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Real-Time Meeting Analytics

Make Educated Decisions Onsite with Real-Time Meeting Analytics Address issues now - don’t wait until the next event

EventPilot provides live meeting data to improve your event experience already during the conference. The comprehensive meeting analytics remove uncertainty so you can make educated data-driven decisions.

Long before a post event [...]

By |September 8th, 2017|Blog, Mobile Industry News|Comments Off on Real-Time Meeting Analytics

EventPilot brings Attendee Traffic Heat Maps to your Expo & Instant Satisfaction Ratings – Release 2017

In time for the fall conference season, we have a new version of EventPilot ready for you! New event app features will give you unprecedented near real-time insights into attendee behavior and satisfaction level. The team has pushed the boundaries of technology yet again and has developed a highly advanced expo traffic heat map that […]

By |July 10th, 2017|Blog, Mobile Industry News|Comments Off on EventPilot brings Attendee Traffic Heat Maps to your Expo & Instant Satisfaction Ratings – Release 2017

EventPilot Scientific Search Engine & More – Fall Release 2016

Your medical and scientific events catalyze the biggest discoveries in our century. Some of the biggest discoveries come when researchers find that one bit of information that inspires their breakthrough. We are excited to play even a small role in one of those discoveries and want to ensure your attendees find what they are looking […]

By |November 30th, 2016|Blog, Mobile Industry News|Comments Off on EventPilot Scientific Search Engine & More – Fall Release 2016

Scientific Meeting Online Planner – New Look and New Features

This year, we have already introduced a lot of new features to make navigating your events easy: Peer Finder, indoor navigation, abstract embargo, targeted notifications, and more. We still have more to come.
Our developers have taken your suggestions, mixed them with some of our own ideas, and implemented major changes in our Online Planner. […]

By |November 7th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on Scientific Meeting Online Planner – New Look and New Features

ATIV, Publisher of the EventPilot Conference App, Nominated for Best Supplier of the Year 2016

ATIV Software is in the running to win ‘Supplier of the Year’ at the Bay Area Meetings Industry Excellence Awards 2016, hosted by the PCMA Northern California Chapter

Santa Rosa, Calif. – September 30, 2016 ATIV Software has been nominated for ‘Supplier of the Year’ at the Bay Area Meetings Industry Excellence (BAMIE) Awards 2016, hosted […]

By |September 30th, 2016|2016, News, Press Releases|Comments Off on ATIV, Publisher of the EventPilot Conference App, Nominated for Best Supplier of the Year 2016

Positioning and Routing like Google Maps for Events – but Indoors?

“I can’t believe it’s working!” was the first user comment I heard for seeing the little blue dot on the huge expo floor plan in the conference app. We recently set up an indoor positioning and routing system for Digestive Disease Week, the world’s largest gathering of physicians and researchers in the fields of gastroenterology, […]

By |July 6th, 2016|Blog, EventPilot Best Practices, Mobile Industry News|Comments Off on Positioning and Routing like Google Maps for Events – but Indoors?

Mobile Device Charging Made Easy: Portable Battery Chargers

You have probably already read the recent industry research on what attendees want most at your events. #2 of the top three needs is the ability to charge mobile devices. Phone and tablet batteries are quickly running out of juice when keeping screens running for note taking, trying to connect to weak Wi-Fi signals, uploading […]

By |May 11th, 2016|Blog, EventPilot Best Practices|Comments Off on Mobile Device Charging Made Easy: Portable Battery Chargers

What do event attendees want most?

If you are wondering if you are meeting the needs of your attendees when it comes to #eventtech, a recent survey provides the answers in the article: What Do Event Attendees Want Most?

Top 3 Attendee Needs at Events

1. Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi cost seems to be decreasing while speed and reliability are increasing. Venues continue to invest in […]

By |April 5th, 2016|Blog, Mobile Industry News|Comments Off on What do event attendees want most?

Introducing EventPilot Winter 2016 Release

A New Version for 2016and a New Module: Peer Finder New: Peer Finder

Privacy is key: Find and connect with other professionals without emails. Populated with your registration data, attendees can quickly get in touch with the right people. Learn more about Peer Finder.

Engage with Speakers

Enable direct communication between attendees and speakers without revealing personal email addresses. [...]

