Wed.May 05, 2021

Introducing the 2021 Event Planning Playbook

Event Farm

As pandemic conditions continue to change, do you feel that you must wade through wave after wave of information to seek answers and solutions to plan safe live events? We do!

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How to Make Money on Virtual Events Without Charging Ticket Fees

EventMB

EventMB’s Q1 2021 State of the Event Industry survey revealed two areas for improvement at virtual events: engagement and monetization. But there is no better way to deter online engagement than to charge for it. How can these goals be reconciled?

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Manage Crowds and Keep Events Organized with Online Appointment Scheduling

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Depending on your event type, you might find yourself needing to limit entry, stagger attendee arrivals, or schedule timed entry. Setting up appointments and timed entry helps control traffic flow at an event and streamline entry, which can reduce attendees’ wait times.

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7 of the Best Underwater Hotels in the World

Social Tables

If you’re intrigued by unique locations or have an affinity for ocean life, this list of the world’s best underwater hotels is for you. Underwater hotels offer unforgettable experiences and once-in-a-lifetime views.

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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.

What Lincoln Park Zoo Learned About Live Stream Best Practices

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Orcas prey on moose. Yes, they’re apex predators — animals at the top of the food chain — but it’s still unnerving to consider a six-ton aquatic mammal going after an overgrown deer. In spring 2020, the global pandemic played orca to the moose of live events.

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How American Outdoor School Promotes 500+ Events Annually with Boost

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Your event marketing toolkit is different from your wilderness first aid kit, yet American Outdoor School Founder Eliot Goodwin knows both are important. Since 2019, American Outdoor School has been offering knowledge-based nature programming in the great outdoors.

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Tips for Preparing Virtual Event Speakers

Bizzabo

Setting up your speakers for success will further your partnership and ensure you host a high-value virtual event. Here are our tips for preparing them. Preparation is the key to putting on a successful, well-run event. The same rule applies to virtual events.

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Get people excited about going back to live events.

Expo Pass

We all want to get back to a life of packed convention centers and noisy lobby bars. But for obvious reasons, we’re not quite there yet. The good news is, even without the crowds, in-person events are still very much something to look forward to.

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How to Get Broadcast Quality Virtual Event Production

SpotMe Blog

With more virtual events being put on than ever before, your event’s production quality will need to be at an all-time high to keep up with your competition and impress guests. .

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Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

How Informa Is Hosting 30,000-Strong In-Person Events With Hayley Haggarty

Event Age by Swapcard

How do you keep 30,000 people safe at an in-person event post-COVID? Event Experiences Event Community In-person events Podcast

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7 Tips for Driving Attendee Engagement at Virtual Events

Smart Meetings

As we move into pandemic recovery, virtual and hybrid events will remain top of mind for many marketing teams, with 92 percent of companies planning to host a digital event, conference or meet-up at some point in the year.

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Finding Online Networking Solutions — and Is It Even Worth It?

PCMA Convene

Smaller cohort groups and interactive video screens were among the suggestions planners made for connecting virtual and in-person event attendees.

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CDC Will Allow Cruise Travel to Resume This Summer   

Smart Meetings

Passengers are ready to get back on board with cruising. To that end, CDC released a letter promising a resumption of sailing by mid-summer.

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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.

three summer party venues to wow your guests

SevenEvents

as lockdown restrictions ease and the summer sun starts to shine, we are getting an influx of summer party enquiries here at seven events. whether it’s an evening drinks reception on a gorgeous rooftop or exclusive use of a venue, we will find the perfect place for your taste and budget.

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Manage Crowds and Keep Events Organised with Online Appointment Scheduling

Eventbrite

Depending on your event type, you might find yourself needing to limit entry, stagger attendee arrivals, or schedule timed entry. Setting up appointments and timed entry helps control traffic flow at an event and streamline entry, which can reduce attendees’ wait times.

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Outdoor Events: Top 3 Advantages & Benefits!

Tigris Events

[…]. The post Outdoor Events: Top 3 Advantages & Benefits! appeared first on Leading the Canadian Industry in Dynamic Event Staffing & Experiential Marketing. Blog Event Planning event planning agency Event Staffing Outdoor Events

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Concerts Revisited: Planning Live Music Events in 2021 and Beyond

Eventbrite

With lockdown restrictions starting to ease and in-person events on the horizon once again, it can be helpful to look back in order to look forward. Event creators have learnt so much since the start of the pandemic and this new knowledge can be applied to organising music concerts in 2021.

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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.

People Make the Space even Greater in Greater Ontario

Smart Meetings

Plan with Confidence. Bring an adventurous disposition, and we’ll take care of the rest. Greater Ontario, California is where it’s happening.

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How to Avoid Zoom Fatigue With Your Events: All Your Questions Answered

Eventbrite

After a full year of online meetings and virtual events, it’s only natural that some of us are experiencing “Zoom fatigue.”

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People Make the Space even Greater in Greater Ontario

Smart Meetings

Plan with Confidence. Bring an adventurous disposition, and we’ll take care of the rest. Greater Ontario, California is where it’s happening.

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Socio wins ‘Scale Up of the Year’ Mira Award during TechPoint’s 22nd Annual Gala

Socio Events

Socio took home the prestigious ‘Scale Up of the Year’ award at TechPoint’s 22nd Annual Mira Award Gala, Indiana’s largest and longest running technology awards program which recognizes the “Best of Tech” in Indiana.

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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.

Fern Joins Flex Talent Pool Program

Exhibitor Magazine

Cincinnati, OH  Fern is pleased to announce that they have joined the Flex Talent Pool program launched by GES. The program offers flexible, temporar. Company News

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Who's News in Special Events for May 6, 2021

Special Events

Special events business news

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Scott Holman joins Immersive AV

Event Industry News

Immersive AV has announced the appointment of Scott Holman, as the Telford-based event technology specialist continues to strengthen their client services team.

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Course management software for health and safety training providers

Arlo Training & Events Software

When it comes to course management software, health and safety training companies have many complex requirements. From compliance to reporting and certification, to integrations – they need a solution that ticks a lot of boxes.

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A Masterclass in Restaurant Digital Transformation

Speaker: Jay Coldren, Alex Barrow, and Greer Kimsey, Street Sense Team

Behaviorists say it takes 21 days to solidify a habit. 365 days of quarantine later, it's safe to say that our customers will be keeping some quarantine habits. At the center of these habits is the digital world: online ordering, advertising, booking, reviewing, etc. It will become essential for restaurants to create omni-channel experiences for customers, and to market them effectively. Join Jay Coldren and his team in this masterclass to learn the tactics for dominating the digital restaurant sphere.

Vienna launches €4 MILLION Meeting Fund

Event Industry News

The City of Vienna is providing the Vienna Tourist Board and its Vienna Convention Bureau with an additional €4 million to support national and international organisers of meetings held in the city, from 1 May 2021 to 31 December 2023, paving the way for the sector’s growth offering up to €60,000 of funding per event.

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How to Make Money on Virtual Events Without Charging Ticket Fees

Skift

Read the Complete Story On Skift. Meetings & Events events ticket sales

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beMatrix and JLLive collaborate to create a stronger offering for events and exhibition

Event Industry News

beMatrix and JLLive have announced a collaboration designed to enhance the offering of both companies to the worlds of corporate events and exhibitions.

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