With the influx of new start-ups and entrepreneurs specialising in technologies for the event industry, there are now myriad ways to use technology to make event production more efficient using apps and programs.

1. Mobile

From scannable ticketing on your personal device using QR codes, to live guest-list management technologies, there are a plethora of companies that offer mobile phone solutions for the events industry.

2. Venues

For those who work as event producers, venue sourcing can be an immensely time-consuming task - Luckily, there are companies pioneering the use of database venue sourcing. These agencies provide access to countless venue options at the click of a button.

3. Data Capture

By integrating activities with a social media outcome into events – such as Photobooths, GIF GIF cameras, Live Feeds and Hashtag printers – many companies offer a customised, branded experience for guests that they can enjoy and share even after the event.

4. Immersive technologies

Virtual Reality (VR) technology is becoming more prevalent within the events industry. Virtual attendance, discussion and interaction at events such as conferences, sporting events, and brand launches; creates options for those who are unable to physically attend.

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