Author Archives: Julius Solaris

About Julius Solaris

Julius Solaris is the editor of EventManagerBlog.com, he is an international speaker and author of The Good Event Registration Guide and Event App Bible.

No, I Won’t Share My Slides and You Shouldn’t Ask

Whenever I am asked to share slides before a session I am presenting at, I politely decline. Here is why you should stop asking. I quit sharing slides before my session with the event planner/manager/organizer/education manager in 2009. I was to present at a roundtable of top/senior (and all… Read more

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The Best Posts of November 2014 on @EventMB

Time for our monthly roundup of the hottest articles on your favourite event blog. November was an amazing month full of inspiring content. We are sure you loved it. If you were busy planning your next event, here is what you missed last month. The Best Posts in… Read more

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Twitter for #eventprofs [Infographic]

Twitter is a powerful tool for event professionals. This infographic will help you to successfully use Twitter for event marketing, PR, customer service, research and sales. Last week we launched Social Media for Events, a free book about using social media at events. If Kim Kardashian would… Read more

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Social Media for Events. A Free Ebook for #eventprofs

We are ecstatic to announce Social Media for Events, our third free book. It will blow you away. It’s been in the back of my mind to write a guide about using social media at events for a while. I’ve been writing, researching and working with this subject since 2007. It is very dear to… Read more

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Social Media Changed Events Forever. Here is Proof!

Here is a presentation on how event professionals use social media. This is an appetiser of our next book Social Media for Events, out November 19. Ok let me tease you a little bit. In two days we will release our biggest project to date, Social Media for Events. A monumental guide and… Read more

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sli.do: Q&A and Polls for Conferences and Events [Review]

This article is the first of our newest section, Startup Reviews. The first #eventtech tool we will look at is sli.do, a live response tool for conferences and events with panels or Q&A. While we will keep covering startups in our monthly roundup, Reviews are more in depth analysis of the… Read more

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The Best Posts of October 2014 on @EventMB

Time for our monthly roundup of the hottest articles on your favourite event blog. October was an amazing month full of inspiring content and events. We are sure you loved it. If you were busy planning your next event, here is what you missed last month. The Best Posts in… Read more

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Meet the Winner of #IMEX14 Startup Competition: Speecheo

Last week IMEX America hosted its first #eventtech Startup competition in collaboration with EventMB. As part of the prize, the winner secured coverage on this blog. So let’s meet Speecheo, a new startup on the block, who managed to beat the really tough competition. Before leaving for IMEX… Read more

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10 Event Startups to Kick Off Your Week

The startup world is taking the event industry by storm. Here is a collection of the latest 10 event startups on the block, ready to help you making your event professional life easier. Technology is changing events, that is a fact. While we were puzzling a few years ago on the real value of… Read more

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How to Use Events to (Professionally) Cut Loose

This is a sponsored post by Q Center, a Dolce Conference Hotel. More information about Event Manager Blog’s sponsored posts. Stress reliever, relationship builder, and business booster. Laughter has been proven by researchers to boost productivity in the workplace and alleviate stress in… Read more

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