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. Sustainability cannot be an afterthought.

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How to Plan a Sustainable Event

GEVME

While people love spending their time in such places, the organizers do not really place sustainability as the anchor of organizing such events. In this blog post, we have compiled a go to sustainable events guide for every event planner. What is sustainability & sustainable event?

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The Sustainable Event Awards: What They Are & Why They Matter

Endless Events

Have you heard about the Sustainable Event Awards? It’s probably old news to you that sustainability is a topic we love discussing. It’s not just about how to plan sustainable events. And that’s exactly where the Sustainable Event Awards come in.

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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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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Sustainable Development Goals Popping Up in Meeting Agendas, More

PCMA Convene

“Data Science for the SDGs” was the theme of the 2019 Data for Good Exchange hosted by Bloomberg in New York City, which looked at how data science projects can help make progress toward achieving the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals by 2030.

The Approach To Virtual: Not All Tech Is Created Equal

Endless Events

Because really building a long-term sustainable, scalable solution isn’t easy. EventIcons Virtual Events #eventicons #eventicons podcast event tech event technology virtual event technology virtual eventsIt’s time for another incredible episode of #EventIcons!

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Event Tech: The Ultimate Overview Of A Decade Of Technology

Endless Events

So, here are at the Event Tech Podcast, we dedicate ourselves to exploring all things related to technology in our industry. So, considering that the core of the podcast is event tech, it’s only fitting that we look back. The Future of 5G at Events – Event Tech Podcast.

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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? The United Nations’ 17 Sustainable Development Goals. Sustainable initiatives became more common in the business events industry in 2019.

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35 Must Attend Events For Event Planners in 2020

Bizzaboo

We encourage every event planner to mark their calendars for the following 35 events and conferences in 2020. The 2020 gathering will feature top speakers and networking opportunities. International Confex 2020. The Special Event 2020. Experiential Marketing Summit 2020.

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How We Engaged 70,000 Tech Professionals at a Virtual User Conference - Case Study

MeetingPlay

To make it happen, a data and AI technology company partnered with MeetingPlay to host their 2020 user conference on our virtual event platform. The 2020 Spark + AI Summit was a global, 5-day virtual event with 200+ sessions, 19 visionary keynote speakers, and dozens of other thought leaders.

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

Hubilo Blog

Top 17 virtual event management companies (event planners & organizers) to partner with in 2020 and beyond. The firm strives to build value by driving product/service innovation, process rigor and growth sustainability. . Being challenged to get your virtual events done?

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Event Tech Live set for five-day bonanza

Event Industry News

Like the industry it represents, Event Tech Live (ETL) can’t sit still. We are at a slight advantage having vast knowledge of the event tech landscape together with experience of what can, or sometimes can’t, work.

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How to Make Events More Sustainable in a Post Covid-19 World

Eventsforce

And this in turn has resulted in many reassessing their event planning and management processes to create more sustainable in-person events in the future. Anything that planners can do to increase their sustainability impact is of benefit. 3 ) Make Sustainable Venue Choices .

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How to Secure Event Sponsorship

Attendease

Sponsorships are the lifeline that keeps the events industry sustainable. In a survey conducted by EventMB in 2019, it was revealed that over 70% of event professionals who spent over $5 million on events in the 2019 budget plan to spend even more on event technology in 2020.

Event Trends for 2019–2020

GEVME

Even if your 2018 events made an incredible impression, in 2019–2020, you should learn how to make these experiences even more memorable and impressive. The top 10 event planning trends in 2019–2020. Transformation is the trend that will define the primary direction of event industry development in 2019–2020. Sustainability is part of the plan. You can change the boring course of any event with carefully prepared program content and a sustainability plan. .

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Go Green for Your Next Event, Use a Hybrid Event Solutions Software and More

Hubilo Blog

Event sustainability is an issue that has gained prominence over the last couple of years. But if there is anything COVID-19 has taught us, it’s that the resilience and sustainability of the events industry depends on each one of its stakeholders and their choices. .

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Top 81 USA based Conferences in 2020 that you must attend

Hubilo Blog

Stay tuned and attend the amazing show on 7 th and 8 th March 2020 in Washington Convention Center. . Future Digital Finance 2020. Satellite 2020. The 32nd Annual ROTH Conference is scheduled for March 15-17, 2020 at The Ritz Carlton, Laguna Niguel in Orange County, CA.

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Tech trends and innovations for events of the future

Event Industry News

The development of sustainable formats that work in practice require the systematic analysis of new technological approaches and their potential“, explains Dr. Stefan Rief, Institute Director and Head of Organisational Development and Work Design Research Unit at Fraunhofer IAO.

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Analysing event trends: 2020 Edition

AIDA Event Tech Digest

For performance-driven event companies, 2020 is an auspicious year. Here’s what all event managers can expect out of 2020: B2B brands shall strive for more interaction with the attendees. Event sustainability – a shared mission. The prospect of a sustainable event garners attention. Enterprise-grade Tech Partners. 2020 – The year of revolution is here, the time is now, and the moment is waiting to be seized.

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New SITE President Focuses on Elevating Incentive Industry

SmartMeetings

At a time when incentive programs are becoming essential tools for building culture and growing companies around the world, Society for Incentive Travel Excellence (SITE) is welcoming a veteran event professional to the role of president in 2020. What are your goals for SITE in 2020?

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20 Trade Shows You Don’t Want To Miss in 2020

Ins'Tent

JCK Las Vegas | June 2 – June 5, 2020, | Las Vegas, NV. WWDMAGIC | February 5- February 7 2020 | Las Vegas, NV. DEMA Show | November 4- November 7 2020 | New Orleans, LA. International Vision Expo and Conference | September 23- September 26 2020 | Las Vegas, NV.

