Key Takeaways from PCMA’s Convening Leaders 2020

Velvet Chainsaw

The post Key Takeaways from PCMA’s Convening Leaders 2020 appeared first on Velvet Chainsaw. Conference Networking central hub central zone Convening Leaders finding your tribe networking PCMA Professional Convention Management Association

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Top 2020 Event Conferences


The events industry has been behind some of the most innovative tech conferences in the past decade. Opening the doors for new business prospects, these conferences are places where the top professionals meet and showcase their innovative concepts and bold theories for the future.

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How to entwine content and connection during an online conference

Conferences that Work

How can we entwine content and connection during an online conference? During a MeetingsCommunity (MeCo) discussion thread “ Networking at conferences ” last week, Sharon Fisher posted this. We made it available at every break in the conference program.

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2020 Virtual Event Trends

Endless Events

Who would have known that 2020 would go down as one of the most influential years- if not the most influential year- for virtual events in history? We surveyed hundreds of #Eventprofs to weigh in on the hottest virtual event trends for 2020.

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CMOs Pivot to Virtual Engagements to Drive Business in the COVID Economy

Speaker: Mike Damphousse, Managing Partner of Category Design Advisors and Founder of Green Leads

Business as we know it is never going to be the same. Working from home has become the norm, conferences and meetings are going online, marketing budgets are being shifted, reduced or put on hold – it's time to adapt. Join this insightful and informative webinar with Mike Damphousse, Managing Partner of Category Design Advisors and Founder of Green Leads, who will discuss how businesses can be resilient during these challenging times.

Monetizing Your Virtual Conference When Competing with Free

Velvet Chainsaw

The dynamics that we’re seeing impact conferences and their business models are very similar to the Freemium movement we experienced way back in 2009. Go ahead and read Seth’s post and then come back for the linkage to conference monetization.

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Top 30 Conferences for Women in 2020


From tech to finance to media—here's a look at 30 of the best conferences for women in 2020. These conferences span a diverse array of industries—from finance to media to tech. Here's a look at 30 of the best conferences for women in 2020. WECode 2020.

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Virtual Conferences and Events: The 2020 Guide


Welcome to your guide on virtual events in 2020 and beyond. Discover best practices for launching a virtual conference, aligning with your organization, identifying key metrics and more. The transition to virtual conferences. Conference.

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Webinar: Monetizing Your Virtual Conference When Competing with Free

Velvet Chainsaw

Webinar description: Monetizing Your Virtual Conference When Competing with Free. Discuss and evaluate emerging pricing models to consider for your Fall 2020 event. Lisa Block, Executive Vice President, Conference Strategy & Design, Velvet Chainsaw Consulting.

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A free guide to creating peer conferences

Conferences that Work

The Association for Software Testing (AST) has just issued a free guide to creating peer conferences. I believe the software testing community adopted my term “peer conference” for their get-togethers after a conversation I had with pioneer software tester James Bach in 2004.

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[Free Guide]: How to Run Virtual Events with Confidence

Virtual events open up a whole new world of possibilities for engaging your attendees. This best practices guide will help you make the most of your online conferences, summits, keynote presentations, and more.

Virtual Events 2020: The #1 List of Virtual Events and Conferences


The most authoritative list of 2020 virtual events and conferences on the internet. Virtual Events & Conferences in 2020. MARCH 2020 VIRTUAL EVENTS. March 4, 2020. DocuSign Momentum 2020. March, 4 2020. March 10, 2020. March 24, 2020.

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Conference Go/No-Go Decisions in a Pandemic

Velvet Chainsaw

The Conference Board has the best we’ve come across so far: May Reboot – quick recovery. In the beginning of this crisis, organizers of major conferences and trade shows were canceling with very little lead time.

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Steps You Should Be Taking Now for Your Fall Conference

Velvet Chainsaw

Over the past couple weeks, conversations with our clients have shifted from crisis decision-making for conferences occurring in the near-term (reactive) to scenario planning for the fall (proactive). What advice would you add for organizers with fall conferences or shows?

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Virtual Events Guide: How To Take Your Conference Online


To help you understand how you can adapt your meeting, conference or trade show to an online format, we’ve outlined the most common event types we’re helping to go virtual, and listed the tools and professional services being used to create an engaging virtual event experiences.

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2020 Event Tech Trends That Will Shape The Year

Endless Events

Welcome to another episode of #EventIcons, and this time around we’re talking 2020 event tech trends! So now it’s time for the 2020 event tech trends to shine! Lindsay immediately asks our guests about the two biggest trends for event profs will be in 2020.

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Event Summit 2020 – Free for event stakeholders!

Event Industry News

Originally scheduled for June 2020 as part of the Vivid Ideas program, the annual Event Summit was postponed as a result of measures introduced to control the spread of COVID-19. Scheduled for the 14th October 2020, the Event Summit will now be free to attend.

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Two tools for online conference socials: Gatherly versus YoTribe review

Conferences that Work

That’s the selling proposition for a host of new platforms that have sprung up over the last few months: creating a compelling online incarnation of the traditional conference socials we all know and love (or hate). In-person conference socials.

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Conference Eastbourne at International Confex 2020

Event Industry News

The Conference Eastbourne team invite you to explore Eastbourne’s excellent Conference opportunities within its stunning South Coast and Sussex Downs environment. Conference Eastborne will be exhibiting at International Confex 2020 Stand C34C.

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Hangin’ Out at Pollstar Live! 2020: The Photo Recap

Picatic by Eventbrite

Music Conferences Eventbrite Music NetworkingIn February, the Eventbrite Music team went to LA for Pollstar Live and hosted a hangout with clients, friends, and partners — here's a photo recap.

