Wed.Oct 14, 2020

Expos Don’t Work Well in a Virtual Environment

Velvet Chainsaw

Virtual Expo Truths. Nearly every conference and trade show professional is searching for that perfect virtual platform or pricing model for replacing lost expo revenue. I’ve got bad news for you.

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How a Sports Medicine Practice Brought Their Business Online with Eventbrite + Zoom

Picatic by Eventbrite

With so many events moving online in the past few months, creators have had to be flexible. Being able to effectively organize and communicate your events is important, but so is choosing the right platform for hosting them.

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Zoom Steps Into Professional Virtual Events with OnZoom

EventMB

Zoom has launched OnZoom, a virtual event marketplace where events can be hosted. Who is it for and how does it compare to the current event tech market? Here is what you need to know. Zoom has become the go-to software for virtual events largely by accident.

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Riot of red lights hail Survival Tour’s Bristol stop

Event Industry News

A swathe of Bristol’s event industry, including representatives from Upfest, Richmond Event Management, St Pauls Carnival, Crosstown Concerts, Prestige Events and 24 Carrot Catering, gathered on Monday 12 October to welcome the #WeMakeEvents’ Survival Tour cycle team rode into the city.

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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.

8 Extraordinary Virtual Event Examples That Will Inspire You

Endless Events

Some virtual event examples never hurt nobody! Because now more than ever, our eyes should be watching the biggest players in every industry. How are they adapting to the virtual world? And what do their events look like these days?

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How a Sports Medicine Practice Brought Their Business Online with Eventbrite + Zoom

Eventbrite

With so many events moving online in the past few months, creators have had to be flexible. Being able to effectively organise and communicate your events is important, but so is choosing the right platform for hosting them.

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This guy built an $130 billion business in a recession. You can too.

Oveit

His first business started after he returned from World War I, in the post-war recession. It began in a small office in Kansas City overrun with mice. He didn’t find them all that troublesome. One of them was my particular friend” he said.

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What the Inaugural Future of Cities Festival Can Tell Us About the Future of Events

PCMA Convene

The WRLDCTY festival will broadcast 30 panels and discussions on three stages from venues in five host cities — New York City, London, Hong Kong, Los Angeles, and Toronto.

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Hotel sales software: How we solved data disarray for a Holiday Inn Express and saved them 80 hours/month

Planning Pod

The fact that hotels use a half dozen or more software systems to manage all their operations is commonly accepted as “business as usual”.

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Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

EventBooking shortlisted for the Event Technology Awards 2020

Event Industry News

EventBooking was founded 1999 by John Platillero, who saw the need for a way for venues to book and manage events online. His vision was a simple but powerful one—to create a tool for venue professionals to access, manage, and share event information from anywhere in real time.

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2 Formats That Foster Connection at Virtual Events

PCMA Convene

During the Untethered event for events professionals, participants took part in an “idea jam” brainstorming session with NASA and Storycraft Lab. A video recap of the Untethered experience appears at the end of this story.

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BMA House – modern events with heritage

Event Industry News

For almost 100 years BMA House has sat in the heart of London. Designed by Sir Edwin Lutyens and opened by King George V, their remarkable, grade two listed building makes today’s special occasions all the more spectacular.

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8 Easy Ways to Add Fall Fun at Your Events

ePly

When planning an in-person or virtual event, attendee engagement should always be top-of-mind. Any activities you plan should be a little bit strategic, moving you closer to the goal for hosting the event in the first place — that said, you want to make them FUN of course!

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[Free Guide]: How to Run Virtual Events with Confidence

Virtual events open up a whole new world of possibilities for engaging your attendees. This best practices guide will help you make the most of your online conferences, summits, keynote presentations, and more.

The BEIC stands ready to work with the Government and the DCMS

Event Industry News

Event Companies During Pandemic: Erica Trombetti of Infinite Events

All Seated

As we continue to reopen and look ahead together as an event community, we recently spoke with Erica Trombetti of Infinite Events to see how her business has been since she was a panelist during the Allseated Connecting Our Community webinar in the spring.

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Cheltenham launches new initiative to capitalise on £8billion business tourism market

Event Industry News

Cheltenham has today launched a new initiative to support the recovery and growth of the town’s vital and highly valuable business tourism market.

Perks of Shifting To a Virtual Job Fair Platform For Your Next Recruitment Drive

Hubilo Blog

What is the one thing you’ll miss the most once the pandemic ends? Those binge-watching sessions, those long, frequent naps or those impromptu zoom meetings in your pyjamas? We’ve all fallen in love with the quarantine period, haven’t we?

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CMOs Pivot to Virtual Engagements to Drive Business in the COVID Economy

Speaker: Mike Damphousse, Managing Partner of Category Design Advisors and Founder of Green Leads

Business as we know it is never going to be the same. Working from home has become the norm, conferences and meetings are going online, marketing budgets are being shifted, reduced or put on hold – it's time to adapt. Join this insightful and informative webinar with Mike Damphousse, Managing Partner of Category Design Advisors and Founder of Green Leads, who will discuss how businesses can be resilient during these challenging times.

Alliance Nationwide Exposition launches first holiday gift show of 2020

Event Industry News

Alliance Nationwide Exposition is launching Orlando Winterfest 2020 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, FL in partnership with International Drive Business Improvement District and iHeartMedia.

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Welcome Dan Sperring, New SVP of Customer Success

Hubb

We’re thrilled to announce that Dan Sperring has joined our team as Senior Vice President of Customer Success!

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Who's News in Special Events for October 15, 2020

Special Events

Special events business news

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Virtual Events, Are They Taking Over? A Conversation With Nick Borelli 

All Seated

Nick Borelli needs no introduction and having him as part of our Think Tank team to advise on ExVo has been one incredible experience.

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Game-Changers 911™: How to Change the Event Game in 2020

Speaker: John Storm, President, BrainStorm Network

In this webinar, we’ll use a sampling of case studies, tools, techniques, and strategic stories to help you identify game-changing opportunities within your company and the world of events, and then brainstorm ways to capitalize on these ideas. Get ready to change your game in 2020!

Zoom Steps Into Professional Virtual Events With OnZoom

Skift

Read the Complete Story On Skift. Meetings & Events events Zoom

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Event Companies During Pandemic: Erika Trombetti of Infinite Events

All Seated

As we continue to reopen and look ahead together as an event community, we recently spoke with Erika Trombetti of Infinite Events to see how her business has been since we last spoke during the Connecting Our Community webinar in the spring.

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Allseated Certified Professional Course

All Seated

The four-session Allseated Certified Professional course is designed to give you expert-level knowledge of Allseated. Each class dives deeply into a different area of Allseated, enabling you to master all the features.

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Allseated For Beginners

All Seated

This webinar is for all of you event professionals out there!

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Why Smoking Costs Employers More Than They Realize

Your employees are smoking, and at a cost of $7,000 per year for each employee who smokes, that adds up - fast! This free report will show you how an effective cessation program pays for itself.

Hosting an Event? Get up and Running With Allseated in No Time!

All Seated

Getting married? Planning a party? Hosting an event? This quick training session will get you up and running with your Allseated account in no time!

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