You know adequate sound when you hear it and you’ll definitely be the first to recognise it when it goes wrong. Audio delay, feedback, static, all can create noise that will lower engagement (best case scenario) and drive attendees away (worst case scenario). Plus, there’s the golden rule of event planning- even in near perfect events, guests will remember the one thing that went wrong.
It’s part of the challenge and it gets easier with time. Here are some quick wins we’ve discovered when choosing speakers and PA systems for your next event. Final sound is made up of the raw materials, the overall design and the sound reproduction. You want the speakers that are, in the simplest terms, recreate sound accurately.