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Innovative iPlanner mobile app released for the American Society of Clinical Oncology 2011 Annual Meeting
Conference app helps professional oncologists manage a wealth of meeting information, organize their schedule, and communicate during the event
SANTA ROSA, Calif. – May 13, 2011 – ATIV Software has released iPlanner, a powerful mobile conference app for the American Society of Clinical Oncology’s® (ASCO), the world’s leading professional organization representing physicians who care for people with cancer, 2011 Annual Meeting in Chicago, Illinois. Built on the feature-rich EventPilot Plus platform, the iPlanner app will allow users to efficiently navigate over 250 sessions on the latest cancer research as well as thousands of speakers and their abstracts on a mobile device.
"The iPlanner conference app allows ASCO’s Annual Meeting attendees to quickly and easily access the digital conference program, including all session info and posters," said Eric Converse, CTO and Co-Founder at ATIV Software. "ASCO wanted to ensure that the attendees can conveniently manage their conference experience and maximize their time during the event."
In addition to the interactive event program, features of the iPlanner conference application are based on the EventPilot Plus edition and include:
Native app for Android, iPhone and iPad to ensure best performance, network independence, and device specific navigation users expect.
Automatic Agenda syncing with sessions already scheduled in ASCO’s online ePlanner. Maximize learning with unique sessions near me feature.
EventPilot Plus supports medical abstracts, PDFs, PowerPoint slides, surveys, note taking, and more to create a valuable reference tool that is used by attendees long after the event.
"iPlanner includes the latest features of EventPilot to support attendees at large events such as ASCO’s Annual Meeting," said Silke Fleischer, CEO and Co-Founder of ATIV Software. "With hundreds of sessions located at different ends of McCormick Place in Chicago, attendees can easily access their event program on the go and offline, plan their personal schedule, take notes, and find relevant presentations close by. iPlanner is a valuable tool to help navigate the conference."
The free iPlanner meeting app is available as a native app for iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, and Android devices. A mobile optimized web version allows all other device users, including BlackBerry, to easily browse the entire conference program.
More information about EventPilot is available at http://ATIVSoftware.com.
With nearly 30,000 members, ASCO® is committed to improving cancer care through scientific meetings, educational programs and peer-reviewed journals. For ASCO® information and resources, visit www.asco.org. Patient-oriented cancer information is available at www.cancer.net. More information about the Annual Meeting can be found at chicago2011.asco.org/Home.aspx
ASCO ® is a registered trademark of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. ® Used with permission. ASCO ® is not a partner or affiliate of ATIV Software and does not recommend or endorse any vendor, product, or service.
About ATIV Software
ATIV Software offers EventPilot, the customizable mobile conference app for event and meeting planners. EventPilot is available as a native app for the iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, and Android as well as a BlackBerry widget and mobile web version for all other web-enabled devices.
For more information, visit www.ativsoftware.com