10 Event Tech Trends for 2018

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With the technology industry at its peak, 2018 has also seen a lot of updates in event tech trends that have gained widespread acceptance and are expected to last and grow further in the coming years. Here are some of these trends that are literally ruling event tech world this year.

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7 Huge Event Planning Trends Spotted at MPI WEC 2018


After spending the past week at MPI WEC 2018 (one of the largest annual gatherings for meeting professionals), I experienced what it’s like for an organization to pull out all the stops to create a truly memorable experience for events planners (who have seen and done it all).

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IBTM World 2018 Puts New Tech Center Stage

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The team at Reed Travel Exhibitions and IBTM is embracing it wholeheartedly, introducing a new, interactive Exploratory Zone in the center of the IBTM World 2018 conference, set for Nov. So, it was a no-brainer for us to be part of the 2018 edition.”.

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2018 Preview: Event Tech Predictions From Industry Experts


BizBash asked event professionals known for their expertise and innovation in technology to identify the new or emerging technology that

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Organically Grown Event Tech Live Challenged The Critics and Won


A little more than six years ago, Adam Parry, a self-proclaimed “tech guy,” noticed a void in his industry. He also noticed that the flashiest of tools were getting attention while other less shiny, but hugely effective (bottom-line changing) tech was left lurking in the shadows. They solicited content from a number of tech providers, some of which were Event Technology Awards participants, and launched an event featuring educational presentations on three stages.

Live From IMEX 2018 – #EventIcons Episode 135

Endless Events

In this special episode of #EventIcons, we are coming to you live from IMEX 2018. And now for the main topic in the episode below, live from IMEX 2018! PACKED with 23 #EventIcons (yes, you read that right 23 industry heavyweights!).

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IBTM World announces winners of 2018 Tech Watch Awards

Event Industry News

IBTM World today announced Zenus and Fielddrive as joint winners of its prestigious Tech Watch Award (pictured above) and Kubify as the new ‘Tech Watch People’s Choice Award’ winner during the event at Fira Barcelona.

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Our Favorite Events From 2018 – #EventIcons Episode 137

Endless Events

Today our hosts are sharing their favorite events from 2018 with us. Check out the epic resources mentioned in this episode: Live From IMEX 2018 – #EventIcons Episode 135 A special episode of #EventIcons from IMEX 2018. This is one of our favorite episodes of the year!

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Event Tech Awards 2018 – In Pictures

Event Industry News

The post Event Tech Awards 2018 – In Pictures appeared first on Event Industry News. Powered by Splento. Powered by Splento. Powered by Splento. Powered by Splento. Powered by Splento. Powered by Splento. Powered by Splento. Powered by Splento. Powered by Splento.

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BizBash Announces Finalists for the 2018 Event Style Awards


Leading event production agencies, brands, and tech companies are among the finalists for the BizBash Event Style Awards. For the

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2019 Tech Conferences: The #1 Tech Events Guide


The most authoritative 2019 tech conferences directory on the web. Or looking to wrap up 2018 with an exceptional conference? This carefully curated conference directory features over 200 (and growing) 2019 tech conferences across multiple industries. 2018 Conferences.

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Event-Tech at Winter Olympics 2018: Part-2

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In our first edition of the Event Tech at Winter Olympics 2018 series, we walked you through the tech behind the scenes. The event website , event ticketing, event app , cashless payments and more, the PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games are at the top of their event tech game.

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Event Tech Awards appoints new caterer for 2018 edition

Event Industry News

So the Event Technology Awards 2018 is a huge opportunity. The post Event Tech Awards appoints new caterer for 2018 edition appeared first on Event Industry News. In the business for 30 years, Boulevard Events will bring its unique style and substance to Troxy on November 7. “I I like it when people mention how long we’ve been a part of the industry. You don’t tend to last very long unless you’re selling something that’s worth buying,” Event Director, Mark Maher, says.

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Top 3 Highlights from IMEX Frankfurt 2018


On May 15th – 17th, 2018, 9,000 visitors and 3,500 exhibitors from all over the world mixed, mingled, and discussed some of the hottest trends in the industry. ZEUS (German Association of Event Tech Startups) tackled another big trend in the industry with an area dedicated to “New Work”.

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2019 Women In Tech Conferences: Empowering Events


Ready for the most authoritative list of 2019 women in tech events on the internet? The number of women in tech events have been increasing year over year, further highlighting the importance of a more inclusive culture in tech. January Women in Tech 2019 Conferences.

