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Client Innovation Awards

The EventsAIR Client Innovation Awards is a recognition program for our customers producing innovative and creative solutions within the EventsAIR platform. EventsAIR has become home to a wide range of beautifully-designed and innovative tools for event registration, mobile apps, and specialized portals for onsite check in and many other specialized solutions. On an ongoing basis, we see powerful and professionally designed marketing campaigns and creative solutions for all aspects of running a detailed meeting or event.

We also recognize our Rising Star Institutions who are educating our future meeting professionals with EventsAIR, with many of these programs creating live events for their students to support and manage using the EventsAIR platform.

There are five award categories available:

 Best Attendee App - 2016 Winner Event Travel Management

Best Marketing Communication Campaign - 2016 Winner Museum of the Bible

Best Use of Onsite Technology - 2016 Winner International Conference & Exhibition Professionals

EventsAIR Innovator of the Year - 2016 Winner Francie Gaiger of Conferences & Events NZ

Rising Star Institution of the Year - 2016 Winner TAFE QLD - Brisbane, Southbank

Each category has specific entry requirements and all entries are judged by a panel of meeting experts in the academic and business communities. There are no fees required to submit an entry. Winners are announced annually at the EventsAIR User Conference.

EventsAIR Innovation Awards

EventsAIR Rising Star Education Program

EventsAIR Rising Star Education Program

Rising Star is an educational program for aspiring event management students, provided by Centium Software to universities and colleges around the globe. Based on the cutting-edge platform of EventsAIR, students undertake a structured training curriculum covering all aspects of professional event planning.

Students pursuing qualifications in hospitality or event management also acquire certification in the EventsAIR technology and this has proven to be an extremely valuable addition to a student’s resume.

Universities and colleges participating in the Rising Star program offer hands-on training in event planning technology.

 Full access to EventsAIR for students

 Web-based interactive courseware including tutorial videos

 Guided instruction and hands-on exercises

 Module quizzes and exams

 Certificates of successful completion

 Enhanced content with specialized glossaries and industry tips and tricks

 Core modules include event setup, taking your event online, attendee management and event management

 Optional modules include presentation management and exhibitor/sponsor management

Rising Star Program Introductory Video

Click the video below to view a short four minute presentation that introduces the Rising Star Program and demonstrates how the course materials function as well as a quick tour of EventsAIR itself. This is the first of seven videos that walk students through all aspects of the Rising Star Program.

Rising Star Education Program Quizzes and Exams

Included in Rising Star are comprehensive module quizzes and final exams - one for the core modules and one for the optional advanced modules. Completion of each exam earns a Rising Star Certificate of Completion.

 Quizzes and exams are cloud-based, randomized and are timed. Students are allowed to retake a failed quiz or exam one additional time

 Teachers can log in and view details of each student's completion of quizzes and exams in the online exam portal

 Scores are immediately displayed and all correct answers are also provided for immediate feedback to the student

Rising Star Scholarship Program

Every year up to ten students are awarded Rising Star Scholarships for participating in the Rising Star program. Many scholarship recipients, along with many other Rising Star students are now successfully working in the events industry as meeting planners and conference organizers.


Associations and Professional Organizations

Centium Software is a member of many professional associations all around the world and we take pride in our support and commitment to these important MICE industry groups.

We speak at many events and participate in various shows throughout the year. We are active members or business partners with:

 ICCA - International Congress and Convention Association

 MPI - Meeting Professionals International

 PCMA - Professional Convention Management Association

 ABPCO - The Association of British Professional Conference Organizers

PCOA - Professional Conference Organizers Association

MEA - Meetings and Events Australia

CINZ - Conventions & Incentives New Zealand

and more...

Active association membership in the MICE industry