Mariana Sanchotene Announced as New Director of Amsterdam Dance Event

Event Industry News

As of 1 October, Mariana Sanchotene will be the new Director of the Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE) foundation. She succeeds Richard Zijlma, who, together with Buma Cultuur director Frank Helmink, is still responsible for the upcoming edition of the Amsterdam Dance Event. The Amsterdam Dance Event had been part of Buma Cultuur since its beginning in 1995. I’ve always been proud to say that Amsterdam organises the best electronic music conference and the largest club festival.

Amsterdam Dance Event attracts record 395,000 visitors

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The 22nd edition of Amsterdam Dance Event was attended by a record number of 395,000 visitors. The post Amsterdam Dance Event attracts record 395,000 visitors appeared first on Event Industry News.

Armin rocks Amsterdam ArenA with over 900 Robe fixtures

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Photos : Jorrit Lousberg The one, the only, the totally awesome Armin van Buuren played two tumultuous gigs at Amsterdam ArenA as ‘The Best of Armin Only’ celebrated the conclusion of the ‘Armin Only’ performance concept.

RAI Amsterdam to extend partnership with Gleanin across entire b2b event portfolio

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Gleanin, an award-winning event technology provider, and event organiser RAI Amsterdam today announced a new partnership which approves the use of the Gleanin’s referral marketing platform, Gleanin Connect, across the entire b2b portfolio of RAI Amsterdam’s events and exhibitions. Tamar Beck, CEO at Gleanin says, “We are thrilled to be working with RAI Amsterdam.

A Greener Festival assessor training debuts in mainland Europe alongside Amsterdam Dance Event

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A Greener Festival (AGF) bring their assessor training for their international award to mainland Europe for the first time Training delivered on 16th & 17th October, the 2 days prior to ADE Green in Amsterdam.

U.S. and Europe Power of Participation Workshops registration opens!

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February 2-3, 2017: RAI Amsterdam , The Netherlands 1½-day workshop, registration now open — €895. Workshop Amsterdam Catalyst Ranch Chicago POPWORKS Power of Participation RAI registration workshopWhether you’re in the U.S.

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‘Best of the Best’ Hotels Named for 2017

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Best Virtuoso Hotel Ambassador: Kees Hogetoorn— Grand Hotel Amsterdam , an Accor Hotel. Naming the “best of the best” in the hospitality world is no job for the meek, but international luxury travel network Virtuoso Hotels & Resorts did the deed—again.

dmg events appoints Chris Kilbee as Senior Vice President to lead Construction portfolio

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For the last 5 years, Chris has been based in Amsterdam with UBM where, as Group Director, he has led the growth and development of the company’s global Pharmaceutical portfolio. His tenure in Amsterdam included new launches in North America, Turkey, the UAE, South Korea and in a number of adjacent vertical markets.

Robe in SpaceXperience

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Advertising Week Europe announces European Roadshow

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Taking place from 17-26 January 2016, the Roadshow series consists of events in: Stockholm, Sweden – 17 January Amsterdam, […].

Robe sprinkles extra magic on Circus at Theatre Carré

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The highly acclaimed World Christmas Circus returned to Amsterdam’s Royal Theatre Carré for their 2016-17 season … for the first time with a new Robe moving light, which was chosen by the hugely popular and successful event’s long-term lighting designer, Wim Dresens.

Kru Live partner with MTV EMA’s, Rotterdam, 2016

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As lead partner to MTV, Kru Live liaised with their local, fully procured and longstanding partner in Amsterdam to deliver MTV’s live […]. MTV appointed Kru Live to provide a fully managed staffing solution at the recent EMA’s held in Rotterdam.

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Adam Andersen appointed Group Director of Pharma Portfolio at Informa

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Commenting on his appointment Andersen said: “I am excited to be driving these brands forward and continuing the great work of the talented teams in Amsterdam, and around the world, that contribute to make each CPhI event successful. The pharma portfolio is headquartered in Amsterdam, Netherlands and oversees some of the world’s largest and most prominent pharma events in the United States, Europe, the Middle East and Asia.

