[Webinar] Rethink, Restart, Refresh Your Panels: Advice for 2021

Velvet Chainsaw

Ring in the New Year with advice from two renowned experts on speaker coaching and panel improvement, Kristin Arnold and Sarah Michel. The post [Webinar] Rethink, Restart, Refresh Your Panels: Advice for 2021 appeared first on Velvet Chainsaw.

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12 Event Trends and Shifts for 2021

Attendease

In the last five years Pantone has made this interesting, including ‘ultraviolet’ and ‘greenery’ and for the complexities of 2021 they have addressed it with two colors. This eloquently sums up what 2021 will need as we return to live events.

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Introducing the 2021 Event Planning Playbook

Event Farm

So we set out to compile all the knowledge we’ve gathered so far this year to create the 2021 Event Planning Playbook and provide the answers you seek to give your traditional playbook a massive upgrade. The post Introducing the 2021 Event Planning Playbook appeared first on Event Farm.

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The Best Virtual Event Platform for 2021: Introducing the New EventMobi Virtual Space

Eventmobi

Many fell flat as they were simply webinars or long Zoom meetings where speakers with poor connections tried to present hour long sessions. The post The Best Virtual Event Platform for 2021: Introducing the New EventMobi Virtual Space appeared first on EventMobi.

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12 Event Trends and Shifts for 2021

Attendease

In the last five years Pantone has made this interesting, including ‘ultraviolet’ and ‘greenery’ and for the complexities of 2021 they have addressed it with two colors. This eloquently sums up what 2021 will need as we return to live events.

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Spotlight: Caitlin O’Malley shares how PCMA is managing Virtual & Hybrid Events in 2021

Attendease

Through this interview, you will learn from Caitlin about the success with Convening Leaders, which went hybrid in January 2021, and their plans for Educon, which will go hybrid in July. This is something that we are continuing on for this event for Educon in 2021.

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8 Event Budget Adjustments Needed to Host Safe Events in 2021

Event Farm

Part III: 2021 Event Planning Playbook. If you’re curious about the role and responsibilities of a PCA, our 2021 Event Planning Playbook provides a job description. . The post 8 Event Budget Adjustments Needed to Host Safe Events in 2021 appeared first on Event Farm.

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Tips for Preparing Virtual Event Speakers

Bizzabo

Setting up your speakers for success will further your partnership and ensure you host a high-value virtual event. We can’t expect our speakers to be tech experts. Securing your speakers is just the beginning of the conversation. Speaker Guidelines & Virtual Best Practices.

Does Your Conference Need an Emcee?

Velvet Chainsaw

An emcee ensures that an event flows seamlessly with all of its threads – content, speakers, audience and suppliers – woven together into a cohesive narrative. The right content weaver can contribute to the meeting’s design and help prepare speakers and formulate agendas.

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2021 Event Trends: The Only Guide You’ll Need!

Endless Events

We’ve been teasing it for a while, but the time has come to introduce our 2021 event trends guide! And how will the COVID-19 pandemic continuously impact us in 2021? What’s Included In The 2021 Event Trends Guide? Speaker Training: Bigger & Better.

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50 Virtual Event Ideas for 2021

Event Age by Swapcard

Here are the 50 best virtual event ideas for 2021. Use this opportunity to create buzz around the schedule, introduce your speakers or get your community acquainted with the virtual platform by showing them how to use it. Invest in a keynote speaker and watch your audience grow.

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50 Awesome Virtual Event Ideas for 2021

Event Age by Swapcard

Here are the 50 best virtual event ideas for 2021. Use this opportunity to create buzz around the schedule, introduce your speakers or get your community acquainted with the virtual platform by showing them how to use it. Invest in a keynote speaker and watch your audience grow.

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Solving for Digital Speakers

PCMA Convene

Because event organizers need to consider all kinds of scenarios in their speaker selection and contracts for digital speakers, PCMA has created a complimentary tool that covers all the bases —a downloadable speaker agreement template.

