Ten Criteria for Vetting Event Technology Solution Providers (Updated)

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Over the past decade, there have been significant upgrades and newcomers in the event technology space. There are several hundred event technology providers competing to win your business. It’s never a good idea to be on the bleeding edge with any technology.

The New Era of Event Technology

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A new era has officially started in event technology. I am not sure if you noticed, but things are changing pretty fast in event technology. The post The New Era of Event Technology by Julius Solaris appeared first on [link].

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Event technology beyond the registration app

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Most planners first experience with event technology is the implementation of a registration and event check-in app. Event technology has however evolved tremendously in the past few years to make the lives of all event stakeholders easier, more engaging and productive.

5 Signs Planners Are Fed Up With Event Technology

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For years event technology has been the shiny new toy in the room. Technology and trends are always hot topics for articles, sure to get a gazillion clicks, and tech sessions have always been packed at conferences. Event Technology #eventtech event technology

Event Technology: The Strongest Driver for Change in the Event Industry

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Technology has allowed us to become more efficient and paperless but it has also altered attendee expectations. The post Event Technology: The Strongest Driver for Change in the Event Industry by Editorial Team appeared first on [link].

5 Tips for Selecting the Best Event Technology

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Selecting event technology can be a daunting experience. The wrong decision can cause a lot of headaches during the planning and execution process of your conference or event. Do you want to merge your event marketing with attendee registration? UNDERSTAND YOUR EVENT.

How to Use Event Technology to Host a Killer Event

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Event technology can improve efficiency and attendee engagement so why are you hesitating? Jump in with this guide on how you can implement the right tech for your event with the most return on investment. Event technology encompasses a lot of areas.

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Event Technology in the age of Bitcoin

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The post Event Technology in the age of Bitcoin appeared first on Event Industry News. Editor's Choice Event Technology Guest Blogs

BOGO Event Technology Sale

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Eventinterface MAIL invites planners to manage unlimited subscribers, create visually stunning emails and track event marketing campaign progress. We are a group of people passionate about events and creating meaningful and long-term relationships for attendees.

Eventbase powered IBM Events App wins at Event Technology Awards

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Eventbase took top honours at the Event Technology Awards for “Best Use of Technology at a Brand Event” for their partnership with IBM’s InterConnect conference. When IBM needed a partner to create a premium branded event that showcased […].

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15 Ways to See the Future of Event Technology

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What’s the future of event technology? During the event, I asked Corbin Ball, event-tech speaker and writer, to also share his thoughts. Here’s what they had to say: “The future of event apps is bright!”

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Event Technology shines at London Tech Week

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London’s event technology sector showed its economic potential and reach during last week’s London Tech Week festival, organised by London and Partners and KNect365. On Tuesday last week, Event Tech Talks at 1 Wimpole […]. Event Technology News

More stellar judges for Event Technology Awards

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Jonathan Smith, Head of Operational Development at FIA, Barry Muldowney, Head of Events at Verve and Roisin O’Brolchain, Event Technology Consultant at Reed & Mackay, are among the final 11 Event Technology Awards (ETA) judges, the organiser has confirmed, taking the total to 21.

Five new Event Technology Awards’ categories

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Organiser Event Industry News (EIN) has announced five new categories for the fifth edition of the Event Technology Awards (ETA), which opens for entries on Monday 3rd April. The post Five new Event Technology Awards’ categories appeared first on Event Industry News.

SpotMe shortlisted at the Event Technology Awards 2017

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SpotMe, the leading enterprise engagement platform, has been shortlisted for Best Event Networking Technology, Best Use of Technology for Engagement and Interaction, and Best Use of Technology for Event Analytics/Data Collection at the Event Technology Awards 2017.

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Should meeting planners care about event technology?

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A recent study by Meeting Professionals International for IMEX America showed that 92 percent of meeting planners are not making the most of the technology solutions they implement. One thing we have learned is that planners researching event technology usually come with one problem to solve.

What’s Next for Event Technology?

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We talked to Marco Giberti, Founder and CEO of Vesuvio Ventures, about how the event-technology sector performed in 2017, what he expects for 2018, and the one trend business event organizers should keep an eye on: . What can we expect from the event-technology sector in 2018?

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3 event technology platforms currently raising investment

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The post 3 event technology platforms currently raising investment appeared first on Event Industry News. Editor's Choice Event Technology

Event Technology Awards opens voting for ‘Favourite Event Technology Supplier’

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Voting is now open for the ‘Favourite Event Technology Supplier’ category of the Event Technology Awards. This prestigious award allows event professionals to vote, and ultimately, select their favourite event tech provider as the winner. The post Event Technology Awards opens voting for ‘Favourite Event Technology Supplier’ appeared first on Event Industry News.

Event Technology Awards Recognize Top Innovators

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9, the third Event Technology Awards recognized industry leaders in event tech innovation. Winner for Best Use of Gamification is Poken , a valued partner of Smart Meeting events , which is best known for its NFC-powered interactive USB devices. Best Event App.

Event technology just took a giant step forward (with a little help from Apple)

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At DoubleDutch, we’ve long known that the White Label Event App model (siloed, disposable apps for each customer) was not ideal. The post Event technology just took a giant step forward (with a little help from Apple) appeared first on Event Industry News.

High impact judges for Event Technology Awards 2017

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Colin Rodger, Head of Event Management at DF Concerts, Alison Church, Event Director at Easyfairs, Ben Willcox, Event Technology Manager for British Gymnastics and Jim Curry, Founder of Exhibitor Smarts, are among the first tranche of judges confirmed for this year’s Event Technology Awards (ETA).

