Wed.Jun 19, 2019

Ridesharing Trends & Statistics: Why Millennials Love Lyft for Events

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Every generation had its signature mode of transportation. In the ’70s, hitchhiking symbolized freedom. The ’80s heralded conspicuous status in the form of Porsches and Beamers. And in the early aughts, the first wave of hybrid vehicles arrived, as the focus shifted to environmental awareness.

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10 Imaginative Events from Apple


Want to host amazing and imaginative events like Apple? Each of these 10 corporate event ideas listed in the article will teach you how. Apple (makers of the iPhone, iPad, Macbook and countless other stylish gadgets) is one of the most recognizable and successful brands in the world.

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How to Accommodate Dietary Restrictions


Planning a menu for an event can be a hassle, especially in our gluten-free, keto and vegan world.

How Organizations Build Ties Through Community Service

PCMA Convene

Members of PCMA’s Capital Chapter create dog toys from 146 T-shirts that members donated for the Humane Rescue Alliance. Courtesy Capital Chapter). As a Washington, D.C., native, Jennifer Bond, CMM, CMP, has always been involved with her community.

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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.

Behind the Scenes of Aventri's New Website Builder


At Aventri, we understand the importance of an event website; it's why we're so excited to officially bring our new Website Builder to market, which makes building a professional and beautiful event website easier than ever before. Event Technology featured

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How to Reduce Risk at Your Event Using Volunteers


No matter how much you prepare for your event, the unexpected always happens. But by providing safety procedures, well-trained volunteers, emergency planning, and direct communication, you'll easily reduce risk of an emergency. So, here are five ways to reduce risk at your event using volunteers: 1.

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Event Industry News

Uplift your event with webMOBI new generation AI-powered all-in-one event management software. webMOBI is the world’s leading all-in-one event management software with an attendee CRM. We offer event apps, website, registration, live polls, survey, lead generation services & attendee engagement.

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5 Tech Trends to Elevate Your Event Marketing Efforts


When it comes to marketing and staying ahead of the curve, companies everywhere are expanding their marketing budgets to take advantage of the plethora of technology at our fingertips. One space that is taking a huge leap in terms of technology is in event marketing.

IBTM launches new trade show for Asia Pacific Market

Event Industry News

IBTM, part of Reed Travel Exhibitions, has announced the launch of a new business event, IBTM Asia Pacific.

Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

What to Know Before You Go: The Meetings Show 2019 in London


Next week is the The Meeting Show , the UK event that brings together more than 4,500 meeting and event industry professionals with a focus on how best to enhance the seven stages of the event planner journey.

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8 Tips for Finding a Great Venue in Another City


Planning an event in the city or area you live in is one thing — planning one in a place far away is quite another. No matter the occasion, even if you're familiar with the place you’ll be hosting the event, there’s a whole added level of venue details to consider.

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Some venues are ‘reckless & negligent’ says former National Counter Terrorism co-ordinator

Event Industry News

It has been report e d that some venues in the UK are still too vulnerable, following the Manchester Arena attack in 2017. Nick Aldworth, a former National Counter Terrorism co-ordinator, has said the government needs to be more proactive in ensuring the security of our venues, stating that new legislation is needed to reduce the impacts of future attacks. He supports the campaign to introduce Martyn’s Law , named after Martyn Hett, a victim of the Manchester Arena attack.

Quickly Capture Conference Attendee Feedback with These Tips


As the event planner, it can be easy to forget that conferences can feel extremely busy for attendees, too. A few days of bouncing in between sessions, grabbing quick lunches, networking, etc. is a lot of work! That’s why you want to be strategic about how you gather feedback.

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Design a Unique Networking Experience with Your Event Mobile App


B2B matchmaking

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Insights from the Changemaker of the Events Industry?-?QnA with Dave Lutz

Hubilo Blog

There are wonderful people in the events industry who work hard to make attendee’s experience better and event organizer’s life easier. We got to interview one such intellectual event influencer who is passionate and a fearless leader?—?Dave Dave Lutz.

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Top Pick Venues for Ontario Meetings and Events

Unique Venues

Ontario is a wonderful place to host an event. With so much natural beauty, vibrant city life, and venue choices we had to feature it. We came up with some of our favorite places in Ontario for you to consider.

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10 ½ Creative Event Marketing Ideas to Drive Ticket Sales


You have countless event marketing options. And with that comes a paralysis of choice. Where to focus your attention and efforts? And how to come up with new ideas beyond basic social posts? What if you decide wrong?

Ben Greenish joins dmg events as senior vice president leading its construction division

Event Industry News

dmg events, an international events company, has appointed Ben Greenish as senior vice president to head its growing construction division and Big 5 brand. . Ben has held a number of senior positions at various media companies including UBM and EMAP. He was also a former managing director of MEED in the Middle East and, most recently, managing director and CRO at Future Plc, with a portfolio including 25 UK events.

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6 Best Practices for Collecting Feedback from Event Attendees

Eagle's Flight Corporate Events

Attendee-feedback is a highly sought-after resource.

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Webinar Provides Tips for Boosting Medical Meetings


Important insights into health-care professionals (HCPs) and tips on how to host an event that will attract and retain them were among the highlights of Jocelyn Cote’s recent Smart Meetings webinar.

4 Ideas to Ramp Up Attendee Engagement Before Your Corporate Event

Eagle's Flight Corporate Events

Creating a truly memorable event experience for attendees goes far beyond the four walls of the venue. From the moment attendees receive the invitation to a company event, you can begin to craft the ultimate attendee experience.

Insider Instagram Tips for Event Creators


With one billion accounts active every month, and 80% of those accounts following businesses, there’s no denying that Instagram is a powerful medium to connect and engage with your audience. When it comes to marketing your event on social media, it’s all about capturing the experience for your audience, even before the event has begun. […]. The post Insider Instagram Tips for Event Creators appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog.

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Event Integrity Task Force launches with founding leadership and announces session one Docket

Event Industry News

Event Integrity Task Force (EITF) has launched its first session with founding leadership members. The mission of EITF is to empower and elevate event professionals with community, collaboration, and initiatives to help them reach peak performance. The belief is that by working together, the event industry can solve great challenges by identifying and discussing them.

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Event Planning: When to Open and Close Registration


This article was written by Jake Fabbri, VP of Marketing at Fonteva. You’ve planned the perfect event and now you’re ready to start inviting guests. The best events are those that generate a considerable amount of interest, ensuring that plenty of people register.

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5 Unique Wedding Trends

Unique Venues

5 Unique Wedding Trends. There’s so much happening in the world of weddings right now. While wedding trends might come and go, these trends of 2019 are truly showstoppers.

Gifts that Spark Yearlong Conversations about your Incentive Program


Designing a gift program that leaves attendees feeling appreciated, empowered, inspired, and doesn’t stop once the event is over can be a significant investment in your overall event spend.

Tips On Increasing Your Work-Life Balance


The smartphone revolution has made connecting with people easier than ever. Unfortunately, it also means separating work from the rest of your life can feel next to impossible. This is especially true for event managers whose work hours don’t often conform to a typical 9-5 schedule.

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Brand-New Hotels and Splendid Summer Events in Seattle Southside


Hey, what’s better than staying in a brand-new hotel? How about staying at a brand-new hotel close to public transportation, international dining options, and world-class attractions?