The Future of Event Planning: The 2020 Vision

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From unbelievable event technology to a revitalized focus on personalized learning environments and attendees’ work/life balance, the future of event planning in 2020 looks bright. The post The Future of Event Planning: The 2020 Vision by Omnience appeared first on [link].

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The Future of Event Planning: The 2020 Vision

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From unbelievable event technology to a revitalized focus on personalized learning environments and attendees’ work/life balance, the future of event planning in 2020 looks bright. The post The Future of Event Planning: The 2020 Vision by Omnience appeared first on [link].

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October 2, 2018: R.N.C. to Hold 2020 Convention in Charlotte in Late August, Las Vegas Memorializes One-Year Anniversary of Festival Shooting, Kanye West, Justin Timberlake, and Childish Gambino Are the Rumored 2019 Coachella Headliners

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TO HOLD 2020 CONVENTION IN CHARLOTTE IN LATE AUGUST: The Republican National Committee has announced it will hold R.N.C.

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August 28, 2018: SAG and P.G.A. Awards Set 2020 Awards Dates In Advance of Early Oscars, Hotels Lack Security Protections from U.S. Government, Bride Cancels Wedding After Guests Refuse to Pay $1,500 Fee

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AWARDS SET 2020 AWARDS DATES IN ADVANCE OF EARLY OSCARS: The Producers Guild of America has SAG AND P.G.A.

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GL events UK to deliver The Open into 2020

Event Industry News

The post GL events UK to deliver The Open into 2020 appeared first on Event Industry News. GL events has extended a partnership with The R&A that will see the business deliver seating at The Open for the next four years.

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Bristol Arena planned for 2020 as council parts ways with preferred tenderer

Event Industry News

Bristol Arena is still going ahead after a recent project review and should be open by autumn 2020, says Bristol Mayor Marvin Rees. The post Bristol Arena planned for 2020 as council parts ways with preferred tenderer appeared first on Event Industry News.

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“Blackpool is Booming” campaign gets boost with major national conference in 2020

Event Industry News

The GMB will stage its annual congress in the brand new state-of-the-art conference centre in June 2020, bringing more than 1,000 delegates over five days. The post “Blackpool is Booming” campaign gets boost with major national conference in 2020 appeared first on Event Industry News.

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September 26, 2018: Immigrant Rights Activists Protest Saleforce’s Dreamforce Convention, How a Tech Company Plans to Make Concerts More Accessible for Deaf Attendees, Tokyo 2020 Olympics Seeks 80,000 Unpaid Volunteers

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IMMIGRANT RIGHTS ACTIVISTS PROTEST SALEFORCE?'S 'S DREAMFORCE CONVENTION: To protest the detention of asylum seekers at the U.S. border, immigrants

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Try New Event Ideas For 2018: Create a Roadshow, Book Underrated Venues, Create a Unique Event Experience

Endless Events

As we kick off 2018, we’re excited to discover a lot of new event ideas for 2018 to energize our event planning.

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How Augmented Reality Will Revolutionize Events by 2020

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The post How Augmented Reality Will Revolutionize Events by 2020 appeared first on Certain Inc.

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June 5, 2017: Ariana Grande Leads Uplifting Manchester Benefit Concert, Toyota Wants a Flying Car to Light 2020 Olympic Flame, Bumble Opens Live Space for Dating

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ARIANA GRANDE LEADS UPLIFTING MANCHESTER BENEFIT CONCERT: Less than two weeks after a deadly terrorist attack that killed 22

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What Job Skills Will You Need in 2020?

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By 2020, creativity will be one of the top three job skills most in demand, along with complex problem-solving and critical thinking. The report compared jobs skills that were projected to be in demand in 2020 with those considered most important in 2015.

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Marriott Expanding in Las Vegas, Giving Back to Employees

Smart Meetings

New JW Marriott and Edition to Tower over The Strip by 2020. Marriott says it will open The Drew Las Vegas, which will house The Strip’s first JW Marriott and the Las Vegas debut of its high-end Edition brand, in 2020. Marriott International is the talk again.

June 12, 2017: L.G.B.T. Equality Marches Offer a Mix of Anger and Pride, Tony Awards Opt for Comedy Over Politics, New Sports at 2020 Olympics to Attract Younger Audience and Add More Female Athletes

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L.G.B.T. EQUALITY MARCHES OFFER A MIX OF ANGER AND PRIDE: Pride celebrations in Washington and Los Angeles on Sunday

Self-driving Cars: Will They Change The World For Eventprofs?

