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Event Personalization: The 2020 Guide


Welcome to your guide on event personalization in 2020 and beyond. Discover best practices for collecting event data, how to personalize the event experience, best practices for measuring event personalization, and more.

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How to Lose an Event Sponsorship Agreement

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Today’s event creators struggle to land their ideal sponsors. And the challenge doesn’t end once you strike an agreement. Event sponsorship is all about relationships, and if you don’t navigate yours well, sponsors won’t come back.

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Creative Methods to Generate More Revenue for Your Event


Post authored by De-de Mulligan, President and Chief Content Strategist for Mulligan Management Group. Do you need to find new sources of income for your events?

Different Types of Meeting Room Layouts for Your Event: Tips and Examples


Working in a corporate world is not only about communicating with clients and business partners over the telephone or the internet. A significant chunk of regular corporate life is taken by meetings and business events.

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Why Smoking Costs Employers More Than They Realize

Your employees are smoking, and at a cost of $7,000 per year for each employee who smokes, that adds up - fast! This free report will show you how an effective cessation program pays for itself.

Why Event Planners Need to Know about Active and Passive Data


This is a sponsored post from Explori. More information about Event Manager Blog’s sponsored posts. It has never been more possible to track the entire attendee’s journey, but taking full advantage entails familiarizing yourself with all the different data sources and collection methods available.

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Do You Really Have Them at Hello? Rethinking Your First-Timer Strategy

Velvet Chainsaw

One of my biggest pet peeves is the way some conferences approach first-time attendees. Being intentional and having a plan for how you welcome someone who is experiencing your conference for the first time is not only the right thing to do, it’s also a smart attendee acquisition strategy.

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How to Handle the Unexpected at Your Events

Hubilo Blog

There is a saying in the military that goes “No battle plan survives contact with the enemy” The phrase has entered the civilian world’s lexicon to mean something a little more basic, but it’s still a helpful tool to keep yourself mentally prepared when planning projects or events.

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Can Events Help Solve the Global Food Crisis?

PCMA Convene

In August, the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change published a special report that spelled out the disastrous environmental impacts of unsustainable agriculture and its potential to intensify the effects of climate change.

Infographic: What Events Need to Know About Instagram Stories

Picatic by Eventbrite

Think Instagram is just a place to post beautiful pics of your event? Think again. This unique social media platform is an effective tool for turning viewers’ interest into tickets sold. And the more you know about using the platform’s features, the better your results will be.

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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.

David Adler BizBash Live interview: the best formats for live experiences

Conferences that Work

At BizBash Live DC , BizBash CEO and Founder David Adler and I took the stage at the Ronald Reagan Building for a wide-reaching interview on the best formats for live experiences in front of an invited crowd of several hundred meeting professionals.

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Engaging attendees with engaging event technology

Gallus Events

Engaging attendees is a trick that the most successful events are able to pull off. Event technology plays a major part!

Attendease Wins Best Attendee Management Tech at #ETL19


We are pleased to announce that Attendease has been nominated for two categories under the Event Tech Awards 2019: Best Event Management Platform , and Best Attendee Management Technology, and we are taking a trophy home!

5 Nonfiction Books That Every Event Professional Should Read

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Maybe you read to relax. Or to learn. To pass time. Or to look smart. All good reasons. Or maybe you don’t read at all, but have been meaning to start. Regardless of your motive, reading is no doubt good for you. It has been proven to boost intelligence in kids and make you more […].

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Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

Better Safe Than Sorry: How To Implement An Event Crisis Communication Plan

Endless Events

If you’re stuck in a jam, today’s talk on event crisis communication is for you! And even if you aren’t, the title says it all – better safe than sorry.

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Renée and Aaron’s Beautiful Wedding at the Grand Luxe Event Boutique


Looking for some glam inspiration when it comes to your big day? Look no further than Renée and Aaron’s dazzling wedding that incorporated bright and bold colours and tons of luxe elements. The result? A sophisticated evening that took place, fittingly enough, at the Grand Luxe Event Boutique.

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Event Tech Buyer’s Guide 2020 is brimming with the latest #EventTech solutions!

Event Industry News

Event Tech Buyer’s Guide 2020 is brimming with the latest #EventTech solutions! Everything you need to know in the world of #EventTech can be found in one place thanks to our latest edition of The Event Tech Buyer’s Guide.

