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. It’s never a good idea to be on the bleeding edge with any technology.

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. . Reducing the Number of Balls Event Planners Have to Juggle.

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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.

Event Technology shines at London Tech Week

Event Industry News

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

Event Technology Awards Judges’ Spotlight: Tim Manning

Event Industry News

Returning to the Event Technology Awards judging panel 2018 is Swarm Founder & Director Tim Manning. 2) What events have you been involved with recently and which events are your favourite to work on and why? 5) What technology do you think is overhyped?

How Many of These 1990s Tech Gadgets Do You Recognize

EventMB

The post How Many of These 1990s Tech Gadgets Do You Recognize by EventMB Team appeared first on [link]. Event Technology #eventtech event technology technology vintage tech

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Event technology beyond the registration app

Eventinterface

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.

Event Technology Awards Judges’ Spotlight: Andy Sexton

Event Industry News

Joining the Event Technology Awards 2018 judging panel is Andy Sexton, Creative Director at 2LK. Which event has been your favourite to work on recently and why? What type of event technology would you like to see improved or developed and why? Augmented Reality is really exciting for me as an experience designer, but each advance seems to fall short of the technology’s potential. What technology do you think is overhyped?

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

Event Industry News

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.

3 event technology platforms currently raising investment

Event Industry News

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

15 Ways to See the Future of Event Technology

PCMA Convene

What’s the future of event technology? We distributed a low-tech tool — index cards — to the vendors to gather their responses. During the event, I asked Corbin Ball, event-tech speaker and writer, to also share his thoughts.

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

Event Industry News

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.

What’s Next for Event Technology?

PCMA Convene

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?

A Beginner’s Guide to Event Technology

Cvent

Technology innovations have made event planning easier by allowing for more automatic and seamless processes. Check out Event Management Technology for Dummies. Streamline Your Pre-Event Planning. Planning an event is often the most time-consuming phase.

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Leading industry event technology providers support Event Tech Live Launchpad

Event Industry News

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 Technology Start-Ups 2017

Event Industry News

Technology has long been the difference for artists and the audience and it’s been making significant steps back of house too. The secret to the pace of change in event tech is as much a product of […]. Editor's Choice Event Technology Features #featured

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Eventbase powered IBM Events App wins at Event Technology Awards

Event Industry News

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 […].

10 Ways to Bring More Tech to Low Budget Events

EventMB

Are you trying to figure out how to incorporate more event technology on a small budget? Everybody loves tech, right? You may hate learning how it runs or setting it up, it but most event attendees love a tech-laden experience for the oohs and ahhs factor.

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Top Tips and Best Practices for Managing Event Technology

Eventinterface

On this episode of Event TALK, I am speaking with Laura Craven, Event Producer and Director of Communications and Marketing at Imperial Dade about how to select, and manage event technology to meet your organizational and event goals.

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4 Ways to Bounce Back when Event Tech Fails You

EventMB

More information about Event Manager Blog’s sponsored posts. Although tech fails are terrible, they’re also a great opportunity to investigate our event tech strategies and improve for the next event.

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Event Technology Upgrades You’ll Need in 2018

Cvent

Recent technology trends have completely changed the face of the MICE industry. By adopting these latest event technology upgrades, event organizers can deliver exceptional events and stand out from the crowd. Smart Event Apps. Event Management Technology.

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Event Technology Awards Judge’s Spotlight: Craig Mathie

Event Industry News

Joining the Event Technology Awards 2018 judging panel is Craig Mathie, lead organiser at Bournemouth 7s Festival. Fortunately, I always knew that I wanted to work in events and spent my time at University planning the first few years of my career. Event Technology Featured New

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5 Tips for Selecting the Best Event Technology

Eventinterface

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.

Event Technology Awards Judge’s Spotlight: Abigail Dakin

Event Industry News

Joining the judging panel for the Event Technology Awards 2018 is Abigail Dakin, Events Director EMEA at Time Out. Abi heads up all things events at Time Out in London, Paris and Lisbon. I’m very lucky that events run in the family.

