Trade Show & Exhibition Planning Guide

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Do you know how to plan a trade show? Use our guide to trade show planning and achieve memorable exhibitions that are organised in a highly successful way. About trade shows & exhibitions. Exhibitions and trade shows are large-scale public presentations of achievements in the field of economics, science, technology, culture, art, and other areas of public life. Best practices for planning trade shows & exhibitions.

Why Trade Shows Still and Will Matter

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Trade shows have the biggest opportunity in the event industry right now. The post Why Trade Shows Still and Will Matter by Julius Solaris appeared first on [link]. Event Trends trade shows tradeshows trade show planning exhibitionsThey are the perfect recipient for all that extra budget coming from marketing companies. Still, they get a bad rap. Are they just dying or are we just witnessing a powerful transition?

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Why Trade Shows Still and Will Matter

EventMB

Trade shows have the biggest opportunity in the event industry right now. The post Why Trade Shows Still and Will Matter by Julius Solaris appeared first on [link]. Event Trends trade shows tradeshows trade show planning exhibitionsThey are the perfect recipient for all that extra budget coming from marketing companies. Still, they get a bad rap. Are they just dying or are we just witnessing a powerful transition?

Trade Show Booths: 100 Best Ideas for 2018

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Boring trade show booths don’t attract visitors and they certainly don’t help sales. These are our top 10 favorite trade show booth ideas and current trends in exhibition stands that stood out when researching this post: Hungry for […]. The post Trade Show Booths: 100 Best Ideas for 2018 by EventMB Team appeared first on [link]. Event Ideas trade shows exhibitors trade show booths table display ideas vendor booth ideas trade show booth design

The Trade Show of the Future

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Would you agree that trade shows are in need of change if they want to stay relevant? There is a better way to plan trade shows that deliver a unique event experience to increasingly demanding attendees. The post The Trade Show of the Future by Julius Solaris appeared first on [link]. Event Management trade show tradeshows tradeshow futureMany attendees complain about their traditional resistance to change.

Unique & Exciting Virtual Trade Show Ideas

Endless Events

And what are some virtual trade show ideas I can use? But some of the questions we see people asking more often surround trade shows. On today’s episode of Whiteboard Wednesday, our incredible host Will Curran will share some of the most unique and exciting virtual trade show ideas. Virtual Trade Show Ideas: The Sponsor & Exhibitor Side. Virtual Trade Show Ideas: The Nitty Gritty.

Future of Trade Shows and Exhibitions post pandemic

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However, here are a few things you can do to prepare for future trade shows and exhibitions. Many 2020 trade shows and exhibitions have been postponed to 2021. The idea of investing time and money into trade show planning just to be met with a second wave is intimidating.

10 Virtual Trade Show Platforms for Your Next Event

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As virtual meetings and conferences become more common, we can only assume that online trade shows are next. Here are ten tools for organizing virtual trade shows. The post 10 Virtual Trade Show Platforms for Your Next Event by Victoria Copans appeared first on [link]. Although they're more complicated to transition online, there is existing tech to assist.

The Impact on Small Businesses From All of the Cancelled Trade Shows

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With so many small- to medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) already struggling to maintain profits, how are they coping without the benefit of traditional trade shows? The post The Impact on Small Businesses From All of the Cancelled Trade Shows by Angela Tupper appeared first on [link].

How Trade Shows Can Use Beacon to Woo Attendees

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From designing the best custom or modular exhibition stands to offering the most exciting or innovative exhibition services, event organisers and marketing professionals focus a lot of their energy on trying to impress trade show attendees. In this article, we look at ways that trade shows can use the technology to woo attendees. The post How Trade Shows Can Use Beacon to Woo Attendees appeared first on GEVME Blog.

Your Trade Show Attendees: What Do They Really, Really Want?

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A key takeaway from Part One of CEIR Attendee Retention Insights study, is the schism between what show organizers think is motivating their attendees, versus what the attendee says he or she really, really wants. In a groundbreaking study that encompasses survey results from both show organizers and their attendees, CEIR has gathered data from thousands to gauge key characteristics of repeat attendees—who they are and why they become loyal visitors to an exhibition.

9 Tips to Set Apart Your Virtual Trade Show Booth

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“So, how do we tackle virtual trade shows?”. trade show virtual events

Virtual Trade Shows: Sponsors Share the Biggest Hits and Misses

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Meetings & Events events trade showsRead the Complete Story On Skift.

