#EventTech Chat on Twitter - Thursday at 5 PMEastern
EventTech chat on Twitter - 60 minutes of fast paced discussion, limited to 140 characters! All you have to do is get on twitter this Thursday at 5pm Eastern (2pm Pacific, GMT -4) and follow the hashtag: #EventTech This week’s topics include iBeacon, 8 Keys for Event Managers and Exhibitors to get the most from their events, and more!
The #EventTech Podcast: Dino Dogan (@dinodogan), CEO & Founder, Triberr
In this episode, I talk with Dino Dogan (@dinodogan), CEO & Founder of Triberr, about A Tribe Called Geek and hacking the human operating system. This interview was recorded at Plannertech 2013 in NYC.
iBeacon is not the answer. (But, what’s the question?)
Everywhere I look, there’s this growing excitement about Apple’s revered iBeacon. It has become the Holy Grail of #eventtech. And, like the Holy Grail, it’s a myth. It’s a unicorn. That’s because the details matter and unless you know what they are, you’ll be duped by the hype.
Everything you THINK you know about QR codes is WRONG (but it’s not your fault)
QR Codes for mobile phones should be the greatest invention of the past 5 years. They’re simple to create. They can be scanned on most phones (if you make it easy) and they are culturally identifiable - when you see a QR code, you probably know what it’s creator intended for you to do with it.
Now that Meetings are Mobile Friendly, What’s Next?
“It is confirmed. Our event participants depend on their mobile devices. There are few needs-from locating the nearest Starbucks to perusing the conference agenda to finding a booth on the trade show floor-that cannot be addressed with an event app and the hardware it lives on. So, what do we do with this reality?”
3 New Technologies That Will Make Meeting Planning More Efficient
“Technology has revolutionized the meetings industry, and that revolution is far from over. This week in Austin, Texas, SXSW showcased some of the most groundbreaking new tools that will transform the way business professionals connect, collaborate and create in the future. Each year, the conference provides the launchpad for many tech start-ups.”
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