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What to Know Before Hosting a Virtual Trade Show

Successful online trade shows offer the content, networking, and product information of a traditional expo with the added convenience of access from any device, anywhere in the world.

Event Intelligence Posted November 25, 2014, 7:30 AM EST

Meeting Reboot: 20 Ideas to Freshen Up Company Gatherings

Here are some ideas, tricks, and apps to break the mold of the typical small or in-office meeting.

Event Intelligence Posted November 24, 2014, 7:15 AM EST

How the Attractions Expo Helped Exhibitors Get More Publicity

Find out about the variety of ways the organizers are helping exhibitors boost their media exposure.

Event Intelligence Posted November 20, 2014, 7:15 AM EST

How the Pool and Spa Expo Expanded On-Floor Education

Find out how organizers are addressing attendees’ desire for more knowledge and networking.

Event Report Posted November 6, 2014, 7:15 AM EST

Hello Kitty Marks 40 Years With First Fan Convention

With 25,000 enthusiasts in attendance, Sanrio's celebration for its iconic character brought retailers like Target and Sephora to Los Angeles to offer exclusive merchandise and on-site activities.

Event Report Posted November 6, 2014, 7:00 AM EST

8 Cost-Saving Strategies for Meetings

Learn how to minimize conference and meeting expenses with these budgeting tips from event professionals.

Event Intelligence Posted November 3, 2014, 7:15 AM EST

When and How to Host a Fully Virtual Event

Consider these tips to determine if it makes sense to eliminate the in-person option for your next meeting or event.

Event Intelligence Posted October 30, 2014, 7:15 AM EDT

Is Concern About Ebola Having an Impact on Events?

Event professionals share how the health issue is affecting their work and what they are hearing from attendees.

Readers' Forum Posted October 23, 2014, 7:00 AM EDT

Aviation Conference Adds Last-Minute Session on Ebola

Organizers of the National Business Aviation Association Convention & Exhibition adapted the schedule to address interest in the subject.

News Posted October 21, 2014, 7:15 AM EDT

Report From IMEX 2014: 5 Trends Shaping Meetings Right Now and In the Future

At the fourth and largest installment of the incentive travel, meetings, and event show, the buzz was about the industry’s evolution.

Event Intelligence Posted October 16, 2014, 4:29 PM EDT

Innovation Forum Speaker Preview: 5 Ways Your Meeting Is Boring

Ryan Begelman, C.E.O. of Bisnow Media, shares his tips for creating events that are anything but ordinary.

Event Intelligence Posted October 14, 2014, 7:15 AM EDT

Ebola Scare Prompts Health Screenings at Boston Conference

A medical expert recommends planners consider proactive measures to keep guests safe.

News Posted September 30, 2014, 7:15 AM EDT

6 Events Using R.F.I.D. Technology to Improve the Guest Experience

From access control to attendee tracking, find out how planners are incorporating wireless technology into events.

Event Intelligence Posted September 4, 2014, 7:00 AM EDT

5 Tips to Create Successful Incentive Travel Programs

Motivate employees and deliver a measurable return on investment by following these guidelines.

Event Intelligence Posted August 28, 2014, 7:15 AM EDT

How a Convention Surprised Fans With "Pop-Up Programming"

Find out why LeakyCon mixed clever, unscheduled moments into its five-day program.

Event Report Posted August 7, 2014, 7:00 AM EDT

Meet and Eat: 5 Recent Trends in Hotel Catering

Get inspired by the latest trends for your next corporate gathering.

The Scout Posted July 29, 2014, 7:15 AM EDT

"StubHub for Hotels" Helps Planners Avoid Attrition Penalties

Roomer offers meeting planners help selling extra hotel inventory.

Event Intelligence Posted July 17, 2014, 7:15 AM EDT

7 Creative Ideas to Attract New Attendees to Your Event

Check out these strategies focused on getting first-timers to your trade show or conference.

Event Intelligence Posted June 26, 2014, 7:15 AM EDT

15 Camp-Theme Ideas From the Engage!14 Wedding Summit

The conference for luxury-wedding professionals offered plenty of gift, catering, and decor concepts for outdoorsy-theme events.

Event Report Posted June 25, 2014, 7:45 AM EDT

8 Tips to Help You Manage Your Event’s Big Data

Find out what types of data three industry experts say is worth collecting and how to use it to improve your event.

Event Intelligence Posted June 19, 2014, 7:00 AM EDT

Event Innovators 2014: Lance Fensterman

The global vice president of ReedPop—which organizes New York Comic Con and PAX—is constantly looking for new ways to give the fans what they want.

Event Innovators 2014 Posted June 17, 2014, 7:00 AM EDT

Event Innovators 2014: Ed Several

The senior vice president of Reed Exhibitions has helped the P.G.A. Merchandise Show grow substantially by surveying customers and creating new, innovative initiatives.

Event Innovators 2014 Posted June 17, 2014, 7:00 AM EDT

Event Innovators 2014: Elizabeth Pinkham

The senior vice president of strategic events for Salesforce.com aims to "think big" while planning the world's largest software conference every year.

Event Innovators 2014 Posted June 17, 2014, 7:00 AM EDT

Event Innovators 2014: Lisa Kaz & Terri Toennies

The president and executive vice president of ANSA Productions—the team behind the Los Angeles Auto Show—reimagined a century-old establishment.

Event Innovators 2014 Posted June 17, 2014, 7:00 AM EDT

Event Innovators 2014: Paddy Cosgrave

The C.E.O. of the Summit, Europe's largest technology conference, is expanding his unique networking events to the United States.

Event Innovators 2014 Posted June 17, 2014, 7:00 AM EDT

Event Innovators 2014: Kara Swisher & Walt Mossberg

The founders of the new Code Conference are giving tech events a reboot.

Event Innovators 2014 Posted June 17, 2014, 7:00 AM EDT

E3 2014 Photos: See the Buzzy Parties, Press Conferences, and Booths

Brands grabbed attention with production-heavy events and exhibits, on and off the show floor.

Event Report Posted June 16, 2014, 7:58 AM EDT

How to Adapt a Conference to Meet Attendees' Needs

See how Sapphire Now is accommodating requests for more space and time for networking and meetings.

Event Report Posted June 5, 2014, 7:15 AM EDT

20 Conference Design Ideas From C2MTL

The Montreal conference, which merges creativity and commerce, was full of inventive concepts this year—all designed to engage attendees.

Event Report Posted June 4, 2014, 7:15 AM EDT

Why Creating Intimacy Is Still Important to Large Shows

As the Premiere Orlando International Beauty Show continues to grow, find out how organizers are creating new "priceless" experiences for attendees.

Event Intelligence Posted June 3, 2014, 7:15 AM EDT

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