Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Conference Technologies 102: Mobile Tech for Events

Mobile isn’t an option anymore, it’s a requirement. We live and work in a connected world. No matter how captivating your session is, attendees will be on their phones tweeting and emailing. If you can't beat them, join them. Use this to your advantage by integrating mobile into all aspects of your event. Here’s how to use mobile conference technologies for 3 different purposes.

Friday, February 13, 2015

Conference Technologies 101: Going Above and Beyond Expectations

Holding a successful conference means more than just filling space and getting sponsors. One of the ways many conferences fail their attendees is by ignoring (often simple) ways to enrich their time with technology. Don’t just meet expectations, exceed them.

Friday, January 30, 2015

Highest Rated Corporate Meeting Venues in Las Vegas

There’s a reason Las Vegas means business. According to Cevent, the city has 3 of the world’s largest convention centers and has almost 200 hotels to choose from for corporate events and conferences. It can be time-consuming to find the best corporate meeting venues in Las Vegas, so here’s a narrowed-down list of 5 popular locations (plus a bonus).

Tuesday, December 23, 2014

Social Media and Your Trade Show Technology Strategy

Going hand-in-hand with the rise of mobile, many event trend predictions for 2015 call for heightened skills with social media. You not only need to facilitate it at your events, but you must also expertly incorporate it to capture engaged attendees. And it’s not just about what happens during the show, but what happens before and after.

You’ve heard that before, haven’t you? But how do you actually put that into practice? For those just starting, here’s a beginner’s guide for social media at trade shows. For those who are ready to bring event technology and social media marketing together, here are 6 ideas for exhibit or trade show managers.

Friday, November 21, 2014

The Highest Rated Corporate Meeting Venues in Orlando

Original photo by jimnix on Flickr

In 2013, Cvent evaluated more than 5700 cities and ranked Orlando, FL as the number one meeting destination. With an estimated 245 hotels spread across the city and meeting space of 2,115,982 square feet, Orlando reigns as the most sought-after spot for corporate meetings and events. With a winning combination of accessibility, affordability, value and entertainment, Orlando offers everything you need to make your corporate event a grand success. Here are five of the best choices for corporate meeting venues in Orlando that combine all those things for events of varying sizes.