MeetingApps.com Presents at FORUM EVENTOS 2013
VANCOUVER, CANADA (April 23rd, 2013) ‐ MeetingApps.com was recently honored to present at FORUM EVENTOS 2013 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. The inaugural event brought together meeting planners from top South American companies to discuss the future of the industry. Speakers from North America, South America, and Europe presented on topics that included advances in technology with regards to event management, mega event impact on local economies, education and certification, sustainability, security and procurement processes.
Meeting planning, travel and hospitality industries are currently undergoing tremendous growth in Brazil, with high profile events including the upcoming 2014 FIFA World Cup and 2016 Summer Olympics. Joseph Lo, representing MeetingApps.com, along with Corbin Ball, presented together on the technology panel to showcase trends in technology and how they applied to meeting planners and their attendees. Joseph spoke in depth on mobile technology growth within the meeting industry, providing a comprehensive overview as well as highlighting specific tools and useful apps.
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MeetingApps.com is the World's First Portal for Meeting Apps. This site enables planners and tourism industry professionals to quickly locate iPhone, iPad and BlackBerry apps related to the meetings and events industry. The apps on MeetingApps.com are categorized by useful headers such as: Air Travel, Cool Tools, Conferences, Convention & Visitors Bureaus, Food and Wine, Green Tools, Hotel Search, Meeting Management, Venues and much more. There is no fee to use the site, and the apps are listed at no charge. This portal was built for the purpose of making it easier for meeting and event professionals to quickly find the apps needed to plan and operate meetings, events and travel programs.
Invenia has joined forces with the IMEX Group, producer of worldwide exhibitions for incentive travel, meetings and events and Travel Alberta to launch this site. MeetingApps.com has been made possible by a number of founding sponsors including AVW-TELAV, Kuoni Destination Management, LimoLink, Toronto Congress Centre and Encore Web Studios.