Are Your Speakers Speaking to Speakers?

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We refer to these conferences as meetings of speakers speaking to speakers. If your conference has the “speakers speaking to speakers” model, the primary avenue for growth has been to make room for more speaking slots or add to the poster-board footprint.

How to Get Speakers to Use Live Polling and Q&A


A base station would pick up the votes and feed them into the speaker’s laptop, where a plugin for PowerPoint would compile them and display them on the main screen. Share insights with your audience on the spot to engage them further and give feedback to your speakers right away.

Creating an Agenda for Event Speakers


To run an event successfully, you need to prepare a good event program and an event speaker’s agenda—a schedule or protocol for speakers about what they will say and how they will act on the stage, etc. Reasons to create an agenda for event speakers.

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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Does Your Speaker Agreement Include These 3 Things?


Without a doubt, booking a speaker can take your event to the next level! This is the agreement that is securing both you and the speaker throughout the process, after all. event planner speaker agreement contract

13 Sites to Source Quality Conference Guest Speakers

Tito Blog | An Event Blog for Organisers

Sourcing conference guest speakers can be quite the challenge, especially if you’re trying to reach out to as diverse a pool of potential presenters as possible. On the site you’ll find 480 speakers to choose from (at time of writing). 3) Great Black Speakers.

9 Tech Tools Professional Speakers Should Master


Standing out as a professional speaker is about more than just presenting good info. Speakers today are charged with a lot of interactive and social media […]. The post 9 Tech Tools Professional Speakers Should Master by Evenium appeared first on [link].

Why switching to active learning is hard — and worth it

Conferences that Work

A September 2019 research study published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences clearly illustrates why switching to active learning is hard — and worth it! Superstar lecturers and motivational speakers.

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How to Pitch Your Target Speakers


For most planners, speakers and presenters are a huge part of the puzzle. It can be a challenge to find and book the perfect match for your event, so we’ve outlined seven steps you can take to pitch to your target speakers. What attracts people to events?

Find and Secure Memorable Event Speakers With This Free Template


Your ability to find and secure event speakers is crucial to your success. Choose your speakers wisely and they will add their credibility and reputation to your event. But finding and securing speakers for events is not always easy.

How to Make Event Speakers


At the end of the day, the success of an event or meeting depends largely on the delicate relationship between event planners and speakers. At first, an event planner and a speaker get to know each other to see if there is any interest.

6 Event Highlights from ASAE Annual Meeting & Exposition 2019


EventMobi attended this year’s 2019 ASAE Annual Meeting & Exposition in Columbus, Ohio. In fact, that was the main theme of ASAE 2019. The speakers, Jeremy Heimans and Henry Timms, also kept the pace up. Related Resources: [Blog] How to Find the Best Event App in 2019. The post 6 Event Highlights from ASAE Annual Meeting & Exposition 2019 appeared first on EventMobi.

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9 Standout Keynote Speakers to Watch


Booking keynote speakers is a high-impact event decision that’s loaded with risk. 9 Keynote Speakers You Want at Your Event. Lisa Bodell Speaker Reel. Here’s a classic post from Seth with tips for event professionals who hire speakers – The Secret of the Five Top.

How To Tell If a Speaker Will Be a Good Fit


The right speaker will add a great deal of value to your event. Of course, even the most hard-to-get, A-list speaker might not actually be the best match for your brand or event. How can you tell if a speaker will be a good fit?

Call for Speakers: What Do Event Professionals Need to Know This Year?


BizBash is looking for a diverse group of speakers who can [link] are the hot topics in events this year?

How to use your speakers to better market your event

Event Industry News

Conferences, exhibitions, brand activations, seminars, workshops – we employ speakers for a wide selection of events. Speakers can present you with a broader reach and wider engagement. Ask your speakers to remember to tag your company or ‘check-in’ to your event.

Using Instagram to Advertise Your Event in 2019


Do you have your keynote speakers finalized and ready to be announced to the world? The post Using Instagram to Advertise Your Event in 2019 appeared first on EventMobi Since Instagram is a picture based platform, it is the perfect place to advertise your event.

