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Technical Tools for Audience Interaction at Events: Functions, Pros and Cons, Vendors. by Mind Map: Technical Tools for Audience
Interaction at Events:
Functions, Pros and Cons,
Vendors.
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Technical Tools for Audience Interaction at Events: Functions, Pros and Cons, Vendors.

Last minute room changes can be broadcast to all delegates (helpful at bigger conferences with parallel streams)

Functions and areas of implementation

Votings and polls

Live-votings during presentations

Surveys

Delegate surveys

Networking

Delegates, Virtual business card exchange, Business card readers

Exhibitors

Messaging

Delegates to moderator

Delegates to delegates

Exhibitors to delegates

Organizer to delegates

Annotations to slides and presentations

Information

Sessions

Venue

Room changes

Q+A

Built-in microphones for talkback

Simultaneous interpretation (headphones)

Sponsor presentation

Integrated landing page

Fundraising

Silent auction

Quizzes at fundraising events

Sponsorship

Web auction

Pros and Cons

Pro

Immediate response

"Wow"-factor

Non-traditional presentation platforms for sponsors may attract new money

Better audience involvement and attention

Improved learning experience

Con

Yet another technical tool to carry

Devices may get lost or not returned

Rental cost

Not everyone is tech-savvy

Learning curve to handle the device (particularly the more complex devices like SpotMe)

Attention can be pulled away from what happens on stage

Vendors

http://www.poken.com/

http://www.gb-mediensysteme.de/gbinteraktiv.html?L=1

http://www.iml.co.uk/

http://www.crystal-interactive.co.uk/

http://www.qwizdom.com/corporate/

www.ubiqus.com

http://shakespeak.com/en/home/

http://www.yel.me/

http://www.replysystems.com/

http://www.optiontechnologies.com/

http://www.meridiaars.com/

http://www.powervote.com/en/

http://www.einstruction.com/

http://www.spotme.com/

http://www.turningtechnologies.com/

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