Every industry has a virtual myriad of mysterious terms, acronyms, and processes that can make your head spin! We've collected a few resources here. Need more info or have a favorite to add? Click "Talk to us!" below!
Exhibitor Online is a premier resource for exhibit and event professionals. Check out their "Glossary of Terms" for the tradeshow industry here: https://www.exhibitoronline.com/topics/article.asp?ID=1302
GES is an industry-leading service provider for experiential marketing industry for both face-to-face and screen-to-screen environments. See their "A-Z Glossary of Terms" here:
New to event planning? Convene has a robust "Event Planning Glossary" for both in-person and virtual meetings and events:
Events are grouped into defined types that can be overwhelming. In this blog from Weemss, they break down several of the main reference names:
One of the most complex learning curves for exhibit and event professionals can be the language of design for ordering those graphics! UCreative has a great resource called "Graphic Design ABC's" to help:
With the rise of hybrid, virtual, and other types of online events comes a whole new world of terminology for face-to-face professionals to learn. Geek Powered Studios has a great glossary of 177 common terms: