Palais des congrès de Montréal has named CGI as its official developer and provider of customizable mobile event applications (apps).
Headquartered in Montreal, CGI is an information technology, consulting, systems integration, outsourcing and solutions company with offices around the world. It is working with the convention centre to develop a customizable mobile app that will offer a suite of services including online registration.
“We chose CGI so our customers can rest assured they are getting the very best in digital and mobile event solutions,” said Raymond Larivée, president and CEO of Palais des congrès.
In addition to this customizable event app, the Palais des congrès de Montréal also provides cutting-edge event technologies to planners and delegates, including an e-commerce portal for event promoters and exhibitors.
The Palais’ event technologies have garnered the facility awards such as the Digital Signage Expo APEX top prize for digital signage quality and flexibility. Its high-tech environment has also earned it a Best in Show 2014 award from the Professional Convention Management Association.