Wed.Nov 14, 2018

Woo Your Event Attendees On-Site: 5 Tips

ePly

Looking to go the extra mile to appeal to your event attendees on-site? It can be tricky to know exactly what’s going to resonate with ALL of your attendees across the board, especially with all of the varying reasons and expectations of attending any event.

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How to Edit Your Registration Process to Dramatically Increase Volunteer Signups

InitLive

Great news! Potential volunteers are visiting your site. But, how can you make sure they actually sign up? You need to create a volunteer signup page that encourages registration, rather than a, "Nah, I'll do this later." This is how: 1) Include All the Necessary Information.

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The Power of Proximity: Using Beacons at Your Event

Cvent

2013 marked the year that event planners gained access to a new instrument in their technology stack. That was the year Apple first introduced iBeacon technology into mobile devices, making location technology easily (and pervasively) accessible.

How to Organise Event Check-in Process

GEVME

There are several ways to check tickets for an event (offline & online) that we can recommend. For different events, depending on the format and number of participants, the event check-in process may come in different forms.

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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.

How Bombay Sapphire Is Getting Consumers to Unleash Their Cocktail Creativity

BizBash

Liquor brands are constantly experimenting with new ways to engage consumers through events. For Bombay Sapphire’s newest pop-up series, the

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Take the 'Work' Out of Worksgiving with These Creative Catering Ideas

BizBash

You’re probably familiar with the concept of Friendsgiving (celebrating Thanksgiving with a group of friends either before or on the

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User-Document- The Ultimate Event App Feature to Personalize Your App

Hubilo Blog

Event apps have a range of purposes from attendee management to attendee engagement. The ROI that an event app provides when done right, is worth the investment.

Your Account-Based Marketing Strategy Could Be Missing a Huge Piece of the Pie

atEvent

You may have already implemented it, but if your ABM strategy does not include events, it's incomplete and possibly ineffective. By now, you’ve probably heard a lot about Account-Based Marketing, as it’s a hot and powerful strategic approach to business marketing.

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Event Industry Technology Predictions for 2019

Expo Pass

(3 Minute Read). Event Industry Technology Predictions for 2019.

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Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

New & Renovated: Getting Out of the Hotel

Smart Meetings

For a taste of something uniquely different, sometimes you need to leave the hotel behind. From restaurants to purpose-built event venues, all kinds of properties can be the perfect, hyper-local setting for your next great event. More: New & Renovated: In the Heart of the City.

What Mic Should My Presenter Use – Whiteboard Wednesday

Endless Events

The types of microphones you use for your event might not be something you ever think about. You might be thinking, does it really matter which types of microphones I use? Will it really impact my event? The short answer to those questions is yes!

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Two day Event Tech Live smashes the numbers

Event Industry News

Event Tech Live 2018 (ETL) had the courage of its convictions, ramping up to two days and introducing more new elements, a 1-2-1 Meeting Zone and the New Experience Zone among them. And numbers were up an astonishing 35 per cent on last year as a result.

3 Reasons to Plan for Eastern Canada

Smart Meetings

Eastern Canada might not always be a top-of-mind choice for U.S.-based based meeting planners, but this region offers a remarkable array of options for memorable gatherings.

Design effectiveness = Data effectiveness.

Event Industry News

My agency proudly won its very first design effectiveness award back in 1997, courtesy of the Design Business Association (DBA). In the intervening years, there’s been huge change across the creative landscape: the rise of digital, the fall of publishing and the introduction of ‘experiential’ as a marketing discipline. Back in the 90s, the evidence/data to support claims of effectiveness was largely qualitative and anecdotal: surveys, quotes from attendees and client/staff feedback.

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The Event Planner’s Guide to Nashville Venues

Aventri

With new and renovated venues, like Music City Center and Gaylord Opryland, the Music City has been named one of the top ten meeting destinations.

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5 Reasons Why You Should Use Video for Your Event

Eventbrite

Not using video as part of your event promotion strategy? You’re not alone. Video is incredibly effective, but it can also be intimidating. You may want your videos to look polished and professional, but you may not have the budget to hire someone to do it right.

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EFS Europe supplies WWI Centenary Event this Remembrance Day

Event Industry News

EFS Europe marked its 5th year in a row supplying this year’s Leicester City Victoria Park Remembrance Event with Temp-A-Path. This year marked the 100th Anniversary of the Great War on this very special Armistice Day.

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Event Ideas for an Unforgettable Holiday Party

Floktu

With the end of the year fast approaching, calendars are filling up with holiday party invites and clients are scouting out event managers to help wrap up the work year on a high note.

TalkingTree Creative

Event Industry News

TalkingTree Creative is an award-winning creative events and experiential marketing company headquartered near Washington, DC. While we are based in the U.S., we serve an international client base, meeting our client’s creative needs at venues around the world.

What High-Scale Startups Want From Trade Show Hosts - The Facts and Figures

Tito Blog | An Event Blog for Organisers

Have you ever exercised in virtual reality? I have, but more in a watching-a-full-body-dumbbell-set-on-YouTube-while-eating-biscuits kind of way. Today I'm here to tell you about a business that's built itself on providing an immersive way to gamify your workouts. Enter: ICAROS.

Meetingsbooker.com expands US coverage with Carr Workplaces partnership

Event Industry News

Meetingsbooker.com, the global leader in meeting venue discovery and bookings is delighted to announce the addition of Carr Workplaces to the platform. Meetingsbooker.com customers can now book meeting spaces online at any of the Carr Workplaces extensive portfolio around the United States including California, Washington DC, New York, Florida, Illinois, Maryland, Massachusetts, and Virginia. “We have enjoyed a +600% increase in bookings in the United States so far this year.

Spectacular New Convention Center Set to Debut in Allen, Texas

Cvent

Allen, Texas, has always been a great place to hold a meeting or event, and over the years, it has welcomed thousands of groups seeking its small-town charm and metropolitan choices.

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First industry experts line up revealed for EBL 19

Event Industry News

The organiser of Event Buyers Live has revealed the first round of industry experts set to host intimate roundtables at the 2019 event, as part of an extensive educational programme. The event, taking place February 20-21 at Heythrop Park, Oxfordshire, will see Jonathan Smith, group head of risk at Goodwood, Graham MacVoy, director of GMC Events, and Chris Johnson, co-founder of Shambala, facilitate intimate roundtable discussions on health and safety, event operations and sustainability.

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Upcoming Webinar: Take Back Your Time with Cvent

Cvent

It’s the holidays, and at Cvent we know what that means. While we enjoy the festive activities, parties, and delicious treats, it also means added end-of-the-year stress. You might see your jam-packed schedule get a little tighter this time of year.

The Alley

GatherHere

The Alley is much more than a bowling alley in Charleston, South Carolina. Inside, you’ll find a 150-seat restaurant, three private event spaces, vintage arcade games, and eight bowling lanes.