Meetings Technology

New IACC Guide Helps Meeting Planners Purchase Internet Access from Venues

by Matt Alderton | September 20, 2017
IACC's new "Guide to Conference & Meetings Internet" is designed to help meeting planners navigate broadband negotiations with venues.

Bishop-McCann Launches Medical Meeting Planning Solution

by Matt Alderton | August 08, 2017
Bishop-McCann's new Event Healthcare Solution combines expense capture, required staffing certifications, and speaker options in an easy-to-deploy meeting solution.

Suiteness Launches Digital Concierge Service for Meetings, Events

July 31, 2017
Meeting planners who book hotel suites through Suiteness receive access to a digital concierge who can now handle group requests.

Lead Liaison Launches Lead Capture App for Meetings and Events

by Matt Alderton | July 25, 2017
Scheduled for release this fall, Lead Liaison's new GoCapture! app gives trade show exhibitors three different ways to capture sales leads.

New Boomset Partnership Adds Onsite Registration Capability to Bizzabo Software

by Matt Alderton | May 16, 2017
Bizzabo's event management platform now supports users through the entire event planning process.

Guidebook Now Lets Event Planners Create, Segment Attendee Lists

by Matt Alderton | March 09, 2017
Guidebook's new Users & Groups feature set makes it easier to invite attendees to use a meeting's event app.

etouches Acquires Wearable Attendee CRM Tool Maker Loopd

by Leo Jakobson and Alex Palmer | March 02, 2017
Loopd replaced badges with a button-sized smart device that simplifies contact management and real-time tracking.

Event Tech 'Tribe' Forms to Give Planners One-Stop Shopping

by Matt Alderton | January 23, 2017
Event tech companies ShowGizmo, Swoogo, TRC, Hubb, and Glisser are joining forces to offer integrated technology, service, and data.

Lyft Introduces 'Lyft Events'

by Matt Alderton | December 06, 2016
A new service from ridesharing app Lyft lets meeting planners arrange transportation for their attendees.

Core-apps to Launch Three New Event App Features

by Matt Alderton | December 01, 2016
Core-apps will introduce three new event app features in 2017: Conference Notes, Showcase XD, and Access 365.

Cvent to Merge With Lanyon

by Matt Alderton | November 29, 2016
Vista Equity Partners has acquired Cvent, which will now merge with chief competitor and fellow Vista holding Lanyon.

Webcasts

May 2014 Webcast: Solutions for a Tight Budget

May 22 2:00|PM Eastern Description: Budget issues are always a stumbling block to producing great meetings. In this webcast, experienced, planners...

March 2014 Webcast: How to Negotiate in a Seller's Market

March 20 | 2:00 PM Eastern Description: Very little new hotel inventory is scheduled to come on the market and many organizations are holding more...