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Event Schedule: How to Keep It From Going Overtime

Endless Events

Listen up event aficionados, because we’re about to break down your event schedule! Here at Endless, we’ve covered topics related to the timing of your events. And that’s because everyone knows exactly how much of a peril it is when your event drags on!

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8 Steps to a Solid Event Business Plan (With Examples)


If you intend for your event to be a business — to make money and turn your passion into a project — you need a plan. That’s true for any kind of event, from a festival to a fundraiser. Writing a business plan might sound like a major project, and in a way it is. […].

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How to Use Live Video for Your Event Marketing Strategy 


If a picture is worth a thousand words, then a video is worth at least a million. There’s no denying the immense benefit of utilizing video at an event. Greater audience engagement, strong entertainment value, premier idea sharing, and the list goes on and on. . Make that video at your event live , and you’ve just increased those benefits tenfold. .

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6 Business Event Invitation Email Strategies and Examples

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Working your way to the decision maker at your target sponsor starts with a simple, well-worded email. The post 6 Business Event Invitation Email Strategies and Examples appeared first on Eventbrite US Blog. Business & Professional Email Marketing Event Sponsors Event Sponsorship

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A Practical Guide to Measuring Event Success

Can you measure event ROI? 3 in 5 marketers can't. Learn how with this free ROI model.

45 Critical Questions for a Successful Event Debrief


An event planner’s work is never done — not even when the event itself is over. There is so much planning involved in staging an event that it’s tempting to congratulate ourselves just for reaching the finish line.

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Can a rehearsal be better than a concert?

Conferences that Work

Can a rehearsal be better than a concert? You be the judge! Every summer since 1951, the world-famous Marlboro Music Festival takes place my small Vermont hometown. Last week my wife and I attended the free morning rehearsals for two pieces of chamber music — Mozart’s Horn Quintet and Dvo?ák’s

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17 Creative Event Sponsorship Ideas

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Need to attract more or bigger sponsors to your next event? Use these sponsorship ideas to make your proposal stand out. The post 17 Creative Event Sponsorship Ideas appeared first on Eventbrite US Blog. Event Planning & Promotion Event Planning Event Sponsorship

Twin Event Technology Events Reflect Strength of The Market


By Michelle Bruno. Event Tech Brief is proud to be a media sponsor for Event Tech Live (November 6-7) and the Event Technology Awards (November 6) in 2019. Exhibition and Conference. Event Tech Live, scheduled for The Old Truman Brewery in London, UK, showcases technologies from over 100 exhibitors. The conference program features speakers and topics from a broad spectrum of industry segments, including corporate events, exhibitions, concerts, festivals, and sporting events.

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HBAA raises over £32k for Buses4Homeless

Event Industry News

HBAA has raised over £32,500 since January for social enterprise company, Buses4Homeless. This substantial sum has been generated from auctions, raffles and donations at the association’s Kick-Off Dinner, Online Charity Auction, Come Dine with Me and Annual Forum events.

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Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

Banquet Event Orders – How to Create and Use a BEO

Planning Pod

Summary: Learn what goes into a banquet event order and how they are used. Understand why BEOs are vital to the success of most events and download a free BEO template. There are hundreds and hundreds of details involved in proper event management and planning.

Your Quick Guide to Becoming a Kickass Party Planner

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You have a knack for throwing parties. From ingenious themes right down to the amuse bouche, ideas come to you and things just naturally flow from there. Time and again, a gathering you’ve organized has turned out to be the party of the year.

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How to Rock Your Pre-Event Email Strategy


In 1969, the first message was sent from computer to computer, and since then email has stood the test of time, and is still considered one of the best customer communication channels.

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ETL replay: Can events survive without using event technology?

Event Industry News

One of the topics discussed on the Conference and Creativity stage at last year’s Event Tech Live was conducting events without using any event tech.

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ASH Annual Meeting Gets Artsy for Attendee Wellness

PCMA Convene

ASH asked participants at its annual meeting to share their answers to the question, “What Keeps Your Heart in Medicine?”. Best in Show 2019: 60th ASH Annual Meeting and Exposition. 1–4, 2018 San Diego, California 29,272 attendees.

