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11 Rules to Host a Successful Hybrid Event

GEVME

You may have heard somewhere or from someone that it will be a while until large live events could be a thing again. With so many restrictions and preventative measures to quell the effects of COVID-19 worldwide, virtual events became the new norm for the event industry.

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Responsibility In Events: What If Someone Gets Sick?

Endless Events

Over the years, event profs had to ask themselves many questions. These were anything from “what AV company should I hire” to “what color palette should I choose” and beyond.

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The danger of our drive to make sense

Conferences that Work

In our natural desire to predict the future and make good decisions, we must always stay mindful of the danger of our drive to make sense. Nick Chater and George Loewenstein propose that evolution has produced a ‘drive for sense-making’. They argue that sense-making…. …is

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FAQs About Registering for Events with Time Slots

Picatic by Eventbrite

Many event creators on Eventbrite choose to set up events with time slots. Here are some frequently asked questions about how to register for these events: Can I register both myself and others? Eventbrite allows you to register for multiple time slots.

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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.

10 Virtual Conference Best Practices to Elevate Your Production Quality

Eventmobi

If 2020 has one silver lining, it’s that the industry now recognizes the advantages of online virtual events.

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2021 Event Design Trends With Nick Borelli!

Endless Events

New year, new trends! That’s right, Endless Events is back at it with the best content to help you navigate the 2021 landscape. And to kick things off, we have a brand new episode of #EventIcons.

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FAQs About COVID-19 Vaccination Events

Picatic by Eventbrite

Eventbrite is currently exploring how our platform can best support the effort to increase access to vaccines. As part of that effort, we’ve compiled some of the most common questions about COVID-19 vaccination events: How do I find out where I can get a vaccination?

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Lessons Learned From Planning Singapore’s First Hybrid Event

PCMA Convene

“[WiT Experience Week] was such a golden opportunity to do something [in-person]. People were yearning to be together,” said Yeoh Siew Hoon, founder of Web in Travel (WiT), a multimedia platform focused on travel, technology, and Asia. Yeoh Siew Hoon is no stranger to taking big leaps.

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The Day Of: Things to Do to Prepare for Your Virtual Event

Attendease

Virtual events are part of today’s new normal. In fact, the virtual event platform market is predicted to skyrocket, with Travel News Daily reporting how enterprises are now pivoting towards hosting virtual events instead of in-person ones to adapt to the changes brought about by the pandemic.

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Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

6 Career Fairs That Went Virtual… And what they did to help attendees connect — and get hired.

Expo Pass

(3 Minute Read). Looking for a job. Networking. Interviewing. Preparing for meetings. Taking meetings. Submitting CVs. Reading CVs. Hiring. It’s all hard work! And doing it all from a virtual setting sounds like even more hard work.

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13 Questions to Use to Quickly Capture Attendee Feedback

ePly

Depending on your event, it can feel just as busy to those attending as it is to those producing it. Conferences, for example, tend to pack a lot of activity into a little bit of time, so there isn’t much spare time for attendees to give their feedback.

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Taking Meetings and Exhibitions on the Road

PCMA Convene

The Italian Society of Anaesthesia, Analgesia, Intensive Care, and Resuscitation (SIAARTI) turned its annual meeting into a traveling event that included educational content and meetings with experts, health managers, local administrators, and sponsors in socially distanced settings.

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Tech Mergers Could Simplify Virtual Meeting Management

SmartMeetings

Cisco’s announcement in November that it was buying the virtual interaction company Slido may have been a foreshadowing of event tech mergers to come in 2021 according to event tech experts. That could be good news for meeting professionals looking for new features and end-to-end solutions.

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Restrictions into Opportunities: How to Make Your Restaurant Succeed

Speaker: Patrick Cottrell and Joe English

Whether your state allows outdoor dining, takeout only, or a little bit of both, we're here to help. Join Patrick Cottrell and Joe English from Sculpture Hospitality, for a webinar on Jan. 26th, and get your restaurant to thrive in face of pandemic restrictions

4 Major Trends for the Event Industry in 2021

Event Industry News

It’s hard to predict what exactly will happen with events in 2021, but we do know that some trends created in 2020 to enhance safety and prevent the spread of the coronavirus will continue into the new year. Here’s a look at the top four trends for the events industry in 2021: Catering.

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How to Design an Attractive Virtual Stage for Your Online Event

Eventtia

As the centrepiece that combines all the different parts of the online attendee experience into one, the virtual stage has a big say on the success of your online events. Event Planning

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Hubilo + Mmhmm, The Perfect Combo To Infuse Your Virtual Events With Magic!

