Tech http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6663/more en FCC Advisory: Venues Can’t Block Wi-Fi http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/fcc-advisory-venues-can-t-block-wi-fi <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The FCC today released a warning to would-be Wi-Fi blockers: Don't do it.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/fcc-advisory-venues-can-t-block-wi-fi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/fcc-advisory-venues-can-t-block-wi-fi#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Trade Shows Event Planning Tech Tue, 27 Jan 2015 21:05:00 +0000 46831 at http://meetingsnet.com Houston Convention Center First to Offer Bitcoin http://meetingsnet.com/southwest/houston-convention-center-first-offer-bitcoin <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Bitcoin—the virtual currency that seems to have garnered an equal mix of cheers, criticism, and confusion since its launch—is now available to Houston conventioneers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/southwest/houston-convention-center-first-offer-bitcoin" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/southwest/houston-convention-center-first-offer-bitcoin#comments Association Meetings Southwest Tech Thu, 22 Jan 2015 19:29:00 +0000 46701 at http://meetingsnet.com Geolocation Comes to Boston Convention Center http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/geolocation-comes-boston-convention-center <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Attendees at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center will soon be able to use Sherpa’s digital, turn-by-turn, wayfinding service to get where they need to go.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/geolocation-comes-boston-convention-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/geolocation-comes-boston-convention-center#comments Association Meetings Trade Shows Northeast U.S. Tech Wed, 21 Jan 2015 17:24:00 +0000 46621 at http://meetingsnet.com Millennials Make Meetings Better for All http://meetingsnet.com/event-design/millennials-make-meetings-better-all <div class="field-byline"> By Rob Carey and Alison Hall </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Today's innovations at meetings, most of which are driven by the needs and desires of younger attendees, are benefiting attendees of all generations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/event-design/millennials-make-meetings-better-all" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/event-design/millennials-make-meetings-better-all#comments Association Meetings Financial/Insurance Meetings Event Design Event Planning Global Events Medical Meetings Tech Sun, 18 Jan 2015 21:42:00 +0000 46541 at http://meetingsnet.com Can Venues Block Your Wi-Fi? Industry Waiting for FCC http://meetingsnet.com/tech-newstrends/can-venues-block-your-wi-fi-industry-waiting-fcc <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Earlier this week, Marriott said it would no longer block meeting attendees' personal Wi-Fi hotspots at its properties. But a petition filed by Marriott and the AH&LA, asking the FCC to allow Wi-Fi blocking in certain instances, remains open.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tech-newstrends/can-venues-block-your-wi-fi-industry-waiting-fcc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/tech-newstrends/can-venues-block-your-wi-fi-industry-waiting-fcc#comments Association Meetings Financial/Insurance Meetings Tech News/Trends Corporate Meetings Event Planning Medical Meetings Fri, 16 Jan 2015 20:12:00 +0000 46521 at http://meetingsnet.com QuickMobile Rolls out Certificate Program, Releases 2.0 Version of App, and Welcomes New CEO http://meetingsnet.com/mobileapps/quickmobile-rolls-out-certificate-program-releases-20-version-app-and-welcomes-new-ceo <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Mobile event apps provider QuickMobile has brought in new CEO, Craig Brennan; designed a certificate program; and launched the latest version of its app platform.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/mobileapps/quickmobile-rolls-out-certificate-program-releases-20-version-app-and-welcomes-new-ceo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/mobileapps/quickmobile-rolls-out-certificate-program-releases-20-version-app-and-welcomes-new-ceo#comments Audience Engagement Mobile/Apps Corporate Meetings Tue, 13 Jan 2015 14:51:00 +0000 46451 at http://meetingsnet.com <p><span style="font-size: 13px; line-height: 20px;">Craig Brennan, QuickMobile&#39;s new CEO</span></p> MeetingMetrics Announces An In-App Survey Tool http://meetingsnet.com/objectivesroi/meetingmetrics-announces-app-survey-tool <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>MeetingMetrics, a developer and provider of online and mobile measurement products, has introduced Ion, a tool that allows MeetingMetrics&rsquo; clients to deliver surveys from within their event&rsquo;s mobile app.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/objectivesroi/meetingmetrics-announces-app-survey-tool" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/objectivesroi/meetingmetrics-announces-app-survey-tool#comments Mobile/Apps Objectives/ROI Thu, 08 Jan 2015 13:00:00 +0000 46361 at http://meetingsnet.com Harnessing the Multitask Trend: FreemanXP’s New Second-Screen Solution http://meetingsnet.com/tech-newstrends/harnessing-multitask-trend-freemanxp-s-new-second-screen-solution <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>In January, FreemanXP will launch FXP | touch, allowing participants to engage with a speaker’s presentation on their mobile devices.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tech-newstrends/harnessing-multitask-trend-freemanxp-s-new-second-screen-solution" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/tech-newstrends/harnessing-multitask-trend-freemanxp-s-new-second-screen-solution#comments Association Meetings Audience Engagement Mobile/Apps Tech News/Trends Corporate Meetings Wed, 17 Dec 2014 21:20:00 +0000 46101 at http://meetingsnet.com Guest Post: A Quick Guide to AV for Multistate Meetings http://meetingsnet.com/blog/guest-post-quick-guide-av-multistate-meetings <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Making the case for using nationwide vendors when sourcing audiovisual gear for multistate meetings.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/face2face">face2face</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/guest-post-quick-guide-av-multistate-meetings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/guest-post-quick-guide-av-multistate-meetings#comments Association Meetings Resources Tech News/Trends face2face Tue, 16 Dec 2014 15:38:00 +0000 46041 at http://meetingsnet.com New Medical Meetings Database Debuts http://meetingsnet.com/medical-meetings-resources/new-medical-meetings-database-debuts-0 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>eMedEvents launches online resource designed to help healthcare professionals find, and register for, conferences and other medical events.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/medical-meetings-resources/new-medical-meetings-database-debuts-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/medical-meetings-resources/new-medical-meetings-database-debuts-0#comments Medical Meetings Resources Tech News/Trends Tue, 16 Dec 2014 15:01:00 +0000 46031 at http://meetingsnet.com