Streamlining Registration At Large Events With Face Recognition [Case Study]

EventMB

The inaugural event took place in 2005 in Las Vegas and attracted an audience of 7,400 people. This is a case study from Zenus. Look for more information about Event Manager Blog’s case studies.

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Responsive Design for Conference and Association Websites

Planner WIre

2005 was a pretty rough year. We had Hurricanes Katrina and Rita, and eleven Asian countries were just starting to recover from the Tsunami. There were some bright spots… Continue. Event Planning

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Pure Events appoints Richard Waddington as Chairman

Event Industry News

Founded in 2005, Pure Events has continued to deliver events for a small number of core clients. Pure Events is excited to announce the appointment of Richard Waddington as Chairman.

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The job you’ll be doing in the future hasn’t been invented yet

Conferences that Work

2005: I realize that the conference process I invented and since improved is incredibly popular with participants. “The job you’ll be doing in the future hasn’t been invented yet. ” This is old news. The story of my professional life 1977: I earn a Ph.D.

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Losberger UK Ltd

Event Industry News

Installed in compliance with all relevant and up to date health & safety standards including CDM 2015 and the guidelines set out in BS EN 13782:2005. Outstanding Quality at Affordable Prices.

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The Meetings Industry Association appoints new vice chair

Event Industry News

The Meetings Industry Association (mia) has welcomed Nigel Collett, director of 1 Wimpole Street, to its board as vice chair. Nigel was officially voted into the position during the mia’s latest council meeting earlier this month.

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Hawthorn appoints new Technical Production Director

Event Industry News

With over 20 years’ experience in the industry, this isn’t the first time that Bingham has been a member of the Hawthorn team, having been employed as their Head of London Projects from 2005 to 2011. Creative technical event production company Hawthorn has announced the appointment of Alex Bingham who has joined the business as Technical Production Director.

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Visit The Kia Oval at The Meetings Show

Event Industry News

Many of our events take place in our purpose-built OCS Stand which was opened in 2005. The Kia Oval has become a hidden gem for organisers looking for the perfect spot for their conferences and events.

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The Meetings Show Preview: The Kia Oval

Event Industry News

Many of our events take place in our purpose-built OCS Stand which was opened in 2005. The Kia Oval has become a hidden gem for organisers looking for the perfect spot for their conferences and events.

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The ACC Liverpool Group appoints new corporate services director and deputy chief executive

Event Industry News

Bob Prattey, chief executive, said: “Gerald joined the organisation at its outset in 2005 and, as a senior member of the management team, developed the company and its facilities, helping to establish The ACC Liverpool Group as a leading, award-winning organisation. The ACC Liverpool Group has appointed Faye Dyer as corporate services director and deputy chief executive.

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Envisage Brand Experiences appoint new Managing Director

Event Industry News

He embarked on an MBA at Liverpool John Moores University before becoming Director of Operations in 2005, and later undertook a management buyout with co-directors Rob Edwards and Chris Cotterill. Alastair Wilkins has been appointed Managing Director of Envisage Brand Experiences. He carries twenty years’ experience of operations, commercial and financial management in the live event industry. Envisage offer a full turnkey design and build service to their blue-chip clients.

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From International Acts to Vendini, Behind the Scenes with Stéphane McGarry

Vendini

He also helped produce the Canada Day celebrations in the Old Port of Montreal from 2005 to 2007, which attracted more than 60,000 people annually. By now, it’s no secret that Vendini employees have a passion for the arts and the development and innovation of our product.

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Alexander’s Steakhouse

GatherHere

Alexander’s Steakhouse started as a single location in Cupertino, California in 2005, with values centered not only on luxury ingredients, but overall positivity and generosity. Currently, they have six full-service restaurants, including one in Taipei, Taiwan. To help streamline the volume of incoming leads and meet the needs of their growing business, Alexander’s Steakhouse turned to Gather to: Provide an easy-to-use platform. Consolidate administrative tasks.

