In this week’s summary of digital meetings, events, learning and community, BNP Media uses INXPO to deliver virtual events and webcasts; 2012 Trade Show Technology Summit to explore how events & trade show producers can leverage cutting edge technology and tools; PCMA released report titled “What the Millennial Generation Prefers in Their Meetings, Conventions and Events”; Arkadin partners with Avaya to deliver collaboration solutions to thousands of customers around the world; and MyNetFone launches desktop softphone to bring video conferencing and mobility to SMBs.
|BNP Media Uses INXPO to Deliver Virtual Events and Webcasts
On an average, virtual events received 750 registrations and webcasts were viewed by 260 people. This year, 85 advertisers sponsored BNP Media’s virtual events and webcasts.
“We’ve solved the monetization formula for webcasts, growing revenue 5x since we launched the product offering, with average annual growth of 40% since 2006. For online events, we’re seeing 50% annual revenue growth,” said Danielle Belmont, Senior Online Events Manager at BNP Media. Read more..
|2012 Trade Show Technology Summit to Explore How Events & Trade Show Producers can Leverage Cutting Edge Technology and Tools
Trade Show Technology Summit 2012 will bring together industry leaders to explore how events & trade show producers can leverage cutting edge technology and tools for: pre-event promotions, measuring and increasing ROI, engaging attendees, and boost registrations.
Trade Show Technology Summit 2012 will take place from July 25-26, 2012 at the Richardson Civic Center in Richardson, Texas. Individuals or companies interested in attending the Summit can register on-line at http://goo.gl/n7Wtl.
|PCMA Released Report Titled “What the Millennial Generation Prefers in Their Meetings, Conventions and Events”
Professional Convention Management Association’s Education Foundation released report titled “What the Millennial Generation Prefers in Their Meetings, Conventions and Events” from a survey of more than 2,000 respondent ages 18-30, which takes a closer look at meetings, events and conventions from the viewpoint of the millennial generation. You can download this report from PCMA website, http://goo.gl/P0nDf.
This report includes topics such as millennial generation’s personal preferences and expectations when attending meetings and events, their individual attributes as related to meetings/events, their motivations to attend meetings and events, and their preferred methods of communication. Read more..
|Arkadin Partners with Avaya to Deliver Collaboration Solutions to Thousands of Customers Around the World
Earlier this week, Avaya Inc. announced that Arkadin will use company’s Meeting Exchange platform to enhance core audio conferencing service. Now Arkadin customers can leverage Avaya Meeting Exchange’s broad range of features such as meeting recording and playback, cutting edge applications, and advanced customizable reporting. Read more..
|MyNetFone Launches Desktop Softphone to Bring Video Conferencing and Mobility to SMBs
Hosted voice and data communications service provider MyNetFone has unveiled its Desktop softphone that allows businesses to host video conferences from a single user interface while leveraging the advanced phone features such as Microsoft Outlook Integration. It is powered by MyNetFone’s advanced VoIP Network and utilizes open standard SIP communication protocols. Read more..