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How to Leverage Your Event App for Sponsor Promotion?

Hubilo Blog

An event app is one of the most profitable investments for event organisers. This one resource adds multi-faceted value to your complete event. From making the event more convenient for attendees to increase audience engagement, your event app does a lot of different things that can benefit you.

Poaching: How You Can Prevent It

Smart Meetings

The event planning industry has a poaching problem. Although in recent years incidents of hoteliers luring event participants outside the room block have decreased, a majority of event professionals still say they have been victimized. Fortunately, some preventative methods can be taken.

Do Phones Belong in Meetings? There’s No Black-or-White Answer

PCMA Convene

Author Liza Kindred says that phones should be put away during meetings, but only sometimes. Photo courtesy Liza Kindred). Earlier this year, Convene sent our newsletter readers a one-question survey: Should we ask attendees to put away their phones?

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The top educational meeting format

Conferences that Work

What’s an Ideal Meeting? April 2018, Meetings and Conventions Magazine Do you incorporate participatory sessions into your events?

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 email all attendees of your event

GEVME

When organizing events such as conferences, concerts, seminars, trainings, etc., a great deal of work falls on the shoulders of the event managers. And then there are the event announcements to consider.

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EventMobi’s 150 Days of Action: Sequoia, Alexander, Leo & Slava’s Volunteer Story With Free Geek

Eventmobi

Volunteering with 150 Days of Action. Here at EventMobi, we live and breathe technology, so it was only natural for members of our engineering team to volunteer with Free Geek Toronto.

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How to Reinvent the Conference Format for the Modern Era

Picatic by Eventbrite

There’s no doubt that conferences are one of the most popular event types in the business world. But just because demand is high doesn’t mean success is guaranteed. Pulling off a wildly successful conference like Dreamforce, for example, takes a lot of hard work — and a total shift in mindset.

How to Get Feedback from Event Attendees

GEVME

Event attendee feedback gives you an opportunity to see your organisation from a fresh angle, to highlight its weak points, and to identify competitive advantages. Feedback from the client is more than free event consulting; it is primarily a guarantee of both the company’s and EO’s growth.

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Case Study: Planners and Attendees Win at Gamification During MICE Club LIVE

Eventmobi

Gamification is one of the biggest buzzwords of the event tech industry. Pretty much everyone likes to play. Games have a certain addictive quality – but why? Besides the obvious incentive to win rewards like prizes, there are a number of reasons.

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Venue Hire in London: The Top 25 Event Spaces for 2019

EventMB

Discover the top 25 evsent spaces in London for 2019. Conference venues, private venues, modern conference venues, and more. London is an international hub for ideas, innovation, and creation. Rightfully so, some of the top venues in the world are found here.

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Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

6 Event Video Examples to Inspire Your Event Marketing

Picatic by Eventbrite

This is a guest post by Megan O’Neill, Senior Content Marketing Manager at Animoto. In 2018, 95% of events that used video said it was effective. Yet 57% of events still aren’t using video, according to Eventbrite’s 2019 Pulse Report.

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How to email all attendees of your event

GEVME

When organizing events such as conferences, concerts, seminars, trainings, etc., a great deal of work falls on the shoulders of the event managers. And then there are the event announcements to consider.

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Guest Blog: How to measure app data, pre and post event

Event Industry News

Event Tech Live. Event Tech Live is an educational forum that provides a platform for industry professionals to come together and immerse themselves into the world of event technology. I had the pleasure to speak on a panel discussing ‘ how to measure app data, pre and post event’.

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Event Venues Singapore: The Best for 2019

EventMB

This is the only list you need for the top venues for events Singapore. Find the best choices for conference spaces, corporate venues, affordable rooms, large function halls, and party venues in Singapore. Singapore is quickly growing into one of Asia’s hit-list destinations.

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How Eat Drink SF Makes the Most of Their Marketing Budget

Picatic by Eventbrite

Most events teams are small but mighty machines: 45% of event teams are made up of 2-5 people. Eat Drink SF is no exception. Their team runs lean, with a lean marketing team that attracts over 8,000 foodies and 120 restaurants to its flagship festival every August.

7 Cyber Monday Hotel Deals for Groups (and You)

Smart Meetings

Agency Spotlight: INVNT

Event Industry News

This article is brought to you in association with Macroart. Agency Spotlight, the latest addition to the Event Industry News site, profiles the top of the pyramid, the design and creativity behind brand activations, experiences, exhibition USPs and the greater live event model.

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The Top 25 Beijing Hotels for Events in 2019

EventMB

We’ve compiled the best Beijing hotels for your conference, corporate meeting, private party, or special occasion. Ranging from luxury destinations to affordable hotels, discover the best the city has to offer.

