4 New Year’s Resolutions Meeting Planners Should Make—and Keep

Smart Meetings

As a meeting planner, it’s important to follow what’s trendy on the tech front. Did you make any New Year’s resolutions? While you can form new habits at any time of the year, accomplishing resolutions you created at such a significant time can feel like a rite of passage.

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Tech and AV Design Tips For The Best Audience Experience

Endless Events

That’s why this time around, we’re sharing a few tech and AV design tips as well as a few other event industry tricks. College and university planners often take care of routine stuff like commencement exercises, reunions, open houses, and other school-related events.

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Live from Connect Marketplace – #EventIcons Episode 127

Endless Events

This week we are live from Connect Marketplace! If you are unfamiliar, Connect Marketplace is all about meeting with the best minds in the industry, they have the most interesting speakers from many industries and it’s a great time to well, connect!

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How to Avoid Tech Wreck

SmartMeetings

Tech wreck. Here are work-arounds experts are suggesting for the physical and mental toll of tech wreck. A more practical recommendation would be frequent rest breaks or some physical exercise that can strengthen the neck and shoulder muscles.”. The post How to Avoid Tech Wreck appeared first on Smart Meetings. Work-arounds for the toll of living online. Otherwise known as online addiction. Can we agree it’s a problem? That’s the first step toward a better tomorrow.

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Team Building: Make It Unconventional

Smart Meetings

Team-building exercises are often memorable because they allow attendees see each other in a different context. Staying indoors while engaged in any team-building exercise can be fun, but it’s more prone to become stale. Tech Out. Related: 11 Event Tech Trends That Shaped 2018.

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9 Great Hotel Fitness Facilities to Break a Sweat

SmartMeetings

At Smart Meetings , we’ve compiled a list of nine venues that feature standout exercise facilities. of exercise space, which includes a full basketball court, racquetball and squash courts and LCD viewing screens guiding you through various cardio workouts that best fit your needs.

Healthy Tips For Event Profs – #EventIcons Episode 96

Endless Events

Whether there is an event or not, event profs always face lack of sleep, long days and late nights of work! How can you stay healthy as an event prof when you feel like you are constantly running down the clock? It may seem daunting but we can teach you how!

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Event Tech Live Replay: Curating the Event Experience with SXSW Scott Wilcox

Event Industry News

SXSW man talks intelligent apps at Event Tech Live South by Southwest (SXSW), a celebrated exercise in music performance, music business, film and logistics, turns 30 next year.

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5 Things to Double Check Before You Launch Your Event App

Eventmobi

Reviewing your content and ensuring it’s ready to share with your audience is definitely a best practice and something that you should always exercise before you launch your event app to your attendees. We’ve all had that feeling.

How to Manage Rising Event Costs

SmartMeetings

This can lead to everything from sourcing a nontraditional venue to trying out new tech features such as holograms or virtual reality.

4 Ways For Women to Love Traveling Alone

SmartMeetings

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Every Marketing Team Should Host an Event Series—Here's How We're Planning Ours

Event Farm

As our CRO, Chad, likes to say, it's an exercise in eating our own dog food. Either way, we're using our tech to build an event marketing campaign, and we want to share our process and give some insight into how we're thinking about our own events. ( Event Tech Event Marketing

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Every Marketing Team Should Host an Event Series—Here’s How We’re Planning Ours

Event Farm

As our CRO, Chad, likes to say, it’s an exercise in eating our own dog food. Either way, we’re using our tech to build an event marketing campaign, and we want to share our process and give some insight into how we’re thinking about our own events. (

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6 De-Stressing Tips Every Event Planner Should Know

Guidebook

There are tech tools out there to help out with just about everything, from project management software to communication and chat tools. Get out and exercise. In addition to the health benefits you’ll feel with regular exercise, it is proven to melt away stress.

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How To Handle Event Problems Like A Boss

Endless Events

This guide makes the exercise easier by defining the 5 best practices for getting your audience glued to your event. Event problems: we eat them for breakfast. And lunch, and dinner, and dessert too.

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10 Apps to Become More Mindful and Stress-Free

SmartMeetings

Breethe targets specific states of mind to guide you through meditation—some examples include “Dealing with Pressure,” for those of us with deadlines, and “Public Places,” which can guide you through a meditation exercise with your eyes open.

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Eliminate Packing from Travel

SmartMeetings

Plus, you can elect to have 10 percent of your order go toward a charity that the company supports—Dress for Success, Girls in Tech, Global Fund For Women and She Should Run. Westin Hotels & Resorts encourages guests to stop making excuses to avoid exercising while traveling. In a way, business trips and vacations start the night before you leave home, when you are tasked with the dreaded chore of…dun dun dun…packing. It is the bane of many travelers’ existence.

The ABC’s of Event Planning

Cvent

A mobile event app isn’t just a fun tech experience to give your attendees. Your coworkers, event tech, previous event plans, etc. Breathing exercises may sound silly, but they are a proven way to help calm you down and refocus in a relatively short amount of time.

Top 10 Trends Impacting the Hospitality Industry

SmartMeetings

Tech explosion. The majority of guests today are self-sufficient, tech-savvy travelers who are comfortable using apps or mobile websites. At Aria Resort and Casino in Las Vegas, guests are issued high-tech cards that detect their presence and unlock the door before they even reach it.

8 Time Wasting Habits Event Planners Should Quit

Canadian Special Events

As an exercise, track the time you spend doing different tasks using an app like Toggl. You don’t need to do it all the time – use a set timeframe for your exercise. Planning Tools Canadian event planners canadian special events Event Force Event Tech ProductivityTime.

