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  • live polling at conferences and events
    Posted by Matt Milloway on Aug 26, 2015

    How To Use Mobile Event App Live Polling & Audience Response Systems

    Live polling enables event planners and organizers to provide better levels of engagement between speakers and attendees. While traditional audience response systems are limited and require an additional investment by event hosts, a mobile event app gives attendees access to session information, PDF documents, and other resources alongside the ability to submit live responses to questions posed at sessions.

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  • Posted by Matt Milloway on Aug 24, 2015

    Benefits of Scheduled Push Messaging for Event Apps

    The addition of scheduled push messaging to a mobile event app’s feature set gives event hosts and planners another tool to not only engage attendees, but generate additional revenue and ensure users receive vital information when they need it most. Perhaps more importantly, the ability to schedule push alerts streamlines an important element of any event planner and organizer’s role before and during the event. Continue reading to learn more about four major benefits of scheduled push messaging for event apps.

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  • mobile app seller benefits
    Posted by Matt Milloway on Aug 19, 2015

    The Benefits of Becoming a Mobile Event App Reseller

    Companies associated with events and event management in a variety of capacities are already in a position to greatly benefit from a reseller arrangement with a mobile app development company. From those providing event services in a specific industry like healthcare to those offering conference facilities or perhaps full event management services, the rising popularity of mobile event apps means nearly every event planner and organizer is at least considering going mobile for their next event.

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  • How Current Mobile App Usage Metrics Impact Event Planning
    Posted by Matt Milloway on Aug 10, 2015

    How Current Mobile App Usage Metrics Impact Event Planning

    The evolution of mobile app usage directly impacts both event hosts and attendees. A new ComScore study sheds light on users in the United States, Canada, and United Kingdom to provide demographic information, media usage, and more as it pertains to mobile apps in 2015 and beyond.

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  • Special Events AppBurst Mobile Event App Feature
    Posted by Matt Milloway on Aug 05, 2015

    AppBurst Featured in Special Events Magazine Discussing the Rise of Interactive Mobile App Features

    An article by AppBurst co-founder and lead software developer Rob Cartagine was recently featured in Special Events Magazine. The post focuses on the rise of interactive features in mobile events apps such as exhibitor maps, live polling, sponsor features, and user sign-in capabilities. The days of merely providing a digital version of an event's paper program are long gone, as the article details a number of interactive features event planners and organizers are able to utilize in an effort to better engage attendees at meetings, conferences, and trade shows.

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