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Building out our Hybrid Event Framework

As we look ahead to the future of events, it is becoming clear that virtual is here to stay. Offering delegates the opportunity to participate in educational conferences from the comfort of their home or office will be standard. At myConferenceSuite we certainly envision and events future that is hybrid-In person and online. As this model becomes more common, pricing…

Using myConferenceSuite with Zoom and Zoom Breakouts

There has been a massive shift to online meetings brought on by recent events and there is general consensus that when the business and association meetings sector does return to hosting live events; some will remain online. We are all adapting and learning new ways to communicate. As such, myConferenceSuite is evolving its virtual portal. In addition to boosting our…

Video Conferencing Apps: A comparative analysis

The Covid-19 Pandemic has very suddenly and rapidly changed the nature of how we do meetings.  Previously, face to face meetings were the normal in most industries, and video conferencing was viewed as a backup or stop-gap measure for when attendees could not attend live due to any unique circumstances. In the present Covid-19 reality however, Video Conferencing has quickly…

Business during the COVID19 Pandemic. How D. E. Systems is supporting organizations through this transformative event.

As an Event Technology Provider, D. E. Systems has seen its business model turned on its end.  While it remains a very diverse organization, events were at the core of D. E. Systems.  Surprisingly, business activity has continued even though events have not.  One of the primary advantages to our technology rental department is being able to provide short term…

The Efficient Home Workspace and Maximizing Productivity at Home

During this current health pandemic, most of us are learning to work from home.  Whether you are self-employed, or your company has asked you to work from home, we must quickly adjust to the current “normal” for business continuity and remaining productive. Here are a few tips and tools that can help you and make your temporary home office experience…

Activation using Gamification in your event app

Recently, myConferenceSuite supported a large industry tradeshow, CSAE’s annual Tete-a-Tete held in Ottawa, Canada.  The show attracts approximately 1300 exhibitors and delegates from the meetings and association market.  This year a full conference app was used with some key engagement features.  Replacing standard lead retrieval on the show floor with universal delegate scanning in the app allowed everyone to exchange…

Getting your professional Edge at MPI’s world education congress

This week SnapupTickets as a division of D. E. Systems, had the unique opportunity to attend Meeting Professional International’s World Education Congress in San Francisco.  The theme for this year’s conference was “Find Your Professional Edge”.  MPI is a fantastic organization for event and meeting planners and suppliers of all types to gain education, network and connect with each other.…