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Presenting at Webinars: What Speakers Should Know


Being asked to present at a webinar can be an exciting and nerve-wracking experience. Whether it’s your first time presenting to an audience, or you’re a seasoned in-person speaker, presenting virtually can introduce challenges.

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Event Tech and the Life Cycle of Events

Planning Pod

When I set out to write this blog post on event tech, my mind was living in the “during” phase of the event life cycle. Think virtual event spaces, live streaming, virtual reality…all of which are obvious hot topics and play a huge role in the direction of the events industry.

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20 Proven Tips to Promote An Events in 2022


Looking to promote an event in 2022? Here are 20 proven tips to help you get the word out there! From social media campaigns to hosting a conference, these tips will help you get the most out of your upcoming event. Why promote an event? Here are three compelling reasons!

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Reimagining the Conference Experience: Four Areas to Pay Attention to Now

Event Farm

To ensure that your attendees return to your conference year after year delivering a memorable event experience is key.

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Download 7 Exceptional Event Email Templates for Driving Attendee Engagement

Write winning event emails in minutes! Relying on decades of social science research and more recent behavioral data, we’ll show you the science-backed methods to creating a wildly successful event-marketing email campaign for almost any situation. Download the eBook today!

Event Attendance Stalled at 65 Percent Post-Pandemic: As Good As It’ll Get?


Skift Take: The floodgates have opened, and travel is back, but where have all the event attendees gone? A number of factors have grounded them and kept attendance well below pre-pandemic levels. Andrea Doyle Read the Complete Story On Skift Meetings.

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How to Secure Your Event in the Face of Rising Active Shooter Incidents

Smart Meetings

Gun violence in the United States is, unfortunately, a reality every event planner must confront. The number of people killed in mass shootings has risen from 272 in 2014 to 692 in 2021. As of July 4, 2022, there have been 320 mass shooting deaths already this year.

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Caveat Emptor: Is Event Planner Certification Worth the Investment?

Skift Meetings

Skift Take: There are more certificates for event planners than ever before. The question is, are they a real measure of competence? And is the more rigorous certification process worth the time, effort, and money? Julie Moline Read the Complete Story On Skift Meetings. Event Management

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Bizzabo Cuts a Third of Staff as Event Tech Braces for Downturn


Skift Take: When one of event tech’s largest providers makes the difficult decision to cut almost a third of its staff it sends shivers down the spine of everyone working in the sector. Miguel Neves Read the Complete Story On Skift Meetings.

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15 Years Of Endless Events: Let’s Celebrate!

Endless Events

Endless Events has recently celebrated its 15th birthday and we’ve decided to mark the occasion by hosting a very special #EventIcons episode in which our listeners could ask us any questions they want about Endless’ past, present, and future.

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A Master's Guide to B2B: How Listening to Your Customers Can Grow Your Business

Speaker: Adam Dorfman, Head of Product Growth at Reputation & Michele Bettinazzi, Customer Experience Manager at PeakMade Real Estate

Improved marketing conversion, happy customers, and faster growth - that’s only three things that can be accomplished by just listening to your customers. Customer feedback is an extremely invaluable tool to keeping retention high, attracting new business, and improving the general operations of your business. The question is - how do you capture all this? Join Adam Dorfman, Head of Product Growth at Reputation & Michele Bettinazzi, Customer Experience Manager at PeakMade Real Estate, for this essential discussion on the ins and outs of brokering the optimal customer interaction.

Pride Month Roundup: Seven Experiences That Celebrated and Supported the LGBTQ+ Community

Event Marketer

This year’s Pride Month (June) marked the return of many live event campaigns designed to celebrate and advocate for the LGBTQ+ community after two quiet Pride seasons triggered by the pandemic.

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SpotMe partners with Ai-Media, a global leader in technology-driven live captioning, transcription, and translation services

SpotMe Blog

LAUSANNE, Switzerland, July 5, 2022 — SpotMe, the leading B2B event marketing platform is pleased to announce a new partnership with Ai-Media, a global leader in technology-driven live captioning, transcription, and translation services today. . “We

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30 Ways to Keep Event Employees Engaged With Corporate Social Responsibility 


Skift Take: Current staff shortages make it more important than ever to keep employees happy in the workplace. Corporate Social Responsibility programs (CSR) have the potential to improve connection between team members and show that companies want to make a difference, and not just make a profit.

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TWT: Survey Says Pent-up Demand for Meetings Conflicts with Corporate Cuts

Smart Meetings

Editor’s note : This Week in Travel (TWT) is your essential guide to smoothing the road from here to there for your attendees and yourself.

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Negative Reviews & Online Feedback Happens - But Where Do You Go From Here?

Speaker: Adam Dorfman, Head of Product Growth at Reputation and Jeremy Shubitz, Director of Marketing at Bosley

Responding to online negative feedback can be challenging. What should you say? What should you not say? Should you even respond? In today's, your customers will be not only your biggest advocates but also your biggest critics. However, negative feedback can offer actionable insights to build a stronger product and customer experience.

