3 Corporate Event and Conference Trends You Need to Know in 2020

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Taken from a survey of over 800 event professionals, these three trends are shaping the competitive landscape of conferences and corporate events. Data and Insights Email Event Design Mailchimp

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Top 2020 Event Conferences

Attendease

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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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 30 Conferences for Women in 2020

Bizzabo

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

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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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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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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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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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Go Forward, Cancel, Postpone, Wash Your Hands, Rinse … and Repeat

Velvet Chainsaw

Conference Planning Uncategorized canceling cancellation checklist coronovirus COVID-19 pandemicThe disruption to the live events industry due to the Pandemic COVID-19 is unprecedented and impossible to escape.

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Will Work for Goodwill

Velvet Chainsaw

At VCC, we were tracking to have a banner year in 2020. Conference P&L analysis. Conference education development processes.

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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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On stage at Event Tech Live 2020

Event Industry News

The world’s leading event technology expo, Event Tech Live, will be back at the Old Truman Brewery for its seventh edition in November 2020. It’s great to be shaping ETL 2020.

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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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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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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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EventsCase to demo latest features at International Confex 2020

Event Industry News

Better still – you can see it in action at International Confex 2020. Head to stand J07C4 between February 25-26 to see how the EventsCase platform is breathing new life into conferences, exhibitions, private meetings, trade shows and more.

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Tobacco Dock unveils 2020 vision

Event Industry News

On 23 rd January, Tobacco Dock welcomed 120 guests from the UK’s leading event agencies, exhibition organisers and venue finders, as well as over 100 corporate clients, to showcase its exciting plans for 2020.

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How to Price Your Event: Guide to Strategies for 2020

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So you are organizing a large scale conference and have planned everything — right from the number of guests attending the event, to the venue and operations. The post How to Price Your Event: Guide to Strategies for 2020 appeared first on GEVME Blog.

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Stand Out launches The Crystals 2020

Event Industry News

Stand Out has launched The Crystals 2020, a dedicated and quick to enter industry awards, but in a “stand out” way…. Brand & Agencies Concert & Touring Conference News Event Technology Exhibition News Festival & Outdoors News Awards Event Awards Stand Out The Crystals

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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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Green Fairy Productions: Laser and LED Performers showcasing at International Confex 2020

Event Industry News

Green Fairy Productions will be exhibiting our stunning and exclusive Laser and LED performers at International Confex 2020. Conference News Event Technology Exhibition News Featured News Confex Confex 2020 International Confex lasers special effects

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Invest in Your Speakers to Grow Your Value Proposition

Velvet Chainsaw

The bread and butter of conferences is concurrent education sessions. Why do we often leave this most critical and valuable aspect of the conference experience in the hands of speakers who are not prepared to deliver an engaging learning experience?

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EVENT ATTENDEES TO ENJOY AI-POWERED NETWORKING AT CONFEX 2020

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International Confex is a leading conference for event organizers. The Confex App, created in partnership with Swapcard, will bring AI-powered networking to Confex 2020 in London February 25 - 26.

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EVENTIT postponed until 25th September 2020

Event Industry News

Scotland’s leading annual showcase for business events professionals will be postponed until 25 th September 2020, due to the outbreak and spread of Coronavirus across the UK.

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The Top Conferences to Attend in 2020

Aventri

Whether you want to find new networking or professional development opportunities, learn about the latest industry trends, or connect better with clients, going to a few conferences or events every year is essential for just about every professional.

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Top Tips for Preparing Your Presenters

Velvet Chainsaw

Imagine how you might do your job differently if your performance and compensation were evaluated based on overall session attendance and industry presenter ratings at your annual conference. Schedule at least two presenter webinars four to six weeks before the conference.

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Virtual Events Will Be Key in 2020  – Here’s How to Transition Yours 

Guidebook

In recent days we’ve seen some of the largest conferences and summits in the world decide to move to virtual events. The post Virtual Events Will Be Key in 2020 – Here’s How to Transition Yours appeared first on Guidebook Blog.

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Get Creative: How To Use Heat Maps For Events & Conferences!

Endless Events

And if this is your cup tea, then make sure you are up to speed with our complete guide for 2020 , as well as all the marketing , design , and technology trends we’ve covered so far! It’s time to tackle one of the hottest trends of the year, heat maps for events!

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AEV announces venue and date for 2020 conference

Event Industry News

The Association of Event Venues (AEV) has announced that its next annual conference will be held at the QEII Centre, London, on Thursday July 9, 2020. Conference News Featured News AEV Association of Event Venues conference

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2020 International AGF Award Winners

Event Industry News

The ceremony took place at the Royal Garden Hotel in Kensington High St, London, as part of the Green Events & Innovations Conference and on the opening night of ILMC32, and was supported by Stack-Cup. Nominees and Winners of 2019 International AGF Awards Copyright © AMMP/Bogdan Maran.

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Working Smarter With Knowledge

Conferences that Work

He’s just made available , under a Creative Commons license, his free downloadable field guide for the networked knowledge worker: Working Smarter Field Guide 2020. A shoutout to Harold Jarche for his continuing explorations and advice about working smarter with knowledge.

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Teach Your Sponsors Well

Velvet Chainsaw

If you, as a conference organizer or meeting owner, think selling sponsorships at your event is just about those four to five days when thousands gather face-to-face, think again.

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Six Cities We Can’t Wait To See In 2020

Coterie Spark

It’s 2020, the start of a new year, a new decade, and the year the Coterie Spark turns 8 ! We also have so many conferences and events to look forward to this year. Here are just some of the cities where you’ll see us in 2020.

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What Meeting Trends We’ll Be Watching in 2020

PCMA Convene

The editors of Convene looked back over 2019, asking this question: What’s one meeting and event trend on my radar in 2020? A conference rolled out plans for an all-women speaker lineup.

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11 Ideas for Virtual Events

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Do the words “online event” make you think of lengthy webinars or live streaming business conferences? But 2020 is changing the game when it comes to hosting events virtually. You’re in the majority.

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35 Must Attend Events For Event Planners in 2020

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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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Eventprofs Happy Hour — Feelings Edition

Conferences that Work

Read the full article at Conferences That Work The post Eventprofs Happy Hour — Feelings Edition appeared first on Conferences That Work.

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Searcys starts 2020 with significant investment in service & team development

Event Industry News

A focus on recognising and rewarding team excellence is at the heart of Searcys’ 2020 vision. It is our intention for over 550 front-of-house teams to complete the School of Service modules in 2020. Conference News News Recruitment News event hospitality meeting venues meetings Searcy

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IBTM Asia Pacific cancels 2020 show over coronavirus concerns

Event Industry News

IBTM, part of Reed Travel Exhibitions, has postponed its 2020 IBTM Asia Pacific trade show due to the outbreak of the coronavirus. Reed Travel Exhibitions announced the launch of IBTM Asia Pacific last June with the 2020 edition set to be its inaugural show.

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The meeting industry coronavirus silver lining

Conferences that Work

Read the full article at Conferences That Work The post The meeting industry coronavirus silver lining appeared first on Conferences That Work. Despite the terrible impacts of the coronavirus on the meeting industry, there’s a silver lining. Hear me out!

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