Sat.Oct 20, 2018 - Fri.Oct 26, 2018

5 Simple Things You Can Implement Now to Get More Volunteers Later


Having enough volunteers can mean the difference between a nice event and a wildly successful one. Though, they're not always easy to find and the last thing you want to do is rush around recruiting at the last minute.

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How to Calculate Event Venue Capacity


Choosing a venue for an event is one of the key decisions when planning an event. The main thing is to have a variety of venues to choose from.

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3 Best Ways of Using Online Marketing to Attract Event-Goers

Meeting Application

High attendance is considered an indicator of an event’s success but gathering an audience may pose a challenge. You can face it with strong marketing and solid promotion, making the venue full of enthusiastic and engaged attendees.

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Experiential Marketing: 100 Inspiring Examples (2019 Edition)


It’s all about the experience these days: attendee experience, speaker experience, user experience, and especially experiential marketing. Experiences create connections and connections bring people back, making your event super successful.

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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.

The Future of Event Sponsorship

Event Planning BluePrint

Today’s event sponsorship is not passive. It’s active, engaging and succeeds because of human interaction. Ask yourself: what booth or company would you choose to visit at an event? The one who just hangs a banner or the one you can interact with? Most likely you’ll go for the latter.

Best 5 Event & Conference Registration Desk Ideas


There are dozens of nuances to consider when planning an event. Too often, event organizers forget about online pre-registration or setting up their desk. An effective event registration table is the very first point of contact to welcome and interact with the recently arrived attendees, which is why these tables require outstanding organization. What is an event registration desk? The registration desk or an event registration table is the heart of all conference-related issues.

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How Airbnb is Moving into the Meeting Space


Considering that it has dramatically affected the worlds of transportation and travel, the shared economy is something today's meeting and event planners should be paying attention to, especially with Airbnb's recent push into the meeting space. Meetings Management featured

Mag-nificent: The Alternative to Photo Booths for Events [Review]


Mag-nificent is a tool for attendees to create branded event photos via an app and take away a magnet or printed photo as a souvenir. Here is our review. Mag-nificent: What Is It? Mag-nificent is an app-based alternative to photo booths at events.

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Show Me The Money! Saving $ for Your Next Event


When it comes to event planning, who doesn’t love saving a little money for your budget? However, that can be easier said than done when it comes to actually figuring out realistic ways to limit your spending.

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Live From IMEX 2018 – #EventIcons Episode 135

Endless Events

In this special episode of #EventIcons, we are coming to you live from IMEX 2018. PACKED with 23 #EventIcons (yes, you read that right 23 industry heavyweights!). If you aren’t familiar with IMEX it is THE place to connect as an event prof.

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Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

The Unlikely Lads: The story behind Burberry’s “Dirty Great Scaffold”

Event Industry News

Featured Image: Matt and Graham, 2018. This September, in the centre of Burberry’s flagship London store a “dirty great scaffold” has been unveiled, built to showcase designer Riccardo Tisci’s new Autumn collection.

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Grub Stub: The Event Catering Management Solution [Review]


Grub Stub is the web-based meal management system to manage catering more efficiently at your event. Here is our review. Grub Stub: What Is It? Grub Stub is an automated meal management system that will save time and money and reduce food waste for events and festivals of all sizes.

20 Outstanding Event Marketing Examples


Inspire your event strategy with these 20 event marketing examples from leading brands. Featuring examples from leading brands like Apple, Glassdoor, Marketo, Space X and more. Events are more than just stuffy meetings and crowded exhibition halls.

Networking Games: 8 Effective—and Fun—Networking Activities for Your Next Event

Endless Events

Events are all about creating connections—connections between attendees, connections between an organization and its members, connections between a brand and its audience. No matter the industry, networking games are one of the best ways to connect a community.

Leverage Event Surveys to make Your Next Event a Big Hit

Hubilo Blog

Conducting a business event is your ultimate opportunity to assess various aspects of your company, interact with your target audience, enhance your presence in the industry, hook in potential customers, evaluate current market trends, and formulate new strategies to better your performance.

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52 Keys to Event Planning. In case you missed it.

G2 Planet

Featured Customer Success Stories What Goes on at an Event Running your Event Marketing Department

Sandy Hammer named Top Event Management Influencer by Fit Small Business

All Seated

(New York City, October 25th, 2018) Sandy Hammer has been named a Top Event Management Influencer by Fit Small Business. Hammer provides outstanding event management advice and suggestions to her over 49,200 Facebook, 16,400 Twitter, and 6,000 Instagram followers.

