Event Survey Infographic

GEVME

Analytics is a gold mine of valuable insights about an event. Whether you want to analyse expectations before the event or tap into post-event feedback, targeted surveys can do the research for you. During the event: The level of engagement and first impressions.

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Keeping Event Data Secure

GEVME

Let’s say you’ve been appointed to run a government event of national importance or a confidential business meeting. In most cases, the first thing you’ll have to think about (after celebrating, of course) is event data protection. How to protect your event data: best practices.

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How to Measure Event ROI

GEVME

There is nothing that gladdens an event planner’s heart more than receiving positive feedback. Events are value builders that make the experiences of attendees the key indicator of success. What is event ROI? So how do you figure out the right formula for calculating event ROI?

2018 156

Corporate Event Catering Ideas

GEVME

If you can impress your guests with an excellent menu, the chances are you can set a positive vibe for the whole event. We’ve collected some fresh event catering ideas that will help you ensure your attendees leave the venue in a good mood. Event catering mistakes you should avoid.

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

Becoming a Corporate Event Planner

GEVME

If you’ve been organising your mom’s birthday parties since you were seven and always wanted to be an entertainment leader at school, an event planning career might really be your thing. Who is a corporate event planner? Benefits of corporate event planning job.

How to Choose Event Management Software for Corporate Events

GEVME

Tight deadlines and endless checklists no longer cause experienced corporate event managers to panic. Still, it’s important to understand that by reducing your workload with a strong online system for event management, you have the opportunity to make a corporate meeting even more brilliant.

Company Event Ideas for Employees

GEVME

Undoubtedly, this puzzle has a huge number of pieces, with corporate events being one of them. We’ve put together a list of ideas for employee engagement events that can make a corporation more successful. Why you should organise corporate events.

Event Marketing Plan: Checklist

GEVME

If no one heard about your event, it never really happened. Event marketing is your lifesaver when you need to explain to the world why you haven’t been getting a good night’s sleep for the last few months. Event marketing isn’t only about a one-day show going viral.

How to Track Event Revenue

GEVME

For many event organisers, the big question is, how do I know if my event was successful? From ticket sales to website performance, an event has many dimensions that demonstrate where the value lies. What does event revenue refer to? Ways to track your event revenue.

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Best Activities for Corporate Events

GEVME

But guess what: Corporate events can actually be quite boring as well. To ensure you make the best use of your corporate event budget, check out this list of exciting activities we’ve compiled for you. Key reasons to use entertainment activities at corporate events.

Event Planning VS Event Management

doubledutch

Many people use the phrases 'event planning' and 'event management' interchangeably especially in regard to corporate events. While they are similar there are some marked differences between the two roles and how they might be involved in corporate event planning.

Event Branding: Before, During, and After

GEVME

An event planner or a marketer has many event marketing tasks to take care of once the date of the event is finalized. Here are a few quick steps to event branding before, during, and after the event: Set clear brand guidelines. What should you do on the event day?

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The Ultimate Guide to Corporate Event Planning

GEVME

When organising a successful party or a business meeting for one of the most demanding category of event-goers, corporate staff, you need a well-laid-out plan. How do you manage your event team? What makes a corporate event different from other types of events?

Event Heroes: How One Tech Company Is Mastering Event Marketing

Bizzabo

Each month we interview an events professional who is breaking the mold. This month we spoke with Britta Schellenberg, VP of Corporate Marketing Operations at Brightcove about scaling an event strategy, partnering with other events and getting the most out of video content.

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The Top 10 Most Common Types of Corporate Events

GEVME

When looking for new ways to engage employees, corporate event professionals experiment with multiple event formats. The statistic s reveal that corporate event planners will spend 22% more on product launches in 2018 than the previous year. What is corporate event management?

100 Event Statistics (2018 edition)

EventMB

Do you know all the key statistics that will affect the way you create events? Here is a comprehensive collection of 100 key statistics for the event industry in 2018. The event industry is living a second life.

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How to Win at Negotiating AV Prices for Events

Endless Events

They should tell you what each line item is, what it is for, and particularly – how it will be used at your event. You see, quotes are the blueprints to how your event AV is going to be executed – from the equipment, through to the scheduling.

How to Organise a Workshop Event

GEVME

The meetings and events industry is buzzing with terms like symposium, conference, workshop, training…we could go on and on. In this blog post, you’ll find a roadmap that should help you get from a great workshop goal to a well-planned event : Before the workshop.

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6 Examples of Event Sponsorship Packages

GEVME

With the meetings industry getting more sophisticated, the costs of event production are quickly increasing. This means smart budgeting is crucial for you to master if you expect your upcoming event to rack up a lot of expenses. What is an event sponsorship package?

Last Minute Event Promotion Strategies

GEVME

Event organisation is synonymous with multitasking – and I challenge anyone to deny it. Even if you’re one of those people who can’t operate without checklists, you should still always be ready to change your event plan and take on hundreds of new challenges at the very last moment.

