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What 6 Studies and Experts Say is that Best Way to Prepare for an Active Shooter at Your Event

6 ways to prepare for active shooter and terrorist attacks at events

No one wants to think that their event or conference will be disrupted by an active shooter, act of god, or terrorist attack. Unfortunately, there are clear precedents from the last few years that show event planners must be prepared regardless.

Even though an active-shooter or terrorist event is still very unlikely at your event, we’ve gathered recommendations from 6 studies and experts to help you prepare, just in case.

Assess Your Risks and Have a Plan

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What’s Hot in 2018? Event Engagement Apps

Event Engagement and Your Mobile App in 2018

There’s been a lot of buzz that chatbots and virtual reality installations will be the hot trend in 2018. But a recent study by the QHotels Event Profs panel shows that white label event engagement apps like Pathable will continue to be the hot thing in 2018.

Here are our some of our top favorite tips for getting the most out of your event engagement app.

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Event Apps in 2018: Apple Updates Rule 4.2.6 One Last Time in 2017

apple rule 4.2.6. pathable event apps

Throughout 2017, Apple made changes to one of their app review guidelines, Rule 4.2.6, that directly affected event professionals, altering the way that white-label, branded event apps are developed and delivered. The rule changes weren’t directly aimed at our industry, but rather Apple updating their rules to better limit spammy copycat apps that were overpopulating the App Store.

Pathable Event Apps and Apple Rule 4.2.6

Though the continued changes with Apple Rule 4.2.6 will not affect Pathable’s ability to offer

How to Make an Impact with Eco-Friendly Events

eco friendly event ideas from Pathable for 2018

As green living becomes more and more important, it pays for event organizers to consider how they can make their own events more planet-friendly. Whether you’re planning a multi-day exhibition or a one-off product promotion, there are plenty of ways for you to up your event’s eco credentials. In today’s article from the sustainable beauty experts at Herbfarmacy, we’ll be taking you through just a few of these – giving you the essential ingredients you’ll need to pull off

11 Handy Tips from Event Planners on How to Manage Deadlines

11 tips to manage event deadlines

All event planners know that deadlines can be hard to meet.

Especially when you’re managing multiple stakeholders in order to meet your milestones. Which is why we love tools and tips that are easy to share with our teams and volunteers on how to meet deadlines.

Events must be executed, or the special pieces that make an attendee’s experience so exceptional won’t happen on time. Your audience craves it. Your boss demands it. Your job literally depends on it.

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