Articles tagged “meetingsiq”

The Next Generation of Event Tech — Meetings Innovation Report

The Next Generation of Event Tech — Meetings Innovation Report

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

Figuring out the best technology tools to improve a meeting is hard. Experimentation, within reason, is one path to creating a more efficient planning process and a more dynamic event experience.

3 days ago

CES and the Future of Events — Meetings Innovation Report

CES and the Future of Events — Meetings Innovation Report

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

CES keeps getting bigger and bigger, but the importance of face-to-face meetings remains a focus.

1 week ago

Virtual Tech Brings New Challenges — Meetings Innovation Report

Virtual Tech Brings New Challenges — Meetings Innovation Report

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

Virtual and hybrid meetings are growing in popularity, but smart planners need to develop a strategy that integrates live events and digital meetings into a cohesive program.

2 weeks ago

Travel and Events Are Becoming a Potent Blend — Meetings Innovation Report

Travel and Events Are Becoming a Potent Blend — Meetings Innovation Report

Deanna Ting, Skift

Backed by technology and out-of-the-box thinking, integrating travel management and meeting functions is becoming a thing — if territorial impulses don't get in the way.

1 month ago

Meeting and Event Planners: Skift Needs Your Help

Meeting and Event Planners: Skift Needs Your Help

Rafat Ali, Skift

How are today's best meeting and event planners creating unique experiences and innovative programs? Take our survey and let us know!

2 months ago

Cities as Innovation and Creativity Accelerators — Meetings Innovation Report

Cities as Innovation and Creativity Accelerators — Meetings Innovation Report

Deanna Ting, Skift

To really appeal to meeting and event organizers, destinations need to rely on more than just their conventional group travel offerings. They need to position themselves as destinations where creativity and innovation truly thrive.

3 months ago

The Unshakeable Value of Live Events — Meetings Innovation Report

The Unshakeable Value of Live Events — Meetings Innovation Report

Deanna Ting, Skift

The importance of face-to-face meetings and live events is more invaluable than ever.

4 months ago

Meeting Planners Will Face Challenge of Rising Attendance Costs in 2018

Meeting Planners Will Face Challenge of Rising Attendance Costs in 2018

Sheryll Poe, Skift

When it comes to attending a meeting or event in the year ahead, it really is a seller's market. Meanwhile, travel costs for attendees and planners are on the rise. Buckle up for increased spending.

4 months ago

Timing Is Everything When It Comes to Event Planning — Meetings Innovation Report

Timing Is Everything When It Comes to Event Planning — Meetings Innovation Report

Deanna Ting, Skift

Will there ever be a day when last-minute event or meeting RSVPs are a thing of the past? Probably not.

4 months ago

Meeting Planners Are Experimenting With New Tactics to Avoid Last-Minute Registrations

Meeting Planners Are Experimenting With New Tactics to Avoid Last-Minute Registrations

Jaimie Seaton, Skift

Event overload is causing attendees to register later than ever, and early-bird discounts are so yesterday. It's time for planners to get innovative.

4 months ago

Face Value: The Rise of Facial Recognition Event Software — Meetings Innovation Report

Face Value: The Rise of Facial Recognition Event Software — Meetings Innovation Report

Deanna Ting, Skift

As with all advancements in technology, we need to ask ourselves: Is facial recognition software a good thing? And what are the potential consequences?

4 months ago

How Facial Recognition Is Shaping the Future of Conferences

How Facial Recognition Is Shaping the Future of Conferences

Sheryll Poe, Skift

If the eyes are the windows to the soul, your face may be your ticket to your next event. Thanks to improvements in facial recognition technology, meeting and event planners have access to a whole slew of tools to make their conferences and events more interactive, engaging and secure.

4 months ago