The New VIP Event Transportation Experience: Ridesharing

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Making Events Green Starts First With Transportation

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Choosing cities with good public transportation is one of the easiest ways for event planners to make their events more sustainable. Meetings & Events event transportation meetings meetingsiq public transportation sustainabilityA tram in Helsinki, Finland.

Everything You Need to Know About Event Transportation – #EventIcons Episode 132

Endless Events

Event Transportation is the key to the success of your event. Event transportation often is overlooked, strategy and logistics go on behind the scenes but is a must to execute well when planning. To make transportation a success you need to be proactive in the planning.

Transportation of the Future: What You Need to Know about Hyperloop

Smart Meetings

It could be possible with hyperloop technology, and recent headlines have caused us to wonder if it really will be the high-speed, eco-friendly transportation answer for the future. The post Transportation of the Future: What You Need to Know about Hyperloop appeared first on Smart Meetings.

4 Plus Ways to Combat Event Transportation Challenges

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While some destinations handle event transportation logistics around major events better than others, there are times when there is nothing anyone can do to avoid congestion. Your meeting or event does not need to suffer because of a transportation issue. Transportation for executives.

See How This Whiskey Brand Transported Consumers to Scotland—Without a Passport

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Scottish spirits brand the Macallan is no stranger to launching tech-focused marketing strategies to connect with consumers. Last year, the

4 Plus Ways to Combat Event Transportation Challenges

Eventinterface

While some destinations handle event transportation logistics around major events better than others, there are times when there is nothing anyone can do to avoid congestion. Your meeting or event does not need to suffer because of a transportation issue. Here are 4 ways to combat event transportation challenges: 1. Plan alternate routes and make sure the transportation provider is proficient with the latest traffic apps. Transportation that enhances an amazing event.

4 Plus Ways to Combat Event Transportation Challenges

Eventinterface

While some destinations handle event transportation logistics around major events better than others, there are times when there is nothing anyone can do to avoid congestion. Your meeting or event does not need to suffer because of a transportation issue. Here are 4 ways to combat event transportation challenges: 1. Plan alternate routes and make sure the transportation provider is proficient with the latest traffic apps. Transportation that enhances an amazing event.

New Portal Provides Partnerships for Event Transportation, Staffing

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Uber for Business vouchers are now available on Aventri’s web-based tool so that attendees can arrange transportation at their convenience instead of depending on planners or group transportation.

The 5 KEY Things You Need To Ask When Looking For A Ground Transportation Provider

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Despite so much innovation in the industry, ground transportation providers are still being asked questions that they were asked 17 years ago. If you’re in the transportation space, you should be tracking this.

dmg events to launch new transport event in Mozambique

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The burgeoning transport sector is the latest to see a new launch from the company, with Mozambique Ports and Rail Evolution Forum 2019 set to take place in Maputo in May this year. The forum joins two existing transport events already taking place in Africa, as dmg events’ grows its portfolio in the sector. Mozambique Ports and Rail Evolution Forum 2019 to run in Maputo 13 – 14 May.

Controlling Ground Transportation Costs: 4 Things to Look for When Searching for a Provider

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Yet, when it comes to ground transportation there can be a great deal of uncertainty. Even with the best intentions, there are several things that can drive up transportation costs quickly if it’s not managed properly: Travel & Hospitality featured

Ridesharing Trends & Statistics: Why Millennials Love Lyft for Events

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Every generation had its signature mode of transportation. Today, transportation has gotten even more efficient. Event Planning & Promotion Event Transportation Lyft RidesharingIn the ’70s, hitchhiking symbolized freedom.

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U.S. Department of Transportation Bans Samsung Galaxy Note7 from Airplanes

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Department of Transportation (DOT), with the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA), announced an emergency order to ban the smartphone device.

Jack Morton partners with MAN to showcase future of transport solutions at IAA 2018

Event Industry News

This week, MAN launched its vision for “simplifying business” at IAA Commercial Vehicles 2018, one of the world’s leading transportation trade fairs. The week-long Hannover based trade fair, starting on September 19 th , takes place every two years and brings together experts in the transport, logistics and mobility community. The press conference culminated with the introduction of the CitE , a revolutionary new concept electric transportation vehicle.

Airbnb Hires Aviation Veteran to Focus on Transportation Opportunities

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CNN.com. Airbnb doesn’t plan to build an airline, but it just hired a major aviation veteran to help the company move beyond its core rental business. ( CNN ). Read More. News Junkie Places & Spaces

Connect Weekly: Green Transportation for Events, The Top People in Events, & More

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Welcome to another edition of Aventri's Connect Weekly column, where we share the top five news stories from the week that today's meeting and events planners should know.

Event TALK: Top Tips For Managing Group Transportation For Your Conference

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She shares best practices for Meeting Planners on managing group transportation for conferences and meetings. How to evaluate a transportation company. On-site support needed to insure flawless execution of the transportation plan. Tara N.

