Tue.Oct 13, 2020

How a Retired Teacher Built a Virtual Music Venue During Quarantine

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2020 has been a challenge, but some people have found success in the midst of a global pandemic. Here, we profile creators who’ve created a successful business during quarantine. Spend a few minutes talking to Vito Rinaldo and his passion for music comes through loud and clear.

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Virtual Events Need a Better Business Model

EventMB

The virtual event revolution is well underway, and it shows no signs of slowing down. Does it mean that they are viable revenue sources? We investigate.

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How to Make Your Online Event Attendees Happy, According to Attendees Themselves

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As COVID-19 has forced us into our homes and out of event spaces, we’ve gotten used to a new normal. Zoom and Facetime have replaced our dinner parties and yoga classes, and while we’ve all felt some growing pains while adjusting, it turns out that online events actually have some benefits.

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Erica and Rob’s Rustically Elegant Wedding at Maple Meadow Farm

EventSource

Erica and Rob’s big day is the picture of rustic elegance. Together with the help of the brilliant team at Sparkle and Twine Event Planning , Erica and Rob planned their barn wedding from where they currently live in Alberta.

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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.

Y Not Festival given huge grant to help it recover from coronavirus

Event Industry News

The Y Not Festival has been awarded a £240,000 funding package as part of the Government’s £1.57 billion Culture Recovery Fund to help the annual summer event bounce back from the coronavirus pandemic.

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Independent festivals to share £4.5m from government fund

Event Industry News

The Association Of Independent Festivals (AIF) has praised the government’s Culture Recovery Fund for providing a “lifeline” for successful applicants. . AIF members received financial support totalling £4,461,976, in the first round of funding.

How to Maximize Your Virtual Event Breaks

MeetingPlay

Who doesn’t love a little down time? A chance to hang out, recharge, relax, and refresh should be part of everyone’s agenda. However, when you are planning a virtual corporate event on a virtual conference platform, event breaks can be so much more than a quick coffee run.

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Smyle launches emotion analytics tool to address measurement challenge

Event Industry News

In an industry first, creative agency Smyle is embracing experimental technologies to measure the emotional impact of physical and digital events in real time.

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Power User Series (#3) - Renaming Tabs

Glisser

Feature: Renaming Tabs. Did you know that you can rename and reorder tabs in Glisser? Event Planning Thought Leadership Power User Series

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Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

Events Association Condemns Government for ‘Wilful Destruction’ of UK Industry

Event Industry News

The National Outdoor Events Association, which represents the festival, sporting, agricultural, cultural and public event market has condemned the government after being ‘ignored’ once again as part of the fiscal relief packages announced on Friday (9th October). .

How a Retired Teacher Built a Virtual Music Venue During Quarantine

Eventbrite

2020 has been a challenge, but some people have found success in the midst of a global pandemic. Here, we profile creators who’ve created a successful business during quarantine. Spend a few minutes talking to Vito Rinaldo and his passion for music comes through loud and clear.

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PPL grant £100,000 to Stagehand COVID-19 Crew Relief Fund

Event Industry News

Stagehand, the original live event production industry’s welfare and benevolent fund – founded by members of the Production Services Association (PSA) in 1998 – has gratefully received £100,000 from PPL to boost its new COVID-19 Crew Relief Fund.

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How to Make Your Online Event Attendees Happy, According to Attendees Themselves

Eventbrite

As COVID-19 has forced us into our homes and out of event spaces, we’ve gotten used to a new normal. Zoom and Facetime have replaced our dinner parties and yoga classes, and while we’ve all felt some growing pains while adjusting, it turns out that online events actually have some benefits.

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[Free Guide]: How to Run Virtual Events with Confidence

Virtual events open up a whole new world of possibilities for engaging your attendees. This best practices guide will help you make the most of your online conferences, summits, keynote presentations, and more.

The Clapham Grand receives lifeline grant from Arts Council

Event Industry News

Iconic music, comedy, drag and variety venue, The Clapham Grand, has today received £300K as a grant from the Arts Council to help the venue continue to trade.

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Webinar: How to Create a Virtual World with Mediasite Events

PCMA Convene

Travel is on hold. Your event doesn’t have to be. In-person events might be a thing of the past for now, but with the right tools and strategy you can still create incredibly engaging and inspiring virtual experiences for your attendees.

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Exhibition Marketer’s Masterclass announces full programme

Event Industry News

52eight3, marketing & PR agency for the events industry, is delighted to announce the full speaker and session programme ahead of its one-day Exhibition Marketer’s Masterclass which takes place this Thursday, 15 October.

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Q&A with Tori Barnes on Advocating for Bold Action

SmartMeetings

Name : Tori Emerson Barnes. Title : Executive Vice President for Public Affairs and Policy, U.S. Travel Association. Education : George Mason University, Miami University and Stanford University Graduate School of Business. From her vantage point in Washington, D.C.,

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CMOs Pivot to Virtual Engagements to Drive Business in the COVID Economy

Speaker: Mike Damphousse, Managing Partner of Category Design Advisors and Founder of Green Leads

Business as we know it is never going to be the same. Working from home has become the norm, conferences and meetings are going online, marketing budgets are being shifted, reduced or put on hold – it's time to adapt. Join this insightful and informative webinar with Mike Damphousse, Managing Partner of Category Design Advisors and Founder of Green Leads, who will discuss how businesses can be resilient during these challenging times.

First Sight Media retunes Event Tech Live for 2020

Event Industry News

Video streaming/production company First Sight Media (FSM) has played a pivotal part in content rich Event Tech Live’s switch from a hybrid two days to a fully virtual week in November 2020.

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Virtual Events Need a Better Business Model

Skift

Read the Complete Story On Skift. Meetings & Events coronavirus virtual events

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“Going LIVE” – Skeleton announces immersive virtual events service to boost industry

Event Industry News

Video production specialists Skeleton have announced the launch of their new virtual event service, Skeleton LIVE. Nottingham-based Skeleton works with some of the biggest brands in the world, from Amazon and Boots to Experian, Samsung and Universal.

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New EIA chair announced

Event Industry News

The Event Supplier and Services Association (ESSA) has announced that its serving vice-chair and MD of EventShaper, Lou Kiwanuka, has been appointed chair of the Event Industry Alliance (EIA), assuming the role from Dan Thurlow, director of exhibition sales, Scottish Event Campus and board member of the Association of Event Venues (AEV).

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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!