Articles tagged “event technology”

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The Event Tech Market Has Changed Forever: Where Does It Go From Here?

The Event Tech Market Has Changed Forever: Where Does It Go From Here?

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Your Guide to Technology for Virtual Events

Your Guide to Technology for Virtual Events

Online Travel

The Impact of Emerging Tech in Travel Post-Coronavirus: New Skift Research

There are so many technologies that can and will impact the travel industry, but it's hard to poke through all the hype and see what will fundamentally change the future of travel. We investigate four technology buckets with the largest potential.

The Impact of Emerging Tech in Travel Post-Coronavirus: New Skift Research

Online Travel

Private Equity Takes Control of Cendyn in a Bet on Hotel Tech

Many hoteliers will be watching what Cendyn's new president, Tim Sullivan, does to grow his company's software suite, which offers tools for automated marketing, business intelligence, and group sales management. Can it fend off competitors?

Private Equity Takes Control of Cendyn in a Bet on Hotel Tech

Meetings

Interactive Technology for Events Becomes Greater Priority

Planners in different regions have differing takes on what's going to be most important to their clients in upcoming years. It'll be interesting to see how the event experience evolves around the world going forward.

Interactive Technology for Events Becomes Greater Priority

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What’s Behind Blackstone’s Deal for Events Tech Firm PSAV?

After a failed initial public offering, PSAV is now in the hands of Blackstone. Time will tell if the move ends up increasing costs for event professionals as PSAV inevitably looks to expand its scale in the marketplace. The competition between hotels selling their own offerings and companies like PSAV will be fascinating to watch.

What’s Behind Blackstone’s Deal for Events Tech Firm PSAV?

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Inside Cvent’s Technology Strategy

There's a lot of buzz around emerging technologies like augmented reality and facial recognition. Realistically, though, it's too early for these things to really catch on, but companies like Cvent want to be ready to deploy new products when and if they do.

Inside Cvent’s Technology Strategy

Hotels

Technologies Every Hotelier Needs to Understand: Latest From Skift Research

The hotel industry needs to catch up with the times when it comes to technology, and we're not just talking about cloud offerings and software-as-a-service technologies. The smart hotelier of today is investing in next generation tech capabilities such as artificial intelligence, machine learning, voice capabilities, virtual reality, robotics, and more, but all with the guest experience in mind.

Technologies Every Hotelier Needs to Understand: Latest From Skift Research

Hotels

New Skift Research Report: Challenges for Hotels to Streamline Back-End Technologies

The hotel tech stack of today should focus entirely on the customer journey and be arranged so that it provides guests a seamless experience. A hotel tech stack that is not integrated on the back-end will feel fragmented on the front-end.

New Skift Research Report: Challenges for Hotels to Streamline Back-End Technologies

Meetings

Planners Conflicted Over Mobile Technology as Tool or Distraction

The growth of mobile meeting apps presents planners with a dilemma filled with irony. Are the apps — aimed at facilitating and enhancing the meeting experience — actually diminishing the kind of face-to-face interactions that are the very purpose of on-site events?

Planners Conflicted Over Mobile Technology as Tool or Distraction