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Learn about ‘Mass Participation Sporting Events’ on our podcast and some fantastic new features released from EventsFrame






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Chris Robb has done a lot! From running events at his school growing up in Zimbabwe to being the road manager for the Sydney Olympics. He founded the Singapore Marathon and sold it to Ironman before launching is career as an international consultant and speaker. He now lives in Bali and runs the Mass Participation Asia conference and is a sought after speaker and consultant

On the interview we discuss:
  1. How Chris organized a running event at his school to pay for the school running track to be resurfaced
  2. How he went to University in South Africa and ran events there
  3. What are the business models for mass participation sporting events
  4. Moving to Sydney and working on the Olympics as road manager
  5. The huge rise of ‘Tough Mudder’ style races
  6. Starting the Singapore Marathon and selling it to Ironman
  7. Why he moved to Bali
  8. His advice for people wanting to speak at conferences
  9. What are the opportunities for entrepreneurs to start a new event now



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EVENTSFRAME NEWS


Lots of updates!

The EventsFrame dev team has been busy held up in their developers grotto, and this week we are very happy to launch 4 new features:

Responsive tickets - tickets are now much more responsive to mobile view with the text and QR code sized better for smaller screens


Enhanced integrations - values relating to order are now included in the custom fields. This enables the event manager to setup receipts and/or invoices on their mail integration partner and sync across order value, tax amount and tax rate directly from EventsFrame.



Read more here

Notifications of updates enabled in app - now you can see all the latest EventsFrame updates from within the app - look at the EventsFrame logo in the top left and if there is a small red mark with a number then there are notifications of updates to get caught up on!


Hide sold-out tickets - there is now a setting to hide sold-out tickets


EVENTSFRAME EVENTS:

We have 1000’s of events live on EventsFrame right now! Check out these cool examples of live events powered by EventsFrame:

https://app.eventsframe.com/e/qnmcdfnZ6/vision-boarding-workshop-in-zurich/
https://app.eventsframe.com/e/qedP1xdss/dualcon-2019-d6220-d6270-joint-district-conference/
https://app.eventsframe.com/e/pOvqPVsI0/introductory-and-advanced-bat-data-analysis-using-r/
https://app.eventsframe.com/e/ntEhpoWg8/limitless-conference/
https://app.eventsframe.com/e/ngfEUNB72/dentalcon-rdh-summit/tickets/
https://app.eventsframe.com/e/qXDA568Ny/podcasting-basics-february-2019/