EventPilot® Meeting App Cultivates Collaboration For Over 10,000 Religious Studies Scholars

EventPilot® Meeting App Cultivates Collaboration For Over 10,000 Religious Studies Scholars

American Academy of Religion and the Society of Biblical Literature’s Annual Meetings App Keeps Attendees Connected with Innovative EventPilot Networking Features

Santa Rosa, Calif. – Oct. 29, 2015 ATIV Software announced today the release of the AAR & SBL 2015 Annual Meeting mobile conference app, powered by EventPilot, for the American Academy of Religion and the Society of Biblical Literature’s Annual Meetings. This year’s attendees can take advantage of the many networking opportunities presented at the world’s largest gathering of biblical and religious studies scholars thanks to the conference app’s robust messaging and commenting technology. Learn more at http://ativsoftware.com.

“It is critical for us to offer attendees a robust conference app as we have not only a large and complex schedule at our meeting, but also several networking opportunities via our expo hall and Employment Center,” said Robert Puckett, Director of Meetings for the American Academy of Religion. “We had tried other event apps but found EventPilot to be the best conference app for providing our attendees a platform to manage their time and also to connect with one another.”

Along with easy schedule building across multiple devices, the EventPilot conference app expands networking opportunities with direct user-to-user messaging. The app further enriches program content with session commenting for immediate input and feedback on presentation topics and research. Meeting organizers can send timely notifications and benefit from access to EventPilot’s insightful user analytics.

About EventPilot

Meeting App Attendee Messaging

Attendees can stay connected and increase networking opportunities via the in-app private messenger tool.

Session Commenting

The meeting app keeps the exchange of ideas and feedback pertinent to presentation topics via integrated session commenting.

Easy Event Management

The EventPilot conference app platform assists meeting planners in making crucial event decisions based on scheduling analytics and user insights as to what attendees value most.

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 “AAR & SBL 2015 Annual Meeting”. A web version is available for Windows Phones and other web-enabled devices.

About American Academy of Religion
As a learned society and professional association of teachers and research scholars, the American Academy of Religion has about 9,000 members who teach in some 900 colleges, universities, seminaries, and schools in North America and abroad. The Academy is dedicated to furthering knowledge of religion and religious institutions in all their forms and manifestations. For more information, visit http://www.aarweb.org.

About Society of Biblical Literature
Founded in 1880, the Society of Biblical Literature is the oldest and largest learned society devoted to the critical investigation of the Bible from a variety of academic disciplines. As an international organization, the Society offers its members opportunities for intellectual growth and professional development. For more information, visit http://www.sbl-site.org.

About ATIV Software
ATIV Software publishes the advanced EventPilot conference app for large 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. EventPilot won “Best Meeting App” in Convene Magazine’s 2015 “Best in Show” issue.