Wed.Feb 12, 2020

Coronavirus Concerns at the Mobile World Congress Signal Worldwide Events Impact


The World Health Organization reports 319 confirmed cases of coronavirus across 24 countries outside of China. Despite WHO's efforts to discourage panic and multiple safety measures put in place by Mobile World Congress organizers, major exhibitors continue to pull out of the Barcelona event.

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Mobile World Congress Cancellation Over Coronavirus Is Foreboding Sign for Events


Skift Take: The cancellation of a major event outside of China is a serious warning for meeting planners to take action to preempt concerns over the coronavirus. Julius Solaris Read the Complete Story On Skift. Meetings & Events coronavirus EventMB events Mobile World Congress

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On stage at Event Tech Live 2020

Event Industry News

The world’s leading event technology expo, Event Tech Live, will be back at the Old Truman Brewery for its seventh edition in November 2020.

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Event Age by Swapcard

Swapcard, the leading event app with the industry's highest-rated platform, today announced a new partnership with International Confex. International Confex is a leading conference for event organizers.

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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.

Projection Blending 101 – Basics You Need To Know!

Endless Events

It’s about time you get a crash course on projection blending! But seriously, even if you don’t care about projectors or want nothing to do with it – stick around. Because event planners do need to get educated on certain aspects of AV.

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12 Imaginative Events and Activations from Bon Appetit


Learn all about Bon Appetit's unique approach to event marketing and how you can adopt their philosophies to improve your own conferences, seminars, and expos. Bon Appetit, a popular magazine that shares tasty recipes, entertaining ideas, and wine reviews, was first published in 1956.

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eps wins best crowd/pit barrier supplier at Festival Supplier Awards

Event Industry News

eps was named best crowd/pit barrier supplier at this year’s Festival Supplier Awards. An accolade attributed to the successful delivery of its GIGS Barricade across many major festivals in 2019.

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Are You Losing Money on Event Marketing without Knowing it


Ever feel like events are causing a big black hole in your marketing budget? Unable to trace all of your expenditures without seeing any ROI? No way of seeing where every dollar you spend is going? Event Management Software Event Planning

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What Event Leaders Love About Events


We spoke with event leaders from Yext, Intel, Forbes, and other top brands about what inspires them. Here's what they said. In an increasingly digital world, face-to-face interactions cut through the noise, spark new ideas, and create memorable experiences that can last a lifetime.

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Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

Promoting Diversity within Your Next Event


Diversity can be a sensitive subject! We’re here to address it and offer tips on how to incorporate diversity in all aspects of your next event. It’s an important piece that shouldn’t be looked over. Check out some tips: event marketing Diversity

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San Francisco Pride board comments on ‘Google ban’

Event Industry News

San Francisco Pride’s board of directors met last week following a vote to ban Google from the event. Though the vote from a small number of the organisation’s members was found to not be legally binding, the board arranged to meet to discuss the issue.

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A List of Trade Fairs and Conferences in China Affected by Coronavirus


Skift Take: The list is likely to get longer if current conditions and travel warnings continue. Rosie Spinks Read the Complete Story On Skift. Meetings & Events Travel Services conferences coronavirus meetings and conventions meetings and events

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Meet the world’s leading digital goodie bag provider at International Confex

Event Industry News

Our digital solution Fanomena Events addresses the challenges that 90% of event organizers face: personalised communication as well as activation and satisfaction of sponsors and exhibitors.

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In a Crisis, Can Your Meeting Go Digital?

PCMA Convene

Water Quality Association staff used the Go-To-Meeting platform to deliver virtual sessions from their headquarters. The following is taken from a presentation by LyNae Schleyer, WQA meetings director and Wesley Bleed, marketing and communications director in the Nov.

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ExCeL London appoints brand-new IT sales manager to enhance digital solutions

Event Industry News

ExCeL London is delighted to announce the appointment of Jonathan Woodhouse to the new role of IT sales manager.

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How to Pitch an Event: 8 Tactics to Sell Your Big Idea


You're proud of your ideas, but you’ll only have one chance to get your client onboard. Follow these steps to crush your next event pitch. The post How to Pitch an Event: 8 Tactics to Sell Your Big Idea appeared first on Eventbrite UK.

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CONVENE 2020 continues to shape the Baltic Region’s meetings & events Industry

Event Industry News

Vilnius is abuzz with meetings and events professionals networking at the LITEXPO Exhibition and Congress Centre for the eighth edition of CONVENE.

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4 Key KPIs Every Travel Manager Should Track for Meetings & Events


We’ve seen increased demand on travel managers in recent years to gain more visibility into meetings and events. It makes sense; meetings, travel and expense management share many of the same goals.

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Virgin Money partners with venues The O2 & The SSE Hydro

Event Industry News

This year will see Virgin Money reinvent and reinvigorate both the brand and the banking experience it offers customers in the UK. Today, the company announced new partnerships with two of the world’s most iconic music venues: The O2 in London and The SSE Hydro in Glasgow.

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Pairing memorable event experiences with bleisure travel


In the past decade, technology has blurred the boundaries between work and play. Few employees today carry separate mobile devices for work and personal use. Similarly, few distinguish between business and personal travel in the same way they used to.

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Meetings Industry Association celebrates another successful year

Event Industry News

The Meetings Industry Association (mia) has seen continual growth and retention through 2019, highlighting the particular value of its role during challenging trading conditions.

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Is Gamification Effective at Corporate Events?

Eagle's Flight Corporate Events

Gamification can take many forms, from high-tech mobile apps, to augmented reality, to simple team-building games.

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