Event technology is on the rise. From basic event tech tools such as event website, event registrations and ticketing to Virtual Reality, Wearable Technology and Artificial Intelligence, planners have started to embrace event technology to optimize the planning process and the overall event experience in general.
But, did you know where it all began? What marked the beginning of virtual events? Or what lead to the development of mobile ticketing? Here’s a fun way to brush up on that event tech general knowledge. Get started with this event-tech trivia!
Q1. Teleconferencing was one of the most initial forms of virtual meetings. Which was the first company to invest in developing teleconferencing?
Q2. What is the name of the social media giant Facebook owned tech company specializing in VR?
Q3. This AI robot, a Saudi Arabian citizen has already been a keynote speaker at multiple events across the world.
Q5. It is the 'Internet of Things' era in the events industry. But do you know who coined the term?
Q6. Which German company introduced its first mobile scanner that ultimately lead to the rise of mobile ticketing as we know it today?
Q7. Which sports event recently had a record setting drone show with more than 1200 drones in its opening cermony?
Q8. This is one of the most popular, globally known events dedicated entirely to event technology.
Q9. What is apple’s recent guideline that disrupted the event app industry?
Q10. What recently formed association focuses solely on the role of women involved in event technology?