Some of my favorite #EVENTPROFS blogs

Great sources of information and inspiration this is the list of some of my favorite blogs related to the meeting industry. You can find a direct link to the blog, a brief description and the twitter account of the authors that I strongly suggest to follow on twitter.

If you didn’t know them yet, take a look, I’m sure you will find interesting and useful news.

They are not listed in a specific order and I look forward to your suggestion to add more and share a new list.

 

Event Manager Blog

http://www.eventmanagerblog.com

Event Manager Blog is the first blog for event planners. It was started on April 2007 by Julius Solaris, a Social Media and Events enthusiast.

It quickly became the most talked about blog about Event Management Software, Web 2.0, Social Media Marketing, Open Source, Online Event Registration Tools, Event Technology and Virtual Events.

Julius Solaris @tojulius

 

My Meeting Professional

http://www.mymeetingprofessional.com/

My Meeting Professional is the gateway to business information to help ensure that your conference or meeting is a success. More than that, it is a social hub for new ideas, shared knowledge and insight. MMP is a global community, sharing and profiting from new connections, strategies and tactics in the event planning space.

My Meeting Pro – Mike Clanton @my_meeting_pro

 

Viktorix

http://viktorix.com/

Viktorix is an online guide to professional event planning. It is the place where event professionals come to learn how to make their next event exceptionally successful. Viktorix draws upon the experience and knowledge of successful event professionals from all over the world to deliver quality content while educating readers. You’ll see articles about running successful event business, how to successfully plan an event of any type, reviews of products and services, interviews, industry news and much more.

Viktor Nagornyy @v1ktor

 

Midcourse Corrections

http://www.velvetchainsaw.com or http://jeffhurtblog.com

Midcourse Corrections is the online home and blog of Velvet Chainsaw Consulting, Inc. Jeff and Dave blog on Midcourse Corrections about annual meeting improvement, association and corporate meetings and education, and the convergence of Web 2.0, social media, meetings, events and education.

Dave Lutz @VelChain

Jeff Hurt @JeffHurt

 

Fork in the road blog

http://forkintheroadblog.com/

This blog is a place for ideas, perspectives and evidence that social media and other innovative technologies can and will flourish alongside face-to-face meetings. And, as we explore the world of Web 2.0 and emerging technology, we’ll always be looking for the next big thing to enhance the connection and collaboration at the core of every meeting, conference, and exhibition so that as the next fork in the road approaches, we’ll see it coming.

Michelle Bruno @michellebruno

 

Digital Marketing Muse

http://digitalmarketingmuse.wordpress.com/

Disruptive digital marketer and new media junkie. I manage the digital event program for Microsoft’s technical audiences creating and promoting webcasts, audio podcasts, videos and hands-on virtual labs. I’m also working on the convergence of in-person events with digital and social media.

Scott Lum @scottlum

Posted on by Stefania Conti-Vecchi in Tools

About Stefania Conti-Vecchi

Founder and CEO of EVENTagist, Stefania organizes meetings applying the most innovative strategies and solutions. She is an event-strategist specialized on Meeting Architecture, new technologies, marketing and communication. Her expertise ranges on hybrid meetings, social media and on all the tech-tools that can facilitate the life of the organizers. Stefania speaks at international conferences, trade shows and training courses and has been involved in the meetings industry for more than 20 years.

5 Responses to Some of my favorite #EVENTPROFS blogs

  1. Viktor Nagornyy

    Great list Stefania, thanks for including Viktorix. I’m happy to see that it is useful, that’s all the reward I need to keep doing it =)

    • Stefania Conti-Vecchi

      Thank you Viktor, YOU do a great job! And thanks again for helping me to adjust the setting of the plugin that was blocking the comments on this blog. :o)

  2. Event Management

    Thnanks for giving this list..

  3. Maria

    I participated vltruaily in certain portions of the NYC Event Camp. Because of that experience, I’ll definitely be tapping in for certain sessions for this one. The three things I love most about participating in Event Camps 1) There are usually people in the live and virtual audience I know and trust (great to see them on video or the twitter stream)2) Event Camp pushes the envelope with experiential content. You learn what works/doesn’t work.3) Dirt cheap live and free remotely. They’re just trying to cover costs baby. It’s about the attendees not about the organizer.Hope to see you there!

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