22 Crazy Global Events

EventMB

Jump into the bizarre and see what crazy events are going on around the world. Whether it is tradition, culture, fun or revelry, we kid you not, these curious events are real! Events are a great way to celebrate life and create unforgettable memories and experiences. While these crazy global events may seem fun and […]. The post 22 Crazy Global Events by EventMB Team appeared first on [link].

The Official 2019 Global Event Forum Report Breakdown!

Endless Events

On this week’s Event Brew, we’re breaking down the Global Event Forum report. So, just in case you don’t know, the Global Event Forum brings together the most influential live event professionals. And here, they debate and discuss the hottest and most relevant topics impacting the live event industry on a global level. What Was The Global Event Forum Report All About? Why Does The Global Event Forum Matter?

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DES Spotlight: Berenice Lai, CMP, DES, Global Events Manager, SurveyMonkey 

PCMA Convene

A lifelong learner, Berenice Lai decided to pursue Digital Event Strategist (DES) certification since COVID-19 forced her and her organization pivot to virtual in March 2020. I run global events for SurveyMonkey. Your title is Global Events Manager.

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The Impact of Coronavirus on Global Events

Attendease

With many global events being canceled due to the spread of the novel coronavirus, event managers are looking for solutions like Attendease as an alternative to bring in-person events online. The World Health Organization have declared the novel Coronavirus outbreak a public health emergency , and the fear of spreading the COVID-19 is presenting businesses in the events and travel industries with an unprecedented global challenge.

The Biggest Takeaways from the Global Event Forum – #EventIcons Episode 154

Endless Events

For the second time ever, the International Live Event Association (ILEA) held the Global Events Forum in August 2018 in Denver, Colorado. The forum brought together 30 of the brightest and biggest influencers in the events industry to delve deep into issues, challenges, and opportunities facing the event industry today. Christian Seidenstuecker JOKE Event AG ( @ CSeidenstuecker ). Will Curran of Endless Events ( @ ItsWillCurran ).

How Four Major Global Events Pivoted from In-Person to Virtual

Attendease

The novel coronavirus outbreak has had a significant impact on the events industry, from venues and vendors to speakers and sponsors. We feel great sympathy for all affected by COVID-19 and the ripple effects this global pandemic has caused.”.

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A Global Events Industry Report from the International Live Events Association

Tito Blog | An Event Blog for Organisers

Every once in a while event organisers, amid the hectic schedules their roles require, come together at events that focus on them for a change. Admission was one such experience, and the recent Global Event Forum hosted by the ILEA is another. The conference brought together 30 leaders in the events industry to discuss and analyse the wins and challenges of the space last August in Denver, Colorado.

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A UK-Based Global Events Company Ponders the Brexit

PCMA Convene

We’ve talked about the Brexit from the perspective of a global events company headquartered in Geneva , but how about one based in the UK? I recently talked with Graham Johnson, managing director of UKIP Media & Events, a magazine publisher and conference organizer based in Surrey, about 20 miles outside London. From our point of view, we are a global business. But again, we’re a global business. Everything is global.

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[CTRL] + [ALT] + [DEL] : A Collaborative Global Event Reboot

techsytalk

The Coming Together of Event Minds. This conference was posed to be the ultimate brain date with the best minds and personalities in the live event industry that continue to disrupt and help shape the future of events and experiences. CTRL] +[ALT] + [DEL] : A Collaborative Global Event Reboot. Three well-known international event professionals have come together to keep the spirit of this conference alive—in just a few hours notice. Event Planning News

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Transforming a Biennial Congress Into an Annual Global Event

PCMA Convene

The nearly 50-year-old organization recently announced that it will alter the format and timing of its meetings, moving from an every-other-year Congress to an annual Global Congress , starting in 2019. In its revamped format, the Global Congress will include the SSC program within its framework, to allow general conference attendees to benefit from the information shared in those sessions. The Global Congress will continue to take place in convention centers because of its size.

CEO of Global Events Group IMEX on Leading Through Crisis

Skift

Meetings & Events coronavirus events imexRead the Complete Story On Skift.

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How Global Event Planners Need to Think About China’s Secondary Cities

Skift

Marriott International Skift Take: China has become a hot spot for global business travel and its secondary cities are evolving to accommodate larger conferences and conventions. What should event planners know? Asia Meetings & Events destinations meetings meetingsiq pacific worldThe W Xi'an in northwest China is shown here. Marriott has a joint venture with Alibaba.

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Leading global event management platform, etouches, is acquired by HGGC

Event Industry News

Fast Growing Event Management Cloud Software Provider Poised to Accelerate Growth and Digitally Transform the Global Events and Venue Sourcing Market etouches, a leading global provider of cloud event management software and sourcing solutions, today announced that it has been acquired by HGGC, a leading middle market private equity firm. The post Leading global event management platform, etouches, is acquired by HGGC appeared first on Event Industry News.

