20 Comfortable Event Lounges For Attendee Networking

BizBash

Network in style and comfort at your next event with these lounge upgrade ideas for any event format. Event lounges are becoming increasingly popular as they offer a respite for many events and show you have thought of attendee comfort.

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100 Virtually Free Event Planning Ideas

EventMB

We have all worked on events with a great vision but no budget to match. Here are 100 ideas to help you create an amazing event that cost next to nothing when funds are limited. The post 100 Virtually Free Event Planning Ideas by EventMB Team appeared first on [link].

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Does Event ROI Exist?

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More information about Event Manager Blog’s sponsored posts. Most planners hear event ROI and their minds immediately go to events that are sales or lead driven – the events that bring in the big bucks like tradeshows or […]. The post Does Event ROI Exist?

10 Trends in Corporate Events

EventMB

Offering the hottest trends to clients sets you apart from other event planners. Are you ready for the latest trends in corporate event planning? Here are a few ways you can incorporate them into your event events and event planning company.

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

101 Event Planning Ideas For Under $100

EventMB

For limited budgets here are a variety of event planning ideas that you can accommodate for under $100. When the budget is running out, or you don’t have that much to begin with, low-cost ideas can be just what you need to ensure your event is a success or add some special touches.

Presidents Club an event industry response

Gallus Events

It’s not often that an an event, attended by a few hundred people, makes it into the the list of the biggest stories of the week. Rarely, if ever, had an event like this had such a huge amplification across the main stream media. In fact maybe even the whole idea of the event?

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17 Event Signage Ideas

EventMB

Event signage is necessary, but that doesn’t mean it has to be boring! Get inspired by these beautiful examples of event signage to spice things up a bit. The main purpose of event signage is to make the attendee journey around your event easier.

Creative Event Ideas

Gallus Events

Creative Event Ideas. 15 Creative Event Ideas. My aim was to help attendees (and viewers of the session) see that innovative events all share one or more of seven distinct themes. I bet your next event will be more innovative.

9 Simple Steps to Master Social Media for Events

The Definitive Guide to Social Media Event Marketing

17 Quirky Event Seating Ideas

EventMB

Event seating matters and can have a big impact on the look and feel of your event. Your event seating choices need to be comfortable, stylish and functional or perhaps even make a statement. You want your event seating to stand out […].

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6 Event Management Tips for Every Event Planner

Event Farm

This is a guest post from Sarah Hill, a professional blogger and creative content writer at Group Se7en Events , a leading event management and event planning agency in London. Keep reading for top event management tactics for every event planner out there.

Advanced Corporate Event Planning Guide (2018 edition): Ideas, Checklists and Tips to Plan Successful Corporate Events

EventMB

Would you agree that planning corporate events is not an easy beast to tame? Seriously, how can you get advice on planning events for the most demanding audiences out there? Yet the world is not perfect and attendees, especially corporate event attendees, get bored very easily.

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The Dark Side of the Events Industry

EventMB

The events industry – an exciting, vibrant community that we adore working in (most of the time at least!). Here are 19 unsavoury elements of the world of events and what we can do to make it better.

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25 Event Themes That Ooze Style

EventMB

Admire or get inspired by some of these new and classic event themes that have a stylish twist. An event theme is the central idea upon which the rest of the event is based and can therefore be the event success or downfall, so be sure to choose wisely.

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Gartner Magic Quadrant for Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)

The need for early detection of targeted attacks and data breaches is driving the expansion of new and existing SIEM deployments

Skills needed for organising an event

Gallus Events

Being an event planner / event organiser is one of the most dynamic jobs in the world, as well as one of the toughest. For the last few years I’ve looked at the role of the event organiser to try to keep up with how much it has changed.

18 Charging Stations To Power Up Your Event

BizBash

Charging stations are the new event tech accessory that goes down well with attendees and shows them you care, here are some ways to integrate them into your next event. Give attendees all the juice that they need by incorporating a charging station into your event planning.

10+ Awesome Presentations for Event Professionals (2018 Edition)

EventMB

No one wants to recreate the wheel and yet, so many templates for event presentation ppt slides look like something out of the 90s. Want design tips to make your event slides stand out?

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Top 5 Qualities of a Successful Event Manager (Updated 2018)

EventMB

Do you have what it takes to make it in the event industry? If you answered “yes” based solely on your event organizing skills, you might be surprised to know that our international group of experts didn’t rank that quality as number one in terms of importance.

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Intelligent Phones Will Change The Event Industry

EventMB

Here we attempt to look into the mind-blowing possibilities this presents for event professionals. The post Intelligent Phones Will Change The Event Industry by Editorial Team appeared first on [link]. eventtech Event Technology event management event planning event technology

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Ten Criteria for Vetting Event Technology Solution Providers (Updated)

Velvet Chainsaw

Over the past decade, there have been significant upgrades and newcomers in the event technology space. There are several hundred event technology providers competing to win your business. What are some of the other criteria you like use to vet core event technologies?

