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While studying electrical engineering and computer science at MIT, Mascote decided to pursue a career in dance, switching to MIT’s management science program in 2001. Ana Masacote is used to adapting on the fly.

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Top 40 Event Designers 2017: Shai Tertner


Having started his business in 2001 as the first catering company to also offer in-house model staffing, Tertner now has

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SpotMe selected as a 2017 Red Herring Top 100 Europe Winner

Event Industry News

Launched in 2001 as a proprietary mobile device enhancing networking at events, SpotMe pivoted in 2011 into a mobile […]. SpotMe, a global technology provider of mobile event platform solutions, has been selected as a Red Herring’s Top 100 Europe Winner. This annual award recognises the most promising private technology ventures from the European business region.

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Life lesson: Rescuing the child in the coal cellar

Conferences that Work

It wasn’t until 2001 when I met that lonely little child again. What’s your most important life lesson that you wish you learned ten years earlier? Julie Zhou , VP of Product Design at Facebook, asked this question on Twitter last month.

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Destination Planning Is Easier Than Ever Before Using Digital Planning Tools

All Seated

Villa di Maiano is the wedding venue Yaron and his wife chose for their destination wedding, in October 2001. Yaron’s wedding at Villa di Maiano, October 2001. An investment banker in 2001, Yaron and his fiancé wanted a destination wedding in Italy.

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Shocklogic announces new website and company logo

Event Industry News

The company was officially incorporated in the UK in 2001 with a small handful of team members, and quickly became a trailblazer in the field of event management software. Written by Angie Harms. Shocklogic is thrilled to announce the launch of our new website and brand identity.

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How Major Fall Conferences are Betting on the Return of In-person Attendance

Event Marketer

11, 2001, terrorist attacks. This fall, major user conferences, trade shows, music festivals and other gatherings are banking on attendees being ready to return to in-person events. For some, it’s a return to business as usual, with the events looking and feeling as they did in fall 2019.

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Spreading the Word at Convening Leaders 2022

Convene by PCMA

Since 2001, Spread the Word Nevada has dis­trib­uted more than 6 mil­lion gen­tly used and new books to more than 672,885 low-income youth in Nevada, and distributed nearly a half a million books to children in 2021 alone.

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Standon Calling: Hertfordshire festival confirmed to take place in July

Event Industry News

The festival had its origins in a garden party for about 40 people in 2001, and by 2008 it had grown to a festival for 2,500 people. The music festival Standon Calling has confirmed it will take place in July.

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Coping with stress, exercises and tips for stressed out meeting planners


Her Masters in theology was completed in 2001 in Washington D.C. Careercast lists the job of event planning in the top 5 of most stressful jobs in the country. Not a year goes by without the career being on this list. Kimberly Braun, a retreat and workshop facilitator, TEDx speaker and meditation faculty at the renowned Omega Institute, shares her top tips and exercises to prevent and manage stress, and tackle stress should it occur.

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Celebrate your next event

Gallus Events

And of course the reverse is the same: the shocking truth is that EVERY event I have organised since that large conference, exhibition and dinner back in 2001 would have been better had I actually celebrated its success. 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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Family-run event management agency proudly celebrates 20th anniversary

Event Industry News

Since 2001, the Buckinghamshire-based company has hosted successful corporate meetings and high-end events for a wide variety of clients including global pharmaceutical, healthcare and fitness brands, as well as for many private clients including a famous Hollywood actor.

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Union of International Associations releases 62nd International Meetings Statistics Report

Event Industry News

Covering international association meetings held around the world in 2019 and 2020, the Report provides comprehensive data for the-year-that-was and also a twenty year perspective on trends from 2001 through 2020.

2001 60

CTS EVENTIM expands Live Entertainment business in Italy by acquiring majority stake in Friends and Partners

Event Industry News

Salzano started the enterprise in 2001 as F&P Group and subsequently developed it into the leading […]. CTS EVENTIM, one of the leading international providers of Ticketing and Live Entertainment, is acquiring 60 percent of the shares in Friends and Partners, Ferdinando Salzano’s new primary company operating in the music and live entertainment sector in Italy.

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Go beyond the one-way webinar and in-person replication of the virtual event platform

Event Industry News

SpotMe is a G2 leader and has consistently been an innovator and pioneer in the event industry since being founded in 2001. To succeed in the digital experience economy, you need to be able to deliver seamless and transformational experiences to your audience.

