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4 Ways a Lead Capture App Helps Exhibitors Make the Most of Your Event

Eventmobi

With so many marketing channels available to your event sponsors, you can no longer assume they will return year after year to exhibit at your event. Providing sponsors and exhibitors with real value requires more than just offering premium booth space. To make sure you get their buy-in again next year, you need to make it easy for them to capitalize on the lead generation opportunities available to them onsite.

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BlueJeans Video Conferencing Alternative: Attendease

Attendease

BlueJeans , a Verizon-owned software company, is sunsetting this year. Now, customers who have been using the video conferencing platform to host online events, conferences, meetings, or live streams, have to find a new way of connecting with virtual audiences. Are you a BlueJeans customer looking for an alternative solution? Losing access to the software you love is no walk in the park, but fortunately, choosing and implementing a new platform is easier than ever with Attendease.

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Super Bowl LVIII: How Paramount Took Over a Block of the Las Vegas Strip

Event Marketer

“We had many conversations about what IP we were going to have and representation from across all the brands that didn’t feel like a trade show, but really like an experience. That was super important to be thoughtful about so the fans weren’t feeling like they were walking through a commercial.” –Stephen Kipp, EVP-Events and Brand Experiences, Paramount An in-depth look into the experiences and logistics of Paramount Mountain’s expansive footprint and virtual ride With so many brands competing

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The Top 5 Free Event Apps for 2024

Event Age by Swapcard

Once upon a time, mobile event apps were considered a luxury. Today they’re seen as a strategic tool that helps increase engagement and personalization. These apps provide a platform where every update, networking opportunity, or important information is communicated quickly and effectively to your audience. Whether you’re an event organizer looking to improve your attendee experience or an exhibitor hoping to maximize ROI, chances are you are looking for an event app.

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Unlock the Secrets of Event Marketing Masters

The greats learn from the greats. Set yourself and your team up for success with tried and tested strategies and insights from event marketing geniuses at Vanta, Partnership Leaders, Quantum Metric, Rocketlane, and Explori.

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Experiential at NYFW 2024: Candy Shoppes, Skin Sanctuaries and Holographic Bears

Event Marketer

Five stylish activation ideas from New York Fashion Week New York Fashion Week (NYFW) is a biannual affair that typically overflows with exclusive runway shows and afterparties. But in recent years, it has also inspired innovative sponsorship tactics that reach beyond VIP soirees—and the winter 2024 edition was no exception. Whether acting as official NYFW 2024 partners or simply seizing on the event’s hype, a select group of brands brought fresh thinking to the Big Apple.

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Viagogo to compensate 800+ consumers following six year legal battle with Swiss consumer protection organisation

Event Industry News

Viagogo has reached a settlement with the Fédération Romande des Consommateurs (FRC), Switzerland’s largest consumer protection organisation. The secondary ticketing marketplace, which has its European headquarters in Switzerland, has allocated 100,000 CHF (roughly €105,000 or £90,000) as compensation for the 807 individuals that lodged complaints against Viagogo with the FRC prior to 5 February, 2024.

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Trending: Five Coffee Bar Strategies for Trade Show Exhibits

Event Marketer

Frothy brand logos? Signature flavors? Just plain free coffee? A staple of European trade shows, coffee bars have made strong inroads onto U.S. show floors, much to the delight of the attendees needing that afternoon “hit.” From full-scale cafés to a single-pod machine, it’s also an opportunity for delicious, high-octane engagement. “Coffee is hot right now,” says Tracy Stuckrath, a food & beverage expert and founder of Thrive Meetings and Events.

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16 Ways to Increase Belonging at Events

Special Events

Small steps to get you started on creating a sense of belonging for your event attendees

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IAEE Achieves EIC Sustainability Certification for the Second Year in a Row

Exhibitor Magazine

DALLAS � The International Association of Exhibitions and Events� (IAEE) announced today that Expo! Expo! IAEE's Annual Meeting and Exhibition 2023 has.