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The Future of Trade Show Tech: AR is Coming

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If you’re in the know, you already heard a bit of buzz on augmented reality or AR as a new tool in trade show exhibits. To help you stay on the up and up, it’s important to know a few ways you might encourage your trade show exhibitors to leverage AR to attract their target audience and elevate the overall quality of your event. Virtual Reality, or VR, on the other hand, does not show the real world, but rather a simulated, or made up environment.

Improve Your Trade Show Engagement

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To many event professionals, trade show engagement is a worthy but often elusive challenge. After all, how do you dispel the notion that people have about trade shows with its “bland ambassadors” and boring cube booths? Also, learn from the best brands and how they make their trade shows memorable. This is especially true of trade shows and trade show booths! This tips can also be applied to trades shows.

Why Trade Shows Will Never Be The Same Again

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To attract newer audiences, to keep bringing back attendees, as well as to provide higher value to exhibiting companies, show organizers need to adopt advanced digital matchmaking and networking solutions. The post Why Trade Shows Will Never Be The Same Again by a2z, Inc. eventtech appointments attendees event technology exhibition matchmaking Networking trade show trade show management trade show planning tradeshow

Will Germany Deeming Trade Shows Essential Travel Fuel Copycats or Backlash?

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Germany has deemed travel for trade shows and exhibitions "essential" as of September 15th. The post Will Germany Deeming Trade Shows Essential Travel Fuel Copycats or Backlash?

11 Ways to Drive Traffic to the Trade Show Floor

EventMB

There’s always one area on the trade show floor that gets skipped over. The post 11 Ways to Drive Traffic to the Trade Show Floor by EventMB Team appeared first on [link]. Trends & Event Ideas trade show fomo booths traffic foot trafficThe success of your event, from a vendor perspective, hinges on ensuring that this doesn’t happen. Drive attendees to this cold zone with a combination of fun and fear of missing out with these tips.

How One Trade Show Fixed an Outdated Registration Process

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If you host a trade show, you’d probably be horrified to learn that attendees find your check-in process so cumbersome that they created their own. The post How One Trade Show Fixed an Outdated Registration Process appeared first on Eventbrite US Blog. And that their check-in process is simply saving their badges from previous years to bypass your registration table. This nightmare was a reality for the Western Retail Lumber Association (WRLA), […].

7 Top Tech Ways to Measure Traffic at Trade Shows

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An accurate trade show traffic count can be the difference between a sponsor or vendor agreeing to spend their marketing dollars with you or another event. The post 7 Top Tech Ways to Measure Traffic at Trade Shows by EventMB Team appeared first on [link]. Event Technology #eventtech event technology trade shows gamification technology beacons traffic wearables heat maps measure traffic traffic count 360 cameras

Trade Show Ideas For Better Planning, Payments, and Promotions

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Running out of trade show ideas for improving your B2B events? If you want to see your trade show attendance and exhibitor count to grow, you need to focus on the experience of the show. Of course, your event has to run smoothly so as not to distract attendees from why they are in the trade show in the first place. Trade Shows Made Easy. Trade shows allow for a lot of opportunities and exposure, but they also entail a lot of planning.

The Challenge of Virtualizing Trade Shows and Exhibit Halls

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Trade shows are the lifeline of many associations but their nature makes them challenging to virtualize — and then monetize. Witt, who is a partner and board member at jwc, a Germany-based management consultancy firm specializing in the trade fair and conference business, emphasized during the all-virtual Web Summit session that while conference after conference has migrated online during COVID-19, the nature of trade shows has made digitization a trickier proposition. “We

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How to Attract More Visitors at Your Trade Show

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Core-apps to Sponsor Trade Show Executive’s Fastest 50 Awards and Summit

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Core-apps to supply mobile app and to preview Conference Notes as part of Fastest 50 Awards and Summit Bronze Sponsorship We’re pleased to support the 2017 Trade Show Executive Fastest 50 Awards and Summit with our mobile event app and powerful new feature Conference Notes. Read more » The post Core-apps to Sponsor Trade Show Executive’s Fastest 50 Awards and Summit appeared first on Core-apps.

How to Make Use of Experiential Content Marketing at Your Trade Shows

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Why Trade Shows Haven’t Had a Smooth Transition to Virtual

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In the last few weeks, we've seen virtual events become more widespread as an alternative to live events, but trade shows and exhibitions haven't made a particularly smooth transition. The post Why Trade Shows Haven’t Had a Smooth Transition to Virtual by Victoria Copans appeared first on [link].

