9 Innovative Ideas to Attract Visitors at Your Next Trade Show

Trade shows are an essential part of your marketing effort and a unique opportunity to get some face time with your consumers, old and new. You ought to start your event planning months in advance and be meticulous and creative because no detail is too small and there is no room for glitches. However, after you have put in the hours, there is nothing more disappointing than poor attendance and low engagement with your audience. It is disheartening and wasteful. Luckily, there are many proven methods to increase your visibility at any trade show, from exhibition stand design to thoughtful give-aways and gamification. Read on for our top nine innovative strategies. 1. Use social media wisely before and during the […]

Thanks to Apple Inc The New Era of event apps is finally here

Apple?s last decision has brought an end to dedicated (White Label) apps as we know them. Their new App Store guidelines read as follows: Section 4.2.6: ?Apps created from a commercialized template or app generation service will be rejected.? Section 4.3: ?Don?t create multiple Bundle IDs of the same app. If your app has different versions for specific locations, sports teams, universities, etc., consider submitting a single app?? This bold move, expected by few and feared by many will profoundly reshape the landscape of the event apps market – our market. Things will never be same, as the status quo of many app providers is being torn apart. The newest Apple guidelines ban the release of multiple apps based on […]

Important Notice – Changes in App Store Policy & Dedicated Apps.

Important Notice – Changes in App Store Policy & Dedicated Apps. Due to recent changes in Apple?s App Store policies regarding App approval and review, Apple will no longer accept dedicated event apps that share the same code structure. This news has struck us, but that?s something we?ve been ready for all along after all Meeting Application has started its journey as a ?container a.k.a. universal, platform app? which now is the standard laid out by Apple in their newest policy. In the past few years, the white label, dedicated event app had become a standard in the industry, however, we welcome this change as our universal app was always at the heart of our service and it just brings […]

Festival App – A list of top must-have features for your staff.

One of the core aim of film festivals is to gather the audience and industry experts under one roof in order to screen the selected category movies. Thanks to such initiatives all attendees can get lots of information about other cultures, social issues, and artistic values.? Most festivals attract not only local people?but also foreigners as they?display films from various countries. As a result, guests?from different destinations gather together and have a chance to exchange ideas. Your utmost goal as an organizer would be to provide the best hospitality. Have a look below and check if your festival app has all top must-have features that make your staff efficient. Multiple admin accounts – It is always great to have the […]

New Meeting Application Features

We always listen carefully to the changing needs of the event organizers. That is why, all our employees keep the register of our clients? requests. We choose the most popular functionalities and the IT team develops our application accordingly. I would love you to take a look at?the brand new Meeting Application features. We all hope you gonna love them and make your event even better thanks to their usefulness. Here is a list of features that have been recently?implemented: Attendee List and Inbox as a Separate Menu Tab In the past, we have kept your attendee list and inbox in the networking section. Now you can have such tabs on your main menu list. It makes communication even easier. […]

Event Apps are cool! How to convince your boss or client about it?

Changing someone?s mind about technology?or any other concept is extremely hard. If your boss or client is not tech-savvy, it means you have to be really tactful with technology and in this case with event apps. You do not want to sound patronizing. The best way to start is to find the right time and prepare a detailed plan. It may be a longer process than you expect as you cannot be too pushy. Your role is to show an alternative to current solution and prove it may be beneficial for a given company. These are a couple of useful suggestions on how to persuade your boss or client that event apps are cool and not that scary. Learn as […]

Event with celebrities? How to book them for your event?

Event planning can be a tricky thing. There?s a lot to manage: securing a venue, organizing all the food and drinks, and making sure you promote the event well enough that people show up ? all while remaining on or under budget. A key component to ensuring a successful event is making sure your guests are entertained, which sometimes means you have to add an additional wrinkle to your planning: booking the entertainment. When you add all of these elements together, it can make even the most experienced event planner want to pull their hair out in frustration. Today, we?re going to take a look at the most important things you should know about booking artists for an event. It […]

Why should you provide an event app at your conference? – infographic

Live Voting – Make Your Event More Engaging by the Use of Q&A, Ratings, Polls, Quizzes and Surveys.

Events always involve some kind of interaction. The more communication is present at your happening the better impression you will make. It is good to provide a multi-channel interaction – you to your audience, your audience to you, an individual to another attendee and a participant to all attendees. Sounds like a huge challenge. No worries, there are several tools to make it super simple. You can either invest in a series of different tools but I advise to choose an all-in-one solution such as a conference application. Today, I am going to focus on all type of live voting options available in Meeting Application – a feature-rich event app.  

7 Communication Mistakes We All Make

Communication skills are an important ability in all industries but there are companies where it is the core capability. For example, it is a crucial asset in the event organization business. You need to communicate effectively with your superior, team and clients on a daily basis. They are all different and may have various expectations. As a result, you have to address them with the individual approach. Here is a set of 10 top communication mistakes and ways to avoid them.     We focus on us, not on the interlocutor Every time you speak to somebody you pay attention to your needs and overflood your conversational partner with a series of sentences. Remember that each chat should be friendly […]