Our Favorite Things From CES 2019 – Event Tech Podcast Episode 1

Endless Events

Welcome to another episode of Event Tech Podcast. Our hosts Brandt Krueger of Event Technology Consulting & Will Curran of Endless Events will be talking about their favorite tech from CES 2019. Now, let’s talk tech.

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Going Paperless: Why sustainability at events is no longer a ‘Nice-To-Have’

Event Industry News

Yet we believe there’s something being all too frequently overlooked in this renewed spotlight on sustainability – and it’s often critical to lead capture! This all said, it’s 2019. Event organisers can now look to lead by example in their sector. Brand Events. Event Tech.

Event Tech Live gears up for another record-breaking show

Event Industry News

In just 24 hours, the Event Tech Live (ETL) doors will open to a wave of event professionals, with more exhibitors booking stands than ever before. The addition of Hall 4 includes a brand-new stage – the MarTech Stage – to offer a dedicated area for event marketing technology.

[Webinar] Event Tech Sustainability: Don’t Get Left Behind

Hubb

event roi measurement webinar data analysis event dataGoing green is not only trendy — it is smart. And no, we don’t just mean getting rid of plastic straws!

#IMEX19 Frankfurt Wrap-Up: Sustainability, Dazzling Event Tech, and the Power of Connecting with Attendees

Aventri

If you’re suffering with serious FOMO after missing this year’s IMEX Frankfurt 2019, our Aventri team is here to summarise the hottest talk topics from this year's conference. Event Technology featured

Event Trends for 2019–2020

GEVME

Even if your 2018 events made an incredible impression, in 2019–2020, you should learn how to make these experiences even more memorable and impressive. The top 10 event planning trends in 2019–2020. Improving event check-in. Sustainability is part of the plan.

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Guest blog: Using technology to create more sustainable events

Event Industry News

With the rise of the climate protection movement, the event industry is forced to take a look at certain practices and become more sustainable. Planning a sustainable event covers many aspects such as venue choice, waste reduction & management, resource use, transport and more.

What Did We Think of IMEX America 2019? – Event Brew #003

Endless Events

Because it was an event with so much to unpack, today we’re bringing you the IMEX America 2019 highlights! But this time around, we’re doing it Event Brew style. And of course, featuring some of the most influential hosts working in events.

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The Most Influential Event Tech Trends for 2019 & Beyond – Part 2

e2m.live

Let’s continue with the blog titled The Most Influential Event Tech Trends for 2019 & Beyond which you probably came across a couple of weeks back. Moving forward we would pick up the context just where we left and discuss some more influential event tech trends.

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Guest blog: The event industry gets serious about sustainability

Event Industry News

Social value is an umbrella term used to describe any initiative that makes a positive contribution to society and the environment such as smart resource usage, working with suppliers that are social enterprises, providing good working conditions and environmental sustainability. Demonstrating a commitment to social value, welfare and sustainability is now an integral part of succeeding in the UK event sector. Brand Events. Event Tech. Sporting Events.

Olympia London celebrates long-term commitment to sustainability

Event Industry News

Known as the ‘home of inspirational events’, Olympia London is one of the capital’s busiest venues. In addition to a diverse portfolio of over 220 events, it welcomes more than 1.6 Taking a conscious approach to running events and the long-term future, the venue is firmly established as a sustainability leader. Managing Director Nigel Nathan explains: “Sustainability is at the heart of what we do and we look to lead the way in the event industry.

IMEX America Show Theme: Sustainability Q&A with Gayle Murphy

Aventri

IMEX America has released its show themes for the upcoming exhibition in September 2019, which allow attendees to explore more deeply a particularly important industry trend. This year, the annual session talking points will center on four themes: imagination , experiential , CSR and sustainability, wellness, and event tech. Event Management featured

Bioglitter™ supports project to promote sustainability at festivals

Event Industry News

The manufacturers of eco-friendly glitter brand have thrown their support behind a project to promote sustainability at music festivals. The Show Must Go On 2020 report will essentially be the information resource for music festivals looking to drive greater sustainability at their events.

Budget Increases Are on the Rise in 2019

Smart Meetings

Fifty-six percent of respondents in Eventbrite’s annual Pulse Report said that recruiting attendees for events was one of the top three most challenging part of the planner job in 2018. Event tech continues to grow rapidly. percent in 2019.

