The Conference Owner’s Guide: From Conference Touchpoints To Journey Experiences Part 1

Velvet Chainsaw

Too often conference and meeting professionals assume that their role is best suited to planning and executing the conference. I get that from the education section or the conference technical teams.”. They own designing the conference customers experience journey.

The reason we run conferences

Gallus Events

Now, as any Conference Organiser will tell you, we don’t get hugs or high fives. At this stage, it is easy to forget why we choose to run a conference. The post The reason we run conferences appeared first on Gallus Events. Conference Architect Conferences & Congresse

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When Conferences Lie

PCMA Convene

Is there a solution for putting an end to fake and predatory conferences? Sounds like traditional association conferences’ calls for subject matter experts. That is to say, fraudulent conferences exist, and they are becoming a real problem for the meetings industry.”.

BBC broadcaster Helen Fospero and fashion industry icon Caryn Franklin headline at Blitz Connection

Event Industry News

BBC broadcaster Helen Fospero and fashion industry icon Caryn Franklin headline at Blitz Connection, the annual showcase from leading AV and technical production company Blitz, a GES company. Fashion industry journalist, broadcaster and activist, Caryn is also a veteran of the live events industry. She shares her experience of the theatre of fashion and how live events can help shape brands and promote emotional connections. Conference News News

April 19, 2017: Intel Kills Its Developer Forum Conference, Kevin Spacey to Host Tonys, Fashion Photos to Be Projected on Empire State Building

BizBash

INTEL KILLS ITS DEVELOPER FORUM CONFERENCE: Citing a lack of need due to Web-based resources, Intel has decided to

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The five keys to great conference content

Gallus Events

At the end of February we supported Practically Perfect PA to run their second “Assist Conference” They reached their target of 100 PAs just a few days before the date of the conference, and everyone was delighted to have sold out the event.

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Ricoh Arena adds 17 new shows to events roster

Event Industry News

A mixture of exhibition and conference-style events have been confirmed – including eight brand-new shows. million people across 1350 different events over the past 12 months, ranging from live sport and music, through to conferences, exhibitions, meetings and weddings. Conferences.

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How Lufthansa’s FlyingLab Maximizes Your Travel Time by Bringing Conferences to the Sky

PCMA Convene

Gaining new knowledge from face-to-face conference relies on one fairly basic principle: You have to actually get to the destination first. Wingenter is giving some of those precious hours back to travelers with Lufthansa’s FlyingLab, a conference that takes place — you guessed it — in the sky.

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Where to Host Your Next Conference: 8 Best Locations

Endless Events

When it comes to planning a conference, location is key. Today’s conference attendees expect more. And that all starts with a great conference location. . A conference is more than just the convention center. Cities can start to run together on the conference circuit.

The five keys to great conference content

Gallus Events

At the end of February we supported Practically Perfect PA to run their second “Assist Conference” They reached their target of 100 PAs just a few days before the date of the conference, and everyone was delighted to have sold out the event.

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August 3, 2017: ‘Meet the Press’ to Launch New Film Festival With A.F.I., 'Vogue' Announces New Fashion Industry Conference, How Tomorrowland Music Fest Is Attracting Younger Crowds With Luxury Experiences

BizBash

'MEET THE PRESS' TO LAUNCH NEW FILM FESTIVAL WITH A.F.I.: NBC’s Meet the Press has partnered with the American

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The Top 8 Conferences Event Professionals Have to Attend

Capterra Event Management

Besides that, I love going to conferences! This incoming year is chock full of conferences and expos for event managers to explore. These are the top eight conferences event professionals have to attend. Conferences are listed in alphabetical order.).

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10 Tips to Host a Virtual Medical Conference

Hubilo Blog

There are a handful of virtual medical conferences which are meticulously designed and implemented. With the era of digitalization and the current Coronavirus pandemic, hosting your medical conferences virtually will be a great idea to capitalize on what’s coming your way.

