How to Plan an Event

ProjectManager.com

Need to know how to plan an event? If you’re planning a big event like a conference, we can help you successfully plan, structure and lay it out. This blog will go over everything you need to consider when planning an event, including an easy-to-use checklist. Planning an Event.

Project Management Conferences and Events 2020

Girl's Guide to PM

Many conferences have early bird pricing so it is worth checking out the events that interest you as soon as you can in case you need to get corporate funding to attend. Make sure you sign up for the free Attend a Conference Checklist before you go to any of these events.

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PMXPO – The Virtual Event Before Virtual Events Were Cool

Keyedin

PMXPO , the largest virtual event for project managers hosted by PMI (the Project Management Institute) had its 13 th edition of its relished event this past month.

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The unfolding course of events

Musings on Project Management

"It is not given to human beings -- happily for them, for otherwise life would be intolerable -- to foresee or predict to any large extent the unfolding course of events" Winston Churchill Of course, project management can modify such a bit to tolerate some of the intolerable: Simulations can add to the extent of foresight of unfolding events Systems tests can reveal unforeseen hazards in.

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Using a Non-Revenue North Star Metric

Speaker: Ashley Carroll, Partner, Social Capital

In this session, we’ll look beyond revenue as the primary metric in product analytics. What other metrics are applicable as your north-star, and how do you establish reliable data sources? By taking an experimental approach to your KPIs, you’ll establish more useful analytics that reduce churn in the long term.

35 Conversation-Starter Questions for Social and Networking Events

Project Bliss

Meeting people and socializing during the holidays at work parties and social events can be stressful. And if you’re at a social event and you just can’t bear to talk about work any more, you can use more creative questions to keep it fun and interesting.

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Event Management Software: 5 Apps that Fully Cover Your Event Project Requirements

GanttPRO Project Management

Identify the reason why you need event management software. Pricing: Individual plan starts at $15 per user per month billed annually. Team plans start at $5.90 per user per month […]. News GanttPRO Project Management Tips

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Project Managing Large Corporate Events

PM for the Masses

Cesar Abeid and Megan Marcel from Automattic talk about planning and managing large corporate events. Cesar Abeid and Megan Marcel from Automattic talk about planning and managing large corporate events.

Event Management Software: The Ultimate Guide for Event Planners

Teamweek

Planning a successful event is tough. This round-up of event management software will help you evaluate the options and pick the best software for your team. We’ve found event management software that will fit every need and budget. All in one event management software.

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Project Management Tips Every Event Planner Should Know

Wrike

Project managers and event planners have more in common than you might think. So when facing down a complex to-do list, event planners can channel their inner project manager to run events like a well-oiled machine. Identify the event goals and constraints.

Why I Stopped Going to Agile Events

Agile Coach

This year at Agile and Beyond was the first Agile event I attended since I presented with Declan Whelan at Agile 2015. I’m ready to go back to Agile events. The post Why I Stopped Going to Agile Events appeared first on Jason Little.

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The Ultimate Event Planning Checklist: How to Plan Ahead

GanttPRO Project Management

GanttPRO is an online project planning tool that helps event planners work with tasks, schedules, deadlines, and budgets, communicate with team members, and successfully achieve goals.

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Gantt Chart Inspo: Holiday Event Planning | TeamGantt

TeamGantt

Planning a holiday event? See how to plan your event in TeamGantt—with a little inspiration from the Griswolds You’ve got tons of details to keep up with!

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Event Management Software: 8 Apps that Fully Cover Your Event Project Requirements

GanttPRO Project Management

Identify the reason why you need event management software. Pricing: Individual plan starts at $15 per user per month billed annually. Team plans start at $5.90 per user per month […

The Ultimate Event Planning Checklist: How to Plan Ahead

GanttPRO Project Management

GanttPRO is an online project planning tool that helps event planners work with tasks, schedules, deadlines, and budgets, communicate with team members, and successfully achieve goals.

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100+ Tech Conferences and Events to Attend in Europe 2020

Teamweek

We tried to focus on the most interesting and/or largest events (not monthly meetups) that international audiences attend. In their words: One of the largest events dedicated to design and its consequences. We are more expansive and multi-disciplined than any other event on the planet.

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Project Management Tools for Event Planners

TimeCamp

Concerts, sporting events, charitable collections, festivals, industry conferences ? each and all can cause a headache, particularly those who are responsible for organizing such occurrences are at high risk. Everything can go wrong.

How to Build Your Own Event Planning Template in Wrike

Wrike

. Event coordination can be a monster to take on. Whether it’s a trade show, conference, corporate event planning, sales kickoff, or even just a team outing, managing an event is a different from managing a project. There are a ton of event planning tools out there.

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Breaking the Ice at An Event Apart

Redbooth

Departing from the usual IT trade show circuit we traverse as AeroFS , An Event Apart — a design conference for people who make websites — proved to be a golden opportunity to test product messaging, a new promotion and even send our own designers to attend.

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Project Management Tools Every Event Planner Should Steal

Wrike

If this sounds like the last event you managed, then I suggest you start stealing. It’s about time that event managers started stealing, too. Large events such as product launches, industry conferences, and promotional affairs are just projects in disguise.

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Be a Professional: Top Event Planning Certifications to Stand Out in the Industry

GanttPRO Project Management

You have an event and need professional event planners. Or you want to build an event planning career. You go searching for certified special event professionals [… Let’s imagine these situations.

