LOUISVILLE, Ky. — GIE+EXPO attendees now have easy access to the 2015 show through the new Go EXPO free smart phone app. The Go EXPO mobile app is available now in the iTunes and Google Play stores. (From your mobile device, go here to download.) Attendees who download and login will be entered for a chance to win the $5,000 giveaway.
The mobile app, sponsored by Gravely, provides easy access to event schedules, the floor plan, exhibitor information, show announcements and social media posts. Attendees and mobile app users can use Go EXPO's Personalized Planner to build a custom itinerary of preferred sessions and take notes using the My Notes feature. When not attending educational sessions, mobile app users can also use the Planner to select exhibitors that they want to meet on the tradeshow floor, request appointments and use the interactive floor plan to easily navigate to their booth locations.
The new Go EXPO app also allows users to do the following:
Search for exhibitors, view their product information, tag favorites, request meetings, add notes and map booth locations.
Locate favorite booths on the interactive floor plan and download your personalized walking map.
Search the conference schedule, rate sessions, add notes and email them, as well as view handouts.
Build a personalized planner - plan a custom itinerary, add notes, tag favorite exhibitors and sessions.
Read, follow and comment on tweets and Facebook posts from fellow attendees and exhibiting companies.
Tune into exclusive updates, notifications and blogs from show management.
GIE+EXPO's 2015 dates are Wednesday, Oct. 21, Dealer Day and Oct. 22-23 for all industry participants. The annual event is sponsored by the Outdoor Power Equipment Institute (OPEI), Professional Grounds Management Society (PGMS), and National Assn. of Landscape Professionals (NALP).
Pre-registration for the tradeshow is only $15 per person until September 10. Beginning September 11, the fee will increase to $30. The tradeshow admission for those who register after October 18 will be $60. For information and online registration for the tradeshow:www.gie-expo.com. Other contact points: Facebook, info@GIE-EXPO.com, Twitter@GIE_EXPO and 800-558-8767/812-949-9200.