The 2017 Charing Cross Symposium (CX 2017) is in its 39th year and takes place in London from April 25 to 28 at the Olympia Grand. The event, on a three-year cycle between "controversies, challenges, and consensus" in the vascular field, draw thousands of vascular specialists from all over the world. The current theme, "consensus", includes focuses on aortic, peripheral arterial, and venous challenges.
Users of the CX 2017 mobile app have access to a variety of event-specific information, including complete program information with calendar integration and an alphabetical and fully searchable listing of faculty and exhibitors. Other highlights include an interactive exhibitor hall floor plan featuring options to color-code and save booths as “bookmarked” or “visited”. The app also offers a video library, post event booklets, and updated news feeds and sponsor pages, as well as integration with email, Facebook, and Twitter.
BIBA Medical, a medical news publisher with various publications in both print and online versions, provides attendees of CX37 with the mobile event app. AppBurst's partnership with BIBI Medical includes the development of mobile applications for medical news such as Interventional News and Vascular News.