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Add sustainability to RFPs urges the Meetings Industry Association

Event Industry News

The Meetings Industry Association (mia) is calling on the sector to include sustainability as a key requirement in requests for proposals (RFP), to help eliminate single-use plastics by 2025. . To date, many organisations have signed the association’s #20PercentLess pledge to eliminate single-use plastics from the industry by 2025, but it believes change could happen sooner if booking agents also underlined the importance of sustainability within their RFPs. Brand Events.

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National Running Show announces Sustainability Policy

Event Industry News

The organisers of The National Running Show have announced a Sustainability Policy for the events taking place in Birmingham and in London. With the award-winning show now preparing for its third and biggest year at Birmingham’s NEC, and looking forward to an inaugural event in London next summer, the aim of the Sustainability Policy is to offset the environmental impact of the event at every stage in the production chain. Brand Events. Event Tech.

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

Eventmobi

The paradox of choice – Too many event apps. Did you know that there are over a hundred different types of event apps currently available in the market? Typically, having a lot of choice is great, but with this much choice, the life of an event planner gets much more complex!

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Event Technology Awards 2019 – Meet the Judges

Event Industry News

Alex Balding, Events Manager at SaaStock. Alex is an Events Manager at SaaStock, a global community of SaaS (software as a service) founders, executives and investors. Read the Event Tech Q&A here. Read the Event Tech Q&A here. Brand Events.

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ICC Birmingham and Amadeus using AI to cut food waste to support sustainability drive

Event Industry News

ICC and Amadeus’ utilisation of Winnow is being run alongside several additional sustainable and eco-friendly initiatives at the city-centre venue, including the usage of new LED lighting, roof-top ‘bee hotels’ and a CHP Generator. The cultural change on waste that the team were able to adopt, based on the Winnow data and the resulting reductions, have set an outstanding benchmark for other events kitchens to follow.” Brand Events. Event Tech.

The Glamping Show 2019 – Review

Event Industry News

thisisglamping @lotusbellezelte #theglampingshow #glamping #events #festivals A post shared by BedFerret (@ferretingforbeds) on Sep 22, 2019 at 3:44am PDT. A post shared by Amberlair (@amberlair) on Sep 26, 2019 at 3:49am PDT. Brand Events. Event Tech.

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‘Green Sziget’ sustainability programme aims to achieve 50% recycling rate on waste

Event Industry News

2019 sees Sziget launch its ‘Green Sziget’ sustainability programme, aiming to minimise its potential negative impact on the natural world. . With a dedicated approach towards raising awareness for environmental sustainability during the lead up, duration and break down of the festival, Sziget has determined five important key areas of impact creating a strategic sustainability practice applicable to each area. Brand Events. Event Tech.

BMA House shortlisted at both London Venue Awards & Hire Space Awards 2019

Event Industry News

BMA House – modern events with heritage. The venue has been shortlisted for ‘Best CSR’ for the London Venue Awards and ‘Greenest Venue’ and ‘Best Conference Venue’ for the Hire Space Awards 2019. Whether it’s a conference , social event or wedding, we have a true history of hospitality.

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The Top 11 Things to Do in Vegas While at IMEX America 2019

Aventri

With a schedule packed with sessions focusing on imagination, event tech, wellness, experiential, and sustainability, and so many things to do in America’s Playground, attendees will have to make the prioritize Vegas’s must-see attractions.

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Call to action for event industry to collaborate in initiative as part of United Nations Sustainable Goal Summit

Event Industry News

Event industry professionals across the globe are being urged to take part in a vital initiative this month: “Engaging the global event industry with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.”. Back in March 2019, 1.3 Brand Events. Event Tech.

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Events Industry Council to announce major new initiatives for sustainability in the events industry

Event Industry News

The Events Industry Council (EIC) is demonstrating its commitment to driving bold change in the global events industry with major announcements to be made at IMEX America related to the acceleration of sustainable practices in our industry. The announcements will also demonstrate a stronger alignment by the events industry to achieve the UN Sustainable Development Goals. Events Industry Council Press Conference IMEX America, Press Center. Brand Events.

Takeaways from a Multi-Event Organizing Event?-?INDICA 2019

Hubilo Blog

Hubilo has evolved as one of the most compatible event management software providers to several types of events happening all around the world. Clients in the events industry have numerous requirements of all kinds which need to be met by the vendors. . Event Tech Event Updates

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GL events UK delivers expanded infrastructure for Hay Festival 2019

Event Industry News

Hay Festival enjoyed another successful event last month, with GL events UK delivering increased infrastructure, contributing to another memorable visitor experience for the thousands of attendees that came to the festival. Brand Events. Event Tech. Sporting Events.

