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The Evolution of Meeting Destinations

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This is a sponsored post written by The Hague Convention Bureau. Cities are constantly changing, offering event planners new and exciting opportunities to host memorable events. Urban development is unlocking the potential of unique and alternative event venues in destinations worldwide.

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Interview with Shelton Fleming Creative Director, Francois Nouyou

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Shelton Fleming turns ‘ideas into experiences’. Event Industry News asked Creative Director, Francois Nouyou, about his job and about Shelton Fleming’s role for brands ‘at the heart of the digital revolution’ in the context of the Mobile World Congress (MWC).

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Winter Olympic Eats Delight and Inspire

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Menu selection can be one of the most inspired , and fraught, decisions you make when planning an event. Unfortunately, the decision too often ends up being a safe dish that everyone will eat, but no one will talk about.

Diversity at Events – Best Tips For Event Profs – #EventIcons Episode 101

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Diversity at events is a crucial part of any successful event. There is more pressure than ever on event organizes to make their events diverse and inclusive. While it may feel overwhelming to do so, we can assure you diversity at events is a great thing.

9 Simple Steps to Master Social Media for Events

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Marriott Expanding in Las Vegas, Giving Back to Employees

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Marriott International is the talk again. The hospitality giant announced two new hotels are coming to Las Vegas, as well as its intention of depositing tax savings into employees retirement accounts. New JW Marriott and Edition to Tower over The Strip by 2020.

New Sustainable Event Management (2018 Edition): A Free Guide to Better Green Meetings

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An event can’t be cost-effective, sustainable and still decent. Surely something has got to give? WRONG. This myth has been plaguing event professionals for years making it seem like it’s an impossible feat to host amazing events and reduce the impact on the environment. We have set out to show you that this isn’t true, […]. The post New Sustainable Event Management (2018 Edition): A Free Guide to Better Green Meetings by EventMB Team appeared first on [link].

Glasgow to host Scotland’s first-ever “Homeless Hackathon”

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A major Hackathon will take place in Glasgow over the weekend of 13th – 15th April, designed to find practical ways of tackling the homeless situation in Scotland’s major cities.

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Protected: Miami Expands Its Event Offerings as Destination Grows

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This content is password protected. To view it please enter your password below: Password: The post Protected: Miami Expands Its Event Offerings as Destination Grows appeared first on PCMA Convene. Destinations Event Venues

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.

7 Smart Moves at Loews Hotels, Duke Energy Convention Center and More

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Hans Ritten Loews Hotels & Co announces Hans Ritten as the new general manager of Loews Chicago O’Hare Hotel in Rosemont, Illinois. He blew over from another Windy City property, Omni Hotel Chicago, where he was general manager.

New Features: Simplifying Event Management

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By now, you probably know that our number one priority is to help make your job easier. That’s why we are constantly updating and improving our platform, so event professionals can optimize their work and work smarter, instead of harder. Here are some of the latest platform enhancements that we are proud to share with you! Advanced Session Schedule. With our latest feature—the Advanced Session Schedule block—you can control exactly how you want your event schedule to appear.

GES tackles event measurement with new offering

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GES, a global full-service provider for live events, announced the launch of GES Measurement & Insight, solving a problem that has plagued the marketing industry for decades: how to holistically and accurately assess the impact of live events, activations and exhibits.

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What Planners Are Getting Wrong About Video Content

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Sourabh Kothari, DES, thinks videos are killing your event — at least, when the video content that’s added to live sessions isn’t chosen thoughtfully.

Gartner Magic Quadrant for Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)

The need for early detection of targeted attacks and data breaches is driving the expansion of new and existing SIEM deployments.

Takeaways from Connect Diversity 2018

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Connect Diversity in Portland, Oregon, took a page from Maya Angelou, who once said that there is beauty and strength in diversity. Our annual conference showcased the many meanings of diversity as it relates to the events industry. Here are some our key takeaways. Diversity is natural. . Tamara Kennedy-Hill MBA, CMP, vice president of diversity and community relations at Travel Portland led a panel on inclusion and diversity in the meetings world.

