SOURCE: Metiscan, Inc.

Metiscan, Inc.

November 10, 2009 09:45 ET

Metiscan Subsidiary Taptopia to Moderate Roundtable Discussion at IAEE Expo! Expo! 2009

Discussion Topic "Smartphone Services that Enhance the Trade Show Experience"

DALLAS, TX--(Marketwire - November 10, 2009) - Metiscan, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: MTIZ), a holding company focused on growing its organization by making key acquisitions and developing companies and emerging technologies, announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, Taptopia, Inc., will be moderating a roundtable discussion with convention industry leaders and executives at the upcoming IAEE Expo! Expo! 2009 event to be held at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, GA, 8-10 December 2009. Taptopia is the official iPhone® and iPod touch ® App provider of IAEE Expo! Expo! 2009.

The roundtable session will be held on Wednesday, December 9, 2009 at 8:00am-9:30am EST and will be open to a select number of convention industry leaders and executives. Kicking off the discussion topic "Smartphone Services that Enhance the Trade Show Experience" will be Taptopia's Chief Technology Officer, Dr. Iain Shigeoka. Dr. Shigeoka will be moderating the roundtable discussion.

Taptopia is the official iPhone® and iPod touch ® App provider of IAEE Expo! Expo! 2009. Taptopia will be providing its event service that enables attendees and exhibitors the ability to navigate event schedule details, exhibitor information and the exhibit floor before, during, and after the event all from Apple iPhones. Taptopia's unique service provides attendees with pre-event, event and post-event planning and networking tools, plus real-time event notifications and updates and the ability to compile and export critical event information.

About IAEE

Since 1928, the International Association of Exhibitions and Events™ (IAEE) continues to provide quality and value to its members through leadership, service, education and strong relationships. IAEE is the largest association of the exhibitions and events industry in the world, with a membership of show organizers, exhibitors and exhibition suppliers. Organizers of more than 20,000 exhibitions and buyer-seller events around the world are members of IAEE. Through the 2006 consolidation with the Center for Exhibition Industry Research (CEIR), IAEE delivers valuable industry research reports. IAEE also supports IAEE Services, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary that partners with industry suppliers and service providers to offer high quality, low cost exhibition products and services to the industry. IAEE recognizes its strategic partners: American Airlines, ASP, Inc., Bearcom, IEG, Mexico Tourism Board, Orange County Convention Center and Orlando/Orange County Convention & Visitors Bureau. Visit for more information.

About Metiscan, Inc.

Metiscan, Inc. is a holding company focused on growing its organization by making key acquisitions and developing companies and emerging technologies. Previously, Metiscan had been focused on healthcare related businesses and is currently pursuing acquisitions and opportunities related to healthcare and non-healthcare products and services.

Metiscan operates FirstView EHR, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary, that provides end-to-end IT services for diagnostic imaging facilities including web based electronic healthcare records (EHR), workflow efficiency, PACS administration, long-term archiving, professional IT services and strategic consulting. Metiscan operates Schuylkill Open MRI, Inc., a majority owned subsidiary that is an independent diagnostic testing facility (IDTF) providing Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) services. Metiscan also operates Taptopia, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary that provides design and development services for Smartphone platforms. Metiscan also operates Shoreline Employment Services, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary that provides employment services and benefits to all of Metiscan's subsidiaries and intends to provide such services to third parties in the future.

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