Sign In Sign Up Get Listed

News Archive

MTV V.M.A.s Most Memorable Moments: Event Planners Share Their Top Picks

From standout set design to provocative performances, planners reveal what has impressed them about the annual show.

Readers' Forum Posted about 5 hours ago

Why Socially Conscious Meetings Are a Growing Trend

Gatherings that include cultural, environmental, or charitable components are what corporate groups want now.

Event Intelligence Posted yesterday

10 Tips to Minimize Food Waste at Events

Consider these ideas to make your food and beverage service more sustainable—and save money.

Event Intelligence Posted yesterday

8 Mistakes Planners Make When Booking Bands

Planners and producers weigh in on how everything from placing too much importance on a big headliner to choosing the wrong venue can negatively impact entertainment at an event.

Event Intelligence Posted 2 days ago

Could the Next Big Event Trend Be…Sleeping?

If everybody’s tired, maybe a nap is the greatest luxury you can give someone.

Event Intelligence Posted 2 days ago

Q&A: Lessons From an "Eventpreneur" and His Predictions for the Future

Event producer Jay Weintraub explains the challenges of creating a new event, how to demonstrate authentic customer service, and the value of a “festival mindset.”

Q & A Posted 3 days ago

How to Plan on a Budget—and Still Be Innovative

At the Event Innovation Forum in Los Angeles, Todd Hawkins discussed smart ways corporate and nonprofit events can stand out from the crowd without breaking the bank.

News Posted 4 days ago

10 Best Ideas of the Week: Paint Cans as Decor, a $250 Cocktail, Giant Bubbles

Here's a look at 10 steal-worthy ideas we spotted this week.

News Posted 7 days ago

7 Tips for Managing R.S.V.P. Timelines

Keep R.S.V.P.s on track with these tips from pros in the invite industry.

Event Intelligence Posted 7 days ago

How to Get Young Professionals to Your Trade Show

A recent exhibition survey showed that young attendees prefer printed programs, weekday events, and email communication.

News Posted 8 days ago

New App Measures Attendees' Emotions and Moods at Events

Find out how to gather real-time data on how your attendees feel rather than just what they think.

Event Intelligence Posted 10 days ago

The Dos and Don’ts of Mobile Engagement at Events

At the Event Innovation Forum in Los Angeles, Sean MacNeill shared tips on how event and meeting planners can use texts, short videos, and other messages to communicate with attendees in real time.

News Posted August 11, 2014, 7:50 AM EDT

10 Best Ideas of the Week: Pop-Up Band Recitals, a High-Tech Lemonade Stand, Doughnuts Hanging From Trees

Here's a look at 10 steal-worthy ideas we spotted this week.

News Posted August 8, 2014, 7:00 AM EDT

A Case Against Name Tags

They’re not very chic. They encourage tacky behavior. And there are better ways to introduce and connect people.

Event Intelligence Posted August 6, 2014, 7:15 AM EDT

5 New and Updated Systems to Manage Your Event Registration

Check out some of the newest options for managing your event’s registration, ticketing, social sharing, and check-in systems.

Event Intelligence Posted August 5, 2014, 7:15 AM EDT

Demystifying the Big Buzzwords In Events

At the Event Innovation Forum in Los Angeles, Scott Schenker examined some of the latest buzzwords the event and meeting industry is obsessed with.

News Posted August 4, 2014, 7:00 AM EDT

10 Best Ideas of the Week: Cloud Headpieces, Pool Projections, a 'Pee-wee's Playhouse'-Theme Party

Here are 10 steal-worthy ideas we spotted this week.

News Posted August 1, 2014, 7:15 AM EDT

Share the Wealth: 7 Ways Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Here’s how to harness the power of social media and maximize the reach of fund-raising efforts.

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

Are Your Assumptions About Gen Y and Social Media Wrong?

At the Event Innovation Forum in Los Angeles, Nicole Matthews discussed how the next generation of event planners may not be the best equipped to transition their personal social media experiences into the world of events.

News Posted July 28, 2014, 7:55 AM EDT

Tents and Trucks: a Hamptons 2014 Event Summary

Mega tents and gourmet food trucks are all over the East End this year.

Opinion Column: Ted Kruckel Posted July 25, 2014, 1:28 PM EDT

10 Best Ideas of the Week: Carnival-Style Sponsor Booths, Gourmet B.L.T.s, a Floating Wedding Cake

Here's a look at 10 steal-worthy ideas we spotted this week.

News Posted July 25, 2014, 7:00 AM EDT

Guest Column: 3 Ways You Can Support the Event Industry Today

Event Intelligence Posted July 24, 2014, 4:40 PM EDT

17 Ways to Use Video to Market Your Event

Try these strategies to create shareable video content before, during, and after your event.

Event Intelligence Posted July 24, 2014, 7:00 AM EDT

Emmy 2014 Preview: Governors Ball Will Get Colorful Laser Show

Media-enhanced Versa tubes and thousands of LED lights will pulsate throughout the West Hall of the Los Angeles Convention Center.

News Posted July 23, 2014, 6:21 PM EDT

Why Are So Many Journalists Becoming Event Planners?

As content becomes more central to many events, journalists are leading programming, running business divisions, and launching their own conferences.

Event Intelligence Posted July 23, 2014, 7:00 AM EDT

7 Tips for Mastering Digital Invitation Etiquette

Experts emphasize the importance of striking the right tone, leveraging the digital format, and recognizing when a paper invitation is an absolute must.

Event Intelligence Posted July 22, 2014, 2:29 PM EDT

See more
Report a problem