Takeaways From a Biennial Global Event: Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit 2019

Hubilo Blog

Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit 2019 is the 9th edition of Vibrant Gujarat which was first conceptualized in 2003. The event was 3 days long starting from 18th January till 20th January. The opening ceremony of the Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit 2019 inaugurated by the Hon’ble Prime Minister of India, Shri Narendra Modi at Mahatma Mandir in Gandhinagar. Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit is a biennial aiming at building strong relationships with MSME’s and large scale enterprises.

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The Oval Office wins three Silver Global Event Awards

Event Industry News

During the Award Ceremony of the 7th edition of the Eventex Global Event Awards, live communication agency The Oval Office was awarded three Silver Awards. The post The Oval Office wins three Silver Global Event Awards appeared first on Event Industry News. These international awards honour the most cutting-edge live experiences of the past year. This year about 120 cases from over 30 countries were registered in 13 categories. The campaigns awarded a […].

ILEA & VisitScotland launch ‘purple paper’ following first Global Event Summit

Event Industry News

The International Live Events Association (ILEA) along with VisitScotland Business Events has launched ‘Event Horizons’ a specially created report highlighting the findings of the recent ILEA Global Event Summit 2016 which was hosted in Scotland. The post ILEA & VisitScotland launch ‘purple paper’ following first Global Event Summit appeared first on Event Industry News.

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Finalists announced for the 7th Global Event Awards

Event Industry News

The post Finalists announced for the 7th Global Event Awards appeared first on Event Industry News. The 7th edition of Eventex Awards is nearly upon us in all its glory. The judging phase is now completed, and the shortlist of finalists revealed. We’ve got some of the biggest names in the industry competing for a coveted Eventex Award. Here are the finalists in each category: Best Association Meeting · 82nd IFLA […].

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ILEA take on millennial & centennial mindsets, creativity and global event tech

Event Industry News

ILEA UK Chapter has outlined its educational strategy and key themes for the next 12 months, once again looking to start a conversation about the future of the events industry and the role of experience. The main themes are Millennial and Centennial Mindsets, Creative Play and Global Event Technology Trends. The post ILEA take on millennial & centennial mindsets, creativity and global event tech appeared first on Event Industry News.

Global event planners struggling to leverage technology to enhance attendee satisfaction

Event Industry News

etouches, today announced the results of a global survey analyzing the top pain points event planners encounter throughout the event lifecycle. The survey asked 239 event planners from the Americas, EMEA, and Asia Pacific regions to identify their technology pain points and found most event professionals are only scratching the surface when it comes to […]. Event Technology News

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This Show Is Open! SISO & UFI collaborate to support global event industry during coronavirus outbreak

Event Industry News

Paris-based UFI, the Global Association of the Exhibition Industry, and Atlanta-based SISO, The Society of Independent Show Organizers, today launch a new campaign, called ‘This Show Is Open’. It supports exhibition and event organisers around the world as they put the industry’s full experience to the task of keeping events going wherever possible, in line with the guidance of health authorities and the interests of their customers.

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A Perfect Event: Three Elements That Lead To An Ideal Outcome

Endless Events

What planner doesn’t want a perfect event? However, here at Endless, we want nothing more to help you put together the best events you possibly can. So today, we’re breaking down the three elements that lead to a perfect event outcome. Our always amazing host, Will Curran, brings you the essential pillars of event planning. Straight from the Global Event Forum report, these are the elements that can make or break an event.

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World Class Events and A.C.T (National) announce partnership to improve global event safety

Event Industry News

Event management consultancy World Class Events (WCE) and the UK’s leading event safety consultancy A.C.T The post World Class Events and A.C.T National) announce partnership to improve global event safety appeared first on Event Industry News. National) Ltd have today (27th April) announced a partnership that will see the two companies promote and raise higher Health & Safety standards throughout the UAE.

The 8th Global Event Awards – Reimagined and Now Open for Entries

Event Industry News

For the 8th year running, Eventex Awards will highlight the top achievements by event professionals, meeting planners, promoters, and live communication professionals in producing cutting-edge event experiences. The post The 8th Global Event Awards – Reimagined and Now Open for Entries appeared first on Event Industry News.

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The 9 Most Expensive Event Tickets In The World (And What You Get For Them)

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Here are some of the hottest and most expensive event tickets in the world, and what you actually get for the price tag. The post The 9 Most Expensive Event Tickets In The World (And What You Get For Them) by EventMB Team appeared first on [link]. Trends & Event Ideas conferences event tickets global events events sporting events real world ticket prices industry expertsIf you are looking to spend big, these are the tickets to do it.

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The Most Unusual Event Trends Around the World

Eventbrite

As we settle into 2018, we have compiled a list of current event trends across the globe. The post The Most Unusual Event Trends Around the World appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog. Arts, Culture & Entertainment Class, Training or Workshop Consumer Event Planning Event Trends Family Festival Food & Drink Leadership / Management March Marketing Operations / Logistics Owner Promoter event trends eventbrite event trends global event trends

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Biggest Challenges Facing Event Industry In 2019

Townscript

The event industry has come a long way with exponential growth in the past couple of years. The post Biggest Challenges Facing Event Industry In 2019 appeared first on Townscript Blog. Event Industry Event Management Event Planning challenges in event industry event industry event industry challenges event industry trends global event industry

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The Buck Stops Here: The Life of a Strategic Events Manager

Experient

If you’ve ever wondered who plans the events for an event management company, look no further. Let us introduce you to Dan Potter, Senior Strategic Events Manager at Maritz Global Events. Anyone who has attended one of our many strategic events has seen the magic that Dan has conjured alongside his equally talented peer, Karen Watson, Sr. Director Strategic Events. The Days (and Nights) of a Strategic Events Manager.

