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Four Ways to Capture Valuable Data at Corporate Events

G2 Planet

Corporate events have been a vital marketing channel, particularly for B2B enterprises, for decades now. Live events, including conferences and trade shows, remain one of the top lead generation sources for B2B marketers

How to Get Creative with Conference Staging Ideas

Endless Events

As you know, conferences are the bread and butter of event planners. You plan so many conferences of a similar nature each year that it can be easy to get stale. But, just because conferences have a heavy business-focus, doesn’t mean they need to be (or should be) lifeless!

Event Planning VS Event Management

doubledutch

Many people use the phrases 'event planning' and 'event management' interchangeably especially in regard to corporate events. While they are similar there are some marked differences between the two roles and how they might be involved in corporate event planning.

A Tailored Email Marketing Strategy for Event Catering Promotion

GEVME

Just as nourishing food is a part of a healthy lifestyle, food is also an integral element of a healthy event atmosphere. According to Market Research , event planners are seeing a rise in demand for customised catering both in corporate and household settings.

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.

Nobody is born ahead of their time

Conferences that Work

After watching Hannah Gadsby ‘s stunning show Nanette — which I highly recommend — here’s a small piece worth sharing. Gadsby starts with Vincent Van Gogh, looking at how we’ve come to lionize the idea of misunderstood genius. Born ahead of his time,” she says. What a load of s**t.

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Badge Takes on New Shapes to Tell Event Stories

BizBash

As a leading supplier of customized badges and exclusive event products, pc/nametag Inc. works with planners to make their jobs

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5 Free Website Templates for Event Planners

GEVME

Even though the current trends of AI, RFID, face recognition, and live streaming are imposing huge pressure on event professionals, it’s fair to say their lives are much easier today.

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10 Event Tech Trends for 2018

Hubilo Blog

Though event technology has now been around for a while, newer and newer advancements in the field keep fascinating event profs across the world.

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How to Build Better Attendee Evaluations to Determine Event ROI

Smart Meetings

A big-picture approach and the right templates generate the most useful results. Last month , we addressed how planners can become more hands-on in content creation and speaker preparation.

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Bringing Dessert to the Desert with Burning Man Gummy Bear

BizBash

New York City-based David G. Flatt Ltd. is adding Burning Man to its already extensive résumé The design-build firm has

Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

10 Tips for Choosing The Perfect Conference Venue

Bizzabo

Whether you are running a conference for customers, partners or a larger conference, the right space makes all the difference. These 10 tips will help you find the perfect conference venue. From gathering speakers to securing sponsors, your to-do list seems to be never-ending.

4 Steps to Maximizing Event ROI

G2 Planet

The best events are those that create both memorable experiences for attendees and measurable value for the business

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Email Invitations: 101 Awesome Examples for 2018

EventMB

Want to increase the attention your event invitation emails are getting? If your audience isn’t seeing them, your attendance will suffer.

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10 Best Ideas of the Week: LED Flowers, a Lavender Cocktail Garnish Wall, L.L. Bean's Cycling Desks

BizBash

This week's roundup includes LED "flowers" at St-Germain's summer soiree in Los Angeles; a lavender cocktail garnish wall at the

How to quickly calculate the right event contingency

Gallus Events

Every event comes with an element of risk and some events are of course riskier than others. So how do you ensure that you have the right event contingency in your event budget? This simple process will go along way to ensuring you have accounted for the right level of risk.

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How to explain Event Marketing meaning to COO?

Eventory

Reading Time: 16 minutes Event marketing meaning is crucial and its significance cannot be underestimated. Even though it is still a young, developing field its understanding is already often a misconception.

A Platform For Taking Trade Shows to Exhibition 2.0

EventTechBrief

By Michelle Bruno. Exhibition organizers don’t know as much about attendees as they could. What they do know, they don’t leverage as well as they should. Tracking the attendee journey for most is usually an exercise in assumptions, rather than proof that engagement occurred. And although multiple technologies can digitize attendee behaviors and preferences, few organizations can combine the data into a single attendee record.

