Top 10 Event Technology Trends for 2021

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In the last two years, due predominantly to the pandemic, the adoption rate of new technology soared. The event planning and events industry is no different. Event Technology Artificial Intelligence Event Trends Virtual Reality Augmented Reality

Leverage Event Technologies to Achieve Corporate Goals

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To harness the power of event technology, it is important to understand how different event technologies can be applied to make your event soar.

MeetGreenChat – Risks Rewards Resilience with Event Technology

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This month’s #MeetGreenChat was all about the risks, rewards, and resilience of event technology. The discussion touched upon a variety of technologies but did not cover it all. What cool technology have you seen at an event you have attended or planned?

Top 10 Reasons Why You Should Embrace Event Technology


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How to Choose Event Technology, Should Cost be the Main Factor?

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Today on the Event Tech Podcast we are talking all about how to choose event technology and why cost should not be the sole deciding factor. Cost is always a factor when planning events but if it shouldn’t be the deciding factor when choosing event tech then what should be?

How to Create Impactful Exhibitions Using Event Technology


Event technology is evolving faster than ever. In the past decade, the events industry has experienced a complete digital transformation. Nowadays, you can’t walk onto a showroom floor without experiencing some of the latest trends in event technology. In this article, we will discuss the important role that event technology plays in organizing successful events. Event Planning

Episode 21: The Event Hustler Show with Jim Louderbeck from VidCon


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New Event Technology Our Experts Are Excited About

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New Event Technology Our Experts Are Excited About. The latest technology trends can improve your events and help you better prove your return on investment (ROI). In the age of the digital transformation, new forms of event tech seem to be popping up nearly every day.

Event Technology: 25 Solutions for Your Virtual Tool Bag


The brand experience agency Cramer’s 2018 Event Technology Landscape includes a whopping 245 event technology providers. Even more impressive is

PSAV Acquires Encore Event Technologies: What It Could Mean for Event and Meeting Planners

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You’ve probably seen the headlines “PSAV Acquires Encore Event Technologies” but don’t know how it affects you. If you are an event or meeting planner you’ve heard of PSAV. This month on January 14th, 2019, PSAV published a press release announcing the purchase agreement for PSAV to acquire Encore Event Technologies. The news makes for shaky ground and uncertainty for meeting and event planners nationwide.

How to Get Attendees Onsite, On Time


You’ve planned it, organized the details, and envisioned your event from start to finish. With our pro tips, you can be confident attendees will show up onsite and on time to every event you’ve worked hard to build. They say, "if you build it, they will come."

How to Pull Off a Large-Scale Hybrid Event


Executing a large-scale event can be fulfilling, but the larger you envision your event, the more effort you need to make it a success. Advanced event planning is paramount to your brand's success.

Tech Tools for Creating Virtual Experiences in a Hybrid World


When you’re planning a hybrid event, you’re designing a cohesive experience for two individual audiences. While one attends in person and another through a screen, a successful hybrid event marries the two, engaging both audiences and creating an equally memorable experience for all.

Blockchain Technology and Events: What Will Change?


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Planning Golf Events: How Event Technology Fuels Design at the Phoenix Open

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For the fourth consecutive year, CORT Events partnered with Waste Management and the the Phoenix Open to provide event design expertise to one of the largest golf tournaments on the PGA Tour. 4 in Scottsdale, Arizona, the event at TPC Scottsdale -Champions Course required various staging areas, including VIP and sponsor areas, catering to over 650,000 attendees. Here’s how they were able to create smart, stylized spaces for event attendees to enjoy throughout the weekend.

Choosing The Right Virtual Platform For Your Event


During every industry event these days you hear the same question: “How do I choose the right virtual tool for my event?” As a planner… Industry Insider #virtualevents event technology

How to Make Networking in a Virtual Setting Actually Engaging


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Get Ready to Explore New Event Technologies at #IMEXpitch


Part of what makes the IMEX Frankfurt so memorable within the events industry is #IMEXpitch, a program designed to showcase start-up companies and their new technology products. Events Event Industry IMEX Industry Events TechnologyAttendees have the opportunity to learn more about five exciting up-and-comers, handpicked by a panel of industry-expert judges that features our own Tara Thomas of The Meeting Pool […].

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5 Benefits of Using a Native Mobile Event App


Do you know the difference between a web-based event application and a native mobile event app? Meetings and Events Hybrid Events Event Technology Live Event Technology Mobile App Hybrid Event Technology

How to Choose the Right Event Tech Provider


But event technology is pretty cool, too! It can make your event planning less stressful, your operations smoother, improve your ROI, and make your post-event research more effective. Classics are classics for a reason.

How to Pivot Back to Virtual: Tips from an Event Tech Provider


Taking a live event virtual isn’t as daunting as it sounds – if you have the correct protocols and event tech partner in place! Meetings and Events Hybrid Events Event Technology Live Event Technology Hybrid Event Technology MeetingPlay Core

Shoflo at techsytalk Virtual Showcase (March 27, 2021)


Our Virtual Showcase is where we feature some of the… Business Event Planning Event Technology TechnologyThis is a clip from the techsytalk Virtual Showcase (on March 27, 2021) featuring Shoflo.

