Posts By: Samantha Edwards

Exploring the strange world of virtual reality

Last week, Event was invited to try out Rewind FX’s Oculus Rift headset – technology designed to give the wearer a truly realistic experience. Katie Deighton spoke to the company’s managing director Solomon Rogers about the technicalities of virtual reality, what it can add to an event and his plans for the future.

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Stepping into the world of wristband technology

The humble wristband has come a long way in the last decade. Now no longer simply the souvenir 17 year-old festival-goers refuse to remove, technology has meant it is making the lives of events producers and planners easier. Katie Deighton takes a look at three tech companies who are thinking creatively with wristwear from around the globe.

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New blog on eventmagazine.co.uk: Tech Talks with Oliver Richardson

We are delighted at Event HQ to introduce a new member of our dedicated online blogging community to you. Oliver Richardson is group sales and marketing director at DB Systems and will be sharing all his event technology know-how on his soon to be launched blog Tech Talk.

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Wanted: naked sledders

Here at Event HQ, we quite fancied our first blog post of the year to pack a little punch. Imagine the shivers of delight when we came across this little nugget of news. Read more on Wanted: naked sledders…

Teambuilding with love and care (and turmeric)

Being fairly new to the event industry and getting my first taste of teambuilding via BBC One’s The Apprentice last week, I’m not going to lie… I felt slightly terrified when the reality of an away day was on the cards last Friday (7 June).

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