What Wireless Technology to Choose for Your Next Event

GEVME

By designing a strong system of wireless Internet connections that works well with your event, you can build a bridge between an audience and an event brand. The key reasons to use wireless technologies at events. Types of wireless technologies for events.

Event Tech Awards – Best Use of Wireless Technology Winner QuickMobile

Event Industry News

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10 Event Tech Trends for 2018

Hubilo Blog

With the technology industry at its peak, 2018 has also seen a lot of updates in event tech trends that have gained widespread acceptance and are expected to last and grow further in the coming years. Here are some of these trends that are literally ruling event tech world this year.

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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. Did you make any New Year’s resolutions? While you can form new habits at any time of the year, accomplishing resolutions you created at such a significant time can feel like a rite of passage.

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11 Event Tech Trends That Shaped 2018

Smart Meetings

Yes, the event business has officially entered the realm of high-tech. Smart Meetings covered all the must-have tech advances this year to help you stay at the top of your game. Here are the 11 event tech trends you don’t want to miss.

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Our Favorite Things From CES 2019 – Event Tech Podcast Episode 1

Endless Events

Welcome to another episode of Event Tech Podcast. Our hosts Brandt Krueger of Event Technology Consulting & Will Curran of Endless Events will be talking about their favorite tech from CES 2019. Now, let’s talk tech. Will Curran : Yeah, so display tech.

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10 Futuristic Travel Tech Products

Smart Meetings

Aware of how unpleasant long hours of travel can be, tech companies are working to alleviate the discomfort, inconvenience and general frustration. Other Delsey Pluggage features include an internal scale, phone charger, fingerprint ID lock, interior light system and wireless speakers.

Top 10 High Tech Hotels Around the World

Smart Meetings

These are 10 of the most high-tech hotels in the world right now. At The Peninsula Hotel of Tokyo, guests indulge in tech perks such as unlimited internet radio with over 3,000 stations, mood lighting pads, nail polish dryers and Skype-compatible wireless phones.

Seven Fabulous Tech Finds Every Planner Needs

Canadian Special Events

the chic wireless speaker from Jawbone, the mobile-lifestyle tech gurus. Event Tech bluetooth pens canadianspecialevents. lumilift digital pen event tech canada gadgets girltech jambox nodpod pico projector tech ideas for plannersDigital Pens.

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8 Event Tech Trends for 2018

Connect Your Meetings

Event tech probably will never replace face-to-face meeting. Howard Tullman, CEO of 1871, a tech co-working, incubator and accelerator space housed in Chicago’s Merchandise Mart says in his Inc. To decipher what might happen next, here’s a look at eight important event tech trends for 2018. Boomset provides self-service check-in kiosks and BlueBooking offers tickets, badges or passes that can scanned with a smartphone, wireless barcode scanner or NFC/RFID reader.

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Breaking: New Apple Products Could Make Juggling Planning and Personal Life Easier

Smart Meetings

AT&T, T-Mobile USA, Verizon Wireless support eSIM currently. News Technology apple apple watch cell cvent device eSIM fast iOS 12 iphone iphone xr meetings mean business mobile new phone series series 4 smartphone Tech technology tim cook watch xr

How To Get Work Done On The Road – #EventIcons Episode 109

Endless Events

WIRELESS TRACKBALL M570. Logitech MX Master Wireless Mouse. Getting work done on the road is hard. Most event profs have experience trying to balance travel with their everyday work and sometimes the two can be difficult to mix. How do you stay in communication with clients?

Make Your Event Wi-Fi Not Suck – #EventIcons Episode 148

Endless Events

We have assembled the relevant information below to help you take advantage of the Federal protections created to preserve your wireless freedom. We have come to a time and place were event Wi-Fi is expected.

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What Do All The AV Labor Positions Do – Whiteboard Wednesday

Endless Events

Show caller, on the other hand, is usually a position that is put at the front of house, you know, the tech table at the front of the room. Video Tech (V2) . Also, usually with the technician, the level twos, A2s, L2s, they’re also usually on wireless headsets.

What Do All The AV Labor Positions Do – Whiteboard Wednesday

Endless Events

Show caller, on the other hand, is usually a position that is put at the front of house, you know, the tech table at the front of the room. Video Tech (V2) . Also, usually with the technician, the level twos, A2s, L2s, they’re also usually on wireless headsets.

Our Best Tips to Finding Engaging Conference Speakers

Endless Events

Using currently tech tools and human touches are a great combination to truly reach your audience. They are Tech-Savvy. An engaging conference speaker is on top of their game as far as the tech world goes and knows what’s up and coming.

Top tools for audience engagement

Plan Your Meetings

Low-tech: Re-evaluate your space. First, let’s start with some of the low-tech trends. High tech. A Catchbox is a soft foam cube with a wireless microphone inside it. Engagement strategies Tech tools engagement participation

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Guide: How to run a Webinar

Attendease

Going through a dry run will also help to see if there are any adjustments needed, including internet stability (cable connections are more stable preferred, compared to wireless), microphone, background noise, timing, notes about the presentation style of your speakers, and more.

Cashless Options Bring Big Money to Events

Smart Meetings

Some of GoCashless’ products also use Verizon Wireless’ network to stay connected, and tack on a monthly or annual fee. If yours is an event where there are things to buy, there’s nothing more frustrating—for attendees and you—than a line snaking up to the ATM.

7 Ways to Make Event Check-in Delightful for Attendees

GEVME

Although it might seem impossible to give individual attention to 5,000+ event guests within a short time period, strong onsite tech can do real magic. Complement your event with advanced tech. There is a huge array of tools that can help you polish check-in through smart tech.

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Translating Headphones Highlight New Google Products

Smart Meetings

A set of premium wireless headphones that can support live language translations is among the new products announced by Google on Wednesday.

