Note: This is the latest post in our series of audience engagement posts.
Most corporate events end up with a stupifying sense of sameness, filled with a series of speeches, presentations, panel discussions, and uninspired trade show booths.
This can have the same hypnotic effect on attendees as the white lines
Now that our SocialPoint Challenge Bar Trivia Game is available in our Audience Response App, you can win the battle for attendee’s attention, by giving them a fun experience on their smart phones!
How does adding Trivia to the Audience Response App work?
Now you can add trivia to your event flow
“I want 100% of the attendees to participate in this activity!”
It’s a phrase that I hear from meeting planners all the time. They are convinced that the attendee engagement experiences won’t work if only 60% of the people do it.
I have an alternative point of view.
First, understand that there really
Not including time for audience engagement in your events and presentations might have worked in the past, but today’s audiences have higher expectations of being involved with learning and interacting. So, you need to make the time! Just consider how audiences have become more hands-on in reaction to major recent
The greatest advantage of event apps and audience response apps is to give your attendees a voice.
Instead of passing around microphones in a large audience of 1,000 attendees, an event app or audience response app can be used to capture hundreds of questions instantly from curious attendees.
Equally important – activities
Last March, I shared 10 ways you can use event technology beyond polling to create more attendee engagement. Recently I gave a webinar on attendee engagement and came up with 10 more ways, which is good, because your event audiences continue to expect more engagement! Here they are:
1. Display and
At their best, events are an explosion of content and ideas where we craft meaningful stories and create community.
However, events are also where we too often load everybody up with as much coffee as we can give them and then send them into a big, dark room with rows and
Meetings and events create significant value for the companies and organizations that host them. Value such as leads, sales, and greater awareness – core business goals of the topmost importance. That’s why meetings are here to stay.
But don’t just take my word for it, because there’s a ton of research
It is no secret that having a reliable Internet connection can make or break an event. Nothing brings life to a screeching halt quite like having a PowerPoint presentation freeze during a speech or a live video stream suddenly cut out for virtual attendees around the world. The goal is