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Sigfox – Engaging Internal Events

Success story Sigfox
5,000
events organized
150,000
participants
384
workdays saved in one year
Logo Sigfox
Company Name
Sigfox
Industry
Telecommunications
Types of Events
Internal Events
Number of users
400+

Founded in 2011 in Labège, France near Toulouse, Sigfox is part of the French unicorns. They are in the Internet of Things (IoT) sector. Their vision? To connect the physical world with the digital world by digitizing any everyday object. Today, the company employs 400 people worldwide. To create a link between all its employees, Sigfox regularly organizes internal events. Discover how they bring interactivity and practicality thanks to Eventdrive! 

The problem: a lack of interactivity at internal events 

In addition to the many external events they organize, Sigfox makes it a priority to organize many internal events for their employees: 

  • ROADSHOWS
  • GENERAL MEETINGS (1 PAR TRIMESTRE)
  • SEMINARS (1 PAR AN)
  • TALKS

All these events are designed with one vision in mind: interactivity. However, it is difficult to bring 400 people together, especially since many participants participate remotely. The lack of anonymity of the guests' publications also makes for a delicate situation.

The solution: a mobile application 

To remedy this and make each internal event an exemplary model of participation, Sigfox chose Eventdrive for its engagement features. Debbie Ewens, Head of Internal Communications at Sigfox, said it best. "Eventdrive was a no-brainer for us. Plus, it’s a great story: two people who encountered this problem event after event finally invent the solution to their own problem!" 

The results: an audience engaged at internal events 

So, what happened? Sigfox found much more committed people at their internal events, an increase in participation, more involved employees, and measurable results. 

IN ESSENCE, SIGFOX SUCCEEDED IN ENGAGING 400 EMPLOYEES WORLDWIDE AT THEIR INTERNAL EVENTS. 

Are you planning a company event in the near future? Check out our event planning resources page where you can find articles, templates, success stories, and much more to help your organize engaging events.

Our employees can participate from all over the world and share their thoughts thanks to the plethora of features in the Eventdrive application: vote, ask questions all while remaining anonymous, access certain information in real time, and interact with each other. In addition, we can get a glimpse of the engagement in real time and analyze all the data.
Debbie Ewens
Debbie Ewens
Responsable Communication Interne, Sigfox

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