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Speaker Presentation Tips to Get a Standing Ovation


In a world where the newest BuzzFeed quiz beckons or time is ticking down to the next HQ Trivia question, event speakers find themselves struggling to get and keep attendees’ attention.

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Leveraging Local Flavor at Your Next Event


This is a sponsored post by Meetings + Conventions Calgary. More information about Event Manager Blog’s sponsored posts. Cookie-cutter event experiences won’t suffice for your attendees. You want to give them something out of the ordinary, an experience they will remember. And for good reason.

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3 Tips to Boost Your Event Content on Social Media


Post authored by Emily Richmond, Social Media Marketing Specialist. You grew up with social media, so it must come easy to you, right?”. As a millennial, I get this question a lot. I was in middle school when Myspace was popular.

Q&A with Adrian Segar on Crowdsourcing

Conferences that Work

This (slightly edited) interview by JT Long appeared in the March 2019 issue of Smart Meetings Magazine. What led to writing the book, Conferences that Work ?

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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.

Evaluating Event Success: What to Measure And When


Evaluating event success is the first step to take towards planning your next event. The planning process of this years’ event is where the evaluation process begins.

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7 Simple Steps to Hosting a Successful Easter Event

Picatic by Eventbrite

Events centered around holidays are sure hits among kids and families — and Easter is no exception. The warmer weather gives everyone an excuse to come together as a family around a holiday with lots of fun traditions. But that doesn’t automatically mean they’ll line up to attend your Easter event.

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How to Monetize Your Event App with Swapcard

Event Age by Swapcard

Host a smarter event and make money from your event app — it’s a win-win. Here, we show you how to monetize your event app with Swapcard. Event Tech

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7 Things That Can (And Will) Go Wrong at Your Event


No matter what kind of event you’re running, how many attendees you’re expecting, or what industry you operate in, something will go wrong at your event.

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6 Tips to Improve the Attendee Experience at Your Cycling Event

Picatic by Eventbrite

Cyclists are a hard-core crowd. And with so many cycling events with cool themes, special locations, and rider perks, it can be difficult to attract the numbers you want to yours. To stand out, you need to make your event speak to directly to your desired audience. Cyclists know their stuff.

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Woman in Events: The Importance of Educational Events for Professional Development

Expo Pass

(6 Minute Read). Woman in Events: The Importance of Educational Events for Professional Development. . Our latest content article comes from a woman working in the event industry talking about the value of continued education.

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Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

Guide to Event Lead Capture


Trade shows, conferences and other professional events present a huge opportunity for businesses to make new contacts and begin nurturing promising prospects. Modern technology is making it easier to capture and act on event leads but many companies still haven’t embraced these new solutions.

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Event lead management company Akkroo acquired by Integrate

Event Industry News

Acquisition further bolsters Integrate’s demand orchestration capabilities and expands its global workforce by establishing an EMEA headquarters in London.

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How to Optimize Your Event Planning Style


Event Planning

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Event Technology Awards 2019 Submissions Portal is Open


Event Tech Brief is a proud media sponsor of A.M.P. Events Limited’s Event Tech Live 2019 scheduled for November 6-7 at The Old Truman Brewery in London. The entry submission portal for The Event Technology Awards , produced in conjunction with Event Tech Live, is open. The deadline for submissions is midnight, May 31, 2019. The portal is powered by Evessio.

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10 Events That Generate Huge ROI


Maybe you're wondering, "Can events really generate positive ROI for my company?" The answer is a resounding YES! Take a look at the 10 events listed below and learn valuable tips to supercharge the get-togethers your brand hosts. Return on investment (ROI) is the name of the game in.

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Arne Sorenson’s Approach to Corporate Social Responsibility

PCMA Convene

The premise of corporate social responsibility (CSR) is simple: If corporations are going to make a profit, they also have a social responsibility to make a difference, too.

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How Events Will Help You Improve Sales Performance


Event Planning

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#GMID19: The Powerful Impact of Meeting Face-to-Face


On behalf of the Aventri team, we wish our incredible industry a Happy Global Meetings Industry Day! Today, April 4, marks the fourth annual holiday (also known as GMID) that shines a light on the real impact meetings and events have on people, businesses and the economy around the world.

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Event Technology Awards back for 2019

Event Industry News

Organisers of the Event Technology Awards have announced that entries to the 2019 edition will open at midday on Monday 1 st April 2019 and will close at midnight on 31 st May.

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Event Designers Answer: What's Your Favorite Statement Decor Piece?


