For a world that is so connected, it is unreasonably difficult to gather groups of friends to go out and do something. Our generation has begun to substitute face to face interactions with online connectivity. It is a destructive trend that needs to be addressed.

Good thing we're making Zeppa. Zeppa is a mobile application where users can connect with people they like to hang out with. People add short phrases like "Hiking" or "Playing Football" to their profile which represent types of things they like to do. These are called "Event Tags". As users connect, we use artificial intelligence strategies to calculate interest in tags so we may follow and unfollow them accordingly. Similar calculations are made when new tags are added to a users profile. A user may then post activities they want to do and associate several Event Tags with it. Based on added tags, we selectively notify users who can join the event. That way, you hear about all the cool activities you're interested in but yo...
For a world that is so connected, it is unreasonably difficult to gather groups of friends to go out and do something. Our generation has begun to substitute face to face interactions with online connectivity. It is a destructive trend that needs to be addressed.

Good thing we're making Zeppa. Zeppa is a mobile application where users can connect with people they like to hang out with. People add short phrases like "Hiking" or "Playing Football" to their profile which represent types of things they like to do. These are called "Event Tags". As users connect, we use artificial intelligence strategies to calculate interest in tags so we may follow and unfollow them accordingly. Similar calculations are made when new tags are added to a users profile. A user may then post activities they want to do and associate several Event Tags with it. Based on added tags, we selectively notify users who can join the event. That way, you hear about all the cool activities you're interested in but you're not bothered with notifications every single time one of your friends posts something.

There are many applications for planning events. I think most of these overlook the most important part of doing fun activities: getting together a group of fun people.
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