Tech http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6663/more en What’s In and What’s Out for Events: The List http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/what-s-and-what-s-out-events-list <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>A longtime <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/marketing" title="" target="_blank">event marketing</a></span> strategist shares his take on some of the meeting trends he sees heating up and others that leave him cold. Being homey? In. Breakout rooms? Not so much. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/what-s-and-what-s-out-events-list" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/what-s-and-what-s-out-events-list#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Audience Engagement Mobile/Apps Corporate Meetings Tue, 25 Aug 2015 19:28:00 +0000 52621 at http://meetingsnet.com Imagining the Attendee Journey of the Future http://meetingsnet.com/audience-engagement/imagining-attendee-journey-future <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>In a nutshell, “the attendee experience will be personal, digital, mobile, and hyperconnected.” And there will be napping pods.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/audience-engagement/imagining-attendee-journey-future" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/audience-engagement/imagining-attendee-journey-future#comments Association Meetings Financial/Insurance Meetings Audience Engagement Mobile/Apps Medical Meetings Mon, 24 Aug 2015 21:05:00 +0000 52581 at http://meetingsnet.com Certain and Zentila Pair Meeting Management and Sourcing Tools http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/certain-and-zentila-pair-meeting-management-and-sourcing-tools <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Event management software company Certain Inc. and strategic sourcing platform Zentila have joined forces to give planners a complete tech tool for their <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/strategic-meetings-management" title="Strategic Meetings Management " target="_blank">strategic meetings management</a></span> process. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/certain-and-zentila-pair-meeting-management-and-sourcing-tools" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/certain-and-zentila-pair-meeting-management-and-sourcing-tools#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Event Management Tech News/Trends Strategic Meetings Management Medical Meetings Mon, 24 Aug 2015 12:23:00 +0000 52571 at http://meetingsnet.com Accurate Ground Transfer Manifests in Seconds (Seriously) http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/accurate-ground-transfer-manifests-seconds-seriously <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Creating airport transfer manifests is no picnic for meeting planners. Except those who use Pow Wow Smart.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/accurate-ground-transfer-manifests-seconds-seriously" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/accurate-ground-transfer-manifests-seconds-seriously#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Budgeting/Cost Savings Event Management Incentive Planning/Management Wed, 19 Aug 2015 15:42:00 +0000 52411 at http://meetingsnet.com Smart City—Biggest Provider of U.S. Convention Center Wi-Fi—Caught Blocking Access http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/smart-city-biggest-provider-us-convention-center-wi-fi-caught-blocking-access <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The FCC has fined Smart City for intentionally jamming Wi-Fi connections of potential convention center customers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/smart-city-biggest-provider-us-convention-center-wi-fi-caught-blocking-access" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/smart-city-biggest-provider-us-convention-center-wi-fi-caught-blocking-access#comments Association Meetings Tech News/Trends Corporate Meetings Wed, 19 Aug 2015 15:22:00 +0000 52401 at http://meetingsnet.com Etouches Acquires Inevention, Offers e-RFP Tool With a Twist http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/etouches-acquires-inevention-offers-e-rfp-tool-twist <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Etouches, a provider of cloud-based event management software, has acquired Inevention, a venue-sourcing platform that predicts your total event costs.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/etouches-acquires-inevention-offers-e-rfp-tool-twist" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/etouches-acquires-inevention-offers-e-rfp-tool-twist#comments Association Meetings Event Management Strategic Meetings Management Medical Meetings Thu, 13 Aug 2015 15:05:00 +0000 52131 at http://meetingsnet.com DoubleDutch Gets $45 Million in Funding http://meetingsnet.com/mobileapps/doubledutch-gets-45-million-funding <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Global expansion and targeted acquisitions are primary efforts that will be funded by the mobile app developer's new investment. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/mobileapps/doubledutch-gets-45-million-funding" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/mobileapps/doubledutch-gets-45-million-funding#comments Mobile/Apps Wed, 12 Aug 2015 12:20:00 +0000 52101 at http://meetingsnet.com Periscope: To Fear or Not to Fear http://meetingsnet.com/social-media/periscope-fear-or-not-fear <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Two words often bring fear into the hearts and minds of many meeting professionals: new technology. Here's how to love the new social tool Periscope.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/social-media/periscope-fear-or-not-fear" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/social-media/periscope-fear-or-not-fear#comments Audiovisual/Production Audience Engagement Social Media Tech News/Trends Mon, 10 Aug 2015 18:15:00 +0000 52031 at http://meetingsnet.com Social Media Savvy 2.0: #ThinkOutsideTheBox http://meetingsnet.com/blog/social-media-savvy-20-thinkoutsidethebox <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>There's more to engaging attendees before, during, and after meetings than just Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn. Here's how <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tech/social-media" title="" target="_blank">social media</a></span> channels Pinterest, Snapchat, and Periscope can help jazz up your next event.</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/social-media-savvy-20-thinkoutsidethebox" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/social-media-savvy-20-thinkoutsidethebox#comments Association Meetings Resources Audience Engagement Medical Meetings Resources Social Media Resources and Reports Speakers face2face Fri, 07 Aug 2015 19:18:00 +0000 52001 at http://meetingsnet.com How to Protect Your Meeting from Cyber Threats http://meetingsnet.com/tech-newstrends/how-protect-your-meeting-cyber-threats <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Hacking is quick, easy, and lucrative, says cyber threat analyst Michael Robinson. Here are six best practices for protecting your critical organizational data—and that of your attendees—at meetings.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tech-newstrends/how-protect-your-meeting-cyber-threats" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/tech-newstrends/how-protect-your-meeting-cyber-threats#comments Association Meetings Checklists Tech News/Trends Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings Thu, 06 Aug 2015 16:35:00 +0000 51971 at http://meetingsnet.com