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A leading financial services company held a meeting with key employees to discuss strategic topics and how to improve communications with the senior management team. They wanted an easy way for attendees to submit their ideas and for attendees to select their favourite ideas of those proposed. Our tablet messaging solution with up-voting feature allowed this to happen. Attendees shared a tablet in pairs through which they could submit ideas surrounding key topics impacting the business. Attendees would select the appropriate category for...

The world has been gripped with football fever with the FIFA World Cup currently taking place in Russia and the Group Dynamics office is no exception! We decided to have an office sweepstake for the tournament but being a tech company, we thought we would do things a little differently...

A few weeks ago as part of our ‘Question of the Week’ series on social media we asked our followers to describe the Event Technology sector in one word and the responses received have given us food for thought. So what were some of the responses we received? "Unpredictable" Event technology doesn’t always do what event organisers expect it to. One contributor had experiences where they expected certain outcomes that didn’t materialise. There are lots of reasons that this can happen such as...

1. Choices, choices Hundreds of solutions and providers of Event Technology are available – some free, some costing thousands. However, don’t panic, tie down your budget and work out how much time you have to prepare. This will narrow the search significantly. 2. Never lose sight of the objectives More importantly identify the meeting objectives before you even consider using technology. Why are you holding the event? Who is coming? What are you trying to achieve?   3. Involve your technology partner Find a supplier you...

Well it would appear so from the audience on new Channel  4 comedy game show 'I Don’t Like Mondays' hosted by Alan Carr. Members of the audience compete to win a year's salary but there's a catch: they have to resign from their job on air at the end of the show. There are 3 rounds plus a final in each show with contestants being selected from the audience by Alan and a celebrity guest participating in a series of hilarious games...

We often say that less is more when it comes to event technology and this is a perfect example of that. A large international airline was looking to run a conference for their leadership team to discuss challenges they faced across the company and possible solutions to these. They knew that the people attending were the best placed to not only identify the issues but to solve them as well, they just had to get them talking. They approached Group Dynamics to...