One of our most exciting projects at the moment is the Think Big Series by PSG where thought leaders from around South Africa in various industries such as sports, aviation, the tobacco industry, education, and others have come together to discuss some of the most fascinating topics, with some of the most knowledgeable people in the business – award-winning journalist Bruce Whitfield, Herman Mashaba and Jacques Pauw. This is a series made for the public and goes into deep insights on a variety of fronts, so the importance of a smooth-running show is paramount.
Lots was going on at the SA Investment Conference in October, but much of it was taking place via an app developed by a homegrown tech startup.
More than 900 individuals downloaded the event app provided by Flock, which was over 120,000 views throughout the conference – at an average of 190 views per minute.
How cool is this! Our CEO Mike Lysko had the amazing opportunity to speak about The Ultimate Tools for Event Planners and Event Tech trends at the SAACI - Tshwanefication event which was held in Pretoria.
Event Planners got the chance to try out our famous Live poll and Q&A feature during his presentation. SAACI – Tshwanefication was a great event that catered to event planners around the world with current trends in event planning.
If organising an end of year function has you in hives, fear not. Whether you’re planning an end of year shindig for your employees, or are orchestrating an end of the year soirée on behalf of a company, our tips below will help you to create an event that’ll be remembered for years to come.
This month we celebrate a client who’s heritage starts in the Netherlands back in 1932. The SPAR Group started with the aim of working together with wholesalers and distributors to create more benefits for everyone, including their clients of course. This month we participated in the 2nd SPAR Group conference...
Collecting info from attendees is one of the most important reasons to get an event app. It’s a very easy way to encourage people to leave instant feedback that event managers need to improve their events…
Recently we’ve been reading up on the latest and greatest in event tech and found some gems that need a mention to transform your next event, conference, exhibition, seminar or meeting. Here are 5 top tech trends to look out for and incorporate into your event where you can:
A few short decades ago, the concept of engagement was rarely associated with corporate events. Fast-forward to 2020, and attendee engagement has become a term bandied about with much fervour – for good reason.
One of the events that stood out for us this month was the JSE SA Trade Connect event, which was held over 2 days where local and international C-suite delegates from the trading ecosystem gathered to gain insight from industry.
We always love the trend predictions and seeing as the 2019 trends for the events industry have been generally on the right track, we were really interested to see what the 2020 trends will bring! Here are 6 trends that are bound to get your event-planning heart beating faster:
The Flock Team is honoured to have been awarded with 2 trophies at the tt100 awards on the 14th of November, one for the Excellence in Management of innovation, and one for Sustainability for our digital platform and mobile event apps.