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A VC: Musings of a VC in NYC

My friend and former colleague Charlie O’Donnell created a new kind of networking event for the moment we are in. These are virtual networking events designed to “include diverse perspectives in the innovation community.”

How to Get a VC's Attention at an IRL Event

This is going to be BIG.

The best impression you can make is to be empathetic enough to realize that you’re not the only person at this event and that if you stand in front of a VC trying to get all of their attention, you’re literally standing in front of others.

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Event Driven Growth

A VC: Musings of a VC in NYC

I’ve seen event driven growth spurts over the years. Each situation is different but a framework I like is to take your pre-event baseline, your event driven peak, and assume you will give up half of the delta when things return to normal and that will be your new baseline. That has been true of almost every event driven growth spurt I have seen in my career. I realize that most businesses are suffering greatly in this pandemic. Many have been shut completely.

TechCelerator at Ben Franklin is hosting a Virtual Pitch Event!

Ben Franklin Technology Partners

You won’t want to miss this exciting, virtual event. The post TechCelerator at Ben Franklin is hosting a Virtual Pitch Event! Events Ben Franklin TechCelerators techceleratorJoin us to vote on your favorite business concept and help award a cash prize of 1,000 to a local startup!

Cold Calling Tips and Tricks

In recent years, cold calling has become synonymous with rejection and failure. But the numbers aren't that clear; while less than 2% of today’s cold calls actually result in meetings, 78% of decision-makers have taken an appointment or attended an event as a result of a cold call. What’s the verdict?

Ben Franklin’s TechCelerator Announces Winners of Fall Pitch Event

Ben Franklin Technology Partners

Audience members attending the pitch event virtually also had the chance to vote on their favorite presentation to help award a People’s Choice Award of $1,000. The post Ben Franklin’s TechCelerator Announces Winners of Fall Pitch Event appeared first on BFTP/CNP.

2022 Major Coworking Events

Deskmag

The following coworking events are places where you can have unexpected learning experiences, make new friends and hug your old ones. . At physical conferences, people can interact and learn with all their senses and are not chained to small screens with their ears and eyes.

Experiences Over Events

GCUC

Your most recent event just wrapped. The post Experiences Over Events appeared first on GCUC Community. Amenity Coworking Community Coworking Events membership Events experiencesLet me guess… you are disappointed in the turnout and participation?

Event networking app Grip raises $13M, as pandemic forces events to stay virtual

TechCrunch

With offline events now firmly moved to online for the foreseeable future, startups in the networking space had to pivot fast in the face of the pandemic. Since last year, Grip moved into an “omnichannel” experience, combining various event types across virtual, hybrid and live.

TechCelerator at Ben Franklin is hosting a Virtual Pitch Event!

Ben Franklin Technology Partners

You won’t want to miss this exciting, virtual event. The post TechCelerator at Ben Franklin is hosting a Virtual Pitch Event! Events Ben Franklin TechCelerators techceleratorJoin us to vote on your favorite business concept and help award a cash prize of 1,000 to a local startup!

Roar B2B Expo London 2022 — Are In-Person Events Still Worth It?

Entrepreneur's Handbook

Remember when the internet was convinced no one would want to go to in-person events anymore? Continue reading on Entrepreneur's Handbook ». technology marketing startup entrepreneurship business

Goldcast spotlights which event attendees will be your next customer

TechCrunch

Investor attention is focused on event companies lately, especially as pandemic restrictions ease around the world and events become in-person again. It’s not just a matter of going to events anymore, but of helping attendees get the most out of their time and money.

Ramon to Share Tips on Making Your Business More Accessible at Google Event

Smart Hustle Magazine

Ramon Ray will speak on how to make your business more accessible at an upcoming Google event scheduled to go live on January 18, 2022. Click here to register for the event. Online Events Business Accessibility

How to Use Social Media In Your Event Marketing Strategy

Entrepreneurs' Organization

Even so, if you’re planning a professional event and your success depends on people showing up, you’ll want to implement a marketing strategy to ensure its success. Social media platforms are great tools for generating buzz around your event.

Challenging Gender Bias in Entrepreneurship: A YLAI Alumni Advisory Board Virtual Event

Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative

The YLAI Alumni Advisory Board is excited to invite you to an upcoming virtual event entitled “ Challenging Gender Bias in Entrepreneurship “, presented in honor of YLAI4All and International Women’s Day.

Event marketing is a ‘team sport,’ and Vendelux is coaching companies to find the best ROI

TechCrunch

When you go to events, conferences and trade shows and it works out well in terms of driving tons of leads and opportunities, it is a good experience. However, when the events don’t work out so well, that can be risky in terms of wasting time and money.

Remote work and events startup twine acquires YC-backed Glimpse to launch on Zoom

TechCrunch

Twine , a company that provides networking tools for virtual events and remote teams, will soon bring its services to Zoom thanks to its just-closed acquisition of the Y Combinator-backed startup, Glimpse, which had developed a “speed matching” platform designed for virtual events.

Join Us For a Live Community AMA Event!

Entrepreneur's Handbook

We’re holding a community event. Event details: Hosted by the Entrepreneur’s Handbook editorial team: Dave Schools , Amardeep Parmar & Stephen Moore Date: Tuesday, August 9, 2022 | add to calendar Time: 5:00pm BST, 12:00pm EST, and 9:00am PST. Join Us For a Live Community AMA Event!

THE TECHCELERATOR@STATE COLLEGE ANNOUNCES WINNERS OF PITCH EVENT!

