Workshop: Ticketing Futures
Room 4 | 15:30 – 16:30 | Friday
From facial recognition to voice control, blockchain to microchips, ticketing’s mad scientists continue to devise new, ever-more innovative ways to issue tickets for shows. So what shape will the ticket take over the next few years, and how will that directly change how shows and festivals are promoted? The days of the paper ticket are well and truly numbered, and with numerous contenders vying to be heir, this workshop will explore what’s next, and the impact on the industry. Who said ticketing was boring?