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Learning in community at conferences

Conferences that Work

Legendary Apple designer Jony Ive explains how learning in community helped Apple make the iPhone: “When we genuinely look at a problem it’s an opportunity to learn together, and we discover something together. We know that learning in community is powerful.

Ways to Create a Killer CTA for Your Event Website

GEVME

Anyone who offers services online is familiar with the term “CTA”, which means “call to action”. On every page of a site that sells something, especially the landing page , this element must be included.

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Touch Point: 8 Rental Items with Textured Finishes

BizBash

From hammered barware to faux shrubbery, these rental items boast subtle textures that are totally touchable. This story appeared in the

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3 Email Strategies You Need to Use to Drive Attendance in 2019

Picatic by Eventbrite

A whopping 91% of people check their email every day, but that doesn’t mean using email to promote your event is a sure thing. Hundreds of messages vie alongside yours for potential attendees’ attention.

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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.

10 Festive New Venues for 2018 Holiday Parties in New York

BizBash

With planning for corporate and office holiday parties under way, these new and recently renovated New York venues provide suitable

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8 Essential Event Industry Publications

G2Planet

Event planners keep up a crazy work pace.

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More Trending

4 Predictions for Event Tech in 2019

PCMA Convene

Sync, Freeman’s proprietary second-screen technology, aims to give attendees the ability to tap into knowledge from everyone in the room. Freeman). Event professionals are well familiar with the headlines about the industry’s continuing technological transformation.

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In Pictures: NAEC Stoneleigh – Open Day

Event Industry News

Powered by Splento. Powered by Splento. Powered by Splento. Powered by Splento. Powered by Splento. The post In Pictures: NAEC Stoneleigh – Open Day appeared first on Event Industry News. Conference News Exhibition News Featured In Pictures News

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8 Ways You Can Evoke Emotions in Your Consumers for Events

Hubilo Blog

If you recently attended an event, think about why you loved that event. It’s highly likely that during the event you had an emotional response to a speaker, a presenter or an activity. . As human beings, we tend to remember our emotional responses and connections.

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Surveys: Med/Pharma Meetings are Growing

Smart Meetings

Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

Shocklogic win at Event Tech Awards

Event Industry News

Shocklogic have been involved in the Event Technology Awards for several years now, and participating is always a big event in our calendar (read more about our involvement in our blog here ). We are thrilled to be named this year’s winner of SILVER for Favourite Event Technology Supplier!

There’s an App for That: 11 Apps to Help Event Professionals

PCMA Convene

Liz King Caruso. Apps can help us do a lot of things: pay for our coffee, stay informed, and keep on top of how much we are — or are not — moving.

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Meeting and Event Industry Trends for 2019

Cvent

Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT) and American Express Meetings and Events recently released their annual outlook on global meeting and event industry trends. As we look to 2019, the industry looks strong.

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GPJ Opening Doors and Minds for Christmas

Event Industry News

This Christmas, Brand Experience agency George P. Johnson (GPJ) have partnered with Mental Fight Club’s – Dragon Café to raise the importance of mental health awareness.

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SEO for events in 2019

Plan Your Meetings

The internet landscape continues to make drastic changes as new technologies are developed, artificial intelligence (AI) is implemented and social media expands beyond its existing boundaries.

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The Meetings Show’s advisory board predicts the biggest trends for 2019

Event Industry News

The leading event for the UK inbound and outbound meetings industry, The Meetings Show , met with its advisory board in October to discuss the future of the show and the future of events. The advisory board members, who represent UK and international destinations, venues, event planners and industry consultants, have revealed what they think will be the biggest trends in the industry in 2019. UK USPs.

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SF Marriott Strike Over

Smart Meetings

After nearly two months, striking hotel workers at seven San Francisco hotels operated by Marriott International have settled on a new labor contract. If ratified by the membership of Unite Here Local 2 today, the nearly 2,500 workers involved could return to work by Wednesday, Dec.

2019 Media & Publishing Conferences: The #1 Publisher’s Events Guide

Bizzabo

Your guide to media events and publisher events in 2019. Including digital media, print media, television and broadcasting events and more. Publishers are now at the intersection of multiple industries including marketing, tech, and advertising.

