Digital Events

Best practices and case studies for pulling off exceptional virtual and hybrid meetings.

CL18 Tech Spots – Conferences i/o

Conferences i/o is an award-winning Audience Response System designed to empower audiences and give presenters actionable, real-time insight. Attendees use their own device to ask/up-vote questions, speakers can embed polls into PPT/Keynote and project results, and organizers can collect feedback. All in real-time, nothing to download.

BY Scott Cohen January 8, 2018

CL18 Tech Spots – Digitell

With 30+ years’ experience and over 100 existing association clients, our team of experts knows how to deliver success. Digitell turns your content into revenues through our several successful revenue-generating programs.

BY Jim Parker January 8, 2018

CL18 Tech Spots – Mediasite

It’s easier than you might think to create significant, lasting impact through every stage of your event. When you partner with Mediasite Events, we ensure you’ll have the tools to engage members, expand your audience and fuel your content marketing strategy.

BY Scott Davis January 8, 2018

CL18 Tech Spots – INXPO

INXPO is the video platform trusted by enterprises, built upon a secure, reliable and scalable foundation that has powered thousands of events and touched millions of users.

BY Jeff Heisler January 8, 2018

CL18 Tech Spots – Evenium

ConnexMe is the highly interactive app within Evenium’s comprehensive event technology platform focusing on attention, knowledge, and content acquisition.

BY Ben Leikach January 8, 2018

CL18 Tech Spots – Experient

Introducing Spectrum, an RFI tool to help our clients use data driven insights to objectively evaluate destinations and venues based upon a number of data points.

BY Andy Smith January 8, 2018

DEI Spotlight: Stuart Ruff-Lyon, CMP, DES

Stuart Ruff-Lyon looks forward to using his DES certification to lead the company further into hybrid events this year.

BY Curt Wagner January 2, 2018

What’s the Key to Success for Live-Streaming in China?

There’s a big appetite for live-streamed programming among users in the world’s most populous country. But reaching those prospective attendees can be a challenge.

BY David McMillin December 19, 2017

DEI Spotlight: Tahira Endean, CMP, DES, CED

Tahira Endean has managed several digital and hybrid events during her career, but she recognizes that they continue to evolve, so you have to stay on top of the latest tech developments.

BY Curt Wagner December 18, 2017

DEI Spotlight: Spotlight: Sina Bünte, DES

When this Amsterdam, Netherlands–based events manager for the International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA) — and member of the 2018 class of PCMA’s 20 in Their Twenties — was recently interviewed by Convene, she said she wanted “to be an expert in the latest technology trends that can be used for events in order to keep on reinventing.” Which would explain why she pursued her DES.

December 11, 2017

How a Livestream Chat Turned Into an Innovative Mobile Meeting

A Montreal-based event professional transformed a digital encounter into a highly engaging face-to-face experience.

December 8, 2017

DEI Spotlight: Derrick Johnson II, CMP, DES

The director of meetings at the Council of Insurance Agents & Brokers — and member of the PCMA Education Foundation Board of Trustees — believes the DES certification prepares event organizers for a future in which artificial intelligence and holograms will be part of the program.

December 4, 2017