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5 Cool New Tech Tools for Meetings and Events


Here’s a roundup of five of the newest and updated technology products for events and experiential marketing

Facial recognition comes to event check-in


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

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28 Wedding Planners You Should Be Following on Instagram


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

Why 2017 is a tipping point for Twitter

Conferences that Work

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

The Definitive Guide to Social Media Event Marketing

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Building an Event Budget: The Basics


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


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.

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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£200 million arena, and conference and exhibition centre boost for North East

Event Industry News

A new multi million pound, state of the art entertainment arena, and conference and exhibition centre is set for the North East as plans by Gateshead Council push forward.

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.

Report: What Planners Want Now in Meeting Rooms


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

How to Turn Your Small Business Event into a Big Success


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

Event Marketing: C-Suite Strategy Talks

PCMA Convene

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.

Are Events Ready For Live VR Streaming?

Event Manager

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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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.

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.

Trending event swag


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!

How to Make More Money on Your Music Festival Merch


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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3 Ways to Create an Afterlife for Your Conference

Event Manager

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.

Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

Dreamland for Loudsound at Demon Dayz

Event Industry News

When AEG Presents launched the Dream Dayz Festival, in a new venue, Dreamland, they entrusted Loudsound to manage the event on their behalf, June 10th, 2017.

14 Instagram-Worthy Ideas From Beauty Industry Events


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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Canada’s Nurses Meet, Speak Out in Calgary

PCMA Convene

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

How to Promote Your Event Before You’ve Planned It


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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How Many of These 1990s Tech Gadgets Do You Recognize

Event Manager

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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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.

'Essence's Candace Montgomery Shares Her Favorite Places


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

The New Generation of Photo Booths

Canadian Special Events

Our culture is currently obsessed with photos like never before. Instagram has taken over as our number one pastime, giving TV and even sports a run for their money. People spend hours upon hours a week posing, snapping and posting.

Everything You Need to Write an Effective Event Planning Business Plan

Capterra Event Management

You’ve gathered your resources, assessed the market, found your ideal business partners, and you’re well on your way to starting your own event planning business. But to make this business a reality, you need funding.

23 More Delicious Finger Foods And Canapés

Event Manager

You can never have too much food so we decided to share some more examples of delectable finger foods and canapes you can incorporate into your event menu. Canapes and finger foods can be a fun way of diversifying your food options and menu without committing on a larger scale.

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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.

15 Luxurious Pool Floats for Events


With summer in full swing, floats are a necessity at any pool party. But for planners in search of floats

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Maximising your Event Budget – Where to Scrimp & Where to Spend


Nicola Lloyd from Washington Frank examines where you should continue to spend your budget and where you can save on costs to maximise ROI. The post Maximising your Event Budget – Where to Scrimp & Where to Spend appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog. Conference Consumer Event Management Event Planning Featured July Operations / Logistics Owner Budgeting Event Budget

2 Ways to Personalize a Special Event

PCMA Convene

L’Auberge Saint-Gabriel. When the PCMA Convene business-development team began planning an intimate dinner for clients during the newly renamed Destinations International (formerly DMAI) 2017 Annual Convention on July 12, providing an authentic Montreal experience was top of mind. (I