2014-01-15 12:41:22 - 2014 version of popular app showcases prominent college fest for visitors with feature upgrades
Pune, India, January 15, 2014 – Extentia Information Technology today announced the launch of Sympulse 2014 for iPhone and Android. When it was unveiled in 2013, it was the first ever mobile application for a major Indian college festival.
Sympulse, first held in 2009, is a premier global international student festival. It is hosted at the Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies (Under Graduate), Pune. Across five days – January 15-19 – the fest gives students from colleges all over the country a chance to participate, explore, and showcase their skills.
Developed by the company’s iXtentia mobile services division, the Sympulse application includes schedules across five days, event notifications from Sympulse, event directions, FAQs, event support, event photos, social media sharing, and
Key Features of the Sympulse 2014 application for iPhone and Android:
• Event Calendar and Directions:
Schedule of events for January 15-19. This includes directions to the venue and event reminders.
• Push Notifications:
Timely event reminders on mobile – for participants and the audience – from the organizers.
• Photo Gallery:
Pictures from this year’s festival, and some from past events.
• Share on Facebook:
Upload or take photos with the device, and share on Facebook with comments.
• Festival FAQ:
All commonly asked questions about Sympulse’14 answered.
• Contact Sympulse:
Write to the organizers with any questions, or send in feedback.
‘The Sympulse app is a pioneering event application that was used extensively by visitors to the festival last year’ said Umeed Kothavala, CEO, Extentia. ‘We’re delighted to associate again with Sympulse 2014 as the festival’s mobile technology partner, and expect that users will get value from the app as their mobile guide to the event ’.
Events at Sympulse 2014 include:
• Ananya: Cultural Event
• Sprint: Sports Event
• Symulate: Business Event
• SIMUNC: Model United Nations Conference
• Headline Events for participants between the ages of 16 and 25
Last year the event had over 30000 visitors in all.
‘We welcome the Sympulse mobile application back for the 2014 festival, as we kick off events this year,’ said Aaron D’Souza, President, Sympulse 2014. ‘Sympulse is one of very few college fests in the country with a mobile app. We’re particularly excited about feature upgrades like push notifications that allow us to communicate with participants and visitors. ’
On Apple iTunes (iPhone) - bit.ly/1d3fwBu
On Google Play (Android) - bit.ly/1eCNYC2
More Information at: www.ixtentia.com/sympulse_mobile_application
To know more about Extentia’s mobile offerings and to schedule demos, please write firstname.lastname@example.org
, or call +91 20 6728 5200 (India) / +1-408-627-4094 (United States).
About Extentia Information Technology and iXtentia
Established in 1998, Extentia is a global technology consulting organization that delivers solutions to clients in 5 continents. With strong technical skills in Microsoft and open source technologies, Extentia has experience across multiple sectors including education, travel, healthcare and finance. Its much acclaimed Design Studio is a graphics design and UI group that actively supports a multi-skilled software development team. Extentia has offices in India, the United States, the UAE, and the UK. ExSeed is a consulting division that assists startups, early stage companies and businesses in IT and related spaces.
iXtentia is a division of Extentia that focuses on Apple, Android, Windows Phone, and other mobile platforms. It also offers consulting for mobile strategy and marketing. Several iXtentia applications for the iPhone /iPad are listed among the top 200 on the App Store.