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Satisfy Your Craving For a Successful Mobile Event App

You want to go mobile, great! But choosing a mobile event app provider can be tricky. There are so many options out there it can be overwhelming. Are you new to the field and not sure what to look for in a mobile event app? Or maybe you’re unhappy with your current app provider and looking to switch, but you’re wary of making the wrong choice? Whatever your reason for evaluating mobile event app providers, we understand your concerns.

More information: https://blog.cvent.com/events/satisfy-craving-successful-mobile-event-app/

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What IS the Power of Live Events?

You might have noticed that we think the Power of Live Events is a pretty big deal. But what is it? And why is it important?

In today’s busy world, it can feel like technology has taken over. But really, the value of face-to-face interactions is greater than ever. The Power of Live Events happens when you combine modern event technology and in-person experiences to promote and engage attendees.

More information: https://blog.cvent.com/events/power-live-events/

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30 Event Planning Apps That Will Actually Save You Time

Event planning apps abound on the App Store and on Google Play. To be profitable in today’s hospitality industry, it’s crucial to be up-to-date on the technology that’s available to us. There are many apps available now that can help event planners become more efficient in their day-to-day tasks. Here are the top 30 apps out there that can help make your event a real success!

More information: https://www.socialtables.com/blog/event-technology/event-planning-apps/

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6 Ways Virtual Attendance is Changing the Face of Events

Virtual reality might not be a widespread staple of the events industry yet, but it will be in the next decade. In fact, it’ll be one of the hottest trends in events before we even know it. So while the use of VR is still pretty limited in our industry, here are six ways that virtual attendance is going to be a big player sooner rather than later.

More information: https://www.socialtables.com/blog/event-technology/virtual-attendance-events/

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The Ultimate Event App Features Checklist

Every event app provider is going to be different. From creating a social stream, including games and more, monitoring all of it can be difficult. Use this checklist to make sure you have all the essential features you need to make your event experience personalized and extraordinary.

More information: https://blog.hubilo.com/ultimate-event-app-features-checklist/

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3 Ways to Utilize Mobile Apps at Higher Ed Events

It’s not a secret that mobile engagement is crucial for success at meetings and events. It’s also a great away for planners in higher education to connect better with their young smart-phone obsessed students and their busy, professional alumni alike.

More information: https://www.aventri.com/blog/3-ways-to-utilize-mobile-apps-at-higher-ed-events

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Tech Tuesday: 5 Engaging Technologies to Implement at Your Next Event

Planners are constantly looking for new and exciting ways to engage with their attendees and make their lives a little less chaotic at events. Well look no further! We have curated a list of five products to use at your next event that will attract and excite attendees. From making networking easy and organized, to keeping attendees hooked on the words of your keynote speaker, the technologies listed below are simple to implement but will create a big impact while onsite and beyond!

More information: https://www.aventri.com/blog/tech-tuesday-5-engaging-technologies-to-implement-at-your-next-event

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4 Artificial Intelligence Technology Trends You Should Explore

Good events aim to deliver experiences tailored to individual attendee needs and interests, and new technology like artificial intelligence (AI) is helping lead the way to more personalized events. AI is often seen as the future of technology, the world, and the event industry. The impact of AI technology on event planning has already begun with features like chatbots, virtual reality (VR), and AI matchmaking.

More information: https://www.aventri.com/blog/4-artificial-intelligence-technology-trends-you-should-explore-1

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How to Incorporate the 7th Sense –Virtual Reality—Into Your Next Event

In last week’s Technology Tuesday’s post, we discussed virtual reality (VP) as an artificial intelligence trend in the event industry. But virtual reality is more than a trend. With companies like Google, Sony, HP, Microsoft, Apple, and Disney implementing VP into their businesses, virtual reality is here to stay. In this post, we provide a guide for implementing virtual reality at your next event.

More information: https://www.aventri.com/blog/incorporate-the-7th-sense-virtual-reality-into-your-next-event

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Five Less-Than-Obvious Mistakes You Might Be Making With Your Event Tech

There’s no such thing as a mistake-free event, though some mistakes are bigger than others. Here are a few subtle tech blunders you might be making with your own events — you might not even know you’re making them.

Everyone makes mistakes — even the most seasoned event planner. The difference between people who succeed in the event management field and those that don’t isn’t that the former does things perfectly.

More information: https://blog.hubilo.com/five-mistakes-event-tech/

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Live-Streaming and User-Generated Content: What it Means for Your Event?

