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Event industry tradeshow ‘Idea Factory’ offers attendees powerful offline event app EventPilot
Event professionals can experience the most cutting edge mobile conference app EventPilot to manage their up-to-date schedule, communicate, network, and find their way among the nearly 5,000 exhibitors - all without worrying about Internet access
Learn more at http://ativsoftware.com.
“Our attendees loved using the EventPilot conference app last year and we are thrilled to offer the latest version with new features and show the power of native meeting apps,” said Chad Borenz, Digital Marketing Manager of Event Solutions, a UBM company. “As a growing tradeshow, it is important to us to offer the best of breed technology to our attendees that is easy to use and does not rely on Wi-Fi access.”
EventPilot is built natively for iPhone, iPad, Android phones and tablets and thereby overcomes the limitations of HTML5-based apps. With EventPilot, conference goers have instant access to the large amount of the latest event information ranging from sessions and PowerPoint slides with note taking to exhibitor brochures and the current Twitter feed. The intuitive and highly visual design as well as custom branding create an integrated event experience that extends beyond the venue itself.
The EventPilot mobile conference app features include:
Native Mobile Event App with True Offline Functionality
Native Android conference app, iPhone conference app and iPad conference app to ensure best performance, network independence, and device specific navigation users expect.
Animations show attendees where session rooms or vendors are located at the venue. Attendees can find their way at any time since all maps are included directly in the app and do not require Internet access.
Sharing and Networking
The Facebook and LinkedIn integration enables attendees to share interesting sessions with their peers and extend the reach for presenters and event organizers. Unique presentation slide tweeting to share key insights with others and integration of Twitter technology to allow easy networking.
Real-Time Updates and Reminders
Attendees receive just-in-time notifications about their scheduled sessions, program changes, and Twitter updates without ever leaving the first screen.
Rich Experience and Paperless Events
EventPilot Plus supports paperless events by integrating PowerPoint slides, PDFs, handouts, scientific or medical abstracts, surveys, live polls, YouTube videos, note taking, and more to create a valuable reference app that is used by attendees long after the event.
“EventPilot is designed to enhance the attendee experience and instantly provide the event information when it is needed - without requiring slow downloads or Internet access at all,” said Silke Fleischer, CEO and co-founder of ATIV Software. “Event professionals attending ‘Idea Factory’ will be able to find out first hand what’s possible to create an excellent mobile app experience.”
The free iPhone and iPad conference app is available now in the App Store. The free Android event app is available in the Android market. A web version for BlackBerry and other web- enabled devices is available at http://ep50.eventpilotadmin.com/
About Event Solutions, a UBM company
Since 1996, Event Solutions has been giving corporate, association and independent event and meeting professionals the resources they need to navigate the rapidly changing landscape of the industry, from cutting-edge features on trends and technologies to behind-the-scenes profiles of some of the industry’s most prestigious events. For more information, visit www.es-ideafactory.com and www.event-solutions.com
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ATIV Software offers EventPilot, the customizable mobile conference app for corporate event and association meeting planners. EventPilot is available as a native app for the iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, and Android as well as a mobile web version for all other web-enabled devices including BlackBerry. For more information, visit http://www.ativsoftware.com