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Control versus freedom at meetings

Conferences that Work

How can we design the optimum balance between control versus freedom at meetings? First, let’s get one misconception out of the way. As I wrote in 2010: The reality is that you never had control to begin with, just the myth of control. You’ve been kidding yourself all these years.

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Slam dunk virtual sales kick off (SKO) ideas

Expo Pass

Every sales team had to innovate like crazy this year. It wasn’t easy, but teams all across the world dug deep, got creative, and came up with some amazing solutions to reach their sales goals.

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How to Wow Potential Online Event Sponsors

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Securing online event sponsorship is more important than ever, but it can be a little trickier than finding sponsors for an in-person event.

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The Best Virtual Event Platform for 2021: Introducing the New EventMobi Virtual Space

Eventmobi

Over the past ten months we have witnessed the complete digital transformation of live events.

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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.

Business as Unusual: Shifting Live Events to Digital and Hybrid Experiences 

GEVME

It’s challenging times now, something which humanity never predicted. A lot of industries have been affected due to lockdowns, restrictions and containment zones by governments across the world. The event management industry is one of them, in fact, one of the most affected ones.

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The Best Free Ways to Market Your Event

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You’ve put a lot of time, resources, and money into planning your event — now you have to make sure it’s well attended so that all of that hard work pays off.

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Breaking: SXSW 2021 Goes Virtual with Swapcard

Event Age by Swapcard

SXSW is taking its 2021 event virtual and has chosen Swapcard , the leading AI-powered engagement and matchmaking platform for premium events, as the official event platform

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Business as Unusual: Shifting Live Events to Digital and Hybrid Experiences 

GEVME

It’s challenging times now, something which humanity never predicted. A lot of industries have been affected due to lockdowns, restrictions and containment zones by governments across the world. The event management industry is one of them, in fact, one of the most affected ones. . Why has this transformation occurred? Well, the very essence of an event is when people accumulate at a place for a purpose, interact, network, learn and have a good time.

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2021 Event Trends: The Only Guide You’ll Need!

Endless Events

We’ve been teasing it for a while, but the time has come to introduce our 2021 event trends guide! So, 2020 was…a year. Presented with more challenges than ever before, the events industry was forced to do a complete 180. But now that a brand new year has arrived, so have new questions.

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Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

Keep Calm and Keep the Kids Busy: Online Events Help Us Make It Through These Winter Months

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A new year brings a renewed sense of optimism, a fresh start, and maybe even new healthy habits. Although 2021 hasn’t exactly brought the fresh start many were hoping for, we must remember to take care of ourselves and those around us.

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Building the National Association of Realtors’ First-Ever All-Digital Event

PCMA Convene

The National Association of Realtors created a “plaza” in Zoom to simulate a walk-in at a face-to-face meeting. The clock in the upper right corner counted down to the start of the event.

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Consumers Demand Hybrid Experiences

GEVME

The functioning of events has changed over the years. Events have always been of great significance with the primary aim of bringing together people and entertaining them. However, events have changed over time and are not the same as they were a decade back.

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8 Enticing Virtual Date Ideas for a Socially Distanced Valentine’s Day

Eventbrite

Let’s face it: special occasions haven’t been the same since March 2020, but that doesn’t mean you should let lockdown restrictions cancel your Valentine’s Day.

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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

Event center software: How Camrose Regional Exhibition saved 480 hours a month and two salaries using our tools

Planning Pod

If you run an event venue, you know that your business can’t afford to waste time and resources with inefficient manual processes and lengthy workarounds.

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The Complete Step-by-Step Festival Planning Guide for 2021

InitLive

A lot of work goes into planning a festival, from setting your goals to securing a workforce to making it all happen. In particular, this year will require even more planning and preparation to ensure that everyone has an amazing and safe experience at your festival.

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Consumers Demand Hybrid Experiences

GEVME

The functioning of events has changed over the years. Events have always been of great significance with the primary aim of bringing together people and entertaining them. However, events have changed over time and are not the same as they were a decade back.

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Silver Linings: Inspiring Pandemic Career Moves

SmartMeetings

Lessons from hospitality professionals who found new ways to thrive career moves. The National Hurricane Center defines a Category Five storm as one with winds of 157 mph or higher.

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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.

Beyond Hybrid: Repackaging Your Conference Content

PCMA Convene

PCMA is offering a CL On Demand registration for select sessions from Convening Leaders 2021. Repackaging your conference content is one way to offer value to your members, says Dave Lutz, CMP.

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Top Trends

Tigris Events

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Best Virtual Speaker Kits: The Video & Lighting Edit!

Endless Events

A couple of weeks ago, we began our mini-series on the best virtual speaker kits. And the first episode was all about sound. What are the best microphones speakers can use to deliver top-notch presentations? As usual, our hosts Brandt Krueger and Will Curran did a deep dive into the subject.

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Toronto Wedding Planners Share Their Favourite Weddings from 2020

EventSource

If 2020 taught us anything, it’s that no matter what life throws at us, love will always prevail.

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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!

How to Market Yourself as a Contracted Event Planner

ePly

If you’re a contracted event planner, whether it's for colleges, weddings, or a corporate setting, you know that marketing yourself is half the job. Your clients won’t just come to you; you have to put in marketing efforts to attract your ideal clients. Now.it’s

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Experimenting With Virtual Reality

PCMA Convene

Morningstar used VR to demonstrate a spirit of experimentation at its Morningstar Investment Conference (MIC). The Enterprise Wearable Technology Summit (EWTS) is an eight-year-old event dedicated to business applications for virtual- and augmented-reality headsets and other tech wearables.

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How to Promote Events on Instagram and Boost Attendance

InitLive

Successful event marketing starts with finding out how to reach your target audience. What channel do they spend the most time on, and what are they looking at when they are there? For most event coordinators, the best place to reach their target audience is Instagram.

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Six Tent Rental Companies in the GTA

EventSource

As we navigate our way through this pandemic, many are turning to outdoor, tented events to host their special events. In fact, it’s a pretty safe bet that we’re going to continue seeing a whole lot more outdoor weddings and events taking place, particularly as the weather warms.

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CHS Group has announced the rescheduling of its 2021 Shows in Leeds and Birmingham

Event Industry News

Emma Cartmell commented: Like many other event organisers looking to run live events at the moment, this has been another agonising decision.

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Experts Predict What Weddings Will Be Like in 2021

All Seated

After what feels like an eternity, we’re finally leaving 2020 in the dust and moving forward to (hopefully!) much greener pastures. However, with that will come an onslaught of formerly-postponed weddings and even more unique trends to make weddings more accessible than ever before. .

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Could MultiPOD Concept Kickstart Physical Meetings?

SmartMeetings

We can be certain of two things. Firstly, the power of human connection will drive us together again; and secondly, that meetings will restart small and regional , and then grow in scale. Regional will be followed by national and finally global attendance. But what if we could kickstart that process?

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Google Analytics: 5 Myths Event Pros Believe About Google Analytics

Special Events

Google Analytics is the most powerful platform for gaining insights regarding how well your website converts traffic into inquiries. It allows you to maximize your presence on all of your channels

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