How to Create Better In-Person Events in 2021

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The world is opening back up. Daily airline travel is creeping back up to its pre-pandemic levels. Major sporting events such as the Tour de France and political meetings such as the UN General Assembly are back on. And when the CDC recently changing its mask guidelines for vaccinated people, the New York Times asked, … Read more

What to Expect When Planning an In-Person Event in 2021

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It may seem strange to think about planning an in-person event after the abrupt move to virtual ones last year, but event organizers are eager to schedule face-to-face meetings for several reasons. As one event organizer writes in Forbes, “Virtual events are here to stay, but once the situation improves, we should opt for in-person … Read more

Why Organizing Conferences on Multiple Platforms Can Create Major Bottlenecks

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In what seems like it is in the interest of time (but, in fact, is not), event organizers will begin their conference or event planning process with an email campaign. Before long, materials are created and stored on cloud services like Dropbox, submissions are entered in Google Sheets or Excel, communications are sent to reviewers … Read more

8 Ways That Abstract Collection Software Can Save You Time and Money

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Whether you are planning a virtual conference or in-person meeting in the near future, you know the level of complexity that is involved with collecting abstracts and choosing speakers. Now, more than ever, it’s critical to navigate the collection process with tools that allow you to not only organize the submission process but also clearly … Read more