Symphotech ensures Equalities Act 2010 compliant concerts

Event Industry News

The post Symphotech ensures Equalities Act 2010 compliant concerts appeared first on Event Industry News. Symphotech has collaborated with Blue Multimedia Ltd to provide concerts with two innovative and cost-effective signing solutions to aid the deaf and hearing impaired, in a bid to ensure both inclusivity and compliance with disability access legislation. Concerts & Tours News

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Event Design Rebels 2018: Adam Sober


In 2010, Square Design (@squaredesigninc) began in a garage in Bedford–Stuyvesant, Brooklyn. The group of designers, led by creative director

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Event Trends Watch: The Largest Trends Database of 2018


Since 2010, we have […]. 100+ event trends transforming the industry. This is your insight platform to navigate 2018 and access the latest ideas changing the way we plan and execute events. If there is one thing that event planners from all over the world love EventMB for it would be current trends in event planning. The post Event Trends Watch: The Largest Trends Database of 2018 by Julius Solaris appeared first on [link].

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Making large scale change happen

Conferences that Work

given at EventCamp Twin Cities on September 9, 2010? I recently came across some principles for “ making large scale change happen “ I think they’re worth sharing. Here’s the text version: Read the full article at Conferences That Work The post Making large scale change happen appeared first on Conferences That Work. Related posts: Face The Fear—Then Change Your Conference Design!

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Phil McMichael joins JLLive

Event Industry News

JLLive is a new business built from the foundations of JLLighting – a well-respected television supplier formed in 2010 with a client list that includes the likes of BBC, ITV, Amazon and Netflix.

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Feedback Frames—a low-tech tool for anonymous voting

Conferences that Work

tool Idea Rating Sheets in 2004 (originally called “Dotmocracy”) to “make it easier to find agreements in large groups” He has been a Senior Public Consultation Coordinator for the City of Toronto since 2010, and is working to crowdfund his invention. Jason Diceman is developing a novel tool for anonymous voting — Feedback Frames.

2016 144

Facilitating change: The power of sharing our experience

Conferences that Work

given at EventCamp Twin Cities on September 9, 2010? Sharing our experience of others directly with them can be incredibly powerful. Let me tell you a story…. Not long ago, I was working at a multi-day workshop with a 6-person group that included someone I’ll call D. D self-described themself as mentally ill, bipolar, and with psychological issues. They spoke slowly, and described themself as not emotionally available, and often confused about what they said.

2019 144

The best events are created together

Event Industry News

ShowGizmo has created awesome event apps since 2010, making them one of the first companies to serve the conference, tradeshow and wider events industry with a mobile experience. With their headquarters stationed in Wellington, New Zealand, ShowGizmo has been the number one event app in the Australasian region for several years. To date ShowGizmo has […]. The post The best events are created together appeared first on Event Industry News. Brand Marketing

2016 78

Design your meeting BEFORE choosing the venue!

Conferences that Work

given at EventCamp Twin Cities on September 9, 2010? I love my meeting design clients, but there is one mistake I see them making over and over again. Clients invariably ask me to help design their meeting after they’ve chosen a venue! Here’s why they do it, and why it’s a mistake. Read the full article at Conferences That Work. Related posts: Help Wanted—Venues for my participation techniques workshops! Please help me (and hopefully yourself)!

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Silent Noize Events – The loudest sound you’ll never hear

Event Industry News

Just ask the guys at Silent Noize Events… The company is the UK pioneer in silent audio for events, having supported major music festivals, live events, conferences and exhibitions since first arriving on the scene in 2010. When you need to be heard at your event, sometimes louder is not necessarily better.

2016 65

Adrian Segar Speaker Tips Interview

Conferences that Work

given at EventCamp Twin Cities on September 9, 2010? After a one-day Participate! workshop for Dutch professional moderators, I was interviewed by Otto Wijnen about speaker and presentation tips for making presentations more effective by incorporating active learning. Apart from a brief introduction and closing in Dutch, the 13-minute interview is in English. Read the full article at Conferences That Work Related posts: Participate!

