How to Create and Design Your Own Survey Forms


These can also be used to capture honest feedback and understand behaviours by connecting with guests through surveys. Building survey forms that don’t bore your guests to death, that have an appealing design, and that ask the right questions is not the easiest task.

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Survey: Satisfy Individual Attendee Needs For Success

Smart Meetings

The results of the survey informed meeting professionals what makes events successful and how to please their attendees. GCB created an online survey, running from September 2017 to June 2018, based on the question “What kind of attendee am I?” Tech-savvy, young and quiet.

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Leverage Event Surveys to make Your Next Event a Big Hit

Hubilo Blog

One way to keep yourself at arm’s length from such adversities is to use event survey templates , which offers you practical insights into its different uses-. Types of event surveys: 1. But when you conduct pre-event surveys, the complications reduce to a great extent.

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Latin American Planners Spice Up Experiences, Survey Says

Smart Meetings

That’s among the key findings of the first Latin American edition of IACC’s “Meeting Room of the Future” survey , which was done in concert with IBTM Americas. The post Latin American Planners Spice Up Experiences, Survey Says appeared first on Smart Meetings. Photo Credit: IACC.

Advantages and Disadvantages of Online Surveys


Over the past decade, the use of online and mobile research methods like online surveys has skyrocketed. After every event, especially Cvent CONNECT , we use online surveys to get quick feedback. Our mobile event apps allow us to do these surveys immediately following sessions.

5 Ways Tech Will Save Your Event

All Seated

Polling – Whether it’s a simple Facebook or Twitter poll, or a more in-depth, branching electronic survey, planners can quickly gather insights and feedback on a variety of topics. And of course, surveys have long been key for gathering feedback. What are your MUST-HAVE tech tools?

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Avoid 2 Common Event Planning Pitfalls With These Strategies


At the Event Event Management Event Planning and Management Event Staff Event Technology Eventbrite Events Growth How To Events IT / Technology Leadership / Management October Post Event Customer Retention event registration Event technology event ticketing eventbrite tech post-event surveys

How to Assess the Tech Needs of Your Attendees

Expo Pass

How to Assess the Tech Needs of Your Attendees. Don’t worry, we’ve outlined a game plan to help you avoid common pitfalls when assessing the tech needs of your audience. Luckily some of these types of tech come with their own plug and play routers. Survey Says.

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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?

The TechCrunch Disrupt London Brexit Sentiment Survey – Uncertainty sucks!

Event Industry News

What is going to be the impact of Brexit on UK startups and the wider European tech ecosystem as a whole? The survey has […]. The post The TechCrunch Disrupt London Brexit Sentiment Survey – Uncertainty sucks!

How to Use Tech to Win Social Events

Smart Meetings

More: New Management Systems Lead the Charge for Industry Tech . Cvent recently partnered with communications marketing firm Edelman to survey more than 1,000 event attendees to find the why behind event attendance. Everyone knows this scenario.

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3 Steps to Strategic Planning

Smart Meetings

The worksheet points out that two abilities are very important for any planner to possess: storytelling and tech knowledge. Use post-event surveys and polls to learn how to make the next event better.

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7 Tech Tools to Help You Plan Better Events


Many of the common challenges that event planners face can be solved using tech. Here are seven ways event tech can help you keep things under control and minimize some of your stress: Catering platforms. Without any knowledge of coding, you can promote your sponsors’ products in an interactive way by including discounts, raffles, and surveys – all through a smartphone. The post 7 Tech Tools to Help You Plan Better Events appeared first on EventMobi.

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4 New Year’s Resolutions Meeting Planners Should Make—and Keep

Smart Meetings

As a meeting planner, it’s important to follow what’s trendy on the tech front. Post-event, send out surveys to attendees about every aspect, from cleanliness to food, to technology. Did you make any New Year’s resolutions?

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Signs You Need Event Tech Support at Your Event


We call it an ‘onsite’: working event tech support for one of our client’s events. While the attendees generally were on good terms with the event tech, I was surprised to see the amount of support that myself and my colleague provided.

