7 Huge Event Planning Trends Spotted at MPI WEC 2018

Eventmobi

After spending the past week at MPI WEC 2018 (one of the largest annual gatherings for meeting professionals), I experienced what it’s like for an organization to pull out all the stops to create a truly memorable experience for events planners (who have seen and done it all).

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GEVME Event Innovation at AMEM–SIEW 2018

GEVME

Our team took responsibility for the entire cycle—from online registration to the onsite processes at AMEM–SIEW 2018. Attendees were also able to enjoy a bundled discount when signing up for Singapore Energy Summit (SES) and one or more partner events at SIEW 2018.

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Top 3 Highlights from IMEX Frankfurt 2018

Eventmobi

On May 15th – 17th, 2018, 9,000 visitors and 3,500 exhibitors from all over the world mixed, mingled, and discussed some of the hottest trends in the industry. The post Top 3 Highlights from IMEX Frankfurt 2018 appeared first on EventMobi.

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GEVME Event Innovation at AMEM–SIEW 2018

GEVME

Our team took responsibility for the entire cycle—from online registration to the onsite processes at AMEM–SIEW 2018. Attendees were also able to enjoy a bundled discount when signing up for Singapore Energy Summit (SES) and one or more partner events at SIEW 2018.

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11 Event Tech Trends That Shaped 2018

Smart Meetings

Real-Time Apps: Even more planners switched from paper to digital communication at events in 2018 by ditching the printed program and adopting apps that offer dynamic agendas, easy discovery and communication between attendees and social media hook-ups.

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Best of 2018: BizBash's 25 Most Popular Stories of 2018

BizBash

Looking back on the year in events in 2018, BizBash editors are reflecting on the news, trends, and other ideas

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10 Event Tech Trends for 2018

Hubilo Blog

With the technology industry at its peak, 2018 has also seen a lot of updates in event tech trends that have gained widespread acceptance and are expected to last and grow further in the coming years. The post 10 Event Tech Trends for 2018 appeared first on Hubilo Blog.

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Our Favorite Events From 2018 – #EventIcons Episode 137

Endless Events

Today our hosts are sharing their favorite events from 2018 with us. Check out the epic resources mentioned in this episode: Live From IMEX 2018 – #EventIcons Episode 135 A special episode of #EventIcons from IMEX 2018. This is one of our favorite episodes of the year!

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The 6 Best Event App Designs of 2018

Eventmobi

2018 has been a pretty impressive year in the world of design. The World Cup 2018 saw all 32 teams with new kit designs, and furniture companies such as IKEA released products introducing clever space saving designs for urban living. 1) 2018 OFA Annual General Meeting.

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18 Event Trends Poised to Shake Up Hospitality & Group Business in 2018

Social Tables

Using a combination of research and survey data, we’ve rounded up the 18 most important trends set to hit planners, hotels and venues in 2018. Because in 2018, consumers will want to experience the venue as much as the event itself. In 2018, they’re poised to become the norm.

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Smart Meetings’ Best Career Advice from 2018

Smart Meetings

Meeting planners had their hands full in 2018, with data breaches, commission cuts, new event technology and other drastic changes affecting the meetings industry. and includes several other types of resources we encountered in 2018.

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Five Reasons to Change Conferences

Conferences that Work

Here’s my article “ Five Reasons to Change Conferences “ , published in the December 2018, NSA Speaker magazine. Sue, Event design 2018 connection December just-in-time Learning lectures NSA Speaker magazine peer conferences social learning

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Vote For The Event Technology Awards' People's Choice Award 2018

EventTechBrief

As a proud media partner of the Event Technology Awards, Event Tech Brief is pleased to invite readers to review the submissions for the 2018 People’s Choice Award and vote for the company that deserves to be honored for its contributions to the evolving event industry. 2018 award awards choice event Event Technology Awards People's Choice Award peoples technology votePeople’s Choice Awards are an important part of the professional recognition landscape.

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BizBash's 20 Most-Liked Images on Instagram in 2018

BizBash

As 2018 comes to a close, BizBash editors are reflecting on the biggest events and innovative ideas featured on our

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BizBash's 15 Most Popular Stories on LinkedIn in 2018

BizBash

As 2018 comes to a close, BizBash editors are reflecting on the biggest events and innovative ideas featured in stories

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Top Posts of 2018

Expo Pass

Top Posts of 2018. With the year coming to an end, here is a list of our top articles of 2018. Top Posts of 2018. Top Posts of 2018 With the year coming to an end, here is a list of our top articles of 2018. The post Top Posts of 2018 appeared first on Expo Pass.

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Best of: New & Renovated 2018

Smart Meetings

Here’s a look at five of our top New and Renovated stories from 2018. These recent openings and renovations redefined what was expected in 2018. The post Best of: New & Renovated 2018 appeared first on Smart Meetings.

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The Top 100 Events 2018

BizBash

Think you can get away with assembling a conference panel that includes no people of color? Or stage an award

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100 Event Statistics (2018 edition)

EventMB

Here is a comprehensive collection of 100 key statistics for the event industry in 2018. The post 100 Event Statistics (2018 edition) by EventMB Team appeared first on [link]. Do you know all the key statistics that will affect the way you create events?