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Sell More Tickets in 1 Month: Your Week 3 Plan

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You don’t need to stare at a screen for hours a day to sell more tickets to your event. To help you reach your goals, we’ve put together a series of posts with the tips and tricks you need to upgrade your marketing in just 15 minutes a day. This is the third post of […].

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Event Insurance 101 – The Ultimate Guide 

Endless Events

Congratulations, you’re planning an event for your company. But, you’re probably realizing there’s a lot more to event planning than just drinks, food, music, and RSVPs. You’re here because you’ve realized you need event insurance and have questions. .

Leading CBD expo and music festival coming to Leamington

Event Industry News

An innovative national exhibition and music festival showcasing the rapid evolution of the CBD industry is coming to Leamington later this month. . Product Earth, which is the UK’s largest event for the CBD industry, will be taking its annual expo to NAEC Stoneleigh from Friday, 23 rd August to Sunday, 25 th August. .

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Event ROE: Is it More Important than ROI?


Event Planning

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5 Fictional Characters Who Would Make Great Event Planners

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While binging your favorite shows and movies, it’s easy to spot someone after your own event planner heart. Maybe they always have great ideas. Maybe they are even more organized than you. Or maybe you would just want to be there to see the resulting fireworks.

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How Not Having Data Backups Will Ruin Your Event

Endless Events

All rise for this week’s convo about event backups! And yes, you guessed it, it’s Event Tech Podcast time. Today we’re going a little deeper into the importance of having backups for your event.

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Event Tech Spotlight: Eventopedia

Event Industry News

Company name: Eventopedia Founded: 1 st April 2014 Web address: About: Eventopedia is a venue-finding platform, re-wiring the event industry with an intuitive and constantly evolving event platform.

Embracing Gender Diversity in Event Planning

Connect Your Meetings

New and emerging trends suggest the idea of dropping masculine and feminine designations for more gender-neutral distinctions. But Bernadette Smith, founder of the Equality Institute, encourages the focus be placed on gender diversity instead. Remember there is a diversity of gender.

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5 Fun Activities For Spectators At Your Next Endurance Event


Sporting events are one of the best ways to bring together athletes and spectators alike for a day of light-hearted entertainment. A good endurance event should not only provide a safe, appropriate venue for the participants but engaging activities for the spectators to engage in as well.

Best in Show 2019: Inspiring Examples of Meeting Design

PCMA Convene

For this year’s Best in Show feature, we switched gears. Instead of showcasing, as we’ve done in past years, extraordinary places, spaces, destination videos, F&B offerings, tech tools, and other bits and pieces that make the events world go round, we zoomed in on you.

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Event Technology Awards Judges’ Spotlight: Craig Mathie

Event Industry News

Craig Mathie is Managing Director of Bournemouth 7s Festival, the UK’s favourite sport and music festival.

12 Imaginative Events from Cisco


Cisco is a leader in the event space. Check out 12 of their best event examples and learn how to host better conferences, trainings, and seminars for your own company.

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Social Media Examiner Invests in Its SMMW Conference Volunteer Program


Every year, thousands of attendees from all over the world come to the Social Media Examiner's three-day mega-conference, Social Media Marketing World (SMMW). But the event had become so popular, event staff found, old methods of volunteer management were no longer as effective.

Design Better Satisfaction Surveys to Get a Higher Rate of Feedback


In this article, we’ll talk about the satisfaction surveys you usually launch after the event, reasons why attendees may decide not to complete them, and how to improve your surveys to get better feedback. Event Planning

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MeetingPlay shortlisted for the Event Technology Awards

Event Industry News

MeetingPlay is an innovative leader in its space, with rapid growth and a consistently strong customer retention rate of 92%.

WorkLane Brings Private Meeting Space to Events

Connect Your Meetings

WorkLane founders James DeNino and Kedar Frederic think they’ve found a workaround to a common trade show problem. While expos and conventions are great for networking and generating leads, the floor atmosphere doesn’t exactly lend itself to closing deals.

Top 4 Sports Tournament Event Planning Fails (and how to fix them)


Organizing a sporting event or tournament can be a great way to bring people together to enjoy some competition, but the logistics can become overwhelming pretty quickly. Make sure you're planning for success by avoiding these 4 common pitfalls when organizing your next sports tournament.

How the Rapid Advancement of Technology Has Changed Events & Conferences


[Guest post by PurplePatch]. Event Planning

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