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10 Best Web Font Combinations for an Event Website

GEVME

Most people can intuitively guess that standard fonts are not quite what you need for your event website. This is completely correct: Standard fonts in landing page website design are boring.

2018 156

4 Ways to Ruin Your Music Venue’s Reputation

Picatic by Eventbrite

Reputation is everything to a music venue. But despite your best intentions, is your team letting things slip through the cracks that could sabotage your rep? The post 4 Ways to Ruin Your Music Venue’s Reputation appeared first on Eventbrite US Blog. Music Music Venues

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How a Local Community Energized an Annual Event [Case Study]

EventMB

This is a case study from Meetings + Conventions Calgary. More information about Event Manager Blog’s case studies. Go Media Canada embodies the best of Canada through rotating locations across the country.

2018 204

New Data: When & Where to Send Your Event Invitation Emails

Picatic by Eventbrite

You know your emails are effective at driving ticket sales, but you’re not certain whether they could be doing more. On one hand, you don’t want to send too many emails and risk people unsubscribing. On the other, you don’t want to send too few emails and risk sales plateauing.

2018 148

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.

The 24 Top Industry Event Publications

G2 Planet

Event planners keep up a crazy work pace. With this in mind, earlier this week we “short-listed” a few publications you should follow in this business. Today we are releasing the full and definitive list of the Top 24 Event Industry “Must-Follow” publications. Industry Observations

2018 95

Sneak Peek: Opening of Moscone Expansion in SF

Smart Meetings

More Than 504,000 Reasons to Get Excited About Opening of Moscone Expansion in SF.

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eventscase

Event Industry News

EventsCase is an all-in-one event management software that syncs all necessary technologies to help you run and promote your events. Characteristics. A time-saving tool. White labelled: Offering a solution under your own brand. Customisable. Data-synchronised in real time.

3 New Ways to Plan a Holiday Meeting in Wine Country

Smart Meetings

Las Alcobas. Once a year you gather the entire company for a celebration of what makes your business special. Why not hold it somewhere memorable—say, the rolling hills of California’s Wine Country ? The Napa Valley now offers three new ways to meet vineside. Gourmet Meetings.

Bradford Live submit planning application to transform iconic former cinema

Event Industry News

The transformation of Bradford’s iconic former Odeon Cinema into a world-class live entertainment and events venue is one step closer with the submission of a planning application to Bradford Metropolitan District Council.

How to Make the Most of Your Smartphone

Smart Meetings

Smartphones have technically been in existence since 1992, but in the last decade they have become an indispensable part of the planner’s on-the-go life. That is why optimizing use of all the helpful apps popping up every week is essential for event professionals today.

2018 72

Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

How to Engage Guests at Your Next Alumni Event

Caterease

An alumni event is more than just a friendly reunion between former schoolmates. It's an occasion to continue ongoing relationships with a university.

2018 69

conventex Doncaster Racecourse

Event Industry News

conventex is a hub of opportunity set in the beautiful surroundings of Doncaster Racecourse.

The Future of Trade Show Tech: AR is Coming

Core-apps

If your exhibitors are only thinking about better swag or a bigger fishbowl to collect business cards, you might want to help bring them up to speed. If you’re in the know, you already heard a bit of buzz on augmented reality or AR as a new tool in trade show exhibits.

9 Questions to Help Find the Perfect Event Speaker

ePly

If you’re like most event planners, you’re probably starting to seek out some potential speakers for next year’s event schedule. However it can be hard to know off-the-bat whether someone is going to be a good fit for your event. While there are a lot of factors to consider, don’t fret!

Plan the Perfect Event With These 9 Free Resources

InitLive

Planning an event can be a time consuming and frustrating task. You want every detail to be perfection, and your time should be spent on making that possible not evaluating hundreds of resources to see if they fit your needs.

2018 61

Leading veterinary congress moves to Manchester Central in three-year deal

Event Industry News

The British Small Animal Veterinary Association (BSAVA), organiser of the largest and longest running small animal congress in Europe, has announced that they will move the event to Manchester from 2021 as part of a three-year deal.

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Admission 2018: Bryony Gomez-Palacio

Tito Blog | An Event Blog for Organisers

When I first had a chance to get to know Bryony , I noticed a couple of things. One, she gets straight to the point. Two, anything she does, she does meticulously.

2018 60

How to Monetize Your Event App in 2019

doubledutch

Event apps aren't a new technology; in fact, they've become a staple at most events. Another thing that isn't new to the space is the idea of monetizing your app by selling ad space to sponsors and exhibitors. Event Strategy

2019 58

Upcoming Webinar: The Best of Cvent’s Solutions

Cvent

It’s the day of your event, and your attendees are lining up to check-in. Every event planner has the recurring nightmare where check-in takes forever, attendees are grumbling, and badges aren’t matching the registration data.

