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). event apps.

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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


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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Event Technology Buyer’s Guide

Event Industry News

Welcome to the 2019 edition of the Event Tech Buyer’s Guide, your comprehensive resource for learning what the latest trends are in this diverse industry. The post Event Technology Buyer’s Guide appeared first on Event Industry News.

The 7 Best Free Event Technology for Conferences

Event Age by Swapcard

As an event planner or conference organizer, you know what it’s like to wear many hats. From ticketing solutions to event apps to digital maps—we’ve rounded up the best free event technology that will help you execute extraordinary events and do so with ease.

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? This goes hand in hand with event bots.

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


EventMB is announcing the most comprehensive free guide ever written on event technology. The Event Tech Bible. Event technology has changed events forever. The post The Event Tech Bible.

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 Shortlist Spotlight: LiveStyled

Event Industry News

It’s been a rapid ascent for London-based tech company LiveStyled. Their technology is used by major venues and festivals to gather GDPR compliant attendee data, which can be used to monetise attendees through its white-label venue apps. Event Technology Featured News

Event Technology: The 2019 Guide


Welcome to your 2019 event technology guide. Here you’ll find information and examples of popular event tech tools like event management software, event marketing software, and even event planning software. What is Event Technology?

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Jonas Event Technology nominated for two Event Technology Awards

Event Industry News

We are proud our technology has been nominated in two categories at the Event Tech Awards. Jonas Event Technology are a leading events registration company offering an end to end solution for event organisers large or small.

Insights from Meetings and Event Technology Expert: QnA with Corbin Ball

Hubilo Blog

Working in the events industry, building contacts with event influencers becomes one of the priorities for us. Searching for event technology or meetings technology influencer, the most heard name is of a renowned influencer?—?

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A Guide to Personalizing the Event Experience with Event Technology

Hubilo Blog

“With the overwhelming number of conferences, panels and happy hours taking place in a given event cycle, the personalization factor is a marketing must. Events are no longer a social gathering. Attendees now are looking for a unique event experience that caters to them, specifically.

Tech-savvy Crewsaders shortlisted for Event Technology Awards

Event Industry News

Crewsaders has developed its own in-house mobile-first web-based event management system (EMS). The functions streamline and automate the management of all the events that Crewsaders works on. The post Tech-savvy Crewsaders shortlisted for Event Technology Awards appeared first on Event Industry News. Event Technology Featured Festival & Outdoors News

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, with scores of event professionals turning out for Event Tech Lab’s annual celebration. Event professionals from agencies, the corporate sector and a variety of technology companies were treated to an open air BBQ. The post Event technology shines at London Tech Week appeared first on Event Industry News.

2019 Event Technology Trends eBook

Expo Logic

Advancements in event technology have created more opportunities for organizers to integrate it into almost every aspect of an event. Technology is being utilized to enhance event registration, create engaging experiences for attendees, and much more.

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10 Event Tech Trends for 2018

Hubilo Blog

Though event technology has now been around for a while, newer and newer advancements in the field keep fascinating event profs across the world. Every year, we are finding event technology that is way more immersive and profitable. Event gamification.

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How to Evaluate Event Technology


Are you using the right tools to achieve event success? In this blog post we’ll review how you can evaluate your event technology stack. Odd as it may seem, there was a time when event technology didn’t exist. Evaluating Event Technology.

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


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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2019’s Biggest Event Tech Trends

Endless Events

Event tech trends are evolving faster than ever before. We are seeing giant leaps forward in technology. These giant leaps forward impact and shape the way we execute and plan events. The event tech trends we are listing today are being used everywhere at events and behind the scenes in planning. Below you can watch Will Curran of Endless Events , Alex Plaxen of Little Bird Told Media talk all about their favorite 2019 Event Tech Trends at GOWEST.

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How to Use Event Technology to Host a Killer Event


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.

