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Live Events Making a Global & Local Impact on the Environment

  If you have ever seen a picture of a stage at a major music festival after the show is over then you have probably seen a huge problem plaguing many festivals. That problem is the amount of waste generated by trash left on the dance floor and pretty much everywhere at the festival. Various […]

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SXSW is back again with big names, ‘activations’ and crowds

Amazon Prime Video’s ‘Good Omens’, Giant Spoon’s ‘Game of Thrones’, & Culture Trip’s SXSW Activations

  Take a look at some of the videos from Amazon Prime Video’s Good Omens, Giant Spoon’s Game of Thrones and Culture Trip’s SXSW Activations!  For those who couldn’t attend SXSW this year, this is a great recap of how brands are using experiential marketing and immersive experiences to connect with fans on a new […]

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Some Early Highlights from SXSW 2019

  The XLIVE team is making it’s annual trip to Austin, Texas for SXSW, the 10 day film, interactive media, and music festivals and conferences mega-event.  Here are some of the notable technologies, brand activations, and experiential marketing initiatives from the first few days of the event. To connect with XLIVE at SXSW, email ‘programming@xlivecon.com’   […]

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Craig Furst, President of AAA Flag & Banner Interview - XLIVE Annual Conference & Expo 2018

Craig Furst, President of AAA Flag & Banner – XLIVE Interview Series

  Watch XLIVE’s interview with Craig Furst, President of AAA Flag & Banner, from the XLIVE Annual Conference & Expo, December 9-12, 2018 in Las Vegas. About AAA Flag & Banner:  “At AAA Flag & Banner, our passion is bringing your event graphics to life. From design and printing to installation and ongoing maintenance, we go […]

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A Career in Event Operations with Townsquare Media’s VP of Live Events Sally Lidinsky – XLIVE Insight Series

Interview By: Chris Carver – Co-Founder + CEO – LENND PURPOSE OF THE XLIVE INSIGHT SERIES Our goal with these interviews is to share some of the insights, expertise and advice from some of the top event management professionals around the world. This is how we all can grow in our careers and produce better events.  The Insight Series was […]

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Behind the Evolution of the Essence Festival with Anika Grant

  Interview By: Chris Carver – Co-Founder + CEO – LENND   PURPOSE OF THE XLIVE INSIGHT SERIES Our goal with these interviews is to share some of the insights, expertise and advice from some of the top event management professionals around the world. This is how we all can grow in our careers and produce better events.  The Insight […]

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Jen Caruso Interview - XLIVE Interview Series

Event Sustainability Advice with Jen Caruso of Caruso Presents

  Interview By: Chris Carver – Co-Founder + CEO – LENND PURPOSE OF THE XLIVE INSIGHT SERIES Our goal with these interviews is to share some of the insights, expertise and advice from some of the top event management professionals around the world. This is how we all can grow in our careers and produce better events.  The Insight Series […]

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2019 Live Event Resolutions - XLIVE Live Event Blog

2019 Live Event Resolutions

  The New Year is here which means it is time to not only reflect on the past but also set goals for the future. The transition from 2018 to 2019 should be a time where wins are celebrated and loses are evaluated for improvements. Reflecting on the year, there were many emerging trends in […]

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FestX Awards 2018 Recap – Festival Awards Presented by XLIVE and Everfest

  The FestX Awards, the United States only festival award show, was hosted on December 11th at the XLIVE Annual Conference & Expo at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas.  The evening brought together visionaries and innovators in the festival space to celebrate the groundbreakers and tastemakers of the industry. Winners from thirteen different categories were […]

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Potential Problems with LED Wristbands

Potential Problems with LED Wristbands

Equipping fans with LED wristbands has been an ever growing trend at live events. Whether it’s to light up a stadium during the Super Bowl Halftime show or to give Oprah Winfrey a grand welcome to the stage, they have been enhancing the look and energy of events all across the country. By arming guests […]

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XLIVE Interview Series – Tim Bookout – Event Architecture (EA)

    This week on the XLIVE Interview Series, we sat down with Tim Bookout, Director of Sales for Event Architecture (EA).  EA began when one of North America’s top custom trade show houses, The Trade Group (TTG), discovered unique European-designed indoor/outdoor event structures.   TTG decided to bring them to the US market and formed […]

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