Event Tech Blog

We specialise in demystifying event technology so that you can focus on doing what you do best; managing your events. Looking for more information relating to event technology? Try our blog or feel free to get in touch.

For 23 years we have been recognised by our clients as a ‘go-to’ agency for event creative and technology due to our  solid understanding of the needs of professional conference organisers, associations and events.

Our services include graphic design, mobile event apps®, audience engagement tools, event technology, website design, email marketing, online surveys, online submission and proceedings portals.

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Best Practices for Session and Event Evaluation

Evaluating your sessions and events enables you to gather valuable insights from your attendees, sponsors and exhibitors. In the competitive ...
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Mobile Event App Usage Rates are Soaring

Year on year, adoption and Mobile Event App Usage Rates are Soaring in the Mobile Event App industry! This is ...
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TWITTER HASHTAGS VS @ MENTIONS

@MENTIONS @invisage - @mentions are for talking to someone. These show up in your timeline, your followers see them, and they ...
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Embracing New Meetings and Events

Technology combined with social change has caused a revolution in the way we plan, execute and attend meetings and events ...
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4 Tips on Event App development

TIP 1. FEATURES AND PLATFORMS Determine what must-have features you require and what features your attendees expect from your Event App ...
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Apps are too expensive for our events!

I know at first glance the cost of native app development may seem high but when you compare the cost ...
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Engaging your Event Participants

Engaging your event audience through real-time response technology

For anyone who has managed a meeting or provided a presentation to a group, mobile tech distraction is an increasingly ...
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Event Technology – How can it add value to your events

Tech tools that generate revenue for your event

We all know the phrase, ‘nothing in life is free except for the air we breathe’. Well unfortunately this is ...
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Every Association needs an app

Event Apps have been in the business events industry for quite a few years now and event planners now have ...
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Providing exhibitors with more than qualified leads

It is no secret that exhibitors attend events in order to find new business, re-establish existing relationships and demonstrate products ...
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Scare tactics from mobile app vendors

Whenever there is a new version of a mobile operating system being released there are always high expectations and concerns ...
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How Secure is your Event App

What’s on everyone’s mind lately?? App security!!

Recently, the event industry has taken notice concerning security within mobile apps based on an article concerning the RSA mobile ...
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Tweetwall Escalates Participation

Nearly all of our clients use # tags at their events in order to engage the audience and promote active ...
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Collaboration 2.0: Death of the Web Conference (As We Know It)

This new study from Ovum and join.me by LogMeIn is based on a survey of over 3,900 full time professionals ...
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Benefits of creating a Social Network for your Event

There's a lot of fuss surrounding social media these days. If you still haven't jumped on the bandwagon and aren't ...
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The Holy Grail – a year-round mobile Event App

Why have a mobile Event App?

This is a question that I use to get when we first started in 2009 when everyone was still using ...
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Event Tech WayFinders

Event Tech WayFinders

Due to the need to enhance the live attendee experience, the value of mobile devices for events has increased immensely ...
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Email Marketing for Events – Part 2

Email Marketing for Events – Part 2

Following on from the Article published in the December edition of MiceTalk. Email marketing is in my opinion, hands-down, one of ...
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Email Marketing for Events – Part 1

Email Marketing for Events – Part 1

I was speaking with a client recently in relation to effective marketing tools that can be utilised in order to ...
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iBeacon for Events, floor analytics, indoor location and more

iBeacon for Events, floor analytics, indoor location and more…

What is iBeacon? iBeacon is Apple’s implementation of Bluetooth low-energy (BLE) wireless technology to create a different way of providing location-based ...
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Web HTML5 or Native Event Apps

Web, HTML5 or Native Event Apps?

I would like to clear up some apparent confusion regarding mobile Event App development. A mobile website is not an app, ...
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Pre Event Marketing and Engagement Tools

Pre Event Marketing and Engagement Tools

Video Internet video is widely used in society, is growing rapidly and has great opportunities for use in the events industry ...
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Innovative 'e-Experience' solution for your posters

Innovative ‘e-Experience’ solution for your posters

What is it? Posters play a major part in any research and teaching summit and professional event, providing a great way ...
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How to select your EventTech

How to select your Event Tech

In our business I am often asked or required (mostly just enjoy doing it) to review and assess new and ...
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The Holy Grail – a year-round mobile Event App

The Holy Grail – a year-round mobile Event App!!

Ok, ok, having a year round mobile app may not be the Holy Grail to some – but to event ...
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METHODS TO INCREASE EVENT APP USE.

METHODS TO INCREASE EVENT APP USE

Introduction A mobile app for your event (trade show, convention, meeting, festival, etc) can be useful, valuable, and fun for attendees ...
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How Secure is your Event App

How Secure is your Event App?

The mobile world is continuing its rapid transformation and we are fast becoming reliant on our mobile devices for almost ...
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WHY NATIVE APPS

WHY NATIVE APPS? TURN ON AIRPLANE MODE

Download a Native app and a web based html5 app and have a play with both. Put your device in ...
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Event Technology – How can it add value to your events

Event Technology – Adding value to your events?

Due to the need to enhance the live attendee experience, the value of mobile devices for events has increased immensely ...
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Engaging your Event Participants

Engaging your Event Participants

Event managers have always realised the value of building an event around an audience and their needs. An audience is ...
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iBeacon for Events

iBeacon for Events

iBeacon for Events, floor analytics, indoor location and more… Once again Apple has triggered an event-industry innovation streak. Its iBeacon—a small ...
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