10 New Tech-Forward Venues in Washington

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10 New Tech-Forward Venues in Washington

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New + Next: Washington D.C.

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More than 20 million domestic visitors traveled to Washington, D.C. , Thanks to Washington’s booming economy and rapidly revitalizing northeast and southwest quadrants, you can host attendees for dinners, overnight stays or boat rides in zones you’ve never heard of. facility looks a bit like an inverted pyramid and features event spaces including a dazzling roof terrace with monument views and high-tech features. The post New + Next: Washington D.C.

Washington D.C. Draws New Citywide Conferences in 2018

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Washington, D.C., Washington, D.C., Ranked as the third-best tech city in the United States by Cushman & Wakefield’s Tech Cities 1.0 report , Washington, D.C., Washington Convention Center, Oct. Washington, D.C.’s Washington, D.C.

Connected Capital: Take Your Meeting to the Next Level in Washington, DC

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Washington, DC—home to the country’s most educated population—is where you go to cultivate connections that matter. When sustainability is a priority, Washington, DC makes it easy. Plan for incredible access and world-class amenities in this forward-thinking city.

2019 Tech Conferences: The #1 Tech Events Guide

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The most authoritative 2019 tech conferences directory on the web. This carefully curated conference directory features over 200 (and growing) 2019 tech conferences across multiple industries. Tech Events featured in in this list take place all throughout the year, all around the globe.

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Global Biz 101: Win the Time Zone Shuffle

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You might be in New York or Washington, D.C., As professional event planners, we understand the value of time; but what happens when your work requires you to collaborate with someone on the other side of the country, or even the globe?

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How to Avoid Tech Wreck

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Tech wreck. Here are work-arounds experts are suggesting for the physical and mental toll of tech wreck. But as The Washington Post puts it , “At a 15-degree angle, this weight is about 27 pounds, at 30 degrees, it’s 40 pounds, at 45 degrees, it’s 49 pounds, and at 60 degrees, it’s 60 pounds.”. 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?

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How to Avoid Tech Wreck

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Tech wreck. Here are work-arounds experts are suggesting for the physical and mental toll of tech wreck. But as The Washington Post puts it , “At a 15-degree angle, this weight is about 27 pounds, at 30 degrees, it’s 40 pounds, at 45 degrees, it’s 49 pounds, and at 60 degrees, it’s 60 pounds.”. 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?

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Top 10 High Tech Hotels Around the World

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These are 10 of the most high-tech hotels in the world right now. At The Peninsula Hotel of Tokyo, guests indulge in tech perks such as unlimited internet radio with over 3,000 stations, mood lighting pads, nail polish dryers and Skype-compatible wireless phones.

4 Feel-Good Benefits of Outdoor Meetings

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More : Tech Companies Flee Cubicles, Meet Outdoors. A post shared by Hyatt Regency Lake Washington (@hyattlakewash) on Jul 17, 2018 at 3:12pm PDT. A post shared by Hyatt Regency Lake Washington (@hyattlakewash) on May 17, 2017 at 7:16pm PDT.

Why Budweiser Gave 10,000 High-Tech Cups to Hockey Fans

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cheered whenever the Washington Capitals scored a goal against Maple Leafs during The sold-out crowd at Verizon Center in D.C.

Tips for Corporate Event Planning, Enterprise Marketing, and Getting Event Sponsors

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Also learn the “George Washington Method” which debunks the common concept of productive time, and get over your fears of making everything perfect on the first go. What new tech have you tried out in your events and which ones do you keep on using?

Convene Investment Targets Small Meetings

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of meeting, event and workspace in New York City, Philadelphia, Boston, Washington, D.C.,

Women Who Tech Working to Get Funding for Women-Led Startups

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Women Who Tech Startup Challenge finalist Pae Natwilai speaks at the event. The Women Who Tech Startup Challenge Europe showcases 10 women-led, early-stage startups at an event co-hosted by the Office of the Mayor of Paris and held in the 1533 Paris City Hall.

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Why A Popular Tech Gathering Might be Heading to Canada Soon

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Collision , an annual tech gathering that Forbes called “the best technology conference on the planet,” has welcomed tens of thousands of attendees to New Orleans for the past three years, but that audience may move north of the border in 2019.

Podcast: Task Manager vs Strategic Planner: Using tech to streamline meeting planning

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CEO of Hubb Allison Magyar joined us from Portland, Oregon, whilst Social Tables’ Senior Community Manager Laura Lopez joined us from Washington D.C. […].

Event Planners on Tech: Juvale Regala, Senior Operations Director at TaylorMade Experience

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But Jae’s day-to-day goes way beyond planning the next big party in Washington, DC. Finally, what piece of event tech can’t you live without? The post Event Planners on Tech: Juvale Regala, Senior Operations Director at TaylorMade Experience appeared first on.

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CompTIA’s Senior VP of Events on Planning Tech-Centric Conferences

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For the fly-ins, members meet in Washington, D.C., Chicago-based Ricker shares her approach to the tech-heavy event, which took place in August in Hollywood, Florida, plus lessons she’s learned in her 22-year career.

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CompTIA’s Senior VP of Events on Planning Tech-Centric Conferences

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For the fly-ins, members meet in Washington, D.C., Chicago-based Ricker shares her approach to the tech-heavy event, which took place in August in Hollywood, Florida, plus lessons she’s learned in her 22-year career.

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W Hotels Debuts Video Game to Celebrate W Bellevue Opening

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Marriott International created what it is calling the hotel industry’s first ever video game for the opening of W Bellevue in Washington. Bellevue, Washington is a flourishing, tech-centric town with a wide audience of gamers. Hotel Tech Hotels & Resorts News hotel industry

Will Death of Net Neutrality Kill the Event Store?

