Power Posts 🏆 / 14.May.2021
The Best Social Media from the Events Industry
Whatis May 14th known for throughout history?
Well, Israel signed the Declaration of Independence in 1948. Mark Zuckerberg, CEO of Facebook, was born in 1984. AND a new edition of the EventProfs Power Post provided by the Akommo team gets published in 2021!
Do all these events have the same international influence and prestige?
Check out this very cool event for event grads. Looks like a great way to learn about the journey to becoming an #eventprof.
In person events were back with a vengeance in London with another pilot event - this time the Brit Awards 2021. Way to make a splash!
The #eventtech consolidation trend continues as we predicted. This time it's Socio who was just acquired by Cisco to help them power up their virtual and hybrid events. Congrats to the Socio team!
COVID friendly cocktails? Apparently this is a thing, and our friends at BizBash are shaking it up with this list of canned cocktails. Yes, canned cocktails. 🤷♀️
The latest episode of Breakouts (our favourite events podcast) features Sean Specie. Sean and our CEO Jason provide 4 easy ways to crush Zoom Fatigue and make your attendees more engaged. The comments are fantastic too...
Calling all Event Professionals - which event tech tool have you been most impressed with? Miguel wants to know.
Great take away for virtual platforms features while designing your event attendee flow in the hybrid version:
Are you already taking part in the IMEX Buzz Hub? The new digital platform created via the Swapcard team, to network and share knowledge within the community.
Starting May 17th, requirements & restrictions for large scale events in the UK are changing. See what you can and can't do here.
The Hilton in Manchester is counting down the days until hotels can open up again. Hotel bedroom light art is becoming a thing, and we're here for it.
Charity event & Fashion show next week on May 20th! Get your ticket here.
Now that we are slowly starting to have a social life again, we will be able to meet in-person the ones we've been connecting with online since the pandemic started. I can relate 100% with this feeling!
Here's a new guide from our fellow Rachael with Ainara on career progression!
How would you define yourself behind the badge?
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