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How to select the best ticketing tool for conferences or exhibitions

In recent years, more and more systems for delegate management, registration, ticketing and payment have entered the market. With new developments in the mobile sphere and solutions like Apple Pay coming up, the advancements will continue. Time to take a closer look at what the various systems on the market have to offer, which features are available and what are the different pricing models and ranges.

Many event planners still use home-made solutions, but they realize that with the advanced requirements from the market side, these systems are causing more problems than solutions.

At the end of the day, collecting income from delegate or visitor entrance tickets is the core process for any successful event!

Further below, you’ll find an overview of what systems are on the market. But before we come to that, let’s take a look at what are the 10 most important decision criteria when selecting a vendor. Continue reading How to select the best ticketing tool for conferences or exhibitions

Eventex Congress in Sofia casting its shadows

Sofia, Bulgaria is gearing up for the Eventex Congress, 25-26 February 2015.

In recent years, the event has become a truly international gathering of Eventprofs from a variety of countries. That is also reflected by the range of international speakers contributing to the event.

The congress has a two day program, day 1 focussing on event technology, day 2 on event marketing. I am happy to contribute with a presentation about event ticketing solutions to the program on 25 February. More about the content of my presentation can be found here on this blog.  Here’s an overview of the speakers you’ll meet at Sofia.

By the way, the event has a pretty cool website, too! Check it out by clicking on the picture below.

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Look forward to meeting you in Sofia!