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10 ½ Creative Event Marketing Ideas to Drive Ticket Sales

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You have countless event marketing options. And with that comes a paralysis of choice. Where to focus your attention and efforts? And how to come up with new ideas beyond basic social posts? What if you decide wrong?

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Chatbot-First Event Management Software for Time- and IT-Starved Conference Organizers


By Michelle Bruno. Event management software (EMS), which automates the tasks associated with planning a conference, has been available for at least a quarter century. In the beginning, developers focused on core logistical tasks, such as agenda building, project management, speaker and content management and (for meetings with a trade show component) floorplan and booth sales. That’s changed. As the competition became more formidable, many EMS developers added new platform features.

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How to Select the Perfect Host City for Your Next Sporting Event


This is a sponsored post from Québec City Business Destination. More information about Event Manager Blog’s sponsored posts. The perfect host city can make a critical difference in your sporting event.

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Boulevard Events are taking catering to new heights at the ArcelorMittal Orbit

Event Industry News

Two of east London’s top players in the events industry, the ArcelorMittal Orbit and Boulevard Events, are joining forces to offer event hosts an unmissable experience.

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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.

Event Marketing from a Perspective of Event Influencer?-?Q&A with Nick Borelli

Hubilo Blog

With the ever-growing dynamic event industry we work with, it becomes a need to keep up with the trends, to highlight the success stories and achievements of event professionals.

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Event Planning: 5 Reasons Why the Event Programme and Matchmaking Go Hand in Hand


The research project Future Meeting Space carried out by the German Convention Bureau has once again confirmed: “The transfer of knowledge is a key factor in ensuring that participants leave a business event happy”.

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ConferenceLeeds strengthens team with new Head of Visitor Economy

Event Industry News

ConferenceLeeds, the conference bureau for the city of Leeds, has strengthened its team by welcoming Wendy Earl as the new Head of Visitor Economy, Inward Investment and International Relations.

The 4 Ticketing Features You Need for Your Museum


Your museum regularly welcomes thousands of enthusiastic guests into its halls, eager to explore ancient artifacts, marvel at historic works of art, or even study the wonders of the natural world.

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Eventplanung: 5 Gründe, warum Veranstaltungsprogramm und Matchmaking zusammen gehören


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Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

Podcast: Too big to succeed

Event Industry News

We invited Paul Woodward, chairman of Paul Woodward Advisory, to discuss his article: Too Big to Succeed. Within the podcast, our host, James Dickson, asked Paul on his professional background, the opinions expressed in his article and the history of trade shows. Having been in the exhibition industry for over 35 years, Paul is justified in having perhaps the controversial opinion that trade shows are suffering a profound blow, drawing examples from Cebit, Baselworld and Interbike.

30 Must-Attend SaaS Conferences in 2019


There are plenty of SaaS conferences out there. Which ones should you attend? The following list of top 30 SaaS conferences will help you decide. SaaS (short for software as a service) conferences are some of the most popular business gatherings on the planet.

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Building Spa Elements Into Your Meeting

Connect Your Meetings

On a recent incentive for 90 employees of an automotive company at Four Seasons Resort Bora Bora , One10 Senior Event Manager Celia Kallas was right on the money incorporating spa into the program. Out of the variety of activities offered for the group, 70 percent selected spa,” she says, which included a choice of massages, facials or mani-pedis. Adding a spa element to incentive itineraries isn’t a new concept, yet it’s one that’s growing in popularity.

Rule of Thumb: Keep Attendees Engaged, Not Annoyed


When communicating with attendees, you have to err on the side of caution. Too much communication and they’ll stop paying attention or unsubscribe. Too little communication and they’ll be stressed about the event.

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Help Presenters to Help Themselves


To make non-professional presenters better, give the right kind of advice. In both the corporate and association worlds, one factor is central to how well educational events are received by attendees: The performance of session presenters who are not professional speakers.

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Audience Response System Basics: Increasing Attendee Engagement Using Polls and Surveys


Offering polls and feedback surveys through an event app provides a great way to create meaningful attendee engagement and connection. At the same time, you also get to capture important data straight from attendees that can help you develop insights and define event success.

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Welcome to the Eventbrite App Marketplace and Our New Partners: Constant Contact, Gift Up!, Lennd, and Prism

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Today we’re unveiling the Eventbrite App Marketplace, the next iteration of what we formerly called Eventbrite Spectrum.

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Make Your Next Event Unforgettable at Regal Cinemas

Unique Venues

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The Event Planner’s Guide to Sydney Venues


Home to some of the world’s best surf, beautiful beaches, historical landmarks, and a bustling business center, Sydney offers visitors the ideal mixture of work and play.

Event ROI: Understanding the Basics and the Details


As you think about how to demonstrate your event ROI, it’s necessary to understand the full range of costs and benefits. Most planners just look at the basics – direct costs and direct revenue, which are straightforward and well understood.

Introducing the Eventbrite App Marketplace: Essential Apps for Event Creators

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The Eventbrite App Marketplace is a collection of powerful and trusted apps built for event creators like you. Discover more about your audience, sell more tickets in more places, and save time with apps that work seamlessly with Eventbrite.

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