Event planning is all about wowing your clients with the most high tech products on the market. 2016 was a year of virtual reality and holograms storming the event planning industry, but for many parties, the show stoppers of 2016 are no longer enough. Technology is a constantly changing atmosphere, so event planners have to constantly change the products they have on hand. The trick is to get a head start on the trends and show your clients party products they’ve never seen before. Fortunately, we can help with that. Here are 3 state of the art event planning products to stun your clients and make you the talk of the industry.
AI has been at the front of everyone’s mind this year, with home bots like Alexa and her rival, Google Home. But it’s not just the home that AI is shaking up. AI is ready to change the event industry, as well. AI Matchmaking is a smart way to ensure that your guests have a good time and click with other guests. It analyzes social media and registration data to match guests with other guests who have similar interests. Whether the connection is a platonic one, a business connection, or something with a little more spark, this is party planning success gold for any kind of party you might be hired to plan. After all, parties are all about making connections at the end of the night, right?
With Crowd Mics, every smartphone in the room serves as a microphone, thanks to the small xlr Atom box. Crowd Mics started out as a helpful Q&A panels or polls, and it’s perfect for that purpose. However, that’s not all Crowd Mics can do for your next event. It’s also a perfect party tool, putting party games in the hands of literally all of the guests. Group karaoke number? Use Crowd Mics. A trivia game in a large auditorium? You need Crowd Mics. This big technology in a small package will help to give your biggest events a sense of togetherness, rather than trying to talk over each other.
Beer pong doesn’t seem like it quite belongs on this list with the rest, but this beer pong table is completely state of the art. Not only does it have 8 LED light settings all controlled by remote: it also has 4 music sensors so that the lights of the table will dance to the beat of the party music. This table is beautiful, and the infinity mirrors that dance in the LED lights just help it to stand out that much more. For a bit of extra branding, you can customize your table and have your company name and/or logo embossed in the center. This beer pong table is the perfect product for that client that likes to party hard, and its sturdy metal frame and water resistant surface make sure it will be in your arsenal for years to come.
The event industry is quickly hurtling toward the future, and that’s not a bad thing. Innovation is what makes the world go wrong. Just make sure that you stay on top of all the trends to keep your clients guessing at every event.