Tag: Virtual Conference Platform

Avoid Zoom Fatigue

Simple Measures To Avoid Zoom Fatigue

2020 may be remembered as the year the world faced its biggest crisis, but also as the year that brought in several new trends. Today, more people are working from home and attending virtual events​ than ever before. This has created great opportunities as online video conferences​ enable organizations to target diverse groups without worrying…

More Networking! Add Video Streams to Profiles

We’re all trying to figure out how to recreate those magical moments that happen at in-person and live events, where participants from attendees to speakers and sponsors and also the event staff have organic connections and memorable experiences. Whether it’s an hour long conversation that sparks between strangers after sitting next to each other during…

Accessible Virtual Events

Who is Sched for? Conferences.

Find out just a few of the many reasons conferences love Sched for in-person, virtual and hybrid events. See how successful events like Allied Media Conference, TASH Conference, and DeveloperWeek utilize key features to create memorable events and empower their participants to get the most out of the event.  Custom agendas for attendees allow them…

Introducing Sched Space

We’re pleased to announce the release of our newest product, Sched Space. Space is an easy agenda builder for meetings, meetups, workshops, or weekend trips. It’s all the essentials of Sched, and it’s completely free. Whether you’re new to Sched and aren’t sure if you’re ready to commit to a paid plan, holding a breakout…

Educational Virtual Events

6 Tips For Virtual Education Conferences

Digital Promise leads meetings and summits for education leaders, researchers, and technology developers in a commitment to improve learning opportunities for all and close the Digital Learning Gap. Operations Manager, Sara Rosenthal, reflected on all the aspects of their virtual event that helped create an engaging and accessible experience.  Here are six simple tips she…

How To Price Virtual Conferences

We asked event organizers about their biggest event marketing challenges. Though results were close, they reported that determining what price to charge for virtual events was their biggest challenge. We advocate that people price things based on the value they create and not entirely on their input costs. While many of us are moving to…

Engage Remote Audiences

9 Ways To Engage Your Remote Audience

While it’s tempting to get it all done in a day, we discourage making a virtual event 8 hours long. It’s best to host events for shorter periods over multiple days, for the best experience of your team, speakers, and attendees. This is your time to be innovative and creative. Using Sched for your virtual…

Virtual Conference Platform

The Best Virtual Conference Platforms

We recently held an informative event organizers panel, which you can access here if you missed it. During this conversation, each of our panelists shared a list of the technologies that helped bring their events and conferences together in the virtual environment. We’ve compiled the software for you to choose what will complement your event,…

Digital Promise Interview

SCHED for Educators and Digital Learning [Video]

School districts across the US are still unsure what classrooms will look like this fall and plans are changing weekly. This past spring, teachers transitioned to virtual learning and many of us have heard and often experienced first hand the struggles of having kids home from school all day every day. This struggle is also…

Sponsor ROI

6 Ways To Ensure ROI For Your Sponsors And Exhibitors

Traditionally, Sponsors and Exhibitors of conferences and events would receive Return on Investment (ROI) mostly through physical space at an event, such as having a banner or poster at the venue. Sched has always provided the opportunity for a virtual exhibit hall online, which really shines at this time. With many events going virtual to…

COVID-19 Mask

6 Precautions to Take While Organizing Events after the Pandemic

The coronavirus is a deadly pandemic that has restricted us to our houses. However, it has certainly taught all of us many profound lessons. If there’s anything that has been starkly clear now, then it’s this – we can’t go back to our normal lives again. Businesses, companies, and people have to begin their lives…

Virtual Event Planel

SCHED Panel | Pivoting to Virtual Events

We talked to five courageous event organizers about hosting virtual events for the first time due to cancellations forced by COVID-19 and social distancing recommendations across all live-event experiences. The panelists included a wide range of event types and sizes from a tech event with 10,000+ attendees to a photography conference with hobbyists and professionals…