An afternoon of plastic fishing in the canals of Rotterdam left our team inspired. Last week, Conference Compass became the 30th organisation to sign the IAPCO Plastics Pledge. The International Association of Conference Organisers launched the campaign for its 50th anniversary in 2018. With the help of their mascot “Ticky the Turtle”, IAPCO wants to inspire 50 organisations to make measurable changes at their events by the IAPCO Annual Meeting in February 2020. Continue Reading ->
Are you purchasing a mobile app for a medical or scientific conference? Between numerous available event app options, it can be a challenge to identify which features should be prioritised. What is most important when it comes to events that are characterised by a vast amount of information, sessions, and attendees? Over the past years, Event Manager Blog analysed 98 healthcare events with mobile apps to isolate the most popular features. After all, knowing what the majority of event organisers have chosen in the past years can give you an indication of what features you might want to consider for your own event app. We have a closer look at the top 10 features to explain their benefits.
Messages are the perfect way to keep your attendees in the know about your organisation. You can use them to announce event updates or to share your latest news. But how can you post urgent information like time changes or deadlines without running a risk to clutter the app’s newsfeed? The solution: expiration dates. Our latest feature within the message scheduler allows you to keep the right focus by showing messages only while they are relevant. Here is how:
As we announced in June, Conference Compass has moved to a beautiful new office in the BINK36, a creative hotspot in The Hague. Previously occupied by the “Staatsbedrijf der Posterijen, Telegrafie en Telefonie” (Public Postal, Telegraphy and Telephony Services), the BINK36 now houses nearly two hundred creative and innovative organisations. The relocation to a bigger office became a necessity after our team outgrew the former workspace in the heart of Delft. Now, we are excited to share the first pictures of our new workspace.
Our team is looking forward to exhibiting at the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) for the second year. In 2019, the conference will take place from the 10th to 13th of August in Columbus, Ohio. Meet our app experts and learn more about the Society App: A unique app solution that allows associations to translate their whole annual calendar of conferences, meetings and events into one white-label multi-event app. Continue Reading ->
One of the most asked questions to our Customer Success Managers is: “How can I ensure that my event app will be a success?” Making an event app successful doesn’t only mean offering the right functionalities and features, it is also closely connected to your app promotion. Just providing a great app doesn’t necessarily mean that all your attendees will use it. But what happens if the app promotion becomes another point on your already packed to-do list? Conference Compass wants to make this easy for you with our all-new App Promotion Kit.
As of May 26th 2019, Conference Compass has moved to a beautiful new office in the BINK36, a creative hotspot in The Hague. The relocation to a bigger office became a necessity after our team outgrew the former workspace in the heart of Delft.
Previously occupied by the “Staatsbedrijf der Posterijen, Telegrafie en Telefonie” (Public Postal, Telegraphy and Telephony Services), the BINK36 now houses nearly two hundred creative and innovative organisations. We are excited about this new chapter of our company history and are looking forward to welcoming clients, partners and visitors in our new office.
We are excited to introduce you to CC Assist, our how-to video series on the Conference Compass Support Pages and Conference Compass Youtube Channel. The videos will dive deeper into Eureka, as well as our content management system and enable you to better navigate and set-up your own app. We will walk you through the processes of different app features and teach you a wide variety of app building techniques. Learn everything you need to know, on demand and from the comfort of your office.
Conference Compass is looking forward to catching up with old friends and making new connections during IMEX Frankfurt, the worldwide exhibition for meetings, events and incentive travel. In 2019, the international trade show takes place from 21 – 23 May. Our app experts Sjoerd, Nuria, Younes, and Dominika will be pleased to meet you at stand D777 and show you how our apps can help your organisation to reach its goals.
Starting April 2019, Conference Compass has become a full member of the International Congress and Convention Association again. ICCA is the global hub for the international association meetings industry and has over 1000 member companies in more than 100 countries worldwide. Conference Compass will be part of the France Benelux Chapter as well as the Meeting Support Sector.