Virtual & Hybrid Event Industry News Roundup: April 23-29
Here is your weekly roundup for virtual and hybrid event industry news!
Demand adds a third day to Event Tech Live USA & Canada
The Event Tech Live USA and Canada event will use an extra day to accommodate content submitted from companies and individuals right across the world: June 8th-10th The full schedule of the event will be announced in May. Timetabled sessions include
- Creative Engagement Group
- Kim Myhre of Experience Designed
- Margaret Launzel-Pennes of TBX: Total Brand Experience
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Tarsus Group announces partnership with Aviation content creator
Tarsus, the global B2B events and media group, announced a partnership with leading Aviation vlogger, content creator, and author Sam Chui. Chui is a world-famous YouTube Aviation content creator with over 2 million YouTube subscribers. “Sam has built a truly unique platform and has established himself as one of the most exciting and influential aviation content creators out there,” said Douglas Emslie, CEO of Tarsus Group. “We're delighted to confirm his partnership with our Aerospace division... We're building an innovative, new content offering alongside our aerospace shows, and having Sam in our new platform, which launches this summer, will really enhance the content we deliver.” For the full story, click here!
The Sustainable Event Buyer’s Guide 2021
Sustainable Event Buyer’s Guide maintains its focus despite a sea change in market circumstances. The guide details the ideal and advocating of green thinking, policy, technology, products/services, and best practices. See the best ways in which events are using recycling, environmentally friendly products, and technology to further bring about sustainability for future events. For the full story, click here!
Josh King appointed as sales & marketing director of creative agency, emc3
Alistair Graham, CEO of emc3 commented “I knew from the first moment I met Josh that he would develop into an outstanding businessman. However, he has far exceeded my expectations... He started his career producing events for some of the world’s leading brands including LinkedIn, Electronic Arts, HubSpot, and Bentley and he’s still working to grow some of these accounts to this day. Josh then progressed to mastering the art of event marketing and went onto manage marketing campaigns for an array of our clients around the world.” For the full story, click here!
The second edition of Vet Show @ Home becomes the biggest online event in the veterinary industry
A global leader in veterinary trade shows, Vet Shows at CloserStill Media, held the second edition of their online conference, Vet Show @ Home. It became the biggest online event in the veterinary industry! The event took place between March 25 - 27, 2021, five months after the extremely successful first edition in 2020. For the full story, click here!
Event Tech Awards 2021: Meet the Judges – Abi Cannons
Abi Cannons is Global Innovation Success Manager for Reed Exhibitions. She works with digital teams around the world to help find the best event technology on the market. Previously, Abi worked at Slido, having managed and produced conferences for 9 years. She has experienced multiple aspects of what it takes to drive innovation and interaction in events. You can find a questionnaire compiled information to get to know Abi, here! There you have it! Your weekly roundup of Hybrid and Virtual event industry news for the week. An eventful week with great ideas and plans for the future of hybrid events. For more blog posts about hybrid events, check out our blog post about Hosting a Hybrid Event For Your Association? Here are 5 Things To Consider. For more virtual and hybrid event industry news, check out our Industry News category in our blog!