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Behind the scenes at Shambala 2019

Event Industry News

Event Industry News was invited to the rolling countryside of Northamptonshire to visit the friendly faces behind Shambala. Over a two-decade period, the ranks of the music event have swollen to accommodate a hungry 15,000-strong fanbase. Organisers have agreed that, while 15,000 is a sustainable and profitable size, there is no need to push for a bigger event. Sustainability. Brand Events. Event Tech. Sporting Events.

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Takeaways From a Biennial Global Event: Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit 2019

Hubilo Blog

Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit 2019 is the 9th edition of Vibrant Gujarat which was first conceptualized in 2003. The event was 3 days long starting from 18th January till 20th January. Glimpses of VGGS 2019. A global event accompanied with a tradeshow and exhibition.

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Our Favorite Events From 2018 – #EventIcons Episode 137

Endless Events

If you follow #EventIcons you know our hosts travel the world and see so many epic events. Today our hosts are sharing their favorite events from 2018 with us. They will discuss what makes a great event, and highlights from the many events they attended this year.

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IBTM World reveals first details of 2019 Association Programme

Event Industry News

IBTM has revealed first details of its 2019 Association Programme, which takes place on the afternoon of 19 November – the first day of IBTM World, in Barcelona. Created in partnership with the Association of Association Executives (AAE), the programmeincludes eight topical sessions addressing some of the key challenges facing association event organisers. The afternoon concludes with Associations Connect, a peer-to-peer networking event, in association with ICCA. Event Tech.

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How Travel Changes Us

SmartMeetings

A newly released Incentive Research Foundation 2019 Trends Study showed that incentive travel is an increasing priority in a world where acquisitions are creating bigger companies, and getting teams producing together quickly is essential to making the deal pencil out.

Portable Toilets Ltd “proud” to work with All Points East 2019

Event Industry News

Effectively a six-day musical festival spanning across two consecutive weekends, with a free-to-access four-day community event in the middle, All Points East brought some of the world’s biggest artists to East London earlier this year, and PTL were there to help them deliver it! Brand Events.

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Exploring IMEX America's Show Themes: Imagination

Aventri

IMEX America has released its show themes for the upcoming exhibition in September 2019, which allow attendees to explore more deeply a particularly important industry trend. Learn why IMEX chose Imagination as a Talking Point for 2019 and what it means for you.

Leading international festivals signed ‘Green Deal Circular Festivals’ at ADE Green 2019

Event Industry News

The Green Deal is an initiative of the Dutch Ministry of Infrastructure and Water Management and Green Events International. The participating festivals collectively committed to sharing knowledge and developing circular solutions for the international event industry. The festival organisers collectively want to set the standard for sustainability in the event industry. The decor for the kick-off was ADE Green; the sub conference of Amsterdam Dance Event.

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Event Marketing from a Perspective of Event Influencer?-?Q&A with Nick Borelli

Hubilo Blog

With the ever-growing dynamic event industry we work with, it becomes a need to keep up with the trends, to highlight the success stories and achievements of event professionals. Let’s hear a version from a renowned event marketing influencer?—? before the event begins.

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Broadcaster and Author June Sarpong MBE Announced as MC and Closing Keynote at Cvent CONNECT Europe 2019

Event Industry News

The industry-leading event technology conference hosted by Cvent will take place 14-16 October at the InterContinental London – The O2. More than 1,000 meeting, event and hospitality professionals are set to attend this year. Brand Events. Event Tech.

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Exploring IMEX America's Show Themes: Experiential Events Q&A with Natasha Miller

Aventri

IMEX America has released its show themes for the upcoming exhibition in September 2019, which allow attendees to explore more deeply a particularly important industry trend. This year, the annual session talking points will center on four themes: imagination, experiential, wellness, CSR and sustainability, and event tech. Event Marketing featured

Southbank Centre announces new list of approved suppliers for venue hire

Event Industry News

The UK’s largest arts centre offers a range of spaces for events and has a carefully selected list of suppliers to work across all three buildings on a 17-acre central London site. We have seen ambitious stage designs for events such as TEDX London and the BAFTA TV Awards. . Event Tech.

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IMEX America Session Preview: Events & Social Media with Mike Burns & Alex Plaxen

Aventri

IMEX America has released its show themes for the upcoming exhibition in September 2019, which allow attendees to explore more deeply a particularly important industry trend. This year, the annual session talking points will center on a variety of themes: imagination , experiential, CSR, sustainability , wellness, and event tech. Event Marketing featured