You Need These Five Roles On Your Virtual Event Team

One of the major shifts for this year has been how companies and organizations have been forced to hold conventions, presentations, and other kinds of events that they normally hold in-person virtually instead. And while hosting a virtual event comes with many conveniences, it also presents new challenges. If you want to hold a flawless…

Writing A Press Release

Writing a Press Release to Promote a Virtual Conference

The global situation we find ourselves in has everyone on edge, small businesses and startups included. Whether you specialize in SAAS, eCommerce, or cloud-based service outsourcing, you may want to organize a virtual event or a conference down the line. According to Small Biz Trends, virtual conferences will account for 80% of all the internet…

Chicago Nerd Comedy Festival

The Chicago Nerd Comedy Festival has been lighting up the theatre scene in Chicago since 2013. The organizers were considering canceling their event this year in light of the pandemic, but they decided to test out our virtual platform to see how their festival might thrive in a new environment. They adapted their performance structure…

Virtual Event Services

Virtual Event Services

Running virtual events open new avenues for your participants, but it can add more organizing on your end. Let Sched join your team to help with event set up, speaker training, and providing dedicated support. You’ll have more time to focus on the content, networking and maybe even the confidence to take a little break….

Critical Event Marketing Strategies

4 Critical Event Marketing Strategies

You know the ins and outs of what’s needed to make your event successful. Even with that knowledge, marketing events and growing audiences can still be a major pain point within event organization. During a recent webinar, serial entrepreneur Allan Dib shared some helpful tips we think everyone should keep in mind when considering marketing…

California Student Mental Wellness Conference

Challenge The 2020 California Student Mental Wellness Conference was especially crucial this year given the state of learning environments in a time of social distancing and the on-going fight for social justice. Not only were they expecting to keep providing important conversations and solutions for student mental health professionals by bringing together educators, school administrators…

4 Easy Ways To Create A Fun, Rewarding Online Experience

As a personal trainer who coaches in person, Stephanie Wilberding immediately pivoted to offering online workouts while we are all staying at home. Aside from a well planned and coached workout, she quickly discovered it was also important that people left the call feeling seen and connected. These few practices can be applied to any…

SciFi Convention

Who is Sched for? Conventions.

From fan conventions to state conventions, keep things simple for the event management team as well as attendees. Manage everything in one place and communicate all the import details across all devices with Sched. Your attendees will get engaged by building their personal agenda. Your sponsors will get the exposure they need. You can add…

How To Market Your Virtual Event

Webinar: How To Market Your Virtual Event – With Allan Dib

What is your marketing strategy to maximize attendance and sell out your virtual conferences and events? How will you ensure that your current audience will attend future virtual meetings and events? How do you accurately price tickets and get registrations for your virtual events? The events industry is coping up with drastic changes caused by…

Whole Human Summit

Whole Human Summit is doing the amazing work of creating more equitable conditions for marginalized people in health care and research. Over the course of 2 months, they’re hosting 10 virtual sessions on topics of equity and access to inclusion and belonging all centered around health care and research.  The goal of these sessions is…

Ask Sched Webinar

#AskSCHED | Aug. 20

Watch the recording from last week’s #AskSCHED webinar. We discussed a number of topics and did live demos to fully cover best practices for setting up your event with Sched. Here’s an outline of what we covered and timestamps so you can skip to the parts that are most pressing for you: 1:52: Embed functionality…

Virtual Event Platform

Easily Add Video Streams To Your Sessions

Adding video and livestream links to your sessions just got a whole lot easier. Using our session import spreadsheet, you can now add all of your video stream links with just a few clicks. Watch this brief demo to learn more: