Event technology has a great impact on its users as well as the readers. With a new feature or a tech or a trend coming out in the event industry, event professionals sometimes miss out on a few things.
So here we are with another monthly roundup blog, presenting you with the top 10 picks from the last month’s event industry news covering the major changes, events, blogs, and videos.
September month has seen a great contribution of technology in the event sector and various issues and aspects being addressed of the event and meeting industry.
Let’s have a look at the top 10 picks from the month of September:
1.Velvet Chainsaw — Time Capsules, Time Machines And Evolution Of Traditional Meeting Planners
The article here has covered the essence of conference and meeting planning depicting it in two forms — time capsule and a time machine. Capsule highlighting the past practices and preserving them while the capsule is a glimpse of the future of conference and event industry.
Innovation and ideas for the growth of business conferences have been also covered.
For more information, read here.
2. EventMB — 12 Clever Ways AV Can Transform Your Event Venue
Event Tech has played around immensely with the event industry bringing around changes impressing the event professionals globally.
With the use of Event Tech not only the entire system of event planning and organsiation has been simplified but also the event venues have been dramatically transformed. With the following article, you can find out how.
To know the clever ways of venue transformation, read here.
3. EventPlanner Net — How to Use Instagram Stories to Promote Your Event
Social media is a channel for news to travel around the globe. Within a few second of upload, if hashtags can get famous, why not use such medium to help promote your event. With the perks of saving stories, going LIVE and its own TV, Instagram is a blend of all.
Event promotion just got a lot efficient with all these.To know how to promote the event with insta stories, read here.
4. Associations Now — 3 TIPS TO BEST DETERMINE THE ROI OF YOUR MEETING
Meeting success depends on the event ROI. Event planners and organisers work hard round the clock to implement unique ways for attendees to interact and even attract more attendees to the event. Event Tech also plays a vital role in maximizing the event ROI.
Let’s check out how! Read here.
5. Event Industry News — CWT Meetings & Events Research: Meetings and Events Demand to Rise 5–10% in 2019
Meetings Industry undoubtedly is growing at a rapid pace with an increase in demand every year. Statistics and facts give us better knowledge to figure out the trends in the industry. This study by CWT is a great piece of research covering the major regions and angles for calculating the statistics.
To know more, read here.
6. The MICE blog — INFLUENCER MARKETING: THE BIGGEST MARKETING SHIFT OF THE DECADE
Influencer marketing has been the talk amongst the industry professional for a while now. It has certainly revolutionized the way traditional event marketing used to work. With a change in technology within the industry, influencer marketing is the next big change being witnessed by the event professionals.
To find about the major shift and its effect, read here.
7. Event FAQ’s — India’s First Global Mobility Showcase Put into Motion by Showtime Events
The MOVE Summit hosted by NITI Aayog definitely was in news for the days around the event. To highlight the innovations, tech revolution and how it has been incorporated to improvise the transportation facility, Global Mobility Summit was held in New Delhi.
Visited by high officials and dignitaries, including the Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi; he was introduced to future plans of improving the global mobility paradigm.
To have an in-depth knowledge about the event GMS 2018, read here.
8. Event Marketer — AUGMENTED REALITY: THE DO’S AND DON’TS OF USING AR IN EVENTS
With a new technology comes a manual to operate it as well. Although, Augmented Reality isn’t a new event tech, yet there are certain do’s and don’ts applied to it as well. When using AR in events, business conferences or exhibitions, one must have a full idea of how to leverage this tech.
To know more, read here.
9. Meetings and Convention — 30 Seconds to Smart: How Important Are Wellness Initiatives to Attendees?
Most of the meeting professionals are leaned towards leading a healthy life. Wellness initiatives for them and even for the attendees at the event help in bringing awareness. A survey conducted by Meetings and Convention highlights the thought process of what event professionals and planners think about wellness.
To watch the video, click here.
10. Hello Endless — Are Networking Events Worth It for Your Business?
Networking events are a golden opportunity for attendees to meet up with people, influencers, speakers and form professional as well as personal connections. But there is more to such events, various pros, and cons, from gaining social media attention to bearing the expenses of the event.
Have a look at all the pros and cons here.