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With automakers pledging to have fully autonomous cars on the road by 2020, increasing productivity and limiting the number of accidents – what could this mean for event planners? Cars that can drive without a human in the driver’s seat have been in development for almost a century.

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Hotel’s Key to Success: Create Experiences, Deliver Satisfaction

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Specialists confirm that the hotel industry is going through a period of unprecedented, irreversible change and, following their predictions, it will look distinctly different in 2020 than it does today.

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5 Types of Millennials that Will Kill Your Networking Events

Eventtia

According to PWC, by 2020, millennials will […]. Yesterday’s consumers of YouTube pranks and Instagrammable avocado toasts have become today’s executives, entrepreneurs, and high-qualified professionals.

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drp hosts Worcester Stands Tall auction

Event Industry News

The auction was in aid of the local St Richards Hospice’s Build 2020 Appeal. The ‘Build 2020’ project is a £5.3m To find out more about St Richard’s Hospice and to show support for its Build 2020 Appeal, visit www.strichards.org.uk.

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Caesars and Jimmy Kimmel To Open Comedy Club at The Linq

Smart Meetings

In 2020, it will be directly connected via skybridge to the new, 550,000-square-foot Caesars FORUM, which will have 300,000 sq. Caesars Entertainment is partnering with late-night talk show host Jimmy Kimmel to open Jimmy Kimmel’s Comedy Club at The LINQ Promenade in Las Vegas in spring, 2019.

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The Rise of the Gig Economy and What It Means for Conferences

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According to Forbes, by 2020, 50 percent of the U.S. Work and life are transforming at a rapid rate.

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Grass Roots awarded three-year Sibos contract

Event Industry News

Grass Roots will provide these services for Sibos’ annual events in Toronto 2017, Sydney 2018, London 2019 and Boston 2020.

Exhibition Centre Liverpool confirms series of new shows

Event Industry News

FPS has extended its existing three year deal confirming additional years 2019 and 2020 […]. Exhibition Centre Liverpool has confirmed a series of consumer and trade shows, including multi-year deals.

Hilton to open first hotel at Silverstone Race Circuit

Event Industry News

Hilton Garden Inn Silverstone will overlook the starting grid at the iconic race circuit when it opens in 2020. The 197 guest room hotel, which is due to open in 2020, will include a rooftop terrace and offer raceday hospitality experiences for all the major sporting events held at the venue.

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ICC Birmingham announces three-year deal with SAP User Group

Event Industry News

The ICC has secured a deal with the UK & Ireland SAP User Group that will bring its annual conference – UKISUG Connect – to the Birmingham based venue for 2019, 2020 and 2021.

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Up and Coming in Anaheim

Smart Meetings

Set to open in 2020, the seven-story The Westin Anaheim Resort will feature 613 stylish guestrooms including 101 suites, three restaurants, two bars including a rooftop lounge overlooking Disneyland’s nightly fireworks, a resort-style pool and a marketplace.

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Blackout first in Trailblazer double

Event Industry News

The Trailblazer Live Event Rigging Apprenticeship, part of the governments’ Trailblazer scheme encouraging three million new apprentices by 2020, was launched by the […].

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Los Angeles is the New Sports Capital of the World

Smart Meetings

The Los Angeles Sports and Entertainment Commission has been working diligently to build up Los Angeles’ reputation as a sports mecca; they’ve recently won bids for the MLB All-Star Game in 2020, the Super Bowl LVI in 2022, and the College Football Playoff National Championship Game in 2023.

Breaking New Ground in Oklahoma City

PCMA Convene

Groundbreaking photo courtesy Oklahoma City CVB A rendering of the Oklahoma City Convention Center, scheduled to be completed in 2020.

How To Use Video For Event Marketing: Before, During, and After

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With video predicted to account for 79% of global internet traffic by 2020, it's a form of media that event organisers need to use to promote events. The post How To Use Video For Event Marketing: Before, During, and After appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog.

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Rigging industry successfully trials Live Event Trailblazer Apprenticeship

Event Industry News

The Live Event Rigging Apprenticeship, part of the governments’ Trailblazer scheme encouraging three million new apprentices by 2020, has been developed by the National Rigging Advisory Group (NRAG) to provide […].

