AI to help speaker presentations

As an event organiser, it’s not every day that you receive an email talking about Artificial Intelligence. I am sure that this will change over the coming years, but for the moment, AI and events? Tell me more! “Have you ever wished someone would just make your presentation for you? New Haiku Deck Zuru uses artificial […]

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IBTM World 2015 Review

EIBTM has been renamed and reborn. Welcome IBTM World 2015. This November Reed’s flagship event for the event industry was born again in Barcelona. Hallelujah. Renaming the show gave Reed Exhibitions the opportunity to decide if it would be: reform or revolution. Reform not revolution! In essence not much has changed besides the name and the logo which […]

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The challenges facing events and meetings

In recent years advances in meeting design, behavioural science, ROI methodology, event technology and audience engagement have created the potential for meetings and events to deliver much more value. However we have to stress the word potential. The challenges facing events and meetings The biggest challenge for the business events industry is that we do […]

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Three more #eventtech barriers

In a recent blog post we looked the four most common barriers that #eventprofs see when trying to use #evenettech. In this shorter post we’ve looked at the final three barriers. The list was created by tech savvy event professionals at Tech Fest which took place in London in June 2015. Three more #eventtech barriers […]

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The Seven Event Technology Barriers

The top 7 event technology barriers as identified by over 100 event organisers at Tech Fest in 2015 were prioritised as follows: Delegates won’t use it so what’s the point! We had some event tech and no one used it It didn’t deliver on the investment in time and money Even when they download it fully […]

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