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Why December is a Great Time to Book a Company Meeting

Aventri

Got a company meeting to plan? Don’t wait for the post-holiday sales to book. You could miss out on scores of great offers. featured Meetings Management

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Cloth Hall Court shortlisted for prestigious interiors awards

Event Industry News

Well Met, the conferencing office of Leeds Beckett University, is delighted to announce that its dedicated conferencing facility, Cloth Hall Court, has been shortlisted for the Interior Project of the Year, at the prestigious Mixology North Awards. The shortlisting is in recognition of the £4.5m

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23 Tips on Finding Your Perfect Meeting Venue Match

Aventri

Finding the right venue for your corporate meeting is a lot more nuanced than planning a user group or public-facing event. Here, it’s the more subtle details that matter most.

Planning a Great Citywide is More Within Reach Than You Think

Smart Meetings

One of the most daring and complex high-wire acts is organizing a citywide event. Spanning multiple hotels, thousands of rooms and millions of square feet of event space, a citywide requires a planner to manage a long list of responsibilities to make it successful.

How One Journalist Is Uniting the European Tech Scene

Bizzabo

Each month we interview an events professional who is breaking the mold. This month we spoke with Mike Butcher—Founder of the Europas—about building a community with events, creating a diverse and inclusive event atmosphere, pitching sponsors and more.

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Dubai Makes a Shift Toward Clean Energy

PCMA Convene

Last month, Dubai’s commitment to clean energy and technology made it the first Middle Eastern city to join the Global Destination Sustainability Index (GDS-Index ) — a group dedicated to highlighting best practices and responsible business-tourism initiatives.

The best food festivals in Sydney – And how to get your product noticed

Event Industry News

Food plays a vital part in every culture. Bringing people together, food provides an opportunity for discussion, collaboration and celebration. It’s integral to routines, rituals and traditions and throughout the world.

How to Stretch Your F&B Budget Without Skimping on Quality

PCMA Convene

Event planners are used to the pressure of having to produce a dining experience that is new and innovative but costs the same, or even less, than previous years. Here are tips to help with that. By Jack Carter, Untangled. When clients are cutting budgets, it’s often F&B that gets the chop first.

Australian events technology showcased at APEC

Event Industry News

Leading Australian events software platform, EventsAIR, was chosen to undertake the mammoth task of keeping track of more than 30,000 delegates, officials and observers at this month’s APEC meeting held in Papua New Guinea.

How Festivalisation is Influencing Meetings

PCMA Convene

Pico’s Darren Lim says event planners can learn from big-ticket B2C events like ChinaJoy and Ultra Music Festival. Darren Lim. Engagement is everything and event professionals are scrambling to find ways to connect with attendees by creating an environment where people want to be.

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Hubilo’s Monthly Event Industry Blog Roundup: November

Hubilo Blog

Welcome to the last month of 2018! Since the end of the amazing event-wise year, 2018 is nearing an end, many event industry resources presented with reports and predictions for the year 2019.

Hyatt Completes Acquisition of Two Roads Hospitality

PCMA Convene

travelpulse.com. The deal adds five lifestyle brands across 23 markets to Hyatt’s portfolio. TravelPulse ). Read More. Places & Spaces News Junkie

Host Your Next Event at Historic Rosemont Manor

Unique Venues

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RSA Conference Launches Diversity and Inclusion Initiative

PCMA Convene

searchsecurity.techtarget.com. Following the criticism of its last conference, RSA Conference started a diversity and inclusion initiative that, among many other changes, eliminates all-male panels. TechTarget ). Read More. Places & Spaces News Junkie

Connections appoints Gemma Fitchett as Marketing and PR Manager

Event Industry News

Former Marketing Manager for Quintessentially Travel will drive brand forward and develop new opportunities for community of leaders. Connections, the global networking platform for senior decision makers has today announced that they have appointed Gemma Fitchett, who will leave Quintessentially Travel to become the new Connections, PR and Marketing Manager in January 2019.

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Marriott Takes Steps to Help Guests Affected by Data Breach

PCMA Convene

pcma.org. The Marriott International hotel chain says it is taking steps to help the up to 500 million guests whose info may have been compromised when the chain’s Starwood reservation system was hacked. pcma ). Read More. Places & Spaces News Junkie

Inserting Hyperlinks and Images into Emails

Caterease

Inserting Hyperlinks and Images into Emails Caterease Version: 18 Category: Event Manager Date: 12/03/2018. The post Inserting Hyperlinks and Images into Emails appeared first on Caterease. Employee Manager Event Manager

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