Julius Solaris is an event industry expert with focus on event technoloy, hybrid and virtual events. He is currently VP of Marketing Strategy, Events at Hopin, the fastest growing European company of all times.
Previously he has been the founder and editor in chief of EventMB. Started in 2007, EventMB is the number one online platform for event professionals. EventMB was acquired in 2019 by Skift, the largest and most influential travel media company worldwide.
In 2017, he also sold Showthemes.com an event technology company.
He has been named one of the most influential individuals in the meetings industry by many magazines and media for the past 10 years. in 2020, his online events have been attended by over 60,000 event professionals.
He is the author of over 10 books on event technology and innovation. Julius has conducted some of the most groundbreaking research for the event industry. Over 3,000 events reviewed and 15,000 event professionals interviewed.
Julius’ analysis and reports have been downloaded by over 300,000 event professionals. 300,000 more read EventMB every month.
Speaking and Presenting
Julius is a sought-after keynote speaker. He has presented in five continents engaging audiences of all backgrounds. Julius loves creating engaging presentations. Julius Solaris has been keynote for events in 12 countries and for over 200,000 attendees.
Read more about his speaking engagements here.
Social Media Experience
Before becoming a 100% dedicated editor and speaker, he has been working as Social Media Consultant for FTSE250 companies in the UK. His last campaign with RS Components won Econsultancy’s The Digitals for Best Multichannel Marketing Campaign.