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Why Should Event Marketers Care About the Demand Unit Waterfall?

atEvent

There’s no question that Account-Based Marketing (ABM) is a hot topic this year. The strategy—which involves deep alignment between Marketing and Sales teams to better target, nurture, and convert your most valuable accounts—has been around for a while, but is finally seeing its heydey in large part because of technology that facilitates team alignment and personalization at scale. Event Intelligence Partnerships

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How to Write an Event Description That Drives Attendance

GEVME

Your event may be brilliant, but no one else will know that unless you tell them about it first. That’s what a strong and clear description of an event is for. What is an event description?

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7 Often Overlooked Event Planning Details

ePly

When it comes down to it, event planning is a details game. That’s because there are SO many to keep track of. Between your multiple audiences (vendors, volunteers, attendees, sponsors, staff) and their various needs and wants.it’s s enough to make even the most veteran event planner’s head spin!

21 Survey Questions To Ask After Your Event

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You’ve just wrapped a major event. You’re exhausted, you’re happy — and you’re curious. What did your attendees think about your event? How about sponsors? Are they likely to support your event next year?

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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.

Squaring the circle: creating room sets for connection

Conferences that Work

Meeting planners typically default to squaring the circle when specifying room sets. They persist in seating attendees in long straight lines whenever possible, ignoring the benefits of curved and circular seating at their events. See Paul Radde’s Seating Matters: State of the Art Seating Arrangements for more information.) The architecture of assembly where curved theatre seating dominates, teaches us otherwise.

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15 tips for negotiating a venue

Gallus Events

The venue you use is likely to be one of, if not the biggest, expense on your event budget. So any tips to help you secure a better rate are going to useful. So what about 15 tips for negotiating with a venue? . The venue is so important. I love creative spaces!

8 Steps to a Solid Event Business Plan (With Examples)

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If you intend for your event to be a business — to make money and become a career — you need a plan. That’s true for any kind of event, from a festival to a fundraiser to a funhouse. Writing a business plan might sound like a major project, and it kind of is. That’s because it’s […].

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Top 10 Event Planning Podcasts

Event Planning BluePrint

We think podcasts are awesome because you can easily stream them from home or in the office or download them to your smartphone.

A Practical Guide on How to Run Sustainable Events

Eventtia

Is your event truly sustainable? Are you measuring the impact your event has on the environment and your local community? Do you want to reduce the negative footprint your conference or trade show has? If you’re even a little concerned about sustainability, then this article is for you.

Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

#eventprofs need to use more event tools like the event canvas

Gallus Events

To be recognised as true professionals #eventprofs have to adopt more tools: we have to act and be seen to be more professional. Looking at the Event Canvas is a great place to start. . Many professions are defined by the tools they use.

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72 Event Themes to Inspire Your Next Event

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Not feeling creative? Here’s a laundry list of event theme ideas to adopt or alter for your next event. The post 72 Event Themes to Inspire Your Next Event appeared first on Eventbrite US Blog. Event Planning & Promotion Corporate Event Ideas Event Inspiration

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Room Mate Grace Unique Design and Exclusive Events (Sponsored)

BizBash

After a long day in one of the biggest cities in the world, what you really want is to kick back and treat yourself, and that’s where we come in. Sit down, order a cocktail, relax, and chill out in New York City—sometimes you need it to keep from

How to Master the Art of Negotiating

SmartMeetings

Webster’s Dictionary defines negotiation as “the act or process of having a discussion in order to reach an agreement.” Makes sense, but what does it really mean? According to veteran hospitality attorney Lisa Sommer Devlin, “Negotiating is about bargaining power.

We’re Opening a New Office in Mexico

Eventtia

Over these years, our sole obsession has been to build and provide the best event technology out there. Our mission was—and still is—to empower people, with or without an event planning background, to design and run impactful events and obtain their expected results. Eventtia News

10 Clever Event Ideas College Students Will Love and Share

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If you’re in charge of campus programming, the pressure is on to create events college students will not just love but share on social media. Here are some innovative ideas. The post 10 Clever Event Ideas College Students Will Love and Share appeared first on Eventbrite US Blog.

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Cultivating Engagement At Events

Endless Events

Today is all about cultivating engagement at events! As you already know, during the next few weeks we’ll be feeding you little nuggets of information. And all of these awesome insights are courtesy of the most iconic guests. Endless kept busy during IMEX Frankfurt 2019.

