06557007 is referenced by 19 patents and cites 1 patents.

A convention processing system is provided that includes a database operable to store show information identifying at least one show in which a plurality of exhibitors will exhibit their wares, service information identifying a plurality of services available to the exhibitors at the show, supplier information identifying at least one supplier for each service and a plurality of suppliers for at least one service, and at least one item for each service, the item identifying a particular type of the service, a price for the item and a supplier for the item. The system further includes a transaction engine operable to access the database. The transaction engine is also operable to display the services for the show, receive a selection of a service, display a list of items for the service, receive a selection of an item for an exhibitor, store the selection of the item as an order, add the price for the item to a balance for the exhibitor, and display an updated account summary for the exhibitor.

Title
Automated convention processing system and method
Application Number
9/440601
Publication Number
6557007 (B1)
Application Date
November 15, 1999
Publication Date
April 29, 2003
Inventor
Michael S Moorehead
Arlington
TX, US
Brian D Kleinfall
Richardson
TX, US
April E Hurley
Dallas
TX, US
Randall J Pekowski
The Colony
TX, US
Agent
Baker Botts L
US
Assignee
Pekowski Enterprises
TX, US
IPC
G06F 17/00
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