How Do We Send Data Around the World?

By: Lacey Fields, Technician I, Greater Columbus Convention Center You are exhibiting at a booth in New York City at the largest convention of the year; it’s a huge opportunity to gain new business for your company. Then, the Exhibit Hall doors open to the public and its show-time. There’s…

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Event Planner Apps to Help Get Things Done

By: Mitchell Hughes, General Manager, Tampa Convention Center How many of us look at our smart devices, know how powerful they are, and yet also know that we underutilize their capabilities? One way to better harness their power is through the use of mobile applications. Mobile apps are especially handy…

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How IoT is Remaking the Workplace

Mark Baratti, Operations Manager, San Diego Convention Center The first internet connected appliance was a Coke machine at Carnegie Mellon University that was able to report its inventory and whether newly loaded drinks were cold or not. It was invented out of necessity by a few college students in 1982,…

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