When tech geeks say that the world has become a global village, they are not exaggerating. Though the digital revolution seems to have begun just yesterday, it has actually advanced beyond measures.

In the past few years, we the Homo Sapiens have indeed made the world a small village with seamless outreach, accessibility and connectivity across the globe.

More information: https://blog.hubilo.com/live-streaming-event/

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10 Audience Engagement Tools for 2018

Events in the current scenario are all about that unique experience that attendees can remember and talk about for months to come. A memorable event experience is one of the biggest assets with regard to achieving event success.

The question here is; how exactly do you do that? How do you make sure that your attendees remember your event? The answer;audience engagement.

More information: https://blog.hubilo.com/10-audience-engagement-tools-2018/

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Virtual Meetings: 82 (Best) Tools, Ideas and Tips

Virtual meetings can be a cost-saving or revenue-generating option as an event planner. But only if you have the right tools and know-how.

When it comes to virtual meeting event tech, there are several categories and types of tools you can use. We’ve looked at a lot of them (correction TONS of them) in this post and given you our top selections in each category (along with additional suggestions).

More information: https://www.eventmanagerblog.com/virtual-meetings

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QuickMobile: The Security-focused Event App [Review]

QuickMobile by Cvent is an event app with 50 configurable features and enterprise-grade security. Here is our review.

QuickMobile: What Is It?

QuickMobile offers feature-rich, fully-branded event apps for meetings, conferences, and exhibitions. The event apps are built on a highly secure, enterprise-grade platform that aligns with any corporate mobile strategy. This makes the single and multi-event apps a good choice for enterprise and security-conscious clients.

More information: https://www.eventmanagerblog.com/quickmobile-event-app

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17 Event Technology Trends That Will Transform Your Event Today

1. Facial Recognition

Whether part of a standalone app or deployed through an existing app infrastructure, facial recognition will impact guest management on several levels including security and crowd management with check-in and registration. As this technology delves into the heart of many challenging problems of modern events, it should be on the priority list of the modern event professional.

 

More information: https://www.eventmanagerblog.com/event-technology#trends

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5 Engaging Technologies to Implement at Your Next Event

Planners are constantly looking for new and exciting ways to engage with their attendees and make their lives a little less chaotic at events. Well look no further! We have curated a list of five products to use at your next event that will attract and excite attendees. From making networking easy and organized, to keeping attendees hooked on the words of your keynote speaker, the technologies listed below are simple to implement but will create a big impact while onsite and beyond!

More information: https://blog.etouches.com/tech-tuesday-5-engaging-technologies-to-implement-at-your-next-event

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HOW TO MEASURE AUDIENCE ENGAGEMENT AT PROFESSIONAL EVENTS

How can you measure the impact of an event on your audience? Is it even possible? Read on to unlock the secrets of audience engagement and how to measure it.

“Audience engagement” might seem like a buzz word used one too many times. But actually, it’s proof that your event strategy produced a tangible return on investment. We sometimes tend to measure it based on our gut feeling when in fact—like other event metrics—it can be put into numbers using hard data.

More information: https://blog.bizzabo.com/how-to-measure-audience-engagement-at-professional-events

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VIRTUAL AND AUGMENTED REALITY: WHAT EVENT ORGANIZERS MUST KNOW

VR and AR are leading the charge in creating unique and singular experience for attendees. As the use cases and accessibility of this technology continues to expand, we should expect to see VR and AR make an even larger impact in the years to come. This blog post looks to educate the reader on the recent developments of this technology and how it has already influenced the event space.

More information: https://blog.bizzabo.com/virtual-and-augmented-reality-for-event-organizers

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THE EVENT TECHNOLOGY LIFECYCLE: YOUR GUIDE TO EVERY STEP

In this post we’ll take a look at how technology can help you drive success at every stage of the event lifecycle: before, during and after events.

Your event strategy, like any marketing campaign, is cyclical.

It’s built on the premise of: build, measure, learn and build again. Each event is an opportunity to improve off of the previous one. To flourish in the hearts and minds of your attendees and to conquer your campaign KPIs.

More information: https://blog.bizzabo.com/event-technology-lifecycle

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The New Era of Event Technology

I am not sure if you noticed, but things are changing pretty fast in event technology. Nobody seems to say anything about it. The perfect scenario to drop a very, very long post on you with an analysis of what the hell is happening.

It seems times are mature enough to sit down and look back at the past couple of years and ahead to the next two, to understand what is happening.

More information: https://www.eventmanagerblog.com/the-new-era-of-event-technology