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What True Learning Is at Participant-Centered Conferences

Velvet Chainsaw

In contrast, speaker-centric conferences emphasize subject matter experts and their knowledge. Speakers are often rapid-fire and try to cover too much content, causing participants to reach a cognitive load limit.

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Any questions? Rethinking traditional Q&A

Conferences that Work

Event design conversation discussion fishbowl fishbowl sandwich lectures participation presentation Q&A questions speakerHow often have you heard “Any questions?” ” at the end of a conference session?

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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. Say there’s an international event speaker that will guarantee those registrations come rolling in. 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.

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How to Choose the Right Speakers for Your Conference


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Best Event Management Software of 2019

Planning Pod

Communications – For event collaboration and communication via email and text messaging among team members, contractors, vendors and speakers as well as with attendees. Speaker and Presenter Management. Summary: Learn about what event management software tools to look for.

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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.

Speaker Presentation Tips to Get a Standing Ovation


In a world where the newest BuzzFeed quiz beckons or time is ticking down to the next HQ Trivia question, event speakers find themselves struggling to get and keep attendees’ attention. The post Speaker Presentation Tips to Get a Standing Ovation appeared first on Evenium Blog.

Meet Four Speakers from EMPOWER NYC


In a recent study we analyzed event data from thousands of events over the past five years and discovered that the nearly 70% of speakers at events are male. Get to know a few of these speakers below. For more information on our speakers and content, check out the EMPOWER agenda.

How to Hire a Speaker for Your Event


When planning a corporate event, like a conference or seminar, choosing the right speaker is key. Decide what you need the speaker for, then follow these tips to hire a speaker for your event. Your budget can narrow down your options for speakers.

TIP! - Get More Out of Speakers at Your Event


A good speaker takes your event to the next level. But how do you get the most out of the speakers you hire

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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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. Our speakers shared many interesting insights about marketing, personalization, and event success.

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The workshop that wasn’t

Conferences that Work

The speaker said, this will be interactive because no one wants to listen to me talk for four hours. Speakers (and the folks that concoct conference programs) decide to jazz up the description of a broadcast-style session by calling it a workshop.

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


As an example, if one of your drivers is to eliminate paper costs then make sure that that you have all the materials digitized and uploaded it to the event app including speaker notes, presentations and other supporting materials. The post How to find the best event app in 2019 for me?

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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. This directory aims to help you find the right blockchain event to attend in 2019 and beyond. 2019 Blockchain Conferences. February 2019. March 2019. April 2019.

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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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Backlash to All-Women Speaker Lineup at Science Conference

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Today, on International Women’s Day, we look at one conference that recently came under fire for going too far in trying to make up the difference — by featuring only women scientists as speakers. We just wanted to show it is possible to have 100-percent women speakers,” she said.

5 Accessibility and Inclusion Events in 2019 & 2020

Tito Blog | An Event Blog for Organisers

The organisers hope that it’ll provide a place where folks can learn from the speakers they’ve selected and the community they’ll attract as to how they can improve their company cultures. Date : September 29th, 2019. Date : November 16th & 17th, 2019.

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Tips on Finding the Right Speakers for Your Events

Special Events

The speaker you bring on can make or break your event--here are expert tips on finding the right one

Keynote speakers announced for The Meetings Show

Event Industry News

A digital pioneer and former SAS operative have been named as the keynote speakers at The Meetings Show 2019. The show’s education programme will open with a fascinating talk from Colin Maclachlan, star of Channel Four’s reality drama ‘SAS: Who Dares Wins’ and Channel 5’s ‘Secrets of the SAS’.

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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6 Events for Business Owners in 2019 & 2020

Tito Blog | An Event Blog for Organisers

To help you get among that community, we’ve put together a collection of events for business owners in 2019 and 2020, beginning with: 1) South Summit CDMX 2019. 2) Funding & Scaling September 2019. 3) FallUp 2019. Dates : September 18th & 19th, 2019.

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