Death of Disparate Event Management Software for Event Planners

Eventmobi

I remember the state of the meeting and events industry when we first started EventMobi about 10 years ago. Event apps were the new technology on the block for event planners. How many attendees would actually use an event app? Difficult event management integrations.

Death of Disparate Event Management Software for Event Planners

Eventmobi

I remember the state of the meeting and events industry when we first started EventMobi about 10 years ago. Event apps were the new technology on the block for event planners. How many attendees would actually use an event app? Difficult event management integrations.

Creative Corporate Event Ideas

GEVME

If you’re in the event-planning industry, you probably know how rewarding corporate event organisation can be. To make a corporate event journey truly fascinating, you must be a powerhouse of ideas. Do you think the team will enjoy a high-speed event?

What Wireless Technology to Choose for Your Next Event

GEVME

People attend events to connect. This simple truth should be the guiding light for every event professional who expects his or her work to bear fruit both during and after an event. The key reasons to use wireless technologies at events. Keep event data safe.

Onsite Check-in Capabilities for Corporate Events

GEVME

Whether it’s a conference or a trade fair, most types of corporate events rely on technologies that help reduce wait times and eliminate hardware errors on the ground. How do you find the technology that caters to your corporate event needs? Onsite event check-in capabilities.

5 Best Event Invitation Email Examples

GEVME

An event is a puzzle, and if you don’t manage to craft a strong event invitation email, you can lose one of its fundamental pieces. This is especially true if you’re new to the world of event planning; it is a challenge to understand how people will respond to your invite.

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Digital Can Reinvent Your Event Experiences. Here's How

Event Age by Swapcard

From the need to deliver a fully-mobile UX for people on the go, through super-easy navigation around and in the venue, to informing attendees in real time, event apps and engagement platforms revolutionize event management. Event Experiences Event Tech

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How to Set Up Payments for an Event

GEVME

The participation fee is the key source of revenue for events. Although many event planners focus on promotion and the platforms for selling, they often forget about the crucial “how to pay” aspect. The process of collecting payments for the event.

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The Top 6 Tips for Optimizing a Corporate Event Budget

GEVME

You won’t believe how incredibly flexible an event budget can be. Throughout our experience, we’ve seen quite a few strategies related to corporate event budget optimization. What is a corporate event budget? How to build a corporate event budget.

How to Build a Successful WWDC Conference | Jessie Char from Layers

Tito Blog | An Event Blog for Organisers

It's become a very popular WWDC event each year. In fact, iMore listed Layers as their "hands-down favourite" event of WWDC (and not just because of its famous snacks ). Jessie is the co-founder of Layers , a three-day conference where people talk about design and technology.

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How to Organise a Vendor Event

GEVME

If there’s one type of event that can deliver real business profits for all participants, it’s definitely a vendor show. Bringing salespeople, companies, and organisations together, vendor events are all about targeted connection building. Organising a vendor event one step at a time.

2018 170

5 Free Website Templates for Event Planners

GEVME

Even though the current trends of AI, RFID, face recognition, and live streaming are imposing huge pressure on event professionals, it’s fair to say their lives are much easier today. The key features of a good event website. 5 free event planner website templates.

2018 170

How to Run a Content Strategy for Events

GEVME

The content that you create before, during, and after an event should be a reflection of your event’s unique values. So how do you actually sit down and write content that will make your event perfect? Types of content for events.

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Common Misconceptions about GDPR in Event Planning

GEVME

If you’re in the events industry, you’ve likely heard many myths and facts surrounding one of the buzziest data protection regulations, GDPR. This gave birth to a huge variety of misconceptions about GDPR compliance in the events industry. Some of event invitees are EU citizens.

The Best Lighting Companies for Corporate Events

GEVME

Despite what sceptics may believe, impressive lighting design is an important part of your corporate event atmosphere. The common mistake many event professionals make is viewing lighting as simply an embellishment that doesn’t play an important role in the event’s performance.

7 Ways to Make Event Check-in Delightful for Attendees

GEVME

Over 50% of event revenue comes from registrations, and this is why the prime focus of any event strategy is getting people through the door. From highly-segmented event campaigns to aggressive social media promotion, it’s all about selling tickets to the target audience.

2018 170

How to Attract Companies Interested in Sponsoring Events

GEVME

Not only is it a powerful marketing booster , an effective sponsorship can also help turn your shelved event idea into reality. To make this work for your event, you should learn how to do the “golden swap”, creating value for a sponsor in exchange for event support.

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5 Key Ways to Improve Onsite Experience with Event Tech

GEVME

One of the fundamental shifts that is happening in the events industry today is a shift from passive to engaged experiences. This is largely due to the increased use of high-tech tools that enable attendance tracking, personalised check-in, and live interaction at events.

GDPR Checklist for an Event Planner

GEVME

Find out how GDPR enforcement is going to revolutionize the world of event planning and which measures event marketers should take right now to comply with this new legal framework. What event managers should know about GDPR. Event marketing under GDPR.

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