Do We Really Need to Stay 6 Feet Apart at Events?

EventMB

Although ‘social distancing’ is a term that dates back to 2003, it didn’t enter […].

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The Event Planner’s Guide to Frankfurt – IMEX Addition

Aventri

Home to IMEX since 2003, Frankfurt is an ideal city to host any meeting or event. Not only is Frankfurt Europe’s leading business centers for trading and research, but the city also offers visitors diverse traditions, shopping, site-seeing, and so much more. No wonder IMEX chooses Frankfurt year-after-year to host their exhibition

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Tech Tuesday: 21 Noteworthy Artificial Intelligence Statistics for 2019

Aventri

That’s more than 2,000,000,000,000,000,000 bytes of data being generated every single day, and every two days we are creating more data than the cumulation of humanity did from the beginning of time up until 2003! Did you know that 90 percent of the world’s data has been produced by humans across the world within the past two years?

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Pieminister: Award-winning pie makers ready to cater for any event

Event Industry News

Pieminister (created by brothers-in-law Tristan Hogg and Jon Simon) began in Bristol in 2003. After many months of pastry mixing, baking and of course tasting, Pieminister’s first pies were born. The post Pieminister: Award-winning pie makers ready to cater for any event appeared first on Event Industry News. Editor's Choice Exhibition News News

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SpotMe partners with Ai-Media, a global leader in technology-driven live captioning, transcription, and translation services

SpotMe Blog

About Ai-Media: Founded in Australia in 2003, technology company Ai-Media has become a global leader in the provision of high-quality live and recorded captioning, transcription, and translation services.

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Buzzgold

Event Industry News

Buzzgold Systems Ltd was founded by Martin and Sandra Gould in 2003, originally to provide equipment for pub quizzes. Helpful, friendly and efficient. Since then Buzzgold has expanded both its product range and its range of customers. Today we supply hardware and software to national and international companies for events throughout the world. Our customers […]. The post Buzzgold appeared first on Event Industry News. Directory Quiz Buzzers Scoreboards

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Smyle Group acquires gaming events company NJ Live

Event Industry News

NJ Live was founded by Nick Joyce in 2003 in Acton, West London, and has grown to become an expert in the fast-growing gaming and esports segment of the events industry.

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TeamTogs

Event Industry News

We are a family run business, Est. 2003. At TeamTogs we offer a refreshing approach to outfitting and merchandise. Set up by a live event professional we understand the importance of creativity, quality standards, ease of ordering, and deadlines.

2003 52

Levy invests in high-performance bars and events company Peppermint

Event Industry News

They founded the business in 2003 with an ambition to shake up the events market and bring fresh event concepts into this space. Levy UK + Ireland, the market leading sports and hospitality caterer, has taken a 50% stake in multi-award winning bars and event solutions business, Peppermint.

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Event Tech pioneer Adam Jones joins Venn Media

Event Industry News

A highly respected and multi-award-winning event professional, Jones has been at the forefront of digital innovation in the sector since 2003, providing cutting edge event technology through his company Showplans initially, and more recently as Director Digital Products at Freeman.

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What’s most important about an event, the gift or the wrapping?

Conferences that Work

While writing about seeing the gifts in people and events I remembered one of my favorite scenes in Love Actually (2003). With his wife shopping nearby, Harry ( Alan Rickman ) impulsively purchases an expensive necklace for his mistress — only to be tortured by the fear of discovery as Rufus ( Rowan Atkinson ) slowly wraps his gift. Watch the 2-minute video clip. ?

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CSM Live expands Europe business and opens Germany office

Event Industry News

The first was in 2003 for the German football side SSV Jahn Regensburg in PR and Marketing, before moving into several project and signage manager roles.

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Yellow Fish announce new ownership

Event Industry News

Launched in 2003, the Brighton-based creative agency quickly garnered a reputation for delivering innovative event and marketing solutions – grabbing the attention of big-name clients and achieving the accolade, in 2015, of one of the fastest growing female-owned small businesses.

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How IMEX Group is supporting young event profs

Event Industry News

Over 150 Forums have taken place since the launch in 2003 with nine scheduled for 2021. “Our work to support the next generation….

