Presenting at Webinars: What Speakers Should Know

Attendease

Whether it’s your first time presenting to an audience, or you’re a seasoned in-person speaker, presenting virtually can introduce challenges. Sometimes, deferring to a speaker training expert is the most effective way to prepare for a speaking engagement. Event Management

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How To Find The Perfect Speaker for Your Event

Attendease

Speakers can easily make or break an event. Conversely, if you have a speaker who has a compelling topic and knows how to deliver it with clear takeaways, you’ll have a happy crowd who will leave positive reviews for your event, and tell others. Look for speaker accreditation.

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Speaker Engage Event Management Platform [Review]

EventMB

Speaker Engage consolidates event planning tasks, speaker and sponsor curation, and communications in one place. Speaker Engage: What Is It? The post Speaker Engage Event Management Platform [Review] by EventMB Studio Team appeared first on [link].

rsvpBook Speaker Management Portal

rsvpBOOK

rsvpBook is proud to announce the addition of the Speaker Manager to the Event Organizer toolbox. In addition to being able to see what workshops your speakers are currently assigned to, you also get some powerful new features for the day of your event. You can now add custom agenda items to each speakers schedule, […]. The post rsvpBook Speaker Management Portal appeared first on rsvpBOOK Blog.

Virtual Speaker Management Guide

Hubb

You’ve heard about the love-hate relationship between presenters and conference managers. While speakers scramble to ready their bios, headshots and presentation drafts, you pull out your hair trying to get your speakers to deliver great content on time.

Recap: Finding the perfect speaker.

Expo Pass

“I love seeing speakers that change the way we think […] They are experts, they have thought about something, they bring their own view of the world – to you – and it changes how you think about the world.”. It also helps to connect personally with potential speakers.

The Truth Dilemma: What to Do When Speakers Make Stuff Up

Skift Meetings

Motivational speakers aren’t always who they say they are. The post The Truth Dilemma: What to Do When Speakers Make Stuff Up by Vincent Alonzo appeared first on [link]. Event Management speakers selection event speaker speaker management speaker vetting process ethics sxsw SXSW 2022

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Are Your Speakers Speaking to Speakers?

Velvet Chainsaw

We refer to these conferences as meetings of speakers speaking to speakers. If your conference has the “speakers speaking to speakers” model, the primary avenue for growth has been to make room for more speaking slots or add to the poster-board footprint. Reprinted with permission of Convene , the magazine of the Professional Convention Management Association. The post Are Your Speakers Speaking to Speakers?

Crowdsourcing Speakers

EventMB

Are you ready to crowdsource your speakers or learning sessions at your next event? The post Crowdsourcing Speakers by Christina Green appeared first on [link]. Event Management crowdsourcing speakersPeople know what they want. Or do they? Here are a few questions to ask yourself before you do. We have an ego problem. Maybe not you. Maybe not me. But other people do. One of the positive benefits of this […].

Speaker Management Best Practices: Collaboration, Not Confrontation

Hubb

Your speakers and the content they deliver are the primary reason people come to your event, so why does the mere mention of them give you an anxious twitch? Maybe it's because speaker management can be a major pain, a huge source of frustration, and a ton of work.

rsvpBook Speaker Management Portal

rsvpBOOK

rsvpBook is proud to announce the addition of the Speaker Manager to the Event Organizer toolbox. In addition to being able to see what workshops your speakers are currently assigned to, you also get some powerful new features for the day of your event. You can now add custom agenda items to each speakers schedule, […]. The post rsvpBook Speaker Management Portal appeared first on rsvpBOOK Blog.

7 Tips to Keep Your Event Speakers Coming Back

Eventmobi

Event speakers are essential to a successful event marketing strategy. And, for attendees to learn, they need someone to learn from, aka — your speaker! When sharing her event management tips, Cathy stresses the importance of relevant and engaging speakers, saying, “Speakers are critical to the event. If we can’t deliver on speakers, we’re not doing our job right.”. Happy speakers lead to happy attendees. Secure a dedicated speaker room.

Getting More Value from Conference Keynote Speakers

Velvet Chainsaw

Not long ago, becoming a professional speaker was a third step in a thought leaders career path. Keynote speakers should be chosen wisely. From a conference design perspective, we believe the current best practice is to bookend your conference by opening with a strong-thought provoking speaker and closing with inspiration. Five boxes you should check before selecting a keynote speaker: Relevant – Content must align with a major problem or opportunity facing your profession.

