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13 corporate event trends that will make your events stand out in 2023

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Corporate event trends have changed rapidly in recent years. And with 2023 just around the corner, you need to be ready for what’s in store. There’s so much at stake when you host an event.

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Event compliance: busting 5 myths in the pharma industry

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Event compliance is a number one priority in the pharma industry. But it shouldn’t be a barrier to innovation.

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Event planning terms glossary: 150+ event terms to know

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Event planning terms are nothing new. But throw in event tech terms like ‘breakout rooms’, ‘RTMP’, and ‘VOD’ that are crucial to know for hybrid and virtual event planning. And suddenly, it can all become a bit confusing.

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Hybrid event planning: an executive guide and 6-month practical plan

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New to hybrid event planning? Not sure where to begin? A hybrid event can be a great investment for your company – in fact, 86% of B2B organizations that host one see a positive ROI within 7 months.

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Download 7 Exceptional Event Email Templates for Driving Attendee Engagement

Write winning event emails in minutes! Relying on decades of social science research and more recent behavioral data, we’ll show you the science-backed methods to creating a wildly successful event-marketing email campaign for almost any situation. Download the eBook today!

7 reasons to use live event captioning + 4 things to look for in closed captioning software

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Most event organizers and marketing leads think of live event captioning as a “nice-to-have” feature. But it’s a must-have tool for every event. No matter the size or number of attendees. Live-streamed events are becoming more and more popular.

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The 9 best event platforms for HCP events in 2023

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HCP events: what HCPs want in 2023. Pharma companies are talking about going back to in-person HCP events in 2023. But is that what HCPs really want? To go back to traditional event formats? Not exactly. According to Veeva and Ashfield Health, almost 70% of HCPs are digital natives.

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HCP engagement: emerging trends, success metrics, and omnichannel strategies

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There’s no doubt about it. HCP engagement is a top priority for all pharma enterprises due to a drastic change in HCP needs and expectations. How do we know? 50% of our event platform customers are from the life science industry.

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Content marketing for events: how to repurpose your event content

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How long does content marketing for events take you? And how much of your marketing budget do you spend? If you’re like most other enterprise event marketers, probably a long time and a ton of money.

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Hybrid Event Examples You’ll Want to Copy This Year (And How to Take Virtual Events Hybrid)

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With the world heading back to some sense of normalcy, many companies are anxious to include in-person components to their virtual events again, and vice versa, to create a hybrid event experience.

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A Master's Guide to B2B: How Listening to Your Customers Can Grow Your Business

Speaker: Adam Dorfman, Head of Product Growth at Reputation & Michele Bettinazzi, Customer Experience Manager at PeakMade Real Estate

Improved marketing conversion, happy customers, and faster growth - that’s only three things that can be accomplished by just listening to your customers. Customer feedback is an extremely invaluable tool to keeping retention high, attracting new business, and improving the general operations of your business. The question is - how do you capture all this? Join Adam Dorfman, Head of Product Growth at Reputation & Michele Bettinazzi, Customer Experience Manager at PeakMade Real Estate, for this essential discussion on the ins and outs of brokering the optimal customer interaction.

Event Sponsorship in 2021: What It Looks Like and How to Capitalize On It

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Event planning is no easy feat. It requires skill, preparation, a strategic team of experts, not to mention ample amounts of funding. The best events bring together thought leaders who can provide unique value to guests.

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7 Surefire Ways to Maximize Your Webinar ROI [+ Key Metrics to Evaluate]

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You already know that webinars are among the greatest ways to reach and educate your target audience. From anywhere in the world, you have the power to gain interest in your product, gather valuable feedback from participants, and generate massive amounts of highly qualified leads.

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Introducing your new Eventspace

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This summer we are releasing a new version of our Eventspace app that has been re-engineered from the ground up for hybrid events. With built-in networking, personalization, content and analytics features, SpotMe now offers the most comprehensive hybrid event experience for you and your audience.

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The Key Difference Between Event Management and Event Planning Software (Plus 12 Rockstar Tools You Should Be Using)

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Successful events are backed by a ton of moving pieces. Fortunately, we have sophisticated software available today that helps us manage and plan events seamlessly, with each tool serving its own unique purpose.

