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Take Your Offline Event Online

GEVME

A lot of things have changed within the last few months. Business events and events, in general, will not be the same. It’s becoming clear that there will be a new normal. Event organizers scramble over this new event industry reality. .

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Designing Events For Introverts

Endless Events

Even though most events are now going virtual , designing events for introverts still remains a relevant topic. And arguably, it becomes even more important. It’s a matter of fact that virtual events make the experience more accessible to a larger number of people.

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18 Outdoor Dining Experiences Your Guests Won't Forget

eventplanner

Enjoying a lovely meal outside can be a delightful experience. Your attendees will never forget how it felt to eat at a beautiful table with simple and nature-inspired decorations and be surrounded by enchanting views

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Leadership, Events, Shackleton, Survival, and Hope

Conferences that Work

If you missed David Adler ‘s & my closing keynote Leadership, Events, Shackleton, Survival, and Hope at Untethered2020 , you can watch it at the end of this post.

2020 156

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.

Henley Festival replaced by ‘drive-in party’

Event Industry News

A music festival cancelled due to coronavirus will be replaced by three “drive-in” events.

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Content Strategy for Virtual Events | 5 Lessons from Adobe Summit 2020

Marketo Events

We all have those moments that stand out in our careers. Our dream promotion, succeeding at tackling a massive project; just something that brings back that feeling of seeing your report card hung on the fridge with pride.

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It’s Our Responsibility to Show Up and Be Better

Picatic by Eventbrite

A note from our CEO, Julia Hartz on Wednesday, June 3, 2020: We are in a critical moment. This outcry for action stems from a movement for racial equality and justice that has spanned generations, and our silence and inaction have fueled the discriminatory flames of oppression for too long. I do not want my […]. Eventbrite

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How to Live Stream an Event in 2020

GEVME

Live event video streaming is an excellent way to reach a broader audience and to make your event content more accessible to more people.

2020 156

Do Temperature Checks Really Make Your Event Safe?

EventMB

Thermal testing to screen people for a Covid-19 infection has been employed by many large companies to scan their employees before they enter the building. Could it be the answer to event organizers’ prayers or is it just a placebo safety measure?

2020 181

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.

Virtual Happy Hour Ideas: Entertain Attendees & Get The Party Rolling!

Endless Events

Ladies and gentlemen, it’s finally time we talk about virtual happy hour ideas. So far on the blog, we’ve been discussing many topics related to virtual events.

2020 101

It’s Our Responsibility to Show Up and Be Better

Picatic by Eventbrite

We are in a critical moment. This outcry for action stems from a movement for racial equality and justice that has spanned generations, and our silence and inaction have fueled the discriminatory flames of oppression for too long. I do not want my voice to be centered in this conversation on racial injustice, because I […]. Eventbrite

2020 150

3 Reasons Hybrid Events Are Here to Stay

Glisser

Case in point: Hybrid events are becoming increasingly popular since they seamlessly fuse physical engagement with live remote participation.

2020 96

New Research Opens Up For Faster Event Industry Comeback

EventMB

New research in Italy, the epicenter of the European Covid-19 outbreak, potentially reconfigures the comeback of the event industry. If confirmed, better news may be on the way. Dr. Alberto Zangrillo is the head of the intensive care unit at the San Raffaele hospital in Milan.

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Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

How to Think About Monetizing Digital Events

PCMA Convene

Derrick Johnson, CMP, DES, joined Tally Management Group (TMG) in early May, with one particular focus: helping current and prospective client partners take their in-person meetings online in response to the COVID-19 crisis. Derrick Johnson, CMP, DES.

2020 97

15 Virtual Event Sponsorship Ideas: Get Creative!

Endless Events

Last week, we explained how to deal and package your virtual event sponsorships. And today, we continue, with a second article about virtual event sponsorship ideas. Yes, convincing sponsors to be a part of your virtual event might seem like too daunting of a task.