Can We Rely On Event Platforms For Audience Engagement?

Endless Events

The Event Brew squad is tackling a complex topic today; a topic most event planners have contemplated in the last two years. It’s time to talk about audience engagement on event platforms!

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Creator Spotlight: Black History Walks

Eventbrite UK

Frustrated by the lack of diversity within London’s walking tours, Tony Warner launched his own. Fifteen years later, he oversees a packed calendar that also includes bus and boat trips, expert talks and film screenings.

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Cannes 2022 Photo Tour: Brand Activations on the Croisette

Event Marketer

The Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity descended upon the south of France in person last week, after a three-year hiatus, to honor some of the marketing and advertising industry’s most outstanding work.

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Meetings and Conventions Are Back in 2022—Here Are 4 Ways They’re Changing

Smart Meetings

It seems like not so long ago that everyone was talking about the death of meetings and conventions. There’s no doubt that the global Covid-19 pandemic shook up the industry and left event professionals wondering what the future would hold.

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Dive Into Your Inventory Data (and Add Substantial Profits to Your Bottom Line)

Speaker: Ian Foster, Sculpture Hospitality Regional Director West Coast

In this seminar, Ian Foster will discuss the basics of inventory management, including tips on how to get inventory right and how to evaluate your food and pour costs. Ian will examine the best ordering practices from our clients. Finally, he’ll share some case studies showing how well designed inventory control can uncover hidden losses from over-pouring and lost sales that will result in several thousand dollars of extra profit every month.

Cross-team Collaboration — the Most Overlooked Event Strategy

Convene by PCMA

Cross-team collaboration can help an organization fit all the pieces together to create a must-attend event. Your next annual meeting, conference, or trade show has the potential to be the most successful event in the history of your organization.

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Meetings MBA: Emotions Drive Motivation


Do your recognition programs tap into (or ignore) feelings? Did you know the words motivation and emotion both come from the same Latin word movere ( meaning “to move” )? Even if you didn’t, the connection makes immediate sense. When we feel good, we feel motivated.

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8 Elements For a Sponsorship Proposal That Will Win in 2022


Event sponsorship is a powerful marketing tool that can help promote your brand and attract new customers.

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Lessons from a Harmonious Return to Meeting in Anaheim

Smart Meetings

At the end of last year, National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) was facing a tough decision.

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Maximize Your Profit Margins

Speaker: Shawn Imbeault and Geoff Loukes, Sculpture Hospitality

In the past year, we've learned that maximizing margins can determine whether your restaurant stays afloat when times get hard. Join Shawn Limbeault and Geoff Loukes, in this master class that will take you through the best practices of maximizing your margins, From FOH to BOH.

Don’t Let Climate Change Blow Your Event Away

Skift Meetings

Skift Take: Hurricanes, tornados, wildfires, floods, and other weather events are realities event professionals must plan for. A detailed disaster preparedness plan is key. Vincent Alonzo Read the Complete Story On Skift Meetings.

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Pitch Perfect: Tailoring Your Story Pitch to Different Platforms

The Castle Group

358…4,571…14,356. What are these? They represent the numbers of unread emails I have seen recently in friends’ inboxes as we all try to keep up with the seemingly endless number of requests that flood our computer screens each day.

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Part 2: Six Digital Marketing Strategies to Promote Your Next Event

Special Events

Part 2 in enriching the experience of your target audience, from the moment the event is announced right up to the doors closing

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Plan a Disability-friendly Event with this Local Accessibility Guide

Smart Meetings

Many event planners look for destinations with good food, local culture and plenty of leisure activities for attendees. However, accessibility for wheelchair users isn’t always factored into the equation.

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Restaurant Management Masterclass

Speaker: Harlan Scott, Founder of Harlan Scott Hospitality and Industry Restaurant

Due first to necessary staffing cuts, extreme safety protocols, and now the need to rehire against outsized government stimulus, unemployment benefits and wage requirements, managing and staffing have become the most urgent conversation in restaurants today. This, adding on to the lynch-pin management style restaurants often have, has made restaurant cultures more vulnerable and volatile than ever. If your restaurant is suffering from cut staff, low morale, or ineffective training, you've come to the right place. Join Harlan Scott of Harlan Scott Hospitality, learn how to get back in control of your restaurant and your operation back on autopilot.

Conference Compass share 5 features of their Virtual Event Platform

Event Industry News

We don’t want to bring up COVID anymore. But when talking about the event industry in 2022 and how necessary virtual platforms are for events, we need to discuss the lessons COVID has taught us. And why we must use these lessons when organizing events. So what did we learn? Anything can happen.

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Hybrid Events: Where the Best of In-Person and Virtual Intersect


Discover the benefits of both in-person and virtual to appreciate why hybrid events are needed for today's environment. The post Hybrid Events: Where the Best of In-Person and Virtual Intersect appeared first on Pathable. Event Planning event technology Hybrid Event

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Wellness Check for Spaces & Places

Special Events

Use this wellness checklist to guarantee a health-conscious event

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