Managing Speaker Info Overload

PCMA Convene

Readers of PCMA’s Catalyst forum are offering advice about speaker confirmation and information emails. Speaker Engagement. “I’m I’m looking to revamp our speaker confirmation and information email,” Krista Rakovan, manager, Education and Events, The Humane Society of the United States, told the Catalyst community. “We This makes the content more easily digestible while, at the same time, maintaining engagement with your speakers.

Contracting Conference Speakers

Gallus Events

So perhaps, on average, let’s say half a dozen speakers at each event. That makes roughly 3000 speakers. Contracting conference speakers just wasn’t something I did. I know I am not alone I think it’s common that organisers don’t get round to formalising agreements with speakers. In fact, I haven’t come across ANY formal speaker contracts in the score or more organisations in which I’ve completed event consultancy.

How To Choose The Right Speaker For Your Next Conference

Picatic by Eventbrite

Would you like a keynote speaker that is engaging, inspirational and entertaining, while being knowledgeable in their field and relevant to your audience? What event manager doesn’t right? There are many things to consider when looking for a speaker for your next event. The post How To Choose The Right Speaker For Your Next Conference appeared first on Picatic Event Planning Blog.

Our top tips when finding event speakers. 

Expo Pass

Event speakers have the unique ability to inspire attendees and transform your event into a truly memorable experience. But how can organizers actually go about finding the perfect speaker for their event? If you put out an inspiring call for proposals the best speakers will find you.

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Introducing Bizzabo’s Speakers & Partners Management Solutions?

Bizzabo

From streamlining event operations to delivering a branded and easy-to-use experience, collaborating with your partners and speakers just got a whole lot better. A few months ago we announced the Bizzabo's Speakers Management and Partners Management Solutions in a closed beta.

Creating an Agenda for Event Speakers

GEVME

To run an event successfully, you need to prepare a good event program and an event speaker’s agenda—a schedule or protocol for speakers about what they will say and how they will act on the stage, etc. Before every event, it’s important to think over the agenda, determine the list of participants, and read the reports of all the speakers and other relevant materials. Reasons to create an agenda for event speakers. Prepare briefing materials for the event speakers.

4 Ways to Keep Speakers On Topic

Skift Meetings

What do you do if your speaker goes off the rails? Let’s say the speaker goes off script and says things that don’t align with your company? What questions do you ask of the speaker to prevent this from happening? The speaker was very famous. Event Management

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Supporting conference speakers

Gallus Events

I took to the stage as part of the content, curated by Julius Solaris and his team at Event Manager Blog at IBTM in Barcelona, in December. Supporting conference speakers. Julius asked me to do a session that would help planners better understand and better support their speakers. The conference organiser impacts the content as much as the speaker. The conference organiser has a PROACTIVE role to help a speaker’s session to be memorable.

Your Conference Speaker Outreach Checklist

Eventbrite UK

Conference-goers are willing to travel far and wide for the right speaker lineup. But finding and securing conference speakers isn’t always easy. Securing speakers is a lengthy process. The post Your Conference Speaker Outreach Checklist appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog. It takes time and patience to build a relationship with candidates and get their commitment. But there are steps you can take to lay the groundwork for […].

The complete guide to event management software for corporate events

Attendease

Finding the best event management software for your objectives. It’s now on event professionals to source event management software that’s capable of delivering the intended experiences for both in-person and online audiences.

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How to Ensure Speakers Hit Your Deadlines

EventMB

If you have speakers at your event you know how difficult it can be to get everything you need from them ahead of time. This is compounded when the speaker is famous or an executive at your company. The post How to Ensure Speakers Hit Your Deadlines by Christina Green appeared first on [link]. Event Management speakers deadlinesHow can you get your needs met without nagging and making them angry? Get out your tightrope […].

Top 4 Hidden Costs Managing Your Conference Speakers with Spreadsheets

Lennd

A lot has changed about live conferences and trade shows post-pandemic, but has your technology? Event Strategy Event Technology

The Art of Speaker Selection. Who Does it Right?

