Volume 2 - Technical Integrations
In today’s world of technology, there are limitless possibilities to have platforms “talk to each other” through API (Application Programing Interface). A majority of us in the meetings industry might now know or understand how to connect these various applications, it’s important to partner up with companies that do.
If you want your registration site to be seamlessly integrated with your mobile site and on-demand badge printing at your conference, there are certain steps that need to be taken right away. Knowing what those steps are is a key part to a successful integration.
Here are the steps you will need to take:
Determine what the hub or starting point of your integration will be. In most cases it will be your registration site.
Ensure that all platforms have the ability to integrate.
Determine what fields (content) are going to need to be included in your other platforms.
Is it going to be a two-way communication or a single way push? If you are going to want information put back into your registration system, this will be a different set up than a one-way push of data.