The Hidden Costs Of Using The Wrong Event Technology (Or None At All)

Attendease

We’ve talked to a lot of corporate event planners who’ve gotten stuck using clunky, outdated software. We’ve also talked to corporate event planners who are still using spreadsheets to project manage and keep track of their event analytics (if you’re making the scream emoji face, we are too).

How to Wow Potential Online Event Sponsors

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Securing online event sponsorship is more important than ever, but it can be a little trickier than finding sponsors for an in-person event.

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The Best Free Ways to Market Your Event

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You’ve put a lot of time, resources, and money into planning your event — now you have to make sure it’s well attended so that all of that hard work pays off.

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Hybrid Events Benefit all Event Stakeholders

GEVME

If there is one particular thing that we learned about the events industry, anything is possible. The lifeline of the events industry is its people. The event organizers had to either cancel or postpone their events. Hybrid events benefits are many.

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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

Hybrid Event Best Practices: A Virtual-First Approach

Eventmobi

After a year of adapting to virtual-only formats, many within the events industry are eagerly predicting that 2021 will be the year of hybrid events. Before the pandemic hit, most hybrid events treated the virtual audience as an afterthought. Planning Hybrid Events in 2021.

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Hybrid Events Benefit all Event Stakeholders

GEVME

If there is one particular thing that we learned about the events industry, anything is possible. The lifeline of the events industry is its people. The event organizers had to either cancel or postpone their events. Hybrid events benefits are many.

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12 Event Trends and Shifts for 2021

Attendease

This eloquently sums up what 2021 will need as we return to live events. To consider attending a live event in 2021, we will need to understand how we will remain safe across the entire journey, whether a 3-hour or a 3-day event. On Trend: Events as Community Builders.

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10 International Women’s Day Event Ideas

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Events focused on women are a great way to bring colleagues and organizations together to honor the women of the past, present, and future and learn more about the issues women face today.

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How Virtual Event Platforms Can Help Measure Event Success

Eventmobi

2020 helped to accelerate the rapid development of enhanced virtual event technology, and adoption rates have never been higher. There are few better tools to measure event success. Visual cues are also used to measure their event’s success. Tools to Measure Event Interest.

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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!

Event Recovery Food Chain

Velvet Chainsaw

The harsh reality of an elongated recovery for the live events industry has settled in, as we wrote about back in March when we crafted the Event Recovery Food Chain. The post Event Recovery Food Chain appeared first on Velvet Chainsaw.

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The Best Virtual Event Platform for 2021: Introducing the New EventMobi Virtual Space

Eventmobi

Over the past ten months we have witnessed the complete digital transformation of live events. However, not all of these online events over the past year were successful. Our vision for your online and hybrid event success centers around five key principles : 1. Virtual Events

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Top 10 Resources Every Meeting & Event Planner Needs in 2021

Attendease

As we approach the new year, what are the learnings we will apply to improve the way we manage events during a time of uncertainty? Our team at Attendease got together to share our favorite resources for event professionals, so you can learn the latest trends and ideas from industry experts.

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 Hybrid Events: Preparing for a Virtual Future

GEVME

2020 has been crazy, even more for event organizers and attendees because it was painful to see their favourite events get cancelled one after the other. One such concept is Hybrid Events. Hybrid Events and Your Total Event Strategy. Hybrid Events in the Future.

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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.

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. While live events are likely to rebound, they will likely look and feel different—and virtual events are most certainly going to play a larger role. It is the strategy around going virtual that is far more critical, just as creating your objective—the why behind an event—is most important for live programs.

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How Events Go Digital

GEVME

Going digital with your next event might seem like a daunting task. The idea alone of having to plan your event online already looks like a longshot. How do you replace offline events? And what is online event planning software? Events Today. Offline Events.

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Hybrid Events: What you Need to Know to Organize one

GEVME

Hybrid events aren’t a new concept; however, these events have existed for a while now and have come to be known worldwide recently during the ongoing pandemic. There is often a misconception that virtual events only require laptops and one man to run the entire show.

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Hybrid Events: The Immediate Future of the Event Industry

GEVME

The events industry has always witnessed an exponential growth yearly, as more and more companies want to have events to bring their people, their community together. However, due to the pandemic, the sector witnessed a huge downfall, which led to the rise of hybrid events. .

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Interview of a Digital Event Manager (DEM)

GEVME

COVID-19 has already changed the face of everything concerning social events and gatherings. While many companies resort to software like zoom to have virtual conferences or meetings, how can one take an entire social group of thousands of people virtual, and how do you manage such an event?

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How do you find speakers that are a great match for your virtual event?

Eventmobi

Zohe Felici, Felici Events, Santa Barbara, CA. Dedicate someone to tech-support Use continuous interactivity during the virtual event Implement AR during the presentation Create a platform that provides immersion between attendees. Zohe Felici, Felici Events , Santa Barbara, CA.

