Every organisation has its own particular requirements when it comes to managing the event marketing process - and this makes finding the ideal solution a tough task. Thankfully, Simon Daniels is on hand to help you evaluate the options. He argues that good data load functionality and flexible segmentation are among the key capabilities you should bear in mind when choosing event marketing technology. But what else should you consider?
It's been a few months since the GDPR came into force and still confusion remains. Fiona Salmon takes us through some of the key mix-ups which are leading data management companies to unnecessarily jettison user data. She also outlines a key lesson to learn from the recent ICO ruling and identifies the one key area where companies are consistently letting down consumers.
Thanks to big data, automation, and machine learning; predicting trends is becoming an increasingly scientific pursuit. At this year's Festival of Marketing, Richard Maryniak from Black Swan Data provided an insight into how they've been using social data to predict consumer demand in the food and drink sector.