10 Event Tech Trends for 2018

Hubilo Blog

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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11 Event Tech Trends That Shaped 2018

Smart Meetings

Yes, the event business has officially entered the realm of high-tech. Smart Meetings covered all the must-have tech advances this year to help you stay at the top of your game. Here are the 11 event tech trends you don’t want to miss.

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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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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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IBTM World 2018 Puts New Tech Center Stage

Smart Meetings

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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Event-Tech at the Winter Olympic Games 2018: Part-1

Hubilo Blog

A country known to be a technology hub, the home of revolutionary tech-giants such as Samsung , Hyundai and LG Electronics , South Korea is playing host to one of the most tech-forward events recorded in history, the 2018 Winter Olympics.

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Event-Tech at Winter Olympics 2018: Part-2

Hubilo Blog

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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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.

The Future of Event Tech, According to Jim Spellos

Connect Your Meetings

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

Event Age by Swapcard

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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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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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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.

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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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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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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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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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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18 Event Trends Poised to Shake Up Hospitality & Group Business in 2018

Social Tables

Using a combination of research and survey data, we’ve rounded up the 18 most important trends set to hit planners, hotels and venues in 2018. Because in 2018, consumers will want to experience the venue as much as the event itself. In 2018, they’re poised to become the norm.

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Top Posts of 2018

Expo Pass

Top Posts of 2018. With the year coming to an end, here is a list of our top articles of 2018. Planners Who Plan: How to Use Tech to Stay Organized 2 Minute Read. Top Posts of 2018. The post Top Posts of 2018 appeared first on Expo Pass.

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Top 25 Tech Events 2018


This year’s line up of top tech events and conferences will leave you breathless and rejuvenated at the same time. And more often then so, one of the primary aims of attending any tech […]. The post Top 25 Tech Events 2018 appeared first on WebMobi. Leaving behind the plethora of conferences that saturated 2017, comes a brand new set of exciting prospects for development and engagement.

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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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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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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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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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Top 10 Event-Tech Trends for 2019

Hubilo Blog

Events are now quite a tech-driven affair. Certain event-tech trends are bound to stay while some technologies will see major updates. Here are our predictions for event-tech trends in 2019 : 1. Facial recognition is definitely an aspect of event-tech that is on its way up.

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7 Tech Tools to Help You Plan Better Events


Many of the common challenges that event planners face can be solved using tech. Here are seven ways event tech can help you keep things under control and minimize some of your stress: Catering platforms. The post 7 Tech Tools to Help You Plan Better Events appeared first on EventMobi. When it comes to event planning, it’s always guaranteed that you can expect to experience a certain amount of stress.

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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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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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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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The Ultimate Event-tech Trivia for Event Profs

Hubilo Blog

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.

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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2019 Preview: 4 Event Tech Trends in the New Year


In contrast to previous years, most event technology won’t be that shiny or new in 2019. Instead, explained Marco Giberti

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Event Tech in the Talks: August Edition

Hubilo Blog

We have for you an event tech roundup where we have handpicked the best of event technology in this past month, from event tech innovations to tips for making the best out of tech, here are out event tech favourites from August: In the news.

Event Tech Tips for Corporate Event Planners


Event Tech Tips for Corporate Event Planners. That was the rallying cry from our power-packed panel of event insiders on our recent webinar, “Event Tech Tips for Corporate Planners.”. Menegus , Editor, Corporate Event News; Wayne Crawford, VP Sales, Core-apps; and Dahlia El Gazzar , Tech Evangelist + Idea Igniteur, DAHLIA+ Agency drew on their deep experience planning, producing, managing, consulting and running corporate events to share the benefits of a strategic event tech plan.

Smart Meetings’ Top 5 Videos of 2018

Smart Meetings

Video ruled the social media world in 2018. Marin Bright, CEO of Smart Meetings , kicked off 2018 with a video detailing changes to Smart Meetings magazine. Related: The Best of the Best: 2018 Platinum Choice Winners.

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

Smart Meetings

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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CES 2018 Introduces Ground-breaking Innovations on the Event Tech Horizon


And when the tech-world gets a boost, the events industry gets busy. Here are key event planner takeaways from CES 2018. — IGN (@IGN) January 11, 2018. Although the price is expected to be quite astonishing, the product is set to roll out in 2018. — Rokid (@RokidInc) January 4, 2018. The product is expected to be available for purchase in late 2018. — CNET (@CNET) January 12, 2018. It’s time to get techy, planners.

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