Discovery Summit 2014 starts on Monday, and there's lots going on and much to know about the conference. You can get all that info as well as interactive features in a free app for iOS and Android. For a quick overview of what the app offers, watch this video:
[iframe title="YouTube video player" width="560" height="315" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/ba9UuGPmOVE" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen]
With the mobile app, you can get the latest agenda, messages from the conference planner, speaker information and map of the conference venue. You can also:
Build your own agenda.
Find sessions you are interested in, based on level and topic.
Learn about JMP developers and their expertise. You can identify the right person to talk to during Meet the Developers sessions.
Rate and comment on sessions that you attend. We really want everyone to do this.
Take notes on attendees and developers you meet and sessions you attend -- and then email your notes to yourself.
Find and message other attendees.
Create a public profile of yourself for other attendees. Click the My Account section in the app menu to add information, including a photo.
Earn badges by checking into sessions, and you may win a conference prize. Check the Info section in the app for Badge Game Rules.
The Discovery Summit 2014 mobile app is available for:
BlackBerry, Windows, computer browsers and others: Use your smartphones/laptops to visit jmp.com/mobileapp.
How to get started with the app
The app is password-protected so that only registered attendees of the conference can use it. Once you launch the app, click the Login button. You will need to establish a password. Enter the email that you used to register for the conference for this process and click the "Email Password" button. You will receive an email that will enable you to set a password. Click the link in that email and set a password. Return to the app and enter your email and password. You will only have to do this once!