If you thought Twitter was “instant”, try again. Until recently, live streaming from your event meant having an A/V crew set up the camera, lighting, and sound, with a rigid schedule in place; a major investment of time and money. Those days are over. Now there’s an app for that.
Connecting with each other is the central focus of any event. Whether you’re trying to rally people behind a cause, bridge the gap between businesses and potential clients, or educate a group of industry professionals, your task as a planner is to identify an audience and create the perfect vehicle for valuable, relevant content. Read more »
If the recent exodus from paper show guides to event apps is any sign, certain aspects of your event may soon be broken by the sheer pace of innovation. “Move fast and break things” is the darling phrase of innovators everywhere, and in the event planning space, this is no different. Read more »
In 2014, we hit an incredible milestone: over 7,000 event apps created using EventMobi. The part we love most: each and every conference app had its own look, it’s own feel, it’s own twist. As the planner in charge, you decide exactly what your attendees experience. To celebrate innovative conference app creators in our industry, we’ve created the 2015 Ultimate Guide to Event App Customization featuring best practices, tips and tricks on mobile design and user experience for conference attendees. And remember, the vast majority of event planners using EventMobi have little or no previous design experience – just see the magic they can pull off with easy click-and-drag app creation! Read more »
There’s no question that technology has dramatically changed the attendee experience over the past 5 years. With the rapid adoption of mobile devices and the expectation of always staying connected, we need to carefully consider how we are designing modern experiences. Beyond technological changes, devices and constant connection have rewired our social and psychological behaviors. Read more »
Product launches, education conferences, board meetings, trade shows, the list goes on. Every event is different and every attendee has unique needs and objectives. Customize your event app’s visuals, brand and navigation to suit your meeting’s needs. No event is the same, so no event app should be either.
A common trait among successful event professionals is their ability to stay abreast of industry trends and advancements. If you’re reading this article right now, chances are you are one of these people. And if you’ve been following this series or have read the Ultimate Guide to Event App Sponsorship, you have hopefully gained a better understanding of how profitable and effective event app sponsorship can be. Now that you know how to devise a strategy, create a compelling sponsorship package, and advertise your app successfully, it’s time to focus on some opportunities on your mobile event app that you may not even have considered. Read more »