What are the biggest challenges for regional events in 2018?
With close to 40 responses, the sample size provides some interesting insights and trends.
Regional events are dying due to fewer volunteers
A recent survey conducted by rEVENTS Academy found that over 85% of surveyed events agreed that attracting and retaining volunteers was a key priority to ensure event sustainability.
There is no doubt that having more volunteers will help but having sound systems and efficiencies in place can achieve so much more. Find out how...
PODCAST: The importance of post event review and analysis
Trends in business events and what they mean for your local visitor economy
Business events provide the highest yield of any tourism segment and are estimated to generate up to six times the average expenditure of leisure travel visitors.
Deloitte Access Economics describes business events as “a high-value, fast-growing component of the visitor economy”.
Read about how Australian destinations are investing in business events.
The cycle of event management
Your post-event review is most critical part in the whole cycle – if you don’t do it well, your event won’t remain competitive and relevant to consumer trends.
Take the time to measure your successes and your events’ needs for improvement. Here's how to do it!
Trends in Giving Grants to Events in Australia
How to increase your event's economic impact (and how to measure that!)
And how on earth could you measure that impact?