Wed.Jun 09, 2021

8 Event Budget Adjustments Needed to Host Safe Events in 2021

Event Farm

Events are coming back but planning an event looks nothing like it used to. Venue and governmental regulations keep changing. Many of your regular vendors have lost staff or gone out of business. With so many new safety-related expenses, your old budget template no longer works. .

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How Chicago’s Lincoln Park Zoo Built an International Audience for Virtual Events

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Eventbrite hosted the first-ever RECONVENE summit in May. The virtual networking and skillsharing event featured more than 20 talks and workshops from some of the most dynamic thinkers in the event world. We’re recapping the two-day event’s key takeaways on the blog.

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Hopin partners with LinkedIn in bid to transform the way we connect


LinkedIn is investing in Hopin, both in cash and through an undisclosed platform-level partnership that also contemplates Streamyard. As the companies continue to bet on a future with virtual events this partnership could give Hopin an unassailable lead in the virtual event platform space.

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Use Your Data to Boost Revenue, Set Ticket Prices, and Book Talent

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Eventbrite hosted the first-ever RECONVENE summit in May. The virtual networking and skillsharing event featured more than 20 talks and workshops from some of the most dynamic thinkers in the event world. We’re recapping the two-day event’s key takeaways on the blog.

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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.

Digital Transformation – How to Choose The Right Virtual Event Platform?


Initially, when the pandemic set in, it was a challenge to create and curate virtual events, especially for event organizers who carried with them years of virtual experience creating spectacular on-ground events.

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The Events Elephant in the Room – Events Revenue


With the recent CDC modified masking recommendations and venues around the US announcing total openings, it is becoming more apparent that in-person (or hybrid) events will rebound more quickly than initially expected.

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vineyards in the uk


last week we were out conducting site visits at a couple of vineyards in the uk. it was a perfect week of weather for them and we can’t wait to host a few events at these locations! denbies. denbies vineyard and hotel is located in dorking, surrey.

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South America MICE Alliance Survey: Half of Associations Going In-person in 2022

Smart Meetings

Despite buzz about a tilt toward small gatherings , about one-third of associations expect at least 1,000 attendees at their events in the coming year, according to a survey by South American MICE Alliance.

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2 Associations Tweak Plans for Second Year of Digital Events

PCMA Convene

April Stull, incoming treasurer of the American Society for Nutrition, introduces the June 8 event lineup for Nutrition Live Online 2021. ASN changed its pricing model for this year’s digital event.

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Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

How to Write a Perfect Invitation Email for Your Virtual Event

Smart Meetings

The pandemic may have shifted meeting to remote channels in 2020, however, organizing and inviting people virtual events still requires time and careful planning if it is going to be successful.

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Making deeper human connections with an intuitive virtual event platform.


ResourceOne is the event planning and logistics arm of HelmsBriscoe, the world’s largest meetings procurement and site selection company.

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Tales from Las Vegas: Jewelry Trade Shows and LVCC’s Comeback Convention

Smart Meetings

At 100 percent capacity and masks off, Las Vegas is back in the business of meetings—and it’s a beautiful sight. No time has been wasted between the announcement that all restrictions have been lifted and the hosting of meetings in the city.

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etc.venues becomes first hospitality sector company in the UK to join SME Climate Hub

Prestige Events Magazine

etc.venues has become the first hospitality sector company in the UK to join the SME Climate Hub, a new ground-breaking one-stop-shop climate action platform for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to curb carbon emissions, build business resilience and take climate leadership.

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Dive Into Your Inventory Data (and Add Substantial Profits to Your Bottom Line)

Speaker: Ian Foster, Sculpture Hospitality Regional Director West Coast

In this seminar, Ian Foster will discuss the basics of inventory management, including tips on how to get inventory right and how to evaluate your food and pour costs. Ian will examine the best ordering practices from our clients. Finally, he’ll share some case studies showing how well designed inventory control can uncover hidden losses from over-pouring and lost sales that will result in several thousand dollars of extra profit every month.

Seven Stress-Busting Apps for Event Project Management


Event planner is consistently named among the top five most stressful jobs in the world (usually just after being a fire-fighter or serving in the military).

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Upcoming Hospitality Titans Events

Prestige Events Magazine

Breakfast with Champions. Join us for a Business Breakfast on Wednesday the 23rd of June. The perfect opportunity to get to know fellow Hospitality Titans and learn from the experts, all over a coffee. The event will run from 9am-11am, venue TBC.

