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5 Ways EventMobi’s Professional Services Help You Design and Execute the Best Event App

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Planning and managing an event is no easy task, even for the most veteran planner. The combination of a million small and large tasks (both predictable and unpredictable) all building up to a hard deadline would be chaotic for anyone.

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The Secret to Stop People from Flaking on Your Events

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You sold 200 tickets — enough to pack the room with excited event-goers. But when the day arrived, only about half showed up. The energy in the room was lackluster, and your own disappointment palpable. What happened?

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Zerista: Extend the Life Cycle of Your Event [Review]

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Zerista is a multi-device platform that turns an event app into something attendees and exhibitors will use year-round, extending the life cycle of events. Here is our review: Zerista: What Is It?

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How Private-Social Networking Dramatically Improves Engagement at Enterprise Events

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As general consumer habits make more and more inroads into the enterprise, old-school networking leans harder on social media habits and patterns. It’s time to make way for private-social networking to drive quality engagement at corporate events.

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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.

6 announcements from Apple’s #WWDC19 that #EventProfs need to know about

Event Industry News

By Clemi Hardie, Managing Director at Noodle Live. As always, rumours were rife before this year’s Apple worldwide developers conference.

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Hybrid events: what are they and what are their benefits?

Event Industry News

By Miguel Neves, chief social strategist. Miguel Neves is a passionate social media advocate and experienced events professional who consults, trains and speaks on digital marketing and event technology. Ahead of his discussion at The Meetings Show, ‘The future is hybrid, are you ready?’ he gives the lowdown on hybrid meetings and outlines the benefits involved in hosting them. What is a hybrid meeting? Any meeting that offers a way to participate online can be considered a hybrid meeting.

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Ray Ezelle Lays Out Vision for Virginia’s Blue Ridge

Connect Your Meetings

Ray Ezelle, vice president of sales and services at Visit Virginia’s Blue Ridge, has seen it all from all angles of the events industry. He spent nearly two decades as a hotelier before bringing that perspective to Connect (then Collinson Media & Events). As vice president of sales, he helped customize solutions for different market segments. Most recently, he was a third-party operator for a housing and site selection company.

The Event Planner’s Guide to Copenhagen Venues

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Regarded as the world’s greatest little kingdom, Copenhagen offers visitors stately castles, beautiful architecture, delicious Nordic cuisine, historic museums, and so much more.

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Events industry needs to get over #FORO

Event Industry News

The meetings and events industry needs to shed its fear of running out, according to Lime Venue Portfolio. With food waste growing as a major issue for event organisers and their delegates, the brand has coined the hashtag #FORO (fear of running out) to underline a new approach. “It’s

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Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

How to Plant the Seed of Change

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Many companies and organizations are buzzed about innovation and disruption , but only a few have taken the time to think about what these words actually mean. My definition of innovation consists of two parts. First, an innovation is a novelty product or service—something new, enhanced or improved. Secondly, an innovation provides value—it’s something customers are willing to pay for. Disruption happens when someone changes the rules of the game.

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Symphotech supports Liverpool Champion’s League winner’s parade

Event Industry News

Culture Liverpool contracted Symphotech to support their delivery of Liverpool FC’s Champions League winner’s parade through the city, 2 nd June, 2019. An estimated 750,000 fans lined the 15km parade route across Liverpool culminating at its iconic waterfront.

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7 Easy Ways to Control Your Event Budget

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It’s no secret that budgeting is one of the tasks event planners dread the most. Crunching the numbers may not be fun, but it’s a crucial step towards understanding how you spend money on your events and where you might be spending too much or too little. Think about it, if. The post 7 Easy Ways to Control Your Event Budget appeared first on InCharged.

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New Podcast- Happy and Healthy Part 2 with Dr. Jonathan Spero

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In Part 2 of this podcast episode, Brooke and Cody continue their conversation with Dr. Jonathan Spero and discuss how meeting planners can be better at mitigating company risk while also optimizing the health and safety of meeting attendees. The Episode: What to Listen For.

Podcast: Crucial FX’s Mark Rivkin discusses the Origin experience

Event Industry News

For the latest edition of the Event Industry News podcast, we welcomed Mark Rivkin, managing director at Crucial FX, to discuss his latest venture: Origin. Crucial FX is an experience company that utilises technology such as projection mapping, lasers and sound to create stunning live events. Product launches, dinner shows, and seasonal celebrations are just a few examples of where Crucial FX are commissioned with creating memorable experiences that later become a talking point.

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5 Apps to Help eventprofs Destress and Chill

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Source: Giphy. Look, we all know that meeting and event planning is hard work and anything that can help us relax is good in my book. I will be the first to tell you that I am not a “meditation”… Continue. Event Planning

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Host Your Next Event at Beaver Hollow Conference Center

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6 (and ½) Tips to Succeed In Selling from the Road

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. Especially when on the road, the non-stop emails, always being on call, hectic travel schedules and managing a barrage of details is enough to derail sales productivity quickly.

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D2i Systems signs deal with Clarion Events’ Middle East Defence Portfolio

Event Industry News

Award-winning event technology supplier, D2i Systems (Dubai Branch) announced it has partnered with Clarion Events to look after its Middle East Defence Portfolio. Clarion Events, one of the world’s leading event organisers, has a global portfolio which spans a wide range of vertical sectors. .

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Arena Group supplies for D-Day 75 commemorations in Portsmouth

Event Industry News

The Queen was joined by President Trump and Theresa May yesterday (5 th June) to honour the 75th anniversary of the D-Day landings that kick-started the liberation of Europe from the Nazis. Arena, an event solutions company, supplied 13 bespoke structures, a variety of seating solutions, fencing and barriers for the national commemorative event at Southsea Common as part of the D Day 75 commemorations in UK and France.

The Leamington Assembly: yet another music venue closes due to financial concerns

Event Industry News

The Leamington Assembly has closed suddenly with bosses citing current rents and rates as the reason. This is yet another venue to add its name to the growing list of closures and follows reports: ‘ Are rising costs still strangling the UK music venue? ’ and ‘ Small venues struggle to survive amidst rising costs and building developments’. The owners, MJR Group, also stated that repairs and upkeep of the Grade-II listed building had made the venture unsustainable.