How to use Uber or Lyft for Event Transportation

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There are lots of ways to get attendees from Point A to Point B. Buses are amazing. They move a ton of people quickly and can be really comfy but they can be limiting for smaller groups,… Continue. Event Planning Event Technology

ETS Reminds PCMA Attendees that Transportation is Technology Too – #PCMACL

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Today, Event Transportation Systems (ETS), shuttle transportation management company for corporate and association meetings, conferences, and conventions, released the latest web-based versions of the ETS-Next-Shuttle app and ETS-Shuttle-Tracker transportation management software at the Professional Convention Managers Association’s annual conference, Convening Leaders (#PCMACL).

Connect Weekly: Events that Provide Free Transportation, Changes for CES 2020 & More

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Welcome to another edition of Aventri's Connect Weekly column, where we share the top five news stories from the week that today's meeting and events planners should know.

The Secret to Stop People from Flaking on Your Events

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Event Planning & Promotion Event Transportation Lyft RidesharingYou sold 200 tickets — enough to pack the room with excited event-goers. But when the day arrived, only about half showed up. The energy in the room was lackluster, and your own disappointment palpable. What happened?

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How Will Automated Transport Impact the Meetings Industry?

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Although it’s in the early stages, automated public transportation has the potential to revolutionize both travel to and from meetings — as well as reduce the environmental impact of business events. .

Lyft on What the Rise of Ridesharing Means for Your Events

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Event Planning & Promotion Event Transportation Lyft RidesharingIn their everyday lives, attendees have a new normal for getting places. They push a few buttons on their smartphone, and — voila! — a car arrives.

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13 Ideas for Better Attendee Transportation

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How to get attendees to register their travel information, keep them happy during long transfers, and more. read more. Financial/Insurance Meetings Event Planning

Event Ground Transportation: Cvent and miMeetings Team Together

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Ground transportation accounts for just five percent of a meeting planner’s budget, but it represents 30 percent of the aggravation they experience in planning and managing an event. miMeetings provides event planners with savings on ground transportation costs for their meetings and events.

Connect Weekly: Changes in NYC Transportation, Chilly Brand Activations and More

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Welcome to another edition of our Connect Weekly column, where we share the top five news stories from the week that today's meeting and events planners should know. We aim to cover everything from the worlds of events, technology, business, marketing, social media, travel, hospitality and beyond.

Uber Ban In Cities, Event Attendees Are Not Going To Be Happy

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News struck this morning about the London transport authority banning Uber. sharing economy Uber Transportation uber ban ground transportWhile the use of sharing economy services is still controversial, attendees won’t be happy for sure. We have proof.

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Self-driving Cars: Will They Change The World For Eventprofs?

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Long before this transportation revolution became a […]. Event Technology #eventtech event technology technology Transportation self-driving cars ground transportation

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How to Win at Negotiating AV Prices for Events

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Keeping transportation costs in mind. In a way, looking at the transportation component of your AV quotes is much like the labor component. Transportation costs depend on circumstances and the market. Have AV quotes bamboozled you before? You’re not alone there.

Uber Has an Event Service — Who Knew?

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The rideshare company has a service for event planners looking to coordinate transportation. Uber Skift Take: Uber knows that it is one of the primary modes of transportation at events — and has designed a service around that. A fleet of Uber's SUVs.

The Future of 5G at Events – Event Tech Podcast

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Impacts on Transportation. Brandt Krueger believes it could impact event transportation “some of the things that are being bandied around about what this 10 fold jump in speed is going to do for us is things like car to car communication. 5G is the next mobile leap in technology.

7 Ways to Make Your Next Event More Eco-Friendly

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Transportation. Tips & Tools attend attendee destination eco environment Events food friendly Green meetings paperless planning policies public recycle shuttle sustain sustainable transit transportation

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20 Things Event Planners Say and What They Really Mean

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Lifestyle communication education event management Transportation Venue volunteersAs an event professional here are 20 things you have probably said many times over and what you actually really mean. Being an event planner comes along with many highs and lows.

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How to Use All-Inclusive Properties as Incentives

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A local DMC partner is often best for addressing transportation needs, to ensure quality, insurance and expert knowledge of the area and the entertainment it has to offer.

Ricoh Arena adds 17 new shows to events roster

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Making the move to Ricoh Arena from other venues include The Prosthetics Event, Battery Technology Show, The Movers and Storers Show, Merchandise World and the City Transport & Traffic Innovation Exhibition.

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5 Ways to Get Attendees to Travel to Your Festival

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Event Planning Event Planning & Promotion Festival How To Events Marketing November destination event Event Marketing events transportation TravelGetting people to leave their city or town for a destination event isn’t easy.

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Initial Indications of an Overall Optimistic 2017 Holiday Fulfillment Period

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Consumer Goods Focused Supply Chain Online Customer Fulfillment Retail Supply Chain Sales and Operations Planning Transportation and Logistics 2017 holiday fulfillment period trends Supply chain Matters blogInitial indications point to the 2017 holiday fulfillment period looking to be a rather good year for the retail industry and its supplier and services stakeholders.

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Insider Tips for Planners Bringing a Meeting to St. Louis

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Louis Lambert International Airport (STL) provides more than 71 nonstop flight options and an average airfare ticket of just $201 per person, which translates to easy access and cost-effective transportation for attendees from all over the country.

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Improve Virtual Events, Event Planning Certification and More

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Take note not just of how the local tourist spots can be highlighted, but also how things like transportation can be best arranged. Not all events need to done in person.