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The EventPro Advantage: Powerful, Customisable Software backed by Unmatched Service

Event Industry News

We are very proud that EventPro Software is a finalist at the 2022 Event Tech Awards under the category Best Venue Booking Solution! We know that it’s challenging for event professionals to choose the right event tech solution when there are so many options clamouring for attention.

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Adventures in International Meetings

Smart Meetings

Meeting professionals are not just in the events business, we are in the business of helping people define who they are.

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Sustainability experts call for 100% renewable energy at venues

Event Industry News

On 7th September 2022, Hire Space ran their ‘Venue Talk’ event at London town house 41 Portland Place , which showcased their new hybrid equipment and streamed panelists.

Is the Price Right for Your Next Meeting or Event?

Skift Meetings

Skift Take: As costs for just about everything skyrocket, what should meeting and event planners do? Is package pricing the way to go? Andrea Doyle and Sascha Zuger Read the Complete Story On Skift Meetings. Event Management

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Download 7 Exceptional Event Email Templates for Driving Attendee Engagement

Write winning event emails in minutes! Relying on decades of social science research and more recent behavioral data, we’ll show you the science-backed methods to creating a wildly successful event-marketing email campaign for almost any situation. Download the eBook today!

Analysing audience behaviour at physical events – do you have the tech?

Event Industry News

2020 saw a huge acceleration in the demand for digital platforms as part of the event hosting landscape, due to the crushing effect the coronavirus had on physical attendance. Thankfully for most brands, the demand for physical events has, and continues to recover well, post pandemic.

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Miami Beach Outdoor Dining Rules Upheld in Court

Smart Meetings

The new contract-based permitting model allowing restaurants to operate sidewalk dining parklets in Miami Beach was upheld by a Miami-Dade County judge this week following a legal challenge brought by a small group of businesses who disputed the new model, which goes into effect Oct.

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CHC Global joins AEV as Strategic Malicious Risk partner

Event Industry News

The Association of Event Venues (AEV) has announced a partnership with independent malicious risk advisors, CHC Global.

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Crisis Communication: Tips for Event Safety

Event Leadership Institute

The swimming pool of meeting and event safety has a variety of items floating in it, from physical safety and health concerns to climate change and political upheaval. One of the key elements that tie these together is communication.

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The Business of Events launches Global Destination Survey

Event Industry News

The Business of Events (TBOE), the independent advocacy group for the events sector, has announced that its second Global Destination Survey for leading business events destinations, including National Tourist Organisations (NTO) and Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB), is now live.

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A Master's Guide to B2B: How Listening to Your Customers Can Grow Your Business

Speaker: Adam Dorfman, Head of Product Growth at Reputation & Michele Bettinazzi, Customer Experience Manager at PeakMade Real Estate

Improved marketing conversion, happy customers, and faster growth - that’s only three things that can be accomplished by just listening to your customers. Customer feedback is an extremely invaluable tool to keeping retention high, attracting new business, and improving the general operations of your business. The question is - how do you capture all this? Join Adam Dorfman, Head of Product Growth at Reputation & Michele Bettinazzi, Customer Experience Manager at PeakMade Real Estate, for this essential discussion on the ins and outs of brokering the optimal customer interaction.

And The Award Goes To: Gala Updates

Special Events

Reminder of the Gala Awards updates and details

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On points…

Event Industry News

Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds plug straight into their audience on the last night of All Points East. Drummer Jim Sclavunos beats the intro to Get Ready for Love and for two hours plus that’s the overriding emotion, to-and-fro.

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The Ultimate Guide to Copywriting for Events


Words are powerful. As an event organizer, you’re constantly crafting copy to persuade readers to buy tickets or register for your event.

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Guest Blog: Keynote & Motivational Speakers – There’s nothing like word of mouth

Event Industry News

By Jonathan Izzard, Strategy Director at Wonder. There’s nothing like word of mouth. For both IRL and virtual events, keynote sessions – and the speakers that deliver them – still play a vital role in creating engaging B2B experiences.

Negative Reviews & Online Feedback Happens - But Where Do You Go From Here?

Speaker: Adam Dorfman, Head of Product Growth at Reputation and Jeremy Shubitz, Director of Marketing at Bosley

Responding to online negative feedback can be challenging. What should you say? What should you not say? Should you even respond? In today's, your customers will be not only your biggest advocates but also your biggest critics. However, negative feedback can offer actionable insights to build a stronger product and customer experience.

Your most pressing fall 2022 event industry questions answered

Socio Events

We recently sat down with a panel of industry experts during our Event inspiration: Trends and ideation workshop to discuss the most pressing event trends and challenges, and just like DJ Grafitti , who kept us dancing during the breaks, our Q&A section was on fire ??.

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Billy O’Connell joins the senior management team at The Event Technology Group

Event Industry News

We are thrilled to announce that Billy O’Connell has joined The Event Technology Group as Group Commercial Director.

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Lydia and Victor’s Stunning Tented Wedding at The Millcroft Inn & Spa


You will fall head over heels for Lydia and Victor’s sophisticated boho wedding at the stunning Millcroft Inn and Spa.

