Unconvention Education: Tools & Tips for Effective Event Messaging

We're excited to announce this education session for the 2018 Unconvention:

Tools & Tips for Effective Event Messaging
Led by Emily Lively, Housing & Travel Specialist at South by Southwest (SXSW)

This session focuses on the importance of communication and messaging throughout an event’s season. Whether you’re managing housing for a large city event or a sporting event, executing a messaging strategy helps you deliver a stellar experience to your attendees. This session includes helpful tips for creating a messaging timeline, effective messaging techniques, and how to best utilize Meetingmax's messaging tools and features.

Key Takeaways:

  1. Creating an effective messaging timeline
  2. Retain Pick-up with targeted messaging 
  3. Effective messaging within Meetingmax
  4. Using blogs, email, and social media to communicate with attendees
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About Emily:
Emily Rae Lively is a 2013 graduate of Texas State University with a Bachelors Degree in Applied Arts and Sciences with a focus in Music Business and Event Production. Emily was raised along the shores of Lake Michigan in the small town of Burdickville where she studied classical voice and songwriting, spending several summers at Interlochen Center for the Arts and Berklee College of Music. After she graduated High School in 2003 she attended Columbia College Chicago where she studied Music Business. She then took several years to tour as a singer/songwriter before finishing her degree. Emily started working with SXSW in September 2013 and now works with SXSW Housing & Travel with Digital Content and Artist hotel accommodations.


About the Unconvention:
The Meetingmax Unconvention provides first-class education and training on event housing, and is truly our industry’s “must attend” conference on accommodation management. The education sessions at the Unconvention focus on running successful housing events, uncovering new revenue streams, and staying current of industry trends.

Dates: April 16-18, 2018
Location: Vancouver, British Columbia
Registration: $695.00 first guest, $550.00 additional guests

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by Kelly Heesterman