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How to Get Speakers, Exhibitors, and Attendees to Promote Your Event With Video

In this best practices guide, you’ll learn how to tap into the cost-efficiencies of advocacy and word-of-mouth marketing with video. Examples include speakers providing a preview of their upcoming sessions, exhibitors creating “please stop by” invitations and attendees creating “looking forward to seeing you” introduction videos. Learn about best practices and programs created by leading companies and associations including ASIS, AUVSI, SuperZoo, National Restaurant Association, World of Concret

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Skiddle joins the Association of Independent Festival’s ‘Friends of AIF’ Programme

Event Industry News

Skiddle, the UK’s leading independent ticketing company, has linked up with the Association of Independent Festivals (AIF), becoming a member of the not-for-profit trade body’s ‘Friends of AIF’ programme. The event ticketing platform, based out of the North West of England, has become a go-to for event organising professionals throughout its impressive 23-year history.

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ABPCO and Lime Venue Portfolio Partner to ask if the industry is ‘Making Legacy A Thing?’

Prestige Events Magazine

The Association of British Professional Conference Organisers (ABPCO) has joined forces with Lime Venue Portfolio and The Imperial War Museum London to produce a live discussion on how legacy is changing the way major events are produced. The event, which will take place 23 rd May, will include a roundtable discussion with input from Sammy Connell, Principle Official (Conferences and Events), and Chris Weavers, National Official (Campaigns and Communications), from NASUWT, The Teachers Union and

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AEG Europe submits planning application for Edinburgh Park Arena

Event Industry News

AEG Europe, the industry-leading promoter and owners of iconic venue The O2, has today submitted a planning application to City of Edinburgh Council for an 8,500-capacity arena, marking a significant step towards bringing the greatly-anticipated arena to life in the heart of Edinburgh.

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SFL delivers full-service production to pump up annual Sheffield Powerlifting Championships

Prestige Events Magazine

The Sheffield Powerlifting Championships recently returned to the city’s historic City Hall, where athletes competed for world records, a coveted title and the largest prize fund in powerlifting history. Having delivered the lighting, audio and video solutions for the inaugural event in 2023, leading audio-visual production supplier SFL – a d&b solutions company, were once again appointed by organisers SBD.

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B2B Events in 2023 - What You Need to Know

Get ahead of the curve and stay informed with Zuddl's industry report on the future of B2B events in 2023. Stay up-to-date on the latest trends and insights from leading experts in the field. Make informed decisions and stay ahead of the competition.

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Wembley Stadium’s major revamp ahead of historic 2024

Event Industry News

Football fans attending the Carabao Cup Final on Sunday 25 February can expect to see an enhanced Wembley Stadium connected by EE, following a major programme of investment and refurbishment work over the winter period.

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De Vere Grand Connaught Rooms unveils revitalised event spaces following impressive renovation

Prestige Events Magazine

De Vere Grand Connaught Rooms, a Grade II listed venue in Covent Garden, has today unveiled the final phase of its refurbishment, with the completion of works to its grand spaces, which concludes a major investment into the event destination. Whilst still upholding the property’s exceptional Grade II listed features, De Vere Grand Connaught Rooms has had its public areas and many of its meeting and event spaces refreshed, including the iconic Grand Hall.

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ABPCO and Lime Venue Portfolio partner to ask if the industry is ‘Making Legacy A Thing?’

Event Industry News

The Association of British Professional Conference Organisers (ABPCO) has joined forces with Lime Venue Portfolio and The Imperial War Museum London to produce a live discussion on how legacy is changing the way major events are produced.

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Day in the Life of a Wedding & Event Planner with Leticia Franklin

The Planner's Lounge

Welcome to our “Day in the Life” series! We feature wedding and event planners from around the world with many different levels of experience. If you would like to be featured, download our questionnaire here and email your responses and photos to info@plannerslounge.com. We are excited to feature Leticia Franklin from Houston, TX Name: Leticia Franklin Business Name & Location: Kreations by Tish Party Events and More, Houston, TX Years Working in the Event Industry: 8+ Years Owning You

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Download Now: 2022 Virtual + Hybrid Event Platform RFP Template - Enterprise Edition

Download 200+ new RFP questions for hybrid and virtual event technology success. After 10,000 downloads, the SpotMe Virtual + Hybrid Event Platform RFP Template is the ultimate procurement tool for event technology. This template is ideal for companies looking for a vendor to fulfill their specific virtual + hybrid event platform needs and requirements!

