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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


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


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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What to Do When a Guest Drinks Too Much and Other Holiday Event Tips


At a holiday party for about 500 guests (mostly men in suits), Val Combet, event director for Los Angeles-based Next&Neat

How to Get Feedback from Event Attendees


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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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.

Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

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


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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Is Your Event Experience Big and Bold?


Redefine your event experience with big ideas, big impact, and big results. At Hartmann Studios, we deliver big!

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How to email all attendees of your event


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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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.

Panic Mode – 5 Things to Consider if You Lose an Annual Sponsor

Expo Pass

(4 Minute Read). Panic Mode – 5 Things to Consider if You Lose an Annual Sponsor. Chances are if you are hosting an event, you plan to rely on sponsorship to generate a lion’s share of your revenue.

Washington's Top 100 Events 2018


The political landscape in D.C. has been anything but business as usual this past year, halfway into the Trump administration

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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The Future of Augmented Reality at Events


There is no question that Augmented Reality (AR) is one of the hottest topics in the technology industry right now and for a good reason. The new technology has a huge impact on almost every industry and brands are going all-in with experimenting with mobile AR to increase brand engagement.

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7 Cyber Monday Hotel Deals for Groups (and You)

Smart Meetings

Why This Brand Served Smoothies From a Gas Pump


Playing off the idea that food is fuel, Daily Harvest, a direct-to-consumer brand that delivers organic, plant-based meals on a

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Planning an Amazing Event: 9 Tips to Do It Perfectly

Hubilo Blog

Planning an event has never been easy. Without following the due process practices, you could end up messing up with the entire process. This can affect your mission and your brand, so it is crucial to have a tactical checklist that will guide you throughout your planning.

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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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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.

14 Psychedelic Ideas From a Summer of Love-Theme Benefit


An event theme based on the Summer of Love isn’t a new concept, which is why for the latest iteration

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Event coordinator’s skills essentials: don’t panic during Wi-Fi failure on a Hackathon


While dealing with events for thousands of people it’s hard to avoid surprising plot twists. Is negligence to blame for unexpected problems at the events? Surely, not everything can be foreseen the mistakes happen and often it’s the human factor that leads to the biggest fails at events.

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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).

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.

10 Festive New Venues for 2018 Holiday Parties in Los Angeles


With planning for corporate and office holiday parties under way, these new and recently renovated Los Angeles venues provide suitable

How Social Media is Impacting Exhibition Stand Designs


Social Media has infiltrated every area of modern life and exhibitions are no different. Every one attending or presenting uses social media in some way. One of the benefits of social media for business is its speed: you can test concepts and ideas quickly to see if they work.

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.

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 improve sales and marketing during an event? Build a Buyer Persona!


In today’s market companies focus their actions on defining specific needs of the prospects. A Buyer Persona, often associated with sales departments only, can be now named the best method to increase sales.

25 Creative Hackathon Ideas


Inspire your next hackathon with these 25 creative hackathon ideas. Featuring examples IBM, TechCrunch, IBM and more. Hackathons are a great way to increase brand awareness, engage with your community and source top tech talent. They can also serve as drivers of innovation within your own company.

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