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[WEBINAR]: Should You Move Ahead with Fall In-person Events? 9.29.21

Velvet Chainsaw

Register Now for our next VCC Webinar, Wednesday September 29, 2021, 12:00-1:00 PM EDT. Space is Limited. Organizations are making tough decisions about how to–or even whether to–move forward with their upcoming conferences and expos.

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5 Key Takeaways from Anthony Vade on Event Pricing Design


With COVID-19 and the event industry pivoting from in-person to virtual formats, we saw a big shift from a pricing standpoint.

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September 2021 — Are in-person events COVID safe?

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Event Live Streaming 101: The Ultimate Guide for Beginners


The last year has ushered in a new era of live streaming technology , and event organizers now have more tools than ever before. On the flip side, planners have never faced a steeper learning curve.

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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 Industry Strongholds Will Become Event Destination Staples


New variants and continued uncertainty around travel mean that a destination’s local intellectual capital will remain a key criterion for selection. Destinations with a strong reputation within a given industry will become a hub for that industry’s events.

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QR Codes Return in Force to Help Brands Deliver Touchless Engagement

Event Marketer

QR codes are having a moment again. The simple-to-generate, touchless matrix barcodes have become the darling of many businesses during the pandemic, like restaurants where patrons can access the evening’s menu from their devices rather than share (the virus, potentially) with other patrons.

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9 Unique Fall Date Ideas in Tampa Bay You Haven’t Thought Of


Fall more in love with this season (and your special someone) with our list of 9 unique fall date ideas in Tampa Bay ! Make use of the cozy sweater weather – yes, with the bayside breeze, it can get chilly – and fun autumn festivals to create a memorable date with your person.

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Can Hopin Ride Its Virtual Success to a Shift to More Hybrid Events?


Hopin’s rise to unicorn status and its recent $7.75B valuation make it an undeniable force to be reckoned with in the virtual event world.

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The Nitty-Gritty Of Virtual Event Production With Socio!

Endless Events

There is only one thing that seems to be certain in these trying times in the events industry: virtual events are here to stay , no matter the state of the pandemic and our personal preferences. And that’s why it’s time to talk about virtual event production -again.

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Five Insights on Producing Outdoor Experiences Amid COVID-19

Event Marketer

The pros and cons of activating in the great outdoors.

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Carve Out Some Time for these Spooktacular Events


With October quickly approaching, Halloween is on everyone’s mind… well most of us at least! Some plan their costumes for the entire week leading up to Halloween! Others are decorating their houses for a spook-tacular statement for trick-or-treaters.

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Wonder Technologies Networking Platform [Review]


Wonder is a virtual venue that enables event organizers to host online networking sessions, small conferences, and other virtual events. Here is our review. Wonder: What Is It?

10 Security Measures to Implement at Events as We Transition from Digital to Hybrid

SpotMe Blog

Since the onset of the pandemic, businesses have faced a huge risk. Companies that relied on in-person events had to quickly conquer the learning curve of facilitating online conferences and virtual 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.

This is how in-person and hybrid events are happening safely right now.

Expo Pass

We will be the first to say that we did a double-take when we saw some of those crowds with thousands of people at the Lollapalooza music festival this year. But in reality, there are proven ways for in-person and hybrid events to happen safely right now.

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Get Spooked at the Most Haunted Places around Austin


Ever walked into a building and something felt…. just off putting? Or maybe the temperature drops with no explanation? These are just some the telltale signs of paranormal activity afoot. Haunted places have always been a topic of interest each fall season.

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Event Marketing in the "New Normal"

Event Age by Swapcard

The past 18 months have been a challenge for the events industry, but the ability to pivot and adapt to a "new normal" during these trying times is something the events world can be proud of. Event Experiences Event Community Virtual Events Hybrid events In-person events

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Event Sponsorship in 2021: What It Looks Like and How to Capitalize On It

SpotMe Blog

Event planning is no easy feat. It requires skill, preparation, a strategic team of experts, not to mention ample amounts of funding. The best events bring together thought leaders who can provide unique value to guests.

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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.

5 Simple Ways to Increase Your Event Income Right Now

Eventbrite UK

Selling tickets is an obvious stream to make money for your event. But are you capitalising on other revenue streams that can help put you in the green? The post 5 Simple Ways to Increase Your Event Income Right Now appeared first on Eventbrite UK.

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Fall Bucket List: 11 Things to Do This Fall in Tampa Bay


Hello fall, we’re so happy you’re back in town! Although we love our beach days, summer picnics, and outdoor barbecues, it’s time for cozy season. Make the most of fall in Tampa Bay this year with our Fall Bucket List!

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Edmonton Elks Halftime Performance by HANSON


HANSON will be performing the halftime show at the Edmonton Elks vs Winnipeg Blue Bombers game on Friday October 15th, 2021 at Commonwealth Stadium. Tickets starting at only $35 ! Announcements

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Your Ultimate Guide to Tech Events in 2021

SpotMe Blog

As the world is managing the list of interruptions incurred since the 2020 pandemic, large events are continuing to run online. This year, as global conferences and tech events must go on, we’ve put together some of the coolest digital conventions to attend within the tech space. Tech Events in 2021.

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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.

Smart Woman Summit Celebrates Transformation

Smart Meetings

The act of honoring winners of the Smart Women in Meetings Award is a celebration of the resiliency of meeting professionals everywhere.

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11 Unique Coffee Shops in Tampa Bay We Bet You Don’t Know About


There are a LATTE coffee shops in Tampa Bay and we are sharing with you 12 coffee shops that you need to add to your list! Whether you are looking for a cozy or trendy vibe, a classic espresso drink or want to try something new, there is a coffee shop in Tampa Bay for you. Spaddy's Coffee.

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A Beginner’s Guide to Planning Hybrid Events

Event Age by Swapcard

Overnight, combining digital and in-person experiences became necessary - no longer just for tech enthusiasts or early adopters. In 2021, event attendees and sponsors expect a blend of in-person and digital experiences and resources.

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SpotMe launches Express, a new solution for webinars

SpotMe Blog

SpotMe is pleased to announce their new solution for webinars, completing their end-to-end B2B event marketing platform. SpotMe customers can now host unlimited webinars powered by SpotMe’s Studio technology.

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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.

The Future of Events is Phygital and Onmnichannel

Convene by PCMA

Phygital events — those with both live, in-person and online components — are part of the business events industry’s present and future.

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New to Town or Visiting? Check Out the 10+ Best Things to do in Tampa Bay


Welcome to Tampa Bay, or as we like to call it, Champa Bay – home of champions, pirates, and more! Whether you’re new to town or just visiting, UNATION is the go-to place for the best things to do in Tampa Bay.

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Idahoan Foods Takes Aim at Consumers’ Plates with the Mashed in America Tour

Event Marketer

Driving consumer retention is baked into the sampling strategy. As large-scale events resume safely this year, Idahoan Foods is making a move to plant a stake in the ground in the comeback and engage consumers in the convenience of the mashed potato.

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