Recent Blog Posts

Events Apps

The Difference Between Business Social and Enterprise Social

Knowing the difference between business social and enterprise social will help you pick the right mobile event app for your meetings and events.

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How To Avoid Groupthink At Your Next Meeting

When people claim to agree even though they don’t, everyone loses. To understand groupthink, we first have to understand what prevents people from sharing ideas and opinions.

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6 Tips for Crafting the Perfect Event Survey

As meeting, event and insight gathering experts, we’ve helped clients craft a lot of surveys over our 23 years. Here are a few tips to maximize their effectiveness.

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event participation

Event Trend:
What Event Planners Need To Do In 2015

If event managers want to continue to provide attendees with memorable experiences at events, there is a trend they need to pay attention to.

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Toward 2015: 3 Reasons Why Enterprise Meetings Will Go Mobile

The term ‘perfect storm’ is the perfect expression to describe what we’re currently witnessing in the enterprise meeting and event space.

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Extending the Event Lifecycle through
Mobile Technology

The goal of every event planner is to put on the best event possible, and the most important measure of that success is the attendee experience.

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How to Promote your Event App
Using Social Media

When it comes to using social media, the struggle to get heard is real. That’s because your event has to compete with the hundreds of other brands your target audience is following in their feeds.

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employee collaboration

The Rise and Return of the Shared Experience

The convenience of streaming media services brings several benefits, but there is still one thing lacking—a shared experience.

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How Memory Doesn’t Work and Why It Matters For Market Researchers

How can two people have different memories of the same event? The answer reveals how memory works and also provides lessons for capturing feedback.

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5 Reasons Real-Time Interaction Matters
to Event Attendees

Ensuring that your attendees walk away with a positive impression and a valuable experience is a must-have for all of your events. Real-time interaction is one surefire way to add that value – see below for why it makes a big impact on your attendees.

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Selling Event Apps to Your C-Suite

If you are looking to deploy an app for your next conference or meeting, you may find yourself having to make your case directly to the C-suite.

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Lumi Americas Builds ‘Free Bikes 4 Kidz’

Every summer, the Lumi Americas team comes together for the Lumi Summer Summit. This year, we added something new to the mix: a company-organized corporate social responsibility (CSR) project.

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Bringing Mobile to the Office:
The Benefits of Apps for Enterprise

Your employees are already coming to work every day with a mobile device chock-full of apps, are any helping to drive your company’s objectives?

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5 Reasons Event Planners Should Be Using Real-Time Response Technology

Up the ante at your events with real-time response tech. Keep reading for five reasons to integrate real-time response technology into your events.

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Google Glass Developers Must Solve Genuine Problems

Google Glass is a really interesting piece of technology that asks people to question what is and isn’t acceptable in the public domain.

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MPI WEC 2014 Recap

The theme for the 2014 MPI World Education Congress was discovery – and from the keynotes to the social networking, breakout sessions to the MarketSquare – discovery was definitely in the air. Read more for a few event highlights from the Lumi team.

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How Mobile App Gamification Benefits Events

With the planet spending more than 3 billion hours a week gaming and people using their mobile phones for games more than any other category of app, event organizers should seriously consider incorporating gamification – event app gamification, in particular – into their events.

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Lumi and BMA

BMA House Partners With Lumi For App Ready Interactive Events

BMA House, central London’s prestigious venue, has partnered with the global market leader in real-time audience insight technology for live events, Lumi, to provide event bookers with a sophisticated and interactive feature for events, meetings and conferences. Lumi provides a selection of apps powered for iOS and Android to deliver interactive, dynamic, cost-effective and worry […]

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How Event App Analytics Will Help Improve Next Year’s Event

According to Deloitte’s Analytics Trends 2014 report, more “companies are now able to gather data from their operations, analyze it and make it all available to customers.” We live in a data-driven world where technology, like mobile event apps, helps us get measurable insight into all aspects of our organizations.

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Lumi’s Strategic Partnership with Vivancy Opens Up Rapidly Growing Latin American Market

Lumi, the leading specialist in real-time insight technology, partners with Brazil-based Vivancy, an advertising and marketing company with a strong presence in healthcare and wellness tracking, to better serve the Latin American market.

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