Thu.Oct 22, 2020

Boomset Virtual Event Platform [Review]


Boomset's Virtual Event Platform is an all-in-one solution for live, virtual and hybrid events that includes registration, native streaming, exhibitor management, and engagement features. It lets planners manage every aspect of their event and allows for extensive customization. Here is our review.

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12 Tips to Answer the “How Clean is Your Seat?” Question


I am willing to bet that before COVID-19, you never thought about how clean that chair was before you sat down to listen to a speaker at a live conference. Times have certainly changed.


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In Service of Love Contest Winners Youn Sun and Arnell Say “I Do”


This summer, Steam Whistle Brewery and the Toronto Wedding Collective ran an In Service of Love contest where couples who work in hospitality could enter for a chance to win their dream wedding valued at $60K.

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Streamlining Your Social Media Strategy during the Holiday Season

Special Events

You don’t need to spend hours curating your social media feed to stay present and engaged online throughout the holiday season

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.

Power User Series (#4) - Security


What is Security? When we say 'Security,' we are referring to one of three things: Event Planning Thought Leadership Power User Series

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Hybrid Event Plan: 7 Steps for Delivering a Successful Event [Guest Post]


Creating a hybrid event plan in 2020 is an essential process—the way events are delivered now has changed dramatically, and companies need to adapt. Event Management

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Outdoor Events Facing Ruin

Event Industry News

The outdoor events industry, which provides entertainment for millions each summer, is on the verge of collapse following the lockdown this year, according to the Events Industry Forum, the organisation that represents the sector.

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Top Picks for Meeting in the West

Unique Venues

“Go West, Young Man” was first coined in the 1850’s for the greater opportunities in the American West. Replace young man with planners and the phrase holds true today when searching the perfect location for your next big event. The Western U.S.

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Free Webinar: Safely Navigate the Return to Live Events


Eventbrite’s built-in tools allow you to quickly get your business up-and-running with social distancing and safety measures in mind.

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Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

Competition watchdog intervenes in Viagogo’s $4bn takeover of StubHub

Event Industry News

Regulator says deal between controversial ticket resale firms would harm consumers. The UK element of the takeover of ticket resale website StubHub by its rival Viagogo has been provisionally blocked by the competition watchdog, throwing the future of the controversial $4bn tie-up into doubt.

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Webinar: Meet Us In New Orleans

PCMA Convene

Join us for an eventful webinar that brings together the food, music and culture of New Orleans. During our time together we will have several conversations with hospitality leaders and discuss exciting new developments underway in the Crescent City.

ROE Visual and disguise partner in virtual production

Event Industry News

With the opening of its London and LA based Extended Reality (xR) showrooms, disguise now offers two fully-operational, in-house virtual production demo spaces. LED products to build the LED floor and walls of the xR Stages were supplied by ROE Visual as part of the partnership.

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The First Hybrid Event In exVo

All Seated

Sandy Hammer, co-founder and CMO of Allseated, shares her thoughts on Allseated’s first hybrid event in exVo. By now you have likely heard the buzz about Allseated’s latest innovation, exVo.

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Dive Into Your Inventory Data (and Add Substantial Profits to Your Bottom Line)

Speaker: Ian Foster, Sculpture Hospitality Regional Director West Coast

In this seminar, Ian Foster will discuss the basics of inventory management, including tips on how to get inventory right and how to evaluate your food and pour costs. Ian will examine the best ordering practices from our clients. Finally, he’ll share some case studies showing how well designed inventory control can uncover hidden losses from over-pouring and lost sales that will result in several thousand dollars of extra profit every month.

Podcast: Keeping on top of stress

Event Industry News

With more than 20-years’ experience working in live events, at Incisive Media and Ocean Media, London, before moving to the Middle East for DMG in 2012, Ashley Roberts took on the General Manager role at Omanexpo nearly 18 months ago.

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6 Strategies to Market Hybrid Events to Virtual and Live Attendees


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

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Big Drama in Dubai

Special Events

The team from EventWorks overcomes a wide range of challenges to produce a stunning incentive

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Fostering Attendee Engagement at Virtual Events


The pandemic has forced many major events to either cancel or drastically alter the format in which they’re hosted. While restrictions on public gatherings have been relaxed since quarantine, restrictions still exist on a state-by-state basis. With online or hybrid events still the preferred format for large gatherings, event managers are navigating a number of challenges that come with converting live events to digital formats, including ticket sales and engaging attendees. .

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Maximize Your Profit Margins

Speaker: Shawn Imbeault and Geoff Loukes, Sculpture Hospitality

In the past year, we've learned that maximizing margins can determine whether your restaurant stays afloat when times get hard. Join Shawn Limbeault and Geoff Loukes, in this master class that will take you through the best practices of maximizing your margins, From FOH to BOH.

Is a simple “Thank You” to donors enough?

Click & Pledge

“Dear Sir or Madam”…. The most annoying few words on the planet. It couldn’t be more impersonal if it tried. This greeting is generics perhaps in its most overt form. We are often sneakier than this, attempting to make our lack of connection to the person receiving our gratitude less detectable.

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