Mobile App

Nomad has been the go-to mobile app platform for over 11 years. It’s key in the success of your events by helping attendees and exhibitors connect online, on the go and on site. With Nomad, participants can prepare ahead of the event, stay on track while on site, maximize their time, and achieve all their goals. It’s the only app that works with Pinpoint, the industry’s prefered indoor-positioning system. From the best interactive maps, to AI-Powered Matchmaking and Recommendations; more than ever, Nomad is the app for today’s most demanding events.

NOMAD’S Key features

Fully customizable UI with AppDriver

Your app, your way. Nomad’s AppDriver technology is unique to Sherpa: while our apps are fully native, all aspects can be customized before, during and after the event, including: the general look and feel, navigation structure, feature set (turn features on or off), data templates, analytics settings, and more. over-the-air

Seamless updates

You can never fully trust connectivity in large meeting venues. Nomad’s architecture was engineered to be impervious to connectivity problems even in sub-optimal conditions. With Nomad, users are guaranteed to always have access to the most up-to-date content. Communication between the app and our servers are seamless and occur without any user intervention.

AI-Driven matchmaking, messaging & appointments

Sherpa’s networking and messaging system is built right in Nomad. It helps attendees and exhibitors identify their next opportunity, connect and meet. Setting appointments is quick and easy.

Nomad’s advanced machine learning algorithms generate recommendations based on the profile of the users, their roles and their interests.

Once on-site, users can look up other attendees and share their location with them to facilitate meeting.

AI-Driven recommendations: exhibitors, products, sessions

Help attendees maximize their time. Sherpa’s recommendation and matchmaking engine is built with a state-of-the-art Artificial Intelligence model leveraging artificial neural networks. With AI-Driven recommendations, exhibitors and attendees can link up more easily and make worthwhile connections. The software also provides matchmaking for sessions as well as products.

Maps & wayfinding

Sherpa has been the industry leader for maps and wayfinding solutions for over a decade. Nomad gives users a full immersive experience, from the venue surroundings, building layout including entrances and exists, staircases and elevators, to other architectural elements. Our ultra user-friendly maps provide high-quality renderings of the exhibition space and quick access to unvisited shortlisted booths.


Nomad is built on a system of invisible, embedded URLs —making actions like clicking links, scanning QR codes, adding to shortlists, and displaying maps quick and easy to do. Whether a QR Code is scanned from the camera or added from a link, our SmartActions functionality makes using the app easy for anyone to master.


Your key to actionable metrics & analytics. Nomad records every interaction with the app, and offers robust and detailed analytics. All metrics are accessible via the Analytics Dashboard, in real-time. Comparative reports between several events, or editions of a same event are just a few clicks away.

Rebound and reach new heights with Sherpa.

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