Venues in Western Canada

Unique Venues

Nature’s bounty is alive and well in Western Canada.

The Impact of TCS Tax Policy on Event Ticketing in India

Hubilo Blog

As per Statista , event ticketing in India brings about a revenue amounting roughly to US$1,223m in 2018. Revenue is expected to show an annual growth rate (CAGR 2018–2023) of 17.8%, resulting in a market volume of US$2,779m by 2023.

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Events Have Just Reached the Moon

G2 Planet

It's hard to imagine anything that is more futuristic looking in events these days than 3-D Projection Mapping. This technology adds a dimension you must see to believe. Customer Success Stories Industry Observations What Goes on at an Event

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REM Promotes Lily Brimble to Senior Project Manager

Event Industry News

REM has promoted Lily Brimble, after three and a half years with the company, to the role of Senior Project Manager, October 2018.

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How to Save on Hotel WIFI – Whiteboard Wednesday Episode 4

Endless Events

We are seeing a common and alarming trend that hotels are charging exorbitant amounts to use their WIFI for your events. Sometimes this number can be well into the thousands, but you have options and you don’t always need to layout $30k just to have event WIFI.

8 of the Biggest Event Marketing Mistakes That Brands Have Made


Making mistakes is a normal and expected part of life, but what happens when marketers make event mistakes that go viral for all the wrong reasons? From lackluster product reveals to hefty legal fines, check out our list of 10 event marketing offenders.

The Four Best Events Industry Podcasts You Should be Listening To

G2 Planet

What's the most effective way for event professionals to keep up with trends and learn new information: blogs or podcasts

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9 Unconventional Wedding Catering Ideas


Are you tired of typical wedding catered meals? Looking for something a little different than the others? Is your wedding in an area that has a limited amount of caterers with a few caterers offering the same options?

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2018 Platinum Choice Winners Announced

Smart Meetings

Distinguished hospitality partners earn coveted Smart Meetings honor. After much voting and decision-making, the 15th annual Platinum Choice Award winners have been selected by the Smart Meetings magazine judges.

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10 Event Ticket Types to Sell Out Your Next Conference


Learn how to drive registrations and attract the right kind of people to your conference with this guide to event ticket types. Every conference organizer strives to achieve sold-out status on their event.

The Events Expert Interview Series #24: Pat Ahaesy

G2 Planet

We've been interviewing expert event professionals in our industry, and sharing their insights, advice, and unique experiences. This week we spoke with Pat Ahaesy , who has over 25 years of experience planning and implementing corporate and non-profit conferences and special events

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How to blow Millennials’ minds with experiential marketing


The generation of Millennials is contributing to the changes of approach to many fields of everyday life. The same applies to the marketing industry.

NAEC Stoneleigh announces partnership with Evolution Dome

Event Industry News

The NAEC Stoneleigh has today announced a new partnership with Evolution Dome to become the official temporary structure supplier to the venue.

Economic Impact of Meetings Industry Tops $1 Trillion

Smart Meetings

The business events and meetings industry drives $1.03 trillion of direct spending into the global economy each year, according to the preliminary findings of a new report from Oxford Economics released at IMEX America in Las Vegas.

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NEWS FLASH: AT&T 5G roll-out is imminent.

G2 Planet

We just picked up this news from Engaget. 5G technology will very likely revolutionize events, again.

Tech Tuesday: Must-Have Onsite Badge Solutions for Events


The days of pre-printing badges and sorting through thousands of guest names during event check-in are over! Onsite badge printing solutions have replaced these tedious and time-consuming traditional methods.

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Bigger reach for Launchpad Stage at Event Tech Live 2018

Event Industry News

The Launchpad & Start-up Stage at Event Tech Live is the exception to the show’s content continuity model. Day one will see the platform feature demos from exhibitors in the room while day two, alongside slots for competition finalists to present to a judging panel – going for gold, silver and bronze ratings – there will be a series of ‘Start-up’ oriented sessions. Dynamic Projection, Will Humans be replaced by technology?

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8 New Year’s Eve Drinks to Replace Champagne

Smart Meetings

Champagne has been the drink of royalty going back to the 1800s. In fact, Winston Churchill once said of World War II, “Remember gentlemen, it’s not just France we are fighting for, it’s Champagne.”. It is the go-to beverage for toasting the new year.