Event Industry Insights 2018

Event Industry Insights 2018

It is now end of July 2018 where the first month for the second-half of the year is almost over. In this blog post, we are going to take a look at the event industry survey report we received and conducted by EventMB earlier on this year.   A total of 2,233 people from the event industry participated in this survey where 52% are in the planning role. This survey will give a useful insight into the event industry and the collective opinion of those in this industry. We are going to share with you some of the information found in the report here.   Regarding event marketing When asked what is the most effective event marketing tool, social media has the highest number of votes. It seems that people in the event industry like to use social media to market their events. E-mail marketing came in second and using website to market events came in as the third useful option to market events.   Survey analytics by EventMB.   Type...
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More Types Of Event Seating Arrangement and Layout

More Types Of Event Seating Arrangement and Layout

Last week we published our blog post called "Types of Event Seating Arrangement And Layout". This week, we include more types of event layout and seating arrangements. 1. Horse-shoe   Horse-shoe layout. Horse-shoe layout is in a rounded-U shape. There are only chairs placed in the horse-shoe shape with no tables. It is usually used for bigger groups.   2. Oval Oval seating arrangement. Oval style is just like the horse-shoe, where there are only chairs but it is arranged in the shape of an oval.   3. V-Shape V-shape layout. This setting consists of two rows of tables, arranged in a V-like shape, if you are looking at it from the back of the room. There is a row of table on the left and a row of table on the right, with sufficient space for people to walk in between the two rows, to get to the front of the room. There is usually a speaker, presentation or program going on at the front of the room.   4. Herringbone   Herringbone...
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Types of Event Seating Arrangement And Layout

Types of Event Seating Arrangement And Layout

When you are planning an event, you would need to consider the different types of layout for your tables and chairs. Here are some common types of settings for the event area or room layout.   1. Banquet   Banquet seating arrangement.   Round tables are commonly used with chairs placed all around the table. Usual number of chairs are 8, 10 or 12 chairs per table.   2. Cabaret   Cabaret style where the chairs are placed on one half of the table only so that all guests are facing the front of the room.   Round tables are used and the chairs are placed around half of the table where those who are seating on the chair will be facing the stage. This style is useful when you have a presentation or stage performance, so everyone seated can face the stage and watch.   3. Boardroom   Boardroom setting.   One rectangular shaped table is used for boardroom style meetings. Chairs are placed along both the longer sides of the table. The person chairing the meeting...
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