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2Heads Global Design celebrate Best Immersive Tech Award win

Event Industry News

Winning the Best Immersive Tech Award at their debut Event Tech Live attendance, marked a significant turning point for brand experience agency 2Heads Global Design. VX is now powering virtual events for Vodafone and the World Business Council for Sustainable Development.

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The 2020 Tech Festivals You Need to Know About

Tito Blog | An Event Blog for Organisers

There are plenty of options when it comes to 2020 tech festivals for you to enjoy, but we wanted to whittle it down to some of the best. A quick look back at the 2019 edition of the tech festival confirms that. ” It’s quite early to be looking to the 2020 edition of TechBBQ, but it’s safe to expect more of the same stellar content and community members as they’ve showcased before. Date s: September 17th & 18th, 2020.

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Floating Solar Conference Dives Into Pioneering Tech

PCMA Convene

The tech is exactly what it sounds like: solar panels mounted on structures that float on a body of water, an attractive alternative to traditional solar systems because they don’t take up valuable acreage and the water has a cooling effect — solar panels don’t work as well in extreme heat.

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Event Cancellations From Coronavirus Rekindle Interest in Online Events

EventMB

Virtual events have become more popular in recent years due to improving tech as well as their cost-effectiveness and environmental merit. Last year, the trend towards event sustainability put the events industry under scrutiny, with many […]. Now, with the coronavirus prompting event cancellations and travel bans worldwide, virtual events have never been more timely.

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A Post COVID-19 Playbook

SmartMeetings

Local and Sustainable. While the focus recently has been solely on COVID-19, supporting local businesses and sustainability is still a priority for planners.

Top 81 Conferences and Events to attend in the USA in 2020

Hubilo Blog

Stay tuned and attend the amazing show on 7 th and 8 th March 2020 in Washington Convention Center. . . Future Digital Finance 2020. Satellite 2020. The 32nd Annual ROTH Conference is scheduled for March 15-17, 2020 at The Ritz Carlton, Laguna Niguel in Orange County, CA.

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Top 81 Business Events to attend in the USA in 2020

Hubilo Blog

Stay tuned and attend the amazing show on 7 th and 8 th March 2020 in Washington Convention Center. Future Digital Finance 2020. Satellite 2020. The 32nd Annual ROTH Conference is scheduled for March 15-17, 2020 at The Ritz Carlton, Laguna Niguel in Orange County, CA.

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Event Industry News enjoys success at first day of International Confex

Event Industry News

The team has used its time at the exhibition to catch up with familiar faces in the industry, meet new professionals and introduce readers, clients and professionals to its brand-new enterprise – The Sustainable Event Awards.

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Smyle defies industry disruption to win third agency of the year title for 2020

Event Industry News

Recognising Smyle’s ambitious pivot into virtual experiences earlier this year, as well as its longstanding reputation for innovation, sustainability and investment in its people, all three agency awards highlighted the company’s successful efforts to survive and thrive through a global pandemic.

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5 BIG Event Industry Trends You Need to Watch Out For in 2021

Hubilo Blog

2020 pushed a majority of the predictions of event industry trends down the drain. In 2020, we witnessed a seismic shift of the entire industry to the virtual space, albeit forcefully. 5) Sustainability at the Core of Event Design .

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Imagination And Events: Immersive Events Through Storytelling

Endless Events

So this week on the Event Tech Podcast, we’re talking about imagination and events. We adhere to sustainability. And that’s a wrap on this week’s edition of the Event Tech Podcast! Join us again next week for even more event tech talk!

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GEX – Green Europe Experience 4 Festivals and 2 NGOs join forces to co-create a desired future

Event Industry News

You can visit our website (built with a low-tech approach) here: [link]. We are convinced that culture is a great vector of diversity, of solidarity, of learning and can be a way to rethink and redesign our model more sustainably with the circular economy as a basis for action.”.

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5 Tips for Pivoting to Digital Meetings

SmartMeetings

Because of travel restrictions and teams working remotely, many organizations have converted in-person events to live webcasting and video streams as part of their approach to sustain operations and maintain progress.

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Sustainability efforts pay off for Ryans Cleaning at Vicarage Road

Event Industry News

Sustainability is key for every business and the staff at Vicarage Road have been raising the bar with new innovative sustainability initiatives that other venues could certainly learn from. Event Tech.

Event Personalization: The 2020 Guide

Bizzabo

Welcome to your guide on event personalization in 2020 and beyond. For savvy event marketers looking towards 2020, this is a great opportunity to drive more personalized experiences and authentic ways to engage. You can personalize based on the persona, or the industry expertise that person has—this would mean differentiating between someone who works in B2B tech and someone who works in health services or financial services.

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All you need to know about Hybrid Events

GEVME

With this concept arose another new team of 2020, ‘hybrid events’. Keep a tech support team handy so that they can address any issue with the virtual platform, immediately. . An Apple Event is a dream for every tech enthusiast and serves as the source of innovation for them.

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All you need to know about Hybrid Events

GEVME

With this concept arose another new team of 2020, ‘hybrid events’. Keep a tech support team handy so that they can address any issue with the virtual platform, immediately. . An Apple Event is a dream for every tech enthusiast and serves as the source of innovation for them.

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Our Picks for the Business Event Trends of 2021

PCMA Convene

As the business events industry — and everyone else — says good riddance to 2020, the editors at <i>Convene</i> consider the business events industry trends they’ll be watching in 2021. in 2020 and its impact on business events and society.

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