2021 88

fielddrive expands United States operations

Event Industry News

Dave has been active in the event management technology sector since 2003 and most recently led operations for Expo Logic and the newly created Event Technology division of Community Brands.

2003 54

Our Commitment to Investing in Chicago’s South and West Sides

Meeting Tomorrow

While we’re still building out our plans for investing the rest of this fund, we are committed to re-investing in the city that has given us so much since we began as a business in 2003. At the end of 2019, Meeting Tomorrow created a new South and West Side Investment Fund.

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Welcome aboard Oceandiva London – the UK’s first CO2-neutral venue on water

Prestige Events Magazine

Launching Autumn 2022, Smart Group in collaboration with Oceandiva, will launch the UK’s first CO2-neutral venue on the Thames which will revolutionise the events and hospitality sector.

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Welcome aboard Oceandiva London – the UK’s first CO2-neutral venue on water

Event Industry News

Launching Autumn 2022, Smart Group in collaboration with Oceandiva, will launch the UK’s first CO2-neutral venue on the Thames which will revolutionise the events and hospitality sector.

2022 57

Smyle’s xmas card – Snowball fight

Prestige Events Magazine

Smyle launched in 2003 as a production company and quickly evolved into an experience-focused creative agency, with a passion for innovation, developing additional in-house services to evolve its offering to clients.

2021 52

How to Write Force Majeure to Protect Your Meeting from the Next Pandemic

SmartMeetings

He has been drafting ever-more exacting legal language for just such an occasion since 2003, when the SARS epidemic sidetracked numerous events, and says a thorough clause takes at least a page to list all potential occurrences.

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Somebody Has To Care – The Next Generation

Click & Pledge

Since the first student class in 2003, VCOM has made huge strides to become a top medical school in the world. . . Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine ( VCOM ) is an osteopathic medical school whose mission is to prepare globally minded , community-focused physicians to meet the needs of rural and medically underserved populations and promote research to improve human health.

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Agency spotlight: Yellow Fish

Event Industry News

Agency: Yellow Fish Formed: 2003 Annual Events: 51-100 Staff: 11-50 Offices: 1 yfish.co.uk/.

2020 52

Clareville acquired by CI GROUP

Event Industry News

Among its current clients are IMEX Exhibitions (since 2003), German Convention Bureau, Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau, Hamburg Convention Bureau, Riskline, HBAA, Maritim Hotels and Wyboston Lakes Resort.

2020 52

What’s the Value of Volunteering?

PCMA Convene

Before joining NUL in 2003, Morial served two terms as mayor of New Orleans. If you wonder whether your corporate social responsibility efforts are worthwhile, Marc Morial, the National Urban League’s president and CEO, offers a resounding yes. He saw firsthand the impact of convention volunteers on the city, whether they were painting houses or reading to children. And the volunteers, he thinks, benefited as much as the city’s residents.

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The Problem With Carbon Offsets

PCMA Convene

The carbon-offset market is “plagued by widespread, fundamental flaws in how offsets are tallied,” Quartz reports. Nathan Hobbs/Unsplash).

2021 52

Meeting in the Top 10 Cities for Geeks in the U.S.

Smart Meetings

In 2003, Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority coined the phrase “What happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas” to reflect the one-of-a-kind experiences people have when visiting. Corporate meeting attendees often harbor inner geeks.

2022 56

Event Design is how it works

Conferences that Work

“ —Steve Jobs, The Guts of a New Machine , 2003 New York Times interview If only we applied Steve’s insight to event design. “Design is how it works” is the favorite thing Apple software engineer Ken Kocienda heard Steve Jobs say. Here’s Steve: “Most people make the mistake of thinking design is what it [a product] looks like. People think it’s this veneer—that the designers are headed this box and told, “Make it look good!”

Save The Waves Coalition Leverages Data to Make a Bigger Impact Fundraising

Click & Pledge

Since 2003, their passionate team has successfully united thousands of people around their cause and currently protects 243 surf ecosystems.