Tips & Tricks to Hosting a Successful Hybrid Event


The MeetingPlay team were the boots on the ground at BizBash at Connect Tampa and are here to give you the inside scoop of what makes a hybrid event successful. Meetings and Events Exhibits and Sponsors Hybrid Events Event Technology Live Event Technology Hybrid Event Technology

Juno at techsytalk Virtual Showcase (March 27, 2021)


Our Virtual Showcase is where we feature some of the… Business Event Planning Event Technology TechnologyThis is a clip from the techsytalk Virtual Showcase (on March 27, 2021) featuring Juno.

GigStream at techsytalk Virtual Showcase (March 27, 2021)


Our Virtual Showcase is where we feature some of the… Business Event Planning Event Technology TechnologyThis is a clip from the techsytalk Virtual Showcase (on March 27, 2021) featuring GigStream.

How to Digitize Event Planning and Never Look Back


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Pivoting Back to Live Events: What Every Planner Needs to Know


Now that we’ve emerged on the other side of the pandemic, the events industry is in a stronger position than ever before, thanks to many new technologies designed to personalize the event experience. Hybrid Events In-person Events Event Technology Live Event Technology

Freeman’s Fuzion Platform Gains Momentum with Leading Event Technology Companies


Freeman, today announced that a founding group of top event technology companies have joined its open product ecosystem, FuzionSM.

Podcast: What Planners Need to Know About Event Technology Now (Episode 117)


Hosts: David Adler, Beth Kormanik. Guest: Adam Parry. In this episode of GatherGeeks, David Adler, C.E.O. of BizBash, and Beth

The Impact Of VR On Virtual Events & Digital Experiences

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And all of this happened thanks to the wonderful opportunities put forward by technology. We saw it with the emergence of virtual event platforms that offered everything from AI matchmaking to virtual booths. VR For Virtual Events: A New Frontier.

Attending a Tech Event? Prepare Yourself with These 5 Tips by @dancarthy2


This is especially true in the technology industry. Of course, tech events are where you get to meet your colleagues and get an insight into what they are currently working on. So, you have to know how to prepare yourself well and take the best out of these events. Take a good look at the event’s keynotes and workshops and compare that to your priorities in the office and your personal ambitions. How do you benefit from that event?

Vaccine Spotlight Webinar: Insights from the Event Industry

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The panel will discuss their own journeys since March 2020, and how they intend to move forward, including vaccination requirements, as the uncertainty of the future in the meetings and events industry continues.

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Eventex Connect announces Liz King Caruso one of the Top 50 Virtual Meetings & Events Innovators


Eventex Connect, the online trade show for virtual meetings and events, announced Liz King Caruso one of the Top 50 Virtual Meetings & Events Innovators in the industry today. Event Planning Event Technology News

Demystifying Engagement: How to connect with your audience


360° Key Takeaways from Liz King Caruso – Events specialist and consultant at Liz King Events Liz King Caruso started her business on Twitter, but after connecting with like-minded individuals via social media, her Twitter account blossomed into a fully-fledged events business.

How to Plan a Great Event without Any Experience [FREE ROADMAP]


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The Approach To Virtual: Not All Tech Is Created Equal

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Over the past few weeks, we’ve been focusing on bringing to the limelight the incredible stories of event profs who fought the pandemic and came out stronger on the other side. And as everyone has seen, there’s a lot of technology out there right now.

The Eventbrite Tools You Didn’t Know You Were Missing


Even if you’re an event hosting pro, there may still be some Eventbrite features you didn’t realize could help make your job easier — and enhance the experience for your guests. Build your event planning toolkit and get […].

The Rising Popularity of Self-Service Production Platforms for Virtual Events


Virtual events are here to stay, and to adapt to this change, event platforms are beginning to offer more self-service production features to help presenters create amazing content, connect to audiences more effectively, and to enhance the overall virtual event experience.

MeetingPlay's Brand Evolution - What We've Learned


Designed with our tech in mind, our new look features the beauty, innovation, and elevated experience we bring to our clients and their event guests. Attendee Experiences In-person Meetings White-Labeling Event Technology Branding

From Button Boxes To Chats: Audience Response Systems Through Time!

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One of the hottest topics in the events industry nowadays is hybrid and virtual audience engagement. But as the Event Tech Podcast highlights today, you can’t really talk about audience engagement without including audience response systems in the conversations.

Hospitality Meets Event Tech: A New Model for Safer Hybrid Events

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A new hybrid event model developed by Marriott and MeetingPlay aims to give attendees a sense of control without compromising safety guidelines. Much of the backlash against event safety protocols has been rooted in the question of […].

Brain Drain: From In-Person Events To Tech Industry

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In this past year, the events industry has been through quite a shakeup. New trends emerged: we embraced hybrid events , put safety first, and saw an incredible surge in event app platforms. Two Types Of Event Tech Companies. Every event is collaboration.

Your Event App Doesn’t Have AI, It Has Predictive Analytics!

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In the last Event Tech Podcast episode, they talked about face recognition technology in events. And since nothing gets tech nerds riled up more than AI, they’ll be talking about AI in event apps today. ” AI In Event Apps: Chatbots.