VANCOUVER, B.C. – January 1, 2011 – The World Economic Forum, a global organization dedicated to improving the state of the world, has contracted with premier conference application developer QuickMobile to create a mobile app for its conferences. The app will be available online to download for free prior to the conference. Real-time updates will be available throughout the event.
The World Economic Forum is an international organization that works to improve world relations and spur development by bringing together leaders from the primarily business, political, and academic circles to shape global, regional and industry objectives.
The event, one of the most prestigious conferences in the world, fosters opportunities for officials who would not normally collaborate to build relationships and carve out new partnerships and projects.
QuickMobiles Mobile Apps for Conferences Accommodates Multiple Platforms
QuickMobiles app are designed to run on five-different platforms, including the iPad, iPhone, Android, Blackberry and Windows Phone 7. For those without a smart phone there is a mobile website version. The application will facilitate private messaging among conference attendees, instant scheduling updates, polling for speakers who want to ask questions of the audience during sessions and a mobile e- integration with popular social platforms such as Facebook and Twitter.
QuickMobile is a software developer that builds interactive, engaging mobile websites and applications for audiences at conferences, trade shows, film festivals and other events. The company is the global leader in mobile event solutions, designed to revolutionize the attendee experience in an innovative, eco-friendly way. The apps allow event attendees to interact with event organizers, vendors and sponsors through their smart phones and tablets.
Designed for today's mobile-savvy attendee, QuickMobile’s mobile app and analytics platform creates meaningful and lasting experiences. QuickMobile helps its customers deliver personalized, productive and fully-integrated events and meetings–across the enterprise and beyond–that captivate and engage attendees. With unparalleled expertise and a commitment to best practices, QuickMobile has helped thousands of high-performance organizations around the world transform their meetings and events. QuickMobile’s head office is located in Vancouver, Canada.