Thousands of college and university CIOs, IT departments, stakeholders, educators, and decision makers are headed to the annual EDUCAUSE conference in Philadelphia this week. With hundreds of simultaneous sessions about everything from VR to implementing the latest wifi, and over 300 exhibitors it’s possible to get lost in all of the higher education technology glory. Luckily there’s an app for that.
EDUCAUSE has made it simple to keep up with everything happening at the annual EDUCAUSE conference with the “EDUCAUSE Conferences and Events” app. With the app all attendees will be able to easily:
- Create an itinerary
- Modify your itinerary
- explore venue maps
- Learn about all of the EDUCAUSE sessions
- Pick Sessions
- Provide feedback to EDUCAUSE and session presenters
- Stay up to date with important EDUCAUSE information.
EDUCAUSE has made it so you can access the app no matter what device you’re using. There’s an iTunes version for iOS devices, including iPads. There’s an Android version in the Google play store for Android phone and tablets and they even have a web version for folks using Windows Phone and even Blackberry.
Highlights for this year’s “EDUCAUSE Conferences and Events App” include:
- Includes participant list and social profiles
- Ability to message other participants who authorize it
- Requires login for enhanced security
- Take notes right within the session
- Event dashboard shows what’s coming and what’s most popula
Attendees heading to the EDUCAUSE conference October 31- November 3 can download their EDUCAUSE app today.
iPhone and iPade users can download the iOS version here. You will need iOS 9.0 or better. They’ve recently upgraded to version 4.0.3 which fixes a launching problem on the latest version of iOS. Download here.
Android phone and tablet users can get the latest version of the EDUCAUSE Conference and Events app here in the Google Play Store.
The mobile web version for Blackberry and Windows Phone users can be accessed here. Make sure to add a bookmark or add the link to your device’s home screen.
Nibletz, edtech everywhere and startups everywhere else, will have on-going EDUCAUSE coverage in our EDUCAUSE Guide section, you can always check out our latest EDUCAUSE news, company reviews and more here in our EDUCAUSE Guide.