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From the Editors: Our Favorite Stories of 2018

BizBash

Later this week, we'll share our annual list of 2018's most popular stories based on page views. But this year

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Best of Smart Meetings’ 2018 Destination Stories

Smart Meetings

Here are 12 of our top destination stories from 2018. The post Best of Smart Meetings’ 2018 Destination Stories appeared first on Smart Meetings. Hotel X Toronto. Looking for a memorable place for your group to stay, meet and enjoy in 2019?

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Washington's Top 100 Events 2018

BizBash

The political landscape in D.C. has been anything but business as usual this past year, halfway into the Trump administration

Listen Up! Smart Meetings’ Top Webinars of 2018

Smart Meetings

Here are some of the top picks for 2018. Smart Meetings’ Top Webinars of 2018 appeared first on Smart Meetings. There are heaps of helpful advice out there for planners looking to create a better event experience for their attendees.

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20 Badass Vancouver Venues to Make Your Event Pop: 2018 Updated

Picatic by Eventbrite

Updated: May 30th, 2018 A fluorescent-lit, ceiling stained, carpeted room… Is anyone else tired of the same old event venues? The post 20 Badass Vancouver Venues to Make Your Event Pop: 2018 Updated appeared first on Picatic Event Planning Blog.

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Planning The Perfect Incentive Travel Event: Learnings from APSC 2018

Hubilo Blog

If I were to share an ideal incentive travel event that we’ve attended that provided useful learning that can be shared with event professionals, it would be the Ancient Paints Sales Conference 2018. APSC 2018 was an incentive event held for Asian Paints’ employees.

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Best of 2018: 10 Most Notable Orlando/Central Florida Venue Openings of 2018

BizBash

In Orlando and Central Florida, a number of significant event and meeting venues opened this year. Here's our picks for

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Top 20 Unique Swag Ideas From Twitter For 2018

Picatic by Eventbrite

The post Top 20 Unique Swag Ideas From Twitter For 2018 appeared first on Picatic Event Planning Blog. I am a huge fan of unique swag ideas. In case you are new to the term, swag, standing for “stuff we all get,” is the free promotional items companies hand out at events.

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2018 Platinum Choice Winners Announced

Smart Meetings

The new honorees will be celebrated in the December 2018 issue of Smart Meetings magazine. The post 2018 Platinum Choice Winners Announced appeared first on Smart Meetings Distinguished hospitality partners earn coveted Smart Meetings honor.

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Top 100 Events in Canada 2018

BizBash

Canada’s 150th birthday celebrations seem like a distant memory, and many events that pulled out all the stops in 2017

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8 Event Practices to Leave Behind in 2018

BizBash

Each year, the event industry sees a number of prominent practices that serve to elevate events—and an equal amount of

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BizBash's 15 Most Popular Stories on Twitter in 2018

BizBash

As 2018 comes to a close, BizBash editors are reflecting on the biggest events and innovative ideas featured in stories

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Best of 2018: 10 Most Notable Toronto Venue Openings of 2018

BizBash

This year saw the opening of many significant event and meeting venues in Toronto. Here's a look at the best

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Event Badges: 100 Ideas for 2018

EventMB

The post Event Badges: 100 Ideas for 2018 by Angela Skeen appeared first on [link]. Event badges are the most powerful weapon to connect attendees. Here are 100 conference name badge ideas to connect your attendees better at your event.

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Oh, Snap: The Best Event Photography of 2018

BizBash

It’s easy to spot a good event when you see it. The proof is in the pictures. With every event full of

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IBTM World 2018 Puts New Tech Center Stage

Smart Meetings

The team at Reed Travel Exhibitions and IBTM is embracing it wholeheartedly, introducing a new, interactive Exploratory Zone in the center of the IBTM World 2018 conference, set for Nov. So, it was a no-brainer for us to be part of the 2018 edition.”.

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2018 Event Marketing Trends

Endless Events

2018 event marketing trends point to video becoming this year’s content marketing juggernaut. Three Event Trends to Boom This 2018. This is definitely one of the 2018 event marketing trends to watch! Must-Go-To Conventions for #EventProfs This 2018.

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Creating New Vibes at Expo! Expo! 2018

a2z Innovation Insider

2018 and the complete schedule are available on the event website here. More to explore: Creating Vibrant VIBEs for VIP Buyers & Suppliers at USITT 2018. 2018 appeared first on a2z's Innovation Insider Blog. a2z For Event Organizers Industry News VIBE 2018 Expo! We are excited to share that the VIBE Lounge is coming to Expo!

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How to Create a Winning Gamification Strategy: Lessons from IWConnect 2018

Eventmobi

Keep reading to learn how IncentiveWorks was able to create a winning gamification strategy at their 2018 conference. To read about other client gamification strategies, check out CSAE’s 2018 Trillium Winter Summit.

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Smart Meetings’ Top 5 Videos of 2018

Smart Meetings

Video ruled the social media world in 2018. Marin Bright, CEO of Smart Meetings , kicked off 2018 with a video detailing changes to Smart Meetings magazine. Related: The Best of the Best: 2018 Platinum Choice Winners.

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Best of 2018: 10 Most Notable Los Angeles Venue Openings of 2018

BizBash

In Los Angeles, a number of significant event and meeting venues opened this year. Here's our picks for the best