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How to Eliminate Ticket Fraud With RFID Access Control

Did you know that 80 percent of concert attendees feel ripped off by scalpers? Or that 52 percent of people feel like it's difficult to discern between resale platforms and authorized primary sale sites? Or that ticket fraud costs fans millions of dollars in losses?  Whether you’re hosting a trade show, festival, or a large conference, your event is at risk for ticket fraud. However, with RFID access control technology you can put an end to fraudulent ticketing behaviors, eliminating the risk to your event’s ROI and for your attendees.  We’ve created this guide to help you understand how using ...

What You Need to Know About Ticket Fraud at Festivals

Ticket fraud at festivals is costing fans millions of hard-earned dollars in losses, and in today’s market, digital tickets have become an integral part of any event’s ticket sales. So integral in fact, that two-thirds of tickets sold online are digital, a comparatively large figure to other online industries, and one that attests to how rapidly the market has matured. And it’s growing. This year, the e-commerce fraud prevention firm Riskified estimates the global online event ticket market value at $30 billion annually, and in the US, lost revenue is expected to exceed $10 billion. Riskified have found that ticket ...

Unique Ways to Incorporate RFID Wristbands Into Your Next Event

Event planners are always looking for creative new ways to optimize attendee engagement without sacrificing event ROI. Luckily, event technology, specifically RFID wristbands can help planners do both. RFID wristbands have continued to prove to planners to be a powerful solution for live events. But what specific types of events should RFID wristbands be used for? Conferences? Festivals? What are some creative ways to utilize RFID wristbands? What Events Can Benefit From RFID Wristbands? Whether you're using RFID wristbands for gamification, cashless payments, access control, or for one of its many other benefits, the technology can be utilized for many different ...

RFID for Events: Top 10 Myths Busted

Events with integrated RFID solutions for Access Control, Cashless Payment, and Experiential benefit from improved operational efficiencies, increased on-site revenue and enhanced patron experience. We might be a bit biased, but we've seen it happen over and over. If you're one of those organizers who is considering using RFID technology but are skeptical, you're not alone. It's important to evaluate all aspects of new event technology to make sure it's the right fit for you. We get it. That's why we put this list together to help you in your quest for RFID glory. Myth #1: RFID is Not Secure ...

How Esports Tournaments Can Improve Event Security

The Esports industry was shaken as news broke that there had been a mass shooting at a gaming tournament in Florida last year on August 26th. The gunman, a professional Madden player, brought a handgun to a tournament being held at GLHF Game Bar in Jacksonville, Florida killing 2 and injuring 10 more. As we mark the 1 year anniversary of the tragedy, it's worthy to stress the importance of event security at esports tournaments. But... It's Not Just Esports Security, All Events Need to Take This Seriously The reality is those mass gatherings of all sizes, and across all ...

How RFID Wristbands Improve Fan Expos

Cons have been gradually catching up to the major advances in event technology, adapting some of the best practices from fellow large-scale events like major league sports and music festivals. RFID technology enables wristbands to improve fan expos by being integrated to keep perimeters secure, while events are finally phasing out paper guidebooks. We’ve looked at the Con landscape in North America today and these are some of the biggest developments in the industry, and how they are contributing to a considerably heightened fan experience. Reduce Registration Lines Without RFID wristbands, waiting in inexcusably long lines to pick up credentials ...

How to Create Safer Events with Crowd Management

Crowd management is, in essence, about the health and safety of everyone at the event. Stuffed audiences, disorganized crowd movement, and long wait times for entry can all lead to an event management professional’s worst nightmare: unwieldy, unhappy attendees. While crowd management is also more than a mere checklist, it’s critical to cover all your bases, no matter how experienced you or your team may be in hosting events. Here are some tips to get you started with crowd management for your next event. Understand Your Guest Behaviour It goes without saying that the crowd at a music festival will ...
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Watch How RFID Technology Powered the 2017 Reebok CrossFit Games

Intellitix partnered with the 2017 Reebok CrossFit Games to integrate an effective RFID technology solution into their operation. "CrossFit came to us really with one primary goal—enhancing the spectator experience. They wanted to make everything about their experience easy, seamless, integrated, secure, and memorable,” explains Brennan Kerr, Intellitix’s Head of Sports. “The move from LA to Madison, WI was a big change for the fans, and the organizers really seized the opportunity to take the experience to the next level.” Shrinking lines with RFID Technology “The lines looked really long as we were getting up to it. But as soon ...

4 Ways RFID Can Help Horse Racing Modernize and Make More Money

Every live event vertical is developing and adapting to the changing digital landscape. Music festivals have been converting en masse to RFID systems, heralding in the cashless era and fostering a more symbiotic relationship between the customer and the event via rich data. Sports events have also been empowered by this technology, giving them greater control over access and improving the customer experience at every transaction. Most sporting events tend to be rambunctious affairs, with a lot of high-dollar fans spending money on merchandise, food and, of course, beer. But there are few sporting events quite as rowdy as horse ...
Fiesta de la Primavera

Ibiza's Fiesta de la Primavera Deploys Intellitix's Access Control and Cashless Systems

Fiesta de la Primavera is a celebration of spring that includes more than 15 live music performances, gastronomic workshops, art exhibitions, holistic workshops, food and beverage stands, performances, and activities for the kids. Intellitix will be on site deploying our Access Control and Cashless systems. This game-changing technology helps event organizers reduce costs, increase revenues, and enhance the guest event experience. This will be the first year that Fiesta de la Primavera is going cashless. To ensure an easy transition to RFID, the event website features a detailed “Tickets” page with information on the new bracelets, cashless system, and top-up stations. The cost of ...
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