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How to engage all generations at your conferences

Eventinterface

As audiences have evolved, planners must now use a variety of communication and marketing techniques to successfully engage all generations of attendees at their conferences and events. People tend to think of marketing in a very linear fashion - leads and demand generation.

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Eliminate Packing from Travel

SmartMeetings

Even if you travel often for meetings and conferences, you may still not have perfected the art of packing. Tips & Tools application best business clothing designer dress dufl fashion fitness fun girls global Hotels How To locker luggage lugless outfit pack practices rent rental resorts running runway shipping sports style success suitcases Tech Tips tools trip westin what

Ride the Rails on 7 Scenic Trains

SmartMeetings

This old-fashioned railway was established in 1864. Scenic World is also home to event space for conferences. The leaves are changing color , the air is getting crisp and the trains are chugging along.

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Building a Simple 5-Page Event Website for Your City-Wide Conference

CadmiumCD

A city-wide conference entails a great deal of planning, guiding, and creating. A strong and reliable website is an excellent tool for facilitating a great attendee experience for your conference. Luckily, a well-structured website can be a complete guide for your conference.

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Clothing Swap Meets Pop Up at Hotels and Conferences

SmartMeetings

One such example is the ObesityHelp National Conference , which has dedicated space for a clothing swap at their annual event. “The fashion industry is the second most polluting industry after oil and gas and people are not aware of that.”.

Event Venues Milan: The Top 25 for 2019

EventMB

Find the best event venues in Milan; the fashion and design capital of the world. Consider these top choices for conference venues, private parties, versatile event spaces, and more. Milan is at the epicenter of design and fashion.

Inside the Bid Process for a Citywide Conference

PCMA Convene

Everyone seemed excited to see us there, because the conference hadn’t been to the United States since 1967,” said Nathan Hermiston, director of destination sales for Meet Minneapolis, whose colorful booth at Apimondia 2015 was the culmination of an 18-month-long bid for Apimondia 2019.

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Wear This, NOT That

Canadian Special Events

It works with flats so you will save your feet and if you add a blazer you can take it from morning “conference” to evening dine arounds” . canadian special events event ideas event style fashion for events wear this not thatWe all have our ‘go to” outfit.

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20 Ways to Remake Your Annual Meeting – Part 2

Velvet Chainsaw

For most conference committees (and next-gen participants), they’re a snore. Elements of your conference should always put the participants and the profession ahead of the volunteer leaders. Opening on a high note is an important part of setting the tone for a successful conference.

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Retail therapy: A fresh experience for meetings and conferences

Plan Your Meetings

If there is a spousal program or if families are invited to join employees on the trip, some groups can visit fashion, tech gadgets, toy and children’s clothing departments. Here are some ideas for incorporating retail therapy into meetings, conferences and events.

How to Execute Virtual Events and Virtual Conferences

Hubilo Blog

Is there any better solution to still make your conference happen? After the spread of Coronavirus across the globe, virtual events and virtual conferences have become a formidable course of action for event planners and managers. 1) What are virtual conferences and virtual events?

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Stage, set design and performance with Chris Ford, OBO

Event Industry News

visit for the Dalai Lama, the prestigious AFI Awards (equivalent to the BAFTAs) as well as numerous shows and events which took place during various Australian fashion weeks. Conferences. Brand & Agencies Conference News News brand experience Event Design Lecture Series lecture OB

The Hague Convention Bureau & The Hague Business Agency support launch of HagueTalks in Berlin

Event Industry News

Guests in attendance included leaders from the social enterprise startup space, women’s rights and refugee NGOs, editors of specialist publications and conference organisers. The four speakers were: Jeanne de Kroon – founder of Zazi Vintage Fashion.

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Event Heroes: How One Software Conference Is Taking Over the World

Bizzabo

Although the community started online, it has since grown into the world's hottest conference for business software in the world. I'd love to learn a little bit more about the conference in general. Back when the conference first launched in 2015 there were two thousand attendees.

