As the founder of Endless Events, & creator of the #EventProfs Community, and host of the event industry podcasts, #EventIcons, Event Brew, and Event Tech Podcast, Will Curran has been named one of the most influential people in the meeting & events industry, one of the 40 under 40 event industry leaders, 35 entrepreneurs under the age of 35, and the highest customer satisfaction of any event company in the industry.
Will has been producing in-person, virtual and hybrid events since high school when he started his first company and has now worked in the management of large event clients such as Amazon, Anheuser-Busch, Warner Brothers, Louis Vuitton & Uber. His team’s mission is to simplify the event planning process by creating the equation for an event’s perfect solution. From event management to business development to the latest technologies, Will Curran has a diverse background in growing events and companies to the next level.
How would you describe Event Tech Live to someone who has never been?
The Disneyland of the future of events
How has the event technology landscape evolved over the years?
Event tech went from something you just ‚Äúadd-on‚Äù to your event to a core part of your event strategy.
What makes Event Tech Live a unique event compared to others in the industry?
Everyone is there. Everything from the brand new start ups to the large established players. So if you want to see everything in event technology in one space, you have to attend.
Who do you think would make for a great keynote speaker or panel discussion at Event Tech Live?
Will Curran 😀
What work / productivity tool could you not live without?
What’s your favourite piece of personal tech?
Thinking about technology terms, slang or acronyms which one do you hate the most and why?
Using AI when it’s just machine learning or a basic algorithm
If you could invite any fictional character to be a keynote speaker at the event, who would it be and why?
The Og- cofounder of Gregarious Games (from Ready Player One/Two)
If event technology had a personality, what kind of personality traits do you think it would have?
The person who just wants everyone to meet and have a good time