Given how fast things change in the mobile and social media worlds, there’s more you need to know to have a fantastic fall event season.
This is a great time to talk about the latest must-have tech tools to make your job easier and create a more engaging experience for attendees.
The appetite for mobile apps is here to stay. So says the latest research from DoubleDutch and Meeting Professionals International, which found that most meeting and event planners today see mobile apps as necessary to their success. The research found that 63 percent of planners already use mobile apps at events and that a majority […]
Small businesses today host 13 to 14 events per year, thanks to innovations in event management technology and social media.
Tell a room full of meeting planners that they can replace their heavy three-ring binder of BEOs with an iPad, and you’ll have their attention and instant devotion. That’s because the back-breaking binder, which is any event’s bible, is widely regarded as a necessary (and not so eco-friendly) evil. If you’re ready to jump, touchscreen-first, […]
Here’s one more reason to buy an iPad: Certain Meetings 6.0 launched today. In addition to its full suite of strategic meetings management solutions, Certain Meetings 6.0 also offers mobile, social networking and e-mail marketing campaign features that can be managed from the meeting planner’s smartphone, laptop or tablet. “Today, [attendees] are showing up with […]
For $.99, you can load up your Google Android-powered cell phone with the Event Planning Tools app. Developed by event professional Cheryl Lawson, owner of The Perfect Date (on Twitter as @PartyAficianado), the app includes a meeting space calculator to help you determine how many people a space can accommodate and an event budget calculator […]