ORGANISER GUIDE TO CREATE AN EVENT - PAGE 1

ORGANISER GUIDE TO CREATE AN EVENT - PAGE 1

During the creation of an organiser account, the organiser has to add the event name, event type, genre, venue & address of the venue. 
Log in to organiser dashboard to edit/create event.
Once logged in, the event appears on the top of dashboard, if an organiser has multiple events they would appear there as well. 


Click Edit/Manage This Event to make relevant changes.

The event information added by the organiser at the step 2 of registration for is saved and there are 8 sections to complete in creating an event. Including General, SMTP, Configure Website, Connection Settings, Meeting Settings, Social Links, Terms And Conditions & Privacy Policy.

General

  1. Fill in the general information at General section,
  2. Enter event name
  3. Add start date of the evennt
  4. Add the end date of the event 
  5. Add start & end times. 
  6. Select event type (exhibition, conference or both)
  7. Upload event logo, Event Block Image & Event Cover Image (JPEG, JPG, PNG formats, maximum 300KB)
  8. Add venue name & address of the venue. 
    Enter Exhibitor Form Start date & End date - This indicates from when the exhibitor stand booking forms should be accessible & when to disable as most events expect to finalise the list of exhibitors before the visitor registrations begins.
  9. Add Event Social URL click Save to proceed to the next section. 


SMTP 

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SMTP - Simple Mail Transfer Protocol
SMTP feature enables the organisers to set their own SMTP servers. Most email service providers (gmail, Yahoo etc) often impose strict limits on the number of emails that can be sent out in a given period of time. But by setting up your own SMTP server you can send out mass emails with no restrictions. And also, you will have your own dedicated IP address for private use. Therefore, the emails you send out do not recognize as spam, they will be delivered correctly. 

Fill in the details to set up your own SMTP server. 

Choose security protocol from the drop-down menu.
TLS - Transport Layer Security
SSL - Secure Socket Layer
SSH - Secure Shell

Once done, click Save

Configure Website

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O2O Events provide you with the Website Configuration Tool for branding and tailoring the appearance and behaviour of key elements of your events Website and collections.


  1. Add Event Website Name
  2. Add App URL * - Front end login
  3. Enter system event URL
  4. Enter Addon URL*, last registration date
  5. Select country & preferred language
  6. Add social links - Facebook Link, Twitter Link, LinkedIn Link, YouTube Link



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