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How To Live Stream Your Event – Whiteboard Wednesday

Endless Events

Welcome to the first Whiteboard Wednesday! In our inaugural episode we are teaching you how to live stream your event! Live streaming events is super popular and for good reason! You can expand your reach and capture new audiences.

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Swag Done Right. The nuances of giving away freebies

GEVME

Be honest. How much free stuff do you throw away when it’s your turn to be the attendee? And worse, for the stuff you don’t throw away, do you remember who gave it to you—or even care? When gift bagging is done right, it has a great ROI and potential for brand awareness.

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Experiential Marketing Technology: An Event Planner’s Guide

EventMB

This is a sponsored post written by Kaitlyn Tatulli, Marketing Assistant at Aventri. More information about Event Manager Blog’s sponsored posts. Arguably, one of the hottest job areas today in the meetings and event industry is experiential marketing.

Embracing DIBs: Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging at EventMobi

Eventmobi

MaRS research results on the state of diversity, inclusion, and belonging (DIBs) in Toronto’s tech sector were released last month. MaRS works with an extensive network of partners to help entrepreneurs launch and grow the innovative companies that shaping the Canadian and global landscape.

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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.

Planning The Perfect Incentive Travel Event: Learnings from APSC 2018

Hubilo Blog

“An incentive event, also sometimes known as an incentive program or incentive trip, is a planned event or trip that is used to encourage people to achieve a specific business goal.”.

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10 New Chicago Venues for Fall 2018 Meetings and Events

BizBash

Here's a look at new Chicago eateries, drinking spots, hotels, conference areas, private rooms, and other spaces available for events

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Event App Security: Access & Data Privacy Best Practices

Eventmobi

If there’s one phrase that causes event planners to lose the most sleep—besides “The speaker dropped out!” —it’s it’s probably “data protection”, especially when it comes to event app security.

How a Last-Minute Destination Change Maximized Event Attendance Numbers [Case Study]

EventMB

This is a case study sponsored by Meetings + Conventions Calgary. More information about Event Manager Blog’s case studies.

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BizBash Announces Finalists for the 2018 Event Style Awards

BizBash

Leading event production agencies, brands, and tech companies are among the finalists for the BizBash Event Style Awards. For the

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The perfect speaker briefing

Gallus Events

There is a direct correlation between how well a speaker is briefed and how good the conference will be. The better the briefing the better the content. And therefore the better the conference. So how do you design the perfect speaker briefing? How are you briefing your speakers.

Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

21 Creative Ideas for Corporate Stage Design

Endless Events

Do you need some fresh inspiration for corporate stage design? Is it time you discovered a new approach for that annual conference or general session? Then you’re in luck! We’ve searched around the globe to put together a list of creative corporate stage design ideas worth a look!

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200 Event Catering Ideas (2019 Edition)

EventMB

Food and beverage are likely one of your largest areas of expense as an event planner, and it’s also one that’s the most challenging. With expectations rising each year it’s important that your event catering surprises and delights, as well as nourishing your guests.

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Podcast: What Planners Need to Know About Event Technology Now (Episode 117)

BizBash

Hosts: David Adler, Beth Kormanik. Guest: Adam Parry. In this episode of GatherGeeks, David Adler, C.E.O. of BizBash, and Beth

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National Theatre launches smart caption glasses providing ‘always on’ captioning to NT audiences

Event Industry News

The National Theatre today launches smart caption glasses, which will transform access to theatre for audiences with hearing loss. This ground-breaking new service has been developed with the NT’s Partner for Innovation, Accenture.

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Hubilo’s First Live Twitter Chat – Productivity and Creativity in Event Planning

Hubilo Blog

Twitter is one of the most widely used social media platforms where people tend to express their opinions on several trends and topics. A platform such as Twitter is a great way to host discussions about any industrial topic or trend or news that has gained popularity.

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6 Tips to Packing Your Bags for Lightweight Travel

Smart Meetings

Packing bags simply and efficiently is one of the major challenges for planners, and it is becoming more of a necessity as airlines continue to increase prices for checking bags.

15 Colorful Ideas From Summer Benefits

BizBash

From a yellow “red” carpet to British plaids, here are the ideas, themes, and event designs that grabbed our attention

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How to use different types of user generated content to enhance storytelling of employer branding event

Eventory

In the article, we will raise three issues in the field of digital marketing. The first issue includes various types of user-generated content. The second, is storytelling, and the third is building content around an event.

