What 5G Means To The Transportation Industry
Technology moves us. It makes our lives easier, convenient, and efficient. We harness its power to improve almost every aspect of our lives from communication and medicine to infrastructure and transportation. Innovation drives technology, and for the past decade, we have witnessed a constant and fast influx of innovation impacting the way we live, communicate, consume entertainment, cure diseases,  and especially the way we travel.  One of the most anticipated and eminent innovations today is the arrival of 5G technology. It has been making headlines since its deployment in 2019. In fact, South Korea became the first country to adopt ...
Benefits Of A Shuttle Service
When you’re responsible for your own transportation, it is easier to get to your destination. There are several modes of transportation you can choose from. You can hail a cab, use public buses, the metro, or even book an Uber. The same cannot be said when you travel with, or work in large groups though. The process can get complicated,  and the higher the number of people you’re dealing with, the more complicated the logistical planning. This can get overwhelming. Similarly, event managers who take care of event transportation and scout for shuttle bus services for large groups of people ...
Avoid Onsite Confusion – 5 Best Practices For Event Transport Logistics
A wise event manager will tell you how crucial logistics is for an event, whether it’s a modest, simple gathering, a multi-day conference, a sports event, or a massive large-scale concert, efficient logistics planning ensures that even the minutest details are taken care of. Logistics for an event requires attention to detail since even the most minuscule mishaps can jeopardize an event. If you’re an event manager or an organizer, taking your event’s logistics for granted will hinder success and spell trouble for your whole team. The ultimate goal will always be to exceed your attendees’ expectations apart from making ...
5 Event Fleet Management Challenges And How to Address Them
Vehicle management is something that event organizers and managers often overlook. Realizing the task of managing a fleet, especially for large-scale events, can be overwhelming for event managers. This is where fleet managers come in to make this task manageable. The ability to become productive in the least amount of time is important for fleet managers, and efficiency is a prerequisite for effective management. Streamlining transport processes is what fleet managers are good at. In addition, they provide digital solutions that are cost-effective and sustainable. Let’s take a look at the roadblocks event organizers usually stumble upon without reliable fleet ...
5 Tips For An Effective Event Transportation RFP
Often an overlooked aspect of event planning, a Transport Service Request For Proposal or RFP is integral to the success of any event undertaking. What most managers mistakenly do is merely create a spreadsheet requesting price information, and if you’re one of them, you are missing out. Creating an RFP for an event transportation service can be a daunting task that could take up a significant amount of your time. However, if you properly organize, prepare and pen an RFP, you will be able to reap the benefits in the long run.  What Is An RFP? In simpler terms, an ...
Need A Transport Consultant? – 3 Vital Questions To Ask
If you’re an event manager, hiring a transport consultant to take care of your logistics and event transportation needs is crucial when planning. After all, it could make or break your event. Nevertheless, hiring a transport consultant is an investment. You won’t have to go through the task of arranging your event transportation, managing a fleet and making sure the logistics are done right.  Decision making is part and parcel of a manager’s job. It is vital to have sound knowledge of your exact needs and the issues that need addressing since these affect the decisions you make. There will ...
Common Event Transport Problems and How To Prevent them
Managing a massive event can be complex and challenging. There are several things to organize including rehearsals, sound systems, marketing, and manpower. Wearing too many hats can be taxing! Not to mention arranging transportation.  Event transportation planning involves complex matters such as logistics, shuttle services, route planning, and more.  With several things to prioritize and take care of, it’s up to transport consultants to aid event managers to ensure a smooth undertaking of any event whether it’s a small local concert to a large-scale sports event. Needless to say, event transportation is integral to the success of an event. Since ...