Sat.Feb 09, 2019 - Fri.Feb 15, 2019

The Offline Buyer’s Journey Part 2: Tracking the Metrics That Matter


Welcome back to the Aventri W.I.N. What I Need) Series — a collection of multi-part posts that provide actionable tips to improve your experiential marketing. This is the second part of the offline buyer’s journey series.

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Blockchain for Ticketing: A Complete Guide


Blockchain ticketing is set to change the way event professionals sell tickets works for good. Yet the meaning of blockchain for the event industry is still obscure. The buzzword around it and poor coverage from industry media is making event professionals even more confused. So what is blockchain?

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A Response to Guest Blog: Event industry cashless wristbands are becoming yesterday’s news

Event Industry News

By Steve Jenner, UK Head of Business Development at PlayPass. The recent guest blog by David Kenny announcing the imminent demise of cashless wristbands at live events made compulsive reading.

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9 Wrong Ways to Ask Event Survey Questions

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The motto “there are no bad questions” does not apply to surveys. There is definitely a right and wrong way to ask attendees for feedback. The wrong way can confuse and annoy attendees — and ultimately lead to them giving up on your survey. It can also affect the accuracy of the answers you get.

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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.

How to Maximize and Build Event Success with Video Marketing


One of the biggest benefits of event marketing comes down to the here and now of an event day; it’s all about the meet and greets, networking, and face-to-face interactions.

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More Trending

The hive mind will see you now

Conferences that Work

[link] Check out the above video. The hive mind will see you now. In his post “ The fourth cycle of the hive mind (and what to do about it) ” Seth Godin explores how advances in computers are changing our world. The first three of his revolutionary cycles are well established, the fourth is now arriving. Cycles one through three introduced calculation and data storage , connection , and shifting place and time. Above all, Seth’s fourth cycle adds prediction.

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5 Event Management Hacks That Are Perfect for School Fundraisers

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Hosting a fundraiser is complex in any context. But since most school fundraiser events are put together by people who already have full-time jobs and responsibilities — namely teachers, school administrators, and parent volunteers — they require extra strategic planning and lots of juggling.

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EventMobi’s Appointment Booking: The Answer to a Modern Approach to Networking at Events


Introducing EventMobi’s Appointment Booking. We’re excited to announce a new major enhancement to the EventMobi event app platform with the introduction of Appointment Booking. This new tool will help attendees connect and book one-on-one meetings with each other before and during your event.

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Top 14 Best Event Planning Apps for 2019 to Use Right Now


Event managers often seek useful apps for event planning because their work significantly helps and simplifies their difficult working routine. We’ve decided to compile a selection of useful applications for event organisers of different types. What is event planning software?

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Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

What Makes Conferences Work? – Q&A with Adrian Segar

Hubilo Blog

QnA with Event Industry Influencer, Author and Founder of Conferences That Work – Adrian Segar. Amazed by the modern concept of organizing conferences and ideas that change the concept of corporate meetings planning; we approached Adrian Segar to discuss his work!

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How to Effortlessly Publish Your Eventbrite Events to Facebook

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You know Facebook is a vital part of your event’s promotion strategy. But you still wish you could be doing more important things as you’re manually creating each Facebook Event page. And what about your ticket sales?

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Guest Blog: What is Event Tech?

Event Industry News

By Christine Wilson, Content Creator at Swapcard. Have you caught on to the buzz surrounding event technology but not sure what all it entails? Fear not, we’ve got you covered.

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How Gen Z Communicates at Work

PCMA Convene

Millennial and Gen Z expert Ryan Jenkins appears on a news segment of Atlanta Small Business Network. Video still). Generation Z has arrived — and it’s causing shifts in the workplace.

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Team Building: Make It Unconventional

Smart Meetings

What’s the trick to creating a memorable team-building experience? It has everything to do with deviating from the norm. Team-building exercises are often memorable because they allow attendees see each other in a different context.

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The Passion Behind the Greatest Sneaker Show on Earth

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The best events don’t always start with a business plan. Often, they start with a spark. Someone has a passion they want to share, and a great idea about how to share it. They’re moved to bring people together around a vision, so they make it happen — even with no event planning experience.

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Guest Blog: How to sell out events using Facebook Advertising

Event Industry News

By Lewis Lindsay, Managing Director – SA Agency. With 1.5 billion people logging in to Facebook on a daily basis , the social media site has now become the go-to place for businesses and individuals to promote and publish events.

