General Topics

Reducing Technical Risks at Your Next Online Event

When it comes to live events there are long established standards for risk and hazard analysis. Due to the challenges posed by COVID-19, these standards have recently been enhanced by comprehensive hygiene recommendations and concepts, such as our MeetSAFE guidelines which put the safety of participants and team members as a top priory. But we … Read More

Planner Tips: Event Strategy and Design for Hybrid Meetings

Whether you’ve never planned a hybrid event or feel pretty confident in your abilities to deliver a seamless experience, there are strategy and design techniques for hybrid meetings that you can use now to elevate your next event. Just as you measure your in-person events’ success by stakeholder experience and event metrics, the same can ... Read More

Principles of Hybrid: Impactful Events Wherever You Are

In the past weeks we have seen many changes regarding participant restrictions for events. Nevertheless, many event formats cannot even take place until the end of October if the implementation of a hygiene concept like our MeetSAFE recommendations cannot be guaranteed. In addition, each federal state in Germany re-opens at a different pace.  While Baden-Württemberg ... Read More

Focusing on the Event Experience – On-Site and On-Screen

The COVID-19 pandemic has created new challenges for the events industry. However, as is so often the case, crises go hand in hand with innovation. Like other industries, the events industry is adapting to keep people connected. The pandemic has made us more familiar with virtual technology than ever before. Children and teachers swapped classrooms ... Read More

A Message to Our Customers, Venue Partners and Friends

A message to our customers, venue partners and friends. From all of us within the PSAV International family: We Miss You! And we miss this moment when all attendees have taken their seats, the lights dim and what started as an inspiring idea unfolds into a great live event. Goose bumps! We miss these moments ... Read More

Providing a Power Boost to COVID-19 Research

Whilst you might be used to seeing our tech deliver incredible event experiences, did you know that it can also help in the fight against COVID-19? Usually used to handle large-scale video content, the CPU and GPU power from our media servers has been put to work assisting with the Folding@Home project. Organised by Washington ... Read More

Supporting Adobe Summit EMEA 2019

Europe’s largest digital experience conference, the Adobe Summit EMEA 2019 returned to ExCeL London earlier this month. We were once again chosen by agency Taylor Bennett Partners to deliver the full technical production for the two-day event. Focused on creating innovative customer experiences, over 6,000 delegates from across Europe, the Middle East and Africa gathered ... Read More

Putting Premium Programmes Center Stage for BBC Studios Showcase 2020

Hundreds of television buyers from across the globe headed to ACC Liverpool on 9 – 11 February for BBC Studios Showcase 2020, the world’s largest international television market hosted by a single distributor. The event brought together top producers, talent and BBC executives as well as Britain’s most successful creatives. For the 14th year running, ... Read More

Connect & Inspire with Our Virtual and Hybrid Event Solutions

Combining years of event experience and technical know-how, we offer a bespoke and expert service for organisers looking to add a virtual element into their events. The World today has forced us all to change and adapt but one thing that hasn’t changed is our unwavering passion to deliver extraordinary meeting and event experiences that ... Read More

PSAV Outlines MeetSAFE Guidelines For Event Industry

PSAV, a global leader in event experiences and parent company of the Family of Companies, to which KFP Five Star Conference Service also belongs, has created MeetSAFE, a set of guidelines to help the live event industry safely adapt to the changing landscape for meetings and events. As the world begins to reopen from COVID-19 ... Read More