Mon.Nov 29, 2021

Spotlight: The truth about event engagement with Samuel J. Smith


In today’s spotlight series, you will learn more about event engagement from Samuel J. Smith, founder of the event gamification software, Social Point. Sam produced hybrid events in a prior life and led the MPI research team that developed the baseline research for virtual and hybrid events.

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Support the bottom — a Thanksgiving reminder

Conferences that Work

After our prime Thanksgiving dinner, I was sleepily washing a large turkey foil platter when I noticed its embossed central message: “Support the bottom.”

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Our top five holiday party ideas for your team.

Expo Pass

In-person events are everywhere, bars and restaurants are back, and we have to say that Holiday Parties are looking a lot more exciting this year. But is it time to break out the punch and turn the conference room into a disco again? Short answer. It might be!

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Here Are The 22 Best Event Platforms To Use In 2022!

Endless Events

The new year is slowly approaching, and we for one, are really excited! 2022 is going to be our best year yet; we’ve embraced exciting new event technology and hybrid events as the way of the future!

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Download 7 Exceptional Event Email Templates for Driving Attendee Engagement

Write winning event emails in minutes! Relying on decades of social science research and more recent behavioral data, we’ll show you the science-backed methods to creating a wildly successful event-marketing email campaign for almost any situation. Download the eBook today!

Events Industry Council Begins First Phase of DEI Plan—and You Can Take Part

Smart Meetings

Events Industry Council (EIC) has started the first phase of its Equity Acceleration Plan.

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Fun Virtual Event Ideas for Team Building (that won’t FEEL awkward)


News flash: working remotely is the new norm. While studies show employees working remotely are more efficient and productive, prolonged isolation hurts employees’ mental health. There are a lot of reasons for that.

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Tips for Returning to Live Trade Shows

Convene by PCMA

Exhibitor magazine editor Travis Stanton (top left) hosted the webinar with panelists Dana Esposito (clockwise from top center), Josh Frisbie, Vickie Velji, Rita Price, and Jim Roots.

The True Cost of Postponing an Event


Consider these expenses when deciding whether to cancel your event. Have you gotten “the question”? Sometimes it is a surprise that hits you out of nowhere and derails you for a moment. Usually, you can feel it coming and have braced yourself for the blow. You know the query we are talking about.

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Event Predictions for 2022

Event Industry News

By Dan Curtis, chief strategy officer at emc3. Whenever a new technology arrives, it takes a while for the industry to catch up with the early adopters and welcome it with open arms. Event tech 2.0 20.20??)

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A Master's Guide to B2B: How Listening to Your Customers Can Grow Your Business

Speaker: Adam Dorfman, Head of Product Growth at Reputation & Michele Bettinazzi, Customer Experience Manager at PeakMade Real Estate

Improved marketing conversion, happy customers, and faster growth - that’s only three things that can be accomplished by just listening to your customers. Customer feedback is an extremely invaluable tool to keeping retention high, attracting new business, and improving the general operations of your business. The question is - how do you capture all this? Join Adam Dorfman, Head of Product Growth at Reputation & Michele Bettinazzi, Customer Experience Manager at PeakMade Real Estate, for this essential discussion on the ins and outs of brokering the optimal customer interaction.

How to Be a Better Hotel Guest


Hotel Guest Etiquette 101: Be kind to those who showed up. With so many properties short-staffed, a little kindness can go a long way.

Why Automation Unlocks Virtual and Hybrid Event Monetization

Event Manager Blog

The final part in our four-part series of recordings from the Event Innovation Lab™ at IMEX America focuses on the challenges around monetization of virtual and hybrid events. Get a fresh and somewhat contrarian take on how to generate revenue from online event experiences.

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Global outreach for mental health: Hubilo facilitates awareness-raising virtual events

Event Industry News

Hubilo Technologies Inc, a world-class leader in hybrid and virtual events management technology, is helping organisations drive the dialogue around mental health awareness by expanding the reach of key advocacy events.

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The Disney Experience

Special Events

How to bring the magic of Walt Disney’s customer experience to your events

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Negative Reviews & Online Feedback Happens - But Where Do You Go From Here?