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The Valisade Group Parts Ways With COAA After 13 Years

Connect Your Meetings

We feel like it’s ‘mission accomplished,’” says DeGolyer, who began working with COAA in 2003. Like a proud parent, association management company The Valisade Group sent its sole client, Construction Owners Association of America , out on its own this year. It was a bittersweet moment for Lisa DeGolyer and Valerie Delaney, Valisade’s partners since 2009, who are moving on without their next client in place. “We

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Smart Moves in Bonita Springs, Cancun and More

Smart Meetings

Gold has been with the DMO company since 2003, when she joined as its special events manager and has since become a sales and events leader among those in her field. Lenne Goslin. Hyatt Regency Coconut Point Resort and Spa promoted Goslin to director of group sales.

Smart Moves in Bonita Springs, Cancun and More

Smart Meetings

Gold has been with the DMO company since 2003, when she joined as its special events manager and has since become a sales and events leader among those in her field. Lenne Goslin. Hyatt Regency Coconut Point Resort and Spa promoted Goslin to director of group sales.

The Role of Meetings in the Rise of the Selfie

PCMA Convene

The era of instant, inexpensive, and immediate self-portraits began in 2003, when Sony began installing front-facing cameras into flip phones. A photogenic stretch of cobblestoned street in the Dumbo neighborhood in Brooklyn, where Convene has space in the Made in NY Media Center, is a popular spot for selfies. Collectively, we take more than a million selfies a day, which is a lot, even taking into account outliers like a man in the U.K. who, the BBC reported , takes 200 selfies a day. .

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Meeting in the Top 10 Cities for Geeks in the U.S.

Smart Meetings

In 2003, Las Vegas coined the phrase “What happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas” to reflect the one-of-a-kind experiences people have when visiting. Corporate meeting attendees often harbor inner geeks.

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Europe Faces Record-Breaking Heatwave

SmartMeetings

Rahmstorf also points out that “the hottest summers since 1500 AD in Europe were: 2018, 2010, 2003, 2016, 2002.” Photo by Pedro Kümmel on Unsplash. As we officially welcome summer, things are really heating up—especially in Europe. Although there have been a series of heatwaves in Europe over the past few years, meteorologists expect one in the coming days that will shatter historic records.

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Escape the Ordinary at The Ranch Events Complex in Loveland Colorado

Unique Venues

Built in 2003 on 240 acres, The Ranch has earned a reputation as one of the premier event and entertainment complexes in the region hosting over 700 events per year from the small weekly meeting of 10 to the large campus wide event of 100,000.

2021 54

Event Budget Trends 2017: Cloudy with a Chance of Inconsistency?

Social Tables

With the goal to educate and inspire customers, the first Dreamforce event brought together just over 1,300 attendees in 2003. Meetings are happening more frequently than ever before. As a result, planners have less time to plan and execute. Corporate leaders everywhere are looking to events as viable marketing channels, or as engaging platforms for internal initiatives. Take for example, Salesforce.com’s annual conference, Dreamforce.

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Smart Moves in Monterey, Denver and More

Smart Meetings

She received the 2003 Marriott Mustang Award for as general manager of Annapolis Marriott Waterfront Hotel in the face of Hurricane Isabel flooding. Richard Hud. Monterey County Convention & Visitors Bureau has hired Hud as business development executive.

2021 52

WTF Happened At the Oscars?Diversity, Duty of Care, & the Slap Heard Round the World

Event Leadership Institute

Surely it was today’s version of Madonna open-mouth kissing Christina Aguilera and Brittney Spears at the 2003 MTV Video Music Awards.

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A Greener Festival announces world’s top green events for 2019

Event Industry News

Akos Dominus, sustainability manager of Sziget Festival, Hungary, commented:“Sziget has been involved with environmental issues since 2003,” (through AGF). “We

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Beyond Pride Month: 16 LGBTQ Events to Check Out in 2020 and 2021

Bizzabo

Why You Should Attend: The annual pride bash began in 2003 to showcase the diversity and inclusion in Essex. For Pride Month and the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall uprising, we’re coming together to celebrate the LGBTQ+ community.

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