Designers and producers from throughout the U.S. and Canada share how they create eye-catching focal points for galas, weddings, corporate events, and more

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Exploring Augmented Reality And Virtual Reality In Events

Endless Events

As the world changes and technologies expand, we are faced with the chance to harness things like AR and VR in events for our advantage. More specifically, we learn the full power of these technologies and how much they can do for our industry.

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Get the most out of Ticketbud’s Organization Features and Showcase Pages


Ticketbud event pages are easy. Follow our simple template to create an event page and start selling tickets. Ticketbud’s Showcase Pages are a different kind of tool that can be leveraged in several ways. It’s great for venue’s that host events all month long.

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Keep Calm: How to Prepare for an Event in 10 Easy Steps


You’ve been planning your big event for weeks and now here you are, the day before, fraught with nervous anticipation and excitement! Are you fretting you’ve forgotten something? Feeling hyped up and worried you won’t be able to sleep tonight? It can be hard to relax when so much is at stake.

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Give Your Association’s Events a Competitive Edge


Traditionally members would join associations for learning opportunities and community connections, and association meetings and events are where they’d build those connections. The annual conference or general meeting is often the highlight of the association calendar.

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Accessible tourism conference comes to South Yorkshire

Event Industry News

A tourism conference will take place in the Dearne Valley next month to discuss the opportunities for improving access for disabled people. The one-day ‘Dearne Valley Access Exchange’ conference will bring experts together from the tourism industry across the UK to discuss the opportunities for enhanced accessibility in the area. The free event on Thursday 11 April is being co-hosted by training provider Access For All UK and The Dearne Valley Landscape Partnership (DVLP).

Behind the scenes: A leaner, greener Meeting Tomorrow

Meeting Tomorrow

In late February, we moved into our bright and airy new building in the Albany Park neighborhood of Chicago. Throughout the entire design process, we wanted our new home to embody the people and values that make Meeting Tomorrow unique.

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Tech Tuesday: 4 Ways Mobile Event Apps Are Invaluable for Planners


Mobile events apps have become a must for meeting and event professionals to incorporate into their events. Because mobile event apps not only help engage and satisfy attendee needs, but also brings added value to your sponsors, speakers, and you. Event Management Event Technology featured

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29 Essential Productivity Tools for Every Event Planner


Being productive is easy when you have the right tools. Here are 29 leading apps event planners can use to stay organized, do their jobs better, and get more things done!

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UKCMA welcomes new chairperson as Mark Harding steps down after a decade in the role

Event Industry News

The United Kingdom Crowd Management Association (UKCMA) has announced the new elected chairperson replacing Mark Harding, who is standing down from the position after ten years. Eric Stuart (QPM), director of Gentian Events, has been elected as the new chairperson. He has a 33-year police career with helicopter, firearms and covert deployment under his belt and holds an FdA and BA Hons in crowd safety management. He also lectures at the Buckingham New University onf crowd safety management.

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Social Media Best Practices for Meeting Planners

Connect Your Meetings

In 2019, organizations across the board, from non-profit to high-tech, will undoubtedly continue their focus on hosting meetings and conventions. In-person events are still the most effective means to gather like-minded individuals to rally around a mission, share knowledge, and build strong networks. However, event professionals are under even more pressure to deliver unforgettable experiences, whether planning large, annual conventions or smaller, niche meetings.

Hubilo’s Monthly Event Industry Blog Roundup: March

Hubilo Blog

March is witnessed as one of the most essential months in the events industry. Some people call it as a March Madness or some celebrate this month and dedicate it entirely to the women in event tech and event industry.

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Nantes, France, Offers ‘Fresh Approach’ for Meetings

PCMA Convene

The 2018 European Conference of Oncology Pharmacy took place at La Cité Nantes Congress Centre in France. Courtesy La Cité). In just a few years, the city of Nantes near the French Atlantic Coast has transformed itself.

Discover Scotland at The Conference & Hospitality Show

Event Industry News

You’ve never held an event in Scotland or it’s been a while. So where do you start? Anyone looking for a conference destination that has it all needs look no further than Scotland which offers an immense and diverse range of venues and accommodation.

Do I Need Haze For My Event? – Whiteboard Wednesday

Endless Events

In today’s episode, we’re tackling haze for events. As an event planner, you’re always wondering how to make the experience better for attendees. Obviously, there are tons of things to take into consideration!

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10 engaging tips to boost meeting participation

Plan Your Meetings

It’s time for meetings to evolve. Meetings are a benchmark of how efficient your company is and also how organized your team is under pressure. It’s easy to forget that meetings are an important element of the customer experience (CX), since they’re just, well…boring.

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