Articles tagged “events and conferences”

Zoom Sees 355 Percent Revenue Leap on Rise of Virtual Meetings

Zoom Sees 355 Percent Revenue Leap on Rise of Virtual Meetings

Neha Malara and Stephen Nellis , Reuters

Zoom's latest earnings report suggests that the trend in remote working may have staying power even after society tames the pandemic. The implications are unnerving for event planners and travel management companies.

2 months ago

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Skift Forum Europe Video: Key Strategies DMOs can use to Drive Economic Growth

Skift Forum Europe Video: Key Strategies DMOs can use to Drive Economic Growth

Destination Canada + Skift

In this video conversation from Skift Forum Europe 2020, we learn more about how Destination Canada's business events strategy is bridging the gap between tourism, meetings, and economic development sectors.

3 months ago

Cancellation Insurance Fallout: The Cost of Doing the Right Thing With Your Event

Cancellation Insurance Fallout: The Cost of Doing the Right Thing With Your Event

EventMB

In the age of COVID-19, you're penalized if you cancel preemptively, and you're penalized if you don't act as early as you can to mitigate damages — not to mention the lawsuit potential for putting people at risk.    As the coronavirus rapidly spreads around the world — the total number of confirmed cases as…

7 months ago

What Is Going to Happen to All Postponed Events?

What Is Going to Happen to All Postponed Events?

Julius Solaris, EventMB

The events industry is living through one of the most difficult times of its existence. The coronavirus outbreak has forced an incredible number of events to be postponed. But postponed until when? And what will happen in the fourth quarter of 2020?

7 months ago

Tech Adoption for Event Organizers Is Spotty

Tech Adoption for Event Organizers Is Spotty

Dave Montali, Skift

Increasing competition in the event sector has attracted more technology companies to provide solutions for current bottlenecks.

3 years ago