Wisconsin Event & Party Planning Tips | Event Trends for 2018

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5 Key Steps for Building a Hybrid Events Model

Tips and Trends | September 29, 2020

Sometime — hopefully soon — when we return to onsite events, we will have to toggle between capturing some speakers live from the ballroom and others live on a video platform. Read more...

Five Important Observations from a Virtual Event Attendee

Tips and Trends | September 29, 2020

Over the past few months, many of us have attended — for the first time ever — a virtual version of in-person conferences we’ve participated in for years. Read more...

How Planners Can Save Costs and Budget Smarter During COVID-19

Tips and Trends | September 23, 2020

As we know well by now, there’s not a corner of the world’s economy that COVID-19 hasn’t touched, and meetings and hospitality have been two of the most impacted segments. Read more...

10 Ways Meeting and Event Venues Are Adapting to COVID-19

Tips and Trends | September 23, 2020

COVID-19 has fundamentally altered the dynamics of the meetings and events industry for the foreseeable future, putting a squeeze on travel and group gatherings. Read more...

How CVBs Are Using Virtual Tech to Help Meeting Planners Scout Destinations

Tips and Trends | August 26, 2020

Site inspections and FAM tours are some of the main tools in a CVB’s toolbox when convincing planners to bring their meetings and events to a destination. Read more...

10 Ways an Events Services Professional Can Maximize Your Meetings Budget

Tips and Trends | May 18, 2020

As everything that goes into a organizing a meeting starts to add up, budget dollars can disappear pretty quickly. Read more...

5 Things to Consider Before Taking Your Event Virtual

Tips and Trends | May 18, 2020

With trade shows and conferences of all sizes being canceled or postponed due to travel restrictions and COVID-19 health concerns, event planners are scrambling to take their live events digital to meet the needs of their audiences. Read more...

From A to Zoom: Tips on Planning Virtual Events From Tech-Savvy Industry Pros

Tips and Trends | May 17, 2020

Experts share their advice on choosing the right platform and software, staying secure, and more. Read more...

10 Smart Tips for Keeping Attendees Engaged Before, During, and After a Virtual Event

Tips and Trends | May 17, 2020

Virtual event fatigue is real. Here's how to keep your attendees engaged and invested through thoughtful pre-event communications, clever networking opportunities, and more. Read more...

So long, minibar: How the coronavirus will change hotel stays

Tips and Trends | May 17, 2020

A hotel that doesn't include a breakfast buffet and minibars would have been inconceivable to many Americans three months ago. But coronavirus has changed all that. Read more...

Lessons on Pivoting to Virtual: How to Rethink the Event Planning Process

Tips and Trends | May 17, 2020

On Global Meetings Industry Day, panelists shared how they are restructuring face-to-face meetings for a new, virtual world. Read more...

Why a Wait-and-See Approach Might Be Riskier Than Rebooking Your Meetings Now

Tips and Trends | May 17, 2020

As postponed events vie with those already on the calendar, hesitating could leave planners with fewer options. Read more...