Event Tech Tips for Corporate Event Planners


Event Tech Tips for Corporate Event Planners. That was the rallying cry from our power-packed panel of event insiders on our recent webinar, “Event Tech Tips for Corporate Planners.”. Menegus , Editor, Corporate Event News; Wayne Crawford, VP Sales, Core-apps; and Dahlia El Gazzar , Tech Evangelist + Idea Igniteur, DAHLIA+ Agency drew on their deep experience planning, producing, managing, consulting and running corporate events to share the benefits of a strategic event tech plan.

Why you Need to Test Your Event Management Software’s Tech Support Before Buying it

Capterra Event Management

This is what it is like buying event management software without checking into what kind of software tech support is offered by a vendor. Check out these three reasons why you need to test the tech support of your event management software before buying—and how to do it.

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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.

“Our Survey Says!” These Are the Top Challenges Facing Event Planners

Social Tables

In Social Tables’ latest trend report, 35% of planners we surveyed told us that the arrival of event technology has made the most noticeable impact on the industry. Today’s meeting and event professionals have a more versatile skill set, and that’s made possible by event tech.

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5 Easy Steps to Prepare Your Event Speakers for an Interactive Session


Attendee Engagement Best Practices Event Tech Strategy attendee engagement audience participation interactive session interactive sessions live polling live polls q&a surveysYour Attendees Will Remember your Interactive Session.

Event Planners on Tech: Melvin Byres, Hong Kong Rugby Union


This is an area that is relatively new to us; for the Hong Kong Sevens 2016 we worked with Accenture to develop a Hong Kong Sevens mobile app ; this received about 20,000 downloads in the first month and in our event survey rated highly as one of the best new features at the event.

Certain Survey Reveals Insights Into Event Lead Follow Up


We’re heading into that time of the year again, the Fall tech event season, when people from all over the world descend upon the Bay Area for the biggest tech conferences in the world. The post Certain Survey Reveals Insights Into Event Lead Follow Up appeared first on Certain, Inc.

Event Planners on Tech: Lara Maric, Events Ambassador at IVY


Last but not least, we also ask our members to fill out a feedback survey on their thoughts for the event they just attended. The post Event Planners on Tech: Lara Maric, Events Ambassador at IVY appeared first on. Uncategorized Event Planners on Tech

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Time for Real Behavioral Understanding

Smart Meetings

The key to getting meaningful insights is that surveys be timely and contextual. The badge can alert the event app to send a survey just a minute or two later asking, “Did the session deliver what you wanted, or did you not get what you expected?” Now that is meaningful surveying.

Event Tech of the Week: @EventGeek


Personally I love that we can integrate literally any data source to measure event ROI, including but not limited to crm, ecommerce, surveys, social media and web analytics. This weekly series spotlights a new tech tool that is designed to help make planning events much more seamless.

Capture Important Event Attendee Info With Custom Questions

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After all, you could send a follow-up email or a survey each time someone registers, but there’s no guarantee they’ll respond. Event Tech Event Management Event PlanningEvery event is unique — and so is the way you sign up attendees.

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[NEW EBOOK] Event Management Technology for Dummies


Event Experience Event Marketing Events Feedback & Surveys Finances & Budget Industry Mobile Apps & Event Tech Reporting & ROI Venue SourcingOver the years, it’s become more and more apparent that the meeting and events industry is changing.

Half of Gen Z Wants to Work in Hospitality

Smart Meetings

The importance social media platforms play for Gen Z is made evident in the study, as 49 percent of those surveyed say they get their information from Facebook and 39 percent from official news sites.

How to Engage While You’re Onstage With a Mobile Event App


Using a mobile event app, you have the ability to create session-level surveys your audience can complete right after your session has ended, giving you immediate feedback. At the end of your session, ask your audience to get out their phones, open the app, and complete the survey.