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Te Pae Christchurch achieves Toit? net carbonzero status

Event Industry News

Te Pae Christchurch Convention Centre has been recognised as Toitū net carbonzero certified, reflecting the organisation’s ongoing commitment to leading the industry in world class sustainable operations.

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Take 5: Event Storytelling and Matchmaking

SmartMeetings

Meetings and events expert opens up about innovative event execution Angele du Passage Angele du Passage has been a dedicated leader in the hospitality industry for over 30 years. After earning her degree in Hospitality and Tourism Management and becoming an experienced leader in hotel sales, du Passage and two partners made the decision to launch Cypress Planning Group (CPG).

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Event Industry News Partners with Experiential Marketing Measurement Coalition to Elevate Measurement Standards in the UK Events Industry

Event Industry News

Event Industry News (EIN), a leading source of information and insights for the events industry, is excited to announce a strategic partnership with the Experiential Marketing Measurement Coalition (EMMC), a non-profit association dedicated to advancing measurement standards, tools, and benchmarks within the event industry.

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Streamlined Event Management: QR Codes for Events and Access Control Systems

Eventscase Blog

Technology in event management plays a crucial role in the modernisation and efficiency of processes. QR codes for events, in particular, have become an indispensable tool for organisers, allowing for a more agile and secure access management system at venues. What is a QR code in events and how is it used? A QR code (Quick Response Code) is more than just a two-dimensional barcode; it is a gateway to efficiency and interactivity in event organisation.

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The Ultimate Guide to Hosting Hybrid Events For Your Association

For associations, the hybrid model is the future of the MICE (Meetings, Incentives, Conferences, and Exhibitions) industry. Hybrid events provide increased reach and scalability, improved engagement with association members, and insights from real-time analytics, making them an absolute necessity. This ready-to-use playbook presents a framework for event organizers embarking on the hybrid events journey.

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Streampoint welcomes Chad Blaise as new Chief Executive Officer to propel expansion and innovation

Event Industry News

Streampoint, an innovative marketing technology company specializing in events, proudly announces the appointment of Chad Blaise as its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO). With over ten years of unparalleled expertise spearheading event technology ventures for industry giants, Chad Blaise’s illustrious career spans pivotal roles at Microsoft, Event Farm, Bizzabo, and Stova.

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Today! LinkedIn Live: A Data-Driven Approach to Improving DEI in Events

Event Marketer

We are excited to kick off our partnership with the Experiential Marketing Measurement Coalition with the first installment in our new quarterly LinkedIn Live series. Join us for important tips and perspectives on how to build a metrics-driven approach to diversity, equity and inclusion in live events. The post Today! LinkedIn Live: A Data-Driven Approach to Improving DEI in Events appeared first on Event Marketer.

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CS+TSE Kicks Off With F&B Venues of Austin

Special Events

Attendees started their week in Texas with a tour of four local venues

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Fueled by community and scaled for success, user conferences drive impact for all stakeholders. Check out Opus Agency’s top five tips for evolving your customer event into a brand movement. #WeAreOpusAgency

Opus Agency

How to Scale A User Conference for Greater Impact

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Download 7 Exceptional Event Email Templates for Driving Attendee Engagement

Download "7 Exceptional Event Email Templates for Driving Attendee Engagement" eBook and write winning event emails right away! Relying on decades of social science research and cutting edge behavioral data, SpotMe shows you their science-based methods for creating wildly successful event-marketing email campaigns for almost any situation. SpotMe is the event management platform for B2B marketers.

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On the Road with Unique Venues in Washington, D.C.

Unique Venues

UV’s highlight reel of unique event spaces takes you to Washington, D.C. Get ready to explore the nation’s capital with host Jill Pheffer and learn about four popular unique spaces that you can book for your next event! Our road tour in D.C. starts at The National Archives Museum – the home to the Bill of Rights, the Declaration of Independence, and the Constitution.

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