Introducing Checkr – a new remote speaker check service from GoRemote
GoRemote’s simple-to-use 3-minute check-up that identifies issues and provides expert advice for remote presentations for any event.
Offer your speakers the red carpet treatment
Following these tips, you can offer remote speakers VIP treatment and create a memorable event for all involved.
Putting your remote speakers in the frame
Framing may often seem like a subtle and secondary consideration for speakers, as it’s more important to hear and see the speaker first. However, if a screen is too low or too high, it can be difficult for the audience to engage with someone who isn’t looking directly at them.
Why audio is important for remote speakers
Audio is critical for remote speakers and presenting online, most audiences can cope with a poor picture and dropouts, but if they can’t hear the speaker, they’ll switch off. Getting your audio clear and crisp isn’t that difficult to achieve; it might simply be the case of investing in a good headset or some […]
Making your future events more sustainable
Governments and organisations worldwide have made it clear that we need to reduce our carbon impact on the planet drastically. For event managers, this can be difficult, as so much of event planning relies on travel to a physical location, materials production, and energy usage. For an event to be truly sustainable, every aspect of event management must be carefully considered.
Preparing speakers for medical conferences
Managing large events for medical professionals can offer specific challenges, especially in supporting and organising hundreds of speakers. When it’s a hybrid or a completely virtual event, managing doctors and professionals who are often pushed for time becomes even more complicated.
What will happen in the events industry in 2022? A discussion with Gus and Ben – GoRemote’s co-founders.
Ben Axtell and Augustin (Gus) Perret founders of GoRemote discuss the year ahead and how COVID has changed event management for the future.
Livening up hybrid events for virtual delegates
Even though attending a virtual event is sometimes seen as a preference to going to a physical venue (due to travel, time constraints, budget etc.) Virtual can often seem a little stilted in comparison with the all-singing, all-dancing physical alternative.
Modelling your hybrid event
There are so many choices when it comes to developing a hybrid event. Hybrid events can take the shape of one or more elements (including audience and speakers) being online as well as at the event.
Top 12 tips for organising a hybrid congress
As the world starts to transition back to onsite events, many event managers are considering hybrid as it offers the best of both worlds for their delegates and speakers.
Managing successful hybrid medical events
GoRemote has supported hundreds of doctors, HCP’s and other medical professionals at online and hybrid events. These large congresses (preCOVID) were held in halls and filled to capacity with thousands of attendees, but when these events transitioned online, they required new ways to manage and organise their speakers – a big task. That’s where GoRemote came in – providing the teams and technology to ensure presenters achieved professional, seamless sessions that worked for an online audience.
Why hybrid events are more inclusive
Many events managers are considering hybrid events for congresses and conferences now and in the future. One of the main reasons these events are being considered over a return to traditional physical ones is because they offer greater inclusivity for delegates.
Why technical partnerships are essential for your hybrid event
While events planners have improved their understanding of virtual events during the last few years of online-only access for their delegates, moving towards a hybrid future has its own challenges.
When to plan a hybrid event
Hybrid events have become a hot topic in the events world. A few weeks ago, we discussed why you should choose hybrid in our blog . This new post outlines the pros and cons of opting for hybrid following the staggered return to physical events for Autumn 2021 and beyond.
9 interactive tools to help your event speakers to shine
For interactive and hybrid events, it’s crucial that speakers persuade their audience to stay for their entire session. However, it can be challenging to keep the attention of delegates that are logging in online. For virtual attendees, it’s tempting to continue working in the background, which can often mean that essential points are missed as the presentation isn’t given its full attention, or they log off if they feel the session is dull.