Tag Archives: Event Management

Live event producer, GES, acquires Poken, a cloud-based event management solution
March 17, 2017 Acquisitions

GES will gain event measurement and visitor engagement capabilities through the acquisition of Poken and it’s Poken 360° platform.  The solution includes tools for visitor-to-visitor engagement, gamification, and full metrics reporting. Poken will join the N200|GES event intelligence team, and the company will retain the product name Poken 360°.

From the release: “The addition of Poken is a game-changer in providing a truly intelligent event for organizers, exhibitors, brands, and attendees,” added GES EVP of International, Jason Popp. “The extensive features and services offered by Poken create and drive engagement and are a natural complement to GES’ core live event services and robust technologies. Poken has an extremely talented and enthusiastic work force and we are happy to welcome them to our team.“

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Ticketing Solution Simplifies Event Management (by SpinGo)
February 17, 2016 MarTech Product News, New Products , , ,

Product
Ticketing Solution Simplifies Event Management (by SpinGo)

Category
Event Marketing

Function
Customer Engagement

Great For
Event organizers looking to centralize event management.

Suitable for use by
B2B, B2C

Overview
SpinGo announces SpinGo Event Master, a ticketing solution that integrates scheduling, reporting, marketing, and volunteer management into one dashboard.

Three things to know:
  • Tracks volunteer management, user permissions, reports, marketing programs and will soon track reserved seating
  • Enables event organizers to easily schedule meetings, lunches, photo-ops, panels, and sessions
  • Provides attendees a single ticketing page to simplify the purchasing process and avoid the need to visit multiple web pages to complete registration

Press Release
http://www.spingo.com/blog/post/introducing-spingo-event-master

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RFID (Radio-Frequency Identification) Technology Added to Event Management Software (By Eventbrite)
October 23, 2015 New Features , , , ,

Product
RFID (Radio-Frequency Identification) Technology Added to Event Management Software (By Eventbrite)

Category
Event Management

Function
Customer Engagement

Great For
Organizations hosting large multi-day festivals and events

Suitable for use by
B2B, B2C, Non Profit

Overview
Eventbrite adds new capabilities to its self-service ticketing platform using Radio-frequency Identification technology acquired from Scintilla Technologies.

Three things to know:
  • Eventbrite is expanding the use of RFID technology currently found in wristbands used at large music festivals
  • Incorporating the new technology will cut wait times and speed the assignment of wristbands to event attendees
  • Event organizers will gain real-time insights through the use of a new dashboard capability

More information
http://www.marketwired.com/press-release/eventbrite-extends-platform-with-rfid-technology-streamline-entry-management-cut-wait-2063884.htm

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EventbriteSync (by Eventbrite)
September 24, 2015 New Products , , , ,

Product
EventbriteSync (by Eventbrite)

Category
Event Management, CRM

Function
Customer Acquisition

Great For
Sales and marketing professionals who need to integrate contacts made an industry events with their Salesforce CRM platform.

Suitable For
B2B, B2C

Overview
Combines the contacts gained from Eventbrite’s event ticketing platform into Salesforce’s CRM platform to help sales and marketers leverage relationships made at industry events.

Three things to know:
  • By setting up a sync between Eventbrite and Salesforce, marketers can control how and when to sync data: immediately, on a schedule, or on an ongoing basis
  • EventbriteSync creates a new contact record in Salesforce whenever someone new signs up for the event
  • The app also updates existing Salesforce records with any new information from the registration process

Pricing Structure
Free

Press Release
http://blog.eventbrite.com/introducing-eventbritesync/

More information
https://appexchange.salesforce.com/listingDetail?listingId=a0N30000000puK6EAI

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ATTEND (by Attend)
September 24, 2015 New Products , , , , , , , , ,

Product
ATTEND (by Attend)

Category
Other (Event management)

Function
Communications, Customer acquisition/engagement, Productivity

Great For
Better managing events and interacting with event attendees in more meaningful ways

Suitable For
B2B, B2C, Nonprofit, Government, Start-ups, Agencies

Overview
The latest Attend platform enhances registration, email, check-in and reporting, offers new Salesforce integration and mobile real-time knowledge sharing to drive conversions.

Three things to know:
  • The mobile app provides marketing, sales and customer success teams with real time proactive monitoring of registration and presence for more efficient pre- and in-event communications
  • Convenience features such as VIP alerts when key attendees (customers, prospects, influencers) check in
  • Rich features include snapshot attendee profiles, quick capture Notes to log & track next steps, etc.

Pricing Structure
Annual subscription

Prices start at
$4,000

Installation
No installation required

Press Release
http://www.attend.com/home/pr-attend-launches-next-version-of-event-management-platform-with-new-mobile-app

More information
http://www.attend.com

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