EventMB

Are you struggling with the magic sauce when it comes to speaker selection? These nine events can help give you some ideas on how to manage the process and how to make your ultimate selections that benefit you and your audience. Speakers are often the entertainment for events. The post The Art of Speaker Selection. Tips Speaker speaker selection keynote speaker speakers keynote choosing a speaker

9 Strategies to Finding Great Speakers for Your Events

EventBank Insights

Are you having trouble finding speakers for your events? Finding these types of speakers can be a daunting task with the amount of information out there. Speakers can be representative of your event and association and can be the most vital part of your event.

Tips for Preparing Virtual Event Speakers

Bizzabo

Setting up your speakers for success will further your partnership and ensure you host a high-value virtual event. We can’t expect our speakers to be tech experts. Securing your speakers is just the beginning of the conversation. Speaker Guidelines & Virtual Best Practices.

Top 98 keynote speakers every event planner must know about

Hubilo Blog

Why have a keynote speaker at your event? This where you need keynote speakers at your event or conference. Often event planners find it difficult to find an easy reference list of keynote speakers or guest speakers for various industry segments.

9 Tech Tools Professional Speakers Should Master

EventMB

More information about Event Manager Blog’s sponsored posts. Standing out as a professional speaker is about more than just presenting good info. Speakers today are charged with a lot of interactive and social media […]. The post 9 Tech Tools Professional Speakers Should Master by Evenium appeared first on [link]. This is a sponsored post by Evenium. These technology tools can help you become a more effective, engaging and dynamic presenter.

The Best Speaker Management Software for Conferences: A Comparison Guide for 2022

Lennd

The difference between a mind-blowing event and one that is just "meh" largely has to do with the caliber of your event speakers. Advice Engagement Marketing Strategy

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Top 99 keynote speakers every event planner must know about

Hubilo Blog

Why have a keynote speaker at your event? This where you need keynote speakers at your event or conference. Often event planners find it difficult to find an easy reference list of keynote speakers or guest speakers for various industry segments.

The complete guide to event management software for corporate events

Attendease

Finding the best event management software for your objectives. It’s now on event professionals to source event management software that’s capable of delivering the intended experiences for both in-person and online audiences.

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Top 5 features to look for in event management software

Attendease

With so many changes happening to the meetings and events space, you might be on the hunt for event management software to help you adapt to new demands while you create and manage a large number of events. . Did a speaker or a session change?

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UK’s first diversity-focused speaker bureau launches, led by industry expert

Event Industry News

The first UK Speaker and Entertainment Agency dedicated to booking and developing diverse speakers, who don’t just speak about diversity launches this month. Brand & Agencies News UK and Europe Diversity Diversity in events Event Industry News speaker bureau speakers SPECTRUM

5 Ways to Navigate a Speaker Panel

SmartMeetings

But choosing the speakers, moderator and even the discussion topic can be challenging. Too vague and it won’t peak attendees’ interest, and speakers may meander too much. How many are middle managers or above? Success is all about getting the audience engaged.

Find and Secure Memorable Event Speakers With This Free Template

Eventbrite UK

Your ability to find and secure event speakers is crucial to your success. Choose your speakers wisely and they will add their credibility and reputation to your event. But finding and securing speakers for events is not always easy. The post Find and Secure Memorable Event Speakers With This Free Template appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog. Fail to attract valuable talent, however, and your attendees will question your conference’s worth.

“Out of this world” speakers to liven up your events, World Space Week (04-10 October 2021) is the best time to introduce DBA Speakers.

Event Industry News

If you are looking for “out of this world” speakers to liven up your events, World Space Week (04-10 October 2021) is the best time to introduce DBA Speakers. Put simply, DBA Speakers do wonderful work with brilliant people. DBA’s speakers do not have “set speeches”.

Can a conference speaker measure audience interaction?

Eventory

On the other hand, Mike Piddock, a specialist who deals with event management technology, takes a different approach. There are different triggers that assist in the completion of this task, for instance, an expressive speaker or a physical trigger. This trick assists the speaker in guaranteeing a smooth flow of communication with the participants. The post Can a conference speaker measure audience interaction?

EventLAB 2021: New Speakers Announced

Event Industry News

AV and equipment for both the in-person and virtual experience will be managed by event technology and equipment providers, White Light Ltd, CHW’s AV and production partners Event photography is courtesy of London Filmed.

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