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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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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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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Conference Reform Requires Cultivating Leaders With Moral Purpose To Make A Difference

Velvet Chainsaw

Many conferences are stuck in the rut of legacy routines, age-old rituals and cloned programming. Conference organizers and its advisors replicate the past maintaining the traditions and well-established procedures of yesteryear. Conference Reform Requires These Leadership Traits.

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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.

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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?

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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EMPOWER NYC 2019 was an incredible event with over 100 attendees and 20 speakers—all focused on highlighting diversity, inclusion, and the power of in-person connections. Alongside EMPOWER TLV 2019, the NYC event has given us a lot to think about as a company.

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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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All About Events 2019 conference: Maintaining good working practices for event professionals

Event Industry News

The inaugural All about events conference is taking place on Tuesday 16 th July 2019, etc Venues Monument, London. This one-day conference is aimed at event professionals currently working in the industry and looking to equip themselves with the insight and know how to input good working practices into their own role in the events industry. Conference News Featured News

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Event Technology Awards reveal first group of 2019 judges

Event Industry News

Organisers of the Event Technology Awards have revealed the first group of judges for the 2019 event, and it reads like a ‘who’s who’ of the event industry. I’m delighted to say that the 2019 judging panel perfectly reflects the criteria.”.

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The Art of the Follow-up: How to Build Relationships From Conferences


It might seem like conferences are an ideal place to do business, with so many people in attendance and the high potential for interpersonal interaction. But the reality is, very few deals or sales actually happen because of the lack of opportunity to build relationships from conferences.

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Nomination deadline for miaList 2019 is extended

Event Industry News

Thanks to popular demand, the Meetings Industry Association (mia) is extending the nomination deadline for the miaList 2019. The miaList 2019 will feature 10 names on its roll of honour. Conference News 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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Free-Agent, Lisa Block, Joins Velvet Chainsaw

Velvet Chainsaw

Lisa will join our team just in time for opening day – April 2, 2019 – as Executive Vice President, Conference Strategy & Design. During her tenure, the Annual Conference (SHRM’s signature event) has grown to attract over 22,000 participants and more than 700 exhibiting companies.

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AWE opens 2019 nominations for Hall Of Fame Recognition Program

Event Industry News

has opened 2019 nominations for its Hall of Fame Recognition Program, hosted by the AWE Awards Committee. IMEX America 2019. The winners will be announced in July 2019 by the AWE leadership team on ?Facebook IMEX America 2019. “We Conference News NewsThe Association for Women in Events (AWE)? Now running in its third year, the programme partners with IMEX America, who will sponsor each winner with U.S. flights and accommodation for ?IMEX

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Chatbot-First Event Management Software for Time- and IT-Starved Conference Organizers


Event management software (EMS), which automates the tasks associated with planning a conference, has been available for at least a quarter century. Event chatbots, conversational interfaces that allow attendees to ask and receive information about a conference using the text messaging capabilities of smartphones, make sense as an extension of an event management system. Sava Events, for example, connects whole pages of conference content to the chatbot with a click.

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Event Branding: The 2019 Guide


Learn how to craft a solid and consistent event brand that will wow sponsors, attendees and partners in 2019. In this guide we will take a look at everything you need to know about event branding in 2019 and beyond.

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Top 20 SaaS conferences in US and Canada to attend in 2019


Let’s check what are top conferences in US and Canada to attend in 2019. How to choose the right SaaS conference to attend. Choosing the right conference to participate is a complex task. TOP 20 Saas conferences in the US and Canada to attend in 2019. #1

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Historic Bristol theatre launches new conference packages

Event Industry News

Following on from the multi-million-pound redevelopment, Bristol Old Vic theatre has launched it’s Day Delegate Rate packages for those looking to host conferences in the Grade 1 listed Coopers’ Hall, which sits as the star of the event spaces in the venue. Conference News Featured News

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