Gerald Ortiz

Recent Posts

In conversation: Brock Jenken, Integrations Developer

Posted by Gerald Ortiz on Thu, Nov 21, 2019

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We enjoyed chatting with our Solutions Engineer, Moe Moussavi so much last month, we thought we’d highlight another key member of the team behind our third party integrations services: Brock Jenken, Software Developer dedicated to integrations.

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Topics: Conference, Smart Badge, Data In Action, Better Experience

The klik Event App: Now also works without wearables

Posted by Gerald Ortiz on Thu, Nov 7, 2019

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Great news from klik: Now there’s a new way to use the platform for an event — and at a fraction of the cost. Until now, our efforts have been focused on defining our core ecosystem in order to provide events with a state-of-the-art event experience.

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Topics: Event App, Networking, Conference, SmartMatch, klik

The 24th World Scout Jamboree brings event tech outdoors to 45,000 scouts over 12 days

Posted by Gerald Ortiz on Mon, Nov 4, 2019

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From July 22 - August 2, 2019, scouts from around the world descended on the Summit Bechtel Reserve in West Virginia for nearly two weeks of adventure, training sessions, and evening entertainment that saw one of the largest and most unique klik setups yet.

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Topics: Contact Exchange, Gamification, Better Experience, Attendee Experience, Case Studies

New Beginnings: Moe Mousavi

Posted by Gerald Ortiz on Sun, Oct 27, 2019

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Klik is growing fast and we love to welcome fresh new faces. Every now and then, we’ll be sharing the story of one of our latest to give you an insider look at who we are, what we do,  and who’s the awesome human being behind the role. 

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Topics: Conference, Corporate Events, klik

Five ways to personalize klik with third party integrations

Posted by Gerald Ortiz on Wed, Oct 9, 2019

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Whether it’s out of love of the app or just out of habit, we all have our go-to event management software that helps us get the job done. For many reasons, certain tools just stick and that’s why at klik we strive to integrate any beloved piece of your current software stack to work with our platform.

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Topics: Engagement, Event App, Data, Better Serve Exhibitors, Registration, Better Experience, Event Audience, Event Producer, klik

Feature spotlight: Live polling with Slido integration

Posted by Gerald Ortiz on Wed, Sep 18, 2019

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As a platform solution for event engagement, klik is not only able to provide event professionals with cutting-edge native features, it also embraces the expertise of our peers in the event tech world by integrating them through our open API — of which Slido integration is just one example.

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What’s in a platform? Why klik stays true to the medium for events

Posted by Gerald Ortiz on Fri, Sep 13, 2019

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If you were asked: What’s a platform? You probably wouldn’t second guess knowing the answer. Being well into the digital age, we tend to think of a platform model as some sort of software suite that offers multiple solutions but actually, it’s really more about the way a business operates.

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Topics: Data Analytics, Live Meeting Industry, Corporate Events, Better Experience, Event Producer, Editorials, klik

Video: Exploring networking 2.0 with klik

Posted by Gerald Ortiz on Wed, Sep 4, 2019

 

In this video, we sat down with our visionary president, Charles Truong, to hear why klik innovations like wireless contact exchange through smart wearable technology and the recommendation engine Smart Match are leaving more of the burden of memory and note-taking to technology — and changing the way we interact with one another at events.

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Topics: Engagement, Smart Wearable, Contact Exchange, Smart Badge, Recommendation Engine, Attendee Experience, Event Producer, Smart Match, klik

BLE or RFID: Which works best for event analytics?

Posted by Gerald Ortiz on Fri, Aug 2, 2019

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Not all wireless technology is created equal, so in today’s ever-digital world of corporate events, which of these two technologies works best for reliable event data and experiences that are cost-effective as well?

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Topics: Live Monitoring, Traffic Insights, Onsite Dynamic, Data In Action, Data Collection, Editorials

Connex takes a multitude of client events into the data age

Posted by Gerald Ortiz on Tue, Jul 30, 2019

 

In this video, we sat down with Shana Thomas of Connex (formerly PRSM) to hear about what klik has brought to their business and why it was the right choice. Watch to find out more.

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Topics: Data Analytics, Onsite Dynamic, Attendee Experience, Case Studies, Smart Match

Smart Match: The ultimate icebreaker and more

Posted by Gerald Ortiz on Fri, Jul 19, 2019

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The nature of networking at events is changing. In the age of LinkedIn and “Recommended for You” sections, technology now seeks to provide more personalized experiences so it’s no surprise the events industry is following suit. 

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Topics: Data Analytics, Recommendation Engine, Attendee Experience, Smart Match, klik

Dentons discovers new ways of incentivizing networking

Posted by Gerald Ortiz on Mon, Apr 8, 2019

 

In this video, we sat down with Laurie Nelson of Dentons to hear what he had to say about what klik has brought to their business and why it was the right choice. Watch to find out more.

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Topics: Engagement, Networking, Smart Badge, Attendee Experience, Case Studies