Category: Technology

Event Technology in the Age of Bitcoin

Originally posted on CEIR Blog:
by Stephane Doutriaux Cryptocurrency has made headline news regularly in the past months, with multiple waves of radical enthusiasm, measured skepticism, and a lot of eager soul-searching on the part…

Innovate Celebrate: How to Support Startups, the Foundation of Our Economy

Originally posted on CEIR Blog:
by Gary Shapiro In many ways, the US economy is thriving in 2017: The unemployment rate is low, the stock market is breaking records and our economy is growing faster…

Getting Unhooked from Our Smartphones

Posted on July 27, 2017 by: Ryan Estis How many times will you stop reading this blog post to check e-mail, text messages or social media? The heaviest smartphone users click, tap or swipe on […]

Recent Facebook Changes Mean More Opportunities for Event Marketers

Originally posted on CEIR Blog:
by Elizabeth Johnson Facebook now has 2 billion users, which means it’s a pretty powerful tool for event marketers. In recent weeks Facebook has been busy making changes to a…

Autonomous Vehicles @ Events

Originally posted on CEIR Blog:
by Scott Schenker The relationship we have with our cars is the stuff of legend. In fact, Sir William Lyons, one of the founders of Jaguar Cars, said, “The car is…

Say Hello To Your New Best Friend, The Official Services Contractor

First appeared in IAEE’s special quarterly insert of The Meeting Professional Magazine By Michelle Bruno, MPC Writer | Content Strategist | Blogger Technology Journalist | Publisher In an industry that can appear to be evolving slowly, a […]

Four Easy Steps To Make Your Registration Data Work For You

Originally posted on June 7, 2017 from TSNN Blog By: JD Hawley Throughout the registration process of an event, show management has the opportunity to collect an incredible amount of data about their show’s attendees. This […]

Need a Break? Ideas for a Digital Detox

Originally published by Lindsey Pollak 4 November 2016 Feel like you’re sending even more email these days? You’re not just imagining it: Recent research from Adobe found that people report spending 17% more time checking email […]

Social Media at Work: Do the Pros Outweigh the Cons?

Originally published by Lindsey Pollak 21 October. Truth: Social media at work is an integral part of many of your employees’ days. According to a Pew research report, employees are using social media at work […]

When “Face Time” is FaceTime: How to Manage Virtual Workers

Originally published by Lindsey Pollack 20 September 2016 No longer just for hipster start-ups, even prominent companies – think IBM, American Express and 3M — now abound with virtual workers. In fact, nearly one-quarter of […]