Event Tech Podcast
Happy Holidays!

Happy Holidays!

December 23, 2019

We want to take a moment to thank everyone who's been with us over the course of this amazing year 2019. From the bottom of our hearts, we wish you all the merriest of holiday seasons!

 

Better Event Networking With Mixtroz

Better Event Networking With Mixtroz

December 16, 2019

Another week, another exciting tech talk - and this time around, we'll be diving deep into Mixtroz. So, as you already know, the Event Tech Podcast is here to bring you the latest news in event tech. And, of course, the most interesting and groundbreaking tools that you can have available at your event. This is why we're giving you the breakdown of one of the most appealing event software out there - Mixtroz! If networking is your thing, then this episode will certainly excite you.

In order to provide you with the freshest and most complete information, we have the honor to introduce Ashlee Ammons. Ashlee is the co-founder of Mixtroz, so she can tell you everything you need to know. And joining her is none other than our amazing host, Brandt Krueger. Together, the two will dive deep into the background of Mixtroz, how it came to be, and why it is something you will definitely want to implement at your next event. Are you ready for this? Press play, we're getting techy!

The Disney Plus Impact On The Events Industry

The Disney Plus Impact On The Events Industry

December 9, 2019

Who’s ready for an exciting talk about the impact of Disney Plus on the events industry? Because here to deliver your weekly dose of tech news is the Event Tech Podcast! And whether you already have your subscription or simply can’t stand to hear about the streaming service anymore, you’ll want to pay attention. It’s an exciting topic we’re tackling here, particularly when it comes down to the impact the streaming service has on our beloved industry.

Our amazing hosts Will Curran and Brandt Krueger are here to give you the breakdown. What is Disney Plus all about? And why should you, as an event professional, even care? If you’re curious to hear the answers to these questions and more, then sit tight and press play. We’re about to get techy, with just a small hint of magic!

Should Cost be the Deciding Factor in Choosing Event Technology?

Should Cost be the Deciding Factor in Choosing Event Technology?

December 2, 2019

Today on the Event Tech Podcast we are talking all about why cost should not be the sole deciding factor in choosing event technology. But 65% of planners cited cost as the deciding factor. Cost is always a factor when planning events but if it shouldn’t be the deciding factor when choosing event tech then what should be? Tune in to find out!

Event Management Tools: When Tech Meets Productivity

Event Management Tools: When Tech Meets Productivity

November 25, 2019

Today on Event Tech Podcast, we’re talking about event management tools. As you know, this is the number one podcast to go for ideas on everything event tech. And we simply couldn’t resist dedicating an episode to event management through the lenses of tech and tools. Because with so much information and choices out there, it can get quite overwhelming. But fear not, our hosts Will Curran and Brandt Krueger are here to guide you through it.

And joining them is a very special guest, Michael Bleau. Michael is the CEO of Event Hub. And so, he works with more than 300 large live annual events through his event management software company. Plus, he has more than a decade of experience as an event organizer and brand sponsorship manager. So, are you ready to get into the nitty and gritty of event management tools? Then press play, it’s time to get techy!

Google Hits Quantum Supremacy

Google Hits Quantum Supremacy

November 18, 2019

Buckle up, because we're about to get down with Google quantum supremacy! It was recently announced - or better yet, leaked - that Google managed to achieve this so-called quantum supremacy. And you're probably wondering what that means. And exactly how this can potentially relate to events. Well, lately, we've been taking a look at the broader technological landscape and bringing you the scoop. And, of course, diving into what these things mean to the events industry.

So, on this week's episode of Event Tech Podcast, we're breaking down the Google quantum supremacy news. Join our amazing hosts, Will Curran and Brandt Krueger, as they take you on a scientific adventure through this magical and complex world. Press play, and join us on the quest to achieve supremacy!

Data Privacy: ‘Mind Your Own Business’ Act Is Making Waves

Data Privacy: ‘Mind Your Own Business’ Act Is Making Waves

November 11, 2019

Data privacy is a topic we’ve covered several times on the show. Because now more than ever, people everywhere are concerned about the safety of their personal information. Over the past few years, several tech companies found themselves under fire due to this issue. And governments and companies all around the world have begun to implement several measures to ensure that data privacy finally becomes a reality.

So today, we’re talking about the “Mind Your Own Business” Act. Whether you’ve heard it about or not, this is definitely an episode you want to pay close attention to. And especially if data privacy is something that you worry about! So, without further ado, our amazing hosts Will Curran and Brandt Krueger are ready to walk you through it. Press play, it’s time to get techy!

It’s Finally Here - The Event Tech Podcast Samsung Fold Review!

It’s Finally Here - The Event Tech Podcast Samsung Fold Review!

November 4, 2019

We've been teasing you mercilessly, but it's finally time for the Samsung Fold review! If you've been following the show, you know we've been going over hardware quite a bit. And both on our showdown and ditch the binder episodes, Will dropped the new on us. He was about to be - and later did become - the proud owner of a Samsung Fold! All tech aficionados out there know that foldable devices have been advertised as the next big thing for a while now. But when all it's said and done, how do they work?

Well, if you've asked yourself that before, you've come to the right place. It's been a month now, and Will Curran is ready to give you the breakdown on this Samsung Fold review. And alongside him is the always curious Brandt Krueger, who is just as curious as all of us to know what this device is all about. So, are you ready to get the scoop? Press play, it's time for Event Tech Podcast!

Mobile-Only Tickets: A New Direction For The Events Industry?

Mobile-Only Tickets: A New Direction For The Events Industry?

October 28, 2019

'Tis the time for mobile-only tickets to make their way into the events industry! And if you thought this was decades away from happening, you thought wrong. So this week, we're doing something a little different. The Event Tech Podcast is going to start bringing you interesting news out there and our hosts will be discussing the ins and outs, the pros and cons, live. And the first topic originated from an article published on The Verge about mobile-only tickets. Curious? It's exactly what it sounds like. Moving away from the good old paper form tickets, all the way to technology only.

But what does this mean for events? What are the good things? And what isn't quite as great? Will this be the norm from now on? All of this and a little bit more coming your way on today's episode of Event Tech Podcast. Hosted by the always chipper and amazing Will Curran and Brandt Krueger, this is something you don't want to miss. Press play, we're getting techy!

Tablets And Events: Why It’s Time For You To Ditch The Binder!

Tablets And Events: Why It’s Time For You To Ditch The Binder!

October 21, 2019

Prepare to have your mind blown by this week's discussion of tablets and events! Just recently, we launched an episode about hardware in the world of events. But because the Event Tech Podcast strives to make your life as an event planner easier, we're back at it! And this time around, we're getting down and dirty with the topic of tablets and events. Whether you own one or not, you'll still want to give this episode a go.Our lovely hosts Brandt Krueger and Will Curran have quite a few things to say about this. And if you've been following the podcast for a while, you know what these two know about event tech is no joke. So, let's hear the gospel about tablets, shall we? Press play, it's time for another awesome edition of the Event Tech Podcast!