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5 Reasons Why an Event App is a Must-Have for Your Next Event

Guidebook

Whether you’re planning your first event or your one hundredth, a lot goes into pulling off a successful event. For the organizer who is looking to streamline and innovate, using a mobile app should be a must-have in your planning toolbox. Simply put, consumers have gone mobile.

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What to Do When an Event Sponsor Walks Away Unhappy

ePly

A healthy sponsorship program relies on keeping your sponsors satisfied with the value they’re receiving in return for spending their time and money on your event. Sounds simple enough, right?

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4 Insider Tips on How to Price Your Event

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How much is too much to charge people for your event? And what if that number isn’t enough to make a profit? Can you really change your ticket price once it’s set, or are you trapped forever? These kinds of concerns are totally natural when figuring out what to charge for your event.

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If You Build It, Will Teams Come?

Velvet Chainsaw

This is the second installment of a two-part blog on team learning. In the first , we looked at why it’s a smart conference strategy. In this post, we’ll explore how to design, promote and execute it for your next conference.

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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.

3 Innovative Ideas From Collision 2019 to Improve Your Event Experience Design

Eventmobi

Over the course of three days this May 2019, entrepreneurs, tech moguls, venture capitalists, and all sorts of other innovators from across the world gathered at the Enercare Centre in Toronto, Canada.

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30 Catering Ideas to Make Your Event Menu Stand Out in 2019

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Learn how to make sure your next food and drink event is unforgettable — and Instagrammable. The post 30 Catering Ideas to Make Your Event Menu Stand Out in 2019 appeared first on Eventbrite US Blog. Event Planning & Promotion Food & Beverage Event Food Event Planning Food and Drink Events

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Cancelling an event and what event professionals should think about

Gallus Events

Now, I am sure most of us have cancelled an event or two during our careers. If you only ran events that you KNEW were going to run you probably wouldn’t do much that was innovative or new.

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4 Signs Your Experiential Marketing Lacks Purpose

Marketo

From interactive philanthropic experiences to augmented reality, experiential marketing is on the rise, with more brands looking to create memorable experiences for consumers in order to drive sales.

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3 Trade Show Booth Design Trends You Don’t Want to Miss in 2019

Eventmobi

In this blog, we’ll be highlighting three major trends for trade show booth design in 2019. These trends are connected to larger shifts in society and where the events and meetings industry is heading, if not already there. These trends will most likely influence our industry for years, and even decades, to come. Festivalization. There’s an overall tendency to turn trade shows into big, sometimes outrageous, events that hit attendees with that ‘wow’ factor.

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Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

10 Corporate Event Entertainment Ideas That Will Really Surprise Your Guests

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Taken from a survey of over 800 event professionals, these three trends are shaping the competitive landscape of conferences and corporate events. The post 10 Corporate Event Entertainment Ideas That Will Really Surprise Your Guests appeared first on Eventbrite US Blog.

60+ Tactics to Drive More Attendees to Exhibition Booths

EventMB

Everyone wants more booth traffic, and the task of attracting an audience of qualified prospects falls on both event organizers and exhibitors. If you’re an event planner, you want to ensure your exhibitors’ success. Successful booths mean high ROI, and high ROI means happy exhibitors.

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Time Travel: See How Six Wedding Designers Recreated Six Distinct Decades

BizBash

The Southern California chapter of Wedding International Professionals Association hosted a design challenge that evoked the 1920s, 1940s, 1950s, 1970s, 1980s, and 1990s

How to Build Your Event Brand

Event Planning BluePrint

Are you struggling to build your brand strategy, so you shine over the competition? Do you see other event planners standing out from the crowd and wonder how they’re doing it? Branding is creating a strategy that triggers a positive response within a specific audience. Brands are designed.

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School’s Out for Summer: Your Guide to Family-Friendly Event Success

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When you think of today’s parents, who do you see? If a stroller-pushing, baby-wearing millennial comes to mind, you’d be right. In fact, 53% of millennials are now parents — and more than a million millennial women are becoming moms each year.

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5 Event Experts share their Insights on Event Gamification

Hubilo Blog

Let’s hear from the Experts?—?How How event gamification enhances attendee engagement? Event Gamification is a concept widely being accepted at events globally.

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The Ultimate Party Planning Checklist Template

Social Tables

Whether you own a party planning business or you’re just throwing an event for family and friends, this party planning checklist will help you get organized before the big day! What does a successful party look like? Using a party planning checklist and creating an event timeline are just some of the many things you can do to make sure everything goes smoothly. Even if you don’t have any experience with party planning, you can still throw a memorable get together.

