How Is Your Event App Security – Episode 62

May 30, 2017

Security is at the TOP of everyone’s list of concerns these days and events are no exception. Not only do you want to keep your guests safe, but App security is also a consideration, and we have some ICONIC experts on hand today to answer all of your questions. Our panelists are Jay Tokosch (CEO) and Jon Johnson (CTO) of Core-Apps!

Jay and Jon will be addressing questions about why tech security is a concern for event planners, what precautions can, and should, be taken, and what you should do when a breach happens. This episode is packed with information you need now!

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How To Plan Smart Meetings – Episode 61

May 23, 2017

Everyone could be a little smarter when it comes to planning events. There’s always room to grow. In this week’s episode we’re learning from Marin Bright of Smart Meetings. Marin is here to share her experience and expertise so that we can all plan smart meetings!

She’ll be discussing how her business is impacting the meeting and events industry, how they stay on the cutting edge of reporting on the latest technology and the coolest events in the industry, and she’ll share all about Smart Meetings 360.

Don’t miss out! Below, in our Epic Resources section, we link the awesome insider favorites that were mentioned in this episode! You WANT to check these out!

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Fyre Festival, Laptop Bans, & Other Event Industry News – Episode 60

May 16, 2017

Our hosts have taken over! Will Curran of Endless Events, Brandt Krueger of Event Technology Consulting, and Laura Lopez of Social Tables are live and taking your questions. This will be a potpourri episode with lots of varied content and information. Our co-hosts will be discussing current events like the disastrous Fyre Festival; amazing events they have attended or are looking forward to attending this year; and who they’d like to see guest host on the show in the future!

We are VERY excited to announce the launch of #EventIcons on iTunes! This is something we have been working on and we are finally there. Check us out and don’t forget to leave a RAVE REVIEW if you love what we do: HERE Leaving a review auto-enters you for a prize!

We have LOTS of resources to share with you in this episode. Don’t forget to check out our Epic Resources section below where we link the awesome insider favorites that were mentioned in this episode!

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Get The Most Out Of Your Presenters – Episode 59

May 9, 2017

We are constantly getting asked a variety of questions around content and a lot of you are asking, how can you get the most from your presenters? Well this week’s episode is for you! Our ICONIC panelists are Thom Singer (Professional Speaker) and Melyssa Wolf (Senior Manager of Strategic Initiatives at Solar Energy Trade Shows, LLC.). We’ll be discussing this topic from both sides. Melyssa will share her insights and tips from her perspective – the hiring employer; and Thom will share his thoughts and suggestions from his perspective – the presenter/speaker. We’re covering all the bases!

Our guests will be offering information on things to look for and things to avoid when hiring presenters. Cross-promotional marketing is a valuable marketing channel for events. We’ll discuss how event professionals can best leverage this to their advantage. This episode is packed with information you NEED to know!

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Welcome our newest co-host, Brandt Krueger – Episode 58

May 2, 2017

We’ve got him! Brandt Krueger has joined our #EventIcons team and we couldn’t be happier to have him on board! Brandt is not only an educator with the Event Leadership Institute (ELI) and a sought-after consultant, he is also a master of all things AV. His unique perspective and experience in the industry make him a true #EventIcon.

Brandt is sharing his thoughts with us about #EventIcons, as well as his expertise and knowledge of all things AV. He’ll offer tips for fledgling event business owners, and share with us where he hopes to be in his own business by the end of 2017. You can’t miss this show!

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