2018 56

5 Questions Tradeshow Exhibitors Should Ponder for Annual Planning (Industry Specific)

Nth Degree

Trade Show Exhibitor Trade Show Budgeting Exhibitor Rules Union Rules and Regulations Trade Shows Trade Show Displays Exhibit Design

Easy A(R): Simple Ways to Add the High-Tech Trend to Events

PCMA Convene

bizbash.com. Check out these ways that you can incorporate augmented reality into your events without making a big investment. Bizbash ). Read More. Meeting or Event Design News Junkie

2018 56

Site Event

Event Industry News

Site Event are the South’s leading provider of portable toilets, luxury toilet trailers, showers, themed toilets, ticket booths, trackway and fencing for events and festivals. .

The Event Planner’s Guide to Phoenix Venues

Aventri

One of the top meeting and event destinations , Phoenix offers meeting and event planners an unhurried experience.

Crown and Communique merge to create new leading agency

Event Industry News

Event agencies Crown and Communique jointly announce today that they are merging to create one of the largest independent creative event agencies in the UK, with a portfolio of high profile clients and events, spanning consumer and corporate events and experiences. Effective immediately, the new company is called Strata Creative Communications Ltd, and employs 60 people from its two offices in Covent Garden, London and Brackley, Northamptonshire.

2010 55

Things You Need to Stop Doing Now

Expo Pass

(2 Minute Read). Things You Need to Stop Doing Now. Technology has certainly made life easier with a multitude of solutions available at the touch of a button.

Maximillion appoint new MD

Event Industry News

Maximillion are pleased to announce the appointment of Sarah Esslemont as the new Managing Director with effect from 1 December 2018. Sarah joined Maximillion as a member of the event team in 1998 and was shortly thereafter engaged in a full-time position in 1999. Sarah’s twenty years with Maximillion have seen her in a succession of operational roles, most recently joining the board as Operations Director in 2016.

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How to give your attendees personalized experiences at events

Eventbase

“If Netflix and Amazon can keep track of my preferences and offer me good recommendations, why can’t other companies?” It’s a reasonable question. Thanks to what’s being called “ The Netflix Effect ”, consumers are being conditioned to expect personalization in more and more products and services.

2023 52

How to Evaluate Your Events Program

Cvent

Your organization’s meetings and events provide something increasingly valuable in our noisy world. A unique way to connect face-to-face with customers, prospects, partners, members, and more. Value of Meetings and Events.

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4 Habits That Will Help You Conquer Overthinking for Good

PCMA Convene

forbes.com. Do you consider business or work problems for hours on end? These four daily habits can help you solve that problem. Forbes ). Read More. Career News Junkie

2018 52

How to Grow Your Meeting When It Becomes Too Large for a Single Hotel Property

Cvent

Meeting planners face this challenge all of the time: Your conference or event is so successful, you’ve outgrown most individual hotels, but the size isn’t large enough for a conference center, or you don’t want to expand that much just yet.

Are Participants Expecting More From Event Design?

PCMA Convene

MCI Live. Five things to keep in mind about participants’ expectations when designing events. ( MCI Live ). Read More. Meeting or Event Design News Junkie

The Collection Events put people first with The Anatomy of a Successful Conference

Event Industry News

The Collection Events is continuing its drive to promote truly personalised event experiences and have created an interactive guide to curating a successful conference with an anatomical twist. Recent research reinforces the importance of balancing the human and digital experiences of conference events. Conferences need to be offering unique experiences for attendees and enable them to be social, expand their network and take both business and personal value from the event.

2019 50

WalletHub Reveals Best Hotel Loyalty Programs for 2018

PCMA Convene

travelpulse.com. WalletHub has released its 2018 Hotel Rewards Report, which ranks the top loyalty programs from brands around the world based on a variety of metrics. TravelPulse ). Read More. Places & Spaces News Junkie

2018 52

Europa Showfreight’s new partner jumps on board

Event Industry News

Europa Showfreight, a dedicated division of innovative, independent logistics provider Europa Worldwide Group, has forged a new partnership with the leading German transport and logistics company, Cretschmar MesseCargo, to strengthen its offering in the country. Europa will now be the UK partner of Cretschmar Cargo, based in Dusseldorf, for exhibition logistics.

Renewed Push for Headquarters Hotel at Virginia Beach Oceanfront

PCMA Convene

Norfolk’s Leading Local News. A headquarters hotel is an essential anchor for the convention center, according to officials, as it would be large enough and close enough for an event to hold its center of operations. ( 13 News Now ). Read More. Places & Spaces News Junkie