Ben Franklin Technology Partners

The post THE TECHCELERATOR@STATE COLLEGE ANNOUNCES WINNERS OF PITCH EVENT! Recently, eight entrepreneurial teams completed a ten-week, virtual, business startup boot camp.

How to Plan Successful In-Person Events in a Post-Pandemic Landscape

StartupNation

As vaccines roll out and restrictions ease, in-person events are slowly returning: A recent PULSE Survey notes that 81% of survey responders plan on holding in-person events in 2021. Throughout 2021, smaller in-person event gatherings are likely to be the norm.

How To Organize and Market Your First Event. 4 Experts Weigh In.

Smart Hustle Magazine

Events marketing and hosting are powerful ways to build your brand and generate revenue for your business. The event could be small, with 10 people and a box of pizza. It could be a big event with 500 people in a conference room and event staff. Marketing event marketing

Online events platform Delegate Connect gets $10M AUD led by AirTree

TechCrunch

Delegate Connect is the latest virtual/hybrid events platform to land funding. The capital will be used to build Delegate Connect’s teams in Melbourne, London and Norway, which enable it to handle events around the world, increasing headcount from 45 to more than 100 by December.

LiveControl raises $30M to help venues livestream events

TechCrunch

One thing seems certain: The past year-and-a-half has fundamentally transformed the world of live events. On the flip side, it’s been a massive driver for those companies working to expand the reach of in-person events. These best practices maximize the value of your online events.

THE TECHCELERATOR@STATE COLLEGE IS HOSTING A VIRTUAL PITCH EVENT!    

Ben Franklin Technology Partners

You won’t want to miss this exciting, virtual event. The post THE TECHCELERATOR@STATE COLLEGE IS HOSTING A VIRTUAL PITCH EVENT! appeared first on BFTP/CNP. S even local entrepreneurial teams are in the process of completing a ten-week, virtual, business startup boot camp.

Pitch your startup at TechCrunch Live’s Minneapolis event

TechCrunch

The event takes place on September 7 at 2:00 pm CDT/12:00 pm PDT. Just like every TechCrunch Live event, the program features entrepreneurs and investors who will share their stories with the goal of helping others build better venture-backed businesses.

Communication software startup Channels takes on event management with text workflow

TechCrunch

a communication software tailored for physical workers, and already racking up some big customers in the event management industry. Siddharth Kaul , 18, Elan Rosen , 20, and Ibrahim Mohammed, 20, started the company after finding some common ground in retail and events.

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The Unforeseen Benefits of Online Events

Tomasz Tunguz

In this era, virtual events have replaced IRL events. Virtual events have many obvious benefits. No hotels, no event venues, no catering, no ensuring guests are in the right city at the right time. Many of our portfolio companies have experimented with virtual events quite successfully. An IRL event of 50, when transitioned online, will swell to 250-500 registrants. Of course, virtual events have trade-offs.

Traba raises $20M to match contractors with events and warehouse work

TechCrunch

Traba , a jobs board designed to help entry-level workers find available shifts at fulfillment centers and event venues, today announced that it raised $20 million in a Series A round.

Apply to pitch your startup at the TechCrunch Live Columbus event!

TechCrunch

This extended event is designed to highlight the growing startup ecosystem emerging from America’s midwest. Register for the virtual event here , and apply for the pitch-off here. Events Startups TC City Spotlight Columbus TechCrunch LiveTechCrunch Live is taking a trip.

Pivoting from offline into virtual events for enterprises nets Tame a $5.5M seed round

TechCrunch

In March 2020, Tame had a digital event suite for offline corporate events. But with the pandemic hitting, it did a hard pivot into providing a highly customizable virtual events platform, primarily used by companies for their sales events.

The 2019 Top Coworking Events

Deskmag

Not sure what coworking industry events you would like to attend in 2019? All of those events offer a great opportunity to network and many ways to gain your knowledge. Learn from failures or get inspired by success stories and enjoy the Indian cuisine in Goa. Discover the latest market trends in Denver's old opera house and explore the surrounding Rocky Mountains. Study how coworking spaces are financed and become sustainable in Gdansk or Alicante and widen your horizon at the sea.

Introvoke raises $2.7M to power online events that can be embedded anywhere

TechCrunch

While there’s been plenty of attention and money lavished on virtual event platforms over the past year, Introvoke co-founder and CEO Oana Manolache predicted that we’re only at the beginning of a “third wave of digital transformation.”

Prices increase tonight for our space-focused event, TC Sessions: Space

TechCrunch

Find this and all the panel discussions, interviews, fireside chats and interactive Q&As listed in the event agenda. Bonus exposure: all exhibiting space startups get pitch live to attendees during the event. Events Space Startups TC Sessions Space 2020

Watch the latest TechCrunch Live event on building a better mobility fintech startup

TechCrunch

This TechCrunch Live event was the first in our month dedicated to mobility startups — and that includes TechCrunch’s Session: Mobility event this month.

Hong Kong’s offline and virtual events platform EventX closes $18M Series B

TechCrunch

But the virtual event space continues to attract investors, at least in Asia. Hong Kong-based events management platform EventX said today it has raised another $8 million for its Series B, lifting the total amount secured for this round to $18 million.

2020 Top Coworking Industry Events

Deskmag

São Paulo, Bali, Seattle, Erfurt or Vienna. those are the locations of the next large coworking gatherings. Mark the dates in your calendar

2020 Top Coworking Industry Events

Deskmag

This article is contiously updated including postponed conferences, starting with the next event. Cancelled and past events can be found at the article's end. São Paulo, Bali, Seattle, Erfurt, Basel, London or Vienna.