5G in the Event Space

PCMA Convene

This fifth generation of wireless network technology is expected to bring faster and more reliable connections. The advent of 5G means better streaming of AR and VR technologies, among other benefits for business events. By Lane Nieset.

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How to Deal With Technology Anxiety

PCMA Convene

It was hard for them to imagine that in the early 1980s, cell-phones didn’t exist, no one had a laptop, and there was no such thing as wireless. Wireless is spotty along Amtrak’s Northeast Corridor on a good day, but that morning there was no connectivity whatsoever for three hours.

7 Mistakes to Avoid When Using Facebook Live at Events

Canadian Special Events

Facebook recommends having access to a 4G connection – otherwise, consider using a portable mobile wireless router instead. Article courtesy of Eventsforce. It’s official.

Colleges & Universities to Meet in the Southeast

Unique Venues

Georgia Tech offers meeting spaces that come equipped with the latest in technology and with wireless internet included. The thrill of going back to school is not just for kids.

Things We Love – Edition 14

Canadian Special Events

With on-the-go charging and wireless syncing to Snapchat, you’ll never miss a moment. Farm Fresh Spa Experience Tin. Lending an all-new meaning to “farm fresh,” this homegrown kit foffers handcrafted products for a soothing spa experience.

15 Ways to Use Beacons to Support the Event Experience

Quickmobile

After winning “ Best Use of Wireless Technology ” at the Event Tech Awards, we thought we would share some interesting use cases for beacons technology that we have seen at meetings and events. Sure we could talk about heat mapping and traffic flows, but in this post we want to focus on some innovative ways to use beacons in support of the event experience. How Beacons Work.

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Save Your Hybrid Event from Epic Fail with These 24 Insights

Planning Pod

Roles similar to this “Virtual Liaison” can include Event Tech Expert, Social Media Coordinator and Digital Concierge. Use event tech to involve virtual participants in your sessions. How tech savvy is your audience?

First Hotel Opens On Iconic Tempe Town Lake

Eventinterface

The meeting space features the latest in high-tech equipment and offers an on-site business center. The AC Library serves as a central work area for guests, offering complimentary computers, wireless printing and two private media salons.

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How To Live Stream Your Event – Whiteboard Wednesday

Endless Events

So, what we’re going to be talking about, is when you go from your live stream with your phone, and using your great camera, the next step, level up, for you, is to take your phone and to add some cool tech to it. So what cool tech am I talking about?

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Hyatt’s San Antonio Properties Boast Major Renovations

Smart Meetings

Meeting rooms have been modernized with advanced lighting, state-of-the-art reader boards, the latest in audiovisual technology and high-tech special effects. They’re both Hyatt luxury properties in San Antonio with plenty of attractive amenities and more than 100,000 sq.

Six Tips for Getting the Wi-Fi You Need

PCMA Convene

Meeting professionals, on the other hand, may have groaned about yet another bandwidth-hungry device soon to be in the hands of attendees — making for even trickier wireless service at event venues, especially hotels, where pricing and service speeds can be all over the map.

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Event Heroes: How to Curate a VIP Event Experience

Bizzabo

This month we interviewed David Campbell of Stableview Tech—one of the largest gatherings of tech investors, entrepreneurs, business leaders and innovators in Canada. You're interacting a lot with investors and with leadership from these different tech companies.

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Overlooked smart tools for onsite productivity

Plan Your Meetings

Setting up your base or office onsite comes with a variety of simple tech challenges that vary from venue to venue—connecting to the net, printers and securing enough power plugs for all of your essential devices. Even the battery and wireless charging base continue to function perfectly.

6 Tips for Getting the Wi-Fi You Need

PCMA Convene

Meeting professionals, on the other hand, may have groaned about yet another bandwidth-hungry device soon to be in the hands of attendees — making for even trickier wireless service at event venues, especially hotels, where pricing and service speeds can be all over the map.

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Event Technology Upgrades You’ll Need in 2018

Cvent

This wireless event technology has already become a standard across popular music festivals around the world. This event tech trend turns your attendees into photographers and event promoters. Recent technology trends have completely changed the face of the MICE industry.

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San José: Where Innovation and Excitement Meet

Smart Meetings

In the heart of Silicon Valley, it’s home to some of the world’s most innovative tech companies and inspiring business leaders. But there’s more to this future-ready city than high tech and cutting edge, and meeting planners are making the connection.

FEATURE FRIDAY: Fall Event Lineup + Intrepid Museum NYC Event Venue

Boomset

As the year winds down, event professionals are only getting started on holiday parties and all the great things in store for the event community in the new year ahead.

{SPONSORED POST} A Visit to the Newly Renovated @MarriottGTown

techsytalk

Simple checkin, lots of work spaces with free wifi and all the essentials (wireless chargers, snacks and drinks). From a tech perspective, how much better could it get? Just before all the inauguration craziness in Washington, D.C.,

Things We Love

Canadian Special Events

TECH SAVVY. wireless range. A collection of little gems we love and we think you will too.

Things We Love

Canadian Special Events

TECH SAVVY. wireless range. A collection of little gems we love and we think you will too.

There’s a World of New Reasons to Meet in Chattanooga

Cvent

The neighborhood is anchored by the Westin Hotel, which features ample high-tech meeting rooms and 260 guest rooms filled with those luxurious, heavenly beds. You can enjoy high-tech Alexa voice command service (appropriately renamed “Eddie”) in every room.

The 4 Worst Things That Need To Stop At Events

Capterra Event Management

EventPilot has created a calculator that spits out the monetary and CO2 costs for using paper over tech at events. Event management is far from a stagnant space. In just the past year , we’ve seen the event space go cashless, distribute digital swag bags, and invest in crowd streaming.