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Planners Prepare for 6 Shifts in Mobile Solutions in 2014

With the number of active cell phones reaching 7.3 billion this year, according to Silicon India and Gartner predicting that tablet shipments will outstrip PCs by 72% in 2016, is it any wonder... read more

The Pressures and Promises of Second Screen Technology

With an estimated 80% of conference attendees having smartphones at their disposal, is it any wonder they are constantly distracted by them? Now smartphones and tablets have a cool name when it comes... read more

7 Smart Ways to Help Your Attendees Write Great Social Posts

Whether you rent iPads for attendees or rely on the use of their smartphones, most of your event's exposure to the virtual world will be within the social postings at your conference. In a recent blog... read more

Is Technology STILL Missing from Your Meetings? Look at the Seven Ways it can Help Your Meeting Grow

Technology -- if used correctly --- should provide positive impact to every area of your event from registration to feedback. It is meant to save time, resources and amplify content. Yet,... read more

A Walk Down Memory Lane: The 30-Year Evolution of Meeting Technology

Even though the technology landscape has changed much since the introduction of the PC in 1981, have you ever considered the rapidity of this change and how it might evolve in the meetings industry?... read more

How TED is Changing the Speaker Selection Process

TED (Technology, Entertainment and Design) is a conference formed to disseminate "ideas worth spreading." Over a four day period, 50 speakers each take up an 18-minute slot about their message.... read more

Professional Attendees Plus Trade Show Exhibitors = ROI and Lead Generation? Not Exactly

It used to be that event organizers handled all the planning, execution, and logistics of a meeting and left the rest of the coordination to the executive and sales team. However, in... read more

4 Meeting Trends that Will Dominate the Second Half of 2012

Can you believe it? 2012 is almost half over and most meeting planners have had a good start in the new year. Meetings are up. Hotel occupancy is on the rise. And for the first time in a long time,... read more

Sold-Out Conference with Happy Attendees and Sponsors! Learn How To Do It

On May 29-31, The Wall Street Journal's "D: All Things Digital" conference was held in Rancho Palos Verdes, a suburb of LA. This conference attracted big name speakers such as:  Larry Ellison, CEO of... read more

Do Tight Budgets and Sustainable Practices Go Together?

  AND   Everyone in the meetings industry wants to go green, but many think sustainable practices such as a paperless conference are just not doable because of the cost. Here are 6 innovative and... read more

Looking for New Event Apps? Here are 8 that will Make Your Event Great!

Feeling overwhelmed by your technology options when planning a meeting or event? You are not alone! With the ever-changing pace of technological choices and applications, it can leave the... read more

10 Ways to Green Your Next Meeting or Event

With Earth Day approaching in a few weeks, many event planners are thinking of ways to green their meetings without breaking the budget. American Express recently polled meeting planners and suppliers... read more

How to Build More Interactive and Interesting Meetings

BizBash Magazine ran a story called  "The 14 Most Innovative Meetings" in their Spring 2011 edition. Lets highlight 3 of the 14 events, with an added twist, of additional interactive technology tool... read more

Additional RFP Considerations When Using Interactive Technology Tool Rentals

Your RFP is set and you are about to send it off to the Audio Visual vendors of your choice. It is the same template you have used for years, so why fix something that isn't broken, right? Wrong!... read more

16 Great Reasons to Rent Tablet PCs for Your Next Meeting and Trade Show

Do you want to rent iPads or Tablet PCs for your next event, but don't know how to pitch it to the boss? Below are 16 uses of this mobile technology that make sense at meetings and trade shows.... read more

Wi-Fi Internet Access - THE Most Important Amenity for Hotels (and Events)

According to an October 2011 TripAdvisor survey of 1,250 US travelers and 620 hotel owners and managers, 54% of travelers canceled reservations at a hotel because they found better amenities at a... read more

Interactive Technology Tools and Techniques from A to Z (Part 2)

On Monday, we covered the interactive technology tools meeting planners can explore and use from A to M. Today's blog is dedicated to the latter half of the alphabet, N to Z. NEAR FIELD COMMUNICATION... read more

Want to Rent iPads for Your Next Conference? Overcome the 4 Major Obstacles

It seems as if tablet technology is everywhere, but for some reason, it isn't integrated into your meetings yet. So, what is holding you back? Below are common obstacles most meeting planners face... read more

The 5 Biggest Fears of Event Planners and How to Overcome Them (Part 2)

On Wednesday, Fears Part 1, we tackled attendance fears (both no people or too many) and keeping the networking interesting and fresh. Today, we will help you understand how to keep your attendees... read more

4 Big No No's When Planning a Meeting

You schedule meetings and events on a monthly, quarterly, or yearly basis with the intent to keep the attendee engaged and interested in the topics presented. However, in all the hustle and bustle... read more