Archive for the ‘AV Technology’ Category

Speakers & Presenters: 5 AV Tech Best Practices

Posted by | AV Technology, Meeting & Event Planning |
Speaker at Business Conference and Presentation

Meeting planners need to do everything possible within their power to extract the best performances from their invited speakers. Peruse the Internet, look through any business magazine, and scan the bookshelf in the business topics section of the library or a bookstore and you will find no shortage of content devoted to guidance on public […]

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How to Capture Attention and Spur Creativity During Conferences

Posted by | Audio Visual Technology & Equipment, AV Technology, Meeting & Event Planning |

The first and perhaps most fundamental objective of any meeting and conference is to capture and hold the attention of the attendees. However, when it comes to the modern meeting audiences, especially those heavily represented by a Millennial demographic, the familiar standard hotel ballroom/classroom environment may no longer be sufficient. This is particularly true if […]

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How to Reduce A/V Expenses… Without Cutting Corners

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This is a very familiar situation in the meeting planner world — an event is executed flawlessly. The messages are clearly received, the audiences are impacted. Goals and objectives are fulfilled, expectations are exceeded. Naturally, the planners are often then tasked to replicate the same event next year…but with a directive to reduce the budget, […]

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Global Meetings: Top Technology Challenges, Part II

Posted by | Audio Visual Services, Audio Visual Technology & Equipment, AV Technology, Meeting & Event Planning |

A 2-part overview of some of the top technology challenges meeting professionals face when planning a series of events in different countries. The article will discuss and offer tips on how to deal with varying costs, language barriers, technical standards, and cultural differences concerning the work ethic and labor. Professional meeting planners with the proven […]

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Global Meetings: Top Technology Challenges, Part I

Posted by | Audio Visual Services, Audio Visual Technology & Equipment, AV Technology, Meeting & Event Planning |

A 2-part overview of some of the top technology challenges meeting professionals face when planning a series of events in different countries. The article will discuss and offer tips on how to deal with varying costs, language barriers, technical standards, and cultural differences concerning the work ethic and labor. Professional meeting planners with the proven […]

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CME Meeting Planners: What is a Production Company?

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The term “Production Company” encompasses a very wide variety of definitions across many different industries. In many cases, it’s simply a term of art, and the meaning is defined by the particular context in which it’s being used. However, when it comes to planning A/V and technology spends for CME meetings and events, the terminology […]

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