Fixing the Oscars: What Event Producers Think of the Future Ceremony Changes

BizBash

In the wake of the lowest rated Oscars telecast in history this year, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and

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How To Keep Track of Your Attendees Throughout Your Event

G2 Planet

Tracking Technologies. For all but the shortest, simplest events, your event credential (badge or wristband) will incorporate either a QR code or an embedded RFID chip.

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7 Tips to Keep Your Event Speakers Coming Back

Eventmobi

*The following post has been written by guest blogger, Kristen McCabe, from G2 Crowd. G2 Crowd is the leading website for online business software and service reviews, where Event Mobi ranks as a High Performer on the Summer 2018 Mobile Event Apps Report. Event speakers are essential to a successful event marketing strategy. Event marketing is a powerful strategy for B2C and B2B marketers, and for good reason. Because it gets results.

Event Trends: Late 2018 Outlook [Webinar]

EventMB

EventMB is the number one source for the industry when it gets to event trends. Join us for a featured webinar to look at the last portion of 2018. What are the trends impacting event marketing, budgets, event technology, marketing and social media?

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How L.L. Bean Encouraged People to Take Their Work Outside

BizBash

For most office dwellers, their only connection to the outdoors during a workday is a view from a window or

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8 Powerful Tools for Marketing Your Next Event

Bizzabo

Spread the word and drive registrations with these 8 powerful marketing tools to promote events! Featuring examples, tips, and resources for maximizing your event reach. You’ve put in the legwork, made the phone calls, sent out a tidal wave of emails.

How to Pick the Perfect Attendee Gift for Any Event

Cvent

Everyone loves receiving gifts and your event attendees are no different. Your goal as the planner is to use a gift to your advantage and make a positive lasting impression. This seems easy – it isn’t. Trust me, I’ve been there.

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The 3 Cs of Content

G2 Planet

The 3 Cs of content are easy to agree with, but can be much more difficult to execute. That is because anyone who can write today can go find a list to follow or regurgitate someone else's stuff.

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Toast to Summer: 26 Event Highlights From Spirit Brands This Season

BizBash

Summer tends to be the go-to season for spirit brands to kick off new campaigns and launch new products, which

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Post-Event Promotion Ideas for Event Professionals

Hubilo Blog

Event promotion isn’t just limited to pre-event promotion strategies, nowadays, pre-event, during event and post-event promotion; requires an event organiser’s attention. There are many useful event marketing strategies that prove worth applying post-event.

The Great Rig in the Park

Event Industry News

Roger Waters has history with Hyde Park, as a founder of/principal songwriter for Pink Floyd and as a solo artist, but it was Barclaycard presents British Summer Time (BST)’s unique capacity to stretch its production that brought his extraordinary Us + Them turn to town this summer.

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a2z on Inc. 5000 List for the 9th Time

a2z Innovation Insider

We are pleased to share that a2z is on the 37th annual Inc. 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies.

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Wall Art: 8 Eye-Catching Instagram-Friendly Murals from Brands

BizBash

Back in the day, large-scale, hand-painted murals were the go-to form of advertising. Now, brands such as Delta, Adidas, and

3 Major Challenges Facing Travel and Tourism

PCMA Convene

Highlights of the IMEX Policy Forum 2018 — formerly known as the Politicians Forum — held May 15 in Frankfurt, Germany, have recently been published in a special report.

Applications open for Story Events CSR Initiative

Event Industry News

Story Events have opened applications for their #StoryGivesBack CSR initiative, inviting new and small event suppliers to apply for a free stand at the London Summer Event Show on 22 – 23 January 2019 at Banking Hall.

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6 Ways to Make Event Check-in Convenient for Your Volunteers

InitLive

First impressions for any event are important, especially when it comes to onboarding volunteers. The first time volunteers step onto your event site, you'll want to make it as easy as possible for them to check in, find out where they need to go, and become a fully-engaged part of your event team.

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Why HBO Went Bigger Than Ever for the 'Insecure' Season 3 Premiere

BizBash

HBO’s comedy series Insecure follows the friendship of two modern-day black women as they navigate their day-to-day lives and relationships

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Venues That Will Have You Saying, “O, Canada!”

Unique Venues

Whether it’s a destination meeting, incentive travel, or events in your own province, planning functions in Central Canada is always a great idea.