2019 15 Over 50:  Andy L. Longo

Connect Your Meetings

Greatest career accomplishment: We reimagined our conference model in 2005 improving efficiencies, formalizing an RFP and hotel contracting process, improved educational programming, instituted a comprehensive evaluation model while reducing costs and improving overall attendee experience. Andy L. Longo works in Fishers, Indiana, as d irector of fraternity programs for Delta Tau Delta Fraternity. As a 2019 15 Over 50 honoree, Longo discusses his passion for the events industry.

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How New Orleans Recovered after a Natural Disaster

Smart Meetings

As an owner of a corporate destination management franchise in New Orleans, I saw the reality of ground zero as I worked to rebuild my business after Hurricane Katrina in 2005.

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Responsive Design for Conference and Association Websites

Planner WIre

2005 was a pretty rough year. In short, your awesome 2005 website is going to start hurting your search results which will start hurting your bottom line. We had Hurricanes Katrina and Rita, and eleven Asian countries were just starting to recover from the Tsunami.

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40 Under 40: Jamie Blick

Connect Your Meetings

I started working at AIST as a conference planner in January 2005. Jamie Blick, 35, works in Pittsburgh as m arketing and conference administrator at Association for Iron & Steel Technology. As a 2017 40 Under 40 honoree, Blick discusses her passion for the events industry. What I do: I am responsible for planning three midsize meetings a year and manage registration for our annual conference and exposition, which attracts over 8,000 attendees each year.

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Ácenar

GatherHere

Opened in 2005, the modern restaurant and bar boasts a plethora of Latin dishes inspired by eats from South and Central America and Mexico. The word “ácenar” means “to dine” in Spanish — and a quality dining experience is exactly what you get when visiting Ácenar in San Antonio, Texas. The bold, multi-level restaurant includes a dining room, balcony, and outdoor seating areas — it’s the perfect expansive space to host a successful private events program.

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‘The Future Belongs to Women’ + 3 Other Work Mega-Trends

PCMA Convene

according to WEC, 94 percent of the new jobs created from 2005 to 2015 fell into the self-employed category — without the safety net of insurance, medical coverage, social security, and paid vacation. What does the future of work look like? Paolo Gallo, senior advisor to the World Economic Forum (WEC) chairman took a stab at that question in his “ 4 Mega-Trends for the Future of Work ” recent post.

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7 Ways to Stay Flu-free on Airplanes

SmartMeetings

A 2005 study found that large numbers of microorganisms persisted in the toilet bowl surface and in the bowl water, which were disseminated into the air by further flushes. Another reason to be thankful: You haven’t come down with the flu.

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From International Acts to Vendini, Behind the Scenes with Stéphane McGarry

Vendini

He also helped produce the Canada Day celebrations in the Old Port of Montreal from 2005 to 2007, which attracted more than 60,000 people annually. By now, it’s no secret that Vendini employees have a passion for the arts and the development and innovation of our product.

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7 Ways to Stay Flu-free on Airplanes

SmartMeetings

A 2005 study found that large numbers of microorganisms persisted in the toilet bowl surface and in the bowl water, which were disseminated into the air by further flushes. Another reason to be thankful: You haven’t come down with the flu.

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Gather’s Custom Confetti Physics Engine

GatherHere

of the 2005 ACM SIGGRAPH/Eurographics symposium on Comp. April Product Update: Using Sweat, Tears, and Havoc.js to Make Events Fun for Everyone Involved.

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10 World Famous Event Planning Companies

Social Tables

Founded in 2005 by Anabel Fielding and Caroline Villamizar Duque, they deliver an unrivaled experience with their international network. Let’s dive into ten of the most famous event planning companies, from around the world. Bassett Events – Toronto.

After 12-Year Delay, Baha Mar Finally Opens

SmartMeetings

In 2005, the Baha Mar saga began with a proposal to build a $1.6 Baha Mar in Nassau, Bahamas, brings new meaning to the term deluxe resort. Surrounded by pristine beaches and the turquoise waters of the Caribbean Sea, the $4.2

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Gulf Coast Prepares for Tropical Storm Nate

SmartMeetings

The eye of the storm is likely to hit about 50 miles east of New Orleans, which was devastated by Hurricane Katrina in 2005. Tropical Storm Nate is expected to directly hit Louisiana as a hurricane late Saturday or early Sunday, triggering precautions throughout much of the Gulf Coast.

