Best Event Management Conferences 2019


When you’re in the events industry, you should know the main event management conferences for 2019 so you can visit them to improve your knowledge and share your own experiences of working long hours while trying to pull off amazing corporate events for your clients. February 2019.

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Fostering a Winning Conference Culture

Velvet Chainsaw

But when it gets to “go time,” does that culture manifest at your conferences and meetings? Her boss apparently thought she should spend all her time out “doing meeting planning” and not hanging out in a hotel conference room. Conference staff are not able to do everything!

The Physics Of Conference Entropy

Velvet Chainsaw

In physics, the second law of thermodynamics says all things—bodies, businesses, conferences, energy, organizations, relationships—move toward chaos and disorder. As your conference matures, it experiences entropy. As a conference professional, you know this to be true.

Leveraging Team Learning at Conferences

Velvet Chainsaw

Traditionally teams from organizations attend a conference with a divide-and-conquer game plan, as they split up and attend as many different sessions as they can. Yet conferences are lagging in meeting the needs of team learning.

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27 years of peer conferences

Conferences that Work

The first peer conference I convened and designed was held June 3 – 5, 1992 at Marlboro College, Vermont. So, as of today, the community of practice that eventually became edACCESS has enjoyed 27 years of peer conferences. Twenty-three people came to the inaugural conference.

More Conference Physics: Inertia

Velvet Chainsaw

However, a conference at rest, tends to die. The enemy of most conferences is the way it’s always been. Cognitive and organizational inertia keeps an association on its current conference course even when facing disruptive or rapid external changes.

PCMA EduCon Los Angeles 2019

Gallus Events

PCMA EduCon took place in Los Angeles in June 2019 and I was lucky enough to be asked to mentor the attendees of PCMA’s Homeless Hackathon and to present a session on online events. . Slides from my session at PCMA EduCon 2019.

The Conference Buyer’s Guide 2019

Event Industry News

Welcome to this year’s edition of our Conference Buyer’s Guide, the go-to publication for organisers, suppliers, venues and agencies. Organising or hosting a conference can sometimes seem like a mammoth task: you need to consider your location, delegates and logistics. Conferences.

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The 2019 Guide to Event Marketing: Strategies, Ideas, and Examples

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Whether you’re interested in coordinating smaller networking events or large corporate events like conferences, creating an event marketing strategy has serious benefits for your business.

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What True Learning Is at Participant-Centered Conferences

Velvet Chainsaw

Putting the participant at the center of your conference programming by becoming more learner-centric, that is planning and offering education sessions that go beyond surface learning, is one of the biggest challenges facing conference organizers today.

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Empowering Conference Registrants To See Learning As A Journey Not A Finish Line

Velvet Chainsaw

Do your conference learning opportunities—from the general session to networking to breakouts to deep dive workshops—empower registrants to participate in their own learning journey? Or do your conference education sessions motivate participants to see the finish line?

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Practicing Conference Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit Of Less And Better

Velvet Chainsaw

It’s hard for conference organizers to stick to planning the essential elements of their events. As a conference professional, it is your mission each day to keep your focus on the essential elements of your event for your customers’ sake. What is the essence of your conference?

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Top 14 Best Event Planning Apps for 2019 to Use Right Now


About: This is an online abstract management platform with a judging module that collects submissions and helps to manage online judging for multiple types of awards events: conferences, trade shows, corporate and educational events, contests, academic conferences and others.

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Catch Eventbrite at SXSW 2019

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Austin’s famous South by Southwest (SXSW) music festival and conference is back, and we’re diving right into the fun. The post Catch Eventbrite at SXSW 2019 appeared first on Eventbrite US Blog. It’s that time of year!

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The Right Rewarding Student Strategy For Your Conference

Velvet Chainsaw

So is this the right strategy for your association and conference? A large percentage of student attendees won’t make all of your conference constituents happy. Smaller booth sizes and exhibitor churn tend to be attributes of conferences with high student attendance.

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Why I love conference facilitation and design

Conferences that Work

Here’s an example of why I love conference facilitation and design. Read the full article at Conferences That Work The post Why I love conference facilitation and design appeared first on Conferences That Work.

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Three differences between genuine and phony experiential conferences

Conferences that Work

a social or a group discussion) and claim their event is now “experiential” So what are the differences between genuine and a phony experiential conferences? Conferences That Work goes to Japan! The first Conferences That Work peer conference held in Japan begins today!

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6 Budget-Saving Tips for 2019: Maximize Your Event Budget, Not Your Spend


Thankfully, with a few savvy budget-saving tips, you can run a successful, professional event with minimum event budget costs in 2019. Ask a customer if they can provide a venue or an extra piece of swag for that conference goody bag. You don’t have to break your event budget in 2019 .

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3 Innovative Ideas From Collision 2019 to Improve Your Event Experience Design


Over the course of three days this May 2019, entrepreneurs, tech moguls, venture capitalists, and all sorts of other innovators from across the world gathered at the Enercare Centre in Toronto, Canada. But d idn’t make it to the Collision Conference?

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Find Your Next Great Conference Theme With These Brainstorming Steps and Ideas

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Bringing exhibitors and attendees together for a successful event starts with a great conference theme. The post Find Your Next Great Conference Theme With These Brainstorming Steps and Ideas appeared first on Eventbrite US Blog.

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Budget Increases Are on the Rise in 2019

Smart Meetings

And more spending money means more events: forty-nine percent of respondents plan to host more events in 2019. percent in 2019. The post Budget Increases Are on the Rise in 2019 appeared first on Smart Meetings.