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2019 Media & Publishing Conferences: The #1 Publisher’s Events Guide

Bizzabo

Here are the top 80+ publishing conferences of 2019 that all publishers should attend in order to succeed in a fast-paced, ever-shifting industry. January Conferences. February Conferences. March Conferences. April Conferences. May Conferences.

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Porchester Hall showcasing sought after venue at the London Summer Event Show stand B24

Event Industry News

Conference News Exhibition News Featured News Concert Venue London Summer Event Show venues venues in LondonSituated in the City of Westminster, Porchester Hall ’s Grade II listed classic art deco design and understated elegance make it a sought-after venue for a variety of events.

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Networking Games: 8 Effective—and Fun—Networking Activities for Your Next Event

Endless Events

And who doesn’t love some good, old-fashioned (and friendly) competition? How does something like a conference scavenger hunt work? Share a team photo on social media with the hashtag [insert conference hashtag].

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Top 98 keynote speakers every event planner must know about

Hubilo Blog

The sole idea of organizing any business event or a conference is to engage with your audience and build a strong brand by providing value by the means of sharing knowledge, insights or present compelling stories. This where you need keynote speakers at your event or conference.

What are virtual events and their types?

Hubilo Blog

Conferences. Virtual conferences allow people to attend their sessions over the internet. They can interact with their fellow attendees and network throughout the conference. You can live-stream your speaker sessions for your attendees and keep them engaged during the conference.

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Top 99 keynote speakers every event planner must know about

Hubilo Blog

The sole idea of organizing any business event or a conference is to engage with your audience and build a strong brand by providing value by the means of sharing knowledge, insights or present compelling stories. This where you need keynote speakers at your event or conference.

The Royal Horticultural Halls shortlisted for the London Venue Awards

Event Industry News

Organisers relish in creating wonderful productions for guests to explore from fashion houses, conferences, gala dinners, launches and sporting events to concerts, exams, wine tastings, car auctions, weddings and bar mitzvahs. . Whether it’s a full-scale house with removable roof for a fashion show or a greenhouse suspended from the ceiling, a small and intimate dinner or exhibition for up to 2,000 guests, it can all be done in the Halls. Conferences.

Meeting Professionals Anxiously Want To Start Their Improvement Planning Process Yesterday

Velvet Chainsaw

Conference and meeting professionals like action when planning their events. Herein likes one of their challenges when starting a conference improvement process. The current conference state of affairs and financials dominate discussions about next year’s event.

5 Valuable Lessons Event Professionals Learned in 2019

Experient

Experience design isn’t merely what your event content is about or how people consume it; it’s now a matter of layout, interior design, and finding the perfect mix of practicality and fashion. Have you noticed a demographic shift happening at professional conferences?

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Magazine London – has officially launched

Event Industry News

This brand-new, multi-use venue provides an unrivalled landscape for brand events, awards dinners, conferences, exhibitions, fashion, the arts and ticketed culture. From brand events, awards dinners, conferences, exhibitions, fashion, the arts and ticketed culture; there are 22 events confirmed between September 2019 and the end of the year. Conferences. Conference News Exhibition News News

How To Create The Ultimate Event Layout Attendees Will Fall In Love With

Endless Events

And real quick, this is primarily skewed primarily to corporate conferences, corporate meetings, things like that. And primarily in a lot of conference cases or events spaces, they’re walking in. And I actually stole this idea from Inbound, the marketing conference.

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Top tips for planning the entertainment at corporate events

Event Industry News

Whether you have been tasked with planning the office Christmas party or finding a great band to help that will let employees let their hair down after a long conference, booking entertainment for a corporate event is not an easy thing to do.

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Informa Markets strengthens leadership team with 2 senior appointments

Event Industry News

Event organiser, Informa Markets, has announced the appointments of Mark Temple-Smith as chief operating officer (COO) of the company, and Nancy Walsh as president of its fashion business, which includes leading brands such as MAGIC, COTERIE, PROJECT and PROJECT WOMENS. Conferences.