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Crafting the Event Experience: A Guide to Experience Mapping

Event Farm

How do you hook the attention of your audience, build their excitement for your event, and design an event experience that exceeds their expectations while delivering the business outcomes you seek? Yes, you can do it all.

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Conference Compass [Review]

EventMB

Conference Compass is a customizable hybrid event platform with a comprehensive set of features including built-in live streaming, multi-track agendas, multi-level floor plans, advanced CRM integration, gamification, and lead capture. Conference Compass: What Is It?

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Your Ultimate Guide to Hosting a Successful Virtual Event

GEVME

Virtual events are great avenues for making connections, strengthening the brand, increasing company revenue or generating leads when it’s not always feasible to bring people together in the same space.

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It’s food season, so these are the best foods to serve up at your event right now.

Expo Pass

Thanksgiving is here, and we can’t stop thinking about food. So in honor of that, we figured this was a good time to talk about the best foods for events right now. A lot has changed in terms of how attendees eat. Buffets are out, and individual bento boxes are in.

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Download 7 Exceptional Event Email Templates for Driving Attendee Engagement

Write winning event emails in minutes! Relying on decades of social science research and more recent behavioral data, we’ll show you the science-backed methods to creating a wildly successful event-marketing email campaign for almost any situation. Download the eBook today!

Convention Planning: 11 Steps to Plan a Successful Event

InitLive

A convention can be an exciting event that brings together like-minded individuals to explore an important topic or participate in activities that appeal to a special interest. However, these events are no easy feat to pull off.

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Six Tips and Ideas for Creating an Impactful Main Stage Experience

Event Marketer

Insights on leveraging technology to elevate live and virtual main stage presentations.

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Five Event Trends in Five Minutes

Convene by PCMA

Sam Lippman shares his five event trends in five minutes during the Nov. 3 Exhibition & Convention Executives Forum at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Arlington, Virginia. Chris Ferenzi Photography). While the 20th edition of the Exhibition & Convention Executives Forum (ECEF) , held Nov.

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5 Habits to Break in Your Online Events

SmartMeetings

(That you probably should stop doing in person, too) habits. Early on in the Covid-19 pandemic, I found myself emphasizing over and over to planners that they didn’t have to throw out the rulebook when it came to taking their events online.

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Here’s Why Technology Should Be At The Core Of Your Event Strategy

Endless Events

We’ve said time and time again that the events industry is changed forever. The pandemic normalized virtual events and accelerated the adoption of various event tech solutions. Some might even say that the event tech evolved more since March 2020 than in the entire decade before that!

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A Master's Guide to B2B: How Listening to Your Customers Can Grow Your Business

Speaker: Adam Dorfman, Head of Product Growth at Reputation & Michele Bettinazzi, Customer Experience Manager at PeakMade Real Estate

Improved marketing conversion, happy customers, and faster growth - that’s only three things that can be accomplished by just listening to your customers. Customer feedback is an extremely invaluable tool to keeping retention high, attracting new business, and improving the general operations of your business. The question is - how do you capture all this? Join Adam Dorfman, Head of Product Growth at Reputation & Michele Bettinazzi, Customer Experience Manager at PeakMade Real Estate, for this essential discussion on the ins and outs of brokering the optimal customer interaction.

Demystifying Covid Testing: The Differences, Access and What It All Means for Travelers

Smart Meetings

After years of travel-banned holidays, we know you’re headed far out to your favorite corners of cities, woods and bluffs. But even with travel restrictions loosened, testing requirements and Covid-related rules still can make travel tricky.

A ‘Watershed Moment’ for Events — and the World

Convene by PCMA

COP26 had more than 40,000 registered participants, including 22,274 party delegates, 14,124 observers, and 3,886 media. Dean Calma/IAEA). It’s hard to think of a conference with higher stakes than COP26, which took place Oct. 31–Nov. 12 in Glasgow, Scotland.

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Giving Thanks

Coterie Spark

Proactive, passionate, and dedicated: We like to say that our team is the spark that keeps Coterie Spark shining. In truth though, the word spark doesn’t go far enough when talking about Kelly, Hannah, and Jordan.

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Conference session ideas for virtual and hybrid events

Pathable

Great virtual and hybrid events require great conference sessions. You might be just getting started with virtual and hybrid events. Or maybe you’ve been hosting them for years. Either way, it’s important to breathe new life into your events with unique sessions that grab (and hold).

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Negative Reviews & Online Feedback Happens - But Where Do You Go From Here?

Speaker: Adam Dorfman, Head of Product Growth at Reputation and Jeremy Shubitz, Director of Marketing at Bosley

Responding to online negative feedback can be challenging. What should you say? What should you not say? Should you even respond? In today's, your customers will be not only your biggest advocates but also your biggest critics. However, negative feedback can offer actionable insights to build a stronger product and customer experience.

Drive Ticket Sales by Remarketing to Loyal Attendees

Showclix

When it comes to effective event marketing, there’s no audience segment more likely to convert than your loyal customers. That’s where digital remarketing tactics come into play.