Speaker Management Best Practices: Collaboration, Not Confrontation

Hubb

Your speakers and the content they deliver are the primary reason people come to your event, so why does the mere mention of them give you an anxious twitch? Maybe it's because speaker management can be a major pain, a huge source of frustration, and a ton of work.

Best Virtual Speaker Kits: The Video & Lighting Edit!

Endless Events

A couple of weeks ago, we began our mini-series on the best virtual speaker kits. What are the best microphones speakers can use to deliver top-notch presentations? As mentioned in our 2021 event trends guide , attendee expectations will be on the rise.

Diversity In Events 2021 With William S. Matthews

Endless Events

Today, it’s time for something different, but just as relevant: we will talk about diversity in events as of 2021. And we found just the speaker to talk about it! Diversity In Events 2021: More Than Just A Trend. Diversity In Events 2021: A Shining Example.

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7 of the Top Event Planning Conferences in 2021

Social Tables

While 2021 may still look a little different than normal, expect to see many conferences back and ready to help industry professionals navigate the massive changes in the way they do business. Read on to learn more about some of the top event planning conferences that 2021 has to offer.

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Virtual Speaker Gear: The Backdrop Edit!

Endless Events

The Event Tech Podcast is back with its third and final installment on the best virtual speaker gear. One of the main takeaways from the 2021 Event Trends is that expectations towards virtual presenters are slowly, but surely rising. Virtual Speaker Gear: Watch Your Back!

Your 2021 Virtual Event Budget Checklist!

Endless Events

So don’t waste another minute and get a head start on your 2021 virtual event budget by downloading a free copy today! Creative Services: Talent management, storyboarding, speaker coaching. Equipment: Speakers, cameras, microphones, staging.

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8 Audience Engagement Strategies for More Meaningful Events

Picatic by Eventbrite

Resources and Tools Attendees Event Design Ideas Speakers and PanelistsDon’t let your event become a series of boring slideshow presentations. Here’s how to motivate audience participation at events (without risking any awkward moments).

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10 Tips That Will help You Host A Successful Digital Event in 2021

GEVME

We exist in an age where it is now officially a task to keep people hooked onto their devices when hosting digital events 2021. Digital events 2021 will have to learn and adapt different ways to capture the audience’s attention and have them hooked onto the event for long periods.

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9 Fun Ideas to Spice Up Your Workshop and Engage Your Audience

Picatic by Eventbrite

Start with these 9 fun workshop ideas: Resources and Tools Agendas Event Design Event Surveys Ideas Speakers and PanelistsReady to set aside those snore-inducing lectures, and make your events fun and interactive?

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Audience Engagement: The 2021 Guide

Bizzabo

Read on to learn the ins and outs of audience engagement in 2021 and beyond. For example, consider the following registration flow criteria: Should there be different registrations/tickets for attendees, sponsors, and speakers? Session Engagement/Speaker Interest/ Speaker Ratings.

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The Essential Virtual Event RFP Guide: 2021 edition

SpotMe Blog

Live functionality – everything you need to put on the live portion of your event, including streaming capabilities, live audience reactions, speaker bios, whiteboard sessions, and 2-way video. The post The Essential Virtual Event RFP Guide: 2021 edition appeared first on SpotMe.

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3 Foundational Hybrid Event Models for 2021

Bizzabo

Think of the energy and intimacy of a company-wide all-hands or sales kick-off: some people in the room, so the speaker has someone to play off, and virtual interaction between remote employees.

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How sports and entertainment are making in-person events happen in 2021.

Expo Pass

We think this kind of direct messaging is exactly what attendees are looking for in 2021 — good data + good advice. No more surprises in 2021. It may also make speakers keep presentations short and to the point. It’s literally what people are paying for in 2021.

