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 […]
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. […]
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 […]
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 […]
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
Wi-Fi cost seems to be decreasing while speed and reliability are increasing. Venues continue to invest in […]
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. [...]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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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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 […]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
With innovative iBeacon™ location-based features, EventPilot medical meeting app in top four meetings & events industry technology awards
Santa Rosa, Calif. – October 14, 2014 – The EventPilot medical conference app received an honorable mention today as number three in the top four event technologies in the 2014 EIBTM Technology Watch Award for the meetings […]
Watch proximity to a beacon trigger alerts in EventPilot
Apple’s iBeacon™ technology is built into our EventPilot conference app and is available as an add-on module in all of our editions. The Location Alerts module allows meeting professionals to set up notification messages that are not just timed, but are triggered if the attendee is in […]