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October Release: Big updates for your virtual events

Did you wonder what we have we been up to?! We worked hard to make your life as an online event host even better! In this newsletter, we want to update you on our latest features!

But before that a quick question: have you thought about a virtual Christmas gathering? Christmas or New Year events are moments to reflect, to come together, and look forward to the future! We help you to set up your virtual event with engaging ideas for virtual Christmas events to still create a sense of belonging and joy.


Voilà! Our new Event features

ENGAGEMENT GAMIFICATION. We’ve added an engagement module through which users collect points based on how they complete their profile, attend sessions, share comments, and visit virtual booths. Now you can track and reward the most engaged users. 

EVENTBRITE INTEGRATION. Have you thought about using Eventbrite to manage registrations? Brilliant! Now you can connect Eventbrite registrations to your iChair event and benefit from automatic attendee registration.

WORKSHOP RECORDINGS. Yes, we finally did it! You can now find your workshop room recordings (in URL format) organized in your Host overview. If you have a ‘Full-Service’ license, you can also download recordings as MP4 files.

… and there is more: Our Subscription Packages are here!

Unlimited events are at your fingertip: We now offer plans to use your event platform on a continuous basis as often and whenever you like. All licenses include the full iChair suite of features. Engage your community as never before with your organization’s own virtual meeting venue! Contact us to know more.

And of Course, there are a few Updates…

✓ Never miss a session or a meeting again! Now you can add your favorite sessions and 1-to-1 video meetings to your Outlook calendar via ics. download.
✓ Never miss new messages and requests for 1-to-1 meetings with the new extended pop-up notifications.
✓ Let hyperlinks shine with the improved hyperlinking in blue font color.
✓ Now you can directly upload PDFs to iChair via the Editor to all sessions and the event hub. 
✓ Find quick answers to complex problems, guidance, and tips in our shiny new help center

More News by the SCOOCS Team

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Creating a platform for digital events

Cancelled conferences, postponed trade fairs and cancelled events: 2020 didn’t make it easy for organisers to communicate their content and presented the entire industry with major problems. A quick solution had to be found: this is how the platform for digital events SCOOCS was launched.

Make your company save Co2 with digital events

A large proportion of companies would like to save more CO2. With Coronavirus, many companies have succeeded in doing so, even involuntarily – especially through the cancelled flights. In the past, about 65 per cent of domestic German passengers were travelling for business. (1) The restricted travel worldwide and the cancellation of many events has certainly contributed to the record decline in global CO2 emissions in 2020.

Technology offers a digital alternative for the event industry

In 2020, the event scene faced unexpected major challenges due to the Covid-19 virus. Trade fairs and events were cancelled. Many event hosts had great losses. Out of necessity, digital alternatives were sought.