2019 Tech Conferences: The #1 Tech Events Guide

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The most authoritative 2019 tech conferences directory on the web. This carefully curated conference directory features over 200 (and growing) 2019 tech conferences across multiple industries. Tech Events featured in in this list take place all throughout the year, all around the globe.

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Planning a Safe Event: Back to Basics

Endless Events

And with tech playing a larger role in event planning and production, not only do we need to be on top of physical threats, but cybersecurity concerns as well. Have a risk management plan in place for each event. Reduce crowd density for lower risk.

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Are You Prepared for a Cybersecurity Breach at Your Next Event?

MeetingsNet

Association Meetings Tech News/Trends Risk Management Corporate MeetingsTake this survey to help the CIC’s new APEX cybersecurity task force develop ways to help combat this growing threat to the events industry. read more.

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Are You Prepared for a Cyber Security Breach at Your Next Event?

MeetingsNet

Association Meetings Tech News/Trends Risk Management Corporate MeetingsTake this survey to help the CIC’s new APEX cyber security task force develop ways to help combat this growing threat to the events industry. read more.

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Are Your Attendees in Danger of Being Hacked?

MeetingsNet

Association Meetings Tech News/Trends Risk Management Corporate MeetingsA company set up bogus hot spots to see how easy it would be to hack Republican National Convention attendees. Spoiler alert: It was really, really easy. read more.

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Alcohol at events & Duty of Care

Plan Your Meetings

Wired magazine’s article about the “alcohol soaked” cultures in many tech firms which shared the results of a Cornell University study, concluded that there is a: “…close connection between permissive workplace drinking cultures and sexual harassment. Risk management alcohol duty of care

Here’s What to Include in Your Meeting’s Harassment Policy

PCMA Convene

They pulled us from the main convention and got our side of the story,” he wrote on a tech message board. “I The tweet quickly went viral, and PyCon became the centerpiece of a conversation on sexism at tech conferences. Louis added: “Once it gets out there, it can very much hurt an event, so think of this as just another part of your risk-management plan. Features Logistics Risk Management Trade Shows

The Top 6 Tips if You Are a Technical Event Partner at Government Events

GEVME

Being a tech partner at international governmental meetings means you need to have every infinitesimal process thoroughly planned. Address compliance management, and upgrade due diligence requirements in case there are any third-party services you have to integrate with.

Goombal

PCMA Convene

I believe there is a thin line between planning and execution, and I am passionate about smart tech for hospitality professionals. This is why I consistently employ a 360-degree view of streamlining processes and advocate tech solutions for event management.

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An Events Pro Finds the Future at CES

MeetingsNet

What tech developments from CES mean for event organizers. With ridesharing companies like Lyft test-piloting autonomous cars and partnering with mobility-tech-solutions company Aptiv, we could see autonomous vehicles efficiently moving attendees in the near future. Autonomous Events?

More industry challenges and solutions

Plan Your Meetings

Planners are so tech-savvy these days, they can bring their own equipment,” suggested a hotel sales director. A conference services manager shared that one of her clients bought projectors locally for every five-day event.

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Event Planning Checklist?—?The Concise Version

Hubilo Blog

They have to face many event management challenges and overcome the hurdles to make an event a boon! Event Manager. ? Catering Manager with the team. ? Accounting manager with the team. ? Schedule Manager. ?

A Higher Meetings Education: Future-Proof Your Career

Smart Meetings

Today’s intense focus on key performance indicators, event-tech stacks and designing brilliant experiences has made the need for advanced education—from a university, association or DIY commitment—almost a requisite for getting hired…and for thriving.

5 Next-Gen Technologies That Already Are Changing Meetings

PCMA Convene

Feeling overwhelmed by technology is a common sentiment expressed by meeting-professional respondents to Convene surveys, who say that they struggle with the fast pace of change, the latest tech tools and up-to-the-minute applications, and the shiniest new things. It’s risk management.

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