7 Huge Event Planning Trends Spotted at MPI WEC 2018


Professionals often attend industry events to improve their craft and network with peers. But for an event planner, it’s also an opportunity to “borrow” (read: steal) creative ideas for their next event. Tech trends: creative ways to inspire audience interaction.

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How to find the best event app in 2019 for me?


The paradox of choice – Too many event apps. Did you know that there are over a hundred different types of event apps currently available in the market? This article aims to help you get through the event tech noise and find the event app that’s best for you.

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A Comprehensive Walk-Through Your Mobile Event App

Hubilo Blog

We have talked about it time and again, event technology has come a long way since its inception. Introduction to a Mobile Event App. The most used technologies by event planners are photobooths (45%), event apps (44%) and live streaming tools (44%).

Brandt Krueger & Will Curran’s Favorite Event Apps

Endless Events

Event apps have opened some fantastic doors for everyone in the industry. In general, technology has been a top-notch ally to put together world-class events! And because Event Tech Podcast is all about, well, tech, today’s episode is a very special one.

Stay Connected: A Complete Guide to Conference Event Apps

Endless Events

Conference event apps are a must for any conference in today’s world. Adding conference event apps to your next event will create accessibility with content, notifications, feedback, and everything else you will need to communicate with your attendees.

Signs You Need Event Tech Support at Your Event


Recently, I got the chance to work in event technology services. We call it an ‘onsite’: working event tech support for one of our client’s events. With polls and surveys, the results are available instantly—through the backend of the app.

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The Best Event Apps for Every Type of Event: 2019 Edition


Mobile event apps are no longer a nice to have for big events — they’re expected by attendees. Here are the best event apps to go with. The post The Best Event Apps for Every Type of Event: 2019 Edition appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog.

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The Evolution of Event Tech – #EventIcons Episode 102

Endless Events

The evolution of event tech and the evolution of event planners go hand in hand. Technology has completely changed the role of an event planner. In today’s world, you need to be a great event planner. Will Curran of Endless Events ( @itswillcurran ).

Maximising Sponsorship Opportunities with an Event App


Author’s Note: This post is based on a seminar that Jack Tattersall, Senior Account Manager at Guidebook, hosted at Event Tech Live (November 2018 in London). Your event app isn’t just for your attendees, it’s a channel for your sponsors to get the results they’re looking for.

Summary of Twitter Chat on Sustainable Event Planning

Hubilo Blog

As we near the end to this year, event planners and event professionals across the globe pledge to make events more sustainable and adhere to the concept of Green Events. What comes to your mind on the first thought of planning sustainable events? .

PCMA Spark/s Conversation for Tech-Savvy Event Planners


The PCMA’s Canada West chapter has organized a half-day education and networking event, the first of its kind and, hopefully, the first in a long line of legacy events. The half-day conference will bring together event planning and event technology professionals along the likes of Tahira Endean , Roger Haskett , Shannon Desouza , and QuickMobile’s own Jason Philipchuk , to share their expertise. What Your 2018 Event App Will Look Like.

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55+ Event Planning Resources From Event Experts


If you're responsible for event organizing or marketing, you are probably over-stressed, constantly busy and lacking the resources you need to learn and grow as a professional. We have a solution for you — this guide to awesome and free event planning resources. Event roadshows.

10 Essential Music Festival Tech Gadgets


Here we look at 10 essential music festival tech gadgets festival goers are relying on to create a better experience and highlight the benefits for events. However, not all of that responsibility lies with the event manager.

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Top Event Tech Trends in 2019 – #EventIcons Episode 143

Endless Events

We are bringing together arguably the best minds in the #eventtech and social spaces to talk all about the top event tech trends in 2019. And now for the main topic in the episode below, 2019 Event Tech Trends! Today’s episodes is one of our favorites of the year.

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Free Event Planning Tools To Make Work Easier

Endless Events

Who doesn’t love a free event planning tool? One of the best free event planning tools an #eventprof can use are templates. You can avoid missing crucial event details, reduce the stress of recreating something from scratch, and hit the ground running from day one.

Event Planning Checklist?—?The Concise Version

Hubilo Blog

Event planners are generally in a major rush to plan and organize an event in a proper way minimizing errors. They have to face many event management challenges and overcome the hurdles to make an event a boon! It includes all the questions like why the event?

How Custom App Platforms can Streamline Enterprise-Level Event Management


Enterprise-grade events may have an array of objectives ranging from building connections to announcing an organizational achievement. The challenge is to cope with the hassles of managing the attendees, exhibitors, and the event as a whole. What is a custom event app platform?

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Fundamental Event Planning Tips: These Never Go Out of Style


“Best practices” and “event planning tips” come in all shapes and sizes. Here at Guidebook, we share a lot of strategies for planners from tech tools to try, sponsor package ideas , and specific event marketing timelines. While we work to include these in our plans every time, they can be easy forget. If there’s one event planning tips article you read this year, let it be this one! The takeaway event planning tip?

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7 Tech Tools to Help You Plan Better Events


When it comes to event planning, it’s always guaranteed that you can expect to experience a certain amount of stress. What comes to mind as you think of stressful situations when planning and executing your events? Maybe you’ve had problems with the venue equipment or catering services, or your attendees had a difficult time navigating their way through the event and finding session rooms. How do you plan better events?

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Event Planning Guide 2019


What is event planning? Event Planning Guide. In this guide, we talk through a basic event planning template, what it means to be a planner, and how event management software can simplify your processes. What is Event Planning? A plan.

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AI to Make Event Planning Space Future Ready


AI is shaping the future of the event planning by introducing some much-needed changes, like, offering hyper-personalized recommendations to planners, to help them choose the right event venues or to connect with right vendors etc. The event industry is no different from others.

