Articles tagged “aventri”

New Blood at One of Event Tech’s Top Players

New Blood at One of Event Tech’s Top Players

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

As event tech companies look to streamline their platforms, some will look outside the event sector for leaders to help lead the process.

2 weeks ago

Aventri Goes Outside Event Tech for New CEO

Aventri Goes Outside Event Tech for New CEO

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

New leadership comes to Aventri as it continues to battle rival Cvent in the event tech marketplace. Perhaps a view from outside the sector can pay dividends as the tech provider works to further refine its platform.

2 weeks ago

Events Are Personal. Tech Is Not. How the Two Are Reconciling

Events Are Personal. Tech Is Not. How the Two Are Reconciling

Isaac Carey, Skift

Events are held for a reason: Companies know that face-to-face interactions and in-person experiences are vital for business. The only problem is that those things are notoriously hard to measure.

4 months ago

Events Sector Feels Poised for Tech Explosion

Events Sector Feels Poised for Tech Explosion

Isaac Carey, Skift

The future looks good for meetings and events. That was the vibe coming out of IMEX America in Las Vegas last week, even as some planners worry about trade tensions and a looming economic downturn.

4 months ago

Why Technology Isn’t Being Used to Track Engagement at Events

Why Technology Isn’t Being Used to Track Engagement at Events

Isaac Carey, Skift

Ask nearly any event organizer about attendee engagement, and they'll say it's a top priority. Despite this, most have not invested in the right technology to track and analyze attendee behavior.

5 months ago

The Events Industry Has a Blind Spot When It Comes to Attendee Engagement

The Events Industry Has a Blind Spot When It Comes to Attendee Engagement

Isaac, Skift

If you can't first measure engagement, then it's hard to improve it. Digital tracking devices are a good investment for planners and something to add to their toolbox, along with mobile apps and surveys.

5 months ago

Evolving to Meet Event Planner Needs

Evolving to Meet Event Planner Needs

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

An arms race is on in the event technology sector as established players look to take on Cvent while embracing emerging technologies. This is good news for meeting planners and other event professionals, bringing an array of choices to a sector that is consolidated at the top.

2 years ago

Etouches Rebrands for Fresh Start in Crowded Event Tech Ecosystem

Etouches Rebrands for Fresh Start in Crowded Event Tech Ecosystem

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

Aventri may sound kind of like an Italian resort town, but it does stand out among other event technology brands. It's hard to brand a platform that offers a suite of services in a sector defined by individual product offerings. We'll see how this works out, and what companies Aventri acquires in coming years.

2 years ago