Hybrid events

Driving immersive hybrid experiences with Augmented Reality

Nextech’s Chris Burton discusses the power of Augmented Reality to optimise virtual events Technology and Augmented Reality (AR) are changing how we live, work, shop, learn and play. The global pandemic has taught us to look through a different lens, exposing new, more interactive ways to consume content. New digital experiences are rapidly taking over the ‘New New’ economy, especially in the even...

Hubilo adds more engagement opportunities to its virtual event landscape

California-based Hubilo has launched a virtual and hybrid event platform with new features designed to boost attendee engagement, build connections, and help increase event ROI.  Hubilo’s has designed a new aesthetic centre where event schedules can be displayed on a single page, making it easy to explore. The Hubilo platform also enables the streaming of entire events through a mobile app. Engage...

The future of in-person vs hybrid model for corporate events

By Katherine Frost The pandemic has changed all branches of the events industry from how we once knew it. At the beginning of the pandemic, event attendees and organisers fully switched gears to all virtual conferences and gatherings to abide by social distancing guidelines. As restrictions slowly began to lift, the industry saw a shift to a hybrid model for events. Now, restrictions are once agai...

VOK DAMS signals return to live, with enquiries in China up 30%

After a year and a half of Covid-19, international communications agency VOK DAMS, says it is again registering a strong increase in demand for live events worldwide. According to the agency, 26% of all enquiries it received in Germany concern face-to-face events, 35% hybrid events with a mix of digital and face-to-face components, and 39% purely digital gatherings. The economy in Germany is initi...