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Negative Reviews & Online Feedback Happens - But Where Do You Go From Here?

Speaker: Adam Dorfman, Head of Product Growth at Reputation and Jeremy Shubitz, Director of Marketing at Bosley

Responding to online negative feedback can be challenging. What should you say? What should you not say? Should you even respond? In today's, your customers will be not only your biggest advocates but also your biggest critics. However, negative feedback can offer actionable insights to build a stronger product and customer experience.

4 hybrid event best practices to increase audience engagement

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Remember the days before the pandemic, when event participants would have to attend via a Zoom call and struggle to feel included while the screen froze or the video conferencing audio went out?

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SpotMe partners with Ai-Media, a global leader in technology-driven live captioning, transcription, and translation services

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LAUSANNE, Switzerland, July 5, 2022 — SpotMe, the leading B2B event marketing platform is pleased to announce a new partnership with Ai-Media, a global leader in technology-driven live captioning, transcription, and translation services today. . “We

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What are hybrid events and why are they the future of event marketing?

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During the height of the pandemic, in-person events shifted to virtual meetings. But now, the event landscape is changing again to hybrid events. . A hybrid event is designed to blend the virtual experience with an in-person experience.

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Top 10 Hybrid Event Management Companies of 2022

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As the effects of the pandemic begin to ease, hybrid events are becoming a go-to event type for more and more industries. To ensure a smooth event is achieved, companies can’t just hope and pray for things to go right, they need certainty.

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Dive Into Your Inventory Data (and Add Substantial Profits to Your Bottom Line)

Speaker: Ian Foster, Sculpture Hospitality Regional Director West Coast

In this seminar, Ian Foster will discuss the basics of inventory management, including tips on how to get inventory right and how to evaluate your food and pour costs. Ian will examine the best ordering practices from our clients. Finally, he’ll share some case studies showing how well designed inventory control can uncover hidden losses from over-pouring and lost sales that will result in several thousand dollars of extra profit every month.

The 6 Best Virtual Conference Platforms

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Our guide to the best virtual conference platforms helps you pick the right virtual solution. There has never been a wider selection of tools to create virtual events. This level of choice is both an opportunity and a burden. Which solution will suit your needs? What to look for?

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Top 10 Hybrid Event Studios of 2022

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The global pandemic has driven everyone in every sector to get creative, especially those in the event space. While many shifted to a completely virtual event strategy in 2020, some sense of normalcy in 2022 has introduced a new and popular event trend, hybrid events.

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Top 10 Event Trends You Need to Know for 2022

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It’s no surprise that 2022’s event trends are largely influenced by the global pandemic. Last year, the biggest and most-anticipated events either were cancelled, postponed, or transformed into a fully virtual experience. .

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7 Event Planning Tips the Pros Are Leaning on in 2021

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Let’s face it, planning an event is never as easy as 1, 2, 3. It’s not a “one size fits all” kind of process, as each occasion presents its own set of challenges and opportunities to be addressed, managed and executed.

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Maximize Your Profit Margins

Speaker: Shawn Imbeault and Geoff Loukes, Sculpture Hospitality

In the past year, we've learned that maximizing margins can determine whether your restaurant stays afloat when times get hard. Join Shawn Limbeault and Geoff Loukes, in this master class that will take you through the best practices of maximizing your margins, From FOH to BOH.

Video Conferencing Technology Trends: Overview for 2022 and Beyond

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Just about every major American company has relied on video conferencing platforms to maintain business functions during the pandemic. In fact, a recent study has shown that 75% of employees depend on video conferencing technology for remote work.

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Virtual Event Platform Comparison: 2022 Virtual Event Tech Guide

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Our virtual event platform comparison helps you pick your next virtual event solution. There has never been a wider selection of tools to create virtual events. This is both an opportunity and a burden. Which solution will suit your needs? What to look for? Defining “best”.

