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Automate Your Event Management Workflow with Zapier

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Ever found yourself wishing for an extra staff member to handle tedious event planning workflows? Try turning to technology instead.

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How to find the best event app in 2019 for me?


The paradox of choice – Too many event apps. Did you know that there are over a hundred different types of event apps currently available in the market? Typically, having a lot of choice is great, but with this much choice, the life of an event planner gets much more complex!

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Maximize Your Marketing ROI With Free And Automated Promotional Features

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Lean team. Small budget. Big goals. You need ways to make your marketing more cost-effective and your team more efficient. The answer: automation. Investing in automation doesn’t have to mean you need to write a big check.

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Keeping Team Members Engaged During Training Events

Expo Pass

(4 Minute Read). Keeping Team Members Engaged During Training Events. Whether you are hosting a new employee orientation, a compliance seminar, or yearly continuing education course, engagement is a persistent challenge.

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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.

Elevate Your Event Brand Through Your WordPress Website

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Ever found yourself wishing for an extra staff member to handle tedious event planning workflows? Try turning to technology instead.

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4 Women in Events You Should Know on International Women’s Day

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Women are making powerful waves in the events industry. From working with animals to heal and educate to creating a conference that’s making an industry more diverse, these are events with purpose and impact.

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How to Master Brand Storytelling – What is Your Event’s Story?


‘Brand storytelling’ has become somewhat of a marketing buzz phrase in recent times. But how clear are you on what it actually means and have you wondered how it relates to your events?

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ETL Replay: Four Female Founders

Event Industry News

Event Tech Live is Europe’s only show dedicated to event technology. Boasting a packed educational programme across five sector-specific stages, here you can catch up with content that you may have missed from 2018’s event. From the Expo and Engage Stage at Event Tech Live 2018.

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How The Events Industry Has Changed in the Wake of #MeToo


On International Women’s Day, it's important to reflect on the countless issues that affect women and gender equality around the world, as well as to come together to find solutions that will help drive us forward to a more balanced society.

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Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

More Sleep, Better Results: Getting Attendees to Buy In


Statistics from a National Sleep Foundation report and an Edelman/Cvent attendee study show that promoting sleep to businesspeople could bring meeting-related benefits.

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‘What Price do I Have to Pay to Remain Valid in the Business Events Industry?’

PCMA Convene

Events Travel Asia Group CEO Max Boontawee Jantasuwan says putting an emphasis on people, rather than trend reports and processes, helped to sharpen his business focus.

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Podcast: Are events sending the right message when it comes to sustainability?

Event Industry News

This week’s Event Industry News podcast looks at how events communicate their sustainability efforts to their customers. Joining host James Dickson to discuss the subject is Joss Ford, founder of communications agency Enviral. There are very few events out there that don’t pay attention – even in a small way – to the matter of sustainability. Although the depth of their commitment may vary, there is a consensus that events have an obligation to ensure they operate in a greener manner.

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Airbnb to Buy HotelTonight

PCMA Convene HotelTonight will help the start-up accelerate its push into more traditional hotel listings and bring more inventory to the platform. CNBC ). Read More. News Junkie Places & Spaces

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Connect Weekly: What Planners Need to Know about International Women's Day


Welcome to another edition of Aventri's Connect Weekly column, where we share the top five news stories from the week that today's meeting and events planners should know.

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International Women’s Day Blog: It’s about confidence and competence, not gender

Event Industry News

Claire Feeney and Sophia Livett, two of the pioneering women of event safety consultancy, Symphotech, discuss how women can be perceived differently despite displaying the same competence and behaviour as men on the event site this International Woman’s Day. . “It’s

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The Smart Woman’s Guide

Smart Meetings

8 Low-Cost Tips for Making Conferences More Family-Friendly. Attending one, two or three conferences a year can make a huge difference in an academic career. But while away, working professionals are paying a price—and not just with money.

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ETL Replay: The art of conference programming, including abstract management

Event Industry News

Event Tech Live is Europe’s only show dedicated to event technology. Boasting a packed educational programme across five sector-specific stages, here you can catch up with content that you may have missed from 2018’s event. From the Launchpad Stage at Event Tech Live 2018.

