The Hidden Costs Of Using The Wrong Event Technology (Or None At All)

Attendease

We’ve talked to a lot of corporate event planners who’ve gotten stuck using clunky, outdated software. We’ve also talked to corporate event planners who are still using spreadsheets to project manage and keep track of their event analytics (if you’re making the scream emoji face, we are too).

What’s Next for Virtual Event Technology?

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Virtual event technology has accelerated more in the past six months than in the past six years. What can you expect to see in virtual events in the near future? At our latest event, I argued with a few of our speakers. The post What’s Next for Virtual Event Technology?

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Hybrid Event Technology to Put You a Step Ahead

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As restrictions on in-person events are being lifted in certain communities, live events are becoming a possibility again — but not everyone will be ready to return to in-person gatherings just yet. Hybrid events, which can […].

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Eventbrite Layoffs Are A Turning Point for Event Technology

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What does it mean for the delicate balance of the event technology sector? The post Eventbrite Layoffs Are A Turning Point for Event Technology by Julius Solaris appeared first on [link]. Event Management

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The New Era of Event Technology

EventMB

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]. Event Technology #eventtech startups event technology innovation event industry investment event innovation technology event technology funding

Ten Criteria for Vetting Event Technology Solution Providers (Updated)

Velvet Chainsaw

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. Before you take a look under the hood or consider test driving a core technology that you’re going to make part of your event and business processes, consider these ten criteria for vetting: 1. It’s never a good idea to be on the bleeding edge with any technology.

Event Technology & Digital Innovation for Events in the Post Covid Era

GEVME

and GEVME , hosted an insightful session on ‘Digital Transformation in the Event Industry’ which had a good number of student participants. The discussion surrounded event technology, the transition, rise of new event roles and much more. Who is a Digital Event Manager ?

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2020 Event Technology Trends

ePly

How to leverage event technology to elevate your next event. What is Event Technology? Event technology is any kind of software that improves the event process for both event planners, and/or attendees. event experience

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Engaging attendees with engaging event technology

Gallus Events

Engaging attendees is a trick that the most successful events are able to pull off. Event technology plays a major part! And here is how…… One of my favourite phrases in the world of events was uttered to me by Jeff Hurt, a brilliant event professional based in Texas: he described his hot take on events: “Participants, formally known as the audience” he said to me. Since that conversation, that’s how I approach my events. .

Leverage Event Technologies to Achieve Corporate Goals

Special Events

To harness the power of event technology, it is important to understand how different event technologies can be applied to make your event soar.

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Shortlist for Event Technology Awards 2020 announced

Event Industry News

Revealed today, the shortlist for Event Technology Awards (ETA)’s eighth edition highlights the role technology has played in helping to adapt the industry to serve new demands post-Covid-19.

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Event Technology: 25 Solutions for Your Virtual Tool Bag

BizBash

The brand experience agency Cramer’s 2018 Event Technology Landscape includes a whopping 245 event technology providers. Even more impressive is

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How to Use Event Technology to Host a Killer Event

EventMB

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. The post How to Use Event Technology to Host a Killer Event by EventMB Team appeared first on [link]. Event Technology #eventtech event technology technology eventtech adoption

Vote for your favourite Event Technology Supplier

Event Industry News

The vote is open for event professionals to choose their favourite event technology supplier to win the People’s Choice at the Event Technology Awards (ETA) 2020. . Winners will be revealed in November as part of Event Tech Live’s virtual event week.

Event Technology As We Know It Is Over: Here’s What’s Next

EventMB

Eventtech never kept its promise to change events forever. Now that events are only happening online, we are witnessing a seismic market shake-up. The post Event Technology As We Know It Is Over: Here’s What’s Next by Julius Solaris appeared first on [link].

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The Essential Event Technology Dictionary

Core-apps

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 Awards Winners Announced

Event Industry News

Konduko, the ‘global provider of Kontactless Smart Event technologies’ was the big winner at the Event Technology Awards (ETA) 2020’s virtual ceremony last night, taking home – or staying at home with – three: Best use of Technology for Engagement & Interaction (B2B), Best use of Wireless Technology and Best Exhibition Technology. The full list of winners is on the Event Tech Awards website HERE.

Event Technology Awards 21 reveals first tranche of judges

Event Industry News

The Event Technology Awards 2021 (ETA21) opens for submissions from April 1 and the first wave of judges has been announced, more than 75 per cent of them new to the process. Event Technology Awards 2021 is open for entries until July 31 and more judges will be revealed soon.

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Extended Reality for Events: The Next Frontier in Event Technology

EventMB

The emergence of augmented experiences—the strongest application of extended reality—has revealed an intriguing new playground for event technology. I get asked very often about what’s next in event technology. The post Extended Reality for Events: The Next Frontier in Event Technology by Julius Solaris appeared first on [link]. eventtech event management EventProfs

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Event technology how things haven’t really changed

Gallus Events

(This post and the slides are taken from my session at the UK Association Congress which took place in London in December and covered event technology. I’ve amended it to make it more general and this post relates to every type of events business). Can you believe that the world of technology moves so quickly? You would be forgiven for thinking “yup, it’s impossible to stay on top of technology, sometimes I wonder why we even try?”. event apps.

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How Event Technology Increases Attendee Engagement: Insights from GMID Mexico

Eventmobi

I had the opportunity to celebrate the GMID Mexico event in Leon, Guanajuato – the very heart of Mexico. There, I met more than 300 event professionals who came from across Mexico to celebrate together. . Behind every meeting, conference, and incentive trip, there are event organizers making an impact on businesses, economies, and communities. During the event, I participated in a panel about technological innovation in the meeting and event industry.