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Grow Your Online Publication Through Live Events

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Online publications and live events might seem like strange bedfellows. But they’re actually a uniquely suited match. Adding a live component to an online publication is a great way to engage your current readership. It’s also a smart tactic for widening your audience.

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[Free Guide]: How to Run Virtual Events with Confidence

Virtual events open up a whole new world of possibilities for engaging your attendees. This best practices guide will help you make the most of your online conferences, summits, keynote presentations, and more.

How To Celebrate In Style: The Hottest Holiday Party Trends of 2019!

Endless Events

It’s time to learn the ho-ho-ho-hottest holiday party trends of the year! So, Halloween has come and gone. Which means that the holiday season is fast approaching. And as event professionals, we’re already thinking about Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Years.

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Not Your Grandfather’s CVB


Brad Weaber. Event planning veteran Brad Weaber, founder of the eponymous Brad Weaber Consulting Group , has some news for meeting professionals who may have written off destination organizations as not relevant. “It

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12 Imaginative Events from Baidu


Learn how the Chinese tech giant, Baidu, uses different event types and experiential marketing campaigns to promote its web-based products and services. Baidu is a multinational technology company that specializes in the creation of internet-related products and services.

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Event Tech Live unveils Launchpad Competition winners

Event Industry News

The winners of the acclaimed Launchpad Competition have been unveiled today with the champs taking home considerable prizes. Linguali, Ticketpass and Venuebility were the delighted winners of the top, second and third prize respectively with Linguali taking home the top prize of £5,000 worth of Event Industry News advertisement. A panel of expert judges came to the decision after considering each of the companies’ five-minute pitches that they presented on the Expo & Engage Stage.

CMOs Pivot to Virtual Engagements to Drive Business in the COVID Economy

Speaker: Mike Damphousse, Managing Partner of Category Design Advisors and Founder of Green Leads

Business as we know it is never going to be the same. Working from home has become the norm, conferences and meetings are going online, marketing budgets are being shifted, reduced or put on hold – it's time to adapt. Join this insightful and informative webinar with Mike Damphousse, Managing Partner of Category Design Advisors and Founder of Green Leads, who will discuss how businesses can be resilient during these challenging times.

Are You Settling on Your Audio Visual Company?

Endless Events

Are you settling on your audio visual company for your event? It’s easy to fall into doing the same thing over and over again when planning events. You’re so busy if it’s not broke why fix it?

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The Top 10 Venues in Beijing, China


Known as the world’s most populous city with a population of over 21 million, featuring 56 different ethnic groups, 126 major national heritage sites (like the Great Wall of China) and 176 registered museums, Beijing is an economic, historic, and cultural center.

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How to Market Your Events in the Philippines: What Data Doesn’t Say

EventBank Insights

81% of people in the Philippines use social media to send messages every day. 64% of internet users in the Philippines say that what they read on social media influences their purchasing habits.

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ESSA announces finalists for 2019 ESSA Awards

Event Industry News

The Event Supplier and Services Association (ESSA) has announced the shortlists for the annual ESSA Awards, which will be presented during at the ESSA Chairman’s Dinner and Awards Night 2019 being held at Arena MK on Thursday, November 28, 2019.

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Game-Changers 911™: How to Change the Event Game in 2020

Speaker: John Storm, President, BrainStorm Network

In this webinar, we’ll use a sampling of case studies, tools, techniques, and strategic stories to help you identify game-changing opportunities within your company and the world of events, and then brainstorm ways to capitalize on these ideas. Get ready to change your game in 2020!

Xintong and Bowen’s Wedding at Cadogan Farm Estate


Xintong and Bowen were married at Cadogan Farm Estate in a rustic wedding that was equal parts romantic and adorably quirky.

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5 Tech Solutions to Take Your Events to the Next Level


Are you plugged into all the latest and greatest event tech and service providers? If the answer is no, you’re not alone. Event technology changes at near-lightning speed. Like most planners, no doubt you’re stretched thin. Who has time to carefully evaluate the tsunami of options?

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Increasing Productivity in the Workplace: The Four Day Work Week

Endless Events

Increasing productivity in the workplace has been a hot topic in the past few years. And issues such as work-life balance, the motto “work to live, don’t live to work”; have sparked quite a few conversations.

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