Richard Mann, market development director at the NEC asks who owns the spirit of an event?
After yet another defeat for Aston Villa recently (sorry Villa fans), BBC Midlands Today ran a short piece comprising vox pops from angry fans after the match. Some were demanding Paul Lambert, Villa’s manager, should be sacked (he was). Others insisted that both Lambert and Randy Lerner (owner and chairman) should go.
Phil Simpson, R&D director and joint owner of D2i Systems shares the real story behind technology in events.
There has been a lot of noise made about RFiD (radio-frequency identification) over the last five years. The technology itself poses a number of challenges that do not gel well with the temporary nature of an event.
Global event registration company Circdata looks to new technology to improve the event experience for its customers. EN talks to MD James Ormiston about the importance of data and the evolution of lead capture.