Lowest price ever three day sale on Power of Participation paperback

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Announcing new POPWORKS 1½-day workshops in Europe (Amsterdam, February) and the U.S. Purchase paperback copies of The Power of Participation , regular price $26, before January 1, 2017 at the lowest price ever, just $19.99. Includes free shipping in the United States, and free optional 30-minute phone consultation for first-time buyers. Just enter coupon pop2016 at checkout. Sale ends midnight EST, December 31. I wish all my friends and customers a Happy New Year! Adrian-.

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Company Event Ideas for Employees

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For instance, if you take your team on a food tour to Amsterdam, don’t just go to the market and buy all kinds of cheese for everyone. A healthy corporate culture is one of the biggest jackpots an employer can win.

The Night Shift

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As Amsterdam’s Night Mayor, Mirik Milan doesn’t wield official power. He was elected by an internet vote and a panel of Amsterdam business and bar owners to the job, which is funded jointly by the city and business owners.

DoubleDutch shortlisted at the Event Technology Awards 2018

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offices in Phoenix and Portland and a global presence in Amsterdam. DoubleDutch brings the power of digital to enterprise events with modern and innovative event technology. The average Fortune 500 company runs more than 1,000+ live events per year. We can power them all. Optimize your live events with real-time analytics and easily scale out event technology across your event programs. Build elegant event websites in minutes, without a developer, with DoubleDutch Registration.

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3 Ways to Make Large Meetings Feel Intimate

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An array of lunch offerings for meeting attendees at the Kimpton De Witt Hotel in Amsterdam. Working pods inside the meeting space at the Kimpton De Witt Hotel in Amsterdam.

Battling — and Bottling — Potential Food Waste

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The culinary team at the RAI Amsterdam Convention Center feeds 1.5 We ended up developing our own product line, together with Abma, that also includes basil olive oil and red-apple vinegar,” said Rientz Mulder, executive chef of RAI Amsterdam.

The Future of Events canceled but [CTRL] + [ALT] + [DEL] rises in it’s place

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Yesterday, via various outlets, The Future of Events conference, a first-time events industry conference scheduled to take place 22-24 August in The Netherlands at the RAI Amsterdam, announced it is cancelling the show just one month before the conference.

Out of the Shadows

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Night Mayor Summit April 22–23, 2016 De Marktkantine nightclub Amsterdam. As Amsterdam’s Night Mayor, Mirik Milan doesn’t wield official power. HOT SPOT   The summit was held on the heels of the EU Capital Mayors’ Meeting, also in Amsterdam.

Sennheiser expands “Sennheiser for Business” portfolio with new conferencing solutions at ISE 2017

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Sennheiser expands “Sennheiser for Business” portfolio with new conferencing solutions at ISE 2017

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Top 5 Unique Hotels Across the World

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Faralda Crane Hotel Amsterdam The Crane Hotel in Amsterdam offers a heightened experience, literally. The Good Hotel, London A floating, non-profit hotel with a penchant for social and corporate responsibility, The Good Hotel tops our list.

Yotel Receives $250 Million Investment Boost

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It is scheduled to debut hotels in San Francisco and Singapore later this year, and in Edinburgh, Glasgow and Amsterdam in 2019.

3 Tips to Maximize Your Event Budget

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Thanks to two new hotels in Europe, you could be meeting in a special suite that was once the home of a famed Dutch poet at Kimpton De Witt Amsterdam or hosting a big social event in the grand ballroom at Kimpton Fitzroy London.

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Association Meetings Up, Attendees Down

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Cities with the most international association meetings last year were Vienna, Seoul and Barcelona, Spain, followed by Copenhagen, London and Amsterdam.

Tune into Ctrl + Alt + Del on Aug. 23

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ET with physical pop-up events in cities such as Amsterdam, London, San Diego, Toronto and New York, among others. What would you do if a conference you were scheduled to attend overseas was canceled two weeks before it began? Most people would cancel the trip and grumble about it.

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How to attract more participants

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Fifteen pop-up events with viewing stations were set-up around the globe, including in Atlanta, Vancouver, Edmonton, Calgary, Toronto, Montreal, Cape Town, Amsterdam, London (UK) and Belgium. The RAI Amsterdam and hotel and venue sponsors stepped in to provide viewing locations.

