Wed.Nov 06, 2019

Better Safe Than Sorry: How To Implement An Event Crisis Communication Plan

Endless Events

If you’re stuck in a jam, today’s talk on event crisis communication is for you! And even if you aren’t, the title says it all – better safe than sorry.

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Do You Really Have Them at Hello? Rethinking Your First-Timer Strategy

Velvet Chainsaw

One of my biggest pet peeves is the way some conferences approach first-time attendees. Being intentional and having a plan for how you welcome someone who is experiencing your conference for the first time is not only the right thing to do, it’s also a smart attendee acquisition strategy.

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Event Management Software: Key Purchasing Points to Consider

ePly

When it comes to selecting an event management software, it can be overwhelming with the amount of options you have to select from: ePly, Cvent, EventBrite, RegPack, Hubb, Eventable, etc. So, where do you start?

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5 Nonfiction Books That Every Event Professional Should Read

Picatic by Eventbrite

Maybe you read to relax. Or to learn. To pass time. Or to look smart. All good reasons. Or maybe you don’t read at all, but have been meaning to start. Regardless of your motive, reading is no doubt good for you. It has been proven to boost intelligence in kids and make you more […].

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A Practical Guide to Measuring Event Success

Can you measure event ROI? 3 in 5 marketers can't. Learn how with this free ROI model.

Engaging attendees with engaging event technology

Gallus Events

Engaging attendees is a trick that the most successful events are able to pull off. Event technology plays a major part!

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The Value of Event Data for Membership Organisations

Eventbrite

Positive or negative, there’s nothing like feedback to help event organisers reassess and refine their approach, which is why membership organisation and associations place such importance on gathering data. Here’s what data can do for you.

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Event Personalization: The 2020 Guide

Bizzabo

Welcome to your guide on event personalization in 2020 and beyond. Discover best practices for collecting event data, how to personalize the event experience, best practices for measuring event personalization, and more.

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Inside the Event Production Booth: Commonly Used Equipment

Event Leadership Institute

Smarticle. READ TIME: 2 minutes. The production booth can be a bit intimidating when you first walk inside, with a confusing maze of switches and buttons, and tons of unfamiliar gear.

Mexico’s Events Industry Feels the Sting of Tourism Board Closure

Skift

Inspirato's oceanfront Villa Buenaventura residence in Los Cabos, Mexico, boasts five bedrooms, a private beach, a private pool and multiple hot tubs. Inspirato Skift Take: One destination — Los Cabos — is well-positioned to deal with the sudden closure.

Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

New Videoconferencing Tool Stimulates Engagement

SmartMeetings

Owl Labs unveiled a product on Wednesday that could alter the way we see videoconferencing forever by making the remote meeting experience more immersive. The videoconferencing technology company introduced Meeting Owl Pro , the second-generation Meeting Owl.

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4 Mobile App Features You Need for Your Fandom Convention

Showclix

If there’s one thing a successful fandom event has plenty of, it’s content. With panels, Q&A sessions, photo ops, exclusive screenings, and plenty of exhibitors, an official mobile app is essential to help your fans, vendors, sponsors, and staff get the most out of your event.

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Event Tech Live draws major crowds on first day

Event Industry News

The highly anticipated first day of Event Tech Live has drawn to a close and organisers have hailed it a “huge success”.

Los Cabos Is a Model for Mexico’s Events Industry After Tourism Board Closure

Skift

Hilton resort in Los Cabos, Mexico. Cities in Mexico are looking to Los Cabos as a model to ramp up their own events industry in the wake of the closure of the country's tourism board.

The Top 10 Venues in Beijing, China

Aventri

Known as the world’s most populous city with a population of over 21 million, featuring 56 different ethnic groups, 126 major national heritage sites (like the Great Wall of China) and 176 registered museums, Beijing is an economic, historic, and cultural center.

The Key to Hosting an Engaging Sales Meeting

Eagle's Flight Corporate Events

When they are done well, sales meetings can be a valuable part of your overall strategy. Since salespeople are often on commission or have lucrative bonus structures, asking them to take time away from selling and making money can prove to be a challenge.

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Pylon One launches new brand for data driven insights: Multiverse-Analytics

Event Industry News

New solutions and a growing demand, with clear gaps in the market are the main drivers behind the decision to create a new brand. Multiverse Analytics brings together products that enable event companies to analyse, track and measure their brand activation results.

Meeting in the Midst of History

Unique Venues

It’s an added perk to hold your events at places that attendees actually want to travel to. Whether it’s a venue with beauty, elegance, or a unique location, putting that extra touch into your event locale really makes a difference.

Slido launches Quizzes – a new way to gamify your presentation, training or lecture

Event Industry News

Slido, a leading audience interaction platform, launches a new feature Quizzes (Beta) to all its users at Event Tech Live in London today. Slido Quizzes allow presenters, lecturers or trainers to gamify the learning and make it more social, competitive and fun.

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Meeting in the Mountain Region

Unique Venues

The mountain region of the United States is a wonderful place to hold events. It’s a naturally gorgeous area with so much to do, so much to marvel at, and with so many venues.

Event Tech Buyer’s Guide 2020 is brimming with the latest #EventTech solutions!

Event Industry News

Event Tech Buyer’s Guide 2020 is brimming with the latest #EventTech solutions! Everything you need to know in the world of #EventTech can be found in one place thanks to our latest edition of The Event Tech Buyer’s Guide.

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Do Meetings Have a Bullseye on Them?

MeetingsNet

As nationwide demand flattens, hotels target the meetings segment with rising rates and fees to maintain their revenue. With rumblings that the U.S.

New research unveiled at Event Tech Live 2019 shows growing technology skills gap in events industry

Event Industry News

47% of event planners say they don’t have the right skills to make informed decisions on event technology.

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 4 Reasons Why Event and Meeting Venues Should Use a Content Marketing Strategy 

All Seated

. In working with thousands of event and meeting venues around the world, we’ve seen firsthand the best practices and marketing toolkits used today to increase venue discoverability and reach.

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Event entrepreneur and TV’s ‘Millionaire Party Planner’ launches new company

Event Industry News

With 30 years of events management, entertainment industry and business experience, Liz Taylor – company founder and MD of Manchester-based event planners the Taylor Lynn Corporation (TLC) – has now embarked on a new business challenge.

Infographic: Are Event Planners Struggling with Event Technology?

Eventsforce

Technology is always pushing the boundaries on how we plan and run events. Yet the scale of innovation we have seen over the past few years is making it difficult for event professionals to keep up.

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AIF publishes updated UK festival ownership map for 2019

Event Industry News

Just under 30% (29.03%) of the market is controlled by two major companies, Live Nation and AEG presents. Live Nation controls 22.81% of the sector, with a gap of 16.29% between the major and its closest competitor. . AIF members now represent 19.49% of UK festivals over 5,000 capacity. .

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New Research Shows Growing Technology Skills Gap in Events Industry

Eventsforce

47% of event planners say they don’t have the right skills to make informed decisions on event technology.

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Introducing Floktu’s Table of X Feature

Floktu

At Floktu, we appreciate and consider all the feedback we receive from our valued users. That’s why we are so excited to announce the launch of our new Table of X feature, as requested by you! . This ticketing feature is available to Floktu Swift and Floktu Pro users and allows event creators to enable table ticketing for their events.

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