Part 1: The Technology RFP Process
How do you determine the best technology solution for you? In this module, we review the steps required to select the best technology to meet your organization’s needs. We will walk through a five step process from establishing and evaluating your needs, examining the wide spectrum of solutions options from open mobile streaming to robust enterprise platforms, analysis of the various solution to the final vendor selection.
David Stankiewicz, DES
Project Manager, IEEE
David Stankiewicz works as a Project Manager at Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. IEEE is the world’s largest professional association dedicated to advancing technological innovation and excellence for the benefit of humanity. IEEE and its members inspire a global community through IEEE’s highly cited publications, conferences, technology standards, and professional and educational activities.
For the past 3 years, as a Project Manager for the IEEE Strategic Programs group, David has been a part of a team of event production specialists servicing a global community of technology professionals, conference organizers and meeting planners. Their suite of services includes brainstorming new event paradigms, exploring new audiences, researching new tools, trialing new methodologies, creating highly produced content, elevating IEEE’s event profile, and making it easy for organizers to innovate.
Part 2: Other Elements for Integration
The second part of this module examines the current state of technology, how to use tech to project to manage and collaborate and how to use technology to enhance the engagement and attendee experience.
Founder and Chief Event Einstein, Endless Events
As founder of Endless Events, Will Curran has been named one of the most influential people in the meeting & events industry, one of the 40 under 40 event industry leaders, 35 entrepreneurs under the age of 35, and Inc Magazine’s Coolest College Start-up all before graduating college. Will has been producing events since high school when he started his first company and has now worked in production of large event clients such as Emerald City.