Lumi blog - Meetings

Having your cake and eating it too – Evolving Virtual Shareholder meetings

Having your cake and eating it too – Evolving Virtual Shareholder meetings

While there has been a steady evolution of greater digitalisation/dematerialization in AGMs and shareholder meetings over the last couple of decades, the move to so-called virtual meetings has generated a lot of attention.

By: Simon Bryan
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7 things you must do before asking your audience questions

7 things you must do before asking your audience questions

One of the great things about our event apps is their ability to integrate live polling and questions into your sessions and presentations. These can be vital for creating engaging, vibrant sessions, but if you want it to be anything other than a faddy distraction for attendees then there are a few rules to stick to when planning your questions:

By: Karmen Vladar
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2017 – the year to ditch paper guides and embrace event apps

2017 – the year to ditch paper guides and embrace event apps

There is one guide I look forward to reading every year and that is the Event App Bible. This year’s edition does not disappoint! As Julius Solarius, one of the authors of the Event App Bible states ‘’2017 is the year that will be remembered in the event app world. It will be the year when event apps started to change.’’.

By: Sander Kalkman
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Why we sold IML Interactive…

Why we sold IML Interactive…

On Wednesday January 18th Lumi sold its UK Meetings and Events business, IML Interactive UK, to Crystal Interactive. This transaction created the largest event technology company in the UK. Crystal Interactive has pioneered delegate engagement via text based interaction while, over the course of 25 years, IML has become the global market leader in real-time audience engagement technology.

By: Mark Beilby
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What does the latest update to the Lumi Event App mean to customers?

What does the latest update to the Lumi Event App mean to customers?

An interview with Lumi's Event App Product Manager.

By: Peter Eyre
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The passion of an internal meeting

The passion of an internal meeting

Yesterday I sat through an impassioned internal meeting update on marketing strategy with colleagues from across Europe and North America.  Debate raged and a variety of opinions were aired during the one hour session. Yet I was alone in a coffee shop and only one person spoke.

By: Richard Taylor
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How Leaders Can Gain More Insights at Meetings

How Leaders Can Gain More Insights at Meetings

In this article, I explore how to gain insights, what blocks insights and the importance of change. Understanding these concepts will make it easier to lead better meetings while avoiding many of the pitfalls that produce bad decisions.

By: Ben Nesvig
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10 of the Best Collaboration Tools for  Remote Teams

10 of the Best Collaboration Tools for Remote Teams

The internet is one giant connection machine. Thanks to several new tools and apps, projects that once required employees to be in the same room can now be completed with employees across the globe. Below I rounded up some of my favorite collaboration tools that will help your remote team get things done.

By: Ben Nesvig
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How to Create a Presentation Your  Audience Loves

How to Create a Presentation Your Audience Loves

To create a memorable presentation, you need to understand what your audience cares about. Learn the core desires every audience shares.

By: Ben Nesvig
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One Question You Should Ask at Every Meeting

One Question You Should Ask at Every Meeting

Gathering smart people for a meeting doesn’t guarantee that good decisions will be made. Learn the one question that will make your meetings more effective.

By: Ben Nesvig
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