Lessons from Anguilla — Resilience in the Face of Disaster

Conferences that Work

given at EventCamp Twin Cities on September 9, 2010? 8AM (AST) UPDATE: Eye of #Irma directly on #StMartin , northern eyewall pounding #Anguilla , coms going down. It’s at its worst #HurricaneIrma — (@anguillabeaches) September 6, 2017 On September 6, 2017, Hurricane Irma tore across the tiny island nation of Anguilla. Every power pole was destroyed. Roofs were torn off schools, government buildings, and the hospital.

2018 156

Children shouldn’t sit still in class — and neither should adults

Conferences that Work

” Michelle Obama ’s 2010 “Let’s Move” initiative works to increase movement and healthy eating in schools. It’s amazing that established research on ways to improve children’s learning is ignored when designing adult learning environments. Some examples. We know that kids shouldn’t sit still in class. Short bursts in physical activity are positively linked to increased levels of attention and performance.

2017 136

An innovative conference competition format

Conferences that Work

given at EventCamp Twin Cities on September 9, 2010? My Dutch friend and expert moderator, Jan Jaap In der Maur , recently shared an innovative format for an in-conference pitch competition he devised for the Conventa Crossover Conference , in Ljubljana, Slovenia: “There were also the Conventa Crossover Awards. Traditionally, this kills the dynamics of every conference: there were 16 finalists, who all had to be given the opportunity to pitch.

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Liberty Media sure to keep British Grand Prix at Silverstone

Event Industry News

Silverstone signed a 17-year contract to host the British Grand Prix from 2010, but spiralling […]. The threat to the British Grand Prix at Silverstone is likely to be resolved by new F1 owner Liberty Media, which will complete its takeover deal by the end of March this year, according to BBC Sports writer Andrew Benson. The post Liberty Media sure to keep British Grand Prix at Silverstone appeared first on Event Industry News. Festival & Outdoor #featured

2010 46

Conference Compass

Event Industry News

Conference Compass is a leading app provider and was founded in 2010. We have a passion for knowledge and aim to share it in the most convenient way possible; mobile apps. By providing powerful event and society apps we assist our clients in keeping their attendees and members fully informed and engaged with their organisation […]. The post Conference Compass appeared first on Event Industry News.

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Childcare Expo set for record year of growth

Event Industry News

Since Childcare Expo started its Midlands Show at the Ricoh Arena in 2010, visitor numbers have gradually doubled from 735 to 1,419 over a seven-year period, while exhibitor numbers have also risen by 30 per cent. A childcare exhibition is set for its seventh consecutive year of growth in the Midlands.

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Event Industry News

Since 2010, ID&C have pioneered RFID technology at live events and have grown to be the leading supplier of […]. ID&C is leading supplier of wristbands and passes for the festival, sporting and live event industries. Over the past 17 years, the company has worked with over 5000 live events, becoming a trusted and well-respected supplier. The post ID&C appeared first on Event Industry News. Admission Control Directory Lanyards Passes Wristbands

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Events operate by stories

Conferences that Work

given at EventCamp Twin Cities on September 9, 2010? Events operate by stories. Our species doesn’t operate by reality. It operates by stories. Cities are a story. Money is a story. Space was a story, once. A king tells us a story about who we are and why we’re great, and that story is enough to make us go kill people who tell a different story. Or maybe the people kill the king because they don’t like his story and have begun to tell themselves a different one.”

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GL Events announces acquisition of two companies in Dubai: Wicked and Flow strengthening the Africa – Middle East Region

Event Industry News

Created in 2007 and 2010 in Dubai, these companies are today leading providers of premium event solutions in the United Arab Emirates: temporary structures and indoor fixtures, power and cooling units. GL Events, the integrated event industry group, announces the acquisition of 70% of the companies Wicked and Flow.

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4 Cool Beacon Use Cases to Inspire Your Next Event

Meeting Application

Bluetooth low energy beacons are relatively new devices with the technology facilitating their development being released in 2010. Since then, they’ve proved to be useful in a variety of contexts, including retail, events, restaurants, museums and galleries, healthcare, logistics, and many others. What’s great about beacons is that they’re affordable and can really help you spread the wings creatively. Get ready for the best beacon use cases that will inspire your next event.

