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2023 event technology buying trends revealed

AV, Event Companion Apps and Hybrid Event Platforms top the list of technology solutions the UK’s event management professionals are sourcing in 2023.

The buying trends have been revealed ahead of the upcoming Event Technology Forum, which takes place on May 3rd at the Hilton London Canary Wharf.

Delegates registering to attend are asked which areas they needed to invest in during 2023 and beyond, with a whopping 53% searching for AV solutions.

Rounding out the Top 5 are Interactive Platforms and full Event Management solutions.

Most in-demand products & solutions (Top 10 based on % delegate requests):

  • AV
  • Event Companion Apps
  • Hybrid Event Platforms
  • Interactive Solutions
  • Full Event Management
  • Sound /Lighting / Screens / Projection
  • Virtual Event Software
  • Registration Tools
  • Tech-Friendly Venues
  • Event Networking Solutions

Sarah Beall, Managing Director at Forum Events & Media, said: “The way we match buyers and suppliers at the Event Technology Forum gives us a unique insight into the types of products and services the industry is looking for right now. Not only does it mean we can deliver a highly-targeted B2B event with proven outcomes for all attendees, but we can delivery valuable insights into how the market is developing at what is a hugely exciting time for all stakeholders.”

For more information about the buying trends data and the Event Tech Forum, contact Courtney Saggers on c.saggers@forumevents.co.uk | 01992 374088.


Stuart O'Brien

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