Interviews with Planners - Harris Schanhaut

Interviews with Planners - Harris Schanhaut

Big data will play a bigger role in events, from survey analysis, to live feedback and analyzing live traffic patterns. We also have to make our event registration systems more secure to deter hacking. Event safety will become increasingly important as terrorists will see large groups of high profile targets as very desirable.

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5 Great Themes for an Unforgettable Corporate Event

5 Great Themes for an Unforgettable Corporate Event

Planning a corporate event can be challenging. Everyone seems to want something different. The traditional route of hiring a casino table or taking a trip to the local hotel does no longer meet the imagination of a diverse workforce. Guest blogger Dakota Murphy shares her top 5 tips for fabulous themes for unforgettable corporate events.

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Top Tips and Best Practices for Managing Event Technology

Top Tips and Best Practices for Managing Event Technology

On this episode of Event TALK, we are speaking with Laura Craven, Event Producer and Director of Communications and Marketing at Imperial Dade about how to select, and manage event technology to meet your organizational and event goals.

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Top Tips to Create and Communicate the Story of Your Event

Top Tips to Create and Communicate the Story of Your Event

On this episode of Event TALK, we are speaking with Ben Baker, President of Your Brand Marketing, about storytelling and how this applies to meeting and event professionals, and their events.

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Using a Science-Based Approach to Avoiding Event Disaster

Using a Science-Based Approach to Avoiding Event Disaster

On this episode of Event TALK we are speaking with Dr. Gleb Tsipursky, the Disaster Avoidance Expert, about how meeting and event planners can use science to avoid disaster.

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Attracting Millennials Without Losing Other Generations

Attracting Millennials Without Losing Other Generations

How do meeting and event planners address the millennial wants without turning off the non-millennials attending their event?

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How to prepare and effectively present, pitch and network during events and conferences

How to prepare and effectively present, pitch and network during events and conferences

Ges Ray, shares his top tips on how meeting and event professionals can pitch and network effectively, and insure that invited speakers are able to deliver their message successfully.

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Interviews with Planners – Robby Slaughter

Interviews with Planners – Robby Slaughter

Every second of dead time feels like a minute to attendees. You have no more important duty than maintaining your event attendees’ focus and attention.

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Planning an Event? How to Garner an A-List Guest List

Planning an Event? How to Garner an A-List Guest List

Whether you are planning a networking event, a team building session or even a celebratory occasion, attendees can make or break an event. When it comes to making sure that your event is memorable, for all the right reasons, it’s essential to keep a close eye on your A-list guest list. While you want to ask relevant industry contacts and colleagues, inviting too many, or having too few attendees will spell suicide before the clock strikes midnight. Read on and learn how to garner an A-list guest list for your event.

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Interviews with Planners - Lisé Puckorius

Interviews with Planners - Lisé Puckorius

Remember the fundamentals. What is the purpose of your event or meeting? Understand your organization’s objectives, and what you are trying to achieve. Keep a focus on those goals and make sure you are planning the event or meeting from your audience’s perspective.

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