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Eventbase celebrates its 10 year anniversary


They were working on a project that would extend far beyond the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Games—a mobile event app to help attendees navigate complex events and receive a more personalized event experience. Mobile event apps were unheard of in 2010,” said Sinclair, “We knew we were building something important for the Olympic Games, but when the app hit one million downloads in the first few days, we realized our technology had the potential to transform the entire event industry.”

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Tech Tuesday: Finding Event Venues on Pinterest


Launched in 2010, Pinterest is a virtual pin-board where users can research different topics, upload photos, and manage their own photo boards. Unlike other social media networks, like Facebook and Twitter, Pinterest is a network that drives consumers and professionals to business through photos. In fact, pins are 100x more spreadable than a tweet, since pins continue to receive traffic for weeks and months after they are posted.

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The O2 is crowned Venue of The Decade following a huge 2019 with 219 arena events

Event Industry News

Since 2010, The O2 arena has hosted over 2,000 events which kicked off with Bon Jovi performing on the roof and has welcomed global stars including; Beyoncé, Drake, Taylor Swift, Rihanna and Little Mix numerous times since. In 2010, O2 renewed their agreement with the venue for a further 10 years.

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Three better alternatives to the conference lecture

Conferences that Work

given at EventCamp Twin Cities on September 9, 2010? Ah, the ubiquitous conference one-hour lecture. How do I hate thee? Let me count the ways. Actually I don’t need to do that since Donald Bligh listed them all in his classic book What’s The Use Of Lectures? first published in 1972 ! Rather than reiterate the shortcomings of broadcast-style teaching, I’ll go positive and describe three superior alternatives to sitting through an expert’s non-stop utterances.

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Never Stop Traveling, Report Says


From 2010 to 2016, travel jobs increased by 17 percent, compared to 13 percent job growth in the rest of the private sector. Travel employment grew in all 50 states and the District of Columbia from 2010 to 2015—and in 47 states, the travel industry created jobs faster than the rest of the economy. Travel is good for you, and good for the USA. A new study by U.S. Travel Association, Travel: America’s Unsung Hero of Job Creation , uses data from the U.S.

Inside Information

PCMA Convene

NAR began offering online coverage of REALTORS in 2010, when the financial downturn made it difficult for some members to attend. Although the livestreaming didn’t continue beyond 2010, a program called Conference Live has — presenting a virtual window into REALTORS via attendee blogs, video interviews, and photo montages. That funding was not available after 2010, so we had to rethink Conference Live from a different budget perspective.

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What Eventbasers got up to in 2019


As Vancouver, Canada was preparing to host the 2010 Winter Olympic Games, Eventbase was preparing to launch the Olympic Games first mobile app. Since the 2010 Olympic Games, it’s been a whirlwind of producing apps for some of the biggest events on earth. 2019 has been another big year for Eventbase. While we were busy producing apps for some of the biggest events in the world , lots was happening behind the scenes. Let’s take a look at what our team of Eventbasers got up to in 2019.

2019 62

Event design is not just visuals and logistics

Conferences that Work

The first time I met him—at the premier EventCamp in 2010 —he immediately purchased my just-published book, sight unseen. given at EventCamp Twin Cities on September 9, 2010? I love David Adler ‘s creativity, support, drive, ingenuity, and enthusiasm. The following year, David was kind enough to honor me in his flagship publication BizBash as one of the most innovative event professionals. Whenever I’ve had the pleasure of meeting David (not often enough!)

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Event Companies During Pandemic: Erica Trombetti of Infinite Events

All Seated

Erica co-founded Infinite Events in 2010 after working in corporate events and as a set designer for Designing Spaces on TLC & Lifetime.

2020 60

The Ultimate Guide To The History Of Event Tech

Endless Events

And it was only in 2010 that mobile ads, specific for events and trade shows, really started to see huge growth. We’re taking a trip down memory lane and revisiting the history of event tech! And what better place to do it than the Event Tech Podcast? Over the course of several episodes, we’ve covered everything event tech-related. From Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality to cybersecurity for events and virtual event platform reviews , this podcast has done it all.

