a2z Connect™ to help power IAEE Expo! Expo! 2019 exhibitor and attendee experience.
March 6, 2019 – Austin, Texas – Personify, Inc. (“Personify”), the market-leading provider of technology solutions for associations and nonprofit organizations, and the International Association of Exhibitions and Events (IAEE) today announced an extended partnership with Personify’s a2z business and 2019 Expo! Expo! IAEE’s Annual Meeting and Exhibition.
The partnership will bring the entire suite of a2z’s event management solutions, including a2zShow™, Connect™ and the ChirpE™ mobile app to next year’s Expo! Expo! event on 3-5 December in Las Vegas, Nevada. The one echo system enables all IAEE show data to flow seamlessly between all touch points within their solution. This means no extra work to align each piece of event technology and a consistent public experience across the platforms. By coupling the ChirpE mobile app and a2zShow solutions with Connect, attendees and exhibitors will find the same streamlined experience in all facets of Expo! Expo!. Whether attendees are viewing the floor plan from their mobile app or searching for their next conference session, they will remain within the same a2z ecosystem.
“a2z has partnered with IAEE since 2014 resulting in thousands of new connections among buyers, sellers and peers at Expo! Expo!,” said Roger Price, General Manager of a2z by Personify. “We’re thrilled to continue our partnership with IAEE to bring new peer-to-peer networking opportunities to this year’s event and help transform the show floor into an interactive marketplace.”
During Expo! Expo! 2018, the a2z and IAEE partnership drove increased attendee engagement through the Connect solutions platform, resulting in more than 2,000 appointment requests, 187,000 page views, 34,000 eBooth views and 2,300 attendee expo plan entries. With the addition of a2zShow and the ChirpE mobile app, IAEE is set to deliver a best-in-show solution at every step of the exhibitor and attendee journey. Building off the success of 2018, a2z and IAEE’s partnership will utilize a2z solutions to create an enhanced exhibitor and attendee experience in Las Vegas.
“a2z by Personify will provide a seamless exhibitor and attendee digital experience, which is critical to our event,” said IAEE President and CEO David DuBois, CMP, CAE, FASAE, CTA. “We are excited to once again leverage a2z Connect to help exhibitors and attendees facilitate meaningful connections on the Expo! Expo! 2019 show floor and beyond.”
Personify is the market-leading Constituent Management and Engagement (CME) platform that empowers organizations to better engage their constituents, maximize revenue and optimize operations. For over 20 years, Personify has served as the technology foundation for organizations of all sizes from the largest associations, charities, YMCAs and JCCs to emerging nonprofits. For more information, visit https://personifycorp.com/
Trusted since 1928, IAEE provides quality and value to its members through leadership, service, education and strong relationships. IAEE is the largest association of the exhibitions and events industry in the world, with a membership of show organizers, exhibitors and exhibition suppliers. Organizers of more than 20,000 exhibitions and buyer-seller events around the world are members of IAEE, and the organization advocates and promotes the awareness of face-to-face exhibitions and events as the primary medium for business development and growth. IAEE provides relevant, timely, and innovative education to its members and the industry. IAEE recognizes its strategic partners: 4imprint, a2z, Inc., BearCom, Buttine Exhibition Insurance, Convention News Television (CNTV), Delta Airlines, New Orleans & Company, New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, Orange County Convention Center, Streampoint Solutions and Synchronicities (Visit Anaheim, Visit Baltimore and Visit San Antonio). Visit www.iaee.com for more information.