How They See You

PCMA Convene

In 2005, more than 250 nonprofit CEOs told PCMA what they were looking for in their meeting-planner staff. Like the survey we commissioned in 2005, this year’s research was underwritten by a grant from the PCMA Education Foundation.

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REAL ID Act to Bring Changes to TSA Checkpoints

SmartMeetings

The act, passed by Congress in 2005, established minimum security standards for state-issued driver’s licenses and identification cards.

The Future of Work

PCMA Convene

according to WEC, 94 percent of the new jobs created from 2005 to 2015 fell into the self-employed category — without the safety net of insurance, medical coverage, social security, and paid vacation.

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Chris Trimmer on Building Relationships

PCMA Convene

MY PREVIOUS THREE JOBS Executive director, World Obesity Federation, 2010–2017; CEO, Society for Experimental Biology, 2005–2010; executive officer, Society for Experimental Biology, 1999–2005. Chris Trimmer, Executive Director, ISID. Chris Trimmer.

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5 Smart Moves at Ritz-Carlton Lake Tahoe, Choice Hotels and More

SmartMeetings

Prior to Choice bringing him aboard in 2005, he worked with BearingPoint and Arthur Andersen in senior management consulting positions and was an officer in the U.S. Bruce Siegel. Bruce Siegel was tapped as the general manager of The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe. In this role, he’ll oversee financial performance, employee/guest engagement, community relationships, partnerships and talent development. Siegel has been with the brand for almost 18 years.

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PCMA Convening Leaders Set Important Records in Nashville

SmartMeetings

During that time, membership increased from 2,400 in 2005 to more than 7,000 today. Photo credit: Jacob Slaton. By the time longtime PCMA CEO and President Deborah Sexton passed the leadership baton to Sherrif Karamat during the closing session on Jan.

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Agency Spotlight: Jack Morton

Event Industry News

Julian joined Jack Morton in 2002 as director of operations in London and became managing director in 2005. This article is brought to you in association with Macroart.

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Convention Centers Take on New Emergency Roles

SmartMeetings

Brown Convention Center helped approximately 7,000 evacuees in 2005, once NRG Astrodome was filled to full capacity, but it was not the primary refuge. As Houston residents seek refuge from Tropical Hurricane Harvey , assistance from the city’s most popular meetings venue, George R.

Houston Convention Center Turns Evacuee Shelter

SmartMeetings

Brown Convention Center also helped approximately 7,000 evacuees from Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans in August 2005, once NRG Astrodome was filled to full capacity.

Walkie Talkie App Revolutionizes Hurricane Rescue Efforts & Meetings

SmartMeetings

In 2005, Sprint acquired Nextel, which had 25 million subscribers at the time. Since Hurricane Katrina in 2005, Moore has seen major improvements by mobile providers, taking note of a significant decrease in cell site outages. “In

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PLASA Members’ Day and AGM celebrates unity and growth

Event Industry News

The AGM rounded up by revealing plans to launch a new Industry Research project – the first since 2005 – with results to be ready in time for PLASA Show in September. The PLASA 2018 Members’ Day and AGM took place on Thursday 31 May at the Royal College of Physicians in Regent’s Park, London to reflect upon a year of specialist projects, industry collaboration and growth.

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Insta Love! Canadian Caterers You Must Follow Now!

Canadian Special Events

Serving the Montreal, Toronto, Ottawa and Quebec region, Olive Orange is a full-service catering company established in 2005. by Stacy Wyatt.

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The Top 5 Event Professional Social Media Mistakes You Should Avoid

Capterra Event Management

Since their debut album, A Fever You Can’t Sweat Out , was released in 2005 and since then they have gone through many musical style changes. My interest in music extends beyond the average Top-40 chart listener.

5 Venues Inspired by Art & Design

Canadian Special Events

The venue first opened its door in 2005 on South Granville’s Gallery Row. We discovered these five stunning venues inspired by Art & Design. These beautiful locations are perfect for special events.