22 Crazy Global Events

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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.

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

Event Industry News

The post Leading global event management platform, etouches, is acquired by HGGC appeared first on Event Industry News. Editor's Choice Event Technology News

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.

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? From our point of view, we are a global business. But again, we’re a global business. Everything is global.

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. The Global Congress will continue to take place in convention centers because of its size.

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.

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.

[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. Andrea Michaels – Extraordinary Events.

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.

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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.

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

EventMB

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].

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20 Global Meeting FAQs

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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. What makes the events and community so vibrant? What do visitors love most about the Mind The Product 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.

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.

How the Trend of Festivalization Is Changing Events

EventMB

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. […].

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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 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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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.”.

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.

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.

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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.

The Power of Events [Free Report]

EventMB

Not all events are created equal. Some events leave a long-lasting legacy. This report explores 29 events that made a difference. Events have the power to change the world. The post The Power of Events [Free Report] by Julius Solaris appeared first on [link].

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IBTM World 2018: What to Know Before You Go

Aventri

Next month, the event industry will be gathering at IBTM World 2018 in Barcelona, Nov. 27-29.

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21 Great Examples of Venue Websites

EventMB

Websites are a fantastic opportunity for an event venue to show off its true potential. Here are 21 top global event venue websites. As an event planner venue websites can often be a let down. Venues event venues venue website venues web-design

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London Zoo goes with the flow for 2016’s #OneLess campaign

Event Industry News

When London Zoo took the decision to cease the sale of single-use plastic water bottles at the end of May this year, as part of this year’s #OneLess campaign, they appointed WET Global Events to manufacture and install two bespoke water fountains.

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LiveBuzz registration creates Buzz for Centaur Media’s Festival of Marketing Event

Event Industry News

LiveBuzz, award winning event registration, website and staffing provider delivered event registration for Centaur’s flagship marketing event, Festival of Marketing which took place from 5th & 6th October at Tobacco Dock. Event Technology

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The new AMR Top 20 exhibition organisers by revenue

Event Industry News

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The AMR Top 20 exhibition organisers by revenue

Event Industry News

Leading adviser to the global events industry, AMR International, has today released its annual Top 20 Exhibition Organisers – the only global ranking based exclusively on exhibition organising revenue.

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Podcast Special: Events for Namuwongo

Event Industry News

In a special edition of the Event Industry News podcast, host James Dickson is joined by former AEO president Trevor Foley to discuss Events for Namuwongo , a charity set up in 2011 to improve the lives of people in the Namuwongo region of Uganda.

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Eventex Awards 2017: Last Call for Entries

Event Industry News

The deadline for entering the 7th edition of the Global Event Awards is approaching fast. Entries are accepted online from around the globe in more than 20categories, ranging from various types of events to event technology and services. […].

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Public Voting for the 7th Edition of Eventex Awards announced

Event Industry News

With Eventex 2017 just around the corner, entry submission for the 7th edition of global event awards Eventex Awards is now closed. Every year the People’s Choice Event award is decided by public voting.

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Arena Group acquires RIM Scaffolding

Event Industry News

Arena Group has acquired the event equipment, management and operational teams of Leeds-based RIM Scaffolding, extending its global event infrastructure offering to a wealth of sporting and live event clients, October 2016.

7 Reasons to Use Multilingual Event Tools

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Subscribe to the blog to stay up to date on event tech trends and best practices, or contact us to see how your next event app can be suited to any variety of attendees. When you’re planning on hosting global events, there’s one key element that you simply cannot overlook: not everyone speaks the same language. To address this challenge , your technology tools, including mobile event apps , play an important role in bringing people together.

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NOEA announce convention keynote speaker from ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup 2017

Event Industry News

The National Outdoor Events Association (NOEA) has confirmed Paul Smith, Director of City & Spectator Experience from the Global Events team at the England & Wales Cricket Board (ECB), as the keynote speaker for its annual Convention, 22nd November 17.

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Tag Digital, winner of ‘Best Use of Technology to Market an Event’ at the 2017 Event Tech Awards

Event Industry News

Tag Digital was delighted to be crowned the winner of ‘Best Use of Technology to Market an Event’ at the 2017 Event Tech Awards Tag Digital specialises in PPC within in the global events sector, running campaigns in 46 countries, multiple languages and various time zones.

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dmg events appoints Chris Kilbee as Senior Vice President to lead Construction portfolio

Event Industry News

dmg events, the leading international events company, has announced the appointment of Chris Kilbee as Senior Vice President to lead its growing global construction portfolio. For the last 5 years, Chris has been based in Amsterdam with UBM where, as Group Director, he has led the growth and development of the company’s global Pharmaceutical portfolio.

Terrapinn and GES agree new two-year deal

Event Industry News

Terrapinn, a leading global events organiser, has appointed GES as the official service provider for six of its Middle East event brands – including Seamless, The Mining Show, and Telecoms World Middle East – in a deal that extends to 2019.

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AllSeated Launches First Ever Dynamic Virtual Reality Application for Event Industry

All Seated

AllSeated today unveiled the only dynamic virtual reality (VR) platform for the event industry, making it possible – for the first time – for venues and event planners to design every detail of an event and share 360-degree VR “walk-throughs” with clients, well in advance of an event.

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Arena Group acquires Hong Kong based Ironmonger Marquees

Event Industry News

Global event supplier, Arena Group, has bought Hong Kong-based event production company Ironmonger Marquees, to create Arena Hong Kong, extending its Asian capabilities with a new office and hub in Northern Asia.

Female Leaders of the Event Industry: Leigh Jagger

Eventbrite

Renowned in the industry for her leadership, we ask Leigh Jagger how she came to be CEO of global events company Banks Sadler. The post Female Leaders of the Event Industry: Leigh Jagger appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog. All Entrepreneurship May Female Leaders

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