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Virtual Events Are Not the Enemy — Superspreader Events Are


The event industry is facing an existential crisis that may continue for several years. While many insiders bicker online about the value of face-to-face versus virtual, the task of going back to live events becomes more challenging. The culprit? Superspreader events. Let’s be honest.

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Q&A with Diogo Lourenço, Ticketing Operations, Brighton & Hove Albion FC


In the fifth episode of GEVME’s Digital Event Series , we went hybrid. This episode was organised in a truly hybrid sense, which means the event was hosted in a hybrid venue, with a hybrid panel of speakers curated for our hybrid audience. . One industry which has been delivering hybrid experiences successfully to its fans has been the football industry. Particularly when we look at the English Premier League, they have been delivering such experiences to their fans for decades.

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Lockdown 2.0: What We’ve Learnt About Online Events so far


By Joel Crouch, GM Europe at Eventbrite The UK has entered a second national lockdown, and in-person events are on pause once again.

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How We Engaged 70,000 Tech Professionals at a Virtual User Conference - Case Study


How do you make 70,000+ data professionals at a virtual user conference feel like they are face to face ? To make it happen, a data and AI technology company partnered with MeetingPlay to host their 2020 user conference on our virtual event platform.

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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.

Event Genius unveil COVID-ready platform and new brand identity

Event Industry News

In August 2019, ticketing and event management technology platform Event Genius and the associated consumer facing brand Ticket Arena was acquired by Festicket. The companies set about a journey to become the most complete end-to-end live events platform for fans and event organisers alike.

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Bauer Media’s B2B events business launches first virtual exhibition

Event Industry News

Bauer Media UK’s B2B Events business is this week playing host to its first virtual exhibition.

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How to Create Exciting Virtual Events That Will Engage Your Audience


Once a niche aspect of the event industry, virtual events have become an integral part of daily life in a COVID-impacted world. And they’re not going anywhere. The best part of this online event renaissance? You don’t need a huge budget or previous event experience to create exciting virtual events.

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Webinar: How Indy is Successfully Hosting Live Events Right Now

PCMA Convene

Indy has welcomed over 50,000 attendees, across 21 live events and 65-days, with no known COVID cases.

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Free Webinar: How to Host Weekly Events with Eventbrite


Hosting weekly events are a great way to enable people to attend your event and keep within gathering restrictions.

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Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

One World Rental win Best Technology Partnership with Givergy at the Event Technology Awards

Event Industry News

One World Rental was thrilled to win Best Technology Partnership with Givergy at the Event Technology Awards 2020. Their winning case study showed they achieved £596,000 for an event whose target was £100,000. It was just one of the 315 events that month, (100K guests total) and an average of 10.5

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David Merrell’s Thoughts on exVo, Allseated’s Virtual Event Platform

All Seated

Are you in the real world or the virtual? The new exVo platform creates parallel worlds that are hard to tell apart! The recent hype over exVo is real and with good reason.

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Cassie and Phil’s Timelessly Romantic Wedding at Casa Loma


Cassie and Phil’s classic wedding is timelessly romantic — just like their own love story. The couple, who met in Boston while Phil was studying medicine and Cassie was studying optometry, got engaged at the Royal Alcazar in Seville, Spain when it was just the two of them.

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Smart Venues 2.0 + Site Selection + Tech Trend

Event Industry News

What is a Smart Venue? Has the meaning changed since the term was first coined?

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.

6 Ways Technology Can Enhance Your Wedding

All Seated

Planning a wedding can be an exciting and stressful time for couples.

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Regent’s Conferences & Events gift dream wedding to emergency service heroes from Wembley

Event Industry News

Regent’s Conferences & Events has gifted Paramedic Paige Stride and Police Officer Rob Wilkins a dream wedding worth £20k, following a campaign to recognise the UK’s incredible key workers.

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Virtual Events Are Not the Enemy — Superspreader Events Are


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

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NOEA expands council with six new appointments

Event Industry News

The National Outdoor Events Association (NOEA) has confirmed that six of the industry’s leading profiles will join the association’s leadership team.

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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!


Event Industry News

Events connect people at the right time with relevant information and opportunities. Are you an event creator, building a user community that is passionate but demanding? FLOOR is a virtual space for you. FLOOR is an online venue custom built for your event community to live and grow.

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Socio Launches Integrated Streaming Solution to Help Event Organizers Level Up Virtual and Hybrid Event Production

Event Industry News

Today, Socio announced the launch of Socio Streaming, a fully integrated solution with StreamYard that gives event organizers powerful tools for leveling up virtual and hybrid event production. Socio Streaming was designed to address the evolving needs of the event community.

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