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Stress Relief at Work for Office-Bound Event Planners

Quickmobile

Exercise is a great stress reliever—but that doesn’t mean a corporate event planner can turn around and warrior pose on the office floor when they need a break. The secret is that exercise gives you endorphins, the ‘happiness hormone’, which lessens pain and decreases stress.

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Women are the future of event technology, here’s why

Eventbase

Even without looking at the statistics, it’s easy to see that women are a minority in the tech industry. Attend tech conferences and review the keynote speaker lineups and you’ll easily spot the lack of female voices. 6% of tech companies have a female CEO.

The Top 6 Tips if You Are a Technical Event Partner at Government Events

GEVME

Being a tech partner at international governmental meetings means you need to have every infinitesimal process thoroughly planned. Concerning hardware diagnostics, there’s a huge list of testing activities you should exercise, from CPU and register tests to transient error monitoring.

3 Creative Brainstorming Techniques to Improve Your Meetings

Smart Meetings

Fresh air and exercise are also a natural way to stimulate employee’s creative traits. Related : Upgrade Your Event with These Tech Innovations.

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4 Things You Need to Know Before Using Drones

Canadian Special Events

FMAV would exercise a much greater safety radius at 500’ similar to the large safety zone that Intel uses at Walt Disney light shows. Event Tech Audio visual canadian special events Corporate Events event technology Events FMAV. Courtesy of FMAV.

4 Lessons from Pokémon Go To Make Your Conferences More Engaging

Eventinterface

Event tech can often be a little lack lustre, with glitches and power-outs laughed off as the norm. Exercise. Get guests moving at your next conference by indulging in active icebreaker or team building exercises.

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Events: How Brands Can Win in the Experience Economy

Event Farm

By taking part in a similar exercise, brands can take a person who doesn’t know a company at all from awareness (introduce them to your brand) to familiarity (show them what your service or product does) to consideration (I see why I need this) all within a matter of minutes.

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4 Tips to Help Business Travelers Stay in Shape

PCMA Convene

Are you aware that some hotel groups now offer the ability to request your favorite piece of exercise equipment be brought right to your hotel room? Check with your rewards program — they may offer to have exercise clothes and shoes waiting in your room when you arrive.

4 Tips to Help Business Travelers Stay in Shape

PCMA Convene

Are you aware that some hotel groups now offer the ability to request your favorite piece of exercise equipment be brought right to your hotel room? Check with your rewards program — they may offer to have exercise clothes and shoes waiting in your room when you arrive.

The Best Event Marketing at CES 2018

Event Geek

While operating on much tighter budgets, these startups exercised their event marketing muscle with creative strategies that delighted attendees and delivered real, measurable results. CES proved again in 2018 why it's the world's leading technology exhibition.

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4 Feel-Good Benefits of Outdoor Meetings

Smart Meetings

More : Tech Companies Flee Cubicles, Meet Outdoors. Think of this exercise as a supplement to a large meeting format. The days of boxed-in, windowless meetings are officially a thing of the past.

7 Tips to Improve Your Creativity for Event Planning

Hubilo Blog

Some researchers have hypothesized that regular exercise can even benefit creativity! . Wish to know how Hubilo’s all-in-one event-tech solution can help you plan the perfect event? Creativity is a key asset in event planning.

6 tips to bring your brand to life with an event chat bot

Eventbase

In addition to being a groundbreaker in the event tech world, Abby was hugely popular with SXSW attendees, who asked over 56,000 different queries throughout the course of the event. Abby, like her maker SXSW, is tech savvy, intelligent and witty.

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Events: How Brands Can Win in the Experience Economy

Event Farm

By taking part in a similar exercise, brands can take a person who doesn’t know a company at all from awareness (introduce them to your brand) to familiarity (show them what your service or product does) to consideration (I see why I need this) all within a matter of minutes.

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FEATURE FRIDAY: Fall Event Lineup + Intrepid Museum NYC Event Venue

Boomset

A versatile venue with 12 different event areas, planners can exercise their event design talent and cater to up to 5,000 guests in various ways.

Event Names: Tactics, Tools, and Ideas Worth Stealing

Social Tables

For example, Lesbians Who Tech is a real event with a name that gives the reader an immediate understanding of who the audience is and kind of what attendees will be doing. Try any combination of the following exercises and event name ideas to come up with something both you and your audience will love. For example, if your event is a tech conference for copywriters, you can follow the thought pattern, “copywriters (A) make me think of B.

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Venues, Views, and Variety Create Meeting Magic in Chester County’s Brandywine Valley

Connect Your Meetings

Chester County’s Brandywine Valley is a scenic space that enjoys an alluring mix of high-tech industry, charming small towns, and culturally driven attractions.

30 Trade Show Ideas for Attracting Visitors

Bizzabo

AI #HeyGoogle #cesIEEE #CES2018 #IEEE #CES #tech #technology #engineer #engineering [link] pic.twitter.com/vjNRnOgYi7 — IEEE (@IEEEorg). Tech experts then created a fantastic experiential marketing activity by making movie posters and trailers featuring each of the event guests who stopped by.

Simplify Networking and Staffing at Your Events

Cvent

Corporate event planning is a multi-faceted exercise, but ensuring that everyone who attends our annual user conference makes the most out of their time and fosters the relationships they’re looking for is critical to our event’s success.

Florida Shows Off Everything Under the Sun

PCMA Convene

On tap for the following morning: some welcome exercise after the previous day of indulging our appetites. The conference occurs biennially at the New World Center, rotating among other host destinations when those tech enthusiasts do not come to Miami Beach.