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Authors Urge Humanity to Remain Hopeful

Convene by PCMA

“Each one of us has a critical role to play,” writes Katharine Mayhoe in her book, Saving Us: A Climate Scientist’s Case for Hope and Healing in a Divided World.

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24 Sustainable Event Ideas for 2022

Event Age by Swapcard

Going green isn’t just a trend. Virtual Events Hybrid events Sustainable Events Educational Guides

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Evessio partners with The Diversity In Events Awards 2022

Event Industry News

Leading event technology specialist, Evessio has announced a new partnership with Diversity Ally to provide its awards software for the inaugural Diversity in Events Awards 2022.

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Dive Into Your Inventory Data (and Add Substantial Profits to Your Bottom Line)

Speaker: Ian Foster, Sculpture Hospitality Regional Director West Coast

In this seminar, Ian Foster will discuss the basics of inventory management, including tips on how to get inventory right and how to evaluate your food and pour costs. Ian will examine the best ordering practices from our clients. Finally, he’ll share some case studies showing how well designed inventory control can uncover hidden losses from over-pouring and lost sales that will result in several thousand dollars of extra profit every month.

Going Above and Beyond to Design Inclusive Experiential Events

Event Manager Blog

The second in our four-part series of recordings from the Event Innovation Lab at IMEX America, this post will share expert insights on experiential and hybrid event design.

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Here’s Where Business Meetings and Travel Are Being Booked

Smart Meetings

Denver and Phoenix lead the way in the resurgence of business travel and meetings in the United States.

Sit Down With Swapcard's CTO To Talk Tech in 2022

Event Age by Swapcard

Back when it was sunny and perfect in Paris, we had the chance to speak with Swapcard’s CTO Ronan Guiho. He sat down with Mia Masson, Swapcard’s Head of Content, to talk about his six-year journey with the company. Expert Opinions

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The world’s best event payment technology is seeking new partners

Event Industry News

This year’s Event Technology Awards saw TicketCo win gongs for Best Sales Technology and Best Pivot from Physical to Virtual. The hybrid event platform is now offering integration partners the opportunity to collaborate.

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Maximize Your Profit Margins

Speaker: Shawn Imbeault and Geoff Loukes, Sculpture Hospitality

In the past year, we've learned that maximizing margins can determine whether your restaurant stays afloat when times get hard. Join Shawn Limbeault and Geoff Loukes, in this master class that will take you through the best practices of maximizing your margins, From FOH to BOH.

The Formula for Making Hybrid Events a Success

Event Manager Blog

The first in our four-part series of recordings from the Event Innovation Lab at IMEX America, this post will share expert insights on hybrid event execution.

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Top Six White Label Ticketing Solutions

Python Events

The events industry is thriving, which is great for event organisers, venue owners, promoters, and others involved in organising physical or virtual events. The increase in ticket sales also leads to more competition.

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6 Ideas for Creating Content to Keep People in their Seats

MeetingPlay

We all know the line about humans having a shorter attention span than goldfish. Pre-pandemic, that attention span was only 8 seconds—and it’s not a stretch to hypothesize that it’s diminished even further since 2020.

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Digitell, Inc. named Best Hybrid Event Platform/Production Over 1,000 Attendees

Event Industry News

In winning Best Hybrid Event Platform/Production over 1,000 Attendees at the November 2021 Event Tech Live Awards, Digitell, Inc. was recognized for its consistent high quality content delivery to remote attendees.

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Restaurant Management Masterclass

Speaker: Harlan Scott, Founder of Harlan Scott Hospitality and Industry Restaurant

Due first to necessary staffing cuts, extreme safety protocols, and now the need to rehire against outsized government stimulus, unemployment benefits and wage requirements, managing and staffing have become the most urgent conversation in restaurants today. This, adding on to the lynch-pin management style restaurants often have, has made restaurant cultures more vulnerable and volatile than ever. If your restaurant is suffering from cut staff, low morale, or ineffective training, you've come to the right place. Join Harlan Scott of Harlan Scott Hospitality, learn how to get back in control of your restaurant and your operation back on autopilot.

How Event Professionals Can Cope With Imposter Syndrome

Event Manager Blog

Event planning has always been stressful. But with the challenges of the pandemic, event professionals are now experiencing more feelings of self-doubt, leading to growing concerns about imposter syndrome. Fortunately, planners are not alone, and there are ways to cope.

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Holiday Event Planning: Your Ultimate Guide

Eventbrite UK

Holiday event planning is a huge part of most creators’ responsibilities and often dictates the way you plan your events throughout the year. There’s a lot of competition around the festive season especially, which means it’s important for your event to stand out from the rest. In the past few years, we’ve seen a focus […]. The post Holiday Event Planning: Your Ultimate Guide appeared first on Eventbrite UK. Eventbrite Holidays Marketing Social Media

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Navigating the Latest COVID-19 Policies

The Castle Group

As we head into one of the busiest travel days of the year, it is important to understand the ever-changing guidelines surrounding COVID-19. We know that the holidays can already be a stressful time, so we have broken down and simplified the latest requirements to help you navigate the process.

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