With the roll out of the coronavirus vaccine and 2020 finally coming to an end, many people are feeling more optimistic than ever, and much of that optimism is geared toward the event industry’s recovery. And while everyone is ready for the return to live events, one thing 2020 has taught us is that virtual […]
Wouldn’t it be amazing to find a virtual event activity that kept your attendees immersed in your event, gave back to worthy causes, and was just plain fun? Well, guess what. There is such a fantastic thing, and it’s called the Great Virtual Giveback Game Show! Our team was lucky enough to preview this incredible […]
After months of living through a global pandemic, most people are becoming accustomed to participating in online meetings or events. So for many, Zoom meetings are a standard part of their lives at this point. But even after communicating with people virtually for this long, one unpleasant fact remains: virtual fatigue is real. Spending all […]
Due to the massive increase of virtual and hybrid meetings brought on by the global pandemic, corporate event planners are now facing newfound challenges involved with presenting events on a virtual platform. Even people who have merely attended an online meeting can probably tell you some of the common pitfalls one must navigate when hosting […]
Recently, I attended Cvent CONNECT Virtual, joining over 35,000 other meeting and event professionals in order to learn more about our recovering industry. After attending several breakout sessions, one stood out in my mind: “Understanding Your Virtual Attendees—The Antidote to Virtual Fatigue.” During the event, the presenter dove into how difficult it can be to […]
Engaging employees at home isn’t something we’ve had to worry about before. COVID-19, the novel coronavirus that has penetrated the entire globe, has shifted the way we work, learn, engage, and network. With bans on gatherings over ten people and many states and municipalities enacting shelter-in-place orders, the ability to gather together with our colleagues for […]
Smart Badges Make Networking Easy at Meetings and Events Let’s face it—for many people, networking at events or meetings is a daunting task filled with a lot of awkward conversation. Most of the time, meeting attendees only get a name and maybe a business card from people they mingle with at a networking event. It’s […]
Obsessed with Immersion by Ronan Vance originally posted to LinkedIn. I subscribe to a number of daily email newsletters because I am innately curious (and due to a case of FOMO when it comes to those organizations and individuals I find most informative and influential). Usually, I just scan them for highlights, but there is…
Event Chatbots are one of the most cost-effective and efficient ways to communicate with your meeting attendees. Let us help you boost attendee engagement.
Inspired and motivated! That’s how we feel after attending the Cvent Connect Technology Conference last month. Held in Las Vegas, thousands of meeting and corporate event planning professionals came together. Not only did they discuss how cutting-edge technology can enhance attendee engagement within the meeting and event experience, but they also talked about how to push […]
Facial recognition at events can be used for registration, security and improve your event social media.
The meetings and event industry technologies that we’ve only dreamt about previously are now becoming commonplace.
Artificial intelligence technology is available right now to help and it doesn’t matter if you are a large company or a small business, this technology can be implemented easily and cost-effectively.
Social media is a powerful tool for any meeting or event planner today. Here’s some social media tips for before, during and after your event!
Taking a sustainable approach can make the time more rewarding for your company and for your attendees. Here are 7 ways to help make your next event eco-friendly.
The true testament to a successful event is an engaged audience, but in reality, it can sometimes be a bit difficult to achieve.
To understand what your attendees thought about your event, all you have to do is ask. Chatbots and kiosks can address problems in real time.
Event trends that drive attendee engagement. Identify what’s trending and how you can fit it in at your next event or meeting plans.
Focus on new trends that emerge to take changing technology and society into account in order to deliver the best experiences possible.
Technology Incentive Travel – Incentive travel is one industry that can be improved by investing and incorporating the right and most relevant technology.