Meetings Technology

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.

Venue Booking Firm Spacebase Debuts in the U.S.

October 24, 2016
The sharing-economy business lets users book more than 2,000 studios, galleries and more in 35 countries.

IMEX America Survey: Meeting Planners Falling Short With Event Tech

by Matt Alderton | October 05, 2016
A new IMEX America survey shows that meeting planners understand the value of event technology, but are not yet using it to its full potential.

IMEX America to Showcase Next-Gen Meetings Tech

by Matt Alderton | August 23, 2016
The next edition of IMEX America will feature a technology pitching contest, tech-themed education, and "TechTours" of the trade show floor.

IMEX America to Offer 'Match and Meet' Networking Service

by Matt Alderton | August 12, 2016
This year's IMEX America trade show will feature an attendee matchmaking service powered by networking specialists Zenvoy.