The event management program houses The Meeting Room: Where Technology and Creativity Innovate, a lab allowing event management students to have hands-on access to a number of cutting-edge technology tools designed to let students focus on new and even disruptive ideas in events and meeting management. The lab, located in 1052 LeBaron, is equipped with virtual reality headsets, event sound and lighting equipment, wireless connectivity to displays for bring-your-own-display, and group/collaboration furniture.


Audio System

  • Fender Passport EVENT Kit with Speaker Stands and Carrying Bags
  • Sennheiser AVX Camera-Mountable Lavalier Pro Digital Wireless Set
  • Behringer XM8500 Microphone, 15′ XLR Cable and Foam Windscreen Kit x2
  • B&H Photo Video Dynamic Microphone Essentials Kit (XLR to XLR) x2

Lighting System

  • Dracast Silkray 400 Bi-Color LED Round Light
  • Impact Air-Cushioned Light Stand 10 inches
  • Dracast 2x NP-F 2200mAh Batteries and 2 Charger Kit x2

VR System Related

  • Insta360 Pro Spherical VR 360 8K Camera
  • Insta360 PT854291-2S Pro Battery Pack
  • Insta360 Charging Station for Pro Batteries
  • Insta360 ONE Action Camera
  • HTC Vive VR Headset & Vive Deluxe Audio Strap Kit
  • ASUS Republic of Gamers Shuttle Backpack for up to 17″ Laptop
  • ASUS 15.6″ Republic of Gamers Zephyrus GM501GS Notebook (Metalic Black)
  • Revo Action Cam Shooting Pole with Ball Head & GoPro Adapter Kit
  • Ruggard Neoprene Protective Pouch for Memory Cards
  • Lenovo Mirage Solo VR Headset
  • Benro Aero 7 Travel Video Tripod
  • Benro BV10 Twin Leg Aluminum Tripod Kit
  • Manfrotto 035RL Super Clamp with Stadnard Stud
  • Manfrotto 143A Magic Arm with Camera Bracket
  • Impact Heavy-Duty Air-Cushioned Light Stand (Black, 9.5′) x
  • Manfrotto Mini Aluminum Ball Head
  • SKB iSeries 2213-12 Case with Think Tank-Designed Video Dividers & Lid Foam

Specific Uses

  • Students in EVENT 277 – student project involving digital promotion
  • Students in EVENT 471 – multimedia system labs (sound & lighting)
  • Event Management Club – meeting space for student club

Need More Information?

Ken Tsai

1043 Lebaron Hall
626 Morrill Road
Ames, IA 50011-1084