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Missing Live Events? Here is a Look Back at Six That Went off in 2021

Decibel Management

This literary event, initially founded by Laura Bush in 2001, featured over 100 of the nation’s best authors, poets, and illustrators. Remember 2019? Back when there were large-scale events held.

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Event Industry News

Making A Personal Impact For the World’s Leading Brands Since 2001. WE ARE EVENTS. WE ARE GROOVEYARD. Our creativity and flexibility in delivering unique event management for our clients is well recognised and our philosophy is simple “everything we do is centred around our clients “.

2001 52

Coping with stress, exercises and tips for stressed out meeting planners


Her Masters in theology was completed in 2001 in Washington D.C. Careercast lists the job of event planning in the top 5 of most stressful jobs in the country. Not a year goes by without the career being on this list. Kimberly Braun, a retreat and workshop facilitator, TEDx speaker and meditation faculty at the renowned Omega Institute, shares her top tips and exercises to prevent and manage stress, and tackle stress should it occur.

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Top 10 Party Planners to Follow


She founded Lisa Vorce CO (LVCO) in 2001 with a depth of experience and a unique perspective on creating one-of-a-kind events that feel deeply personal and imaginative. Life’s special moments are meant to be celebrated.

2020 80

An Attendee-centric Experience for Virtual and Hybrid Events: Communique Conferencing

Event Industry News

Communique Conferencing has been the leading virtual conference platform and hybrid event platform provider since 2001 serving mid-to-large size corporations and non-profit organizations globally.

2001 52

7 Smart Moves at Four Seasons, Visit Music City and More

Smart Meetings

He’ll continue overseeing sister property Courtyard by Marriott Stamford Downtown, as he’s been doing since 2001. Sandra Olivia Four Seasons Hotel at The Surf Club in Surfside, Florida, announces Oliva as director of marketing. She’s been with the company since 2011, most recently as director of sales and marketing at Grand-Hotel du Cap-Ferrat, A Four Seasons Hotel on the French Riviera. Koji Akaboshi Akaboshi joins Four Seasons Hotel at The Surf Club in Surfside, Florida as hotel manager.

2001 55

Green Tourism helps businesses meet demand for environmentally friendly venues with launch of Green Meetings Standard

Event Industry News

The new initiative builds on Green Tourism’s existing meetings and event venues criteria, which was developed in 2001.

Eventsforce Expands US Operations After Simpleview Acquisition


Established in 2001, Simpleview has been providing CRM, CMS, website design, digital marketing, revenue generation and mobile technologies to more than 900 travel, tourism and convention marketing customers around the world.

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How to select the right speaker


In 2001 he was named "Speaker of the Year" by Meetings Professions International (MPI), San Diego. Selecting the right speakers can make or break your meeting. The good ones see themselves as part of the larger event team and will share their wealth of experience to insure your overall success. The bad ones see themselves as the star-of-the-show, with little consideration for the needs of other (often non-professional) speakers on the program.

Dragon Con’s Pat Henry on Building a Convention Community

Connect Your Meetings

In 2001, I brought in Jefferson Starship [to perform]. Our projections blew up and we grew [to 13,000 attendees] in 2001. It’s a hot, rainy summer day and a young Pat Henry sits at a table reading a soggy comic book. It is the first time the future Dragon Con president lays his eyes on a Marvel comic—an early issue of “Journey Into Mystery,” detailing the adventures of the mighty Thor. . “It was rained on and wet, but I thought, ‘Wow!

2017 63

Are Exhibitors Abandoning Trade Show Lead Retrieval?

Maritz Global Events

Rachel Stephan, an entrepreneur at heart and a creative at mind, jump-started her business in 2001. Post authored by Rachel Stephan, Event Marketing Strategist, sensov/ event marketing.

Virtual Video & Photo Booths for engagement, feedback, testimonials and promotion

Event Industry News

VideoBooth Systems have been at the forefront of video booth technology since 2001, creating their first video booth for the BBC. Developed in response to live events transitioning online, Video and Photo capture experts VideoBooth Systems launched their unique virtual booth solutions in 2020.

2001 52

Deconstructing COVID-19 Compliance & Event Safety With Alan Kleinfeld

Endless Events

” ” I did meeting planning full time until September 11th, 2001,” he adds. Planning a safe event is by no means something that is new in the world of event planners, but it has definitely gained new meaning in the last 18 months.