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This Toddler's Birthday Party Had a Gucci Claw Machine

BizBash

For their son's first birthday, philanthropists Christine and Gabriel Chiu hosted an over-the-top, carnival-inspired bash at a new venue in Santa Monica

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B2B Meetings to Foster the Construction Sector of Colombia

Eventtia

Interview with Clara Inés Ferrer Orozco, Fair Director, CAMACOL Antioquia. B2B matchmaking

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Roxodus Music Fest Statement

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After multiple attempts to communicate and secure funds back from the abruptly-canceled Roxodus Music Fest in Ontario, Canada, the organizers have provided no indication that they will refund ticket holders. We believe attendees deserve to get their money back now, so we have set up an Eventbrite-funded Fan Relief Program to make all Roxodus ticket […]. The post Roxodus Music Fest Statement appeared first on Eventbrite US Blog. Eventbrite

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Events to get the taste of the Middle East with newly-launched catering company

Event Industry News

Feasts from the Middle East , a specialised catering company, is taking the event industry by storm with its striking recipes, bold flavours and fearless menus.

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Event App Platforms: Jack of All Trades or Master of None?

Endless Events

All rise for this week’s Event Tech Podcast on event app platforms! This is far from being the first time we’ve covered event apps on the blog. However, today we’re going deeper into this complex subject.

Québec City Convention Centre [Venue Review]

EventMB

The Québec City Convention Centre is expanding on traditional, formulaic event spaces by working with event planners in innovative ways and specializing in new event formats.

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13 Event Planning Tools to Make You More Efficient

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Are you haunted by a growing to-do list and never-ending deadlines? You’re not the only event planner feeling that way. Luckily, there are event management tools online that you can use to make your to-do list less daunting.

How to use your speakers to better market your event

Event Industry News

Conferences, exhibitions, brand activations, seminars, workshops – we employ speakers for a wide selection of events. They’re invaluable for introducing your audience to your theories, ideas and demonstrations. They can also be invaluable for getting your audience to your event in the first place.

Women Deliver Conference Tries ‘to Shake Up Power Dynamics’

PCMA Convene

A Women Deliver delegate reads responses on a chalkboard in the Fueling Station. Officially the exhibit hall, the station housed more than 300 exhibitors as well as installations and meetings spaces. Courtesy Women Deliver).

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Five Tips for Throwing a Fantastic Fundraiser

Guidebook

Americans are a charitable bunch, donating over $410 billion in 2017, according to GivingUSA. Charity events or fundraisers are a great way for organizations to bring awareness to and raise money for their causes.

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4 Things You Should Know about Independent Venue Week

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Eventbrite powers some of the best and brightest independent venues, promoters, and festivals the world over — and we’re proud of it. The independent music business runs on our technology, and we’ve allied with Independent Venue Week for a second year as its exclusive US ticketing partner.

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20 Lisbon Event Venues That Your Attendees Will Love

Bizzabo

Ready to host an event in Lisbon? These 20 venues are the best the city has to offer! Lisbon is a beautiful city situated on the banks of the Tagus River. It's the capital of Portugal and it’s the largest metropolitan area of the country with nearly three million people calling it home.

Be Contagious in a Good Way With Nonverbal Cues

SmartMeetings

Nonverbal cues change the emotional life of attendees. The job of an event professional is to spread ideas. This is true whether you are on stage, talking to attendees, or working with a team to execute a program or one-on-one with a friend.

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Life On The Road For Event Planners – #EventIcons Episode 172

Endless Events

Life on the road for event planners can be quite the hassle. Just ask our phenomenal hosts Brandt Krueger and Lindsay Martin-Bilbrey! The two have been on the road since early May, and boy, do they have a lot to share!

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How to Use Payouts to Reinvest in Your Events

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Your event went on sale and event-goers are eagerly claiming their tickets — some are even buying a few extra for friends or family. Wouldn’t it be nice to use that revenue now rather than wait until your event is over? With Eventbrite, you are in control of the money made from ticket sales, registrations, […]. The post How to Use Payouts to Reinvest in Your Events appeared first on Eventbrite US Blog. Event Planning & Promotion Event Payments Event Payouts Event Revenue

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2019 40 Under 40: Natasha Stamper Pedigo, The Asphalt Institute

Connect Your Meetings

Natasha Stamper Pedigo, CMP, 38, works in Lexington, Kentucky, as a meeting planner and event manager at The Asphalt Institute. A s a 2019 40 Under 40 honoree, Pedigo discusses her passion for the events industry. Connect with Pedigo on Instagram. .

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