Interesting May

02.05.2019

Welcome to May’s That’s Interesting, Live Union’s curated list of inspiration and useful ideas from the far corners of the event world. This month we bring you everything from designing more intelligent networking to turning audience brainwaves into art.

Most Interesting – intelligent networking

Super Connectors (10min read)
In the first of our new Super Connectors reports we share the event formats that put networking at the heart of your experience.

Just plain interesting – event ideas & inspiration

Coachella’s Augmented Reality Equipped Stage (2min read)
How AR is adding an amazing new creative dimension to live experiences.

How smart companies are measuring event ROI (3min read)
Well-written article on generating and evaluating ROI by integrating your event tech with your wider CRM. And, if you’re interested in that, you’ll like this article looking at how brands such as IBM are using event tech to gain audience insights.

Turn audience brainwaves into paintings (2min explore)
We’re looking to use this great visual experience at an event this autumn.
In a similar vein, check out this wonderful art installation.

Eco-friendly wrist bands (1min read)
Get drastic on plastic!

All bliss no booze (2min read)
Ideas for non-alcoholic activations.

Finding the best presentation images (2min explore)
Useful resource.

Multi-dimensional event identities (1min explore)
Live experiences should have vibrant multi-dimensional identities; Papercraft ticks all the boxes.

A venue to know about:
Magazine London

Something to go to:
Colourscape
Instagram friendly experience for all the family.

Rooftop Film Club
Cult classics and new releases.

p.s. If there’s something interesting that you’ve seen at an event, please do email us thatsinteresting@liveunion.co.uk