Top 10 Sustainable Event Suppliers

Event Industry News

Sustainability should now be top of the agenda when planning events and experiences. Key concepts include the protection of the natural environment, choice of non-toxic materials, reduction and reuse of resources, waste minimisation, and the use of life-cycle cost analysis.


Prestige Events Magazine

Newbury Racecourse is thrilled to announce the re-launch of its newly refurbished Royal Box as it prepares to open its doors again for the upcoming summer and wedding season, which for many couples has been severely delayed as a result of COVID.

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Maximize Your Profit Margins

Speaker: Shawn Imbeault and Geoff Loukes, Sculpture Hospitality

In the past year, we've learned that maximizing margins can determine whether your restaurant stays afloat when times get hard. Join Shawn Limbeault and Geoff Loukes, in this master class that will take you through the best practices of maximizing your margins, From FOH to BOH.

Who's News in Special Events for June 10, 2021

Special Events

Special events business news

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Restarting the live events sector with Summer Festivals and Outdoor events

Event Industry News

With the final straight on the roadmap out of lockdown due in the next few weeks, fingers crossed, according to One World Rental , provider of technology including point of sale, wi-fi and technical event staffing to the festival and live events sector, demand from organisers is high and bespoke planning for this summer well underway.

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This is your last call to join our webinar TODAY at 13:30h BST, where r esults of the Test Events which formed part of the UK Government’s pilot programme will be shared by a range of Event Professionals. The programme and background information can be downloaded here: UK Government Pilot Events Background. UK Government Pilot Events Information. IEM Test Events Results Webinar 090621. The Session is being broadcast from The Studios of ACC Liverpool to an invited audience.

Groups360 Launches Global Direct Booking Solution for Group Room Blocks with Hilton

Event Industry News

Groups360 and Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today announced the global launch of GroupSync Engage, the hospitality industry’s first integrated direct booking solution for group room blocks, across the majority of the Hilton portfolio.

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Restaurant Management Masterclass

Speaker: Harlan Scott, Founder of Harlan Scott Hospitality and Industry Restaurant

Due first to necessary staffing cuts, extreme safety protocols, and now the need to rehire against outsized government stimulus, unemployment benefits and wage requirements, managing and staffing have become the most urgent conversation in restaurants today. This, adding on to the lynch-pin management style restaurants often have, has made restaurant cultures more vulnerable and volatile than ever. If your restaurant is suffering from cut staff, low morale, or ineffective training, you've come to the right place. Join Harlan Scott of Harlan Scott Hospitality, learn how to get back in control of your restaurant and your operation back on autopilot.

WIPA Partners with Allseated During Industry Reopening

All Seated

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE. Media Contact: Corinne Dudine, WIPA . . WIPA Partners with Allseated During Industry Reopening.

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BSI selected by UK Government to certify G7 Summit and COP26 events against sustainability standard

Event Industry News

BSI, the business improvement and standards company, has been selected by the UK Government to assess the G7 Summit and COP26 events against the international sustainability standard, ISO 20121.

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Reed Exhibitions Unveils New Brand Identity and Positioning

Exhibitor Magazine

London - Reed Exhibitions today announced its evolution to RX, with a refreshed visual identity and updated brand positioning. brbr Building o. Company News

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How to STOP competing on price

Lara Mcculloch

Want to know the simple hacks to STOP competing on price and START charging a premium? Ready to win more business? The form can be filled in the actual website url. Stop competing on price and Start charging a premium.

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A Masterclass in Restaurant Digital Transformation

Speaker: Jay Coldren, Alex Barrow, and Greer Kimsey, Street Sense Team

Behaviorists say it takes 21 days to solidify a habit. 365 days of quarantine later, it's safe to say that our customers will be keeping some quarantine habits. At the center of these habits is the digital world: online ordering, advertising, booking, reviewing, etc. It will become essential for restaurants to create omni-channel experiences for customers, and to market them effectively. Join Jay Coldren and his team in this masterclass to learn the tactics for dominating the digital restaurant sphere.

Bruce Powell Joins CenterPoint Marketing to Drive Business Development

Exhibitor Magazine

Twin Cities-based CenterPoint Marketing, a full-service brand experience agency, announces the addition of Bruce Powell as Senior Account Manager. People

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GLP Fusion Exo Beam 10 Assists World Record Drone Show

Exhibitor Magazine

San Fernando: When the energy group E.ON SE launched its Networks of Tomorrow' campaign to highlight the importance of energy networks for the succes. Company News

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