The Future of Event Planning: The 2020 Vision


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


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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NAB Will Shift Exhibit Schedule in 2020

PCMA Convene

Radio Technology. The association is changing a big part of its show structure for the first time in decades. Radio World ). Read More. News Junkie Places & Spaces

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Three Cities Are Competing to Host 2020 Democratic Convention

PCMA Convene

The battle to host the convention, set for July 2020, has become more intense, with focus on, among other things, which city has the best hotels and convention accommodations. Associated Press.

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IMG appointed Exclusive Sales Agent for UEFA EURO 2020™ Official Hospitality

Event Industry News

IMG, a global leader in sports, events, media and fashion, has been appointed as the exclusive sales agent for UEFA EURO 2020 Official Hospitality in England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland and Republic of Ireland. Official Hospitality packages for UEFA EURO 2020 will be marketed to customers residing in these countries uniquely through IMG. for the commercialisation of UEFA EURO 2020 Official Hospitality.

Milwaukee Wins Tight Race to Host the 2020 Democratic National Convention

PCMA Convene

Democrats have chosen the city on Lake Michigan as the site of their nominating convention to be held in the summer of 2020. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel ). Read More. News Junkie Places & Spaces

New Las Vegas Convention Center to Open in 2020

PCMA Convene

Las Vegas Review. The 315,000-sq.-ft. facility will provide exhibit space for meetings and events displaced by the 2017 closure of Cashman Center. ( Las Vegas Review-Journal ). Read More. News Junkie Places & Spaces

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Central Hall Westminster pledges to increase charity donations by 2020 following fifth record year

Event Industry News

This will represent a 21% rise in donations to charity by 2020. Having solidified its reputation as central London’s largest conferencing and events venue, it aims to grow revenues further by 2020 to £8.3

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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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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


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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Veni, Vidi, Vinci: Caesars Forum Hits Another Milestone

Smart Meetings

The casino-hospitality giant Caesars Entertainment announced a construction milestone today for the $375 million, 550,000-square-foot conference facility opening in 2020—the setting of the first steel truss, which takes the Forum past the groundbreaking stage, above ground and into the public eye.

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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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June 9, 2017: Super Bowl Will Be Liquor-Free Until at Least 2020, How Trump May Impact the Emmys, U.K. Officials Call for Drug Safety Testing at Music Festivals


SUPER BOWL WILL BE LIQUOR-FREE UNTIL AT LEAST 2020: The N.F.L. recently lifted a longstanding ban on liquor advertisements

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


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

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What Job Skills Will You Need in 2020?

PCMA Convene

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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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


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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Marriott Expanding in Las Vegas, Giving Back to Employees


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.

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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


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

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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


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

Las Vegas Hard Rock Hotel to Go Dark for Four Months in Virgin Renovations

PCMA Convene

The re-launch and renaming of the property should take hold in the first half of 2020, following an eight-month renovation during which the resort will be closed for four months. ( Las Vegas Now.

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5 Types of Millennials that Will Kill Your Networking Events


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


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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5G in the Event Space

PCMA Convene

Though 2020 is the year that 5G’s global standard will release, 2019 will see commercial advances in 5G, which we see in the United States and areas of Asia already,” Telenor reported late last year.

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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

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Trending Now: An insight into the hottest event trends

Event Industry News

The 2020 Tokyo Olympics and 2020 Dubai World Expo will both include robots at their events. Robots will shuttle luggage, hail taxis and provide translation services at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. By Sherrif Karamat, PCMA President and CEO . Business events professionals must reliably deliver the most innovative ideas to engage delegates and delight clients, or they risk being outdone by more pioneering competitors.

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The Event Planner’s Guide to Paris Venues


With 12,000 new guest rooms being added to Paris by 2020, in addition to other developments in transportation and venues, Paris is a perfect city to host your next meeting or event.

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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.

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


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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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.

How to Maximize and Build Event Success with Video Marketing


Consider these facts: By the year 2020, online videos are expected to count for 80% of all internet traffic. One of the biggest benefits of event marketing comes down to the here and now of an event day; it’s all about the meet and greets, networking, and face-to-face interactions.

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Marriott Says ‘Full Speed Ahead’ to Meetings at Sea

Smart Meetings

Marriott International is expanding experiential options for groups in 2020 with the launch of The Ritz-Carlton Yacht Collection , a fleet of three floating hotels custom-built for cruising. Demand has been high, with full buy-outs for 2020 already sold out.

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Report from IAEE: The Future of NOLA’s Meeting Scene

Smart Meetings

The park is slated to be fully open by 2020 and will feature a transportation center (scheduled to open in 2019) connected to the convention center via a covered walkway as well as outdoor entertainment spaces, seating areas, water features and public art. Participants in IAEE Expo!

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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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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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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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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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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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8 Technologies That Will Make Events Stand Out in 2019


billion by 2020, up from $1.65 This is understandable, given that “50% of all searches will be voice searches by 2020, according to comScore.”. Back in 2015, I introduced five trends I expected would have a major impact on making events stand out.

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Mobile is the Cornerstone of the Modern Customer Experience

CXApp Blog - Events

It’s no wonder that by 2020, more than 40 percent of all data analytics projects will have some relation to customer experience. Executive briefing centers are designed to bring together the right people, in the right room to propel the customer lifecycle forward at any stage.

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