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Preparing Presenters for Your Virtual Association Conference

Educational opportunities are one of the key reasons people attend association-based conferences. Apart from meeting like-minded people and industry peers, attendees want to learn about topics like the latest research, industry trends, and new ways of conducting business.  This is why conference organizers assemble the best speakers in the industry to offer presentations that pique […]

How to Engage Participants in Your P2P Virtual Event

Physical peer-to-peer events — like runs, walks, and rides — have been a key fundraising tool for nonprofits for years. But now, virtual peer-to-peer fundraising events and campaigns have taken on a vitally important role in fundraising, too. In normal times, online peer-to-peer events can be a less expensive way to raise funds year-round in […]

Pivoting to Virtual Events: The Essential Guide

As COVID-19 continues to change and affect our day-to-day lives, many organizations are scrambling to figure out their next moves. From transitioning to a fully work-from-home lifestyle to realigning the goals for the year, we all have to start getting used to this new “normal.” Here at Fonteva, we put health and safety first. We […]

5 Compliance Rules You Must Know Before Your Next Fundraising Event

Fundraising events can be a great way for you to engage, educate, and inspire your members and ultimately generate revenue for your association. Understanding compliance requirements will ensure that your event brings the success you seek, rather than an unpleasant surprise. Here are 6 rules to follow before your next fundraising event:   1. Register to […]

Beyond CEUs: 5 Reasons Association Members Attend Events

Associations can glean a ton of value from events. Therefore, it’s no surprise that ticket prices for the heaviest-hitting conferences and events are in the hundreds to thousands of dollars range. After all, how can you put a price on the future of business and leadership?  Practically speaking, people don’t solely attend events for the […]

Blackthorn Events Alternatives: 10 Options To Consider

If you’re in charge of planning events for your organization, you understand the common problems and mishaps you’re bound to run into. That’s why the right tools are essential to have on your side. However, your tools can be more detrimental if they’re not properly integrated. If your staff spends time manually transferring data between […]

Linvio Events Alternatives: 10 Other Software Options

According to a recent event industry report, event management and event automation software is considered the most important technology for achieving successful outcomes at events. A majority of these organizations are specifically prioritizing event tools that easily integrate with their existing systems, such as their CRM or database. Event management software (EMS) is a technological […]

Harnessing the Power of Email Marketing for Your Event

Marketing Events create and leverage interactions between a business and its customers to promote products, services, organizations, or causes. Companies can use all types of events, online or offline, to support campaigns including conferences, fairs, seminars, webinars, galas, networking events and more.  The idea behind using events as a marketing tool is to engage consumers […]

Event Management Software: Our Top Reviews, Ranked! [2019]

Whether you’re an association or a nonprofit organization, planning and managing an event takes time and energy. From deciding what kind of an event to host to organizing ticket sales to generating post-event reports, is it possible to do it all? Events are a great way for you to engage with your members and build […]