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. While technology was completely transforming other industries in the UK, the events industry seemed mostly to be living in the dark ages. Recognizing that event technology could be a new area of exploration for Event Industry News, Parry’s online magazine, he began writing articles on the subject. Technology budgets are growing.

How To Decide on the Best Event Technology for You

Planning Pod

It seems like every day there is a shiny new piece of event technology touted as “the next best thing” for managing event details, increasing productivity, collecting registrations and RSVPs, connecting attendees, and so on. Outline the objectives of your event.

Welcome to the New Event Tech Podcast – Episode ZERO

Endless Events

Welcome to Event Tech Podcast Episode ZERO! We are so excited to launch this podcast focusing on the latest and most innovative tech. Join us weekly for a thought-provoking journey on how tech can evolve our industry. Now, let’s talk tech. 2019 Event Trends.

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Event Technology Awards Judges’ Spotlight: James Morgan

Event Industry News

Returning as a judge for the 2018 Event Technology Awards is James Morgan, Founder of Event Tech Lab. Company: Event Tech Lab. James Morgan is the founder of Event Tech Lab; a marketing and communications incubator for Event Tech Start Ups.

First Sight Media reaches finals of Event Technology Awards

Event Industry News

We’re rather proud to announce that we are a finalist in the Event Technology Awards for Best Hybrid Event or Live Streaming Solution. The winner will be announced at the Event Technology Awards ceremony on 7th November. Event Technology Featured News

5 Key Ways to Improve Onsite Experience with Event Tech


One of the fundamental shifts that is happening in the events industry today is a shift from passive to engaged experiences. This is largely due to the increased use of high-tech tools that enable attendance tracking, personalised check-in, and live interaction at events.

Event technology beyond the registration app


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.

Podcast: The Future of Event Technology from Cvent’s prospective

Event Industry News

The Event Industry News podcast returns with its first episode of 2019, and welcomes Cvent’s Brian Ludwig to the show. Host James Dickson talks to Brian about his 18 year career with the company, looking back to when the now global tech brand was just a handful of young people with a desire to make a difference. EIN TV Event Technology Featured News Podcasts

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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.

The Top Event Technology Trends for 2019 — According to 27 Event Experts

Event Industry News

By Tom Pick, a digital marketing consultant with event management platform developer G2Planet. When you ask more than two dozen top events industry professionals for their insights on technology trends, the answers (no surprise) are fascinating. Event Technology Guest Blogs New

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Cvent CEO and Founder Reggie Aggarwal wins first ever Outstanding Contribution to Event Technology award at the 2018 Event Technology Awards

Event Industry News

At last week’s 6 th Annual Event Technology Awards , Reggie Aggarwal, CEO and Founder of Cvent , received the award for Outstanding Contribution to Event Technology. A new addition to the 2018 ceremony, the Outstanding Contribution award was chosen by the Event Technology Awards co-founder Adam Parry. The awards ceremony took place at East London’s Troxy and welcomed event professionals from around the globe.

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Event Technology Awards Judges’ Spotlight: Alison Church

Event Industry News

Returning as a judge for the 2018 Event Technology Awards is Alison Church, Marketing Director at Easyfairs. She is as passionate about delivering exceptional events to both exhibitors and visitors as she is about travelling the world in her spare time.

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?

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

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


EventMB is announcing the most comprehensive free guide ever written on event technology. The Event Tech Bible. Event technology has changed events forever. The post The Event Tech Bible.

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.

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

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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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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.

5 Signs Planners Are Fed Up With Event Technology


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

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PSAV Acquires Encore Event Technologies: What It Could Mean for Event and Meeting Planners

Endless Events

You’ve probably seen the headlines “PSAV Acquires Encore Event Technologies” but don’t know how it affects you. If you are an event or meeting planner you’ve heard of PSAV. This month on January 14th, 2019, PSAV published a press release announcing the purchase agreement for PSAV to acquire Encore Event Technologies. The news makes for shaky ground and uncertainty for meeting and event planners nationwide.

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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?