Hybrid Events: A Short-Term Solution or Long-Term Strategy?

Eventmobi

Are hybrid events a short-term solution to current conditions or a long-term shift in the events space? We asked Event Planners if they are planning to incorporate a hybrid strategy for events going forward, and if yes, to share their insights into how that will work.

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Virtual Events: Strategy Before Execution

Velvet Chainsaw

That lesson is easily applied to the challenges that lie ahead for associations considering alternatives and augmentation of their future live events. As you develop a virtual-event strategy, be mindful of creating fresh content or perspectives and avoid the same old formats.

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How EventMobi’s Virtual Event Platform Enables Engaging Online Events

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So, You’ve Decided To Take Your Event Online… After weeks of sheltering in place, event professionals around the world have seen firsthand how challenging it can be to stay engaged online in the face of video conferencing and webinar fatigue. Virtual Event Space Setup.

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5 Tips to Guarantee Engagement at Your Virtual Event

Velvet Chainsaw

To design a virtual event with the participants in mind, you need to create an engaging, interactive experience that provides relevant content and promotes knowledge sharing and networking value—often the missing link in our new virtual reality.

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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

11 Ideas for Virtual Events

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Do the words “online event” make you think of lengthy webinars or live streaming business conferences? But 2020 is changing the game when it comes to hosting events virtually. Career and Lifestyle Event Planning Online Events Virtual Events

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Expand Your Audience With Online Events

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At Eventbrite, we’ve seen firsthand how event-based brands have responded to shuttering event spaces with innovative online events. Stories and Interviews Online Event Online Events

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6 Event Management Shortcuts Every Corporate Event Planner Should Know

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A corporate event marketer’s purview often includes a wide spectrum of events across the enterprise, with assorted attendee profiles, scale and objectives. But don’t worry—there are some tricks of the trade to help the full spectrum of your corporate events run smoothly.

72 Event Themes to Inspire Your Next Event

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Here’s a laundry list of event theme ideas to adopt or alter for your next event. The post 72 Event Themes to Inspire Your Next Event appeared first on Eventbrite US Blog. Event Planning & Promotion Corporate Event Ideas Event Inspiration

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Event Management Platforms: Technology and The Experience of Planning Events

Eventmobi

Learn about the top event management platform that event planners are using to save time and effort when managing their meetings and events. I remember the state of the meeting and events industry when we first started EventMobi about 10 years ago.

[Free Guide]: How to Run Virtual Events with Confidence

Virtual events open up a whole new world of possibilities for engaging your attendees. This best practices guide will help you make the most of your online conferences, summits, keynote presentations, and more.

2020 Virtual Event Trends

Endless Events

Who would have known that 2020 would go down as one of the most influential years- if not the most influential year- for virtual events in history? Even as the highest-ranked event trends predictor in the industry, even we couldn’t guess this. Real-time event changes .

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20 Event Planning Guides for Every Step of Your Event

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No matter how long you’ve been an event creator, there’s always a new challenge at each of your events. Here are event planning guides to help you through. The post 20 Event Planning Guides for Every Step of Your Event appeared first on Eventbrite US Blog.

101+ Fundraising (Event) Ideas

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Fundraising is essential to many events, but it can feel daunting to find new ways to raise money. Here are the most original ideas and 60 apps to raise more money for your event. The post 101+ Fundraising (Event) Ideas by EventMB Studio Team appeared first on [link].

5 Ways Event Managers Can Increase Event Registration

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Of all your responsibilities as an Event Manager, ensuring your event is well attended is top priority. The post 5 Ways Event Managers Can Increase Event Registration appeared first on Eventbrite US Blog.

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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!

Hybrid Events Are the Immediate Future of the Event Industry

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Virtual events have gained a lot of ground in the industry over the last few months, and many of the benefits and best practices learned from successful applications won't soon be forgotten. Here's how to leverage virtual event strategies once live events return.

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17 Creative Event Sponsorship Ideas

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Need to attract more or bigger sponsors to your next event? The post 17 Creative Event Sponsorship Ideas appeared first on Eventbrite US Blog. Event Planning & Promotion Event Planning Event SponsorshipUse these sponsorship ideas to make your proposal stand out.

Avoid 2 Common Event Planning Pitfalls With These Strategies

Eventbrite

You have a vision for what your event will look like in five or ten years. However, with insight gathered by your event technology, unexpected surprises can be minimised or avoided altogether. […].

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5 Nightmares Every Event Planner Has Experienced

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But for event planners, stress dreams get to a whole new level. The post 5 Nightmares Every Event Planner Has Experienced appeared first on Eventbrite US Blog. Event Planning & Promotion Event planner Event Professional LifestyleStress dreams.