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Bigger reach for Launchpad Stage at Event Tech Live 2018

Event Industry News

The Launchpad & Start-up Stage at Event Tech Live is the exception to the show’s content continuity model. How to turn your visual content into a revenue stream, the evolution of event technology: then vs now, are among the topics on the Launchpad & Start-up Stage 2018 and speakers include: Tony Gill, Managing Director at Polestar Productions, Turned See CEO, Pauline Kwasniak, Karlis Skuja CEO at Botwiser and Yada Events’ Product Director and CMO, Mehram Sumray-Roots.

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What are the new tech trends to look out for in 2019?

Event Industry News

There was a theory circulating a decade ago that the tech boom, affecting every aspect of our lives, would sound the death knell for events as we know them. 2019 promises to be no different so here are three of the best tech trends we’ll see gain traction next year.

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Chatbots and AI: The Key Event Tech Trends for 2018


In fact, event organizers should appreciate the role the internet has played in creating the modern tech-savvy consumer, giving them the opportunity to utilize a host of new technologies in their events. Each passing year brings with it a score of new tech trends, and 2018 is no different.

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Vote For The Event Technology Awards' People's Choice Award 2018


As a proud media partner of the Event Technology Awards, Event Tech Brief is pleased to invite readers to review the submissions for the 2018 People’s Choice Award and vote for the company that deserves to be honored for its contributions to the evolving event industry. 2018 award awards choice event Event Technology Awards People's Choice Award peoples technology votePeople’s Choice Awards are an important part of the professional recognition landscape.

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The Event Tech Bible. A New Chapter for Event Technology [Report + 1,001 tips]


The Event Tech Bible. Whether it is attendee-facing or planning tech, events are extremely different from how they looked a few years ago. The post The Event Tech Bible. eventtech event technology report technology event tech bible

3 Companies Score Big at IBTM World’s Tech Watch Awards

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Tech companies Zenus, Fielddrive and Kubify each recently won a 2018 IBTM World Tech Watch Award , the longest-running industry prize of its kind. This year’s award certainly points out significant event technology trends for our industry,” said Corbin Ball, chair of the IBTM World Tech Award. Zenus integrates security facial recognition for easy and efficient event registration, while Fielddrive employs on-site tech assistance at events. “We’re

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Event Tech Awards 2018: Here We Go!


We are pleased to announce that Attendease has been shortlisted for two categories under the Event Tech Awards 2018: Best Event Management Platform , and Best Hybrid Event or Live Streaming Solution. The awards are now in their sixth year and will once again recognize the achievements of companies delivering digital and technological solutions to the events industry. The event will happen on November 7th, in London, when the winners will be announced.

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Wearable Tech at Festivals

Event Industry News

While enhancing the fan experience, the use of wearable tech also helped generate millions of social media impressions for the festival and its headline sponsor. Popular uses of wearable tech at festivals. The post Wearable Tech at Festivals appeared first on Event Industry News.

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EventMobi: Tech to Enhance Event Experience [Review]


The post EventMobi: Tech to Enhance Event Experience [Review] by EventMB Team appeared first on [link]. The EventMobi Experience Manager platform covers attendee engagement throughout the whole event life cycle, from registrations through to the live event and post-event analytics.

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Registration for Event Tech Live 2018 is now open

Event Industry News

Registration for Event Tech Live (ETL) 2018 opens today with the organiser, sponsors, exhibitors and visitors relishing the prospect of two full days of the cutting edge. Multiple systems are in in place to steer visitors to the content that fits their specification, helping everyone get the very best from the Event Tech Live experience. The post Registration for Event Tech Live 2018 is now open appeared first on Event Industry News.

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The Future of Event Tech, According to Jim Spellos

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Spellos recently spoke in our monthly webinar series , presenting on the hot technologies of 2018 and beyond. To learn more about the future of technology, check out the “ Hot Technologies 2018” webinar on demand. The post The Future of Event Tech, According to Jim Spellos appeared first on Connect Association. Feature TechJim Spellos, president of Meeting U. , is a technology guru when it comes to what’s new, trending and obsolete.

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Shocklogic win at Event Tech Awards

Event Industry News

We had a great time at the most recent edition of Event Tech Live. Our CEO, John Martinez, and Head of Tech, Pritesh Mawdia spoke throughout the event. The post Shocklogic win at Event Tech Awards appeared first on Event Industry News.