Which Type of Event Should You Host?

Event Farm

Events are consistently cited as one of the most successful marketing channels, but they also take up a significant portion of a marketing team's budget. Not sure which type of event is best for you? Event Marketing

7 Industry Leaders Discuss the Future of Events

EventMB

What do event industry leaders think about the future of events? We have asked seven inspiring women about the future of the event industry. The event industry is an incredible environment made of exceptional individuals.

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2018 Event Trends That Will Shape the Events Industry

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We are seeing 2018 event trends starting to emerge. It’s clear that this past year was an innovative one for the events industry, with technological trends taking center stage in almost all aspects. Crowdsourcing has become the rule, resulting in highly engaging events.

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17 Amazing Event Lighting Effects

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Lighting can transform your event and can be a cost effective way to make an impact. Here are some inspirational event lighting examples that create amazing and powerful effects. The post 17 Amazing Event Lighting Effects by EventMB Team appeared first on [link].

17 New and Emerging Roles in the Event Industry

EventMB

A role in the event industry doesn’t just mean planning events. Here are 17 different career paths related to events. As technology continues to evolve we are presented with a very exciting time in the event industry.

Event Theming Masterclass: 5 Special Event Planners Share Their Learnings

EventMB

Coming up with a successful event theme is no easy feat, we help you navigate the dos and don’ts of event theming and also look to the experts for their tips and advice.

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Terrorism and Events: What Event Planners Need to Know

EventMB

The recent geopolitical developments are putting event planners under an incredible pressure to secure the safety of their attendees. With the contribution of top safety experts in the industry and law enforcement, here is what you need to know about protecting your event.

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100 Event Theme Ideas

EventMB

From conferences and trade shows to baby showers and weddings, here are 100 innovative ideas to select your perfect event theme and to show you how it’s done. Many event planners find that a theme can help add structure to the décor and activities as well as tie it all neatly together.

Event Technology: The Strongest Driver for Change in the Event Industry

EventMB

The post Event Technology: The Strongest Driver for Change in the Event Industry by Editorial Team appeared first on [link]. Event Technology #eventtech event industry event technology

Show Stopping Grand Entrance Ideas For Your Next Event

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It’s important to start your event off on the right foot. Your attendees first impression will set the tone for the rest of the event. With these grand entrances ideas, you can make that impression a great one and start your event off on the right foot! . Event Sponsorship .

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Event Farm Partners with Snapchat: Geofilters Add a New Layer of Attendee Data

Event Farm

At Event Farm, we pride ourselves on continually bringing innovation to the event marketing industry. Today we’re excited to announce that Event Farm has been selected as a partner by Snapchat to help streamline the purchasing of geofilters for event marketers.

Best Practices for Sales-Led Events

Event Farm

Marketing and sales alignment is important for the overall function of any organization, and it’s especially important if you’re hosting a revenue-driven event. Always think about the attendee before you think about yourself—what’s in it for them if they come to this event?

Google Just Made It Easier To Find Events In Search

EventMB

Google has announced huge changes to its mobile search results giving priority to events. Goodbye FOMO, hello events! Finding events online just got easier. Earlier this week, Google announced changes to the way events are displayed in mobile search engine results.

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25 Corporate Event Ideas To Steal

EventMB

Business environments need to be navigated differently so here’s some ideas for planning your next corporate event. A successful corporate event consists of several elements but it often has a strong underlying message or purpose which it is important to convey in a professional manner.

13 Creative Event Sponsorship Ideas

EventMB

If you want your event to stand out and be attractive to sponsors then you need to come up with new concepts and ideas. Here is some inspiration for your next event. Event sponsorship is broken and gone are the days that your sponsors can hand […].

SXSW Events: Insights for Event and Marketing Pros

Event Farm

The event is hosted annually in Austin, Texas, and typically spans 10 days—this year, the event will kick off on March 10 and last until the 19th. The event fosters "creative and professional growth," and. Do you want to learn more about hosting successful events?

13 Things We Need to Keep at Events

EventMB

Here are 13 ideals for the event industry that we need now more than ever. Event professionals have been examining all sorts of angles trying to figure out the keys to […]. The post 13 Things We Need to Keep at Events by Editorial Team appeared first on [link].

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Event sponsorship strategy

Gallus Events

The environment in which we operate, when we sell the main elements of our events, is exceptionally dynamic, and our tried and tested processes and now being tested. A new event sponsorship strategy is the key! For many developing a new event sponsorship strategy is a huge challenge.