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Event Technology Awards Judge’s Spotlight: Mark Bannister

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Joining the Event Technology Awards judging panel for 2016 is Mark Bannister – Technical Director at George P. I run all the technical production for our events, be they shows, exhibitions or experiences. Editor's Choice Event Technology M.I.C.E

Last call for applications – the Event Technology Start Up Clinic

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Global exhibitions organiser UBM, technology innovators Visit and Poken by GES, angel funding organisation Episode 1 and Event Tech Lab will be closing applications for the Start Up Clinic on 15th February 2018. Event Technology News

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How To Get More from Wearable Event Technology [Case Study]

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More information about Event Manager Blog’s case studies. Event technology doesn’t have to rely on a screen-based device. This case study explores how Behind the Scenes and Hilton got the most out of wearable technology for their leadership conference.

The Essential Event Technology Dictionary

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From ARS to chatbots, beacons, and heat maps, the event industry has a distinctive language of its own – especially when it comes to digital and event technology. Bookmark this page as your go-to guide for the most common event technology terms. Analytics: The process of measuring, collecting, analyzing and reporting all data associated with your event. Request a list of systems your event provider has developed APIs for.

Event technology companies join forces to empower events

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Four world-class technology companies collaborate to make event planning more efficient, grow attendee engagement, and increase revenue opportunities from events. Finding vendors for events and meetings is challenging. Event Technology News

Event Technology Awards 2017 Judge’s Spotlight: Govind Sharma

Event Industry News

Joining the Event Technology Awards judging panel for the first time in 2017 is Govind Sharma, Director of Event Technology at UBM. Full Name: Govind Sharma Company: UBM Plc Job Title: Director of Technology Govind is responsible for bringing technology-enabled innovation and value creation to UBM and its customers, with a primary focus on Customer […]. Editor's Choice Event Technology News

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The Lowdown on Location-Based Event Technology

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With event technology evolving at a rapid pace, should planners wait to see how it all shakes out — or should they hop on board immediately? As event professionals, we can create standards around adoption. “The technology will not come as an ends in any way. Beacons.

The 4 Most Important Event Technology Trends for 2017

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As someone who grew up playing with Furbies and memorizing the lines to Voltron , sometimes the pace of technological development staggers me. Of course, these advancements aren’t limited to consumer technology. Take event management. Take event technology trends from 2016.

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Event Technology Awards Judge’s Spotlight: Barry Muldowney

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Joining the Event Technology Awards judging panel for 2016 is Barry Muldowney – Head of Events at Verve Live Agency. The post Event Technology Awards Judge’s Spotlight: Barry Muldowney appeared first on Event Industry News.

Event Technology Awards Judge’s Spotlight: Colin Rodger

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As we fast approach the 2017 Event Technology Awards we catch up with one of our judges, Colin Rodger, Head of Event Management at DF Concerts. Full Name: Colin Paul Rodger Company: DF Concerts Job Title: Head of Event Management and Production With 23 years experience in the arts and entertainment industry, Colin has been […]. The post Event Technology Awards Judge’s Spotlight: Colin Rodger appeared first on Event Industry News.

Just two weeks to go before the Event Technology Awards 2017

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There’s only two weeks to go until the 5th annual Event Technology Awards, celebrating the dynamic diversity and inspired innovation within this unique sector. This year, the event returns to the beautiful art-deco surroundings of the award winning Troxy.

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6 reasons Goomeo won the ‘Best Event App’ award at the Event Technology Awards 2017

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On November 9, 2017, Goomeo was honoured with the ‘Best Event App’ Award at the Event Technology Awards. Goomeo has an easy-to-use mobile event app platform Goomeo is […]. The post 6 reasons Goomeo won the ‘Best Event App’ award at the Event Technology Awards 2017 appeared first on Event Industry News. Editor's Choice Event Technology News

5 Reasons CadmiumCD won two awards at the Event Technology Awards 2016

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Ezell 88th Annual Conference On November 9, 2016, CadmiumCD was honoured with two awards at the Event Technology Awards: Best Event Management Solution and Best Conference Technology. Editor's Choice Event Technology #featured

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Leading industry event technology providers support Event Tech Live Launchpad

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Event Tech Live sponsors including registration specialist N200|GES and event management companies Mobile Promotions and etouches, have welcomed the show’s Launchpad initiative, designed to provide a platform for the sector’s start-ups. “We Event Technology

Event Tech Live partners with Konduko to bring latest Smart Event technology to its trade show

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Event Tech Live have partnered with Konduko to bring the latest Smart Event technology to its trade show and conference on the 9th of November in London 2016. Konduko’s Smart Event technology enables every visitor badge to become a virtual show bag.

One month to go – Event Technology Awards 2016

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There is just one month to go until the winners of the Event Technology Awards (ETAs) 2016 are announced. This year’s list of amazing finalists features all sectors of the event industry and includes […]. Event Technology #featured

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NetworkTables wins ‘Future of Meetings Award’ for being most innovative event technology start-up

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The winner was determined by an international audience of event organizers that voted for the most innovative event tech startup. NetworkTables is a young Dutch innovative event technology company that helps event attendees to meet the right people […].

Winners decided! Just two weeks to go before the Event Technology Awards 2016

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With just two weeks to go before the 2016 Event Technology Awards ceremony, the judge’s scores have been submitted and the winners have been decided. Just two weeks to go before the Event Technology Awards 2016 appeared first on Event Industry News.

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