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Essential Equipment for Planning an Outdoor Event

From battling the elements to challenging technical logistics, planning an outdoor event poses a unique set of challenges for event managers. So, whether you’re hosting a charity fundraiser, sporting event, ...

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5 Ways to Attract Mobile-Addicted Attendees to Your Exhibit Booth

According to findings published by the Centre for Exhibition Industry Research, exhibiting companies are now spending $24 billion (£17 billion) each year on trade show marketing, with 85 percent of executives stating ...

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4 Tips To Enhance Attendee Experience

So much of an event planner’s or event management company’s day is spent brainstorming creative and innovating ideas on how to enhance an event and attendee’s overall experience. Ensuring your event ...

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5 Proven Ways to Defuse an Angry Attendee

Nine out of ten seasoned event managers agree that one of the best ways to earn your meeting planning stripes is by working at the onsite help desk. Why? No ...

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2018 Preview: What Event Planners Say Will Matter Most This Year

Last year it was technology. This year, it’s technology AND security (data and actual), weather, and the economy weighing on event planners mind. We’ve pulled together top preview lists from ...

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3 Ways to Make Sure Your Conference Website Pops in 2018

The events industry continues to grow, but not all of its subsections are growing at the same rate. General event attendance experienced just a 3.6 percent bump from 2015 to ...

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The Best Way to Prepare for an Active Shooter at Your Event

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 ...

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What’s Hot in 2018? Event Engagement Apps

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 ...

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

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 ...

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