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Airline Food: An Around-the-World Comparison

MeetingsNet

Check out these meals served by 15 global airlines on their 2016 flights. Food & Beverage Global EventsBest bet: The dessert from Qantas! read more.

Prioritizing Event Security in Uncertain Times

Experient

It only takes a few minutes of perusing news headlines to grasp how important event security is in this day and age. Safety and security is one of the biggest issues we have in our business currently and people are talking about it continually,” said Ben Goedegebuure, Vice President, Global General Manager of Maritz Global Events. Event security is by no means a new issue. Keeping Event Security Top of Mind.

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Implementing Experience Design in Small, Yet Powerful Ways

Experient

The term “experience design” is thrown around a lot in the meetings and events industry. But does everyone who uses it truly understand how to apply the concept to their events? But that doesn’t mean overhauling your entire event. . For many event strategists, it feels as if there’s no wiggle room to stop and think like this. Our checklists seem to get longer by the second and the event countdown is always speeding up. So how does this look for your events?

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20 Global Meeting FAQs

MeetingsNet

Association Meetings Risk Management Corporate Meetings Event Planning Global Events

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Event management: International challenge of organizing PowerUp!

Eventory

Reading Time: 9 minutes Organizing an event is a demanding task, even for a logistics master. When an event is complex and is happening across Europe, you need to double your efforts, seek for unconventional improvements, event management tips and master the art of making it work. How to connect communication between separate events and not go crazy? Challenges of the global event management. Let’s talk about InnoEnergy’s recent big event.

Event spotlight: Mind the Product

Oveit

Mind the Product started in 2010 in London and now consists of more than 50 000 members and the event traveled the world, being hosted in more than 100 cities. Nothing much was available, so two events emerged – ProductCamp London, from Simon Cast and Janna Bastow, and ProductTank from Martin Eriksson. What makes the events and community so vibrant? What do visitors love most about the Mind The Product events?

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Do Meeting Planners Provide a False Sense of Security?

MeetingsNet

Two presenters at the recent Global Business Travel Association Convention say the same focus has not been turned on meeting attendees. Financial/Insurance Meetings Risk Management Global Events Medical MeetingsDuty of care practices are well established for individual employees traveling the world for their companies. read more.

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Event Marketing: C-Suite Strategy Talks

PCMA Convene

They’re looking for something very personal, they’re looking for individual connections, they’re looking for a curated experience,” Neal says, “and we like to think of designing, instead of a 2,000-person event, an event for 2,000 different individuals.”. David Peckinpaugh, CMP, CIS, president of Maritz Global Events, uses journey maps to help personalize the attendee experience. The Intersection 360 Live Media Maritz Global Events

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Commentary: Don’t Cancel Your Overseas Travel

MeetingsNet

Financial/Insurance Meetings Risk Management Corporate Meetings Global EventsThe only way to know what it's like on the ground in your destination is to be on the ground. Don't let attendees' perceptions keep you from giving them the opportunity to enrich their lives through international travel. read more.

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Event Branding: 5 Ways To Stay Fresh And Relevant

EventMB

This is a sponsored post by Maritz Global Events. More information about Event Manager Blog’s sponsored posts. Years ago, event branding generally mirrored that of the hosting organization. Event ‘branding’ was reduced to easily recognizable stylistic elements – fonts and colors, a logo. Now, event branding has evolved past that and is more about messaging, sentiment, […]. Tips EventProfs event branding eventmanagement

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United CEO Charms GBTA Audience

MeetingsNet

Financial/Insurance Meetings Site Selection/RFPs Corporate Meetings Event Planning Global Events Medical MeetingsOscar Munoz understands that by the time you step on board an airplane, “you’re frankly pissed.” He’s determined to make it better. United’s new premium Polaris seats (pictured) should help. read more.

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8 Ideas to Embrace a Wellness Culture at Events

EventMB

This is a sponsored post by Maritz Global Events. More information about Event Manager Blog’s sponsored posts. The wellness trend began by offering healthier meal options but has now blossomed into an entire culture for events. The post 8 Ideas to Embrace a Wellness Culture at Events by Maritz Global Events appeared first on [link]. Event Ideas event ideas #eventprof eventmanagement

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How the Trend of Festivalization Is Changing Events

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This is a sponsored post by Maritz Global Events. More information about Event Manager Blog’s sponsored posts. This event trend of “festivalization,” how festivals are redefining conferences and other events, is one to watch and heed. […]. The post How the Trend of Festivalization Is Changing Events by Maritz Global Events appeared first on [link]. Festivals Event Design #eventprof eventmanagement experience design

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