Match making and meeting scheduling at CONNECTA

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In September of 2015, hundreds of business professionals came together to do business, convened as part of the CONNECTA event, by the  Convention Bureau of Catalunya, Spain. The objective: Make business transactions happen.

Catalunya, the wealthiest state in Spain, is home of one of the world’s most visited cities: Barcelona.  Rich with cultural heritage sites, great food, and fantastic venues to host events, Barcelona attracts thousands of business Read More

We love event apps, but are they your only engagement solution?

engagement (1)Technology in the event space is booming and everything in its path is either getting picked up and transformed into a digital application or becoming a figment of the past. Mobile apps are no exception.  The days of people scrambling to find a ‘lost’ show catalogue or finding someone who actually knows what is going on at the event are numbered. Now visitors can get most event information on their mobile devices, (granted they are using a smartphone or tablet, have Wi-Fi, and have downloaded it).

But this is not enough. Event professionals want Read More

Why you should love registration

registrationLet’s be honest for a moment: Registration is to the event landscape what accounting is to the office- Something everyone needs but no one gets excited by. Simply put, event registration will never be the rock star.

But rather than a necessary inconvenience, let’s take a different approach. Let’s pretend that registration is an opportunity to set the stage and create anticipation.  (I know what you are thinking, but humor me for a moment).

Registration is often the first face to face interaction participants will have with your event. With a few little hints, you can use it to Read More