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Topic Archive: Conferences

6 Events Using R.F.I.D. Technology to Improve the Guest Experience

From access control to attendee tracking, find out how planners are incorporating wireless technology into events.

Event Intelligence Posted 11 days ago

15 Camp-Theme Ideas From the Engage!14 Wedding Summit

The conference for luxury-wedding professionals offered plenty of gift, catering, and decor concepts for outdoorsy-theme events.

Event Report Posted June 25, 2014, 7:45 AM EDT

Event Innovators 2014: Elizabeth Pinkham

The senior vice president of strategic events for Salesforce.com aims to "think big" while planning the world's largest software conference every year.

Event Innovators 2014 Posted June 17, 2014, 7:00 AM EDT

Event Innovators 2014: Paddy Cosgrave

The C.E.O. of the Summit, Europe's largest technology conference, is expanding his unique networking events to the United States.

Event Innovators 2014 Posted June 17, 2014, 7:00 AM EDT

Event Innovators 2014: Kara Swisher & Walt Mossberg

The founders of the new Code Conference are giving tech events a reboot.

Event Innovators 2014 Posted June 17, 2014, 7:00 AM EDT

How to Effectively Use N.F.C. Technology at Events

From lead retrieval to social media activation, check out these examples of how events around the world are using near field communication.

Event Intelligence Posted May 15, 2014, 7:15 AM EDT

18 Smart Strategies and Ideas From the TED Conference

This year Chris Anderson's buzzy conference—and its sister conference, TEDActive—moved to Canada, bringing along a slate of new concepts for TED's 30th anniversary incarnation.

Event Report Posted March 25, 2014, 7:15 AM EDT

35 Things You Missed at SXSW This Year

The 2014 music, film, and technology festival saw a slew of activations from a number of brands, including Mashable, Spotify, Pennzoil, Chevrolet, and 3M.

Event Report Posted March 18, 2014, 8:39 AM EDT

SXSW 2014 Preview: What to Expect at This Year's Festival

From IFC's fairgrounds and Pennzoil's Mario Kart experience to the return of the Fader Fort and the Filter on Rainey block party, brands have plenty of activities, events, and entertainment planned for this year's South by Southwest.

News Posted March 6, 2014, 7:30 AM EST

New App Turns Smartphones Into Microphones

See how a new app connects audience members’ smartphones to an event's or meeting’s sound system.

News Posted March 4, 2014, 7:00 AM EST

How One Simple Change Upped Attendance at This Trade Show

The P.G.A. Show created a new pricing plan and offered single-session tickets to address the needs of busy attendees.

Event Intelligence Posted January 28, 2014, 7:00 AM EST

Tina Brown’s 12 Tips for an Engaging Event

The former editor has turned her attention to live events, which she says have the unique ability to create an emotional connection between guests. At her talk for P.C.M.A.'s Convening Leaders conference, she shared the crucial elements of a successful event.

Event Intelligence Posted January 21, 2014, 7:15 AM EST

How to Use Gamification to Motivate Social Sharing at Events

A new app uses points and prizes to encourage attendees to share content and photos from events.

Event Intelligence Posted January 9, 2014, 7:00 AM EST

5 Ways to Liven Up a Business Conference Agenda

Quartz experimented with different presentation formats to create a dynamic new conference.

Event Intelligence Posted November 26, 2013, 11:49 AM EST

8 Tips for Making an Effective Event Survey

Keep these ideas in mind to gather feedback that provides useable data about your event.

News Posted August 27, 2013, 7:15 AM EDT

9 Tips to Make Your Event Mobile-Friendly

Odds are your guests will arrive with at least one mobile device. Keep these tips in mind to help them make the best use of their smartphones and tablets.

Event Intelligence Posted June 13, 2013, 8:00 AM EDT

Report: Trade Shows Need to Prove Value

News Posted April 24, 2013, 4:20 PM EDT

3,000-Pound Head Sculpture Has Environmental Message

Event Snapshot Posted April 16, 2013, 7:30 AM EDT

How a Brand Uses Free Weekly Webinars to Market Its Own Products

Feature Posted March 12, 2013, 8:25 AM EDT

How a Nonprofit Used Hybrid Events to Grow its Audience

Feature Posted March 12, 2013, 8:00 AM EDT

Webcasting Success Stories to Inspire Your Next Virtual Event

The concept of a Webcast is fairly straightforward: using the Internet to stream content to people not experiencing it in person. The execution, however, can take on many different forms.

Feature Posted March 12, 2013, 7:30 AM EDT

Is Your Room Layout Killing Your Meeting?

Event Intelligence Posted March 5, 2013, 8:00 AM EST

How to Maintain Security at High-Profile Events

News Posted February 28, 2013, 7:30 AM EST

18 Easy Ways to Green Your Next Meeting

Event Intelligence Posted February 21, 2013, 8:00 AM EST

With Martha Stewart Tweeting, Fashion Conference Adds Digital Component

Event Report Posted January 29, 2013, 3:50 PM EST

Twitter Contest Connects High-Profile Attendees at I.B.M. Event

Event Report Posted January 29, 2013, 8:00 AM EST

How to Choose Dynamic Speakers for Meetings and Trade Shows

News Posted January 15, 2013, 1:19 PM EST

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