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Losberger De Boer continues relationship with Photo London 2019

Event Industry News

Set in the stunning courtyard at Somerset House, Photo London welcomes thousands of people through it’s door year on year and Losberger De Boer was once again thrilled to build exhibition space for the 2019 edition of the show.

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5 Ways to Grow Your Email List Before Your Next Event

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This is a guest post from Emily Wiseheart, a content manager at Constant Contact. Whether you are just starting to plan your next event, or are already in the depths of logistics, you need to promote it to as many potential attendees as possible.

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E-book – The Great Book of Event KPIs

Eventory

Event marketing is getting more and more popular part of marketing strategies these days. Still, many corporations don’t put a proper KPIs to measure its effects. Why is it so important and what indicators are there to choose from? Let’s check the answers. Why is it worth to measure event KPIs? Event marketing’s importance as a tool employed by specialists and managers grows every day.

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What Kind of Team Member Are You?

SmartMeetings

Just like people, teams have personalities. While the nature of teams has shifted since our tribal hunter-gatherer days, teams are still one of our most crucial social structures. This is true in most organizations, and particularly the case in high-stress event planning groups.

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ETA People’s Choice 2019 open for submissions

Event Industry News

With democracy subject to all sorts of interpretations, the Event Technology Awards (ETA) People’s Choice poll is refreshingly simple. Launched today, it calls on individuals to vote for their favourite tech supplier – is it you?

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What Do Torontonians Want at Nightlife and Weekend Events?

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When it comes to events, Toronto is the place to be — and the place to be in event planning. However, in such a bustling city, competition is fierce. You can run as many ads as you can afford and look over your budget a million and one times, but when it comes to your […].

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The Secret to Fundraising Event Success: Storytelling

Eventbrite

According to our Eventbrite Survey, millennials will account for 75% of the UK workforce in a decade and spend over £419,556,233 each month on attending live events. If fundraising events are your passion and your job, this is good news! The interest — and the pounds — are there.

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Mentorship is Underrated—So Use It

SmartMeetings

It’s entirely normal—and almost expected—to feel lost in the beginning stages of your job. You’re trying not to forget details, dealing with clients, all the while trying to maintain sight of the big picture. And aside from some internet articles, there isn’t a real guidebook. Enter: mentors.

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Event Technology Awards Judges’ Spotlight: Scott Cullather

Event Industry News

Full Name: Scott Cullather Company: INVNT Job Title: Co-Founder and CEO. Scott Cullather has more than 25 years of brand communications and live event experience.

Overlook These Event Essentials and Watch Your Food Fest Fail

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Learn how to make sure your next food and drink event is unforgettable — and Instagrammable. The post Overlook These Event Essentials and Watch Your Food Fest Fail appeared first on Eventbrite US Blog. Event Planning & Promotion Food & Beverage Event Food Event Planning Food and Drink Event

New logo, same goal.

doubledutch

When I joined DoubleDutch back in 2013, I hadn’t paid close attention to our logo, aside from the fact that it was kind of edgy and that felt cool to me. I had joined as a product designer, focused on solving problems for people using our software.

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4 Crucial Things To Remember When Designing An Event Presentation by @PurplePatchGRP

techsytalk

Presentations have been around for a long time. In fact, it is difficult to see someone that does not relate to the feeling of getting stuck in a room, then seeing a presenter slowly flip through different slides.

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Guest Blog: How event planners leverage technology to put on world-class events

Event Industry News

By David Levin, CEO, Four Winds Interactive. There was a time, not too long ago, where events were almost entirely analogue. Event attendees walked around with notebooks full of takeaways and bullet points from sessions, and perhaps even some business cards. Today’s events have taken all of that material and content—and even our inner monologue—and put it out into the public view.

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[Free Report] From Event Planner to Event Strategist

EventMB

We are happy to release a new report to help event professionals elevate their career. Get access to all new research on which skills are in-demand for event professionals.

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5 Ways to Make Attendees Happy Before Your Conference or Event Begins

Coterie Spark

Hosting a multi-day conference or stand alone event can be a very rewarding and overwhelming process. When you get started on the right foot, everything else becomes much easier. Here are a few tips to help you do just that. Be friendly and thoughtful in your personal contact.

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4 Signs Your Experiential Marketing Lacks Purpose

Marketo

From interactive philanthropic experiences to augmented reality, experiential marketing is on the rise, with more brands looking to create memorable experiences for consumers in order to drive sales.

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