CS enters into an agreement for
registration, lead retrieval and RFID
session tracking services with Florida
Podiatric Medical Association
Germantown, MD -- December 15, 2008 --
Convention Strategy, a leading provider of
Registration, Lead Retrieval and Attendance
Tracking solutions to the conference and
exposition industries, is pleased to
Podiatric Medical Association (FPMA) as a
new client .
Convention Strategy will provide On-site
Registration support, RFID Lead
Retrieval and Near Field RFID Session
at the 2009
Science & Management Symposium (SAM09) being
held in Orlando, Florida January 14-18, 2009.
The mission of FPMA is to
promote the benefits of scientific
advancement in the treatment, prevention and
alleviation of podiatric ailments and to
enhance the knowledge of all persons with
regard to the profession by and through the
presentation of educational seminars at
SAM09. FPMA is approved by the Council on
Podiatric Medical Education and the Florida
Board of Podiatric Medicine as a sponsor of
continuing education in podiatric medicine.
This program has been approved by the
American Professional Wound Care Association
(APWCA) Scientific Committee for 3.5
CME/CE/Contact hours in wound care. This can
be applied toward educational contact hours
in wound care required by APWCA for members
to maintain Active Status.
"We are thrilled to be
providing this solution to FPMA ,” said
Robert Davis, President. “The
CS team is excited for the opportunity to
implement Near Field RFID attendee management to
automate session tracking at the SAM09 event.”
Strategy's RFID Attendee Management system
will be seamless for 2009 attendees.
identification method provides a high level
of accuracy and security over traditional
barcode systems and ensures attendees get
the correct credits.
will have a radio frequency identification
(RFID) tag in their badge holder that will
allow FPMA to track participant attendance
in the continuing education classes. As
attendees walk into classrooms,
CS Near Field SmartTouch equipment will record individual
course attendance by each attendee touching
their badges to the RFID SmartTouch units.
About Florida Podiatric Medical
The Florida Podiatric Medical Association
(FPMA) was organized in 1927 for the purpose
of advancing the science and art of
Podiatric Medicine. Podiatric Medicine is
that profession of the health sciences
concerned with diagnosing and treating
conditions affecting the human foot, ankle,
and their governing and related structures,
including the leg and the local
manifestations of systemic conditions, by
all appropriate systems and means.
Continuing today towards that goal, we are
dedicated to promoting the importance of
podiatric healthcare among the general
public and healthcare professionals
throughout the state.
Convention Strategy has
more than 15 years of experience in
event marketing and production, and is
dedicated to providing targeted and
industry leading technologies for meetings
and events. Convention Strategy is a leading
provider of Registration, Lead Retrieval,
Session Tracking and other technology
solutions to the meetings and events
For additional information, visit
or call (301) 656-7521.