This week, I had a chance to sit down with a room full of meeting planners at PCMA’s Convening Leaders event in Chicago and talk about the impact of location-based technologies on the future of events. And, I was very impressed with how far the use of this technology has come in just one short … Read More
We’re super excited to announce the addition of best-in-class event management to our award-winning event app platform. As apps become the central content and communication hub for events, it’s more critical than ever for event professionals to have an easy, integrated platform to cover the whole event lifecycle.
With spring and summer events finally winding down, we’ve had a few minutes to breath here at Zerista. And, we realized, many people may have missed some of this year’s most exciting releases. Ranging from simple to complex, we’ve rolled out a long list of things during the busiest few months in our history.
Technology is all about perspective. Sometimes that means convenience. Other times, it’s a fresh and easy way to find and consume relevant content. But overall, event technology is always intended to create a better experience.
Whether or not you are a fan of Mad Men, the show has arguably become as iconic as the time period it portrays. Over the years, we’ve watched the evolution of the characters and their story lines set against the backdrop of (some volatile) historical events that shaped generations to follow. It also brought back … Read More
Facing challenges is inevitable, especially in business. But can new web and mobile technologies for events turn some of those challenges into opportunities? The answer is certainly, yes. Take, for example, the B2B publisher Vendome Group. They have a number of different mechanisms for getting content to their audiences, including conferences.
Every time I read an article purporting to unlock the secrets to event app success it seems to start with the same advice – set goals. Yet, I find that a lot of the smart, ambitious meetings and events professionals we work with don’t even know where to start. So, I’ve come up with a … Read More
Zerista Meeting Hub Meeting Hub is the newest upgrade of our award-winning event app solution
For over 15 years, Campden Wealth has facilitated business opportunities through networking events. Helping connect businesses with families looking to invest, Campden’s strategy focused on one-on-one meetings providing stakeholders the ability to meet and discuss. The most challenging aspect was the scheduling of these meetings. Using an old registration system, clients had a hard time … Read More
What Event Professionals & Marketers Can Learn from the 2014 Academy Awards The Oscars is as traditional an event as you can find in America. Full of pomp and circumstance, the experience is a four-hour parade of well-sculpted hair, teleprompter-lead jokes and polished presentations. It’s unapologetically “old school.”