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How to Measure Event ROI


There is nothing that gladdens an event planner’s heart more than receiving positive feedback. Events are value builders that make the experiences of attendees the key indicator of success. But let’s be realistic here: positive feedback alone doesn’t pay the bills.

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How to Design an Event Experience Using Technology


Are you trying to figure out how to design an event experience? Technology is many event planners’ secret weapon and has the power to be massively impactful to achieving your event goals.

Event Data: 3 Ways to Track What Really Matters


This is a sponsored post written by Myriam Dumortier, Brand Manager of Klik. More information about Event Manager Blog’s sponsored posts. Technology and data offer lots of opportunities to understand your event and make it even better.

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Emerging Evergreen Conference Practices—From This To That

Velvet Chainsaw

You can never get enough of what you really don’t need says Eric Hoffer. To paraphrase Hoffer, you can never get enough of conference fads, gimmicks and trends. We want more, more, more! Unless your a conference participant and we often have had enough!).

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.

Event Heroes: How One Tech Company Is Mastering Event Marketing


Each month we interview an events professional who is breaking the mold. This month we spoke with Britta Schellenberg, VP of Corporate Marketing Operations at Brightcove about scaling an event strategy, partnering with other events and getting the most out of video content.

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10 Tips for Successful Event Planning

Hubilo Blog

There is a funny the Duck Face Rule. It means that you stay calm outwardly. The fact of the matter is that you actively row with your paws under the water in order to stay afloat but not a single soul should know about it.

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Do Not Be Seduced By Meeting Fads Or Conference Trends

Velvet Chainsaw

Most conference and meeting professionals want the coolest, hippest, latest ideas and trends for their events. We are on the hunt for the next meeting, seating, session format, technology, and food and beverage fad.

The Guide on Government Event Management from the Official Partner of the DPRK-USA Summit 2018


Organising a government event that is not only the talk of the town but the talk of the world could be either your worst nightmare or a knee-trembling opportunity that you can’t miss. For

6 Winning Tactics to Promote Your Event App


Many event organizers miss out on valuable attendee insights due to lack of event app adoption. Event apps allow organizers to collect real-time data like content preferences, event activity, feedback, and social interactions.

Five Ways NFL Experience Times Square Can Enhance Your Next Event


Let's face it, when planning events for either corporate or social clients, securing a venue that meets all your logistical

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Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

How to Help People to Make an Impact at Networking Events [FREE DOWNLOAD]


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Top Expert Tips on Government Event Management: DPRK-USA Summit Perspective


“Business, labor, and political organisations are the top three industries with a demand for event planning,” states Brandon Gaille in his article on event planning statistics.

Security Tips For Your Event You Wish You Knew Sooner


Dealing with security is one aspect of event planning that everyone MUST be doing. But between us: do you think you’re doing enough? Ultimately, you are responsible for your attendees experience and that means safety too. If you’re unsure on where to start taking charge, that’s okay!

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Emmys 2018: 28 Splashy Decor Ideas From the Week's Biggest Parties


The 70th annual Primetime Emmy Awards took over the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles earlier this week, shifting to a

10 Ways to Wow with Event Food Appeal


This is a sponsored post from Québec City Business Destination. More information about Event Manager Blog’s sponsored posts. Food and beverage have long been a critical element in events. It’s a rare event that doesn’t factor catering in some way.

Keeping Event Data Secure


Let’s say you’ve been appointed to run a government event of national importance or a confidential business meeting. In most cases, the first thing you’ll have to think about (after celebrating, of course) is event data protection.

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Wearable Tech at Festivals

Event Industry News

In recent years, we have seen an increase in the introduction of wearable technology at. festivals and events worldwide.

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Top 100 Events in Canada 2018


Canada’s 150th birthday celebrations seem like a distant memory, and many events that pulled out all the stops in 2017

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25 best Social Media conferences in 2019


It’s a commonly known fact that global conferences have numerous advantages. Attending a big industry event not only offers you a wide range of inspiration and knowledge but it’s also a great opportunity to network.

Site Selection: Where to Throw a Multisensory Event

Smart Meetings

Site selection often focuses on the things we can see—ballroom size, architecture, even how well the carpets match the theme. But some cities are going the extra mile to engage all the senses.

Skiddle: how we harness the power of ticketing technology

Event Industry News

With the clubbing season beginning and our busiest period just around the corner, we decided the time was right to overhaul our App and design a one-stop-shop for music lovers.

The Top 100 Events 2018


Think you can get away with assembling a conference panel that includes no people of color? Or stage an award

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Bizzabo Named a High Performer in G2 Crowd's 2018 Fall Report


We're proud to announce that Bizzabo has been ranked as a "High Performer" overall and as a "Market Leader" for the SMB category in the G2 Crowd 2018 Fall Report.

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To Survive, Planners May Have to Give Up Control

Smart Meetings

MGM’s Mike Dominguez presents deep dive into industry trends at Smart Meeting Southwest. Mike Dominguez. MGM Resorts Senior Vice President and Chief Sales Officer Mike Dominguez was candid with attendees at Smart Meeting Southwest this week.

SpotMe shortlisted in 5 categories at the Event Technology Awards 2018

Event Industry News

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Top 100 Events in the United States 2018


No matter the industry, organizers of annual events usually try to wow attendees year after year—whether it is a change

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Takeaways from an Event with a Cause: Hubilo at MOVE Global Mobility Summit 2018

Hubilo Blog

Event planning is a skill that is to be built over time and experience. We believe that every event, no matter how big or small is an opportunity to learn. We try and find takeaways from every event we power to share with all you event professionals out there.

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Event Venues: How to Find the Perfect Location for Your Next Conference


Knowing how to find the right event venue is critical to any event marketing campaign. One of the most challenging aspects of securing an event space is choosing the best one for your unique needs.

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Tech Tuesday: Optimize First Impressions with Onsite Check-In


Our brains make snap judgments of the people we meet within the first seconds to minutes of seeing them. Research has even shown that not only do first impressions last for months, but they interfere with people’s judgements, even if contradictory information is presented.

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Why a Clothing Brand and Travel Site Joined Forces for Fashion Week


For Alice & Olivia’s Spring 2019 presentation, designer Stacey Bendet took attendees on a trip around the world—without leaving New

Guest blog: The Evolution of the GQ Men of the Year Awards

Event Industry News

By Richard Dodgson, Creative Director, Timebased Events. . The GQ Men of the Year Awards 2018 in association with Hugo Boss was one of the hottest events in the calendar for the cultural trendsetters and icons of the entertainment industry.

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Let’s Talk Finances: Event Sales Tax, Event Budgeting and More

Endless Events

Do you accept registrations online? Then, you might fall into this new event sales tax ruling recently handed down by the Supreme Court. It’s thankfully not yet in full effect and not all states are affected.

Announcing new Attendease Marketing Module Features


We're excited to share exciting updates to the Marketing module on the Attendease platform. This includes an easier way to add analytics and advertising conversion tracking snippets, and a more robust email platform to manage your event email marketing campaigns. Keep reading to learn the details!

Survival Tips for the Professional Road Warrior


While the jet-setting professional lifestyle looks pretty glamorous, there are lots of ways it can go wrong. From snack attacks

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Smart Dispatch: Opening My Heart to San Francisco

Smart Meetings

Hornblower Cruises & Events ship near the Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco. Fall in love with the City by the Bay through its hotels, food, history, culture & theater. It’s not every day I get invited on a fam trip in my own backyard.