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Sustainability is Center Stage in Greater Phoenix

Smart Meetings

Plan with Confidence. Innovation is a way of life in Greater Phoenix. Since ancient times, the Sonoran Desert has evoked inspiration, adaptation, collaboration, and innovation.

Dive Into Your Inventory Data (and Add Substantial Profits to Your Bottom Line)

Speaker: Ian Foster, Sculpture Hospitality Regional Director West Coast

In this seminar, Ian Foster will discuss the basics of inventory management, including tips on how to get inventory right and how to evaluate your food and pour costs. Ian will examine the best ordering practices from our clients. Finally, he’ll share some case studies showing how well designed inventory control can uncover hidden losses from over-pouring and lost sales that will result in several thousand dollars of extra profit every month.

Webinar Promotion 2022 Guide : Cheat Sheet To Market Webinars


Digital marketing has evolved quickly. With more and more noise, marketers are having to rethink how to stand out and engage. In this new digital era webinars have led the way – they can shift the growth trajectory of your business.

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The Business of Events Launches Global Destination Survey

Prestige Events Magazine

The Business of Events (TBOE), the independent advocacy group for the events sector, has announced that its second Global Destination Survey for leading business events destinations, including National Tourist Organisations (NTO) and Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB), is now live.

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Showman’s Show 2022 looking to buoyant return with over 100 brand new exhibitors and solutions expected

Event Industry News

Returning to Newbury Showground on 19 th -20 th October on the back of an incredibly busy summer season, exhibitor bookings for The Showman’s Show 2022 are buoyant.

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Veecon created by: emc3 and VeeFriends

Prestige Events Magazine

details. event name: Veecon. created by: emc3 and VeeFriends event date: 19th-22nd of May 2022. type of event: Live. event location: US Bank Stadium, Minneapolis. the challenge. The team at VeeFriends wanted to create an event, unlike anything that had ever been seen before.

Maximize Your Profit Margins

Speaker: Shawn Imbeault and Geoff Loukes, Sculpture Hospitality

In the past year, we've learned that maximizing margins can determine whether your restaurant stays afloat when times get hard. Join Shawn Limbeault and Geoff Loukes, in this master class that will take you through the best practices of maximizing your margins, From FOH to BOH.

Virtual and hybrid events the overwhelming preference for team building as US embraces new ways of working

Event Industry News

In-person company events could be a thing of the past after new research shows 94% of US companies already fully embrace virtual and hybrid events. In addition, more than 80% of those focused on virtual and hybrid working had no desire to change their strategies. Only 6.2%

Red star status: Bowood Hotel receives 4 Red Star rating from AA – recognising it as one of the best in Britain

Prestige Events Magazine

A Wiltshire hotel has been awarded coveted four Red Star status by the AA – with the assessors’ annual release of its hospitality standards recognising it as ‘Inspectors’ Choice’, which sees it rated as one of the best hotels in the British Isles.

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From 2021 come-back to 2022 bounce-back: IMEX America numbers suggest confidence boost for the industry

Event Industry News

With over 3,000 global buyers and 3,000+ exhibiting companies already confirmed, IMEX America 2022 is set to be one of its largest editions since its launch in 2011, suggesting a confidence-boosting bounce-back for the global meetings, incentive travel and business events industry.

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Heritage hotel collection welcomes storied leadership to its advisory board as it prepares to connect historic properties across the UK and Ireland

Prestige Events Magazine

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Restaurant Management Masterclass

Speaker: Harlan Scott, Founder of Harlan Scott Hospitality and Industry Restaurant

Due first to necessary staffing cuts, extreme safety protocols, and now the need to rehire against outsized government stimulus, unemployment benefits and wage requirements, managing and staffing have become the most urgent conversation in restaurants today. This, adding on to the lynch-pin management style restaurants often have, has made restaurant cultures more vulnerable and volatile than ever. If your restaurant is suffering from cut staff, low morale, or ineffective training, you've come to the right place. Join Harlan Scott of Harlan Scott Hospitality, learn how to get back in control of your restaurant and your operation back on autopilot.

Live From Comic-Con: Our Firsthand Tour of 12 Brand Activations

Event Marketer

In recent years, free brand activations taking place outside the convention center have enticed SDCC fans just as much as the traditional ticketed event. The post Live From Comic-Con: Our Firsthand Tour of 12 Brand Activations appeared first on Event Marketer. Photo Gallery Slideshow B-to-C Events San Diego Comic-Con Comic-Con superfans

etc.venues To Open Third New York City Venue since early 2020

Prestige Events Magazine

Latest strategic expansion will increase its portfolio in NYC to 30 meeting and event spaces. etc.venues is to open a third meetings and events venue in New York City at 810 Seventh Avenue , extending its portfolio in the city up to 30 meeting and event spaces and 100,000 square feet.

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Bringing Airlines’ Fine Print to Light


The Biden Administration wants to make it much easier for travelers to know the cost to change or cancel a flight, and to understand up front what other charges might be in store.