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How Online Donations Can Shape Your Fundraising Event Strategy

Picatic by Eventbrite

When a hurricane strikes a coastal community, images of the destruction spread rapidly through social media.

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Event Marketers Are Ignoring the Power of Video—Here’s How to Catch Up

Marketo

Video ads are one of the most potent tools in a marketing arsenal. So why do so many event marketers ignore it? According to a 2018 Animoto report on social video trends, 93% of business score new customers from video marketing on social media.

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The Secret to Fundraising Event Success: Storytelling

Picatic by Eventbrite

Americans are attending more live charity events than ever. One out of five of us recently attended an event to support a cause. If fundraising events are your passion and your job, this is good news. The interest — and the dollars — are there. The challenge is to cut through all the noise.

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Convicts, Addicts, Attendees Run with a Purpose

PCMA Convene

Craig Mitchell, a judge in the Superior Court of Los Angeles County, and members of the Skid Row Running Club, rest after a morning run. Mark Hayes/Skid Row Marathon).

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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.

ETL Replay: chatbots – new engagement channel for events

Event Industry News

This footage has been kindly captured by our friends at First Sight Media – firstsight.media. At last year’s Event Tech Live, Milos Zikic, CEO and founder of SpiceFactory, and Karlis Skuja, CEO and co-founder of Botwiser, took to the Festival and Future stage to discuss the future of chatbots.

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Event Marketers Are Ignoring the Power of Video—Here’s How to Catch Up

Marketo

Video ads are one of the most potent tools in a marketing arsenal. So why do so many event marketers ignore it? According to a 2018 Animoto report on social video trends, 93% of business score new customers from video marketing on social media.

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10 New Montreal Venues for Spring 2019 Meetings and Events

BizBash

The restaurants, hotels, meeting spaces, and more for hosting events in Montreal

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Everything You Need to Know About Working with an Event Staffing Agency

Social Tables

Great events require great staff. But sometimes you just don’t have the time (or the experience) necessary to hire the right people for the job. Which is why learning how to work with an event staffing agency is an important skill for any successful event planner.

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2019 Blockchain Events: The #1 Guide To Blockchain Conferences

Bizzabo

Discover blockchain events and conferences happening throughout the world in 2019 and beyond. Includes Bitcoin events, Ethereum events, Altcoin events and more! Some say blockchain is the future of more than just currency.

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Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

This Week in Los Angeles: a Flower-Filled Freight Elevator, Coachella's AR-Equipped Stage, Paramount's New Event Pro

BizBash

West Coast bureau chief Claire Hoffman covers the week's biggest event news

20 Detroit Event Venues That Your Attendees Will Love

Bizzabo

Looking to plan an event in the Motor City? Check out this list of 20 incredible Detroit event venues. Detroit was founded in 1701. It became a city in 1815 and was a focal point of Michigan from its beginning. Since then, the city has seen its ups and downs but always seemed to come out on top.

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CHS Preview: SS Great Britain

Event Industry News

Hold an event to remember on the ship that changed the world. Located just 1.5 hours from London in the beautiful Bristol harbour, Brunel’s SS Great Britain offers a truly unforgettable and unique event experience.

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10 Best Ideas of the Week: a Frida Kahlo-Inspired Crocheted Photo Booth, an AR Cherry Blossom Cocktail Bar, a Money-Theme Infinity Room

BizBash

Here's a look at 10 steal-worthy ideas we spotted this week

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A Planning Formula For All Event Professionals: S.O.U.P.

Connect Your Meetings

S et goals. First things first, define the business objectives of the meeting, incentive program or event. In order to create something beautiful and meaningful, the first phase of the planning process needs to be business-driven. Be obsessed with what you actually want to achieve with the campaign. Do your best and define how everyone involved ultimately can benefit as much as possible. Defining criteria will ultimately make your creative ideas better.

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Connect Weekly: Keeping Attendees Off Smartphones, the First-Ever RealityCon & More

Aventri

Welcome to another edition of Aventri's Connect Weekly column, where we share the top five news stories from the week that today's meeting and events planners should know.

21 Seating Layouts to Make Everyone Comfortable

eventplanner

The way attendees sit at your event can influence not only their mood, but also their interaction level. Theatre-like stadium seating is common, but it’s not the best layout if you want your guests to engage in different activities and co-creative dynamic

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Big Upgrade for MPI's Digital Education—and It's Not Just for Members

MeetingsNet

MPI Academy gets improved functionality for finding courses, retrieving transcripts, extending topic conversations, and sharing recommendations.

Host Your Next Event with Chicago's North Shore Convention & Visitors Bureau

Unique Venues

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2019 JavaScript Conferences: 9 Top-Quality Options

Tito Blog | An Event Blog for Organisers

With JavaScript, you can build memory games , dynamic data visualisations , and explosions , to name but a few use cases. A lot of these are the brain children of people with the urge to explore the quirky and quaint aspects of the language and its frameworks. Sometimes, though, people come together to talk shop about these applications. Namely, at JavaScript Conferences.

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