Welcome to the New Event Tech Podcast – Episode ZERO

Endless Events

Welcome to Event Tech Podcast Episode ZERO! We are so excited to launch this podcast focusing on the latest and most innovative tech. Join us weekly for a thought-provoking journey on how tech can evolve our industry.

The Smart Woman Experience

Smart Meetings

Welcome to the 4th annual Smart Woman Summit! 2019’s power career conference hits Las Vegas on May 7-8 at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino and Paris Las Vegas Hotel.

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How to Choose and Use a Free Registration Form Template

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Want to collect event registrations for free? The first step is to set up a registration page. But if you think of your online sign-up form as just a way for attendees to register, you’re missing a key opportunity. Your registration form actually serves three purposes.

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5 Ways to Build Your Marketing Strategy Using DoubleDutch App Data


Events are a greenhouse of knowledge; an environment where like-minded people have the opportunity to meet and exchange ideas and exponentially accelerate learning and growth. What is often overlooked is what a huge source for data events are. Event Strategy

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How to Use AR and VR At Your Events – Whiteboard Wednesday

Endless Events

You’ve all heard about AR and VR at events. The terms have been buzzwords for years now, they are constantly on the biggest trends lists and talked about. But how do you use AR and VR at your events? What can you really do with it that will enhance your event?

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Four Seasons Resort Hualalai Named Top U.S. Hotel

Smart Meetings

Four Seasons Resort Hualalai. Four Seasons Resort Hualalai in Kailua-Kona on the Island of Hawaii was named Best Hotel in the United States for the seventh time in U.S. News & World Report’s 2019 Best Hotels rankings.

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Millennials Are Killing Many Things, But Not Valentine’s Day

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Valentine’s Day matters to millennials — and they’d rather celebrate with a memorable moment. What better gift than a pair of tickets to a show? The post Millennials Are Killing Many Things, But Not Valentine’s Day appeared first on Eventbrite US Blog. Music Millennials valentines day

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3 Reasons to Host Your International Meeting in Washington, DC

PCMA Convene

From unique venues to prominent speakers, take a cue from one of 2018’s high-profile industry conferences when planning your next global event. Home to more than 175 foreign embassies, Washington, DC is well accustomed to playing host to the international elite.

How to Make Event Speakers


At the end of the day, the success of an event or meeting depends largely on the delicate relationship between event planners and speakers. A lot like dating, both are looking for a connection. At first, an event planner and a speaker get to know each other to see if there is any interest.

4 Emergency Preparedness Lessons from ADMEI 2019

Smart Meetings

Whether it is hurricanes, fires, live shooters or picketers, most event professionals will eventually find themselves in the situation of putting into action emergency measures developed with the hope that they would never be used.

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StorySalon: Golden Times in the Golden City of San Francisco


On a rainy and windy day in San Francisco last week, our team hosted our signature StorySalon event. Gathered at the intimate yet elegant venue "The Monroe," great minds from companies like Wells Fargo, Tesla, Google, and Intel told personal stories of growth, heartbreak, and lessons learned.

Bespoke Service for Events of Every Size in Singapore

PCMA Convene

At Marina Bay Sands, customization is key. Earth-friendly menus offering carefully curated dishes, where every ingredient used has a sustainable story to tell. Charity food packing activities during which delegates can bond and give back to the local community.

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13 Corporate Event Planning Mistakes That Will Cost You Money


Managing one corporate event can be demanding enough, so when it comes to managing multiple events, the time, resources, and details involved can make it a challenging endeavour. Errors can lead to wasted money, time, and resources.

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ADMEI to Focus on International Impact in 2019

Smart Meetings

Association of Destination Management Executives International (ADMEI) wrapped up its 2019 annual conference at Four Seasons Houston with a pledge to increase the visibility of the association globally.

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Danielle Babilino Rocks Preopenings

Connect Your Meetings

As someone who learned the meetings and events industry from the lofty skyscrapers of Las Vegas, Danielle Babilino, senior vice president of global sales and marketing at Hard Rock International, is a self-proclaimed hotel brat.

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How to Boost Attendance using Event Technology

Hubilo Blog

Events Industry has undergone a vast amount of changes for the betterment of attendees and also improved upon them, raising the standards and adapting to the latest event technology as well. There are several reasons why an individual or a company delegate would like to attend a business event.

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