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The Expanding Role of the Event Technology Project Manager

Hubb

Being an event tech project manager has always been a challenging, often stressful role. It takes a lot of people and a lot of effort to pull off a successful event. Event Technology virtual events

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

EventMB

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]. Event Technology #eventtech event industry event technologyMeeting planners are no longer simply coordinating details. They are now offering personalized, engaging experiences. Are you ready?

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Allseated shortlisted for the Event Technology Awards

Event Industry News

Allseated is the world’s most innovative floorplanning platform, transforming event industry with powerful intuitive visualization tools that allow clients to see and experience events before they happen.

Cvent CEO Reggie Aggarwal on the Future of Event Technology

EventMB

This year marks 20 years since Cvent CEO Reggie Aggarwal founded his startup with a mission to transform the meeting and events industry. […]. The post Cvent CEO Reggie Aggarwal on the Future of Event Technology by EventMB Studio Team appeared first on [link]. We recently sat down with Cvent CEO and Founder Reggie Aggarwal to talk about his journey to success, the lessons he learned along the way, and the future of the industry.

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10 Event Technology Trends for 2020

Eventbrite

As we enter a new decade, the range of technology available to event organisers just gets bigger and better. Streamline your project management processes and give your event a competitive edge with the latest Event Tech Trends for 2020.

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How to Scare Away Clients with Event Technology

EventMB

Being on the cutting edge of technology gives you a leg up on the competition, unless it’s scaring your event clients. Technology should be a tool, not a tyrant. According to market research company Frost & Sullivan, event technology can increase event attendance by 20%, decrease costs by 20-30%, and increase productivity by 27%. The post How to Scare Away Clients with Event Technology by Editorial Team appeared first on [link].

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The New Event Technology Formula (2018 Edition): Strategies, Tactics and Tools That Work

EventMB

A comprehensive guide to understand how event technology is used in events. Strategy, intelligence, free resources and ideas to make technology work for your event. Much has been written about using technology to run better events. The post The New Event Technology Formula (2018 Edition): Strategies, Tactics and Tools That Work by Julius Solaris appeared first on [link]. Event Technology #eventtech event technology technology

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Event Technology Awards 2019 Submissions Portal is Open

EventTechBrief

Event Tech Brief is a proud media sponsor of A.M.P. Events Limited’s Event Tech Live 2019 scheduled for November 6-7 at The Old Truman Brewery in London. The entry submission portal for The Event Technology Awards , produced in conjunction with Event Tech Live, is open. We’re now launching the 7th edition to a sector that has seen huge financial growth but more importantly has seen it become a respected and vital strand of the event industry.

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Hybrid Event Technology to Put You a Step Ahead

Eventbrite

As restrictions on in-person events are being lifted in certain communities, live events are becoming a possibility again – but not everyone will be ready to return to in-person gatherings just yet. Hybrid events, which can […].

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Cadre shortlisted for Event Technology Awards

Event Industry News

Cadre (Bloomington, Indiana, USA) is a virtual marketplace company created to provide event planning organizations with a better way to access and hire from the growing gig economy of professional on-site event staff. And, it’s free for planners to post events.

2Heads Global Design nominated for the Event Technology Awards

Event Industry News

Renowned for creating world class experiential marketing solutions that merge the limits of live and online, 2Heads were nominated in four categories at this years Event Technology awards on the agency’s debut year of entering.

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

EventMB

EventMB is announcing the most comprehensive free guide ever written on event technology. The Event Tech Bible. Event technology has changed events forever. 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. A New Chapter for Event Technology [Report + 1,001 tips] by Julius Solaris appeared first on [link].

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The Top 7 Event Technology Trends of 2020

Bizzabo

Check out these top 7 event technology trends to look for in 2020 and beyond as event planners continue to navigate a new world of virtual, hybrid, and in-person events. What do we mean by event technology? Event technology trends to look for in 2020.

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Twin Event Technology Events Reflect Strength of The Market

EventTechBrief

Event Tech Brief is proud to be a media sponsor for Event Tech Live (November 6-7) and the Event Technology Awards (November 6) in 2019. Event Tech Live, scheduled for The Old Truman Brewery in London, UK, showcases technologies from over 100 exhibitors. The conference program features speakers and topics from a broad spectrum of industry segments, including corporate events, exhibitions, concerts, festivals, and sporting events.

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What’s Trending in Business Event Technology

PCMA Convene

Convene editors used a hight tech process to ask tach experts at Convening Leaders what is trending in business events technology. What are the top technology trends in the business events industry in the coming year? We asked: “What’s the one technology trend you are keeping your eye on in 2019?”. AI chatbots for events are going to go mainstream. Incorporation of voice technology into events, like with Alexa. Hybrid and virtual events.

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

EventTechBrief

They give the customers and followers of innovative companies an opportunity to recognize the firms from which they or their events have benefited through products, ideas, information, or partnership. 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.

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

EventMB

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. abovethefold## The Event Hilton America’s Leadership Conference 2017 took […]. The post How To Get More from Wearable Event Technology [Case Study] by EventMB Team appeared first on [link].

5 Signs Planners Are Fed Up With Event Technology

EventMB

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. The post 5 Signs Planners Are Fed Up With Event Technology by Brandt Krueger appeared first on [link]. Event Technology #eventtech event technologyIs the love affair over?

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How to Choose Event Technology, Should Cost be the Main Factor?

Endless Events

Today on the Event Tech Podcast we are talking all about how to choose event technology and why cost should not be the sole deciding factor. Cost is always a factor when planning events but if it shouldn’t be the deciding factor when choosing event tech then what should be?

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