Symphotech ensures Equalities Act 2010 compliant concerts

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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

2018 104

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.

2018 282

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.

2016 197

An innovative conference competition format

Conferences that Work

given at EventCamp Twin Cities on September 9, 2010?

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.

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.

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.

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.

2010 82

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.

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.

2010 52

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.

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.

2010 55

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 […].

2010 59

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.


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.

2010 52

How to change an organization’s culture

Conferences that Work

given at EventCamp Twin Cities on September 9, 2010? Is it possible to transform dysfunctional corporate culture like that of United Airlines into the employee engagement of Southwest or the indifferent customer service at Kmart into the customer-first approach of Wegmans ? After over thirty years working with organizations, I think that it’s possible to change organizational culture — but it’s far from easy.

2010 149

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.

Never Stop Traveling, Report Says

Smart Meetings

From 2010 to 2016, travel jobs increased by 17 percent, compared to 13 percent job growth in the rest of the private sector. 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. That funding was not available after 2010, so we had to rethink Conference Live from a different budget perspective.

2010 56

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.

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 55

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.

2007 40

Eventbase wins two ‘Best Event App’ titles in 2018


SXSW and Eventbase have partnered together since 2010, each year releasing new features and enhancements.

2018 83

A Scribble on a Napkin Changed Meetings Forever

Smart Meetings

The Wizarding World of Harry Potter first opened at Universal Orlando Resort in 2010 and has been expanding since. Since the opening of The Wizarding World of Harry Potter-Hogsmeade in 2010, we’ve seen a tremendous growth, both for our in-park events and hotel meetings.

2010 54

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.

2018 46

Switzerland Pioneers Cleantech

PCMA Convene

There is even a Swiss Cleantech Masterplan, currently being implemented, that was set up by the federal government in 2010 and features a vision and a series of objectives designed to strengthen the innovation capacities of cleantech companies and research institutions in Switzerland.

7 Smart Moves—at Experience Columbus, Casa Velas and More

Smart Meetings

She been with Velas Resorts since 2010, most recently as director of groups and conventions at Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit. Duane Gibson Experience Columbus welcomed Gibson as director of Washington, D.C., regional sales.

Report: Meeting and Events Companies Not Embracing Newest Tools

Smart Meetings

Growing out of an event services and destination management company, and launched in 2010, Eved develops software to deal with the very inefficiencies the report points out.

2010 78

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

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. .

2010 65

Election Results: What the Mid-Terms Meant for Events

Smart Meetings

The lodging tax has been in place since 2010. From minimum wage increases to hotel taxes and subsidies for new conference properties, voters in mid-term elections on Tuesday were asked to weigh in on a number of issues that could affect where you hold your meetings and how much they will cost.

How to Vet Limo Companies

Smart Meetings

People magazine confirmed Lisinicchia was charged for drug possession in July 2010 and was allegedly charged for a second drug offense in November 2013. “It

Dear Adrian — How does group size impact process design?

Conferences that Work

given at EventCamp Twin Cities on September 9, 2010? Another issue of an occasional series— Dear Adrian —in which I answer questions about event design, elementary particle physics , solar hot water systems, facilitation, and anything else I might conceivably know something about.

2016 215

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.

Utah 40

Event spotlight: Mind the Product


Mind the Product started in 2010 in London and now consists of more than 50 000 members and the event traveled the world, being hosted in more than 100 cities. Today we have the pleasure of interviewing James Mayes , CEO and co-founder at Mind the Product.

2018 85

Lessons for #eventprofs from an improv and mindfulness workshop — Part 1

Conferences that Work

given at EventCamp Twin Cities on September 9, 2010? You had to be there. In this case, “there” was a wonderful five-day improv and mindfulness workshop Mindful Play, Playful Mind , held June 8-13 2016, at Mere Point on the beautiful Maine coast.

2016 218

7 Smart Moves at Delano, ExCeL London & More

Smart Meetings

He joined the exhibitions and convention center as sales director in January 2010 and was promoted to executive director in 2013. More: 7 Smart Moves—at Experience Columbus, Casa Velas and More.

Open House at the Vancouver Convention Centre

PCMA Convene

The convention center has been hosting its open house each year since 2010. Jinny Wu. Trumpeting dollar amounts with loads of commas and zeros can help lawmakers understand what a convention center represents to its community, but those figures might not mean so much to average citizens.

2010 52

Jeremy Rees confirmed as ExCeL London CEO

Event Industry News

He joined ExCeL in January 2010 as Sales Director and was appointed Executive Director in 2013. ADNEC Group have today announced the appointment of Jeremy Rees as CEO of ExCeL London. Rees has served as Acting CEO since November 2017. Jeremy has spent over 20 years working in the exhibitions industry and is well respected by everyone in the marketplace.

New Year, New Look! - Four of our historic yachts in Newport Beach and Marina del Rey underwent fresh and exciting remodels.


This elegant yacht has been featured on TV and in films, including reality TV show More To Love (2010) and The Bold and the Beautiful, which featured Dream Maker as the royal yacht of an Arab Prince. The Zumbrota in Marina del Rey was originally commissioned by circus baron Charles Ringling.

2002 52

Crown and Communique merge to create new leading agency

Event Industry News

Hambley adds: “When Crown acquired Acclaim in 2010 it was always part of our shared plan that at some point Nicky would want to step down from the business she formed in 1993. Event agencies Crown and Communique jointly announce today that they are merging to create one of the largest independent creative event agencies in the UK, with a portfolio of high profile clients and events, spanning consumer and corporate events and experiences.

2010 54

Travel bans hurt meetings & progress

Plan Your Meetings

In January 2010, President Barack Obama officially ended the U.S. In a 5-4 vote, the U.S. Supreme Court last week upheld President Trump’s travel ban on travelers from several Muslim-majority nations as constitutional.