As the year is ending we have come across various new trends and technology news for event industry professionals. With the holiday season going on, there were several festival events tech news in the talk as well as Christmas parties highlights.
December is the month of snow and lights and decoration and festivities where several entertainment and festival events happen. A lot of entertainment events have also started using the event tech making increasing the attendees and engaging them as well.
Not drifting from the subject let’s have a look at what was technologically trending in the events industry for the month of December.
1. EventFAQs — Exhibitions — The Important Economic Tool for SMEs
With the fast-growing Indian exhibitions industry, it has been factually observed that exhibitions are the most effective marketing tools for the SME sector. With the support of Government and various initiatives, this can be leveraged for the Nation’s Development.
Let’s have a look at some of the facts and how Exhibitions can be leveraged as a tool for SME’s. Read here.
2. EventPlanner.TV — How to Qualify Your Attendees and Accept the Best Ones
Having more attendees at your events is always bliss for the event organiser. But sometimes, for certain business-related events, quality of attendees also matter. It signifies the importance of events and how it impacts on the event ROI.
Here’s an amazing article to find out how you can qualify for attendees for an event. Read here.
3. Event Industry News — ETL Replay: Building Impactful VR & AR marketing campaigns
Event Tech always impacts the success and ROI of the events. There is way more to event technology and how it impacts the various other campaigns related to that event. Here’s an amazing video which discussed how VR and AR can for event marketing campaigns.
4. YourStory — From a pay cheque of Rs 16,000 to Rs 8 crore in revenue: here’s how Hubilo did it in 4 years
There have been many event vendors that came in the news lately and have started off ventures for the event industry. YourStory covered an amazing startup story of an event management software company named Hubilo. To know more, read here.
5. Successful Meetings — What Industry Influencers Expect to See in 2019
Event industry has witnessed the extreme revolution of event technologies. Several new techs and other event trends have come around in the even industry raising the expectations of event professionals.
Here’s an amazing article on what are the expectations of event influencers for the year 2019. Read here.
6. Associations Now — TIPS FOR MORE PRODUCTIVE MEETINGS
Improving productivity at meetings can really help in improving the events and make them more successful helping in maximizing the event ROI. Event professionals over the time have been providing various tips to improve the productivity of meetings.
7. Skift — Interactive Technology for Events Becomes Greater Priority
Technology at events has been a big hit for the event organisers in increasing the engagement and bringing in a more relevant audience. Also, it helps in making attendee engagement much better. Let’s see how interactive tech has taken up a more prior place in event organiser’s list.
8. TSNN -THREE WAYS TO GENERATE MEDIA COVERAGE AT YOUR NEXT EVENT
Event marketing is as useful and essential to the organisers as any other part of planning the event. Media coverage is a crucial aspect of hosting an event for event branding and to reach out to the maximum audience.
Here are amazing 3 ways to get media coverage at your next event. Read here.
9. Forbes — The 3 Phases of Networking: What to Do Before, During and After an Event
Event organisers plan event with various motives and one of the crucial and common in all events is attendee networking and engagement. There are aspects of networking at events like when with whom and how. This article perfectly captures the when’s of the event networking. Read here.
10. Smart Source — Technology Recap — 2018’S Most Popular Trends
With appreciating to what a great year event-wise was 2018, here are the most successful tech trends. Read here.