Tue.Dec 03, 2019

2020 Festival Planning: Outside Influences, Not Outside Your Control

InitLive

No matter how you slice or dice it, we know that as a festival owner or operator there are things outside of your control that have the potential to impact the success or failure of your event.

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How much do you value the Attendee Experience?

Oveit

We’ve all heard of User Experience and Customer Experience, two terms that helped industries focus on what really counts. Today I want to […]. The post How much do you value the Attendee Experience? appeared first on Oveit.com.

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Tech Tuesday: 6 Ways Event Management Software Helps Your Data Talk

Aventri

"Integrated" and "seamless" are often words used to describe today's top event management software platforms. But what do those words even mean and why exactly are those features important to the user experience?

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12 Signs You’re a Born Event Planner

Picatic by Eventbrite

You like your job. It’s fine. Really! But sometimes, you suspect that your true skills are being underutilized. Have you ever considered becoming an event planner? If the following list of twelve signs feels familiar, it might be your calling.

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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.

A Festive Industry Holiday Party at The Symes

EventSource

The Symes has quickly become one of Toronto’s most versatile and exciting event spaces! To help ring in the holiday season, the venue team invited Industry folk – and their families – down to a warm and welcoming celebration sure to get any humbug into the holiday spirit!

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Niche Luxury Travel Boom Creates Demand for Exclusive Trade Shows

Skift

The Duco Travel Summit marketplace takes place in grand surroundings, like the St. Regis Florence. Duco Travel Summit Skift Take: Luxury travel during the past decade has taken off exponentially, driven by growing wealth around the world.

Top Reasons to Select a University for Your 2020 Venue

SmartMeetings

Are you looking for inspiration for your slate of 2020 events ? With accessible and flexible spaces at your fingertips, plenty of fun activities and top talent just across the quad, a university setting could be the ideal environment to host next year’s corporate meetings and conferences.

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2020 Business Trends and How They Impact Events

Endless Events

We talk a lot about trends this time of year. And in today’s episode of #EventIcons we’re covering 2020 business trends and how they impact our industry. 2020 is the start of a new year, new decade AND an election year.

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Surge in Experiential Luxury Travel Drives Growth in Boutique Trade Shows

Skift

An evening event at the Pure conference in Marrakesh. This Is Beyond Skift Take: The recent development of high-end niche travel marketplaces demonstrates that luxury travel is expanding in depth, breadth, and focus. Laura Powell Read the Complete Story On Skift.

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5 Essential Steps to Planning Your Festival Operations

Eventbrite

People don’t come to your festival because they’re excited about the short lines and clean bathrooms. But these details shape your attendees’ experience — and ultimately determine the success of your event. And when it comes to planning a festival, every tiny logistical decision you make counts.

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How to Choose the Right Microphone for Your Event

Event Leadership Institute

Smarticle. READ TIME: 4 minutes. As an event professional, you know the importance of good audio at an event. If the audience can’t hear the presenters or are distracted by feedback, you’ll lose their attention very quickly.

November 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

Tarsus Connect announces acquisition of BizBash

Event Industry News

Tarsus Connect has today announced the purchase of BizBash, the iconic trade media company for event and meeting planners, further expanding Connect’s market leading position. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

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A Festive Industry Holiday Party at The Symes

EventSource

The Symes has quickly become one of Toronto’s most versatile and exciting event spaces! To help ring in the holiday season, the venue team invited Industry folk – and their families – down to a warm and welcoming celebration sure to get any humbug into the holiday spirit!

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The Biggest Trends in Event Technology for 2020 -- Per 10 Top Events Experts

G2Planet

When we asked 10 influential event professionals to name the top event technology trends for 2020, we got a range of interesting answers, as expected. We were a bit surprised, however, to see fully half of them mention the same concept.

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A.C.T. (National)

Event Industry News

A.C.T. NATIONAL) Ltd is one of the world’s premier providers of professional, competent and ethical Health & Safety / Event Safety Services. By providing a wide range of services, we help ensure that our clients meet and discharge their moral and legal safety obligations.

CORT Events Shares Top Design Trends for 2020

Special Events

The experts at event furniture leader CORT share top 2020 decor trends--Art Deco, eclectic and going green

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A.C.T. (National)

Event Industry News

A.C.T. NATIONAL) Ltd is one of the world’s premier providers of professional, competent and ethical Health & Safety / Event Safety Services. By providing a wide range of services, we help ensure that our clients meet and discharge their moral and legal safety obligations.

PRESS RELEASE: Communique Releases its 4th Annual Virtual Trade Show Benchmark Report

MeetingPool

Source: Communique Conferencing Communique Conferencing announced today that the fourth edition of their industry-leading Virtual Trade Show Annual Benchmark Report has been released. “Marketing and Training leaders are increasingly moving to Virtual Conferences to deliver events for geographically dispersed employees, partners, customers and prospects.” said Adelphi Kennedy, VP of Communications at Communique.” ” Every day, marketers and […].

15Hatfields

Event Industry News

15Hatfields is London’s most sustainable venue. Nestled in the heart of London’s Southbank, 15Hatfields has been at the forefront of sustainable event management since its doors opened in 2008.

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IBTM World names Canvas Planner winner of its inaugural Event Business Accelerator programme

Event Industry News

IBTM World has crowned Canvas Planner the winner of its event incubator, ‘Event Business Accelerator’, a newly launched business mentorship and investment programme for young entrepreneurs. The winner was announced at a graduation ceremony following two days of live pitching to potential investors at IBTM World 2019, taking place at Fira Gran Via Barcelona from 19-21 November. .

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Reed Exhibitions completes full ownership of IAB/Mack Brook events in India

Event Industry News

Reed Exhibitions has announced full ownership of three events in India previously organised by Inter Ads-Brooks (IAB), a 50/50 joint venture in India. This announcement represents an important step in further strengthening of Reed Exhibitions’ Indian business. Blech India (Mumbai), Fastener Fair (Mumbai and Delhi) and ExpoRail (Delhi) have now become a part of rapidly growing portfolio of professional trade shows organised by Reed Exhibitions in India.