This fall, the Product and Engineering team at DoubleDutch has been working away on a beautiful redesign of our industry-leading event app platform. While every aspect of the app and backend dashboard will be getting a fresh coat of paint (hint, hint), one of the most noticeable changes we're making is an ove[…]
We've all been there. Sitting in the middle of a keynote and a YouTube video doesn't play; the twitter stream floods with #WiFiFail; attendees can't connect to the mobile app you created... People. Are. Pissed. Meanwhile you're freaking out because the venue assured you there would be sufficient WiFi coverage[…]
We've talked a lot about how sponsors can benefit from an event application; how you can leverage social media during your event; and how game mechanics can increase engagement. But what about the simple benefits of having a digital agenda?
An individual's motivation for attending an event or conference can be anything from gaining insight to meeting new people. If a goal of your event is to facilitate networking between attendees there's lots of things you can do as an event organizer to help.
The Gartner Symposium/ITxpo (#GartnerSym) is happening this week in Orlando, FL. The event aims to encourage CIOs and senior IT executives to re-imagine, rethink and reconsider what IT means and how it can be applied to the needs and goals of the enterprise. As consumer tech continues to develop into beautifu[…]
We could write a blog post talking about how much the Global Financial Crisis has screwed with marketing and sponsorship budgets, but we think you're already well-aware of that fact. Instead, let's talk about how you can leverage data, analytics and event tech to secure sponsorship opportunities by helping th[…]