Cinema For All: Community Cinema’s Best Friend

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Cinema for All is at the forefront of UK volunteer-led community cinema and film societies. Find out how they can help you plan your cinema event. The post Cinema For All: Community Cinema’s Best Friend appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog. Arts, Culture & Entertainment Consumer Event Management Event Planning February Festival Leadership / Management Operations / Logistics Owner Venues cinema events community cinema film screenings

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New faces at Neptunus

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Neptunus has announced two new appointments to its fast expanding UK team. Robert Bligdon (right) joins the temporary structure specialist as Project Coordinator and Daniel Curnow (left) has been appointed Logistics Planning Assistant.

MA Exhibitions deepens partnership with LiveBuzz across expansive events portfolio

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MA Exhibitions, the multi-award winning exhibitions arm of media company Mark Allen Group (MAG), have re-appointed LiveBuzz as the exclusive registration partner, across their expanding exhibition portfolio.

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Guest Blog: All the elements for a great event

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By MATT COYNE It was Sir Isaac Newton that said: “For every action, there is an equal and opposite reaction.” Now I know that’s physics and you’re here to read an events blog, but stick with me here and all shall become clear.

Have we reached peak festival? Intrepid audience challenges heavyweight panel at Bath Spa University event

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More than 100 people from the festival and events industry joined a panel of heavyweight creatives last week to discuss the challenges and opportunities faced by festival organisers in 2018.

Truckfest extends tenancy contract as East of England Arena and Events Centre invests £1 Million

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Truckfest, Europe’s largest trucking festival, has extended its tenancy agreement with the East of England Arena and Events Centre, for a further four years.

AEV reveals industry growth with publication of SASiE report

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The Association of Event Venues (AEV) has released a selection of key findings from the annual Size And Scale index of Events (SASiE) report for 2016, published this month by the AEV, Association of Event Organisers (AEO) and Event Supplier and Services Association (ESSA).

EventCity wins big with Mums Enterprise Roadshow

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EventCity, the North’s largest, fully flexible, blank canvas exhibition and multipurpose event venue, has been confirmed as the venue of choice for Mums Enterprise Roadshow 2018, the Flexible Work and Business Show for parents on a mission.

Glasgow 2018 European Championships appoint ADI as screen supplier

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ADI, specialists in event LED, will deliver screen solutions across all competition and non-competition venues during the Glasgow 2018 European Championships.

Glastonbury festival set to ban plastic bottles in 2019

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Glastonbury festival is to implement a site-wide ban on plastic bottles when it returns in 2019. “It’s It’s an enormous project; it’s taking a lot of time to tackle with all the different people we work with,” organiser Emily Eavis told BBC 6 Music.

HQartist announces UK launch of its collaboration tool for the live music industry

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HQartist launches into the UK market today transforming the booking process for the live music industry.

Boulevard Events expands team following record growth

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Family business Boulevard Events have hired 3 new members of staff after a record 40% growth in turnover YTD and expansion into international markets. The second generation family business have come a long way since their 50 seater family restaurant opened its doors in 1989.

Eventbrite UK and Ireland: A Leadership Update for 2018

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We sat down with Joel Crouch, GM for Eventbrite’s London&Cork offices, to talk about the evolution of his teams so far, and about what’s in store for 2018. The post Eventbrite UK and Ireland: A Leadership Update for 2018 appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog. Company News Event Industry News February Growth Eventbrite eventbrite update Leadership

The Complete Guide to Instagram for Events

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Beyond brand awareness, Instagram can be used for ticket sales. This complete guide covers all you need to know to turn your profile into a revenue source. The post The Complete Guide to Instagram for Events appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog. Content / Production eBook Event Management Event Marketing Event Planning Event Promotion February Leadership / Management Marketing Owner Sales Social Media Ticket Sales instagram Social media social media marketing