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Some 22 states, including California and Washington, along with consumer groups and technology companies, have sued to reinstate Open Internet rules, which officially ended in June.

Marriott Pioneers Building Blocks to Fast Growth

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Four more modular hotels are under way—Courtyard Pullman in Washington, AC Oklahoma City in Oklahoma, AC Louisville in Kentucky and AC Chapel Hill in North Carolina. Hotel Tech Hotels & Resorts News hotel industry Hotels & Hospitality

Apple Maps Adds 8 Airports to iOS 11

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Ars Technica reports that the airports that have been added to Apple Maps are Baltimore-Washington International (BWI), McCarran International (LAS) in Las Vegas, Miami International (MIA), Midway International (MDW) in Chicago, Minneapolis-St.

9 Great Hotel Fitness Facilities to Break a Sweat

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Hotel Bellevue, Washington. When planning an event, it’s important to avoid disrupting the everyday routines of your attendees. While it’s tempting to fill every minute of the day, keeping attendees’ health and fitness in mind is necessary.

Virtual reality for events: Who is using it?

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Washington Convention Center, RFK Stadium and other venues. This is the result of Events DC teaming up with Interface Media Group : Events DC is also in the process of organizing virtual reality bike rides at WeDC through the vibrant landscape of Washington, D.C.,

From the Flight Deck: 230 Craft Beers

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Here are the “need to know” items: airline employee steals plane, TSA tests new security tech, Virgin Atlantic and Delta cozy up over drinks, and SFO’s busiest day. ” TSA Tests New Security Tech. Good news, bad news, breaking news—it’s all here in this week’s air travel update.

Eliminate Packing from Travel

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Rent the Runway also has retail stores in Chicago, New York City, San Francisco, Los Angeles and Washington, D.C., 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. 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.

6 Things Planners Can Learn from Awards Season

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You can be a “gladiator in a suit,” like Golden Globe, Emmy and SAG-nominated Scandal actress Kerry Washington, by handling any curveballs thrown your way. The red carpet rolled out at the top of the New Year on Jan. 2 at the Palm Springs International Film Festival (PSIFF) Film Awards Gala.

How to Deal With Technology Anxiety

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The extent of my problem was made clear to me recently when I traveled home from Washington, D.C., Also In This Issue Behind the Scenes Magazine event tech Event Technology screen addiction technology

Top 30 Apps for Event Engagement

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In this webinar, Technology Strategist Crystal Washington will provide you with 30 apps that will keep your attendees engaged and provide ROI for vendors. Speaker Bio: Crystal Washington works with organizations that want to leverage technology to increase profits and productivity.

Cvent Acquires Social Tables to Power Tighter Collaboration Between Event Planners and Venues

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Founded in 2011 in Washington, DC, Social Tables offers the world’s largest database of to-scale function space with 4 billion square feet available through its search engine. As a fellow DC-area software company, this is even more special for the DC tech community. Founded in 2011 and headquartered in Washington, DC, Social Tables has 110 employees that have created a culture recognized for being a best place to work by SmartCEO and the Washington Post.

TOP 25 women in technology events to attend in 2019

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Benefits for women specialists at every stage of Tech career. After all, there needs to be a rather impressive list of pros for women from attending women in tech events. 1 European Women in Tech Conference. 9 RUN THE WORLD TECHFORMATION 2019 Women in Tech Conference.

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Event Farm's Top 10 Blog Posts of 2016

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14 Unique Event Venues in Washington, DC. Did you know that 67% of B2B marketers think event marketing is their most effective strategy, or that event tech can help increase event attendance 20%, increase productivity 27%, and decrease costs 20-30%?

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Sheraton Grand Seattle: A Distinctive Transformation

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While not quite Silicon Valley, it is a booming tech center, home to major corporations like Amazon, Microsoft, Boeing, Nordstrom and, of course, Starbucks ®. Take a fresh look at the dynamically changing face of Seattle with Sheraton Grand Seattle.

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2018 Education Conferences: The #1 Education Events Guide

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This conference directory features over 60 must-attend education conferences located all around the world in a wide range of fields including higher education, education administration, education management and education tech. Washington, D.C. Washington, DC. Washington, DC.

Best of Connect Association: November 2016

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6 Ways the Meetings Industry Is Embracing Immersive Tech. How to Get Around Washington During D.C. Each day, we strive to bring you the best content about the events industry. But we know you are also busy planning so a few stories may fall through the cracks. Here is your second chance. Below is the list of our most-read stories for November 2016. How New Federal Overtime Changes Will Affect You. American Marketing Association Launches Speakers Bureau.

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5 Things Planners Can Learn from the Presidential Inauguration

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20, president-elect Donald Trump will be sworn into office, and nearly one million Americans are expected to travel to Washington, DC, to either attend the inauguration or protest it. The president-elect’s own hotel, Trump International Hotel Washington DC, has long been fully booked.

{SPONSORED POST} A Visit to the Newly Renovated @MarriottGTown

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Just before all the inauguration craziness in Washington, D.C., I had the opportunity to spend a weekend at the very newly renovated Washington Marriott Georgetown. From a tech perspective, how much better could it get?

Think Outside the Ballroom: 5 Unconventional Event Venues

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New York City’s distinctive outdoor venues include the 300-yard flight deck of the former aircraft carrier Intrepid , moored on the Hudson River in view of the Manhattan skyline, the Statue of Liberty and the George Washington Bridge.