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Five-Step Framework for Effective Collaborative Design

Velvet Chainsaw

Your conference strategy should include a plan to inject fresh content or experiences each year as part of an ongoing improvement process. There are a million ways to make these improvement plans. Some work and many don’t.

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Plan and Market a Killer Bar Crawl in 4 Steps

Picatic by Eventbrite

Bar crawls are a nightlife staple. People love a night out on the town complete with tasty drinks. What they love even more is when they don’t have to plan out the details (especially after a few microbrews).

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7 Ways to Boost Attendance at Free Events

Brown Paper Tickets

If you’ve ever planned a free public event, this will sound familiar. You promoted your event, got over 60 “yes’s” and the total attendance ends up to be about 5, including yourself and your dog.

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What is Event Brew? – Event Brew #000

Endless Events

Who’s ready for some event brew? Yes, that’s right, Endless Events is proud to present a brand new podcast. And Event Brew is something like you’ve never seen – or heard – before.

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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.

See a Black-Tie Gala Inspired by Megawatt Performer Jennifer Hudson

BizBash

Ravinia, the Chicago music institution, featured the hometown performer at its gala for the first time, and planned an evening that put her on center stage in more ways than one

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Guest blog: Using technology to create more sustainable events

Event Industry News

By Toby Heelis, CEO, Eventopedia. With the rise of the climate protection movement, the event industry is forced to take a look at certain practices and become more sustainable.

Why You Don’t Need a Website for an Event

GEVME

Why should you create a separate landing page for events? What are the main mistakes made by most organisers when creating pages? Discover the best event website tips to answer the most vital event planning questions like these. Key reasons why an event website is necessary. So why should you create a website for your event? To begin with, there should be an event website. If not, it’s high time you upgrade your event.

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How To Avoid Event Planner Burnout – #EventIcons 181

Endless Events

Event planner burnout is a very real problem, particularly in the day and age we live in. And when it comes to an industry as convoluted and restless as the event industry, planners can feel like they’re in constant turmoil.

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How to Profile Your Attendee Personas for Better Results

Eventtia

Knowing your audience is the main prerequisite for a thriving business. Buyer personas, ideal customers, and target groups are only few of the frameworks a company uses to profile potential prospects.

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Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

August Highlights from Around the Web

MeetingPlay

We're sure you have a great list of event industry influencers that you follow on social media. But getting through all the tweets and posts that come your way can become overwhelming, Tips Industry Updates

Olympia London launches cleaner air routes in partnership with Mayor of London

Event Industry News

Part of its sustainability initiative, the Grand Plan, the venue has worked with renowned institutions, government and local authority to help improve air quality. . One of the key pillars of the Grand Plan is understanding business impact on the environment and how to reduce its carbon footprint.

How Airbnb Is Transforming Corporate Travel + 5 Other Tech Stories Event Planners Should Read

Eventsforce

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Swapcard secures 3-year contract with Dubai World Trade Centre

Event Industry News

Swapcard, a leading event app and matchmaking platform powered by AI, announced that it has secured a three-year agreement with Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC), three months after opening its office in Dubai. Swapcard will work with the DWTC event teams to help them become more data-driven, while increasing attendees’ on-site efficiency and better measure exhibitors’ ROI.

Kaitlyn and John’s Romantic Enoch Turner School House Wedding

EventSource

This is a wedding that was truly written in the stars. Kaitlyn and John first met in California at a spiritual retreat. They had each traveled alone with different plans but they believed the universe had drawn them together and after those four days, they knew it was something special.

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5 Ways Podcasts Can Add Value to Your Event Marketing

Event Smart

Podcasts are becoming an undeniable force in the world of event marketing. Today, there are over 700,000 active podcasts in more than 100 languages, and both of these numbers are increasing year after year.

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Maritim Hotels expands UK sales team with new appointment

Event Industry News

Maritim Hotels has strengthened its UK sales force with the appointment of Michael Rogerson as account manager. . Michael joins the Maritim UK team with over 35 years of travel and hospitality experience, having worked in every aspect of the industry, from tour operator to global hotel sales. Among his many achievements include winning the prestigious Hotel Account Manager of the Year award from the British travel consortia Advantage (known also as Win) in 2016 and 2017. .

APIs, Integrations, and Servers, OH MY! An Event Planner’s Guide

Hubb

New event technology is being created everyday. In a perfect world, there would be only one piece of technology that could handle all of your business needs. The reality is that event planners need things like APIs and integrations to connect everything together.

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Top 11 Houston Wedding Venues

EventUp

As one of the ten largest U.S. cities, Houston has no shortage of stunning wedding venues. If you're stumped on where to begin when it comes to picking which one's right for your Big Day, don't fret! We've got our top picks here. Top Wedding Venues in Houston. The Astorian.

Broadcaster and Author June Sarpong MBE Announced as MC and Closing Keynote at Cvent CONNECT Europe 2019

Event Industry News

British television broadcaster and award-winning author, June Sarpong MBE, will be the Master of Ceremonies (“MC”) and deliver the closing keynote at this year’s Cvent CONNECT Europe. .

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CORT Events Shines at Emmy Awards Governors Ball

Special Events

Get ready for awards season with winning furniture styles from CORT

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EVENT TECHNOLOGY – IS IT WORTH INVESTING?

Pathable

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How Airbnb Is Transforming Corporate Travel + 5 Other Tech Stories Event Planners Should Read

Eventsforce

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