Case Study: Planners and Attendees Win at Gamification During MICE Club LIVE

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Gamification is one of the biggest buzzwords of the event tech industry. Even if your audience is more tech-savvy, event planners can’t rely on participants being motivated on their own to participate in gamification challenges.

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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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2019 Women In Tech Conferences: Empowering Events

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Ready for the most authoritative list of 2019 women in tech events on the internet? The number of women in tech events have been increasing year over year, further highlighting the importance of a more inclusive culture in tech. January Women in Tech 2019 Conferences.

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Case Study: GetWellNetwork Scores at Cost Savings & Attendee Engagement

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The following case study highlights how healthcare tech company, GetWellNetwork, was able to save tens of thousands of dollars while at the same time hold a conference that was their most engaging ever for attendees. Read Case Study. Event budgets are constantly getting squeezed.

Wearable Tech at Festivals

Event Industry News

Bonnaroo Festival Case Study. While enhancing the fan experience, the use of wearable tech also helped generate millions of social media impressions for the festival and its headline sponsor. Popular uses of wearable tech at festivals.

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New Study: Focus on Data Integration Saves Event Planners Time and Money

Event Industry News

Organisations are increasingly integrating their event management and back end business systems in an effort to save time, improve data accuracy and productivity around their events – according to a new study by Event Industry News and Eventsforce.

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Case Study: Inside London’s Post-Brexit Travel Campaign

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– It’s the digital capital of Europe, with 40,000 digital tech companies (and recently considered the U.K.’s ” The post Case Study: Inside London’s Post-Brexit Travel Campaign appeared first on Smart Meetings.

Case Study: How EventMobi’s Event App Made Our Corporate Retreat The Best Experience Ever

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Our event tech experts are easily accessible and can answer all your questions. The post Case Study: How EventMobi’s Event App Made Our Corporate Retreat The Best Experience Ever appeared first on EventMobi.

3 Takeaways From Freeman’s Global Brand Experience Study

PCMA Convene

To take their pulse, Freeman recently commissioned an independent study —the 2017 Freeman Global Brand Experience Study — of 1,000 of B-to-B and B-to-C marketers in a variety of roles across North America, Asia, and Western Europe.

Using Event Tech The Right Way

Endless Events

How are you using event tech at your events? And for practical event tech, you need to know what AV to use. Review our free production guide infographic and level up your AV tech knowledge. Are You Falling Behind on the Newest Tech?

CES 2018 Introduces Ground-breaking Innovations on the Event Tech Horizon

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And when the tech-world gets a boost, the events industry gets busy. The post CES 2018 Introduces Ground-breaking Innovations on the Event Tech Horizon appeared first on Smart Meetings. It’s time to get techy, planners. The International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) introduces jaw-dropping innovations to the global marketplace every year. As the conference wraps-up today, it’s time to reflect on the full-scope of innovations we can expect over the next 12 months.

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Event Tech Success Series: Engage the Internet

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In the first installment of this ongoing blog series, we are going to cover some extraordinary ideas that you can use in your events for low cost and with your existing event tech. Or read the transcript: The first part of the event tech success series is called “Engage the Internet” If one of your sessions is quoting a study or is using live polling , a very simple way to engage the internet is to hold the exact same poll on social media and compare the results.

5 Tech-Focused Hotel Trends

Smart Meetings

Here are five major hotel tech trends we’re seeing in 2017. Interestingly, 74 percent of hoteliers surveyed by Zebra Technologies, a technology company that provides hospitality tech solutions, said they plan to use geolocation to assist with guest check-in by smartphone.

Event Tech Live reveals Expo and Engage content

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Dr James Morgan, founder of Event Tech Lab and senior lecturer in events at the University of Westminster, will moderate the exhibition-oriented Expo and Engage stage at Event Tech Live (ETL).

How to Avoid Tech Wreck

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Tech wreck. Staring down at a laptop or tablet screen is just as injurious for posture, potentially affecting mood, behavior and memory, according to scientific studies. Here are work-arounds experts are suggesting for the physical and mental toll of tech wreck. The post How to Avoid Tech Wreck appeared first on Smart Meetings. Work-arounds for the toll of living online. Otherwise known as online addiction. Can we agree it’s a problem?

