Wed.Oct 09, 2019

Why Is Wi-Fi at Events Still So Bad?

Skift

Attendees use their laptops in the dining area of an event. O'Reilly Conferences / Flickr Skift Take: A lot of the same issues that plagued conference Wi-Fi 10 years ago are still around today, even as good internet becomes more and more of a necessity.

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How The Weather Can Ruin Your Event

Gallus Events

While it can obviously be difficult to predict the weather months in advance, there are several steps you can take to avoid it being as big a problem. How the weather can ruin your event……… Let’s set the scene. You’ve spent months on end planning for your event.

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How to Set Catering Prices

Planning Pod

Whether you’re starting a brand new catering business or you’ve been at it for decades, figuring out how to set catering prices is a critical task that typically follows a fairly predictable sequence of steps.

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Meagan and Matthew’s Lush, Garden-Inspired Wedding at Graydon Hall Manor

EventSource

The elegance of Graydon Hall Manor was on full display in Meagan and Matthew’s stunning, garden-inspired wedding.

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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.

Wi-Fi’s Frustrating Lack of Progress at Events

Skift

An event attendee works on her laptop. Wi-Fi issues remain a challenge at large events, even as the need for a strong, consistent connection increasingly grows.

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Event Technology Awards Judges’ Spotlight: Sam Chance

Event Industry News

Sam Chance is the Portfolio Marketing Manager at Fresh Montgomery overseeing shows including Hotel, Restaurant & Catering, ScotHot, Independent Hotel Show, PUB and The Foodservice Show.

Event Committees: 4 Types Needed and Their Duties

ePly

We’ve all heard the old phrase “two heads are better than one”! And it still rings true today. Planning a large conference or company event is a huge task to take on and will almost always need more than one person planning. So, how do you implement that in an organized way?

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Experience12 appoints Holly Carters from MediaCom to boost client services team

Event Industry News

Experience12, the pop culture marketing agency, today announced it has appointed Holly Carters as account manager, further bolstering the client services team that has gone from strength-to-strength over the past year.

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What Your Clients Want for Their Fall Special Events

Special Events

Fall is here, a season that brings a rich array of design options for special events. Here is some autumn inspiration

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Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

Tara Higgins takes over as Hargrove president

Event Industry News

Hargrove has announced the hiring of industry veteran, Tara Higgins, as president of the growing experiential events, exhibits, and expositions company.

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Critical Things You Learn from Difficult Events

eventplanner

Whether you are a beginner or event professional, there’s no shortage of things you’ll be learning from unpredictable and demanding events. Each conference, business breakfast, or seminar you plan may transform into a war zone at any time

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HBAA Mental Health survey reveals striking findings

Event Industry News

Working practices and increased pressures contribute significantly to mental health issues in the hospitality and events industry. Two thirds think workers in the sector are more likely to suffer from mental health issues than five years ago. Working practices, shorter meeting lead times and increased pressures contribute significantly to poor mental health issues in the hospitality and events industry. .

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The Smallest Details Can Bring Out the True Flavor of Your Event

Experient

Johnny Cupcake’s recipe for success breaks the mold, but it’s a great case study for events searching for new ways to “surprise and delight” their guests. Johnny Earle (his actual last name), isn’t an event strategist. And even though his name may suggest so, he’s not even a baker.

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Tony Uphoff joins the Ellivent Advisory Board

Event Industry News

Ellivent has announced that Tony Uphoff has joined the Ellivent Advisory Board. Ellivent is a San Diego-based startup that aims to change the way marketing teams plan their attendance at trade shows.

The Guide to Dry Hire Venues

Eventbrite

While plenty of venues provide everything that an organiser could require to host an amazing event, there’s also a lot to be said for hiring a blank canvas and adding your own individual flourishes. Find out what approach works for you with our guide to dry hire venues.

The Power of Effective Team Building

Eagle's Flight Corporate Events

When Google undertook a major initiative to study the inner workings of teams, they named the initiative Project Aristotle as a nod to the philosopher’s statement that “the whole is greater than the sum of its parts.”

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The Guide to Dry Hire Venues

Eventbrite

While plenty of venues provide everything that an organiser could require to host an amazing event, there’s also a lot to be said for hiring a blank canvas and adding your own individual flourishes. Find out what approach works for you with our guide to dry hire venues.

Organizing Sustainable Events

Townscript

We have already highlighted in one of our blogs earlier this year that sustainability is going to play a huge role in 2019 in the event management industry. People are. Read More. The post Organizing Sustainable Events appeared first on Townscript Blog. Event Planning

Talent to Tickets: How Collage Club Grew from a Friend’s Gathering to a Successful Workshop Series

Eventbrite

This is the third part in our Talent to Tickets series, where we speak to DIY creators about how they turned their hobby into an event series.

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Aventri's Quarterly Content Wrap-Up: Event Intelligence, Optimizing the Attendee Journey & More

Aventri

At Aventri, not only are we proud to offer our clients the top event management software solution , but to also be considered an industry thought leader.

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Citrix Required Update For Mac OS 10.15 Catalina

Caterease

The post Citrix Required Update For Mac OS 10.15 Catalina appeared first on Caterease. Alert

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