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Why your event MUST make a good first impression

Gallus Events

Our brain is wired to remember certain moments above others. This is why your event must make a good first impression. The start and the end of something, for some reason that goes back 100,000s of years, mean more to us than other parts of the same event.

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Event ROI: How Mighty Is Your Event Online Community?

Experient

Post authored by Donna Kastner, Founder of Retirepreneur. The investment to design remarkable live event experiences is steep and getting steeper – not to mention the countless hours (and dollars) spent in hopes of acquiring new attendees.

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How to Plan a High-Impact Event on a Low Budget

SmartMeetings

Events are a necessity for many businesses. They help educate, promote, get work done and reward or celebrate the workplace. However, the cost for holding events is a huge concern.

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The Intersection of Augmented Reality, Social Media and Events is Finally Here

Eventmobi

As part of EventMobi’s new suite of Modern Event Marketing tools (Advance Registration and Social Media Analytics), we are very excited to now offer event planners, marketers and social media managers, the first off-the-shelf, affordable social media Augmented Reality (AR) experiences designed for events and conferences.

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.

How to Align Your Event with Your Business Goals

Eventtia

Event Planning

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Ask An Eventbrite Expert: 3 Strategies to Make More Revenue Upfront

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Growing your revenue is no easy feat. Beyond covering your basic expenses, if you plan to grow your event, you need to make sure that you are making enough to scale — without compromising quality and potentially losing future attendees.

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The Top Factors to Consider When Purchasing Event Management Software

Eventmobi

To help event planners and industry professionals better understand the path to purchase for event management software, we conducted a survey this year asking about the common challenges faced during this process.

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Socio Event App [Review]

EventMB

Socio is a multi-purpose event app that can be bundled with a supplementary Lead Retrieval app and Live Display platform. Here is our review. Socio: What Is It? Socio is an event app with both a container version and fully branded, white-label option.

18 Clever Ways to Render Logos at Events

BizBash

Eye-catching logo displays are not just a good way to please sponsors and brand execs—they can also double as event decor and a creative photo op

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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.

30 Unique and Instagram-Worthy Party Theme Ideas

Picatic by Eventbrite

Creating an event with a strong visual theme that will inspire attendees to whip out their camera phones is a surefire way to spread like wildfire on Instagram.

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How TEDxMileHigh Increased Attendee Engagement with Mobile App

Guidebook

How the Denver-based TEDx organization sparked new levels of engagement while saving thousands on printing costs. The Denver-based TEDx organization, TEDxMileHigh, brings audiences together throughout the year to spread big ideas and elevate inspired citizenship in Colorado.

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5 Free B2B Events Listing Sites that you should know

GEVME

Ever tasked to reach out to a much wider audience but not equipped with the necessary budget? Event listings is a great way to reach out to a much wider audience, without the associated costs, that is if you know where to look for such event listings sites.

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13 Event Promo Code Ideas for Driving Event Attendance

Bizzabo

Discover how to increase event registrations with creative promo code ideas. From seasonal deals, flash sales, and #fridayfeeling Twitter campaigns—learn the best tricks to maximize event ROI. What Are Event Promo Codes? Deals, deals, deals—sometimes it’s just too hard to resist.

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Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

5 Cool Decor Ideas to Brighten the Busy Event Planner’s Home

Picatic by Eventbrite

To-do lists with their own to-do lists. Meetings that go overtime. Computer freezes from 50 open tabs. Arriving home from work in a state of frazzle is pretty standard for an event creator.

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Stefanie and Mark’s Elegant Wedding at Copper Creek

EventSource

Stefanie and Mark met at a party and immediately felt an instant connection. They both felt it wouldn’t be the last time they saw each other, and they were right! Six months after their fateful meeting, they moved in together.

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George P. Johnson further strengthens leadership team with two more senior appointments

Event Industry News

Global Experience Marketing Agency George P. Johnson (GPJ) today announces the appointment of two senior hires – Kerstin Twachtmann as Director of Strategy & Planning and Matthew Rickard as Executive Producer. . Kerstin Twachtmann.

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7 Critical Keys to Effective Event Venue Marketing

Planning Pod

Summary: Understand the seven venue marketing strategies that are critical to successfully promoting your venue. Figuring out how to promote an event / function venue can be a challenge.

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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.

5 Ways Event Managers Can Increase Event Registration

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Of all your responsibilities as an Event Manager, ensuring your event is well attended is top priority.

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Alessandra and Gianluca’s Beautiful Outdoor Wedding at Kurtz Orchards

EventSource

Alessandra and Gianluca are described by their families and friends as the most easy going, down to earth and sweet couple. So, not surprisingly, their outdoor wedding can be pretty much summed up in the same way. From the Bride : We met in high school.

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Hackney Town Hall – 8 decades of excellence

Event Industry News

Having recently celebrated its 80th birthday with the completion of a 12-year ?multi-million-pound multi-million-pound refurbishment, ?the the Hackney Venues team is thrilled that the enchanting ?Hackney Hackney Town Hall ?is is a finalist in the Best Wedding Venue? and Best New or Refurbished Venue?

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Connect Marketplace 2019 – #EventIcons 180

Endless Events

Live from Connect Marketplace 2019, it’s #EventIcons! You already know that we love nothing more but keep you up to date will all the hottest trends in the industry. And what better way to do it than take you with us to one of the most interesting events in the country?

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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.

5 Free Online Event Invitation Ideas

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You’ve got a great subject line that’s getting plenty of opens, but people aren’t clicking through to your event website. So what gives? Chances are good it’s your email invitation copy.

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3 Ways Build a Strong Volunteer Management Program for Your Sports Tournament

InitLive

Anyone who plans a sports tournament knows that the strengths and weaknesses of its volunteer staff can make or break the event. So investing in your volunteers' training and tools is key. We've taken some important tips from an interview with Ruth Nicholson, founder of GO!,

Westminster academic celebrates fifth anniversary of Event Tech Lab.

Event Industry News

In July 2014, Dr James Morgan, Principal Lecturer at the University of Westminster set up the Event Tech Lab. The idea in setting up the virtual incubator, was to help and mentor start up event technology companies wanting to get into the event space, globally. Event Tech Lab will be celebrating its fifth anniversary next week.

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5 Reasons Why Connect 2019 Was Our Biggest and Best Event

Connect Your Meetings

All 4,000 of the attendees at Connect 2019 in Louisville, Kentucky, can attest that this year’s conference was our best. Engagement and activations were at an all-time high. It’s safe to say our partners—you!—really really came through for what was a thrilling three days.

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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!

14 Inspirational Quotes to Conquer Event Planning Stress

Eventbrite

It’s no secret that event planning is stressful — and for event planners there is always a risk of burnout. And the reality is, if you’re in the events business for long enough, every now and then something is sure to go wrong.

3 Reasons to Meet Us at IMEX America (HINT: Free ????)

Socio Events

IMEX America is arguably the most exciting trade show for event professionals in North America. Just look at how many people the 2019 show expects to attract to the Sands Expo and Convention Center in Las Vegas over September 10–12: 3,500 exhibitors from more than 150 countries.

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Stay ahead of the field with The Glamping Show

Event Industry News

The glorious world of glamping continues to grow at a rapid rate, so people who want their business to stay ahead of the field should visit The Glamping Show, which returns to NAEC Stoneleigh in September.

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