The Behind The Scenes Logistics of Event Planning

If you’ve ever attended an event that flowed seamlessly, you may have thought it was simply a matter of luck. Or maybe you didn’t think about it at all — one of the main characteristics of a well-run event is that no one really stops to think about how it was pulled off. However, quality…

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Choosing a Great Photographer For Your Event

Memorable events are the result of a lot of hard work and planning — but preserving them for posterity requires a great event photographer. Following are five event photography tips designed to help ensure that your upcoming event is captured in the best possible light.  Determine Your Budget Determining your budget is the first step in choosing an…

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Wedding Planning Tips For 2023

If you’re planning on meeting your beloved at the altar to exchange vows at some point during 2023, you’re in luck — weddings are back in a big way. Here’s how you can make the absolute most of your big day.  Identify Your Big Picture Vision The very first step in creating the wedding of your dreams…

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Best Things to do in South San Francisco For Event Attendees

Known by locals as “South City,” South San Francisco has a unique cultural narrative all its own. Visitors to the city frequently get caught up in the traditional things to do in San Francisco such as Fisherman’s Wharf and Golden Gate Park, getting off San Francisco proper’s beaten path offers authentic slices of Bay Area…

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Best Restaurants to Visit in South San Francisco

Thanks to its history as one of the first global shipping ports in the Western Hemisphere, San Francisco has a long tradition of serving up one of the best world cuisine scenes on the planet. But creative chefs don’t stop with replicating international food traditions — they go on to infuse the food they prepare with a…

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Five Fabulous Things To Do In San Francisco in the Spring

Most people think of the Bay Area as a summer destination, and while it’s true that few things are quite as quintessentially Bay Area as summer in the city, spring has a unique charm of its own. Not only will you beat the seasonal tourist crowds, but you’ll also see a side of San Francisco…

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Hot Trends in Tech Conference Planning

Now that in-person conferences are making a post-pandemic comeback, event planners are wondering what hot new trends are part of the picture. Here’s what you need to know about current trends if you’re in the process of planning a tech conference in a Bay Area meeting space. Social Media Monitoring The social media activity of event…

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Seven Tips for Planning an Incredible Training Conference

Training events are an important opportunity to share knowledge, build relationships an add value to attendees. Yet planning a business training event requires myriad program details, logistics and communications to be successful. Event planners, whether corporate-based or independent contractors, need the right location and support to hold a successful training conference or convention. Training and…

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Event Planner Considerations in 2021

Anticipation in 2021 for successful and safe events is high – and as we move into 2021, there are questions that you will want to consider when you plan your next big event.   In the event planning industry and event venue management industry, there have been a plethora of updates to how events should be…

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Book Now For 2021 & Enjoy Special Offers

We are just as excited to wrap up 2020 as you are – and as we look to 2021 we are starting to fill up our calendar. Will you join us in 2021? Book your 2021 event at the South San Francisco Conference Center in before December 31st, 2020 and enjoy these benefits: Receive 50%…

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