall 2018 Meetings Outlook by Meeting Professionals International (MPI) confirms that the industry is alive, well and thriving.

10 Social Media Management Tools for Events

Hubilo Blog

Nowadays, events are much more than mere gatherings. Instead, they are a place where you can promote your brand to spread your business ideas. In many situations, you can meet like-minded people and form valuable relationships.

Event Tech Better - Issue #4: Tips, Tricks and New Tech

Aventri

At Aventri, it’s important to us that everyone, from our customers and beyond, learns not only about our new updates and features, but how to fully utilize them in their event planning.

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How to Edit Your Registration Process to Dramatically Increase Volunteer Signups

InitLive

Great news! Potential volunteers are visiting your site. But, how can you make sure they actually sign up? You need to create a volunteer signup page that encourages registration, rather than a, "Nah, I'll do this later." This is how: 1) Include All the Necessary Information.

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EFS Europe supplies WWI Centenary Event this Remembrance Day

Event Industry News

EFS Europe marked its 5th year in a row supplying this year’s Leicester City Victoria Park Remembrance Event with Temp-A-Path. This year marked the 100th Anniversary of the Great War on this very special Armistice Day.

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The Power of Proximity: Using Beacons at Your Event

Cvent

2013 marked the year that event planners gained access to a new instrument in their technology stack. That was the year Apple first introduced iBeacon technology into mobile devices, making location technology easily (and pervasively) accessible.

How to Design an Attractive and Meaningful Event Program

Eventtia

Event Planning

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2019 Design Events: 7 Recommended Options to Suit Every Skill Set

Tito Blog | An Event Blog for Organisers

The promise of design events, if you go looking for it, is often thought about in the same way. If you attend, you'll get to be "inspired", to "network", to find out about "hot trends", and (sometimes) get free stuff. On paper, that's charming.

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User-Document- The Ultimate Event App Feature to Personalize Your App

Hubilo Blog

Event apps have a range of purposes from attendee management to attendee engagement. The ROI that an event app provides when done right, is worth the investment.

Two day Event Tech Live smashes the numbers

Event Industry News

Event Tech Live 2018 (ETL) had the courage of its convictions, ramping up to two days and introducing more new elements, a 1-2-1 Meeting Zone and the New Experience Zone among them. And numbers were up an astonishing 35 per cent on last year as a result.

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Managing a Large Team across Multiple Locations

All Seated

The day-to-day management of any business is complex, especially when you have a large team working at multiple locations. Top quality staff and an organized approach make all the difference in the world when handling the required logistics.

The very first step of the event planning process: understanding the target audience

Eventory

Defining your audience for the event is crucial for many reasons. From picking right promotion channels to picking the right venue and keynotes. How to define your target audience to kickstart the event planning process? Is there a way to understand them? How to target your audience?

How to Become a Holiday Party Planning Pro

Aventri

For most event planners, November marks the beginning of the highly anticipated, high-stress holiday season, as the holiday season usually comes with many holiday parties.

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Maximizing Attendee Engagement — Learnings from MIA Conference 2018

Hubilo Blog

For this huge business community to stay in touch event conferences must happen once every year or annually to discuss the demands of the market, how successful the year went and what problems are faced on a regular basis.

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TalkingTree Creative

Event Industry News

TalkingTree Creative is an award-winning creative events and experiential marketing company headquartered near Washington, DC. While we are based in the U.S., we serve an international client base, meeting our client’s creative needs at venues around the world.

How To Best Outsource Social Media

All Seated

Marketing is hard. Marketing takes time. Throw in new and ever-changing social media platforms and it’s very tempting to hand your advertising entirely over to someone else.