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      1. 10 Applications of Mixed Reality

        10 Applications of Mixed Reality

        Mixed reality may seem like science fiction but it has some interesting applications for the event sphere. Back in the early 80s, there was a popular commercial and slogan, “Is it live or is it Memorex?” The premise was that the quality of the videotape (yes, that was a thing) was so good that you […]

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      2. Get Ready for the Rise of AI in Events

        Get Ready for the Rise of AI in Events

        With technology advancing rapidly, a new age of artificial intelligence is upon us. Are eventprofs ready for the rise of AI in events? AI (artificial intelligence) has arrived and in some capacity, you’re probably already using it. Whether you’re asking Siri to play your favorite songs or simply using your satnav, AI is there in […]

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      3. What to Expect at BizBash Live: Florida

        What to Expect at BizBash Live: Florida

        BizBash Live: Florida, an event designed to educate and inspire a variety of meeting and event professionals, returns to South Florida May 4 at the Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center. Sessions during the Event Innovation Forum, a single-track education conference, and the Workshop Series of seminars will cover topics such as event design, fund-raising events, multicultural marketing, and more. In a first, one workshop will be offered in both English and Spanish.

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      4. 12 Ways To Add Fun To Serious Events

        12 Ways To Add Fun To Serious Events

        Make user experience more fun and memorable with these entertaining ways to lighten serious events. Let’s be honest, if an event is fun it sticks in your mind and has more of an impact on you, making a longer impression. It’s just good user experience best practice. The common misconception is that making events interesting […]

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      5. The Rise of Event Solopreneurs

        The Rise of Event Solopreneurs

        Are you an event solopreneur? Do you want to be? Solopreneurs are seeing more success than ever before and if you’re interested, now is the perfect time to make the leap. Do you work on your own as an event professional? Do you refer to yourself as a freelance eventprof? Or a solopreneur? Maybe even […]

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      6. Forward Design: The Top 40 Event Designers 2017

        Forward Design: The Top 40 Event Designers 2017

        When BizBash compiled its first list of the top designers in 2013, event designers still maintained a somewhat limited audience—usually just the guests at the actual event. Now, thanks to the proliferation of social media platforms like Instagram (which was a fledgling company in 2013), these creators are reaching a much wider crowd within the industry and beyond.

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      7. Meeting Design: Trends, Technology and Tactics to Plan More Effective Events [Free Report]

        Meeting Design: Trends, Technology and Tactics to Plan More Effective Events [Free Report]

        Meeting Design is the next biggest thing in the event industry. Download our new report with new research into how event planners design their meetings and events. I shared in January how Meeting Design was going to be the most revolutionary force changing the event industry. Our commitment to advance the quality of the events […]

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      8. Whitepaper: What Sponsors Want And How Conference Event Directors Can Provide It

        As event directors, you want to attract the best sponsors for your event. But what does that take? What are sponsors looking for? And how can you make your event a slam dunk for your sponsors?

        In a 2017 Sponsorship Engagement Survey, ACTIVE Network | Virtual Event Bags sought to study what event organizers and planners are currently doing and how they could improve their processes to provide tangible ROI and make event partnerships more appealing for their sponsors.

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      1. As an event professional that works to customize trade show environments with our clientele, I’m constantly looking for ways to create maximum impacts for minimum spend.
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      2. You will see the Charging Valet all over the country at conferences and events of all types. It’s an incredible way to maximize attendee engagement with your brand and increase social media impressions and your event’s digital reach.
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    8. About the Editor

      Meghan Welborn

      Meghan Welborn is Senior Director of Marketing at VDA Productions. Meghan is responsible for all aspects of client interaction, marketing and public relations. Over the past fifteen years, she has held senior marketing and sales roles in several global design companies.