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Beyond Pride Month: 16 LGBTQ Events to Check Out in 2020 and 2021


2020 marks the 51st anniversary of the Stonewall Riots, a key historical event for the LGBT rights movement in the US. Here’s a look at the top 16 conferences, summits, events, and parades centered around LGBTQ+ communities. Event Date: May 7, 2020 & 2021.

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Why Online Events Will Be The Next Big Thing In 2020

Hubilo Blog

What is the next big thing in 2020? . The biggest thing that can happen in the world in 2020 is Virtual Conferences – Online Events. Let’s understand various reasons in detail why virtual conferences – online events will be the next big thing in 2020.

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International Confex 2020 Preview

Event Industry News

The 37th edition of International Confex will take place on 25 – 26 February 2020 at ExCeL London, bringing together thousands of event professionals for two jam-packed days of learning, networking and inspiration.

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Gadgets And Tech In 2020: The Best Of CES

Endless Events

We’re starting off the week with the topic of gadgets and tech in 2020! And there is no better place to discuss gadgets and tech in 2020 than in the Event Tech Podcast. “Because, for example, I’m looking down the 2020 innovation awards.

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IMEX America announce cancellation of 2020 event

Event Industry News

It is with great regret and disappointment that today we are announcing that we have made the difficult decision to cancel IMEX America 2020, due to take place at the Sands Expo, Las Vegas from September 15-17. . Message from Ray and Carina.

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How to Live Stream an Event in 2020


According to the global 2020 forecast highlighted by CISCO , the total internet video traffic will account for 79% of all the internet traffic in 2020, increasing from 63% in 2015. The post How to Live Stream an Event in 2020 appeared first on GEVME Blog.

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ESSA Takes AGM 2020 online.

Event Industry News

The Event Supplier and Services Association (ESSA) has announced that, for 2020, its AGM will be broadcast live on the 15 July with interactive voting and a question and answer panel session to follow.

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7 Tips to Supercharge Your Venue Management Processes in 2020

Planning Pod

and are still booking up venue spaces for late 2020 and beyond. So let’s not tarry and get your wedding venue, convention center, conference venue or event facility back on track with these seven venue management tips: #1 – Ditch the time-wasting paperwork.

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How to Manage Big Events Online: A Step by Step Guide for 2020


However, virtual online events have also now been known to cover tradeshows, job fairs, conferences, meetings, and even company-wide gatherings. Managing large online events such as conferences, ceremonies, or conventions, can be a stressful and overwhelming process.

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Are science conferences stuck in the Dark Ages?

Conferences that Work

A recent Wired article argues that “ Science Conferences Are Stuck in the Dark Ages “ Unsurprisingly, I agree — but there’s some light in the darkness! Read the full article at Conferences That Work The post Are science conferences stuck in the Dark Ages?

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Talk to the world at Event Tech Live 2020

Event Industry News

Event Tech Live 2020 is using Lineup Ninja, winner of the ETL Launchpad competition in 2018 and Best Startup at last year’s ETA, for the application process. Speakers can register their interest from today (June 16 th 2020) to July 31st [link].

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The Best Online Event Management Tools for 2020


And when it comes to organizing online events in 2020, apart from event planning skills, it requires the knowledge of online event management tools and technology. What is Event Management Software in 2020? Choose From the TOP Online Event Management Tools in 2020.

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New award, more judges for ETA 2020

Event Industry News

The Global Strategy Director at Explori, Sophie Holt, Brian Fanzo, who founded iSocialFanz, and Scott Cullather, co-founder of live brand storytelling agency INVNT, are among the names judging entries to the 2020 edition Event Technology Awards (ETA).

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Latest Survey Reveals UK Events Industry Eyes September 2020 as Road to Recovery

Event Industry News

The UK Events Industry believes that September 2020 is expected to be the most significant month when it comes to post COVID-19 recovery, as it forecasts a rise in both enquiry and booking levels, according to a new survey released today. Conference News News UK Events Industry Survey

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CHS Leeds cancel 2020 event

Event Industry News

CHS Group, the organiser behind CHS Leeds, have announced that its 2020 event, scheduled for 7 July has been cancelled. Conference News Exhibition News Featured News UK and Europe CHS Leeds Coronavirus lockdown effects event cancellations exhibition services

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35 Must Attend Events For Event Planners in 2020


We encourage every event planner to mark their calendars for the following 35 events and conferences in 2020. In this post, you’ll find a comprehensive list of the most important event industry conferences that every event professional should attend this year. PCMA EduCon 2020.

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52eight3 asks “Is your event PR-worthy?” at International Confex 2020

Event Industry News

In addition to exhibiting and speaking, 52eight3 will also be hosting the first UK edition of Women In Event Tech Meet Up 2020 on Tuesday 25 th February in partnership with the Event Technology Awards.

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#EventIcons 2020 Sneak Peek: New Year, New Content!

Endless Events

It’s time for an exciting #EventIcons 2020 sneak peek! And they are ready to give you an #EventIcons 2020 sneak peek to make sure we get your appetite running for what we have in store this new year. Our Event Industry Conference Attendee Strategies – Event Brew #001.

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EventsAIR to showcase latest 6th Gen event management software at Confex 2020

Event Industry News

Don’t miss your chance to experience EventsAIR ’s 6 th Generation event management software at International Confex 2020 from 25 th -26 th February. Conference News Event Technology Exhibition News Featured News Confex Confex 2020 EventsAIR International Confex

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Three criteria for working with others for change and action

Conferences that Work

Read the full article at Conferences That Work The post Three criteria for working with others for change and action appeared first on Conferences That Work. How can we successfully work with others for change and action?

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