Category Archives: Event Design

Blazing New Trails in Esports: The Life of a Live Events Strategist

You’ve no doubt heard many stories about the power of experience design and how it can change the trajectory of events. However, you probably haven’t heard how it can drastically change the trajectory of someone’s career. Until now. Meet Taylor … Continue reading

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Event Magic Happens at the Intersection of Data St. and Design Ave.

Post authored by Jeff Fugate, Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing Do you believe in magic?

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Talk Triggers: Boosting Word of Mouth for Your Events

Post authored by Donna Kastner, Founder of Retirepreneur “Same is lame.”

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A Behind-the-Scenes Look at the PCMA Hackathon with Jamie Murdock

In a profession that tends to favor those who pay close attention to the slightest details and plan for almost every contingency, the defining principle of a hackathon is probably frightening: beautiful chaos.

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Exploring Event Experience Design with David Peckinpaugh – The VIP Lounge

In this edition of The VIP Lounge podcast, we’re thrilled to showcase an interview with David Peckinpaugh, President of Maritz Global Events.

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3 Initial Thoughts From a Trade Show Rookie

Like many event, meeting and trade show professionals around the industry, I just returned from IAEE Expo! Expo! 2018 in New Orleans. Unlike many of them, however, this was my first rodeo on the show floor.

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The Most Valuable Events Know What Guests Want

It might sound like a basic concept, but sometimes the simple answer is the best one: the most valuable events are the ones that know who their attendees are and what they want  most.

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Giving Back: How Your Event Can Make a Difference

Pouring back into the community that hosts your event should never be an obligation; it should be a display of gratitude and goodwill to those who have welcomed you and your attendees.

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Reinvention: Tearing Your Event Down and Rebuilding it Better [Podcast]

In this edition of The VIP Lounge podcast, the focus is on event reinvention and how getting back to the basics can make all the difference.

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A Brilliant New Twist on Conference Bags

At almost any event you attend, conference bags are sure to await your arrival. But have you ever been given one that you actually keep and use?

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