Welcome to the 2018 edition of the Event Tech Buyer’s Guide, your comprehensive resource for learning what the latest trends are in this diverse industry. The growth of Event Tech Live has undoubtedly paralleled the expansion of the event tech industry, allowing it to flourish and develop its own identity and community. This year’s buyer’s […]
No police were stationed inside the 2017 V Festival in Essex because of a dispute over money, the BBC’s Victoria Derbyshire programme understands. The organisers, Festival Republic, refused to pay the cost of special police services at the 50,000-strong event, Chelmsford City Council documents show. There were also concerns over the vetting of staff and […]
A South Wales man has been sentenced for continuing to work as a security director despite having lost his SIA licence. Billy Jones, director of BJ Securities Ltd, was sentenced to 12 weeks imprisonment, suspended for 18 months, and 200 hours unpaid work at Cardiff Magistrates’ Court on 13 December. Jones had previously had his SIA […]
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Bizzabo, the world’s leading holistic events cloud, announced the close of a $15 million round of equity funding, led by Pilot Growth Equity, and participated by European investment fund Maor and existing investors. The investment brings Bizzabo’s total funding to $30 million, in support of its goal to revolutionise the industry with its unique Event […]
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D2i Systems won the “Best Event Management Platform” category at the 2017 Event Technology Awards following the successful launch of their Engage software at Event Tech Live 2016. D2i’s award submission was based upon a case study of their partnership with Messe Frankfurt Middle East. To solve Messe Frankfurt’s challenges D2i implemented the use of […]
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