9 Steps to Build Your Virtual Event Social Media Strategy

Hubb

What goes into a social media strategy for virtual events? This is also commonly referred to as your organic social media marketing. The following nine steps will help you define develop a owned social media strategy for your next event: social media event marketing

4 Ways to Start Promoting Your Virtual Events on Social Media

Showclix

Unless you’re just getting into the events game, chances are you and your team are already well-versed in promoting your live events on Facebook, Instagram, and other social media. Read on for four easy ways to begin promoting your virtual events through social media channels.

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Social media as a positive platform

Plan Your Meetings

Social media is not going away. I am organizing a conference on how to handle social media as a positive platform. More specifically, the most basic social media communications concepts are just as valid and important to learn now as they were 10 years ago.

How do you find speakers that are a great match for your virtual event?

Eventmobi

Virtual speakers totally differ from in-person speakers. In-person speakers tend to be more personable and more engaging with the audience. If there is a technology glitch, most in-person speakers can transition to another topic while keeping the audience engaged.

How to Use Live Social Media Coverage for Your Events

Event Planning BluePrint

Live social media coverage is a little bit different than just posting or sending out scheduled tweets. Live Social Media Coverage for Your Events. What social platforms should I use for my event? Are they even on social?

How Social Media Examiner Grew Conference Volunteers by 200%

InitLive

Social Media Marketing World , held by Social Media Examiner (SME), is a conference designed for social media experts. Their speakers have complete confidence in their field and even boast that they can teach attendees how to get a 10X return on investment.

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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Getting Your Speakers Uncomfortable Enough to Shine

Hubb

Robert was brilliant and charming and welcomed my speaker coaching expertise. Cut to all these years later, and we're still reminding speakers, "It's not about you." Here are five tips to share with your speakers to get them uncomfortable enough to shine.

2020 Event Strategy Guide

Attendease

In 2020, events are going to become an even stronger pillar of B2B and B2C marketing. Top B2B Chief Marketing Officers plan to allocate almost 30% of their marketing budget to event planning in 2020. Automated call out for speakers.

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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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11 Actionable Virtual Event Marketing Ideas

Endless Events

Sure, landing pages, social media, and content are common, basic knowledge. Anybody who hasn’t been living under a rock knows about the power of social media in marketing. More specifically, the speakers you’ll have at your event.

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What are some of the most effective and creative ways you’ve seen or implemented yourself to ramp up attendee engagement in virtual & hybrid events?

Eventmobi

Speakers have a unique opportunity online to have an intimate experience with guests since they are right up close and personal in an attendees office, living room, etc. Last, but certainly not least, is to have a social media strategy in place and ready to go.

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Top 99 keynote speakers every event planner must know about

Hubilo Blog

Why have a keynote speaker at your event? This where you need keynote speakers at your event or conference. Often event planners find it difficult to find an easy reference list of keynote speakers or guest speakers for various industry segments.

Top 98 keynote speakers every event planner must know about

Hubilo Blog

Why have a keynote speaker at your event? This where you need keynote speakers at your event or conference. Often event planners find it difficult to find an easy reference list of keynote speakers or guest speakers for various industry segments.

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. ATX 2020.

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5 Ways to Navigate a Speaker Panel

SmartMeetings

But choosing the speakers, moderator and even the discussion topic can be challenging. Too vague and it won’t peak attendees’ interest, and speakers may meander too much. The speakers were balanced, the moderator wasn’t overpowering or boring, and the audience was engaged and included.

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

Bizzabo

The most authoritative list of 2020 virtual events and conferences on the internet. For many event organizers, virtual events present a new opportunity for overstepping the hurdles of social distancing and engaging audiences around the world. Virtual Events & Conferences in 2020.

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Virtual Conferences and Events: The 2020 Guide

Bizzabo

Welcome to your guide on virtual events in 2020 and beyond. Virtual events allow event organizers, speakers, attendees, and sponsors to interact remotely through a virtual environment. A strategic point of success for virtual events are delivering the most targeted content and speakers.

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

GEVME

With efforts to stop the new virus strain from exponentially spreading from one continent to another, and eventually the whole world, social distancing and prohibiting people from gathering together is highly encouraged, if not enforced in some places around the world.

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How to Increase Attendee Engagement at Virtual and Hybrid Events

Eventmobi

Speakers have a unique opportunity online to have an intimate experience with guests since they are right up close and personal in an attendees office, living room, etc. Last, but certainly not least, is to have a social media strategy in place and ready to go.

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Getting the best value from your keynote speaker

Event Industry News

Director of Performing Artistes, Lauralee Whyte, shares her experience of getting the most from a keynote speaker. Keynote speakers will have their usual stock lectures and titles, and invariably one of these can be shoehorned into the overall theme.

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

Guidebook

Social Media can also be valuable during virtual events. Encourage attendees to tweet out their takeaways or snap selfies of themselves enjoying speaker sessions. Choose Engaging Speakers.