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Event Technology Awards 2016 – The winner’s stories

Event Industry News

It’s been just over three weeks since the winners of the 2016 Event Technology Awards were announced during a fabulous ceremony at London’s Supernova venue. The post Event Technology Awards 2016 – The winner’s stories appeared first on Event Industry News.

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Tech That Will Interest Event Planners from the Apple Launch

EventMB

Apple is taking further steps in carving the future of technology with the launch of three new iPhones. From facial recognition to AR, here are some of the key features and what they could mean for event professionals.

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10 Essential Music Festival Tech Gadgets

EventMB

Here we look at 10 essential music festival tech gadgets festival goers are relying on to create a better experience and highlight the benefits for events. In recent years, technology has played a big part in outdoor festivals and in particular music festivals.

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Event Tech Live Replay: What experiential event technology looks like from the inside

Event Industry News

The post Event Tech Live Replay: What experiential event technology looks like from the inside appeared first on Event Industry News. Editor's Choice Event Industry TV (Videos) Event Technology News

Last call for applications – the Event Technology Start Up Clinic

Event Industry News

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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What’s Next for Event Technology?

PCMA Convene

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?

Event Technology Awards Judge’s Spotlight: James Morgan

Event Industry News

James Morgan is the founder of Event Tech Lab; a marketing and communications incubator for Event Tech Startups. The post Event Technology Awards Judge’s Spotlight: James Morgan appeared first on Event Industry News.

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Top Tips and Best Practices for Managing Event Technology

Eventinterface

On this episode of Event TALK, I am speaking with Laura Craven, Event Producer and Director of Communications and Marketing at Imperial Dade about how to select, and manage event technology to meet your organizational and event goals. Listen to host Al Wynant and guest Laura Craven discuss the following: How to insure event technology meets your needs? Different types of technologies that can be implemented and why?

Event Tech Geekery at London Tech Week

Event Industry News

Celebrate London Tech Week with fellow event professionals and event technology companies at Event Tech Lab’s summer BBQ on Tuesaday 12th June. Last year the lab hosted over 1000 event professionals in Holborn to celebrate all things tech. Event Tech Lab founder, James Morgan says ‘this is simply a free-flow informal get together for event professionals and technology companies who want to come together and celebrate technology”.

7 Top Tech Ways to Measure Traffic at Trade Shows

EventMB

An accurate trade show traffic count can be the difference between a sponsor or vendor agreeing to spend their marketing dollars with you or another event. If you want more sponsors and vendors, get ready to use tech to get the most accurate traffic counts.

Shiny New Event Tech You Need To Know About

Eventbrite

Then Event Tech Live, taking place in London on 9 November is a must-visit. The post Shiny New Event Tech You Need To Know About appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog. Like to keep up to date with the latest gadgets and gizmos?

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

Event Industry News

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 […].

PCMA Spark/s Conversation for Tech-Savvy Event Planners

Quickmobile

The PCMA’s Canada West chapter has organized a half-day education and networking event, the first of its kind and, hopefully, the first in a long line of legacy events. The half-day conference will bring together event planning and event technology professionals along the likes of Tahira Endean , Roger Haskett , Shannon Desouza , and QuickMobile’s own Jason Philipchuk , to share their expertise. What Your 2018 Event App Will Look Like.

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Signs You Need Event Tech Support at Your Event

Quickmobile

Recently, I got the chance to work in event technology services. We call it an ‘onsite’: working event tech support for one of our client’s events. This isn’t always possible for the event planners and event staff who are dealing with other tasks.

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75 Ways to Use Event Tech to Save Money

EventMB

Event technology streamlines operations and by doing so can save event planners and clients lots of money. If you’re looking for ways to save in every aspect of your event planning, here is a mega list of ways technology can help.

The Evolution of Event Tech – #EventIcons Episode 102

Endless Events

The evolution of event tech and the evolution of event planners go hand in hand. Technology has completely changed the role of an event planner. In today’s world, you need to be a great event planner. Will Curran of Endless Events ( @itswillcurran ).