“WaveSmart” NFC Application Part of New CARTES America Mobile Information, Networking and Scheduling App
PARIS, France (April 17, 2013) – The more than 2,500 attendees to this year’s CARTES America Conference in Las Vegas will be able to use their NFC-enabled smart phones to “shake hands” with exhibitors to learn more about products, store contacts and better schedule and navigate the conference. The new CARTES Mobile App, sponsored by Datacard Group, is now available for download on all popular mobile platforms.
All CARTES America the exhibitors will display an be provided with NFC tag easels with the on which the attendees will read the following “call-to-action” message: “Be ‘WaveSmart’ with your NFC phone to learn more about this exhibitor”.
Once a tag tapped, the attendee will be able have the possibility to:
Add the exhibitor to his contacts
Take notes on the exhibitor
Share the exhibitor's data sheet on social networks
Send the exhibitor an information request by email.
Goomeo and ITN International in partnersedhip with CARTES ComexposiumAmerica America to create this new and add a new playful and relational feature to the CARTES America mobile app. USA, CARTES America’s official mobile app! This new mobile App also features conference programs and speakers, lets attendees check out exhibitors and contacts, displays a conference floor map, creates a personal events calendar, collects and shares digital business cards, and shows CARTES America news in real time.
This new mobile App is just one of the many physical, information system and brand changes CARTES Expositions have undergone in the past year to improve the learning and networking experience for attendees and sponsors.
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CARTES America – 23 – 25 April 2013 – Las Vegas, NV, USA
The second CARTES America exhibition and conference will bring smart technologies, mobile commerce and digital security authorities and leading technology providers to Las Vegas, Nev. for 80 educational sessions with more than 100 presenters. The event will focus on the topics, trends and technologies which will facilitate new business in the large and dynamic American market for innovative smart technologies. The CARTES America conference program includes a number of sessions addressing three broad themes: EMV and NFC deployments, mobile & advanced payments and security. The event will feature technology and application demonstrations by a sold-out roster of 136 exhibitors.
CARTES America is produced by Comexposium. Sponsors and exhibitors include ABnote, Bell ID, Bowe Systec, CPI Card Group, Datacard, Gemalto, GET Group, HID, Mastercard, Morpho, Oberthur, STmicroelectronics and Underwriters Laboratories. Event partners include ABRID, ACT Canada, BayPay Forum, Eurosmart, Global Platform, Inc., Global Prepaid Exchange, Homeland Security Research, SIMalliance and Smart Payment Association
To register to attend CARTES America and for more information, visit www.cartes-america.com
. Accredited members of the media are invited to register for free.
Created in July 2010 and based in Limoges (France), Goomeo delivers the GoomeoEvents solution, which allows professional organizers, to create on their own, in a simple and fast way, multiplatform mobile apps, dedicated to their events. It’s an “all in one set up” solution, which produces an event’s native mobile application, available on iPhone, iPad, Android, Blackberry and WindowsPhone. GoomeoEvents proposes specific “Events market oriented” features such as: Practical information, Exhibitors’list, Floorplans, Indoor Geolocation, Catalogue, Conference Program, Speakers’list, Networking, News, QR Codes Editor& Reader, Sharing on Social Networks, My Visit, Interactive conferences,etc.
About ITN International
US-based ITN increases the value of B2B events by providing corporate event producers, tradeshow managers and exhibitors cloud-based event- and lead-management applications and analytics. The data driving those applications and analytics are captured by a suite of mobile apps that use near field communication (NFC), a form of short-range wireless which connects the physical and digital worlds through touch. The company maintains operations in Canada, China, New Zealand, the UK and the US. More information is available at www.itnint.com
The CARTES Network encompasses the leading international and regional exhibitions and conferences devoted to smart technologies. From its beginnings in Paris in 1985, CARTES has grown to become the world’s number one event of secure solutions for payment, identification and mobility, uniting 450 exhibitors and 20,000 visitors from 142 countries. CARTES exhibitions and conferences also take place in Asia and North America. CARTES events are organized by COMEXPOSIUM, the leading French professional trade fairs organizer, offering a high level of service and premium quality standards for exhibitors and visitors.
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