By |March 1st, 2016|Blog, Mobile Industry News|Comments Off on Introducing EventPilot Winter 2016 Release

iOS Dominates App Use in Medical & Scientific

The latest Gartner market report on devices has received some press. And it shows a worldwide picture of smartphone market share that is quite different from what we are seeing on a daily basis with our EventPilot meeting apps. Smartphones remain a hot commodity with a double digit growth compared to last year and 1.4 […]

By |February 22nd, 2016|Blog, Mobile Industry News|Comments Off on iOS Dominates App Use in Medical & Scientific

Brilliant Event App Marketing

Last week at SWE, we saw a great way to market your event app: A huge sticker on the floor visible to anyone who is heading to the registration desk. We wanted to make sure we share this idea. If your attendees and exhibitors don’t have time for your emails, they won’t miss the sticker […]

By |October 29th, 2015|Blog, EventPilot Best Practices|Comments Off on Brilliant Event App Marketing

EventPilot® Conference App by ATIV Software Receives Top 10 Recognition from ‘ibtm world’ Technology and Innovation Watch

EventPilot Meeting App Recognized by Premier Global Meetings Event as a Top Innovative Technology for 2015

Santa Rosa, Calif. – Oct. 19, 2015 ATIV Software’s EventPilot mobile conference app has been recognized as one of the top 10 innovations of the year by ibtm world’s Technology and Innovation Watch, the global meetings industry’s longest-running award. EventPilot […]

By |October 22nd, 2015|2015, News, Press Releases|Comments Off on EventPilot® Conference App by ATIV Software Receives Top 10 Recognition from ‘ibtm world’ Technology and Innovation Watch

Mobile Meetings: Go Well Beyond the Basics

Silke Fleischer was recently interviewed by Maxine Golding to provide comments on conference apps and event technology related to apps. You can read the article in MeetingMentor Magazine – ‘Mobile’ Meetings Go Well Beyond the Basics

MeetingMentor Magazine – Fall 2015

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By |September 2nd, 2015|ATIV in the News, News|Comments Off on Mobile Meetings: Go Well Beyond the Basics

Interesting #EventTech & Apps for #EventProfs

A wide variety of event apps and third party technology can help meeting planners and event professionals to increase efficiency, stay better organized, and create a more engaging experience for attendees. Below you'll find a list of apps or meeting and event technology that caught our attention - we'll keep adding over time so bookmark [...]
By |March 16th, 2015|Blog, Mobile Industry News|Comments Off on Interesting #EventTech & Apps for #EventProfs

‘FREAK’ Security Flaw

You may have seen in the news that a new security vulnerability, called the ‘Freak’ security flaw, has been found in the SSL encryption that browsers and websites use to transmit secure data and impacts 10% of the internet’s top sites as well as Safari for iOS and desktops, Chrome for Android and desktops, Internet […]

By |March 9th, 2015|Blog, Mobile Industry News|Comments Off on ‘FREAK’ Security Flaw

FCC releases advisory: Wi-Fi blocking is prohibited!

Yesterday, the FCC released an enforcement advisory that Wi-Fi blocking, with which Marriott made news last year, is prohibited and everyone interfering with personal networks or hotspots will be investigated.

Read the notice

This is great news for event professionals and meeting planners since too many venues are still charging extremely high fees for dismal bandwidth [...]

By |January 28th, 2015|Blog, Mobile Industry News|Comments Off on FCC releases advisory: Wi-Fi blocking is prohibited!

ATIV Software Launches New Expo Experience for Meeting Attendees in EventPilot Mobile Conference App

The EventPilot meeting app makes it easy for event attendees to plan and easily navigate conference exhibition halls in order to maximize face-time with vendors

Santa Rosa, Calif. - January 13, 2015 - ATIV Software, publishers of the leading mobile conference app for medical and scientific meetings -- EventPilot -- announced today the availability [...]

By |January 13th, 2015|2015, Blog, News, Press Releases|Comments Off on ATIV Software Launches New Expo Experience for Meeting Attendees in EventPilot Mobile Conference App

Thousands of Abstracts in Medical Meeting App

From “Headache” with generic event app to success with specialized medical meeting app

The World Transplant Congress (WTC) is a joint meeting of the American Society of Transplant Surgeons (ASTS), The Transplantation Society (TTS) and the American Society of Transplantation (AST).

At the meeting, 7,000 surgeons and healthcare professionals gather to present over 3,000 research papers […]

By |November 3rd, 2014|Blog|Comments Off on Thousands of Abstracts in Medical Meeting App

Busted: Hotels not allowed to block Wi-Fi networks from mobile-device hotspots

FCC fines Marriott for blocking personal Wi-Fi hotspots
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) and Marriott made big news for our industry this month: Hotels are not allowed to block personal hotspots and Marriott got fined $600,000 for doing so. The hotel charged exorbitant fees of $250-$1,000 per device to use the Gaylord Wi-Fi service in the […]

By |October 22nd, 2014|Blog, Mobile Industry News|Comments Off on Busted: Hotels not allowed to block Wi-Fi networks from mobile-device hotspots

EventPilot® Conference App Enables Augmented Reality for Meetings and Events

Meeting planners can use the scientific and medical conference app EventPilot to drive attendee engagement with leading Layar Augmented Reality

Santa Rosa, Calif. – October 16, 2014 ATIV Software’s EventPilot conference app offers the latest in event technology with the integrated world leading Layar Augmented Reality (AR) SDK. Meeting planners can create a seamless Augmented Reality […]

By |October 17th, 2014|2014, Blog, Mobile Industry News, News, Press Releases|Comments Off on EventPilot® Conference App Enables Augmented Reality for Meetings and Events