Sat.Mar 07, 2020 - Fri.Mar 13, 2020

Go Forward, Cancel, Postpone, Wash Your Hands, Rinse … and Repeat

Velvet Chainsaw

The disruption to the live events industry due to the Pandemic COVID-19 is unprecedented and impossible to escape. With the mixed messages coming at us from so many different perspectives, it is difficult to gain clarity.

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CDC Recommendations That Could Impact Your Event


COVID-19 has gained a firm foothold in the US, and planners are navigating the treacherous waters between outbreaks and Trump’s European travel ban. Meanwhile, the CDC has released an interim guide to help event professionals get their events ready. Here are the highlights.

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The Show Must Go On: Rethinking Event Risk Assessment


In an unprecedented display of unity, event associations are working together to offer planners support and resources to handle the ramifications of the coronavirus outbreak. But can the show really go on? It’s hard to say yes.

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Pricing Transparency & Its Importance In The Events Industry

Endless Events

Pricing transparency is one of those hot topics in the events industry. And while everyone knows its importance, not everyone is willing to talk about it. Or to acknowledge that there are plenty of underlying issues related to it.

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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!

8 Benefits of Using Mobile Member & Event Management

EventBank Insights

When you have an organization that runs events and/or has members to take care of, it can be tough to handle everything when you’re likely on-the-go or running around an event floor hours before an event begins.

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We’re working together to support our Nashville community

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Nashville is home to around 1,000 Eventbrite and Postmates employees, making it an important city not just for the two companies, but for the many customers they serve.

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Need to take your event online NOW?

Gallus Events

We know that there has been a trend for event organisers to take their events online.

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Grow Your Event Sponsor Opportunities with 8 Activation Ideas


Offering functional experiences for sponsorship is one of the most straightforward ways to ensure high brand exposure that really stands out from the sea of logos while providing real value for both attendees and corporate sponsors alike. Global corporate sponsorship reached $65.8

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7 Events for Green Color Scheme Inspiration


As an ode to St. Patrick's Day, try your luck at tackling a green color scheme with ideas from these vibrant 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.

How to Host an Online Event or Webinar That Live Event Attendees Will Love

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As anyone in the event industry knows, no amount of planning can predict the weather, a venue or artist cancelation, or — as we’re currently dealing with — a global pandemic. When unexpected setbacks derail your event, a contingency plan will help you decide your next move.

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Managing the impact of COVID-19 on your events and conferences – a free webinar


COVID-19 is impacting the event and meeting planning industry. The virus has meeting and event planners very nervous. Some say the effect may surpass the damages to the hospitality and meeting industry resulting from the September 11 attacks.

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Insurance Companies Limit Event Coverage for Coronavirus


If you’re thinking about adding coronavirus coverage to your next event’s insurance policy, you’re already too late.

We pledge our tech against Coronavirus: 8 ways to fight the disease


More and more people are being reported as infected with the COVID-19 virus which causes the Coronavirus Disease. As many communities all across […]. The post We pledge our tech against Coronavirus: 8 ways to fight the disease appeared first on

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Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

How Innovative Wellness Events are Marketing in 2020

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Tiffany Wright calls Oakland, California, a “social impact space.” So what better place to launch an event for black women to come together and have meaningful discussions in a nurturing environment? The “Black and Beautiful Women’s Brunch” was the first event thrown by Wright’s social enterprise, Coco Coalition. The organization has now gone on to […]. Resources and Tools Instagram Marketing Wellness Events

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5 Awkward Questions Your Guests Might Ask (and How to Answer Them)


When you’re planning a wedding, you may think that you have thought of every question that could possibly come up and have provided this information either on your invites or your wedding website.

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Virtual Events Will Be Key in 2020  – Here’s How to Transition Yours 


In recent days we’ve seen some of the largest conferences and summits in the world decide to move to virtual events. Microsoft, Google, and even presidential candidates are switching formats in light of COVID-19. Thinking about converting your upcoming event into a virtual format? Great idea!

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Switching to a Virtual Event? Here’s What You Should Know

Event Age by Swapcard

The events industry has found itself facing a unique challenge. Due to COVID-19 (coronavirus), many global events have been canceled, postponed or have decided to go virtual.

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Organizing events with millennials in mind


Millennials or Generation Y as others like to call them, were born between 1982 and 2000. In the US, millennials represent half of […]. The post Organizing events with millennials in mind appeared first on

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DBpixelhouse calls for more support for the event industry amid coronavirus

Event Industry News

Event production company, DBpixelhouse, is lobbying the UK government to offer more economic support to businesses and individuals in the event industry. It has been met with praise from the industry so far, gaining 11,500 signatures within 15 hours of going live. It now has over 25,000 signatures.

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5 Hidden Wedding Costs and How to Avoid Them


The words, “we are 100% going to stick to our budget!” have been uttered by nearly every couple who decides to get married, and more often than not, they don’t. Part of the reason for this is hidden costs associated with planning a wedding.

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Coronavirus: How Events Organizers Can Combat the Crisis

Event Age by Swapcard

What is COVID-19? Event Community

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Business Travel Sector to Take a $820 Billion Virus-Related Revenue Hit: Survey


A man wearing a face mask passes by empty ticket counters at the Daegu Airport in Daegu, South Korea. The coronavirus outbreak has caused a sharp slowdown in global business travel as more companies suspend or cancel travel due to Covid-19 concerns.

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Join TOGETHER and be STRONG – Let us be a contingency network in times of uncertainty

Event Industry News

IELA passionately believes in the considerable social and economic power of face-to-face exhibitions and events and remains committed to the industry.

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Emily and Mark’s Sweet Doctor’s House Wedding


If you’re looking for some modern romance with a dash of traditional elegance, then look no further than Emily and Mark’s stunner of a wedding at The Doctor’s House.

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InitLive COVID-19 Guarantee


The COVID-19 outbreak has impacted the events industry around the world in a major way. In this time of uncertainty, the InitLive team is here to support you and your event planning requirements. Events all over the world are being canceled and postponed to try and contain the spread of COVID-19.

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New Jersey May Make It Legal to Bet on Esports Events in Bid for Tourism Dollars


This March 31, 2017, photo shows a competitive video game tournament underway at Caesars casino in Atlantic City, N.J. In March 2020, a New Jersey state Assembly committee advanced a bill Thursday, March 5, 2020, that would explicitly allow for betting on esports tournaments.

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Chancellor eradicates business rates for hospitality sector in new budget

Event Industry News

Chancellor Rishi Sunak presented the annual budget yesterday (11 th March) where he announced that tens of thousands of firms in England’s hospitality sector will not pay business rates in the coming year.

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Nicole and Luke’s Colourful Wedding at the Distillery’s Airship 37


Looking for a wedding that’s the perfect balance of bright and airy with whimsical and urban elements? Look no further than Nicole and Luke’s beautiful big day.

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How to Get Approval to Increase Your AV Budget

Endless Events

If you’ve come to this blog looking how to increase your AV budget you are in the right place! There are many reasons you might feel you need to increase your AV budget. Maybe it’s to improve the quality of your staging, lighting or sound.

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Potential Coronavirus Links Lead to Cancellation of Golf, Cycling Events


The Milan-San Remo race has been postponed. Pictured are cyclists on March 23, 2019. kaysgeog / Skift Take: Exchanges of fist bumps and kisses are being discouraged among athletes in various sporting events. No word yet on traditional pats on the butt, however.

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EVENTIT to go ahead despite outbreak of COVID-19

Event Industry News

Scotland’s leading annual showcase for business event professionals will go ahead as planned, helping to support the Scottish events industry.

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