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CCPA for the Events Industry - Everything you need to know


It doesn’t seem long ago when marketers were scrambling all over the place trying to learn how to be compliant to one of the most significant privacy and compliance changes in the past twenty years. If you are thinking GDPR, you are right.

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3 Opportunities for Sponsorships at Your Events


How do you attract sponsors to your events? Is it through unique sponsorship opportunities ? Having similar audiences? Connections?

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Event Layouts and Room Setups – A Comprehensive Guide

Planning Pod

Say you are preparing for a meeting, or a conference, or a class, or a banquet, or a wedding, and you want to optimize the venue or space you are using so that the seating and tables are set up for the best attendee experience. What type of layout or setup would you choose?

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The Event Technologist:  The Role You Need Right Now


You’re probably asking, "What’s an Event Technologist?" Before we answer that, let’s consider the Event Planner. The poor, beleaguered Event Planner.

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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.

Easy Ways to Measure the Success of Your Event


Let’s start by saying that event success measurement is not the same for everyone. What might be crucial for you may be irrelevant for someone else. This in part has to do with the goals you’re trying to achieve with your event

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How 15 Minutes a Week Can Revolutionize Your Event Marketing Strategy


Post authored by Jeff Fugate, CASE, Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing. As an event manager, you work with a lot of moving pieces and parts as you bring your event marketing strategy to life.

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5 Tips to Make Your Meeting and Event Venue More Sustainable 

All Seated

Wondering how to make your meeting and event venues more sustainable? In this article, we dive into the topic and share 5 tips for making your meeting and event venue more sustainable. Sustainability.

How to Work with Your Conference Speakers Effectively

Tito Blog | An Event Blog for Organisers

Conference speakers are the backbone of every event. They provide the content, their names provide intrigue, and their profiles can help boost your event’s visibility.

Improve Networking at Your Event: 6 New Methods

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Think about how difficult it once was for two people attending a conference to arrange a meeting. First, you had to figure out who was going to be there by browsing a printed directory. Then, you would look up the email address (or phone number!)

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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.

What Growing Bidder Interest in WeWork’s Meetup Means for the Event Industry


Sources tell EventMB that bidding is happening for What does that mean for the event industry? The recent departure of WeWork’s CEO and subsequent management reshuffle has made public the company’s intention to sell Meetup. News is that bidding is underway.

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6 Ways to Plan a Corporate Event that Doesn’t Suck


Many people dread having to go to company events – bad food, awkward small talk and giving up a Friday night to hang out with people you’ve been with all week, sigh. That being said, corporate events are extremely important to show your appreciation for your employees and boost morale.

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Coldplay hits pause on tour over environmental concerns

Event Industry News

Lead singer of the British rock band, Chris Martin, has revealed that the band will not tour its new album due to the environmental impacts the concerts would have.

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What Event Creators Need to Know About Instagram Analytics

Picatic by Eventbrite

Overwhelmed by analytics? Here’s your cheat sheet for which Instagram analytics metrics matter most for event brands. Event Planning & Promotion Event data Instagram Social media

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Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

10 Event Trends 2020 [Free Report]


Well, it’s here. The most anticipated trend report of the year. The one downloaded by tens of thousands of event professionals. The one everybody talks about. This year it’s Game On!

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5 Tips to Rock Your Family Portraits on Your Wedding Day


In general, when people hear ‘family portraits’– they groan. Family portraits can be boring and can also be point of stress on your wedding day. Here are 5 tips for making sure your whole wedding day isn’t spent doing family portraits and you can get back to more important things… like cake!

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3 Tips for Successful Virtual Events


Did you multitask in your meetings yesterday? Yeah, I figured as much. Imagine what your virtual event attendees are doing. If you’re standing in front of an audience, chances are you know some tricks to keep them engaged.

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Eventbrite Music’s Ask The Industry Episode 2: “Best and Worst Show”

Picatic by Eventbrite

In this episode, we learn which shows went well, which didn't go so well, and what advice industry folks might've had for their younger selves. Music Industry Insights Music Trends Music Venues

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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.

Cvent CEO Reggie Aggarwal on the Future of Event Technology


We recently sat down with Cvent CEO and Founder Reggie Aggarwal to talk about his journey to success, the lessons he learned along the way, and the future of the industry.

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Kelly and David’s Romantic Fall Wedding at Honsberger Estate


If elegant romance and rustic vibes are your thing, then you’ll absolutely love Kelly and David’s breathtaking, wedding at Honsberger Estate.

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Make More Sales with Pop-up Events


Pop-up retail events - commonly known as flash retailing - are an emerging marketing tool used by brands to boost their sales.

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Crowd Connected and Mapwize unveil partnership with public demonstration at Event Tech Live

Event Industry News

Integration provides best-in-class solution for app-based indoor navigation.

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.

Cvent OnArrival Check-in Tool [Review]


The Cvent OnArrival app is designed to support onsite check-in and provide session tracking for post-event reporting. Here is our review. Cvent OnArrival: What Is It?

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Event Cancellation- The Complete Guide


Sometimes, even after the most extensive planning and preparation, events get canceled due to unavoidable circumstances.

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Lauren and Brad’s Cozy Fall Wedding at the Manor


Simple, elegant, and bursting with beautiful fall colours is how we would describe Lauren and Brad’s warm big day.

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Bournemouth Christmas market returns with two-storey Alpine Lodge Bar

Event Industry News

Bournemouth’s Christmas Market, owned by Seventa Events, returns for its third year alongside the custom built two-storey ‘Alpine Lodge Bar’, provided and installed by sister company, Innovative Hire.

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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!

Tips for Hosting an Event for Your Ecommerce Store


An event can be a superb way to boost your ecommerce business. Many store owners do not think about hosting an event for their store because the operation is carried out online but it can be an excellent way to promote your store, engage with your target audience and raise awareness.

Shoptalk’s All-Women Speaker Lineup Is Bold. Is It Fair?

PCMA Convene

Jill Ramsey, EVP and chief product and digital revenue officer at Macy’s, gives her keynote at the 2019 ShopTalk conference. ShopTalk made headlines when it announced its 2020 conference would feature an all-women lineup of speakers. Courtesy ShopTalk).

7 Indicators to Measure the Success of Your Event


Planning and hosting an event requires a lot of hard work and dedication. Hence, it is very important to gauge the success of your event to understand what went right and what can be improved in future events.

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