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Event Tech Awards teams up with Evessio

Event Industry News

Organisers of the Event Technology Awards (ETA) called in software specialist Evessio to develop the awards’ 2018 edition site [ [link] ] and to reflect the quality of the brand. “We

4 Feel-Good Benefits of Outdoor Meetings

Smart Meetings

The days of boxed-in, windowless meetings are officially a thing of the past. Attendees want access to nature—whether it’s strolling along a park-like setting or spending time by the water.

Survey: What Keeps Meeting Planners Up at Night? And Other Essential Destination Research

BizBash

Safety and security top the list of concerns for today's meeting planners, according to a new survey from Development Counsellors

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10 Tips for Planning a Great Training Session

Bizzabo

Training sessions happen all the time and while they may seem second nature for some, only a few training sessions are insightful, meaningful and effective. Follow these 10 tips for planning a great training session for a flawless next event.

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Using Event Tech The Right Way

Endless Events

How are you using event tech at your events? Automation and real-time tools can help you a lot, letting you save between 13-25% on your event. On the front end, you can enjoy more engagement for less labor by allowing attendees to handle part of the logistics themselves.

Hotel Strikes Widen to San Francisco

Smart Meetings

Nearly 2,500 Marriott hotel workers at seven downtown San Francisco properties walked off their jobs Thursday morning, threatening to disrupt the city’s busy fall convention season. According to San Francisco Chronicle , several dozen picketers marched outside The Westin St.

Q&A: Catching Up With Nonprofit Planner Ryan Zynger

BizBash

Ryan Zynger is the founder of Zynger Events, a Los Angeles-based firm with national clients including Facebook, Equality California, and

Guest Blog: Can we achieve genuinely sustainable events?

Event Industry News

By Nick Marks, Found of Ecobooth. Nearly two years ago I was asked to create a ‘sustainable event’ by one of the world’s largest banks in the form of a trade show booth and the truth is I didn’t know where to begin.

The Long Tail of Live Events and the 5X Rule

doubledutch

In statistics, the term “long tail” refers to a particular distribution pattern in which several high frequency items are followed by a much larger number of decreasingly low frequency items. Event Strategy

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Market Trends Point to Strong Growth for Meeting Venues

Smart Meetings

The revenue per available hotel room (RevPAR) across the conference and meetings market is predicted to grow by 3.5 percent by the end of the year, thanks in large part to a sustained rise in occupancy numbers and daily room rates, according to a new report.

10 New Los Angeles Venues for Fall 2018 Meetings and Events

BizBash

Here's a look at new Los Angeles eateries, drinking spots, hotels, conference areas, private rooms, and other spaces available for

IET celebrates women in engineering with an exciting new exhibition

Event Industry News

A thought-provoking new exhibition is launching at IET London: Savoy Place which will celebrate and showcase women in STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics). The launch coincides with Ada Lovelace Day Live! which recognises the most inspirational women in STEM. .

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Running Club Nights Abroad – A Guide for Promoters

Eventbrite

Got a great idea for a club night? Want to run it somewhere sunny? The opportunities are there, says veteran club promoter, Dexter Jones. Dexter cut his teeth running parties for club and bar workers in Ibiza before moving to Croatian island, Pag, to capitalise on its burgeoning party scene.

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Guide: Event Email Marketing 101

Attendease

Email marketing is one of the most powerful online marketing strategies you can use to promote events. By sending well-crafted marketing emails you can regularly check-in with your audience, increase registrations, secure sponsorships and speakers, and grow your event brand.

10 New Boston Venues for Fall 2018 Meetings and Events

BizBash

Here's a look at new Boston eateries, drinking spots, hotels, conference areas, private rooms, and other spaces available for events

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How to Start A Home-Based Catering Business

Caterease

It's an exciting time for caterers. Consumer spending is on the rise as of the end of August 2018. With a rise in consumer spending, comes a rise in catered events. This success is inspiring many people to start their own catering business.

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Marvel’s Avengers S.T.A.T.I.O.N. to open at ExCeL London

Event Industry News

The MJR Group, one of the world’s leading entertainment providers, is set to open Avengers S.T.A.T.I.O.N.