Debbie's current company InitLive ( takes a mobile-first approach to managing the most mobile of resources at events - the team on the ground. InitLive is the only company that equips event managers, event staff and volunteers with both a real-time communication system and a comprehensive scheduling service. This allows event supervisors to be in instant contact with one, some or all of their staff creating a safer event environment. The solution shares all key event information via mobile devices, including schedules and contact details, eliminating the need for paper.

InitLive has been chosen as one of the top ten new innovative event technologies by IMEX, EIBTM and TechsyTalk.

Debbie has worked at Mitel, Pika, prairieFyre, SipQuest, Wesley Clover and now works at InitLive. Her roles have included Software Engineer, Director of Strategic Technology, Product Manager, VP Innovation and CEO.

Specialties: She holds 45 patents and has 9 pending mostly related to architecture and features for communications systems.

She is bringing her wealth of knowledge on communications systems to the volunteer/staff management arena. She has currently filed 4 patents in this area.
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6:00 PM

Open Office March 'Social Storytelling' + Pitches

by Event Tech Lab

5 Bonhill St, London EC2A 4BX, UK

Join us at Campus London or via Live Hangout from 6pm on 31st March for our Open Office session. The event for #eventtech developers, start-ups and event professionals. The session will include six 5 minute pitches from the freshest new start ups as well as a short panel discussion - Social Storytelling - hosted by Adam Parry of Event Tech Live with panelists Tamar Beck from Gleanin, Dana Rowe, Tweet Wall Pro, and Peter Kerwood from the Concerto Group.  Networking, beer, wine and pizza are also part of the evenings happenings. Live Hangout invite...