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A Practical Guide to Creating foursquare Events

A Practical Guide to Creating foursquare Events | etech Meetings & Event Technology Blog | Scoop.it
There are some reasonable and relatively simple ways to incorporate foursquare and encourage audience participation at your next event.
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8 Tips for Creating a Better Trade Show | BizBash

8 Tips for Creating a Better Trade Show | BizBash | etech Meetings & Event Technology Blog | Scoop.it

"To create an engaging trade show, planners should focus on two things: the design of the floor and the inclusion of interactive content."

 

#8 Gamification - We think a great way to incorporate gamification into your event is through a digital signage solution.

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Hesitant about Green Meetings? Two Easy Steps to Get You Underway

Hesitant about Green Meetings? Two Easy Steps to Get You Underway | etech Meetings & Event Technology Blog | Scoop.it

Are you an event planner that has been considering hosting a green meeting? And is the reason that you haven’t done so already, is that you think that it involves a lot of planning and execution? Well, you would be surprised at just how easy it is to turn your meetings green. And the beauty of it all is that you can even do it in small steps, working towards your overall goal.

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The PowerBoard Digital Sign

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Say hello to the PowerBoard, etech's newest addition. It's a six-foot tall and very handsome way to take your event to the next level. The PoweBoard has its very own onboard computer so it's completely self-contained. It's cost effective, simple and very, very good-looking.

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What's Next in Meetings Tech - Meetings And Conventions

What's Next in Meetings Tech - Meetings And Conventions | etech Meetings & Event Technology Blog | Scoop.it

What's Next in Meetings Tech - Meetings And Conventions - Experts predict what today's trends in technology will bring to the meetings industry tomorrow.

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Conference News - Research White Papers - Survey: Public Events Industry Showing Signs of Growth - Successful Meetings

Survey: Public Events Industry Showing Signs of Growth - The public events industry is growing in spite of economic concerns, according to a new survey from the International Association of Exhibitions and Events.

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OC Convention Center Voted #1 Facility in U.S.

A top online trade publication ranks the Orange County Convention Center (OCCC) as the number one convention center in the Unites States. Business Review USA made the announcement today after comparing the size, capacity, locations and costs of convention centers across the county.

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Cvent Names America's Top 100 Meeting Hotels

Cvent Names America's Top 100 Meeting Hotels | etech Meetings & Event Technology Blog | Scoop.it

Cvent Names America's Top 100 Meeting Hotels - Meetings technology company Cvent has released its list of the top 100 hotels for meetings in the United States.

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Old Conference Education Memes Die Hard

Old Conference Education Memes Die Hard | etech Meetings & Event Technology Blog | Scoop.it
The old conference education meme of sitting passively listening to an expert must change. It must involve more attendee action, feedback and meaning.

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Making the Most Out of Your Digital Signage Investment

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Digital displays are content-driven systems. Without the content, all you’ve got is a screensaver.

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Event Planning - SM Top 10 - Top 10 Strange Conventions - Successful Meetings

Event Planning - SM Top 10 - Top 10 Strange Conventions - Successful Meetings | etech Meetings & Event Technology Blog | Scoop.it
Top 10 Strange Conventions - Oddee.com has put together this list of what just might be the world's strangest conventions. How many have you heard of?
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Destinations - Meetings South - Orlando Is Booming - Successful Meetings

Destinations - Meetings South - Orlando Is Booming - Successful Meetings | etech Meetings & Event Technology Blog | Scoop.it
Orlando Is Booming - The sheer volume of new meeting and event facilities that have opened or are in the process of opening in Orlando is staggering.
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10 Useful Event Tools You Probably Missed

10 Useful Event Tools You Probably Missed | etech Meetings & Event Technology Blog | Scoop.it

10 Useful Event & Conference tools you've probably missed.

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How to Attract Millennials to Meetings - Successful Meetings

How to Attract Millennials to Meetings - Successful Meetings | etech Meetings & Event Technology Blog | Scoop.it

PCMA Study: How to Attract Millennials to Meetings - The Professional Convention Management Association has released results from the largest survey ever conducted on Millennial attendees.

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25 Questions All Event Planners Should Ask Themselves | BizBash

25 Questions All Event Planners Should Ask Themselves | BizBash | etech Meetings & Event Technology Blog | Scoop.it

25 Questions All Event Planners Should Ask Themselves

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Meeting the Future - The Sustainable Events Guide - GMIC & TNS, 2012 - Green Meeting Industry Council

Meeting the Future - The Sustainable Events Guide - GMIC & TNS, 2012 - Green Meeting Industry Council | etech Meetings & Event Technology Blog | Scoop.it

Free resource for #eventprofs - "Meeting The Future: The Sustainable Events Guide" from the Green Meeting Industry Council and The Natural Step.

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Using Social Media at Trade Shows [Infographic]

Using Social Media at Trade Shows [Infographic] | etech Meetings & Event Technology Blog | Scoop.it

Check out this awesome infographic about social networking at Trade Shows by Northwest Creative Imaging. Via @tojulius and @eventmb.

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Event Digital Signage

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Our dynamic event digital signage lineup offers event professionals a simpler, eco-friendly, cost-effective alternative to traditional printed signage. Our event digital signage solutions are customizable to the needs and scope of any event and provide a large-scale platform for interactivity through social media feeds, additional sponsorship revenue opportunities through branding and the reassurance that last minute changes to the agenda won't result in chaos and expensive reprinting costs.

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Wring the Most Out of a Trade Show

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Despite repeated rumors of their demise over the past decade, industry trade shows are alive and well.

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Event Planning - Technology Solutions - Wi-Fi Wars: What You Need to Know to Negotiate a Data Plan for Your Next Event - Successful Meetings

Event Planning - Technology Solutions - Wi-Fi Wars: What You Need to Know to Negotiate a Data Plan for Your Next Event - Successful Meetings | etech Meetings & Event Technology Blog | Scoop.it

Wi-Fi Wars: What You Need to Know to Negotiate a Data Plan for Your Next Event - How to select the perfect data plan for your group.

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Digital signage booming with social media opportunities looming ...

Digital signage booming with social media opportunities looming ... | etech Meetings & Event Technology Blog | Scoop.it
If you live in a major urban area, you've probably already seen digital signage start to trickle in and replace their dated paper counterparts at bus stops and other points of interest. It looks like the digital display and advertising ...
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3 Ways To Boost Revenue In 2012 With Digital Signage | Digital Signage - Flexible Displays - NanoLumens

3 Ways To Boost Revenue In 2012 With Digital Signage | Digital Signage - Flexible Displays - NanoLumens | etech Meetings & Event Technology Blog | Scoop.it

Boost revenue by using digital signage to engage customers with perfectly tailored content, using digital signage as an ad network, and reducing overhead costs.

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How to keep digital signage content from becoming visual spam | DigitalSignageToday.com

How to keep digital signage content from becoming visual spam | DigitalSignageToday.com | etech Meetings & Event Technology Blog | Scoop.it

Survey data cites content as majority of digital signage users' biggest challenge.

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The PowerBoard Digital Sign

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Say hello to the PowerBoard, etech's newest addition. It's a six-foot tall and very handsome way to take your event to the next level. The PoweBoard has its very own onboard computer so it's completely self-contained. It's cost effective, simple and very, very good-looking.

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In-house Meetings AV Gone Wrong

So funny! Perfect example of why in-house AV isn't always the best fit. Trust the experts.

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