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You’re invited to a free webinar: The Future of Festivals

festival5The European Festival Awards, Virtual Festivals, Festivals.IE and Eventbrite will be hosting a webinar on February 26th to discuss some of the hottest topics that are shaping the festival industry global. And its FREE! It’s a dialogue with James Drury from The Festival Awards; multi-media journalist Chris Swindells, editor at Virtual Festivals; Niall Murtaugh, founder of, the largest dedicated festivals site in Ireland, and Marino Fresch from Eventbrite.

When: Wednesday, February 26th at 4pm:    16:00 – 17:00pm UK time

What you’ll learn

• Findings from the Festival Awards Market Report 2013: what festival goers really want, and how their needs and expectations are evolving.

• Findings from the Eventbrite Social Commerce Report: how social media is changing the way festival organiser are selling tickets.

• The key trends that are shaping the festival scene: from the ‘hybridisation’ of festivals, to RFID technology, to sustainability.

Register now to learn about the future of festivals and outdoor events & how to apply key trends to your next event! 

James, Marino, Chris and Neil
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