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Manchester Central is venue of choice for national associations

Event Industry News

The British Orthodontic Society (BOS) has also committed to bring its annual conference to the north of England’s leading conference and events venue in 2020. The Manchester Central team is great and very organised, so this, alongside the popularity of the venue amongst our delegates and speakers, led us to choosing Manchester Central to host our 2020 conference – we are really looking forward to returning!”.

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Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort to Add Hotel Designed for Groups

Smart Meetings

A business center, 90-seat restaurant, 50-seat lounge, upscale craft-cocktail lobby bar , grab-and-go market and health club will also be included at the 14-story hotel tower, which is scheduled to open in the fall of 2020, with group bookings slated to begin on March 1, 2021.

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Breaking Brand News from #IMEX18

Smart Meetings

Work on both projects is expected to be completed by 2020, when the Super Bowl comes to town. From Visit Dubai : An entirely new district focused on mobility, sustainability and opportunity is being developed in advance of World Expo 2020, when 25 million visitors are expected.

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5 Key Ways to Improve Onsite Experience with Event Tech

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While the price and quality of a product are the defining factors impacting buyer decisions today, personalised experiences will be the most important factor by 2020. One of the fundamental shifts that is happening in the events industry today is a shift from passive to engaged experiences.

IMEX Will Move to Mandalay Bay in 2021

Smart Meetings

The Sands Expo team have been wonderfully supportive partners since well before our inaugural show in 2011 and we are looking forward to four more successful shows working with them, through 2020,” said Ray Bloom, founder and chairman of the event. 2020 Sept.

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Breaking New Ground in Oklahoma City

PCMA Convene

Groundbreaking photo courtesy Oklahoma City CVB A rendering of the Oklahoma City Convention Center, scheduled to be completed in 2020.

Event Tech Live Replay: How AT&T created digital experiences at Mobile World Congress

Event Industry News

billion by 2020. The virtual reality (VR) software market is predicted to be worth $24.5 Filmed in front of a capacity crowd on the main stage at Event Tech Live 2016, Zara Kerwood, Digital Project Manager for George P Johnson (GPJ), and Dan Frith, the company’s VR Designer, detail 10 ‘top tips’ to preparing a […]. The post Event Tech Live Replay: How AT&T created digital experiences at Mobile World Congress appeared first on Event Industry News.

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Up and Coming in Anaheim

Smart Meetings

Set to open in 2020, the seven-story The Westin Anaheim Resort will feature 613 stylish guestrooms including 101 suites, three restaurants, two bars including a rooftop lounge overlooking Disneyland’s nightly fireworks, a resort-style pool and a marketplace.

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New York Plans for “Monumental” 2019

Connect Your Meetings

The city’s hotel supply stands at 117,300 guest rooms and through 2020, the pipeline includes another 121 properties across the five boroughs, bringing total rooms to at least 138,000. billion redevelopment will add a one-million-square-foot terminal and other changes appearing from 2020 to 2022, while a $34 million improvement of Stewart International Airport will be completed by 2021. As the city that never sleeps, New York is always busy.

Smart Meeting Speaker: ‘Gig Economy’ Requires Multiple Ways of Engaging People

Smart Meetings

Speaking to planners and suppliers at The Jung Hotel , Mizrahi—an instructor in digital marketing at the University of California, Irvine CE—said that surveys show that the independent workforce, which now consists of some 27 percent of the American population, could increase to 50 percent by 2020.

Natural Green Creative Spaces at Farnborough International Airshow

Event Industry News

We are very much looking forward to working with the organisers, exhibitors and agencies at the 2020 Farnborough Airshow and other events in the future.

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7 Smart Moves—at Experience Columbus, Casa Velas and More

Smart Meetings

Gillian Officer Te Pae, Christchurch Convention Centre, which will open in New Zealand in 2020, hired Officer as director of sales. Duane Gibson Experience Columbus welcomed Gibson as director of Washington, D.C., regional sales.

Loews Hotels & Co.: 24 Hotels and Growing

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Loews Kansas City, opening in the first quarter of 2020, will have 800 guest rooms and more than 60,000 square feet of meeting space. Louis will open in the first quarter of 2020. Headquartered in New York City, Loews Hotels & Co.