How Not to Be That Person Who Wastes Attendee Time

Smart Meetings

According to a Crowne Plaza Hotel and Resorts survey of 2,000 employees, some people will go to great lengths to avoid attending unproductive meetings. More than a third of respondents (34 percent) say when meetings last too long they tend to shut-off, and almost a quarter of those surveyed (23 percent) say they’ve witnessed another person falling asleep. Make it a tech-free zone. Test your tech. Are your meetings making the most of you guests’ valuable time?

Event Planners on Tech: Ross Easton, Head of Commercial & Hospitality, The SSE Hydro


We send an annual customer satisfaction survey to our club members which helps form the strategy for future developments. Finally, what piece of event tech can’t you live without? If you don’t live in Scotland, you probably don’t know the SSE Hydro arena.

The Top 3 Reasons Event Management Software Users Switch

Capterra Event Management

My latest event management software survey found that a massive 41% of respondents have switched software. According to 43% of survey respondents, the initial software that they chose didn’t have the right features, therefore they had to make a switch.

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Why You Should Use Your Event App for Content Management


Use your event app to create content such as surveys , polls, or session feedback forms—no need for separate audience response technology or those awkward paper handouts. Subscribe to the blog to stay up to date on event tech trends and best practices.

Tips for Corporate Event Planning, Enterprise Marketing, and Getting Event Sponsors

Endless Events

Make Your Post-Event Surveys Work for You. Post-event surveys can be much more than just a measure of whether the audience had fun at your event. Focus on sending the survey at the right time. What new tech have you tried out in your events and which ones do you keep on using?

Protect Your Time in the New Year, No One Else Will

Smart Meetings

technology research firm, completed a survey years back that reveals interruptions account for 28 percemt of the typical career professionals’ workday. We live in an interruption-loaded society, meeting planners, perhaps doubly so.

How to Engage While You’re Onstage With a Mobile Event App


Using a mobile event app, you have the ability to create session-level surveys your audience can complete right after your session has ended, giving you immediate feedback. At the end of your session, ask your audience to get out their phones, open the app, and complete the survey.

How Tech is Shaping the Future of Events


With that in mind, we wanted to dive into how tech is transforming the events industry. Gather surveyed more than 250 industry professionals to gain some insider knowledge about how tech has changed the way they manage events, what social media platforms they use to reach their audiences, and how they were managing events prior to Gather. The post How Tech is Shaping the Future of Events appeared first on Gather

How to Design an Event Sponsorship Package


Recommended Read: Learn how tech company GetWellNetwork saved tens of thousands of dollars by using event app technology. Include the sponsor’s logo and/or mention them in the post-event email or survey sent to attendees. Event Sponsorship Package Basics.

How Event Tech Helped Turn a Conference Into a Global Movement

PCMA Convene

” The first conference opened to a sold-out crowd — and an exit survey found that 80 percent of attendees rated the conference “excellent,” and 85 percent said they planned to return in 2013. She and her team are able to quickly spot trends and preferences via the surveys.

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

Connect Space

As mobile software in event tech improves, more opportunities are available for planners like you to optimize your process and create better event experiences. Mobile software could be the missing link for your event’s success!

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

Smart Meetings

Speaking to planners and suppliers at The Jung Hotel , Mizrahi—an instructor in digital marketing at the University of California, Irvine CE—said that surveys show that the independent workforce, which now consists of some 27 percent of the American population, could increase to 50 percent by 2020.

Learn About Event Safety and Cybersecurity, Event Labor Costing, and More

Endless Events

The latest survey from Lasso shows that various event companies have various strategies for charging clients. Only a select few among those surveyed also charge their customers for lunch and flying-in specialized personnel. Are You Ready for More Event Tech?

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5 Popular Event Game Ideas for Increasing Attendee Engagement & Learning


Measuring Success : In your post-event survey, aim for an average of 4 out of 5 stars in response to the statement: “I feel like I’m walking away from this event with valuable information.”.

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