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Using Event Tech to Collect Actionable Data & Engage Prospects

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Admittedly, this isn’t the most exciting piece of event tech, but an efficient check-in app will go a long way in helping you streamline your event logistics and collect important data. Plan your on-site engagement, and use tech to help you execute.

How to Avoid Tech Wreck

Smart Meetings

Tech wreck. Staring down at a laptop or tablet screen is just as injurious for posture, potentially affecting mood, behavior and memory, according to scientific studies. Here are work-arounds experts are suggesting for the physical and mental toll of tech wreck. The post How to Avoid Tech Wreck appeared first on Smart Meetings. Work-arounds for the toll of living online. Otherwise known as online addiction. Can we agree it’s a problem?

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Women Who Tech Working to Get Funding for Women-Led Startups

PCMA Convene

Women Who Tech Startup Challenge finalist Pae Natwilai speaks at the event. Study after study has shown the value that having women in leadership positions brings to the bottom line.

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Event Tech Live opens speaker applications

Event Industry News

Event Tech Live (ETL) is accepting speaker applications for the 2018 show which takes place 7-8 November in London, UK. ETL is encouraging interested parties to share their stories, best practices, case studies, and thought leadership about technology for events. The post Event Tech Live opens speaker applications appeared first on Event Industry News. Scaling up to two days will see an increase on last year’s 50 sessions which brought in a record 1,600 visitors.

Tips from HBR for Measuring Event Impact

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A new Harvard Business Review study shows an overwhelming majority of companies (90 percent) prioritize staging events for customers and potential customers because for more than half of them, event marketing is the most valuable marketing channel they have. Bank Street Events, Stamford.

Half of Gen Z Wants to Work in Hospitality

Smart Meetings

Generation Z is entering the workforce, and its eyes are on the hospitality industry, according to a new study by American Hotel & Lodging Educational Foundation. Although 83 percent of Gen Z is currently not employed full-time, 45 percent work at least part-time, according to the study.

Engage: Winner “Best Event Management Platform” at Event Tech Awards 2017

Event Industry News

D2i Systems won the “Best Event Management Platform” category at the 2017 Event Technology Awards following the successful launch of their Engage software at Event Tech Live 2016. D2i’s award submission was based upon a case study of their partnership with Messe Frankfurt Middle East.

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Automation—the Next Big Step for Meetings Management?

Smart Meetings

While apps and meeting management systems have been grabbing headline and topping lists of “tech to watch,” more complete meeting automation could take those principles another step forward.

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Futuristic Event Tech to Expect at Comic-Con 2017

Smart Meetings

As a meeting or event planner , this is the ideal case study for learning about the latest tech in our industry. The post Futuristic Event Tech to Expect at Comic-Con 2017 appeared first on Smart Meetings. News Technology event technology Meetings Technology Tech

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Event Tech Live Replay: Do More with Your Event Data

Event Industry News

With data integration among the most important technology trends for events over the next five years, Event Tech Live opened with a topical session. The post Event Tech Live Replay: Do More with Your Event Data appeared first on Event Industry News.

Why A Popular Tech Gathering Might be Heading to Canada Soon

PCMA Convene

Collision , an annual tech gathering that Forbes called “the best technology conference on the planet,” has welcomed tens of thousands of attendees to New Orleans for the past three years, but that audience may move north of the border in 2019.

Inside a ‘Social Tech Cabana’

PCMA Convene

Along with social-tech companies Hootsuite and Tickr, Crimson Hexagon created a “Social Tech Cabana” just outside the Palais where they entertained customers with social-tech case studies, accompanied by a Bloody Mary hangover-cure happy hour every morning.

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3 of Your Biggest Tech Issues, Solved

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Meeting planners are far too accustomed to event tech issues. A recent study by Barco , a global tech company, shows that nine in 10 office workers experience tech-related stress in meetings, and a whopping 72 percent of American businesspeople must take time away from their regular work to grapple with meeting room wires and technology. Consider this a cheat sheet for your next tech stress-free event. .

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How to Create a Winning Gamification Strategy: Lessons from IWConnect 2018

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I act as the liaison and event tech consultant with the event planners of our sponsored events. Gamification is one of my favorite features within the EventMobi platform. It allows you to create impactful games that facilitate real life actions.