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Your Essential Conference and Corporate Event Planning Checklist

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Help your event shine with this useful planning checklist for conferences and corporate events. The post Your Essential Conference and Corporate Event Planning Checklist appeared first on Eventbrite US Blog. Looking for ways to stay competitive in an increasingly crowded industry?

The Tension Between Content And Process In Facilitated Conference Learning Experiences

Velvet Chainsaw

Have you ever attended a conference education session because of the presenter and not the content? (I We need more conference facilitated experiences where time flies, everyone present is involved in the work of their own learning and everyone has the opportunity to grow professionally.

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Five New Event Planning Trends to Watch in 2019


The new year is well under way, and all of us in the event space are watching out for the new trends that’ll continue to influence our work throughout 2019. of respondents cited “shrinking budgets” as a concern in 2019 – the highest response rate out of any concern reported.

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New Event Forecast: Stable Growth in 2019

Smart Meetings

2019 will be a growth year for the meetings industry, with activity expected to increase across all meeting types and regions,” said Issa Jouaneh, M&E senior vice president and general manager. percent in Central and South America, and conferences and tradeshows will grow 1.4

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The 30 Biggest Fintech Conferences of 2019


Ready to attend a fintech conference in 2019? Below we list the 30 biggest and best fintech events for 2019 along with reasons why you should attend each one. 30 Fintech Conferences. The conference expects to facilitate more than 6,000 one-on-one meetings.

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TOP 25 best marketing conferences in Europe to attend in 2019


2019 is here with its event calendar full of the best marketing conferences waiting for you to attend them. While the internet can even your chances, it’s good to place a bet on industry conferences from time to time. Top 25 best marketing conferences in 2019.

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Conference Buyer’s Guide: practise healthy mental wellbeing for your next conference

Event Industry News

In our brand-new Conference Buyer’s Guide, we explore the best practices for improving healthy mental wellbeing within the event industry, drawing examples from relevant companies. Available for the next 12 months, our Conference Buyer’s Guide 2019 is free to download and features everything you need to know to organise and host your best conference. To read the full article on wellness at conferences, see here. Conferences.

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Meetings Industry Association reveals the miaList 2019 shortlist

Event Industry News

The Meetings Industry Association (mia) has announced the shortlist for its coveted miaList 2019. The prestigious miaList 2019 will feature 10 names alongside dedicated ‘Leadership’ and ‘Rising Star’ honours. Conference News News

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40 Must-Attend Customer Success Conferences in 2019


Searching for the best customer success conferences to attend in 2019? In 2019, customer success is a big deal. Customer Success Conferences. Let's kick this list off with one of the biggest customer success conferences out there: Pulse by Gainsight. May 7, 2019.

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4 Emergency Preparedness Lessons from ADMEI 2019

Smart Meetings

At ADMEI 2019, the annual gathering of DMCs from around the world, four people who lived through worst-case scenarios in Houston, Puerto Rico, New Orleans and Las Vegas described their experiences—and the lessons learned. Related : ADMEI to Focus on International Impact in 2019.

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30 Must-Attend SaaS Conferences in 2019


There are plenty of SaaS conferences out there. The following list of top 30 SaaS conferences will help you decide. SaaS (short for software as a service) conferences are some of the most popular business gatherings on the planet. SaaS Conferences. March 7, 2019.

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Cyber Privacy One of Top 10 Hospitality Trends of 2019

Smart Meetings

The global hospitality company released its “ Top 10 Meeting Trends for 2019 ” report based on insights gleaned from interactions with event professionals all over the world. “We More : 8 Hotels Boosting Guest Experiences in 2019.

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How to find the best event app in 2019 for me?


Currently, close to half of event organizers already regularly use an app at their events and conferences, and adoption is growing at 30%+ per year. The post How to find the best event app in 2019 for me? The paradox of choice – Too many event apps.

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Event Technology Awards back for 2019

Event Industry News

Organisers of the Event Technology Awards have announced that entries to the 2019 edition will open at midday on Monday 1 st April 2019 and will close at midnight on 31 st May. 250 entries were submitted to last year’s awards and organisers are anticipating even more interest for 2019.

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WEC 2019 Wrap Up: Gamification, Networking Events, & More


This week marks the end of another WEC conference by MPI in Toronto. With educational sessions on social media in the WEC Villages, networking parties, #MeetingsToo sessions, and more, WEC 2019 was a conference not to be missed.

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Off To Work Event Photography Awards 2019 – Winners Unveiled

Event Industry News

The winners of the Off To Work Event Photography Awards 2019 (EPAs) were unveiled on Tuesday 14th May at a highly enjoyable awards evening at No.4 Conference News Exhibition News Featured News

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2019 Event Trends. What to keep an eye out for


Based on my personal experience and the know-how of our event planning partners, I’ve put together a list on what we at Oveit expect to be the 2019 event trends. Let’s have a meaningful and successful 2019. Families with small children – one of the 2019 Event Trends.

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20 Must-Attend Machine Learning Conferences in 2019


Below, we've listed 20 of the top machine learning conferences in 2019. So without further ado, here are the top 20 machine learning conferences in 2019: 1. International Conference on Machine Learning (ICML). Artificial Intelligence Conference. GECCO 2019.

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2019 Blockchain Events: The #1 Guide To Blockchain Conferences


Discover blockchain events and conferences happening throughout the world in 2019 and beyond. Today there are a plethora of blockchain conferences, blockchain networking events and more happening around the world. 2019 Blockchain Conferences. February 2019.

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