Author: Group Dynamics

Many of you have probably heard of RFID and how it can revolutionise an event by enhancing attendees’ experiences whilst making the process more efficient for the organisers. But what is it? How does it work? And where can it add value? Here we answer these questions and more...

There seem to be a lot of articles offering tips on how you can improve the way you interact with your audience at events but not many explaining why you should interact with them in the first place! So why should you interact with your audience? We have focussed on the top 5 reasons why you should interact with your audience. Some of these reasons benefit you as the host/organiser, others benefit the audience and others benefit everyone involved. [vc_row row_type='row' text_align='left' css_animation=''][vc_column...

In April 2016 Innovate Finance held their annual global summit focussing on the developments in the world of FinTech at The Guildhall in London. As with many conference events, there was an exhibitor element and Innovate Finance wanted a solution for their exhibitors that embraced the theme of the event utilising innovative technology. This is where we came in! For the second year running Innovate Finance approached Group Dynamics to help them offer an innovative lead retrieval solution. Each of the 1600...

This Daniel Boorstin quote regarding the computerisation of libraries is from the New York Times in July 1983. 35 years on, it is probably more relevant now than it was then. The demand by attendees to be active participants during events has led to an increase in the use of technology. And when integrated well, technology can have an incredibly positive impact on the outcome of the event and the experiences of the attendees. However, there are also many pitfalls along...

Event technology specialists Group Dynamics Ltd has been named as a ‘Preferred Supplier’ to the NEC Group. They will be helping the Group’s clients to enhance event experiences through effective communication utilising a range of creative solutions and smart technology.   The NEC Group is one of the world’s top venue management companies boasting the National Exhibition Centre (NEC), the International Convention Centre (ICC), Genting Arena, Barclaycard Arena and the Vox Conference Centre at Resorts World Birmingham as part of its portfolio. With...

“We’re delighted to have ‘discovered’ Group Dynamics. You manage us and our expectations very well and give us a high level of service at our events. Chris is very professional, approachable and capable.”...

Mobile event apps have stormed onto the scene over the last few years. The rise of the smart phone has led to the almost universally held belief that they can supplant dedicated devices completely and will be better on all levels. Literally hundreds of providers appeared in the market and they are all hungry for your business. In some respects they are right. There are undoubtedly many more things you can do with a smart phone than you can do with...

The expectation of delegate participation at events presents you with a number of key challenges, the most important of which is how best to involve the audience whilst not detracting from the objectives of the event. Here at Group Dynamics, this is our main aim for every event we are involved with. As such we are always looking for ways to make an event more effective and for 2016 we have developed new features for our paperless conference system to assist...

International events and exhibitions specialist, Kate Conway, gives us some tips on how to manage an event with a very small budget. I need to put on an event, but don’t think my budget will stretch. What can I do? Venue Most venues are busiest, and therefore most expensive on Tuesdays, Wednesday and Thursdays. So if you only have a one-day event to put on, then move it to Monday or Friday. With a Monday event you can rig on Sunday evening which,...

Actually it isn’t but the Sky1 television game show with the same name continues to test whether the most startling facts are true. With Lee Mack overseeing proceedings, three celebrity guests bring an interesting fact to the table for discussion and, with the help of a team of verifiers, attempt to prove whether this fact is true or not. They also discuss facts put forward by the audience as well as by Lee himself. Season 3 of the show introduced an audience...