Best Event Management Software

There are so many different event management software out there, which one is the best option for you? Rather than focusing on the traditional event management platforms (that you probably are already familiar with), I wanted to shift the focus to the most innovative event management solutions available in the market. These are companies that … Read more

Questions to Ask To Find The Best Lead Retrieval System

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We’ve talked to hundreds of people reviewing lead retrieval systems and there are a number of questions that come up continually from buyers who have been through systems that have caused them headaches or cost an order of magnitude more than what can be done with the latest technology. If you’re shopping around here’s some … Read more

Beyond Bingo Cards

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We always mention that we integrate with over a dozen registration systems (including Eventbrite), because EventHero stands for “End-to-End Event Management” where your data is entered once and flows through to all necessary systems. In the end, your event is all about data and our goal is to eliminate Excel as the industry’s most popular data … Read more

People v. Technology, Storytelling and More Beer

  This week we’ve got video, tactics for better storytelling to sell your event, and a great article about technology changing the face of sport. Hope your summer is off to a good start, @johnjwall   Are People More Important Than Technology? The tables are turned on EventTech Podcast Host John Federico as he’s interviewed on … Read more

Calling all Road Warriors!

  We are working on a new project gathering best practices at road shows. If you run a multi-city event we would love to get your input and give you early access to the results. To learn more check out this blog post or just reply to this newsletter, I’d love to hear from you. … Read more

Calling All Road Show Warriors

Are you running a road show? We are talking about what works and would like to hear from you. Over the past two years we’ve worked with a dizzying array of events: The classic annual conference, continuing education events that require multi-session tracking, and smaller events where badge scanning is finally affordable. Far and away … Read more

Back to Work (aka Happy 2016!)

I’ll admit it, I am a grinch, I’m very happy to get back to my routine. Regardless, I hope your holiday was happy and restful. Here’s to getting the new year off to a great start! ’til next week, @johnjwall 25 EventProfs to Follow on Twitter I know this list is good, many of them … Read more

What Does The Future Hold?

As we scramble through the last events of the year, struggling to remain calm as the amateur travelers flood the airport, it’s time to take a breath and look towards the future. Faster internet, better events and putting more technology to bear on the hard problems – sounds like a good holiday wish for me! … Read more

Adding Raffles to Your Conference and Expo Floor

As an event organizer, you’re constantly asking yourself two questions: How do I create more value for my attendees? How do I create more value for my sponsors and exhibitors? To drive traffic to exhibitor booths, many of you rely on tried and true methods such as having breakfast and cocktail receptions on the exhibit … Read more

Getting More Productive

  The road tour continues, we’ll be in Baltimore next week, will you? If so check out the info on our private event below. Some great productivity and reg page tips this week as well as the EventTech Podcast. Happy Thanksgiving to everyone in the states, and here’s to the start of the holiday season! … Read more