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#1 Zoom Webinar Alternative for Virtual Events

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Why is Zoom that popular? And, should you run your next virtual event with Zoom? Are there Zoom Webinar alternatives? The massive growth of Zoom has caught some serious shade by privacy concerns. Security researchers weren’t mild in their judgment.

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Webinar Best Practices that Make Success Absolutely Predictable

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The new normal of corporate gatherings, industry events, and live conferences is through virtual offerings. On any scale, webinars have begun to dominate as an effective way to streamline real time communications, and provide evergreen materials for all types of businesses.

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Restaurant Management Masterclass

Speaker: Harlan Scott, Founder of Harlan Scott Hospitality and Industry Restaurant

Due first to necessary staffing cuts, extreme safety protocols, and now the need to rehire against outsized government stimulus, unemployment benefits and wage requirements, managing and staffing have become the most urgent conversation in restaurants today. This, adding on to the lynch-pin management style restaurants often have, has made restaurant cultures more vulnerable and volatile than ever. If your restaurant is suffering from cut staff, low morale, or ineffective training, you've come to the right place. Join Harlan Scott of Harlan Scott Hospitality, learn how to get back in control of your restaurant and your operation back on autopilot.

8 ways your events strategy and technology should evolve

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The event industry is changing at a rapid pace. In this new era of emergent and hybrid experiences, one thing is for sure—technology will be a major player at any gathering for the foreseeable future. .

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SpotMe Partners with Veeva to Support Large-Scale Life Sciences Events

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SpotMe Anywhere integrates with Veeva CRM Events Management to deliver personalized interactions and ensure efficient compliance.

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7 Signs You Chose the Right Event Platform with Pierre Boesinger

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Meet Pierre Boesinger, Head of Sales at SpotMe as he talks all things hybrid. Experienced Business Development and Sales Management professional with an FT Top 100 MBA degree and a strong attraction to event innovations changing the world while making people’s lives better.

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10 Security Measures to Implement at Events as We Transition from Digital to Hybrid

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Since the onset of the pandemic, businesses have faced a huge risk. Companies that relied on in-person events had to quickly conquer the learning curve of facilitating online conferences and virtual events.

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A Masterclass in Restaurant Digital Transformation

Speaker: Jay Coldren, Alex Barrow, and Greer Kimsey, Street Sense Team

Behaviorists say it takes 21 days to solidify a habit. 365 days of quarantine later, it's safe to say that our customers will be keeping some quarantine habits. At the center of these habits is the digital world: online ordering, advertising, booking, reviewing, etc. It will become essential for restaurants to create omni-channel experiences for customers, and to market them effectively. Join Jay Coldren and his team in this masterclass to learn the tactics for dominating the digital restaurant sphere.

Your Ultimate Guide to Tech Events in 2021

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As the world is managing the list of interruptions incurred since the 2020 pandemic, large events are continuing to run online. This year, as global conferences and tech events must go on, we’ve put together some of the coolest digital conventions to attend within the tech space. Tech Events in 2021.

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SpotMe launches Express, a new solution for webinars

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SpotMe is pleased to announce their new solution for webinars, completing their end-to-end B2B event marketing platform. SpotMe customers can now host unlimited webinars powered by SpotMe’s Studio technology.

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Why Virtual Event Rehearsals Matter [+ a Checklist to Do Them Right]

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Your virtual conference or hybrid event is right around the corner. What can you do to ensure everything runs smoothly on the event day? Run a virtual event rehearsal. . A rehearsal session makes a huge difference in your guests’ experience.

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Global Event Planning: How It Differs From Your Run of the Mill Event

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One of the trends to emerge from the COVID-19 pandemic is the increased popularity and prevalence of global events. Virtual events became the norm when people were no longer able to meet in person for conferences, trade shows, and other events.

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Restrictions Into Opportunities: How to Make Your Restaurant Succeed

Speaker: Patrick Cottrell and Joe English

Whether your state allows outdoor dining, takeout only, or a little bit of both, we're here to help. Join Patrick Cottrell and Joe English from Sculpture Hospitality, for a webinar on Jan. 26th, and get your restaurant to thrive in face of pandemic restrictions