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Event Planner FAQ: App Content Management for Your Event


It can get a bit complicated , but for an event planner, content management means making sure that attendees get access to the right documents and collateral, at the right time, whenever they need. This can be a tall order during the ruckus of an on-going event, which is why most event planners use some sort of content management system (CMS) at their event. With that said, we know you have questions about app content management at your event.

How Custom App Platforms can Streamline Enterprise-Level Event Management


Enterprise-grade events may have an array of objectives ranging from building connections to announcing an organizational achievement. The challenge is to cope with the hassles of managing the attendees, exhibitors, and the event as a whole. What is a custom event app platform?

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What’s Your Event App Missing?


. What Attendees Are Looking for in an Event App. Events play an important role in any marketing effort and a successful event means higher ROI and an increase in attendee engagement. But what’s an event’s best friend? An Event App.

How to Choose an Event App in 2016


(Editor’s Note: For a comprehensive guide to choosing an event app, check out The Event App Buyer’s Guide. This free eBook will walk you through the process of evaluating an event app – plus provide you with the Event App Scorecard to give you an objective way to rank your options with a numerical score. Shopping around for a new event app company–or thinking of switching? New to event apps?

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Tips for Corporate Event Planning, Enterprise Marketing, and Getting Event Sponsors

Endless Events

Top-level corporate event planning requires a certain skill set to pull off. You need to get sponsors to foot part of the bill for the event. You also need to do enterprise event marketing and take your management, analytics, and execution to a higher level.

Digital Innovation At Events – #EventIcons Episode 106

Endless Events

In the in events industry data is the new gold. Wouldn’t you love to get inside your attendees minds to better your event? With digital innovation at events now you can. They will discuss digital innovations in events and how to use technology to enhance engagement.

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15 Ways to Use Beacons to Support the Event Experience


After winning “ Best Use of Wireless Technology ” at the Event Tech Awards, we thought we would share some interesting use cases for beacons technology that we have seen at meetings and events. Sure we could talk about heat mapping and traffic flows, but in this post we want to focus on some innovative ways to use beacons in support of the event experience. However, there are plenty more ways that you can use location technology to support the event experience.

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7 Reasons to Use Multilingual Event Tools


Subscribe to the blog to stay up to date on event tech trends and best practices, or contact us to see how your next event app can be suited to any variety of attendees. When you’re planning on hosting global events, there’s one key element that you simply cannot overlook: not everyone speaks the same language. To address this challenge , your technology tools, including mobile event apps , play an important role in bringing people together.

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Top 10 Event-Tech Trends for 2019

Hubilo Blog

The events industry is stepping into the future with certain innovations already on their way to becoming mainstream. Events are now quite a tech-driven affair. Event technology has developed leaps and bounds in past years. Read up more on facial recognition for events.

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Help Attendees Network like a Boss at Your Next Conference


Networking is the number one reason execs attend conferences; here are 8 event networking tools to help you give them what they want. The post Help Attendees Network like a Boss at Your Next Conference appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog.

The ABC’s of Event Planning


Planning an event may seem overwhelming, but we’re here to tell you that, if you take a deep breath, you’ll see it may actually be as easy as ABC. Learn the ABC’s of event planning today. Without content, what is your event even about?

Event Planning Software Can Change the Way You Plan Events


Event planner.” ” It’s a broad term that can be used to describe someone who plans a small birthday party for ten or someone who plans a multi-day conference for 350,000. It isn’t enough to get an event right, it has to be perfect. Event Website.

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2019’s Biggest Event Tech Trends

Endless Events

Event tech trends are evolving faster than ever before. These giant leaps forward impact and shape the way we execute and plan events. The event tech trends we are listing today are being used everywhere at events and behind the scenes in planning. Below you can watch Will Curran of Endless Events , Alex Plaxen of Little Bird Told Media talk all about their favorite 2019 Event Tech Trends at GOWEST. Event Automation.

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5 Ways Tech Can Reduce Stress for Event Planners


Event planning is not easy. The constant drive to produce engaging events that delight attendees. All these are issues planners need to deal with every time they create an event. Stress for event planners can come in all shapes and sizes. Keep on Top of Event ROI.

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Top 5 Event Planning Tips of 2017


Got five minutes for five of the top event planning tips of 2017? Seeing the end of the year coming up, we decided to look back through our blog and share the event marketing tips everyone seems to value the most. So, here is your roundup of our most popular event management tips of 2017! 10 Ways to Encourage Networking at Your Event. What can you do to encourage networking at your event, and leave everyone excited about returning next time?

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Your Guide to Working with Event Tech Providers


You and your team are excited about your upcoming event and you’re on board with using an event app to further engage your attendees. Now, you find yourself asking how to recruit vendors for an event.

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Event Tech Trends 2019


The new year has begun, which can only mean one thing – time to round up the biggest event tech trends of 2019! As event technology continues to develop and be refined, it becomes easier to implement, making accessibility better than ever. Virtual Events.

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6 Keys to Creating a Foolproof Event Strategy


There is a myriad of factors that go into planning an event. Because of all the different variables, event planner’s jobs can be completely different from one event to the next. Below are our 6 keys to creating a foolproof event strategy: 1. Embrace the Latest Tech.

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Event Tech Trends to Watch in 2019

Meeting Tomorrow

Tracking event industry trends is a favorite activity here at Meeting Tomorrow. Rising: AR/VR at events. Rising: Multi-point virtual events. With hotel commission rates being cut, and travel budgets ever shrinking, planners are finding new ways to hold large events.

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