Uncertain European Travel Spells Trouble for Popular, Hosted-Buyer Trade Shows

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The future of physical gatherings in the near future is uncertain, and with their reliance on in-person interactions, these trade shows are struggling to recover. With cases on the rise around the world, the ramifications of a second wave are threatening European hosted buyer events.

11 Immersive Experiences At Trade Shows

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The trade show floor is brimming with excitement and with each booth being more colorful and wonderful than the next, it can be hard to stand out. The post 11 Immersive Experiences At Trade Shows by EventMB Team appeared first on [link]. You can’t just be present anymore, your booth needs to engage with attendees. These immersive experiences could be just the thing to bring your visitors in.

10 Innovative Trade Show Booth Ideas

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At a busy trade show, it can be difficult for a company to have its booth stand out in the

30 Trade Show Ideas for Attracting Visitors

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Have you considered exhibiting at a trade show? This list of 30 trade show ideas from brands like GE, Amazon, and more will help your company successfully attract visitors. Trade shows have been around for quite a long while and just about every industry has at least one worth attending. The following list of 30 trade show ideas will allow your booth or kiosk to attract more foot traffic, grow brand awareness, and increase event ROI.

IAEE Scholarship Winners featured on Trade Show University Podcast

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Trade Show University Podcast for Virtual and Live Events is launching a special series of episodes running from Monday December 7 through December 16 on the Future Leaders of the Event and Exhibition industry.

Virtual Trade Shows FAQ: 12 Questions Event Planners Ask

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With physical events and trade shows set to remain on hold for some time yet, more and more companies with a considerable budget for events are going digital. But, how do you realign a multi-day trade show filled with networking and lead capturing opportunities and insightful sessions to the new world of virtual events? virtual show floors where visitors can explore, locate specific booths, collect marketing collateral and initiate a conversation with an exhibitor.

Try Out New Trade Show Booth Ideas

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People get tired of the same old trade show booth ideas, especially if you’re in a somewhat sleepy industry. The exhibitors in these shows don’t just innovate in their products; they also introduce new concepts in their marketing via their booths. We talk about trade show booth ideas and more in this week’s roundup. Getting Business Done in B2B Trade Shows.

16 Photo Worthy Moments For Trade Shows

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The post 16 Photo Worthy Moments For Trade Shows by EventMB Team appeared first on [link]. Increase chances of attendees sharing enticing pictures and video from your exhibition across their social media channels by creating these photo opportunities. Creating visually appealing opportunities encourages attendees to capture the moment with pictures, video or even potentially live streaming the moment.

Selecting a premier trade show venue

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Trade shows provide a place for industry leaders and businesses to share ideas as well as view the latest technology, products, and services. Planning a trade show and ensuring the selection of a premier venue , however, can be a daunting task. Trade Show Activities. With the right planning and communication, your trade show is sure to be a success.

Are Exhibitors Abandoning Trade Show Lead Retrieval?

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When it comes to trade show lead retrieval, lots of exhibitors have decided to exercise an abundance of caution and not initiate a strategy. For many trade show exhibitors, GDPR stands for “gosh-darned problematic regulation.” It throws a wrench in their trade show marketing routine. Trade Show Lead Retrieval as a Holistic Strategy. Staying top of mind is critical when the dust settles, and a show comes to a close.

Top Trade Show Expense Deductions

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Trade shows are one of the most lucrative ways to launch new products, increase brand visibility, and move customers through your marketing and sales funnels. However, the costs of organizing a trade show exhibit adds up quickly. Luckily, you can deduct many trade show expenses when it’s time to submit your tax return. These are the fees trade show organizers charge to register space at a venue. Planning a trade show?

How the First Major B2B Trade Show So Far in 2021 Pulled It Off

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SISO (Society of Independent Show Organizers) and UFI, the Global Association of the Exhibition Industry, released a case study to share the challenges faced by Emerald in producing Surf Expo in early January in Orlando. When Surf Expo — the first major B2B trade show in the U.S.

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ExpoBox: The only dedicated marketplace for buying, selling and auctioning trade show items

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There’s a new digital marketplace in the global exhibition & trade show industry, aiming to find a simple solution to the problem of excess waste which has become a topic of particular attention in recent years.

10 Ideas for Boosting Your Trade Show Visitors

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Apply these ten ideas at your trade show to ensure a fantastic footfall of relevant and engaged attendees and deliver excellent ROI for exhibitors. The post 10 Ideas for Boosting Your Trade Show Visitors appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog. Event Promotion Featured March Marketing Ticket Sales Trade Show communications exhibition exhibitors expo Promotion Trade Fair Trade show visitors