Tue.Mar 02, 2021

Why It Still Pays to Host Virtual Events in 2021

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In 2020, virtual events became a necessity. COVID-19 resulted in lockdowns, closures, and strict social distancing requirements, quickly halting all in-person events. Event organizers had to adapt quickly to reimagine their events in a safe virtual space.

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Deep Dive: 3 Events In 2020 That Proved Virtual Is Glorious

Endless Events

After what seemed like a decade, 2020 is finally behind us. Saying that it was a tough time is an understatement. And we’re willing to bet you’re sick and tired of hearing just how much it sucked. Yup, COVID. Oh yeah, that sure ruined a lot of stuff!

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KB Event’s new EU arm set to keep tours rolling

Event Industry News

In the world we’re inching our way back to there are few superfluous elements in the rock ‘n’ roll supply chain and the trucks that ferry the hardware are indispensable.

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How Aventri Helped HLB Achieve their Event Goals with Virtual Events


The year 2020 was like no other year. It completely changed how businesses carry out their operations. Susanna Spada, the Operations Project Manager at HLB, had spent several weeks planning one of HLB’s most important events for 2020, the Annual Tax and Advisory Conference.

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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.

Tina and Kevin’s Intimate Winter Wedding at the Estates of Sunnybrook


Tina and Kevin’s wedding at the Estates of Sunnybrook – a venue which has since been closed – is as sophisticated as could be!

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How To Design A Wedding Floorplan With Seating Style Ideas

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Designing a wedding layout and figuring out how to arrange the seating chart within the floorplan are both focal points in the wedding planning process.

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Case Study – UAKON 2020


The Challenge. Urological Association of Kerala (UAK) was formed in 1983 to promote high standards in the practice and education of Urology in Kerala. The association is also known for organizing various charitable activities.

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Smart Group appoints Chloe Jackson as managing director

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As the events industry begins to blossom following the announcement of the government’s latest road map, Smart Group are delighted to announce the appointment of their new managing director, an internal promotion of Chloe Jackson (nee Martin).

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Guest Blog: How to Increase Sponsor ROI at Today’s Virtual Events


Online, or virtual events have become more popular than ever since the world went into lockdown last year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and in 2021, they’re set to become even bigger. Most virtual events, especially those which are monetized, need sponsors in order to reach their maximum potential.

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Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

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Pixl Evolution becomes member of the AV Alliance

Event Industry News

Pixl Evolution , one of the UK’s leading event technology and xR specialists, has joined the AV Alliance, the global network of premium audio visual and event production companies that are dedicated to the delivery of technical excellence, service and support within the live event and entertainment world.

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Chatbots and Messenger Marketing: The Recipe for Success You Didn’t Know You Needed

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As business owners strive to work smarter, we’ve seen automation become a priority for many event professionals seeking more efficiency in their companies. Messaging apps are no exception, particularly as their usership grows at a faster rate than social media apps.

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Covid: Download Festival cancelled for second year

Event Industry News

This year’s Download Festival has been cancelled due to the Covid-19 pandemic, organisers have confirmed. The rock and metal event had been due to take place from 4 to 6 June, headlined by Kiss, Biffy Clyro and System of a Down.

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How a Saas Product Spinoff is Going to Disrupt the Virtual Event Industry Ep. ?7?

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With over 20 years of experience in the international event industry, Sandy Hammer is the co-founder and CMO of Allseated, an award-winning event technology platform with the goal to revolutionize and digitize the event planning process.

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Restaurant Management Masterclass

Speaker: Harlan Scott, Founder of Harlan Scott Hospitality and Industry Restaurant

Due first to necessary staffing cuts, extreme safety protocols, and now the need to rehire against outsized government stimulus, unemployment benefits and wage requirements, managing and staffing have become the most urgent conversation in restaurants today. This, adding on to the lynch-pin management style restaurants often have, has made restaurant cultures more vulnerable and volatile than ever. If your restaurant is suffering from cut staff, low morale, or ineffective training, you've come to the right place. Join Harlan Scott of Harlan Scott Hospitality, learn how to get back in control of your restaurant and your operation back on autopilot.

Musicians join call for government-backed live event cover

Event Industry News

A host of musical performers have lent their voices to the call for the UK government to underwrite cancellation costs of live events such as music festivals.

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UK’s Staggered Reopening Plan Presents Big Risks to Events


Read the Complete Story On Skift. Meetings & Events coronavirus events Ticketmaster

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5 Web Design Tips to Inspire More Event Registrations


Whenever your nonprofit plans an important event, your attendance list will ideally be pretty long. But sometimes planning and marketing an event—especially during a time when virtual events are a necessity—can be a challenge, especially if your registration process isn’t completely streamlined.

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