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Your Seminar Planning Checklist: 16 Steps to Success

Picatic by Eventbrite

Resources and Tools Agendas Event Budgets Event Websites Facebook Retargeting Ads Speakers and Panelists Ticketing or Registration VenuesPlanning a seminar? Use this list of 16 seminar planning tips to reduce stress, put on a successful event, and make sure no detail is forgotten!

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The 2021 Guide To Virtual Conferences (And Why You Might Want to go Hybrid)

SpotMe Blog

Plus, check out our list of the best virtual events and conferences to attend and be inspired by in 2021. Check out The Best Mobile Conference and Event Apps for Your Hybrid and In-Person Events in 2021. Feature sponsor-provided speakers, keynotes, or workshops. CES 2021.

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8 Key Takeaways From Agents of Hybrid 2021

Bizzaboo

Agents of Hybrid welcomed speakers and thought leaders from the most well-respected events and brands in the industry: Money 20/20, Peloton, HubSpot, and Bloomberg - just to name a few. Right now, ZenDesk isn't going to be producing any physical events in 2021 (2022?).

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Event Leaders Live 2021 Summit: Call for Speakers

Event Leadership Institute

For more information about the 2021 Summit, sign-up to stay up-to-date with the latest announcements and follow us across social media @eventleaders.

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16 Event Email Templates to Drive Attendance & Increase Engagement in 2021

SpotMe Blog

Consider advertising important speakers, can’t-miss entertainment, or exciting workshops. Lightly describe or tease the event, including speakers, activities, and unique opportunities. Highlight amazing speakers or sessions. Speaker name] taught us last year that [insert lesson].

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Level UP report a full operational month in March 2021

Prestige Events Magazine

For the largest group, Level UP produced the main sessions with a cast of celebrity speakers as well as a full week of private meals and parties. In spite of ongoing restrictions on international travel and events, UAE-based DMC Level UP is celebrating after a full operational month in March.

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6 Successful Strategies That’ll Convince Event Speakers to Work With You

Eventbrite UK

No matter what kind of event you’re hosting, having the right guest speakers can add value and attract more attendees. But how do you go about booking a speaker for an event? Event Planning March event speakers Speakers Speakers and Panelists

Top 5 features to look for in event management software

Attendease

Did a speaker or a session change? By pulling data points like your session names, speakers, and attendees from the back-end of your platform, agenda management tools can help you: Visualize when and where all your sessions are running to ensure nothing is missed.

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Speaker applications now open for Event Tech Live USA & Canada

Event Industry News

The first Event Tech Live USA & Canada – a content rich virtual show – opens on Tuesday June 8th and organiser Event Industry News is calling for speakers to join an already illustrious line-up. Speakers applications are open now and close March the 31 st.

Emerging Event Trends That Will Shape the Industry in 2021

Bizzabo

97% of event professionals believe we will see more hybrid events in 2021. It’s hard to predict but here are some ways hybrid events could emerge in 2021. This is why professional broadcasting will become much more prominent in 2021. Source: Convening Leaders 2021.

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Fairs and Festivals in Pittsburgh | August 2021 Edition

UNATION

This festival focuses on bringing together the best local veg food, music, shopping, speakers, food, yoga and more for Pittsburghers of all ages to enjoy! There’s no shortage of fairs and festivals in Pittsburgh this year!

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12 Virtual Event Gift Ideas for Speakers & Attendees

Nunify

It helped form a pleasant bond between the host and the event’s attendees, speakers and guests. Presenting speakers and attendees with gifts is a social etiquette accepted and practiced widely across business verticals and industries, whenever events are conducted.

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Un-Convention announces keynote speakers

Event Industry News

International music conference organiser Un-Convention has announced the first wave of speakers for its return to Manchester on the 8 th and 9 th July.

2021 Summer Event Trends

All Seated

For 2021, we have the unique addition of Brood X cicadas to think about on top of potential weather issues. Ely is a sought-after speaker, adjunct professor in the field of public relations, and a self-professed royal wedding enthusiast.

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