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The 10-Minute DIY Hack for Engaging Meetings

Are your meetings getting predictable? Are your audiences appreciating the content of your meetings, but not the “one-way presentation” format? You’re not alone. Meeting organisers from across the globe have shared this common challenge with us – getting audiences...

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Can a Chatbot Improve Your Event ROI?

Did you know that the very first chatbot in the world was developed in the 1960? Named “ELIZA”, it was the creation of MIT professor Joseph Weizenbaum – although it would only be decades later that the term “Chatbot” was coined and popularised. The rise of chatbots...

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Does the Coronavirus Spell Doom for Events and Meetings?

The virus has sent shockwaves across the globe, with entire countries running out of face masks and populations of the general public avoiding crowded places like events and conferences. And this is affecting businesses too, as employees are staying home at the...

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What is an event technologist, and do you need one?

As event tech plays an increasingly important role in the success of events, event planners are finding themselves in a tech dilemma – with so much technology on the horizon, how can they keep up? The answer could be as straightforward as hiring an event technologist....

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Trends that meeting organisers need to know in 2020

As we move forward into 2020, what trends can meeting organisers anticipate (and cater to)? These are some of the key trends that top organisers have told us are on their lists. More Personal Interaction In recent years, meetings have been getting more personal....

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The Power of Facial Recognition and Analysis in Events

While facial recognition is often thought of as modern technology, did you know that facial recognition is already 50 years old? And it has come a long way since its humble beginnings. Computer vision, facial recognition and facial analysis Today, facial recognition...

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7 New Year’s Resolutions on Every Planner’s List

The new year brings joy, hope and new year’s resolutions into everyone’s lives! As an event manager or meeting planner, we know that you’ve got one of these lists already penned down. Does it look anything like ours? If not, you might want to add some of these to your...

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Make 2020 Your Most Incredible (and Productive) Year Ever!

With Christmas just days away and the new year just around the corner, this is the perfect time to start thinking about your 2020 aspirations. (And as go-getting meeting organisers and event planners, we know that you’re eager to get a head start!) This is our nifty...

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