Be a Professional: Top Event Planning Certifications to Stand Out in the Industry

GanttPRO Project Management

You have an event and need professional event planners. Or you want to build an event planning career. You go searching for certified special event professionals […]. Let’s imagine these situations.

Networking Tips and Guidance for Professional and Social Events

Project Bliss

If networking makes you anxious, even the thought of going to a social or professional event can stress you out. Sometimes these events are unavoidable, like your work holiday party. If you find networking events unpleasant, it may be how you’re thinking about them.

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Event Planning in a 2×2 Framework

Appfluence

Event Planning is Pure Multi-tasking. Anyone who has ever tried to plan a small party can imagine, professional event planning is no joke! Event though the event is over, the event planners’s work is not. Many Different Phases of Event Panning.

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Event Planning – Don’t Leave Anything To Chance

MindGenius

Event Planning - Don't Leave Anything To Chance. A successful event which runs smoothly relies on a great deal of organisation. Anyone who has ever planned any kind of event will tell you it can be a highly stressful task, there are a million things to consider, contingency plans for things outwith your control such as the great British weather going against you are a must and that it is never too early to start planning and organising.

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Using Wrike as an Event Planning Tool

Wrike

Compared to traditional methods for managing events, Wrike can prove to be a much better solution. In this post, I will focus on how you can use Wrike to (1) manage all the cogs that keep an event running smoothly and (2) enable communication between your vendors and team members.

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New ways to edit events

Resource Guru

You can now edit or delete a single day within a multi-day event with just a couple of clicks. Just click on the day of the event you want to change, and you will see new options in the actions menu as shown above. You will see that we’ve also introduced a new way to split events.

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GPM Takes Root in Russia Amid Historic International Events

Green Project Management

The post GPM Takes Root in Russia Amid Historic International Events appeared first on Delivering a better world, one project at a time. April was a busy month for all of us at GPM. We have activity buzzing all over the globe which is exciting!

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Expecting the perfect holiday, Christmas, feast, celebration or event

Lynne Cazaly

Oh the pressure! All of those images and articles, news reports, retail displays, advertising campaigns and other external standards hurtling at us, telling us what we should be doing, buying, gifting, giving, receiving, eating, preparing and. expecting. They’re all just trying to sell us something and make us strive for a better or 'more perfect' Christmas or holiday season. Don’t believe it!

The 5 Skills You Need For Managing Complex Projects

Girl's Guide to PM

Project managing the Olympics: milestone timeline With the Olympics kicking off in London next week, I’ve picked out the major project management milestones for the event in this timeline. Conferences & Events Expert ViewsSometimes projects can seem a bit overwhelming.

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2017 Project Management Conferences You Won’t Want To Miss

Girl's Guide to PM

Make sure you sign up for the free 3-part mini-course on How to Get the Most Out of a Conference before you attend any of these events. I’m not an Agile expert by an means but if Scrum is your wheelhouse, this could be a good event to get to. Conferences & Events

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KeyedIn Spotlight 2015 - User Group Event

Keyedin

The event saw attendance from a great mix of customers and partners with presentations from Alliance Boots, easyJet, Aditro, TBR, Abellio and CDG. The event also featured a preview of KeyedIn Projects 5.8.The KeyedIn Spotlight User Conference took place at the London Hilton on Park Lane on March 18th 2015.

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Three Reasons to Participate in MPUG’s Annual Vendor Showcase Event

MPUG

Your virtual “trade show” event with MPUG will be open to our entire community, and you’ll have a full hour to present and demo your product/service. Not only will you have an hour to demo your product or service, but your company’s offering will be included in MPUG’s event marketing.

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KeyedIn Spotlight 2016 - User Group Event

Keyedin

This year the event featured an exciting new format with interactive breakout sessions allowing attendees the chance to take an in depth look at some of the latest features with our KeyedIn experts. The event showcased an exciting preview of KeyedIn Projects v6.0 The KeyedIn Projects 2016 User Conference took place at the London Hilton on Park Lane on Tuesday 19th Apri.

2016 60

Free Professional Development in London in October

Arras People

Project Challenge is a must visit event for project practitioners in the UK… Click To Tweet. Project Management Event Project ChallengeIt’s back in London next month – Project Challenge – the seminar and exhibition show at London’s Olympia.

2016 294

The Social Project Manager’s Toolkit

The Lazy Project Manager

What: A Social event exploring everything you need to know to collaborate effectively as a project team. Who: A unique event with both Elizabeth Harrin (A Girls Guide to Project Management) and Peter Taylor (The Lazy Project Manage).

2016 316

3 Ways to Cope When Your Project Goes Off The Rails

Girl's Guide to PM

Still, Conferences & Events Expert ViewsIf I’m honest it has been a while since I’ve worked on a project that has gone totally off the rails. We’ve had little disasters here and there.

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The ‘Ready for Change’ 2017 Roadshow for Project Practitioners

Arras People

Here’s a few events worth checking out. SPOCE, the project management training organisation and partners AXELOS and APMG are running three events soon called the ‘Ready for Change’ 2017 Roadshows. Project Management Event Change management PRINCE2

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Hydra sponsors BVCA High Growth 2017 Event in London

Hydra

Hydra is proud to be a sponsor for the British Venture Capital Association's High Growth event in London. Event Hydra

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Inspiring Women in Project Management: Kate Morris

Girl's Guide to PM

Conferences & Events Expert Views Women #pmiac17 #projectmanagementKate Morris, MSP, MoP, CSM, is a practising project manager and an Inspiring Women in Project Management. She is the Conference Convener for PMI Australia Conference 2017.

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