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9 Creative Ways to Find Great Event Speakers

Expo Logic

Speakers are a vital component to any event - and can be one of the most difficult. Finding enough speakers to fill your agenda is one thing; finding the right speakers is another. In this guide you’ll discover: 9 great sources for finding conference speakers.

9 Creative Ways to Find Great Event Speakers

Expo Logic

Speakers are a vital component to any event - and can be one of the most difficult. Finding enough speakers to fill your agenda is one thing; finding the right speakers is another. In this guide you’ll discover: 9 great sources for finding conference speakers.

2020 Event Trends – How Will the Industry Evolve?

Endless Events

Just like that, we blinked and it’s time to talk about the 2020 event trends. This year we stepped it up and surveyed hundreds of #Eventprofs to weigh in on the hottest trends for 2020. Instead, we’re bringing you a curated list of the top event trends for 2020. 2020 Event Trends: Personalization for Attendees. This will be one of the biggest trends of 2020. Using data will be at the forefront of planning events in 2020. 2020 Event Trends: Wearable Tech.

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7 Tips to Supercharge Your Venue Management Processes in 2020

Planning Pod

This year has been extremely difficult for any industry, but the looming pandemic and ongoing social distancing continues to be particularly challenging for the event management industry and the event venues whose business is all about getting people together.

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Sustainability in the Events Sector: What Can We Expect in 2020?

GEVME

With 2020 now in full swing, businesses around the world will be planning their events calendars for the year ahead – and what better time to start thinking about what we can expect to see in terms of changes to the events landscape in the next 12 months?

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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. That order gets even taller when it comes to reflecting diversity in a speaker lineup.

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Event Spotlight: Agency Leaders Symposium 2020

Floktu

Ashton Media is back this September with a revised version of The Agency Leaders Symposium 2020. As agency leaders juggle doing more with less time and resources, the 2020 Symposium comes to The Hyatt Regency in Sydney’s CBD in a reformatted high value, one-day event on September 10th. International keynote speakers include Rishad Tobaccowala, Karen Blackett OBE and Christine Jones. . CEO of GroupM, the world’s leading media investment company.

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Your Big-Name Keynote Speaker is a No Show. So Now What?

Maritz Global Events

You and your team have been trying to book a big-name, big draw keynote speaker for years. You shared the news the day the contract’s signed via a press release, your event website, and social media. Dos and Don’ts When a Big-Name Keynote Speaker Cancels.

Moderating Online Panels — Ideas and Resources

Conferences that Work

Speaker recruiting? Record prep call – use those recorded snippets for social media marketing for live event! Mostly because my panelists are tech people and not always the best speakers????. Fireside chats…work with speaker to cut into small pieces????.

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Virtually Engaged with Robin Farmanfarmaian

SmartMeetings

In the spring of 2020, as, one by one, so many in-person events transitioned to virtual , it became clear that a few things separated the great virtual events from boring virtual events. For virtual events, it’s best for speakers to make their points in as short a time period as possible.

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Virtual Events Guide: How To Take Your Conference Online

Eventmobi

Your event flow and interaction between attendees, speakers, and sponsors will be dictated by the capabilities of the virtual event platform you choose. Achieve Virtual Event Success.

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MEET THE CHANGE: How Germany’s First Hybrid Event Achieved Success

Eventmobi

With this one-day event, which took place on August 27, 2020 in Berlin and online, the organizers proved that courage pays off. With their first hybrid event MEET THE CHANGE, the German meetings industry association MEET GERMANY needed to deliver an innovative event format.

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Events Of The Future: How To Plan A Virtual Event

Endless Events

So it really ramped up for 2020, one to two webinars or live summits a week. “We wanted to be very proactive about our 2020 schedule. I would say it takes about two hours per speaker that you have. “Our speakers have fancy microphones.

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Hybrid Events: A Short-Term Solution or Long-Term Strategy?

Eventmobi

Many of the more experienced tech teams, online speakers, moderators, hosts, and panelists are booking up well in advance. Our next hybrid event is a Gold fundraiser at the end of August with an outdoor BBQ on the Garden, a large space with social distancing in place.

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Top 17 virtual event management companies (event planners) to partner with in 2020 and beyond

Hubilo Blog

We serve and manage a lot of clients from various industries (event organizations, associations, corporates, media houses, non-profits, etc.) Top 17 virtual event management companies (event planners & organizers) to partner with in 2020 and beyond.

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Featured Event: The ANZ Programmatic Summit 2020

Floktu

This year, the Summit is partnering with IAB Australia for two days of speakers and forums led by a lineup of international and local experts. The 2020 Summit takes place in Sydney and Melbourne. The stacked schedule of speakers will run from 8am – 5pm (with breaks for lunch and coffee) followed by an evening of networking and drinks. . Join the sharpest minds in the industry and purchase your tickets to the Programmatic Summit 2020 in Melbourne or Sydney now. .

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Guide: How to Plan a Successful Product Launch Event

Attendease

You can invite your employees, friends, influencers and media to help cover the launch and generate more buzz. Here's how the pre-event planning roadmap would look like: Setup your event details, including date, time, location, passes available, promo codes, speakers, sessions, etc.

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