Whiskey Bravo Productions anounce major Oktoberfest events

Event Industry News

• Three-day extravaganza billed as one of first big post COVID-19 lock-down events. Cloud based technology to provide cashless bar and ticketing service. Brighton’s biggest and best Oktoberfest is set to return later this year for three days of beer, food, music, and Bavarian fun.

2020 96

Black Event Industry Leaders Call for Action

EventMB

The event industry is suffering from inaction and a lack of representation. We spoke to four black leaders and they gave us a plan to change that. At EventMB, diversity and inclusion in the event industry is a topic that we hold very dear to our hearts. In one way or another, we have added […].

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[Free Guide]: How to Run Virtual Events with Confidence

Virtual events open up a whole new world of possibilities for engaging your attendees. This best practices guide will help you make the most of your online conferences, summits, keynote presentations, and more.

Free Meditation Apps for Event Planners on the Go

SmartMeetings

Event planning has often been cited as one of the most stressful jobs out there. Pile a global pandemic on top of that and it is a miracle that planners are still going strong. While we know you are resilient, hard-working and capable, everyone could use a little calm, especially now.

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National Coalition of Black Meeting Professionals Chairman: ?Our Nation Is at Odds?

PCMA Convene

Jason Dunn, chairman of the National Coalition of Black Meeting Professionals, addresses social unrest and protests sparked by the murder of George Floyd by a police officer.

2020 91

Virtual Event Production Team: What Does It Look Like?

Endless Events

So, we’ve been talking about virtual events a lot later, but we were yet to tackle the virtual event production team. And yes, virtual events also involve a production team! Sure, you can just choose a platform and roll with it.

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How Venues and Event Planners Are Collaborating to Find New Ways Forward From Covid-19

EventMB

The extremely trying first half of 2020 has tested the relationships between event organizers and their venue partners. Here's a look at how they've been handling the flood of cancellations and what changes may result from the pandemic.

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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.

A Message from our CEO

Attendease

A message from Attendease CEO Todd Heintz on behalf of the Attendease team. As a Canadian Company with the vast number of our customers in the United States, we are deeply saddened by the recent murder of George Floyd and by the social unrest currently besieging America.

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Podcast: Pioneering Digital and Online Events

Event Industry News

Joining the podcast this week is William Thomson, author, event consultant and head honcho at Gallus Events. The digital and online event world is new territory to many event professionals, but William started his digital event journey more than a decade ago.

2020 78

When Will In-Person Events Return: Recognising The Tipping Point

Endless Events

When will in-person events return? That’s been the question on everyone’s minds since the rug was pulled from under our feet. As an industry, we’ve gone through some troubled times in the past. But nothing has tested our motivation and persistence quite like the COVID-19 pandemic.

2020 81

The Future of AV in Corporate Events: Trends to Navigate Uncertain Times [Free Report]

EventMB

The world has seen some dramatic changes in the last six months, and the impact on events has been massive. Event professionals in every corner of the industry are adapting to a new normal and pivoting to remain profitable.

2020 97

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!

3 Totally Valid Emotions You May be Feeling if Your Wedding Has Been Postponed (and how to deal with them)

EventSource

Planning a wedding can take over your life, especially as the date draws nearer. If you, like many other couples, were in the home stretch before COVID-19 hit, and your wedding has been postponed, you are likely feeling a lot of different emotions right now.

2020 77

How to reset your attendee acquisition amidst a crisis

Event Industry News

By Kimberly Hardcastle-Geddes, chief marketing strategist at mdg. Over the past couple of months, the world has changed in significant, unprecedented ways. As such, the approach to building live event audiences must change in significant, unprecedented ways.

2020 79

5 Ways to Move Forward, From the Design-Thinking Community

PCMA Convene

IDEO’s Business Pivot Challenge report identifies five “opportunity areas for business adaptation” after the pandemic that suggest ideas for the events industry, too.

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