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Entertainment Precincts

Entertainment precincts – How Facilities Management handles a dynamic event calendar

Entertainment precincts now focus heavily on brand experiences and events to draw in visitors. Stadiums are now conducting ‘Halloween Nights’ and other seasonal events that use large portions of their property that are otherwise under-utilized. Shopping malls run Beauty Festivals that draw in large crowds at times the mall is otherwise quiet. The shift in the fundamental business model of these …

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Designing a connected environment

Designing a connected venue environment

Most existing venues and precincts have been designed and operated for a single purpose. When measured against this purpose, they are generally successful, but this success is the result of rigid rules around the purpose of the venue. The days of building venues for a single purpose, however, are now behind us. To ensure revenue meets the high cost of …

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fan engagement - Australian Sports Tech Conference

The Australian Sports Technology Conference and the future of fan engagement

Last week in Melbourne, Australia, the Sports Technology industry met at The Australian Sports Technology Conference to discuss fan engagement, athlete performance and stadium management technologies. 1100 representatives of brands such as FC Barcelona, Cricket Australia, the NBL and Australia’s Stadiums looked at the issues and advancements that make the Australian sports industry a world leader in technology. In addition to …

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