Jack Geddes


The Founders of Event Tech (Podcast) Episode 2 – Run

Xiaoyin Qu dropped out of Stanford Graduate School of Business last year to start an event tech company with her co-founder Xuan Jiang. Together they started Run The World. Qu is a former senior product manager at Facebook, and before that worked at Instagram. Her inspiration behind starting the company was her mother, a pediatric […]Read More

Cvent Announces Free Training and Certification Opportunities for Event and

Cvent, an event and hospitality technology provider, announced that it has trained and certified more than 20,000 marketers, event planners, and hospitality professionals through its free training and certification programme, helping them sharpen their skills, expand their industry expertise, enhance their resumes, and prepare for the future. The company is temporarily offering all of its Cvent […]Read More

The Founders of Event Tech (Podcast) Episode 1 – Event

On the first episode of our podcast on event technology, we have Eva Boskova Cofounder and CEO of Event Advisor. After studying media communications, Eva spent more than eight years at Fleming, an events company organizing conferences and training programs around the world. She started as a junior marketer, before later leading several successful corporate […]Read More

Event Tech Management Platform Aventri Announces Closing of Strategic Growth

Aventri, event management software (EMS), announced it has closed a strategic growth equity round with current private equity investors HGGC and Level Equity. The capital will fuel Aventri’s strategic growth initiatives, including investments in core product development, expansion of its virtual and hybrid event platform, and go-to-market efforts. “The continued partnership with HGGC and Level Equity […]Read More

New Tech Solution to Help Prevent the Spread of Covid-19

New range of wearable tech, thermal screening and state-of-the-art UVC disinfection can be used to help detect and prevent the spread of Coronavirus once industry is able to reopen A first-of-its-kind suite of smart tech solutions has been launched to help those organising conferences and events to protect their workforce, delegates and attendees in the […]Read More

The New Liber platform Will Allow Over 120 Million to

The 120 million plus who attend live events in the UK each year will soon be able to freely enjoy live sport, music, air shows and business events safely and with confidence. The CI Group, one of the UK’s leading events and digital marketing services organisations, has combined its expertise in technology, data and events […]Read More

Six Quick Tips on How to Use Twitter for Your

Use Twitter as a Search Engine  Our first tip is to be on the lookout for what people are saying about hot topics in your industry , by using twitter as a search engine. Let’s say they are interested in a recommendation about a wedding dress. Why not let them know about your wedding show, […]Read More

Five Quick Tips to Use Instagram to Promote Your Event

Video Ads It pays to be counter-intuitive. 75% of all Instagram content are images, so turning to videos is a great way to get your content stand out from the crowd.  The trick to stand-out on Instagram is to make your content native to the platform. What does that mean? Let’s say you want to […]Read More

Five Facebook Advertising Tips to Get More Ticket Sales in

Facebook has a huge network of dedicated users and it is one of the most lucrative places for marketers to advertise.  Competition on Facebook is intense and with good reason — Facebook advertising is the most widely used social media platform by advertisers. The reason behind this is obvious: Facebook seems to be unstoppable with […]Read More