2020 69

How Gen Z Communicates at Work

PCMA Convene

Classified as those born between 1996 and 2010, members of Generation Z are estimated to make up one-third of the workforce by 2020. Millennial and Gen Z expert Ryan Jenkins appears on a news segment of Atlanta Small Business Network. Video still). Generation Z has arrived — and it’s causing shifts in the workplace. This age group is digitally savvy and used to utilizing technology in almost every facet of their lives.

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Get to Know… the cocoa cakery’s Christina McKenzie


That was February of 2010, and by June I was selling cakes to friends and family and had started working on a website. Pictured left, one of the first cakes I made back in 2010, on the right is a re-make of the cake in 2018. The Basics. Name: Christina McKenzie. Company: the cocoa cakery. Years in Business: almost TEN!! June 2010-2020. Let’s get down to Biz. So how’d you get into the biz? I (so stereotypically) got watching Cake Boss, and thought, “I can do that!”

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Olympia London launches cleaner air routes in partnership with Mayor of London

Event Industry News

Although London’s air often appears clear to the naked eye, the city has suffered from illegal levels of air pollution since 2010. Part of its sustainability initiative, the Grand Plan, the venue has worked with renowned institutions, government and local authority to help improve air quality. . One of the key pillars of the Grand Plan is understanding business impact on the environment and how to reduce its carbon footprint.

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Arena Events Group acquires Events Solution Limited

Event Industry News

Events Solution Ltd MD, James Wood, added: “Since being established in 2010, Events Solution Ltd has established a phenomenal array of clients ranging from film premieres in Leicester Square to mass participation events to national music tours and festivals. Arena Events Group plc is pleased to announce it has once again expanded its product portfolio in the UK with the acquisition of Events Solution Ltd. .

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Smyle appointed as production partner by European Tour for 2018 Ryder Cup Opening Ceremony

Event Industry News

By securing the contract, Smyle continued their strong relationship with Ryder Cup Europe, having produced the ceremonies at The 2010 Ryder Cup held at The Celtic Manor Resort in Wales and at the 2014 event held at Gleneagles in Scotland. Multi award winning Creative agency Smyle was appointed as production partner for the prestigious Opening Ceremony at the 2018 Ryder Cup, which took place at Le Golf Nacional in Paris from the 28 th to 30 th September.

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Admission Replay: How to Make Your Brand Stand Out from the Rest

Event Industry News

The first Brand New Conference (2010): 3:40. A presentation by Bryony Gomez-Palacio, co-founder of Brand New, on the history of their popular branding and design conference, curated over the past 7 years. This talk was first seen at Admission: Stories from the People Behind Great Events hosted by event software company, Tito. Do you want to learn from the best and brightest in the event industry this year? Click here for more. Timestamps: Intro: 0:00. Who is Under Consideration?:

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SXSW GO Powered by Eventbase wins Best Event App at Event Technology Awards

Event Industry News

Eventbase and SXSW have partnered together since 2010 , each year releasing innovative new features to help attendees navigate the massive event, plan their time, discover new content and connect with other attendees. SXSW GO, the official app of South by Southwest (SXSW) has been named “Best Event App” in partnership with Eventbase at the 2018 Event Technology Awards.

2010 57

TheTicketSellers deliver full ticketing, access control & meals management for Boomtown’s 10th festival

Event Industry News

Now in its tenth year, Boomtown has partnered with TheTicketSellers since 2010, bringing the team on board to deliver a full ticketing solution, from the hugely hyped on-sale in November through to the management of all entry systems and access control on site. Since partnering with TheTicketSellers way back in 2010, they have increased their responsibilities year on year, from supporting our customers to working with on site delivery teams and their service this year was exceptional.

2010 58

The Best of Salt Lake: Arts, Music & Culture

Connect Your Meetings

An initiative founded in 2010, the area bounded by 600 West, 400 East, 400 South, and North Temple is known as “The Cultural Core” of Salt Lake City. Music. The Twilight Concert Series. The Twilight Concert Series kicks off in August and runs every Thursday night at the Gallivan Center. This season’s lineup hasn’t been announced yet, but past seasons have included shows from The Roots, Diplo, Trombone Shorty, and Digable Planets. Admission is $10. The Cultural Core.

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