How EventMobi’s Virtual Event Platform Enables Engaging Online Events

Eventmobi

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. As a result, the one thing we can all agree upon is that a great virtual event must be more than a glorified Zoom conference! Just like your in-person events, brand visibility across your virtual event experience is critical.

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 Hybrid Events: Preparing for a Virtual Future

GEVME

2020 has been crazy, even more for event organizers and attendees because it was painful to see their favourite events get cancelled one after the other. One such concept is Hybrid Events. Hybrid Events and Your Total Event Strategy. Hybrid Events in the Future.

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Sustainable Growth with Hybrid Events

GEVME

Due to the current pandemic, the demand for having hybrid events has increased exponentially. Hybrid events are now slowly gaining the hype as more people are becoming aware of it. The attendees can attend an event in another country from their homes or even their local coffee shop.

What are some of the most effective and creative ways you’ve seen or implemented yourself to ramp up attendee engagement in virtual & hybrid events?

Eventmobi

As event planners continue to make the shift to virtual and hybrid events, maintaining a high level of attendee engagement has become an even more pressing topic. Alicia Jenelle, Alicia Jenelle Events, Toronto, ON. Alicia Jenelle, Alicia Jenelle Events , Toronto, O N.

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9 Video Conferencing Tools That’ll Take Your Business Event to the Next Level

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Following the boom in virtual events, many event creators are turning to video conferencing to take their businesses to the next level. Conference Event Planning Event Planning and Management Event Tech February Business Events conference online event Online Events virtual Virtual Events

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5 Ideas to Make Your Next Virtual Event More Engaging

Attendease

The COVID-19 pandemic has led to major shifts in the events industry. Event planners everywhere had to get creative to switch events to online affairs. Digital fatigue has set in and it’s making virtual events difficult. Break things up with rejuvenating virtual events.

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Events Powered by Glisser - 2021

Glisser

Event Planning Featured Event Marketing Thought Leadership

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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. Adeola Fowodu, Celebration Events Management. I do believe that a hybrid of “Virtual and In-Person” events is here to stay on a long term basis. Covesa Gragg, Covesa Kelly Events.

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Virtual School Events – How to go about hosting your own?

GEVME

Virtual events are the fad. Virtual events are here to stay forever. If you are new to the virtual events industry, it may seem overwhelming. Physical school events are still a big no-no. This is where virtual school event platforms come into play.

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Live, Virtual, or Hybrid Events: Which Approach is Better?

GEVME

In this time and age, there are different approaches you can take to host an event. For social events where the goal is to inform, enlighten, create discourse, or even commemorate a particular day, you would typically host a live, face-to-face event. What is a Live Event?

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How to Increase Attendee Engagement at Virtual and Hybrid Events

Eventmobi

As event planners continue to make the shift to virtual and hybrid events, maintaining a high level of attendee engagement has become an even more pressing topic. Alicia Jenelle, Alicia Jenelle Events, Toronto, ON. Alicia Jenelle, Alicia Jenelle Events , Toronto, O N.

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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. Around the world, resourceful event professionals are getting creative in how they’re using livestreaming to broaden their reach, and they’re not always […]. Career and Lifestyle Event Planning Online Events Virtual Events

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Best Event Management Podcasts

GEVME

Event management podcasts can certainly come in handy. Podcasts for event planners are easy to use. Top 10 event management podcasts. We’ve selected some useful event planning podcasts you should include in your planners’ content list to improve yourself and the work you do. This podcast for planning events has been around for quite some time. Event Tech Podcast. Conversations from this podcast are highly relevant today for all event managers.

All you need to know about Hybrid Events

GEVME

Think of all the events you had planned to attend this year and one fine day, all of them turned out cancelled / postponed. The worst part is, even today, none of us knows when we will get the original feel of physical events. So, What is a Hybrid Event? What are Hybrid Events?

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Virtual Events Need a Better Business Model

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The virtual event revolution is well underway, and it shows no signs of slowing down. When the first signs of what turned out to be the most disastrous moment for the event industry started to surface, many of us thought that we would be […].

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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. In this short video , we give you five tips to ensure that you’ll achieve amazing and impactful engagement with your next digital event. The post 5 Tips to Guarantee Engagement at Your Virtual Event appeared first on Velvet Chainsaw.

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Hybrid Events Are the Present and the Future

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It’s official: Online events are here to stay. Event-goers are more likely than ever to purchase a ticket to a virtual experience. When it’s safe to gather again, many event organizers will take a hybrid event approach. But what does it mean to have a hybrid event?

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How Long Should a Virtual Event Be?

GEVME

Let’s say you want to host a successful virtual event. Among other questions, you will probably ask yourself, “ how long should a virtual event be ?” A virtual event timeline is fundamental to attendance engagement and your overall success. . Intro.

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