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3 Tips to Write Better Event Descriptions

Picatic by Eventbrite

Your event description is often the first (and only) chance you get to grab potential attendee’s attention online. And thanks to modern consumer behavior, you have only 5.59 seconds to do it before they abandon your webpage and move on to the next thing.

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Guest blog: Why hotel developers are turning to event professionals to design their spaces

Event Industry News

By Lauren Grech, CEO, LLG Agency & Adjunct Professor, New York University.

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What It Took to Produce the San Francisco Symphony's Biggest Gala Yet


For its 108th season, the symphony paid tribute to longtime conductor Michael Tilson Thomas with playful details and surprise and delight moments. Here's how producers Blueprint Studios pulled off the seven-hour affair

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How the GEVME cashless token system works


When organisers look for a solution that allows visitors to help themselves with the purchase of coupons by going online, GEVME comes in handy! Check out how GEVME acts as a cashless token system to create a positive experience for all users on a single event platform.

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Game-Changers 911™: How to Change the Event Game in 2020

Speaker: John Storm, President, BrainStorm Network

In this webinar, we’ll use a sampling of case studies, tools, techniques, and strategic stories to help you identify game-changing opportunities within your company and the world of events, and then brainstorm ways to capitalize on these ideas. Get ready to change your game in 2020!

7 best event floor plan software apps to create gorgeous event designs

Planning Pod

Summary: Learn about the top event floor plan software applications used by event professionals. Understand what to look for in these event design tools. Event floor plan designs have been a fact of life in the events industry for decades, and for a few good reasons.

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INBOUND19 Recap: New atEvent Mobile App Gets Battle-Tested


atEvent’s latest mobile version was battle-tested at INBOUND 2019 and then some! We’re proud to say that for the second year in a row, atEvent was the featured lead capture solution at INBOUND and more than two thirds of the exhibitors used atEvent as their event lead management solution.

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4 Key Aspects of a Successful Event Hashtag


If you’re hoping for a post or topic to trend on social media, the right hashtag can be the key to success. From an event marketing perspective, a hashtag specific to your event can spark buzz, encourage conversation, and optimize discovery.

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How to Choose the Right Event Management Technology for Your Company


Event Planning

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The Official IMEX America 2019 Roundup – #EventIcons 182

Endless Events

The IMEX wheels keep on turning, and this time around, it’s a full-on IMEX America 2019 roundup! One of the world’s finest exhibitions for the meetings and events industry would not be complete without a handful of icons.

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Why Smoking Costs Employers More Than They Realize

Your employees are smoking, and at a cost of $7,000 per year for each employee who smokes, that adds up - fast! This free report will show you how an effective cessation program pays for itself.

Marquee floor matting world first: PapaFlex FR

Event Industry News

PapaShop announces the launch of the world’s only Fire Retardant marquee and temporary event woven matting. After years of development, in 2017 PapaShop launched PapaFlex, a range of durable event matting for outdoor events, offering customers a new choice of weave pattern and more natural aesthetic.

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The Crucial Questions You Need To Ask When You Book Your Event Entertainment and Venue


This is our second guest post from Steven Robertson, Marketing Manager at Entertainment Nation, one of the UK’s top entertainment agencies based in Stratford-upon-Avon.

Eventbrite Fees Are Costing You More Than You Can Afford to Giveaway for Your Event Registrations

Event Smart

With the right event ticketing and registration solution, you can collect attendee information, sell tickets, and accept payments in a cost-effective way. But, there are some event ticketing tools out there that retain full control of your payouts, attendee information, and payment processing.

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2019 Event Tech Trends That Are Here to Stay


Back in January of 2019, we interviewed ten industry experts and asked them to share their thoughts on the top meeting and event trends for planners and marketers in 2019, and in June, we reassessed those trends for the second half of the year.

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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.

MeetingPlay in the running for Favorite Event Tech Supplier


MeetingPlay has been shortlisted for Favorite Event Technology Supplier - The People’s Choice Award by Event Technology Awards ! Case Studies Industry Updates

The Event Tech 12 – TagDigital Edition

Planner WIre

Pay Per Click. Three simple words that are surrounded by mystique, voodoo, and fear. Most Event Marketers know what pay per click is but have no idea how it actually works… and that causes … Continue. Event Technology

Instagram Spotlight: Mindful Inspiration


Every day, CEO Marin Bright shares her favorite things on Smart Meetings’ Instagram page as a part of her mission to inspire brilliant experiences for #MeetingProfs worldwide. Grab your crystals because this month, we’re celebrating mindfulness at meetings.

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How Does Marriott’s New Bonvoy Events Platform Work?


Marriott International provided a boost to planners and other meeting professionals last week by announcing the launch of Marriott Bonvoy Events. If you’re familiar with Marriott’s Meetings Imagined , the new platform builds off that concept.

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Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.