The recent International Confex edition had a plethora of great tech ideas to help event organisers. We take a look at some of the stand outs on show.
Giant iTab is a giant smartphone on a movable stand. Designed to create better visibility for display pieces, the Giant iTab can be set up in portrait mode, landscape mode, or as an interactive table. Winner of EN Exhibition News Awards for Best Sales Tool, this piece of tech can be used for event check-ins and surveys as well as presenting apps and websites. The slimline design comes in 27-inch screens and perfectly replicates the familiar appearance and functions of a smart phone.
Revolutionising breakout rooms, Evolution Dome has created temporary inflatable structures to break-up and provide private areas in large event spaces. The range of styles: breakout room, seminar theatre, meeting pod, and inflatable wall divide are a quick and easy solution to making the most of your space.
AccessLoop is a new tool designed to increase accessibility for virtual events. The tool is browser-friendly and can live caption all your live streamed events including multi-language, open and closed captions, and sign language. When enabled, its Do Not Translate function means it will detect and purposely not translate brand names. AccessLoop is easy to use with a simple workflow, standardised layouts, and a simple joining invitation for accessibility providers. Soon to be added is Audio Description rooms for those with impaired sight.
Quizmodeon is a digital presentation and event aid which facilitates audience interaction. Keep your audience engaged with a range of interactive activities to suit your in-person or online event. Start with a simple quiz then explore the games Quizmodeon has to offer including True or False, Spin Wheel, and Tombola. You also have the option to customise the branding to make it work for your company. The
tool is quick and easy to use, no apps or accounts are needed, just get online and enter the PIN code.
Silent Seminars provides award winning audio solutions to the industry’s big conference and seminar problems. With the highly efficient noise-reducing headsets you can deliver multiple talks in the same space. Also used for multi- lingual audiences, Silent Seminars allows you to give the same speech in multiple languages saving you time, space, and money on your event.
Allseated is a cloud-based event planning service strengthening the collaboration between planner, organiser, venue, and service provider. 3D models of event rooms can be walked through, individually equipped with seating options, and sold virtually. VR events can be held at a venues’ virtual twin as Allseated promises to provide the closest comparison to in-person events, virtually. Providing fully immersive virtual environments, in future it hopes to create digital offices.
Create easy video content to promote your event. ShoutOut can make speaker videos, testimonials, highlight videos, exhibitor videos, winner interviews, and stand tours in an instant. All you have to do is create a branded template and send a link to whoever you wish to record a segment. Once you’ve collected your clips ShoutOut will edit them together for you.