The Events Expert Interview Series #28: Miguel Neves

G2 Planet

We have been interviewing expert event professionals in our industry, sharing their insights, advice, and unique experiences. This week we spoke with Miguel Neves, who describes himself as a curious creator and caring curator of computerised content and conscious connector of charismatic characters.

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An EIC Conclave to Elevate Them All

Smart Meetings

At the end of three days of learning and exchanging business cards at Sheraton Birmingham Hotel for Events Industry Council ’s CMP Conclave 2018 , there wasn’t a dry event-professional eye in the house.

Colleges & Universities to Meet in the Southeast

Unique Venues

The thrill of going back to school is not just for kids. Plenty of meeting planners are choosing to host meetings and events on college and university campuses as well for numerous reasons.

Event Venues Washington DC: The Top 25 for 2019

EventMB

Searching for an event venue in Washington DC? EventMB has you covered for the city’s best corporate and private event venues. Choose between cheap event spaces, party venues, mansions, and more.

Hyde Park Winter Wonderland partners with the Google Assistant

Event Industry News

Hyde Park Winter Wonderland, London’s premier festive event, has announced a new partnership with the Google Assistant and Google Pay to create an immersive new visitor experience. For the first time in the event’s history, the 41 pods on the iconic observation wheel will be equipped with devices powered by the Google Assistant; a digital voice assistant that will enhance the visitor experience.

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7 Smart Moves at Hilton Quebec & Velas Resorts

Smart Meetings

Jean-Francois Lincourt Hilton Quebec appoints Lincourt general manager. He was most recently hotel manager of Fairmont Copley Plaza, Boston.

NPR Host Terry Gross Offers Advice on Making Better Conversation

PCMA Convene

Terry Gross, host of NPR’s “Fresh Air,” says every conversation should start with “Tell me about yourself.” ” (Photo courtesy WHYY).

The 25 Best Las Vegas Venues for 2019

EventMB

All the best options for Las Vegas venues in one list. Choose between the top banquet halls, concert venues, clubhouses, party rooms, and more. What happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas. But the impact of your next event shouldn’t have to.

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Festive flooring at magical Bury St Edmonds Christmas Market

Event Industry News

The award winning Bury St Edmunds Christmas Fayre (22 to 25 November 2018) is now in its sixteenth year and continues to thrive in popularity.

Caesars Palace Gets ‘Vanderpumped’

Smart Meetings

Caesars Palace is partnering with reality television royalty. Lisa Vanderpump is opening Vanderpump Cocktail Garden inside the Las Vegas hotel in early 2019. “It It has always been a dream of mine to see our brand in lights at the iconic Caesars Palace,” the Bravolebrity says.

How to Woo and Retain Sponsors

PCMA Convene

Planners are learning that such relationships can boost financial gains plus drive attention and attendees to an event. By Jack Carter, Untangled. Being able to strike up successful professional partnerships is one of many skills event planners must have in their repertoire.

Conference Venues Sydney: The Top Choices for 2019

EventMB

A suitable venue is a necessary component of a successful conference. Choose from the top 25 conference venues in Sydney, including hotels with conference facilities, affordable event spaces, and unique venues.

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Twickenham Stadium unveils state-of-the-art East Stand

Event Industry News

Twickenham Stadium has opened its state-of-the-art East Stand, unveiling an enhanced hospitality offering for meetings and events that will immerse event planners in an even greater destination experience.

7 Smart Moves at Kimpton Goodland, Grand Velas Los Cabos and More

Smart Meetings

More: 7 Smart Moves at Four Seasons, Visit Music City and More. Zachary Jellson Kimpton Goodland in Goleta, California, welcomed Jellson as general manager. Most recently, he was a member of the guest experience team at Kimpton Corporate.

5 team-building activities to evoke extreme enthusiasm

Plan Your Meetings

Team-building activities have gotten a bad rep in recent years. Even the mention of the term can quickly result in snarky comments or at least eye-rolling from employees. And honestly, who can blame them—team-building activities are often dull, awkward and, in the end, useless.

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The 25 Best Venues for Events in Japan for 2019

EventMB

Find the best event venues in Japan, including 5 star hotels, traditional event venues, and special event locations. We’ve covered the top event venues in Tokyo and beyond. Ancient traditions and modern amenities coexist in this timeless country.

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VR – Short and Long Term Trends at Oculus Connect

All Seated

The VP of AllSeated’s R & D department recently had the opportunity to attend Oculus Connect 2018 in San Jose, California. He had such a wonderful experience and learned so much that he wanted to share his thoughts on the conference in today’s blog post! .

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