Speaker: Adam Dorfman, Head of Product Growth at Reputation and Jeremy Shubitz, Director of Marketing at Bosley

Responding to online negative feedback can be challenging. What should you say? What should you not say? Should you even respond? In today's, your customers will be not only your biggest advocates but also your biggest critics. However, negative feedback can offer actionable insights to build a stronger product and customer experience.

Insights From IMEX & AWE

All Seated

The Allseated team had a very busy week recently as we attended IMEX in Las Vegas while some of us also attended AWE in Silicon Valley! Ronen Tsamir, Allseated’s VP of R&D, gained a ton of insight during his experiences at both conferences and is here to share his thoughts with us today. .

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Dealing with Food Allergies at a Wedding


Being invited to a wedding often means some good old-fashioned fun, complete with tons of dancing and food. But for those with a severe food allergy, going to a wedding can be a nerve-wracking or even scary experience.

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Boost Your Marketing, Not Your Budget

Eventbrite UK

Advertise your full events calendar for the price of just one ad with multi-event ads. Events are booming.

Sending User to User Messages


The post Sending User to User Messages appeared first on Caterease. Miscellaneous

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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.

Uw patiëntgegevens online én op straat?

Management Events

De website van uw zorginstelling bevat informatie voor en over uw patiënten en is 24/7 benaderbaar, óók voor hackers. Zij worden steeds slimmer in het toegang krijgen tot systemen en (patiënt)gegevens.

Diversity Ally announces Cutty Sark as venue partner for The Diversity in Events Awards 2022

Prestige Events Magazine

Diversity Ally, the leading diversity and inclusion organisation for the events, MICE and hospitality industries, has announced the Cutty Sark will play host to its first awards next year.

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Experienced Speakers Share Their Secrets for Hybrid & Virtual Event Success - Part 2


Prepping your industry and other non-professional speakers is crucial for your event’s success. Presenter deficiencies particularly stand out in virtual and hybrid forums. Most talent my bureau books developed substantial experience for years before the more recent compelled shift.

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The Mermaid London Secures £750,000 worth of new business

Prestige Events Magazine

The Mermaid London has confirmed more than £750,000 worth of new business events following the reopening of the business events sector in England. Between August and October 2021, The Mermaid London received 11 new enquiries worth a potential £379,000 and confirmed 18 events worth more than £754,000.

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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.

Insurance for Hybrid Events – What You Need to Know


Want the lowdown on all things events? In your inbox, every week. . The world of insurance today can be a jungle for many event professionals. It can be full of surprises that can easily lead to even more confusion.

The Kia Oval has won the ‘Sustainability in Sport’ award at the prestigious annual Sports Business Awards.

Prestige Events Magazine

Sustainability is at the heart of all aspects of the Club’s work and this award – for which the Club beat excellent submissions by Extreme E, SailGP, The Ocean Race, Norwich City and the Birmingham County FA – is recognition of the ongoing efforts of Surrey CCC staff to constantly improve the ground’s environmental credentials.

Aloft Wilmington at Coastline Center Celebrates Grand Opening

Exhibitor Magazine

Wilmington, N.C.  The much-anticipated Aloft Wilmington at Coastline Center is officially open and welcoming guests. The Aloft joins other accommod. Venues and Destinations

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Arena expands sustainability team

Event Industry News

Joely Sockett has joined Arena’s Social Values and Sustainability team, in St Ives, to boost the company’s capabilities in these areas.

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.

Orbus Exhibit and Display Group Announces Gary Keefer as Chief Executive Officer

Exhibitor Magazine

WOODRIDGE, IL - Orbus Exhibit and Display Group, North America's leading wholesale supplier and manufacturer of display, exhibit, graphic and event sol. People

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Live From Disney! A Talk on Destination Events!

All Seated

Join Mark Catuogno as he talks all things Destination Event related. The post Live From Disney! A Talk on Destination Events! appeared first on AllSeated. Webinars

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Virginia Beach Convention And Visitors Bureau Names New Director and VP, Marketing and Communications

Exhibitor Magazine

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA. Virginia Beach Convention and Visitors Bureau (VBCVB), the official destination marketing organization (DMO) for Virginia Beach. People

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