Use of Technology for Better Event Hosting
Technology is now an essential thread of our social fabric and lifestyle. It has dribbled into everything that we do all day knowingly or instinctively. Corporate events or any event for that matter have also been imprinted with the omnipresence and pervasiveness of technology.
Planners and managers are in agreement that the use of technology has breathed new life into events. Now, people ask for the latest event technology trends while meeting planners and organizers. It has been noted that the integration of technology positively impacts events in many capacities.
- It swells attendance
- It increases engagement
- It cuts down the cost.
Let’s have a look at some of the event technologies that are in vogue these days.
Projection Mapping for the Creation of Augmented Reality Experience
Projection mapping can turn around the ambiance of the entire venue for better. This ambiance detailing is done through multiple projectors that cast still and moving images to all the large facades in the venue to create an interactive 3D display.
Projection mapping is also budget-friendly. So, you don’t have to think too much about cost management. For instance, simple projected mapping on a hangar ceiling can transform the venue into a futuristic dome. You can also use projection mapping along with music to make it a part of interactive entertainment.
Digital and diode lighting controlled through computers can also add to the ultramodern visual ambiance that you are trying to create with projection mapping.
Social Media Walls for Better Engagement
This is an event technology trend that has been around for a while and not going anywhere anytime soon. Put a social media wall throw multiple screens on display with an event hashtag. Post all the posts and pictures with your event hashtag from across different social media platforms to these digital walls. This event tech trend has many upsides.
- The activity surrounding it generates organic real-time excitement and engagement.
- Guests at the event become your brand marketer.
Facilitate the Use of Smartphone
People will use their smartphones no matter how interesting your event lineup is. So, start banking on this new-age human instinct. To begin with, provide free internet. Secondly, go online with your program timeline, handout, menu, and any other itinerary. People will find it easy to look at concurrent event details through their phones and tablets.
Put on a VR Show
If your event entails a short guest list, then you can also think of putting on a VR show. VR is a trending event technology that ensures maximum attendance. You can also use it for some subtle branding.
Live Stream Your Event
If your event consists of music or any other performing art display, then you should make the most of it. Live stream theses performances to gather a virtual audience for your event. At no cost, you can fetch a good number of eyeballs for your event.
Scottsdale Private Event Venues provides event hosting, catering, and entertainment as per the needs of your preferred theme. The company can also incorporate the latest technology trends in your events to spice things up.