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Phoenix Warms the Winter Weary

PCMA Convene

The Milwaukee Brewers face the San Francisco Giants in a Cactus League game in Scottsdale. Each year, as February comes to a close, approximately 1.9

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International Women’s Day Blog: How working at Reed Exhibitions shaped Tamar Beck’s perspective on audience acquisition

Event Industry News

Tamar Beck spends her days overseeing Gleanin’s sales, marketing, operations and finance. In fact, as CEO Tamar has helped shape Gleanin into the go-to audience acquisition and social referral marketing partner for many of the world’s largest event organisers.

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6 Tips to Get the Most Out of Your Event Speakers


You’ve finally secured the speakers you want for your event. You’ve briefed them and set their expectations. You’re excited about the presentations they’ve put together and sent them everything they need in the run-up to the event.

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HBAA launches Mental Health First Aid courses

Event Industry News

HBAA has created two courses to enable both members and non-members to train their staff to become qualified Mental Health First Aiders. The first two-day course will take place on 2 & 3 May at the Macdonald Windsor Hotel and the second will be at the Macdonald Burlington Hotel in Birmingham on 20 & 21 June.

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Phoenix Hotel Scene Gets an Update

PCMA Convene

A renovation at the The Phoenician included the addition of VIP Pools on the north side of the property. Courtesy Visit Phoenix). The Phoenician in Phoenix recently completed a multi-year renovation; the largest in its 30-year history.

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International Women’s Day Blog: Are there even fewer women working in #eventtech?

Event Industry News

By Nina Bourotte, sales executive for VISIT, by GES. When I started working in the industry, my role was focused on event project management. My job gave me the opportunity to travel the world and deal with large numbers of colleagues in the events sector. Working every day on different events – whatever the size, content or the people attending – I noticed very quickly one common point. That 90% of the time I was working with women.

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What You Should Do When You Feel Unappreciated at Work

PCMA Convene

Fast Company. Take initiative and look for ways to turn things around. Here’s where to start. Fast Company ). Read More. Career News Junkie

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There are 3 Inspirational Women We Need to Tell You About

Tito Blog | An Event Blog for Organisers

Whenever you are blue or lonely or stricken by some humiliating thing you did, the cure and the hope is in caring about other people. Diane Sawyer. Today, we wanted to share some remarkable stories with you.

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Mexico Tourism Board Expected to Close All International Offices

PCMA Convene

Travel Weekly. According to multiple sources, the New York, Tokyo, and Berlin offices will be shuttered by the end of the quarter, and Miami will close in May or June. Travel Weekly ). Read More. News Junkie Places & Spaces

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International Women’s Day Blog: It’s bigger than the events industry but together we can implement change

Event Industry News

Camila Peters, Business Development Manager Spain and Portugal, Playpass, discusses what International Women’s Day means to her as an event professional. We need to break down gender stereotypes, speak up, make ourselves seen and be acknowledged for our work as equals. The tide is turning and there are more and more women achieving success at all levels.

PCMA Celebrates International Women’s Day

PCMA Convene Business events industry leaders stand with the world in celebrating International Women’s Day, writes PCMA President Sherrif Karamat. pcma ). Read More. News Junkie

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Events Bureau website to ?show only female talent? for International Women’s Day 2019

Event Industry News

Australian talent bureau Enhance Entertainment is taking a stand to promote gender balance in business events. ?For For the entire week? of International Women’s Day, 4th to 11th March 2019, the Enhance website will showcase ?only only female speakers and entertainers.

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Wonder Women of Wine Conference Promotes Leadership and Growth for Industry Professionals

PCMA Convene The conference aims to create an environment where women wine professionals feel comfortable sharing their own experiences and coming together to support each other. Forbes ). Read More. News Junkie Places & Spaces

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NEC celebrates the fifth year of Event Week Live and its ‘Elite’ training programme

Event Industry News

This week has marked the fifth year of the NEC’s training programme for local students studying for a BA or Masters in live events. . Event Week Live, run in association with Birmingham City University (BCU), aims to provide real on the job learning, giving students further skills they can take into their prospective work places.

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Op-ed Piece Supports VisitDallas in Light of Audit

PCMA Convene A former chair of the Dallas CVB outlines how the recent audit misses key facts about how the organization works to drive economic impact to the city. ( The Dallas Morning News ). Read More. News Junkie Places & Spaces