As an event manager, at times you feel like preparing event reports is a waste of time, especially if your stakeholders aren't reading them. Here's the good news... It doesn't have to be this way. There's real purpose in preparing regular event reports and ways in which you can engage your stakeholders to ensure they're not
Running an event wouldn't be complete without sending attendees a post-event survey. It's not a task you do just to 'tick the box'. As mentioned in our last post What to Include in a Post-Event Report, post-event surveys are important, they inform decisions for future events and assist you to write your post-event report.
The biggest challenges for membership organisations Memberwise UK's 2016/2017 survey Harnessing the Web, identified increasing membership engagement topped the list of challenges membership organisations face. This was followed by member benefits and millennial expectations, personalised content and the use of social media. Resource: Memberwise Harnessing the Web survey report So
For many event managers, conference committee members and convenors, navigating through the abstract process is part of day-to-day life. There’s no question about it, managing abstracts is an involved and time-consuming process that requires precision coordination.
The great thing about event apps is that they're a win-win tool for everyone. Event apps are convenient for delegates, they're a communications tool for event managers and they encourages two-way engagement between both parties. So far, event apps are stacking
An event app is an investment that delivers real returns. If the previous points in our event app series didn’t have you convinced, then how about this - event apps can save you thousands in dollars
We're often busy trying to get our message out to delegates rather than starting a conversation with them and keep them engaged. There are opportunities to engage delegates at all stages of your conference. In part two