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Airlines Tap Social Media to Address Passengers’ Issues

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The Study. A recent study conducted by Conversocial , a self-described “customer engagement solution,” helps shed some light on the subject. The study focuses on time taken by each airline to respond to customer queries, as well as airline response rate.

6 Ways to Drive Success with ROI Technology

Smart Meetings

A recent Harvard Business Review study found the vast majority of companies (90 percent) prioritize events. Here are six ways you can use advanced event tech to improve your meetings and event outcomes.

Hospitality Strike Votes Could Increase with Arrival of High-Tech Hotels, Minimum Wage Increases

Smart Meetings

Some studies show that as many as half of hospitality jobs may be lost. The post Hospitality Strike Votes Could Increase with Arrival of High-Tech Hotels, Minimum Wage Increases appeared first on Smart Meetings.

Smart Meeting Speaker: ‘Gig Economy’ Requires Multiple Ways of Engaging People

Smart Meetings

She noted that tech is the enabler of independent, or freelance, work, and that millennials are leading the way, with 47 percent of them freelancing. Olga Mizrahi.

PCMA Convening Leaders Set Important Records in Nashville

Smart Meetings

Innovative additions to the traditional education focus included Living 360 Studio, an area devoted to tips on healthy events and f2f, a tech area anchored by a wall of video that injected content and energy into a space devoted to the latest and greatest in event tech.

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3 Eventprof Lessons from Conde Nast’s Brand New App

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Photo from ALLURE Best of Beauty; photo credit: concierge.com. When publishing giant Conde Nast gets involved, you know something’s big. So what’s currently on the horizon? Event software. This week, 23 Stories, the brand’s event agency, launched their guest management platform, Concierge.com.

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How to Mitigate a CES-style Blackout at Your Event

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Hotels & Resorts News ATL backup blackout booking case ces communicate conference customer electricity electronics evacuate example generator issue las lights needs obstacle organize outage plan power precaution prepare preplanning problem protocol safety show solve source study Tech technology vegasA major blackout occurred this week—and we’re not talking about the Golden Globes outfits.

3 Reasons Why You Should Take Mobile Tech Seriously for Your Events

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As mobile software in event tech improves, more opportunities are available for planners like you to optimize your process and create better event experiences. A Pew research study found that 77% of Americans now own a smartphone, and the data is trending upwards.

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Event Spotlight: Santa Clara, Here We Come!

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From San Jose (with Adobe, eBay, and the Tech Museum of Innovation), across to Cupertino (with the new Apple campus launching this year), up to Mountain View (the land of Google) and Palo Alto (where startups thrive), and back down to Santa Clara (with Cisco, Aruba, Palo Alto Networks, and more.)

Let Dreamforce Inspire Your Next Event

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Because Dreamforce is a tech convention, it seems natural to include lots of tech elements. Case Study Events budget cause change conference convention CSR Decor dreamforce guests ideas inspiration learn look new picture season style TechSalesforce’s Dreamforce Convention , which attracted some 170,000 participants to San Francisco at the beginning of November, was full of great lessons for planners on everything from creating agendas to branding strategies.

Live from Connect Marketplace – #EventIcons Episode 127

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Case Studies: Successes in Transformation. This week we are live from Connect Marketplace! If you are unfamiliar, Connect Marketplace is all about meeting with the best minds in the industry, they have the most interesting speakers from many industries and it’s a great time to well, connect!

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New Ideas for Corporate Events and Meeting Themes

Endless Events

With that, we’ve also sprinkled in some ideas for seating people, choosing new event tech, and promoting your event. This is from a Harvard Business Review study through a survey of more than 700 executives. Better Tech for Better Engagement at Business Events.

5 Popular Event Game Ideas for Increasing Attendee Engagement & Learning

Eventmobi

Expanding their professional contacts is another popular reason people attend events, with 76% of respondents from IAEE’s recent study stating that networking motivated them to attend.

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3 Reasons Why Using a Promo Video Will Increase Event App Adoption

Eventmobi

Studies have shown that videos can be more effective than text in communications, so using this format is a great addition to your arsenal of tools.