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CMOs Pivot to Virtual Engagements to Drive Business in the COVID Economy

Speaker: Mike Damphousse, Managing Partner of Category Design Advisors and Founder of Green Leads

Business as we know it is never going to be the same. Working from home has become the norm, conferences and meetings are going online, marketing budgets are being shifted, reduced or put on hold – it's time to adapt. Join this insightful and informative webinar with Mike Damphousse, Managing Partner of Category Design Advisors and Founder of Green Leads, who will discuss how businesses can be resilient during these challenging times.

Are Virtual Events Killing FOMO?

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Virtual events are slowly killing the biggest event marketing tactic for the past few years. Remember that time you used to check your social media feed and you spotted that event you really wanted to attend? The post Are Virtual Events Killing FOMO? Event Trends

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Top 2020 Event Conferences

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The events industry has been behind some of the most innovative tech conferences in the past decade. Needless to say, 2020 is set to be another bar-raising year for event management professionals. Event Planner Expo. The Special Event and Catersource.

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5 Different Ways to Describe Your Event

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After putting pen to paper (or cursor to Google Doc) and crafting a stellar event description, you’re in a strong place to kick off promotions for your event. Now comes the fun part: versioning out your copy to suit each channel you’ll be using to advertise your event.

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How to Monetize Your Virtual or Hybrid Event

Eventmobi

Monetizing your virtual or hybrid event is easier than you think – there are many ways you can help your sponsors, partners, and exhibitors extend their reach and create valuable connections with your attendees in an online event format. Image via Instapage.

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30 Tips and Tricks for Hosting a Successful Online Event

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Virtual events have quickly become the norm — and for good reason. Resources and Tools Attendees Event Survey Online Events SurveyMonkey Virtual Events

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Looking into the Future of Event Tech

Velvet Chainsaw

Your guidepost for event-technology decisions should be to put your customer’s experience before your staff efficiency. As the event-tech space continues to evolve with a number of mergers and acquisitions, I see four changes coming for larger annual conferences. #1.

How to Create an Enticing Event Agenda

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It’s rare that all of your event details will be complete by the time you start promoting it. Because of this, there’s usually some overlap of time when you are both marketing your event and finalizing the schedule, structure, and breakout sessions for your function.

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CDC Guidelines For Events

Endless Events

It’s time to talk about safety – and that means CDC guidelines for events. As the economy starts opening back up, the events industry has to keep up with the measures put in place to protect people. Hybrid events will come into play.

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How to Secure Event Sponsorship

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Sponsorships are the lifeline that keeps the events industry sustainable. An important aspect of event management is finding the right sponsors who can provide the right financial assistance needed to pull off a big event, in exchange for brand exposure. Finding Event Sponsors.

Corporate Event Management Best Practices

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Taken from a survey of over 800 event professionals, these three trends are shaping the competitive landscape of conferences and corporate events. The post Corporate Event Management Best Practices appeared first on Eventbrite US Blog.

How to Design an Event Sponsorship Package

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Event Sponsorship Package Basics. Sponsors are a crucial source of revenue for events, so make sure that you are able to offer competitive and valuable event sponsorship package options. The two most common ways to approach building event sponsorship packages are: .

The 2019 Guide to Mastering Event Registration

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To sell out your event, you need to maximize every channel you have. This guide will help you master event registration and reach potential attendees that aren’t on your radar. Master event […].

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55 Event Planning Resources From Event Experts

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As a busy event planner, it can be tough to stay up-to-date on event planning best practices and trends. The post 55 Event Planning Resources From Event Experts appeared first on Eventbrite US Blog. Event Tech Event planner Resources

Creating Sponsorship Revenue for Virtual Events

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In wake of the pandemic, many event brands are taking the steps to move online. Resources and Tools Event Sponsorships Online EventsThis is a guest post by Larry Weil, nationally recognized sponsorship expert and founder of The Sponsorship Guy, a sponsorship marketing agency.

Write Catchy Event Copy

Gallus Events

In a world of keyword searches and sponsored content, William asks, have we lost the ability to write catchy event copy? And it has to know its purpose: to drive potential attendees to attend that event. Every event organiser and event marketer knows this right?

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Gallus Events Does HOPIN the online events platform

Gallus Events

Hopin the online events platform is fast becoming a very popular choice for small to medium sized online events. So we thought Gallus Events would have a look at Hopin. Provide some great content to help attendees run better online events and to help them make great connections.

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Event Life Cycle: Before, During & After an Event

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The major stages of event planning have stayed pretty much the same over the past decade — but the technology and planning itself? The post Event Life Cycle: Before, During & After an Event appeared first on Eventbrite US Blog.

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5 Non-Work Events That Event Managers Get Stuck Planning

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Event planning never seems to go away — even on your days off. Which of these events […]. The post 5 Non-Work Events That Event Managers Get Stuck Planning appeared first on Eventbrite US Blog.

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Safety Considerations for Online Events

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COVID-19 has made online events more popular than ever — from a health perspective, it’s the safest way to gather while COVID-19 transmission remains a risk. But there are still risks associated with an online event that warrant consideration.

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