Jun 8 2022
abhi

Hint: It depends on how much time you have to plan. You may not have the luxury of a generous planning window to put together your next hybrid event, but that doesn’t mean you don’t have options to bring people together in exciting new ways. In fact, a wealth of high-quality platform solutions exist to help you expand …

5 Things to Consider when Choosing an Esports Event Venue

May 25 2022
abhi
8 MIN
In the past decade, competitive online gaming and Esports have experienced a meteoric rise in popular culture and its economic value. Professional esports have long caught up to traditional sports when it comes to prize pools, sponsorships, and production quality, and transitioning your independently run esports events to large-scale competitions can be costly and very ...

How to produce a hybrid event without breaking the bank

Mar 29 2022
nmurphy@psav.com
8 MIN
Producing a hybrid event adds a level of complexity to traditional in-person event planning. Event professionals need to think through two separate event experiences that need to be executed simultaneously: One for the in-person attendee and another for the participants who are attending virtually. But this two-pronged meeting experience doesn’t have to cost you a ...

Are You Planning Events The Right Way?

Feb 9 2022
Victor Paan
5 MIN
Organizing An Event Isn’t Stressful When You Have A Helping Hand. With the complexities of a combined in-person and virtual landscape, it can be hard to manage the intricacies of an event and audience expectations — especially now, where attendees expect more than just a meeting — they expect engagement and a customized experience. And ...

The Secret to Keeping Your Audience Engaged

Jan 13 2022
kevin.moraes@encoreglobal.com
5 MIN
Are you using creative content to its fullest potential? You should be. Gone are the days of standing in front of a crowd with a simple slide presentation and expecting your audience to remain tuned in — that’s sort of like serving an unseasoned meal.It’s bland and forgettable. From industry award shows and product launches ...

Top 10 Reasons Why It’s Safe to Meet With the Right Protocols in Place

Nov 9 2021
Craig Hill
October 18, 2021 If you’re missing building professional connections face-to-face, you’re not alone. People everywhere are chomping at the bit to get back to business; and yet, variants of COVID-19 cast doubts on whether it’s safe to travel and meet in-person. Being fully vaccinated, especially if you’ve been “boosted”, and maintaining the good habits and ...

The Show Must Go On!

Sep 13 2021
Have you ever managed a virtual conference from a hospital bed? It was a first for Heather Dow, senior manager at  Events & Management Plus, Inc.  When the potential to be sidelined by a life-threatening injury read out how our Encore Canada team helped her manage one of the biggest events of her career without ...

The Value of Partnerships in Our (Re)Start

Jul 15 2021
The meeting and events industry clearly experienced a great deal of change over the course of the last 16 months. An industry filled with incredibly talented people who were singularly forced to be nimble and adaptable can now learn from each other to accelerate our industry’s exciting (re)start with the right event solutions. For Encore, ...