Category Archives: Technology

6 Free Apps to Keep Meeting Planners Organized

Juggling the demands of meeting and event planning is difficult, but new business technologies can make even the most hectic schedule easier to manage. Let’s go beyond the essential event planning tools to find organizational apps that you might not have considered.

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How Technology Is Transforming Museums and Meetings

Emerging technology is turning museums into stars. Many are incorporating innovative and interactive media exhibits to enhance visitor experience. It just so happens that some venues offer masterpiece meeting spaces as well. Following is a collection of places that have mastered the art and science of the meeting.

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Stuck at Customs? No Problem

Technology has caught up with paper entry forms through memberships and mobile apps. Global Entry and Mobile Passport are changing the way we get through customs—helping to move you through quickly and without a hassle.

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New Tech Speeds Up Airport Screening

Set up a time-lapse camera in just about any major airport and you’ll see thousands of passengers racing through the lobbies and terminals. Switching to the video feed of the security checkpoint, you won’t be surprised to see the movement come to an abrupt halt. Technology is helping travelers zip through, even without TSA PreCheck, Global Entry or Clear.

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the hotels of the future

3 Steps to Take Hotel Experiences to New Heights

The world around us is changing and the hotel industry is adapting with it. People want more from hotels—often, a simple bed and continental breakfast no longer suffice. New emerging technologies and attitudes are inspiring hotels to take on three new roles to provide extraordinary experiences for guests.

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Upgrade Your Event with These Tech Innovations

 Meeting planners manage approximately 12,647 details throughout the year. And with each passing year, more of them are related to technology. Tech now helps planners engage attendees before the in-person event; assists attendees as they participate in the event; and continues this interaction with attendees, while also facilitating interaction between attendees, after the event.

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Smartphone Etiquette 101

As you look around in restaurants, on street corners and in our workplaces, you will recognize “the state of monomaniacal obliviousness” that overcomes fellow humans when they’re “absorbed in an activity to the exclusion of everything else,” in the words of Henry Alford, author of Would It Kill You to Stop Doing That: A Modern Guide to Manners.

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