Event Heroes: How One Tech Company Is Mastering Event Marketing


Since then, PLAY has become a powerful event brand that exemplifies how tech companies can leverage in-person experiences to achieve business goals and establish themselves as industry thought leaders. Each month we interview an events professional who is breaking the mold.

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Planning The Perfect Incentive Travel Event: Learnings from APSC 2018

Hubilo Blog

As an event-tech company, we have had the chance to power a lot of events ranging from corporate events, large-scale government events to the event type in discussion; incentive travel events. APSC 2018 was an incentive event held for Asian Paints’ employees.

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15 Coolest Tech You Can Rent for Your Event


The post 15 Coolest Tech You Can Rent for Your Event by Aria AV appeared first on [link]. This is a sponsored post by Aria AV. More information about Event Manager Blog’s sponsored posts. Technology moves fast.

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5 Key Ways to Improve Onsite Experience with Event Tech


This is largely due to the increased use of high-tech tools that enable attendance tracking, personalised check-in, and live interaction at events. From social walls to advanced VR entertainment, there are many high-tech tools that you can leverage to make people fall in love with your event.

What Should Engagement Tech do for Event Organizers to Survive and Thrive in the Digital Age?

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The Ultimate Event-tech Trivia for Event Profs

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From basic event tech tools such as event website , event registrations and ticketing to Virtual Reality, Wearable Technology and Artificial Intelligence, planners have started to embrace event technology to optimize the planning process and the overall event experience in general. FIFA 2018.

Event Tech Better - Issue #4: Tips, Tricks and New Tech


It’s why we started Event Tech Better – a monthly newsletter and blog column that will be your guide to the latest product features, enhancements and best practices, put together by experts at Aventri.

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Zenus: Event Tech Award winning facial recognition solutions

Event Industry News

The post Zenus: Event Tech Award winning facial recognition solutions appeared first on Event Industry News. Zenus is the market leader of face recognition solutions in the events industry. As a premier technology provider, we excel in large-scale applications and optimal user experience.

5 Ways Tech Will Save Your Event

All Seated

What are your MUST-HAVE tech tools? The post 5 Ways Tech Will Save Your Event appeared first on AllSeated. Blog technology event tech event technology social listening collaborative design event registration engagement activations event experience data

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Talking of the tech trend…

Event Industry News

That would be tech, tech, tech, tech and… industrial style furniture with a splash of colour (but we’ll get to that a little bit later). The post Talking of the tech trend… appeared first on Event Industry News. Trends, by their very nature, tend to come and go.

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The top 10 tech trends shaping the events industry in 2018

Event Industry News

Below are Banks Sadler’s Top 10 Event Tech Trends and how they will shape the events industry in 2018. The post The top 10 tech trends shaping the events industry in 2018 appeared first on Event Industry News.

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10 Audience Engagement Tools for 2018

Hubilo Blog

However, due to the fast-paced development of event tech tools , a lot of new and upcoming tools have entered the market post out list. The post 10 Audience Engagement Tools for 2018 appeared first on Hubilo Blog.

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8 Event Tech Trends for 2018

Connect Your Meetings

Event tech probably will never replace face-to-face meeting. Howard Tullman, CEO of 1871, a tech co-working, incubator and accelerator space housed in Chicago’s Merchandise Mart says in his Inc. To decipher what might happen next, here’s a look at eight important event tech trends for 2018. Cvent’s Alliance Tech has a new RF technology mat that can track attendees as they walk over it the session entrance.

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New Management Systems Lead the Charge for Industry Tech  

Smart Meetings

But recent years have seen an increasing number of event management applications, culminating in six of 2018’s nine finalists specializing in behind the scenes management or booking. As part of the run up to IBTM World 2018 in Barcelona Nov.

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2018 Event Marketing Trends

Endless Events

2018 event marketing trends point to video becoming this year’s content marketing juggernaut. Three Event Trends to Boom This 2018. More and more event companies are investing a bigger budget in research and development, in order to better use tech in their events.

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Event Tech Awards teams up with Evessio

Event Industry News

Organisers of the Event Technology Awards (ETA) called in software specialist Evessio to develop the awards’ 2018 edition site [ [link] ] and to reflect the quality of the brand. “We Find out what it can do for you at evessio.com or come and meet the team on Stand 4 at Event Tech Live.