The Pros & Cons of Virtual Events
By Lindsay Buchignani
It’s no secret that all of our lives have shifted ever since the Covid-19 pandemic hit. Even though events have been postponed or canceled, some have decided to be resilient and move their event online! A virtual event is an interactive, multi-session event that often features webinars and webcasts for people to connect with each other online, rather than in a physical location.
You may be wondering — What are the pros & cons of hosting events online?
Look no further, here’s a few we’ve rounded up:
Bang for your buck!
Virtual events are much more cost effective. Typically all you have to pay for is the platform, promotion, and speakers.
Virtual events can stay live for around 30 to 90 days, or even all year round.
Perfect for making Connections!
Virtual events make interacting with sales reps easier and more relaxing.
Virtual events can provide extremely useful data insights that help you nurture hot leads.
Better for the Environment!
By staying online, we are lessening our carbon footprint.
Virtual events lead to less emissions from transportation to and from the event venue.