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Rebecca Anderson, Marketing Manager

Rebecca is Hubb’s Marketing Manager and previously worked as an account manager on the customer relations team. She has a keen sense of listening and understanding just what the consumer wants and is an expert relationship manager.

Market your call for speakers to get the best submissions

You’ve created a killer Call for Speakers form and are excited to start receiving entries for your next conference. Before you open your Call for Speakers, you may want to think about ways to increase the number of quality submissions you receive from industry experts. Don’t get stuck calling people begging them to speak! Instead, you want to have so many quality submissions, that you have to turn people away. Set yourself up for success by planning your marketing strategy in advance....

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Four Ways to Improve Your Abstract Review Process

Four Ways to Improve Your Abstract Review Process As a conference planner you know you’ve got to find the most excellent speakers possible. Strong speakers mean strong conference content—and compelling event content increases registrations and the overall success of the conference. It’s the dream of all dedicated conference managers. However, managing the abstract submission and abstract review process can be challenging. We’re here to help you get it right. After managing the abstract review process for dozens of clients and events, we’ve learned a few things that, when implemented, can greatly improve your results. Here are four tips for improving your review of speaker abstract submissions:...

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