Event Pro Update

Tips and Resources

4 Ways to Market Your Event to Millennials

4 Ways to Market Your Event to Millennials

Move over, Baby Boomers, Millennials have taken over as the largest demographic in the United States. They’re the 18-34 year olds who are attending a great deal of your events and have an astounding amount of buying power. So, if you haven’t taken a concerted effort in reaching this audience,...

How to monetize your event content for free

How to monetize your event content for free

Only 15 to 20 percent of possible attendees attend conferences. Meeting organizers spend an exorbitant amount of time and resources building excellent programs. This well-curated content commonly goes to waste after the conference. Recently launched Eventinterface DISCOVER invites you to utilize your conference content to increase your long-term attendee engagement...

10 things successful planners do every day

10 things successful planners do every day

Take advice from these successful meeting and event planners. See how their daily routines and behaviors make them successful in their jobs.

Interviews with Planners

Interviews with Planners – Susan Sexton

Interviews with Planners – Susan Sexton

I think the industry will continue to become more creative and festivalized in approach. In other words, many aspects of an event will come together to complete the whole story.

Interviews with Planners – Erik Fabian

Interviews with Planners – Erik Fabian

Study design, storytelling, and technology. Learn to make your events unique experiences rather than larger versions of a corporate meeting.

Interviews with Planners - Alecia May

Interviews with Planners - Alecia May

I think digital event strategists are going to be even more in demand. I am a huge supporter of live events because you can’t emulate that kind of vibe and experience through a screen, but I think there is going to be a huge shift into either turning them into...

Event TALK

The Meeting Planning Industry Needs a Lasting Strategy

The Meeting Planning Industry Needs a Lasting Strategy

On this episode of Event TALK we are speaking with Christy Lamagna, Founder and Chief Strategist of Strategic Meetings and Events. Our discussion focuses on the need for the planning industry, and meeting professionals to be more strategic to insure long-term success.

Working in Non-Traditional Event Venues

Working in Non-Traditional Event Venues

On this episode of Event TALK we are speaking with PS Ives, Co-Founder of Space in the Raw. We will learn what non-traditional event venues can offer planners, and how meeting and event planners should prepare for and manage an event in a non-traditional venue.

Facial recognition comes to event check-in

Facial recognition comes to event check-in

Facial recognition technology allows planners to increase event check-in speed fivefold over traditional scanning, increases security and reduces overall cost.

Destinations and Venues

Large Event Venue Opening in Midtown Manhattan

Large Event Venue Opening in Midtown Manhattan

Scheduled to open October 1, 2017, the Ziegfeld Ballroom in Midtown Manhattan will seat up to 1,200 guests in a stunning ballroom inspired by the 1930’s luxury cruise liner SS Normandie.

Le Méridien Denver opening September 14, 2017

Le Méridien Denver opening September 14, 2017

Located in the heart of downtown Denver, the 272- room Starwood Le Méridien opens later this summer, offering12,000 square feet of flexible meeting and event space.

Oceanfront Resort Emerges in Style Following $100 Million Transformation

Oceanfront Resort Emerges in Style Following $100 Million Transformation

With more than 200,000 square feet of meeting space, 1,000 guest rooms, and a recently finished renovation, this resort offers a sophisticated oceanfront destination suited for large conferences and events.

News

A Better Way to Serve Premium Wine to Your Event Attendees

A Better Way to Serve Premium Wine to Your Event Attendees

Ready-to-drink, premium-quality wine, served in its own on the go container offers event attendees convenience without compromising quality or image.

Meeting and Event Planning Professional Development Series by Eventinterface

Meeting and Event Planning Professional Development Series by Eventinterface

Planning conferences and meetings is becoming more complicated. In the past, our responsibilities mainly entailed logistics, and attendee, venue, and vendor management. Now, it is no longer enough for planners to be experts in these fields alone. Planners now need to be marketers, product managers, negotiation and contract specialists, security...

Eventinterface 3.0 launching July 2017

Eventinterface 3.0 launching July 2017

We invite you to join us on Thursday, July 20, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. Pacific Time, noon Eastern, 18:00 GMT to celebrate the launch of Eventinterface 3.0. During this hour-long virtual event, we will unveil new features, enhancements, and updated dashboards for planners and attendees. And, we will have a little trivia fun with...