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Is Cannabis Tourism the Next Big Thing

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Almost everyone knows someone who’s been to Amsterdam,” Gordon explains of the inspiration that led to his company. “It’s But after seeing how places like Amsterdam weren’t exactly keen on providing cannabis access to tourists, he saw a gap in the tourism industry. “I Five or 10 years ago, the term “cannabis tourism” was virtually nonexistent. But today, thanks to the growing trend of legalization across the country, business is booming.

The European Cyclists’ Federation Takes Their Annual Event to the Netherlands

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ECF will cover a lot of ground — topically and literally, with an agenda that includes a half-day excursion to Amsterdam. Event Details. June 13–17, 2017. Arnhem-Nijmegen, Netherlands. Overview.

2019 Marketing Conferences: The #1 Marketing Events Guide

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Amsterdam Affiliate Conference (AAC). Amsterdam, Netherlands. Amsterdam, Netherlands. Attending conferences is one of the best ways to stay ahead in the ever-changing marketing industry.

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19 Trends to Watch in 2019

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percent, as capitals like London and Amsterdam are reporting 82 percent occupancy rates. The crystal ball says, among the trends that will affects in 2019, the economy’s continue rise will be the driving force. Companies have more money for meetings, but planners have less funds to host the events. Meanwhile, hotels are charging higher rates while supply struggles to keep up with demand. But don’t be alarmed. Not all is black and white—millennial pink, anyone?

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Giant iTab launches giant new gaming platform

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Giant iTab will be exhibiting at Internet Gaming Live, Amsterdam, for the first time later this week, and with it will bring an entirely new platform for gaming apps and web based content which can be seen on stand no T30.

2019 Women In Tech Conferences: Empowering Events

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Amsterdam, Netherlands. Amsterdam, Netherlands. Last Updated November 29, 2019. Ready for the most authoritative list of 2019 women in tech events on the internet?

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2019 Tech Conferences: The #1 Tech Events Guide

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React Amsterdam. Amsterdam, Netherlands. Amsterdam, Netherlands. Amsterdam, Netherlands. The most authoritative 2019 tech conferences directory on the web. Period. Searching for top technology events to attend in 2019?

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Travel bans hurt meetings & progress

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11, 1991, the conference was officially moved to Amsterdam. In a 5-4 vote, the U.S. Supreme Court last week upheld President Trump’s travel ban on travelers from several Muslim-majority nations as constitutional.

Apple Maps Adds 8 Airports to iOS 11

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The international airports are in Amsterdam, Berlin, Doha (Qatar), Dubai (United Arab Emirates), Geneva, Hong Kong, Toronto and Vancouver. Apple has expanded its Maps app to include terminal maps of eight more U.S. airports, after introducing maps at two airports earlier this year.

Grand Designs Live launch initiative to reduce single use plastic at NEC

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We’re also working with the Amsterdam based foundation Join the Pipe to provide a water refill station in the Central Bar for visitors to use. In addition to this, Grand Designs Live, is also working with Amsterdam based foundation, Join the Pipe, to provide a water refill station in the Central Bar for visitors use.

Check Out this Baker’s Dozen of New #ThePreferredLife Options

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Pestana Amsterdam Riverside. Located in the historic former town hall in the heart of the De Pijp neighborhood, Pestana Amsterdam Riverside will open in February of 2018 near Albert Cuypmarkt and within walking distance of the city’s key landmarks.

Top 10 Most Beautiful Cities to Host a Meeting

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Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Amsterdam is not only a Top 10 most beautiful city, but the Union of International Associations named it one of the 10 best cities to host an international conference. Get your passport ready!

A Conference for the Science Behind Emotions

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The inaugural event was held in 2004 in Amsterdam, and the conference has been held every other year except for 2008 in Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium; Lille, France; Canterbury, England; Berlin, Germany; and Leiden, Holland. Illustration by Carmen Segovia. The heart wants what the heart wants.

The Art of Storytelling

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View of the Nieuwezijds Voorburgwal in Amsterdam , by Gerrit Adriaensz Berckheyde. Koninklijk Oudheidkundig Genootschap, Amsterdam. Image courtesy National Gallery of Art. There are as many different ways to tell a story as there are stories to tell. In Washington, D.C.,