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How to Host a Virtual Event - Toolbox

360 Live Media is an event strategy and design agency that specializes in building in-person and virtual events for associations. Let us help you navigate the challenges created by COVID-19 and create the best event for 2020 and beyond.

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The Event Innovators Exchange (EIX) webinar recordings are designed to help you and your association uncover the newest  trends, insights and best practices for designing a memorable and experiential virtual event. 

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What Does the Future Hold for Associations?

How are association events, conferences, and trade shows evolving in the age of COVID19?  How are virtual events allowing organizations to pivot their entire value propositions? 360 Live Media hosted a webinar to help association’s navigate these questions and identify how to prepare for the

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Virtual Event Pricing and Sponsorship Ideas

What are the best practices for registration pricing for a virtual event? What components of a virtual event can be sponsored? 360 Live Media hosted a webinar to help association event planners navigate these questions and price your conference and trade show in a way

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Ask Us Anything—Virtual Event Therapy Hour

We know event planners and marketers have a million questions about how to transition their live event program to virtual, how to communicate the change, and how to successfully host an engaging virtual experience. 360 Live Media hosted a webinar to help association professionals navigate

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Marketing and Messaging to Virtual Attendees

It’s a complicated time to be marketing events. How do you best tell your story and communicate the value proposition for joining online? Watch Marketing and Messaging to Virtual Event Attendees, the Event Innovators Exchange (EIX) recording from April 8, 2020 to hear recommendations from

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Keeping Virtual Attendees Engaged

It’s going to be ok – it really is. A virtual event isn’t a consolation prize. It is something to be designed with a human-centered approach. Even if it is being held in place of a live event, it should still deliver a winning experience for

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How to Virtualize Your Event

A strong virtual event is more than just PowerPoint presentations on a screen. It should still be an interesting and engaging experience that strengthens your brand. Making your event virtual should be a showcase for what you can deliver. Watch How to Redesign Your Event

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Articles

Design, build, and launch a virtual event in 30 days. We’ll show you how.

An Open Letter to COVID-19 from a Trade Show Exhibitor

By: Bill Zimmer, VP of Strategy, 360 Live Media Author’s note: I am very sensitive to the devastating effects of COVID-19 on people’s lives and careers, and I’m writing this article in an effort to help. If you need ideas about generating non-dues revenue to

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Now What?

“Now what …?”

We have always had to make decisions based on imperfect, conflicting, and incomplete information. Colin Powell had a rule of thumb about decision-making. He said that every time you face a tough decision, you should have no less than forty percent and no more than

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Tips & Tricks for How We’ll Survive This

This isn’t a post about tools or techniques for virtual events. This isn’t a post about how to keep your attendees engaged. This isn’t a post about creating virtual sponsorships. This is a post for me. A post for us. A moment to breathe. This

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What Will Determine the Next Chapter of America’s Promise?

The events of 9/11 led to lasting changes that Americans were willing to accept long term in exchange for reduced travel risks and the perception of safety. Seat belt laws, public littering campaigns, and drunk driving initiatives have all dramatically changed American attitudes and behavior.

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Get a Free Virtual Event Consultation

  Now More Than Ever…What You Do Matters Associations and professional societies have long been a central force in coalescing communities. Your members need those communities for moral support, reassurance, and for the human connections that shared professional interests enable. Now more than ever, you

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Association Revenue Recovery Plan – Part 2

  Regardless of where your organization is in terms of navigating the implications of the pandemic and the economic devastation it has wrought upon all of us, one thing is certain: You must ensure liquidity, positive cash flow, and revenue stability to be ready for

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What does the Future Hold for Associations?

How association events, conferences, and trade shows are evolving in the age of COVID19 Join us May 6 at 4:00 p.m. ET for “What Does the Future Hold?”— a virtual fireside chat between 360 Live Media Founder and CEO, Don Neal, and PCMA Convene Editor-in-Chief,

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What Can Event Designers Learn from Megachurches?

  This article originally appeared in the April 2020 issue of PCMA’s Convene. Many of the most creative ideas come from what is known as orthogonal thinking — approaching a problem or opportunity from a new angle and drawing from a variety of seemingly unrelated

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8 Tips to Host a Virtual Meeting

 Why Are We So Exhausted by 5PM? Like many of you, I am on video conference calls most of the day. I am grateful for the intimacy and effectiveness online meetings provide during my isolation, however, I’m often left feeling like I’ve been on

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5 Things Every Virtual Event Planner Needs to Know

360 Live Media has interviewed dozens of attendees of virtual events, to get a sense of how audiences are adapting to this new shift in the environment. The answers are providing some valuable information as we help associations make decisions about diversifying event portfolios to

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