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.

2019 97

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!

2018 91

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.

Tech 103

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.

2019 83

How to Avoid Tech Wreck

Smart Meetings

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.

Tech 46

9 Great Hotel Fitness Facilities to Break a Sweat

Smart Meetings

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.

How to Avoid Tech Wreck

Smart Meetings

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.

Tech 43

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.

How to Manage Rising Event Costs

Smart Meetings

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

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.

4 Ways For Women to Love Traveling Alone

Smart Meetings

Tips & Tools actress air airlines alone app bad business call concierge confidence contractor danger doubletree exercise fear female fitness flight Florida food good health hilton hospitality hotel hyatt illinois independent juicery lonely maclaine mae marriott meet up meetings needs new york options parc 55 phone precaution privacy recommendation safe safety San Francisco shirley stay super Tech technology texas Travel traveler virginia Wellness west westin woman women workout

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

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.

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. (

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.

10 Apps to Become More Mindful and Stress-Free

Smart Meetings

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.

2017 89

Eliminate Packing from Travel

Smart Meetings

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.

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.

2017 83

Top 10 Trends Impacting the Hospitality Industry

Smart Meetings

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.

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.

2017 208

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.

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.

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.

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.

2017 205

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.

2016 130

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.

Cows to help you prioritize which courses you run

Arlo Training & Events Software

Let’s tale a look at some examples of the BCG Matrix at work at a software/tech training company. It would make a great team planning exercise. Introducing, the BCG Matrix for training companies.

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.

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.

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.

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.

2017 130

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.

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.

2019 97

20 Powerful Product Launch Event Ideas

Bizzabo

Both the media and general public go crazy speculating what the tech giant has up its sleeve. Speaking of tech, let's talk about one of the biggest MAX benefits: archived content. SXSW is a music and film festival, tech conference, and business networking event.

Business Events in Victoria, British Columbia

Cvent

Exercise Your Brain. Victoria has been consistently rated as Canada’s smartest city and is home to the second-largest tech industry in British Columbia. Go beyond “bored” rooms in Victoria, British Columbia , a city that’s oceans apart from ordinary.

20 Brand Activation Ideas

Bizzabo

For the global event, the tech titan enlisted photographers from all over the world to capture images on their new iPhones in order to showcase the device's new low-light camera features. Looking to grow awareness for your company and reach more of the consumers who really matter?

2018 108

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.

2018 57

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.

Endless Events: 20+ Creative Corporate Event Entertainment Ideas

Bizzabo

Source: ARVR Tech. ARVR Tech creates custom augmented reality applications for events spanning everything from scavenger hunts to training simulations. While you might not be running a police training exercise this example points to the potential power of AR and VR at events.

The 3 Questions that Lead to a Successful Event Email Invitation Campaign

zkipster

As you can see, this is a quick thought exercise that can force you to define what you need your event to do, and how to make it compelling from your vital very first communication with the people that make it happen. But for this exercise, think about each group in terms of how they help achieve the event goal you just defined. At the event, use a tech partner that can provide on-site communication.

2017 55

10 tips for creating interactive hybrid events

Plan Your Meetings

Tech suppliers, venues and food and beverage suppliers can help event planners producing hybrid events save significantly. Remind them that lecture is not the only approach that can be used for hybrid events, it’s possible to include exercise, games and discussions.

2016 105

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.