Category : Interactive Meetings

Interactive Meeting Ideas: 5 Ways to Use a Virtual Prize Wheel in Your Event

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

Win The Game of Phones: Now Your Meeting Attendees Can Play Trivia On Their Smart Phones!

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

Debunking The Myth of 100% Attendee Participation in Events

“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

Why You Need To Make Time For Audience Engagement

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

How to Prepare Speakers to Use Audience Response Apps for Greater Attendee Engagement

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

How the CompTIA “ChannelCon” Hybrid Event Keeps Growing 4 Years In A Row

Four years ago, CompTIA contacted Interactive Meeting Technology/SocialPoint to help them deliver their first online event. The goal was to deliver an online, educational event to at least 100 attendees and have them remain online for at least two sessions.

CompTIA had nearly 1,000 registrants and over 300 attendees that first year.  Four years later, their attendee numbers have skyrocketed to well over 4,000.

This is how we did it, through a strong collaboration between us, the vendor, and an engaged and motivated client team.

10 More Ways To Increase Event Attendee Engagement With Event Technology

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