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Three business events industry veterans elected to Exhibitions and Conferences Alliance leadership positions

Event Industry News

Tanel has served the business events industry at AEM for over 20 years, launching World of Asphalt in 2001 and growing CONEXPO-CON/AGG overall trade show revenue 80% over 12 years.

2001 52

Will Airline Pilot Shortage Cripple Second-Tier Markets?

Smart Meetings

11, 2001, and during the 2008 financial crisis, the aviation industry suffered and airlines merged. Everyone loves to complain about air travel today. Cramped cabins. Added fees for everything. But what if there was no pilot to fly the plane? That’s the scenario the U.S. airline industry is facing—and, according to news reports, it will only worsen in the coming years.

Clareville and Miguel Neves of Social Media Chefs form partnership

Event Industry News

Its clients include the IMEX Group since 2001, (prior to the first IMEX in Frankfurt); the German Convention Bureau: Hamburg CVB: Thailand Conference & Exhibition Bureau; Rwanda Convention Bureau; HBAA; Maritim Hotels and Wyboston Lakes Resort. Two of the leading names in the meetings and incentive travel media worldwide have formed a partnership.

Restaurants That Are Now Open For Dine-In In Georgia


Nestled into the alluring landscape of Atlanta's historic Inman Park, Wisteria has been serving up modern Southern cuisine and charm since 2001.

2020 61

8 benefits of implementing contactless ordering in your ticket-purchase process

Event Industry News

In 2001, she founded Softjourn, a global technology services provider, to develop solutions for the Media & Entertainment industries. Contactless ordering is a powerful feature that brings a lot to the table for vendors and customers alike.

ASAO Shows Event Industry Support for UK Agriculture Industry

Event Industry News

The association has seen its members face the toughest period of business since the foot and mouth outbreak of 2001 but is also witnessing event organisations provide vital support to the agricultural community at a crucial time.

2001 56

Event Companies During Pandemic: Checking In With Kate Patay

All Seated

2001 and 2008 were warm-ups for 2020. As we continue to speak with event professionals in an effort to stay in touch and connected throughout the pandemic, we reached out to Kate Patay to check in and see how her business has been since she last joined us for a webinar in early June.

2020 61

The TED Method

PCMA Convene

In TED Talks: The Official TED Guide to Public Speaking , Chris Anderson shares what he’s learned about connecting with audiences since taking over TED in 2001 — including how to get started: Chris Anderson book – TED Talks: The Official TED Guide to Public Speaking. Want your speaker sessions to resemble TED Talks? Go straight to the source.

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Bridging the Future

PCMA Convene

2001: A Space Odyssey author Arthur C. The second span of a brand-new, $4-billion bridge just opened over the Hudson River, a short drive from my home in northern New Jersey. Known as the Mario M. Cuomo Bridge, it’s the largest project of its kind in the United States, and replaces the rickety, 61-year-old Tappan Zee Bridge. It’s much wider and — with cables strung gracefully from eight soaring white columns — far more aesthetically pleasing.

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Lake Tahoe Accommodates Dining Supply and Demand


An hour away at Lake Tahoe , Paul Voss, director of catering and convention services for Caesars Entertainment Corporation, which owns Harrah’s Lake Tahoe Hotel and Casino and purchased Harveys Resort and Casino in 2001 to operate the two adjoining South Shore properties as one entity, credits the types of dining options now available at the lake to changes in both supply and demand. Photo of Hard Rock Cafe, Lake Tahoe.

2001 40

Presentation Genius or Lucky Break?

Canadian Special Events

Ok, so… vegetables & dip is nothing new and has been done since the dawn of time, but in 2001 when wheat grass was making its way to juice bars and becoming trendy, (and incidentally was about the time of this request) we took a simple order and made it new again by using wheatgrass, a crate, carved carrot crocuses and radish roses. Nicole has been with the Emelle’s Catering since 2001.

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7 AI Conferences That Should Be On Your Radar

Tito Blog | An Event Blog for Organisers

From HAL in 2001: A Space Odessey, to anything Isaac Asimov ever wrote, to the Matrix, if pop culture is anything to go by, AI has already doomed us all. Before we get into the AI conferences, it’s worth having a think about what AI means to us. Artificial intelligence has spent a long time as something that’s elicited fear in people.

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