Michael Doane Author

Michael Doane is a writer, marketer, and web developer who has fallen in love with the events industry. At CadmiumCD he teaches meeting planners about the benefits of event tech. As Marketing Manager he also has the unique pleasure of telling the company's ever-growing story. In his spare time he hikes, travels, and writes novels about ordinary people doing extraordinary things. Mike currently lives in Harford County Maryland with his wife and three pets.
Event planning has never been a straight forward task. But thanks to the growth and sheer power of social media sites like Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn, many aspects of the planning process are made much easier forward for us.

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[INFOGRAPHIC] Social Superheroes of Event Marketing

Attendee Engagement, Event Management, Event Marketing, Event Technology| Views: 534

Event planning has never been a straight forward task. But thanks to the growth and sheer power of social media sites like Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn, many aspects of the...

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In recent years, new arrivals in technology and software have had a big impact on the events industry. These new solutions assist with efficiency, management, and the overall attendee and vendor experience. Below are 3 trends in event technology that have become essential, and will be sticking around for years to come.

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3 Event Tech Trends That Aren’t Going Away

Event Management, Event Technology, General Interest| Views: 685

In recent years, new arrivals in technology and software have had a big impact on the events industry. These new solutions assist with efficiency, management, and the overall...

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The hot topic in the meetings and events space right now is software integration. Event managers and meeting planners are asking themselves how they can get their disparate event tech stack to work together as a collective whole. This becomes increasingly difficult for attendee-facing products like event apps, digital signage, and conference websites because the potential for failed data transfers and dataquakes is heightened.

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The Problem with “Band-Aiding” Event Data Across Attendee Software Platforms

Event Management, Event Technology| Views: 995

The hot topic in the meetings and events space right now is software integration. Event managers and meeting planners are asking themselves how they can get their disparate event...

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APIC has been doing exhibitor-sponsored sessions for 20 years. Sponsorship Boost worked with APIC to bring their exhibitor-sponsored education online using the Conference Harvester and eventScribe Website.

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How APIC Increased Exhibitor Value with Sponsored Symposia

Case Studies, Conference Harvester, Event Management, eventScribe Websites, Sponsorship Sales & Expo Management| Views: 695

The Story APIC has been doing exhibitor-sponsored sessions for 20 years. Sponsorship Boost worked with APIC to bring their exhibitor-sponsored education online using the...

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If you’re involved in the events industry, you’ve probably heard of the General Data Protection Regulation, or GDPR, that’s going into effect this month. All companies that manage data from citizens of the European Union must comply with this set of laws and regulations, and if they don’t, they could be subject to large fines.If you’re involved in the events industry, you’ve probably heard of the General Data Protection Regulation, or GDPR, that’s going into effect this month. All companies that manage data from citizens of the European Union must comply with this set of laws and regulations, and if they don’t, they could be subject to large fines.

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Is Your Event Tech Ready for GDPR?

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Written by CadmiumCD Contributor, Pamela Shigeoka. If you’re involved in the events industry, you’ve probably heard of the General Data Protection Regulation, or GDPR,...

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If you keep meeting information in Excel, VLOOKUP can help you get information quickly. The function seems complicated, but once you get used to it, it’s actually quite straightforward. Let’s take a look at a few ways you might use it in your Excel calendar.

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Save Time with Excel’s VLOOKUP Next Time You Plan a Meeting

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Written by Kasper Langmann, co-founder of Spreadsheeto If you keep meeting information in Excel, VLOOKUP can help you get information quickly. The function seems complicated, but...

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If you work with any sort of event technology, you’ve probably heard of the GDPR by now. The General Data Protection Regulation is a sweeping law in the European Union that gives citizens more control over their personal data.

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Prepare for GDPR Compliance With These 3 Articles and a Webinar

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If you work with any sort of event technology, you’ve probably heard of the GDPR by now. The General Data Protection Regulation is a sweeping law in the European Union that...

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CadmiumCD recently introduced a number of new features to the eventScribe® Website, all designed to make managing and editing websites easier for our clients. One of the most exciting changes we’ve made is to give our clients even more control over the content, color schemes, text, and labels on their event website.

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8 New Features to Optimize Your Event Website Management

Association Management, Attendee Engagement, Content Production & Publication, Event Management, Event Technology, Product Info| Views: 403

Written by CadmiumCD Contributor, Pamela Shigeoka. CadmiumCD recently introduced a number of new features to the eventScribe® Website, all designed to make managing and editing...

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Technology has changed almost every aspect in our life, from the way we gather and share information to how we view the world. With so many devices and applications available, the event industry has taken advantage of technology to help promote functions and interact with attendees. Here are a few types of technological advances that have helped the event industry evolve.

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Technology’s Role In the Evolution of the Events Industry

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Written by Sara, AKA Ms. Digital Diva. Technology has changed almost every aspect in our life, from the way we gather and share information to how we view the world. With so many...

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How AVA Improved Their Brand with a Scavenger Hunt

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How AVA Improved Their Brand with a Scavenger Hunt

Attendee Engagement, Case Studies, Event Management, Event Marketing, Event Technology, eventScribe Apps, Product Info, Sponsorship Sales & Expo Management| Views: 1128

The Story AVA has always hosted a game during their opening reception. Sponsorship Boost worked with AVA to make their exhibitor-sponsored scavenger hunt digital and mobile by...

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