‘Explore WE15’ Meeting App Increases Engagement Among Its 8,000 Attendees with Latest Event Technology and Gamification
Santa Rosa, Calif. – Sept. 30, 2015
ATIV Software announced today the Explore WE15 app, powered by EventPilot, for the Society of Women Engineers’ (SWE) annual conference. More than 8,000 attendees will convene in Nashville, Tennessee for WE15 to provide professional development and support for women in engineering and technology. This year’s Explore WE15 conference app keeps users better connected to the session content and meeting initiatives through new event technology. The conference app offers location-based attendee alerts, session-specific moderated Q&A as well as gamification. Learn more at http://ativsoftware.com.
“Providing attendees the opportunity to heavily engage with conference resources is essential to our success,” said Peter Finn, Deputy Executive Director and Chief Learning Officer with Society of Women Engineers. “EventPilot is the best app for our events as it offers the latest in conference app technology and helps us increase attendee engagement on all levels.”
In addition to previous capabilities such as schedule sync and in-session commenting, the Explore WE15 event app allows users to engage directly with speakers via moderated Q&A. Relevant notifications are more personalized through location and proximity iBeacon technology. Attendees can participate in gamification to encourage visits to key exhibitors and sponsors throughout the expo hall.
About the EventPilot Meeting App
Relevant messages can be pushed to attendees based on their physical location inside the conference venue using iBeacon technology.
Attendees can expand upon or clarify session content via Moderated Q&A by submitting questions in real-time before, during, or after the session.
Promote attendee visits to key exhibitors with “the game” to not only reward attendees for their conference activities, but to increase ROI among vendors and sponsors.
The free iPhone and iPad meeting app is available now in the App Store. The free Android event app is available in Google Play. Search “SWE Explore WE15”. A web version is available for Windows Phones and other web-enabled devices.
The Society of Women Engineers is a not-for-profit educational and service organization that empowers women to succeed and advance in the field of engineering, and to be recognized for their life-changing contributions as engineers and leaders. Visit http://swe.org to learn more.
About ATIV Software
ATIV Software publishes the advanced conference app EventPilot for scientific research meetings, as well as the EventPilot Journal app for medical and scientific peer-reviewed publications. ATIV has been innovating medical and scientific meeting apps since 2010 and works with a variety of registration and abstract management vendors to enable easy data import.