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Facial recognition comes to event check-in

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On this episode of Event TALK, we are speaking with Panos Moutafis, President of facial recognition company Zenus.

28 Wedding Planners You Should Be Following on Instagram

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In the past, we’ve shared our (highly subjective) lists of event designers and other event professionals that you should be

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The Dark Side of the Events Industry

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The events industry – an exciting, vibrant community that we adore working in (most of the time at least!). But there is also a dark side too. Here are 19 unsavoury elements of the world of events and what we can do to make it better. Researching this post has been a true eye opener. […].

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Why 2017 is a tipping point for Twitter

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Something is happening to Twitter, but you don’t know what it is. Do you, Mr. Jones? I started tweeting8 years ago.

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9 Simple Steps to Master Social Media for Events

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How to Turn Your Small Business Event into a Big Success

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Business events are an inseparable part of success, especially for start-ups and small businesses.

100 Destinations and Counting: Marriott’s CRN Continues to Grow

Smart Meetings

Cresent Terrace photo from Marriott’s press release. Marriott International Convention & Resort Network (CRN) recently reached a milestone of 100 properties in the U.S., Canada, Mexico and the Caribbean.

Event Marketing: C-Suite Strategy Talks

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The desire to belong and make connections is human nature. The tricky part, according to Don Neal, founder and CEO of 360 Live Media, is to pull meeting attendees off their devices and remind them that face-to-face interactions are irreplaceable.

Report: What Planners Want Now in Meeting Rooms

BizBash

Though technology and real-life experiences often clash, in the case of meeting planners the two event elements are equally important

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.

Try This Productivity Craze to Improve Your Event

Event Manager

Bullet journaling is the buzz trend of the moment, but what it is all about? Explore the applications and benefits for event professionals and how it can be adapted to improve all areas of your eventprof lifestyle.

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Building an Event Budget: The Basics

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Putting together a successful event for your company tends to be a rather large undertaking, especially if the event you are organizing is a large one. One of the most important steps in the process - and the one that should be the very first step - is to build an event budget.

Ramp Up Event Video Production With An Effective Video Content Strategy and Repurposing Videos

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If you haven’t made event video production a cornerstone of your strategy yet, it’s high time you should. Video is taking over the world and to rise above the rest, you need to have a video content strategy in place.

Murs shows axed as organiser goes bust

Event Industry News

Concerts by Olly Murs and the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra (BSO) have been cancelled after Stephen C Associates Limited, which organised the events, ceased trading. A statement from the company said it was not in a position to offer refunds.

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Gartner Magic Quadrant for Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)

The need for early detection of targeted attacks and data breaches is driving the expansion of new and existing SIEM deployments.

14 Instagram-Worthy Ideas From Beauty Industry Events

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From vintage car photo setups to bubble-wrapped rooms, these creative, interactive stunts from beauty brands grabbed the attention of guests

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3 Ways to Create an Afterlife for Your Conference

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This is a sponsored post written by Tracy Grzybowski, Director of Marketing at Omnipress. More information about Event Manager Blog’s sponsored posts. Are you making the most of your conference content? Research shows that most event planners are missing a trick.

Everything Planners Need to Know About Mental Health Days

Smart Meetings

Too many people are falling into unhealthy cycles. We wake up, go to work, idly stare at screens and then idly stare at different screens when we get home—all without much thought. In a highly competitive world, too often we’re encouraged to keep our eye on the prize, no matter what. The U.S.

Trending event swag

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Be on the cutting edge and make a splash at your next trade show or conference with these trending promotional products. DRINKWARE GAINS VALUE. The hottest items of the past year believe it or not, have been water bottles. But, not the inexpensive ones!

Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

Dramatic finish to Star’s busiest summer in Manchester

Event Industry News

Image: Boris Charmatz 10,000 Gestures. Credit: Tristram Kenton Star Events supplied the cavernous Mayfield Depot with seats in two custom-built arenas for the Manchester International Festival (MIF), which wrapped on Saturday.

'Essence's Candace Montgomery Shares Her Favorite Places

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Candace Montgomery is the New York-based senior director of event marketing for Essence Communications/Time Inc. With more than 15 years

How Many of These 1990s Tech Gadgets Do You Recognize

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The post How Many of These 1990s Tech Gadgets Do You Recognize by EventMB Team appeared first on [link]. Event Technology #eventtech event technology technology vintage tech

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Canada’s Nurses Meet, Speak Out in Calgary

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Forward March This past June, the Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions (CFNU) rallied at Calgary TELUS Convention Centre (CTCC) for their 2017 Biennial Convention.

5 Unique Team-Building Activities for the Summer

Smart Meetings

Summer is for getting outdoors , and that goes double for team-building outings. But why stop at the door? Instead of settling for picnics, trust falls and other corporate clichés, try kicking it up a notch. After all, it can be difficult to excite a modern (not to mention millennial ) group.

Can outsourcing your telemarketing for events really benefit your company?

Event Industry News

For any businesses, whether it be small, large or a charitable organisation, the use of a telephone can be a vital tool to generate leads especially for corporate events nationally and internationally.

Go Fish: 9 Tasty and Sustainable Seafood Catering Ideas

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More and more caterers are focusing on sourcing and using seafood that's fished or farmed in environmentally conscious ways, while

9 Essential Elements of Onsite Engagement

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This is a sponsored post written by Lauren Williams, Marketing Content Producer, etouches. More information about Event Manager Blog’s sponsored posts.

How to Make More Money on Your Music Festival Merch

Eventbrite

Merchandise is a great way to increase revenue for your festival. In order to maximise this, should you stock more artist merch or festival branded merch? The post How to Make More Money on Your Music Festival Merch appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog. At the Event Event Planning Featured July Music Owner Promoter Sales event merchandise music festival

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Leave the Gimmicks at the Door: How to Use Content Marketing for Event Promotion

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When it comes time to market your event, it can be tempting to turn to stunts to get people in the door. High dollar giveaways and similar tactics can seem like a good idea at the moment, giving you a chance to gain popularity on social media. But the attention you gain from these gimmicks […]. Business business Communication content marketing Event Marketing Marketing Social Media

Behind the scenes at RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2017

Event Industry News

Chelsea Flower Show is steeped in tradition but technology is flourishing too, Nick Mattingly, director of shows at the Royal Horticultural Society, tells Event Industry News.

Yes, You Need to Understand the E.U.’s New Data Regulation—Even If You Only Host Events in the U.S.

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If you haven’t already heard about the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation, commonly referred to as G.D.P.R., chances are

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Are Events Ready For Live VR Streaming?

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Oculus Rift users can now broadcast their VR experience straight to Facebook Live. Could live VR streaming be the catalyst for mass VR adoption? VR (virtual reality) is here. That, in itself, is not news anymore. Nor is it news that VR is starting to make its mark in the world of events.

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How to Promote Your Event Before You’ve Planned It

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You've got an event going on sale without a line-up of activity confirmed - what can you possibly promote? Quite a lot actually. Let us help you out. The post How to Promote Your Event Before You’ve Planned It appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog. Conference Consumer Event Marketing Event Promotion Family Featured July Marketing Ticket Sales Event promotion

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