As a fourth-grade teacher, I am increasingly impressed with all the things my scholars find more interesting than me—wooden pencil shards, the omnipresent Pokeman card, and, most recently, a superbly obnoxious fidget spinner. As a first-year teacher, I also engage in various forms of “professional development” because, God knows, I need it. I’ve been learning about forging student relationships, enhancing content, and, most recently, about how to inspire active student engagement.
Is Your Event Tech Smarter than a Fourth Grader?
Educational Measures Extends Second Screen Technology to Virtual Audiences
Unified engagement platform for live and remote audiences enables hybrid-meeting analytics
Denver, Colorado – May 23, 2017 – (PRWEB) – Educational Measures, LLC (“EM”), the leader in live meeting analytics and engagement technology, today announced EM Virtual Array™, an online engagement technology that extends live meeting engagement to virtual audiences. Event and conference stakeholders can maximize meeting return on investment beyond the four walls the meeting room, putting the same second screen in your live meeting and in the hands of anyone, anywhere.
Educational Measures Grows European Meetings by 300%
New Dublin, Ireland Organization Slated to Accelerate Growth
agement technology, today announced more than 300% growth year over year in its European meetings. Global and European event executives can expect a higher level of sales support, planning assistance and onsite delivery of EM ARRAY™ and EM Analytics. Educational Measures expects to continue triple digit growth in Europe.
Getting out of a Bind(er)
Interactive iPads are a natural evolution in the process of going paperless at meetings.
Once cutting edge, online invites and e-registration have become mainstream. Gone are paper invites, registration forms, and onsite agendas. Yet somehow those cumbersome, clumsy, antiquated three-ring binders full of content are still finding their way into meeting rooms. If you want to achieve the holy trinity of savings—time, money, and the environment—it’s time to adopt e-content.
Transform USA - Gold and Silver Sponsorship sells out in 48 hours
This post was originally published April 26, 2017 on AMR International
New leadership conference to help convention and exhibition organizers with their digital transformation
Washington Marriott at Metro Center, Washington DC, USA Thursday, July 20, 2017
Transform USA – a new conference for data, analytics and digital in events, has received overwhelming industry support with gold and silver sponsorship packages selling out within 48 hours.
Presented by global events strategy consultancy AMR International and the producer of exclusive events for conventions and exhibition organizers Lippman Connects, Transform USA is for senior leaders responsible for data, analytics and digital development from convention and exhibition organizers and venues.
4 Signs That Your Live Meetings Are Growing Stale
This post was originally published April 1, 2017 on The Meeting Magazines by Karl Edmunds
The digital age has left no industry untouched, and the world of live meetings and events is not an exception. Still, there are many who haven’t adopted the conveniences of the ever-changing technology landscape. If meeting planners aren’t constantly re-evaluating their events and making improvements, their meetings will easily be outshined and even replaced by others. Organizations cannot continue to spend tens of thousands of dollars on events that yield no measurable return. So, how can you tell if your tried-and-true methods are no longer sustainable?
Here are the four signs that your live events are growing stale.
Meeting analytics: The future of managing event data is here
This post was originally published February 7, 2017 on Corporate Meetings Network by John Santaferraro
As live events move from digital distraction to digital engagement, analytic potential explodes. We have reached a point where the data being generated by applications is now more valuable than the app itself.
According to the Nucleus Research study in 2014, for $1.00 invested in analytics there is a $13.01 return on that investment. With this kind of prize at the end of the analytic journey, analytics will be the big live meeting winner in 2017. Strap yourself in, the race for the ultimate digital event is on.
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5 Questions With Big Data Expert John Santaferraro
This post was originally published on March 7, 2017 on Connect Corporate by Kelsey Ogletree
John Santaferraro spent the last 21 years in big data analytics helping companies in all industries recognize the value of data and analytics. The meetings and events industry is next to make this shift. Recently hired as chief analytics officer of Educational Measures, a second-screen technology company that puts an iPad in the hand of every participant during a live meeting, Santaferraro is charged with helping define how discovery and predictive analytics will increase ROI for live meetings. Here’s why it matters to medical meeting planners especially.
Educational Measures Selects Yellowfin BI for Live Meeting Analytics
Data-driven decisions to be provisioned for every level of meeting, conference and event stakeholders
Denver, Colorado – January 31, 2017 – (PRWEB) – Educational Measures LLC (“EM”), the leader in live meeting analytics and engagement technology, announced today the selection of Yellowfin Business Intelligence (BI) platform as the foundation for the EM analytic platform and applications. For meeting stakeholders who understand the value of analytics, there is potential to cut meeting costs, increase operating efficiency and multiply meeting return on investment.
Educational Measures Hires Seasoned Pharmaceutical Meeting Professional
Expands Team to Cover Pharmaceutical, Medical Devices and Biotechnology Industries
Denver, Colorado – January 19, 2017 – (PRWEB) – Educational Measures LLC (“EM”), the leader in live meeting analytics and engagement technology, announced today the hire of Bob Cocco as Vice President of Business Development with a focus on the pharmaceutical industry. Bob Cocco combines experience with live meeting engagement and interactive presentation tools to help leading pharmaceutical companies make the move toward next-generation live meetings.