Virtual Meeting Guide: Tips on Going Remote

Many of us attend meetings every day, sometimes, a lot more than we would like. Meetings are often blocked out into our schedules a week in advance or are...

18 Ways to Engage Attendees at Virtual Meetings and Events

Unlike in-person meetings and events, virtual events provide attendees with more opportunities to “zone out” as attendees are already on the computer and distraction is only a click away. When attention comes at a premium, how do you keep attendees engaged during virtual meetings and events? With the help of event management technology and a little creativity,


How to Create Valuable Virtual Event Sponsorships

Creating an event sponsorship package and finding event sponsors is a key part of meeting and event planning. Increasing your sponsorship dollars is the quickest way to impact your bottom line. But, how does sponsorship change for virtual events? While in-person events have sponsorship down to a science, virtual events cannot rely on the same


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Leveraging Content for Virtual Events

Your content is the heart of your event, which is why when you host a virtual event, your content has a big role to play. It is the driving force behind registrations and audience engagement. Whether you are faced with pivoting your in-person event content to virtual or merely looking to amplify event content as a


Risk Management for Event Planning: What to Do When a Crisis Strikes

The meeting and event industry is no stranger to crisis. Natural disasters, political unrest, health scares, or an unimaginable act can happen at any time, anywhere in the world. Planners must be prepared to pivot and act quickly. You’ve likely dealt with one-off event disruptions for years, and hopefully have a crisis management plan in


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Virtual Events in 2020: The Ultimate Guide

The value of face-to-face interaction will never go away, but there are times when going virtual is a necessary part of your event program. But how do you turn a multi-day conference, filled with networking opportunities, educational sessions, and the attendee insights they generate, into a virtual one? And once you do, how do you


5 Must-Do Activities at AIME This Year

If you’ve clicked on this blog, then I’m sure you already know about the Asia Pacific Incentives Meetings Event (AIME). For the ones who are unsure what AIME is, it is basically the mecca for meeting and event professionals in the Asia Pacific region. Every year, industry decision-makers come to this event held in Melbourne



Cvent-AuSAE Webinar - The Power of Personalisation

[Webinar] The Power of Personalisation

The days of cookie-cutter events are long gone. Attendees want a unique and individualised experience — one that fits them perfectly. But how do you personalise an event for hundreds or thousands of attendees? It’s easier than you might think — all you need is the right data and automation. In our latest webinar The Power of Personalisation,


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Guide To Planning A Stress-Free Event: Association Edition

The event planner life isn’t easy. Working within your budget to create an event that will further your association’s mission and inspire members to renew membership is stressful. After hour 139 on site, when you can no longer ignore the pain in your feet and the badges won’t print, the stress can be enough to