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July 24, 2013
WEF Offers New Mobile App to Help You Get the Most Out of WEFTEC 2013
WEFTEC Mobile Helps Attendees Plan and Navigate World’s Largest Annual Water Quality Conference & Exhibition
ALEXANDRIA, VA — The Water Environment Federation (WEF) offers up yet another innovation in the form of WEFTEC Mobile, a brand-new mobile app designed to help plan personal schedules and navigation for WEFTEC® 2013—WEF's 86th annual technical exhibition and conference—that will be held October 5-9 at McCormick Place in Chicago, Ill.
WEFTEC Mobile can be used on tablets, smartphones, or any other handheld web-enabled device to build schedules and receive the latest conference details. Whether browsing sessions, setting appointments, making travel arrangements or building a schedule and list of exhibitors to visit onsite, WEFTEC Mobile has all the information needed to plan a productive and personalized WEFTEC experience. Designed to be a useful tool for conference attendees, the app features a photo gallery and real-time alerts for exhibitor, speaker, and program information as well as the latest conference news and updates.
“We are delighted to offer this exciting free app to WEFTEC attendees,” said Stephanie Jones, WEF's Director of Conference Operations. “We expect that WEFTEC Mobile will help enrich the WEFTEC experience for attendees and exhibitors alike and would welcome feedback from users throughout the show.”
Sponsored by GE Power & Water, WEFTEC Mobile can be accessed via handheld device or computer at http://app.core-apps.com/WEFTEC2013. In addition, Android, IPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch users can simply visit iTunes or Android Market on their device and search for WEFTEC 2013. All other phone types and web browser-enabled phones and tablets can visit http://app.core-apps.com/WEFTEC2013 to download the proper version of the app.
Recognized as the world's largest annual water quality conference and exhibition, WEFTEC 2013 will feature more than 140 technical sessions, 27 workshops, numerous events and the largest exhibition in WEFTEC history!
Visit www.weftec.org for the latest registration and conference details.
Founded in 1928, the Water Environment Federation (WEF) is a not-for-profit technical and educational organization of 36,000 individual members and 75 affiliated Member Associations representing water quality professionals around the world. WEF members, Member Associations and staff proudly work to achieve our mission to provide bold leadership, champion innovation, connect water professionals, and leverage knowledge to support clean and safe water worldwide. To learn more, visit www.wef.org.