Hubilo Blog

Hubilo’s annual Town Hall, Hubicon 2020, was held on 28th December, 2020, and it was different from usual this time, thanks to the mmhmm app. We are all eventually shifting to virtual realities, and online meet-ups and webinars form a crucial part of this space.

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How to Monetize Engagement for Virtual Sponsors and Booths

All Seated

As any event organizer knows, sponsors are often a driving force behind a successful event. Creating a valuable sponsorship package – and successfully showing monetization – has long been a challenge for both organizers and sponsors.

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CMOs Pivot to Virtual Engagements to Drive Business in the COVID Economy

Speaker: Mike Damphousse, Managing Partner of Category Design Advisors and Founder of Green Leads

Business as we know it is never going to be the same. Working from home has become the norm, conferences and meetings are going online, marketing budgets are being shifted, reduced or put on hold – it's time to adapt. Join this insightful and informative webinar with Mike Damphousse, Managing Partner of Category Design Advisors and Founder of Green Leads, who will discuss how businesses can be resilient during these challenging times.

Government-backed cancellation insurance “critical” for UK festival comeback

Event Industry News

Uncertainty prevailed at a Live Music Festivals Committee meeting this morning, with industry representatives calling for a clear message about when, and if, it will be safe to reopen; to start selling tickets for outdoor events in 2021.

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Bizzabo Named a Best Place to Work in NYC

Bizzabo

The Bizzabo team is honored to have been voted as one of Built In’s Best Places to Work in New York City for 2021. Following on the heels of our $138M Funding Announcement in December of last year, we are thrilled to kick off the New Year with another exciting announcement.

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Virtual Events Take Center Stage in the New Normal

Hubilo Blog

Winds of Change. One of the collective shared experiences of 2020 was watching numerous events get cancelled; from corporate meetings, workshops, and local events to global annual trade shows, conferences, job fairs and the like.

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4 Tips for Better Internal Virtual Events

SmartMeetings

Client satisfaction starts from within… conquer your internal virtual events.

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Game-Changers 911™: How to Change the Event Game in 2020

Speaker: John Storm, President, BrainStorm Network

In this webinar, we’ll use a sampling of case studies, tools, techniques, and strategic stories to help you identify game-changing opportunities within your company and the world of events, and then brainstorm ways to capitalize on these ideas. Get ready to change your game in 2020!

Lift off for the South Coast Events Forum

Event Industry News

From every challenge comes opportunity. Set against a backdrop of the most challenging year in the event industry’s history, the South Coast events community has pulled together to create the South Coast Events Forum (SCEF).

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Nick Borelli Joins Allseated! 

All Seated

Industry veteran, Nick Borelli, has joined the Allseated team bringing his passion for enhancing attendee experiences and supporting those who design them. Nick’s new role as Director of Marketing Growth will take advantage of his authority in the worlds of virtual and face to face gatherings.

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The Benefits of Hybrid Events

MeetingPlay

We've all heard the saying, "You can't have your cake and eat it too. When it comes to hosting an event, however, you can have it both ways. Say hello to the hybrid event. Event Planning event tech virtual event Hybrid Events

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Unlocking the Potential of Virtual Events for Exhibitors [E-book]

Hubilo Blog

Shifting the event venue from physical to virtual may appear daunting at first, but with strategic planning that is backed by data and analytics, virtual events can surely help you and your exhibitors meet many of the same event goals.

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Why Smoking Costs Employers More Than They Realize

Your employees are smoking, and at a cost of $7,000 per year for each employee who smokes, that adds up - fast! This free report will show you how an effective cessation program pays for itself.

Top Apps for Events

Event Industry News

Covid thinking took just about everything off the high street and into the ether. Event apps were there already of course but the very best of them have progressed over the last 10 months to provide for the virtual world and to prepare for a hybrid future on the other side of the pandemic.

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Attendees at This Virtual Event Wanted All Work and No Play

PCMA Convene

Though the International Association of Forensic Nurses offered moments of interactivity throughout its 10-week virtual event, attendees were primarily focused on acquiring continuing education credits.

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18 Stunning Experiential Design Ideas for Your Event

eventplanner

Attendees crave novelty. Our brains are wired to pay attention to new information or forms of expression. If you're using the same old settings and designs for your event, chances are your guests will stop paying any attention

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