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Higher Logic Introduces Higher Logic Thrive Submissions and Review: Enhancing Member Engagement and Further Streamlining the Association Tech Stack

ARLINGTON, VA (March 7, 2024) Higher Logic, the leading online community platform provider, is proud to announce the launch of Higher Logic Thrive Submissions and Review powered by OpenWater. This innovative solution is designed to transform the way associations manage content submissions and reviews by leveraging their Higher Logic Thrive Community to enhance member engagement while streamlining an association’s tech stack.

“Bringing OpenWater’s leading application and review management software into our Higher Logic Thrive ecosystem is yet another example of our commitment to building a comprehensive member engagement suite for our association customers,” says Rob Wenger, CEO at Higher Logic. “We are excited about the launch of Higher Logic Thrive Submissions and Review and look forward to continued product innovation.”

In addition to streamlining the tech stack, key features of Higher Logic Thrive Submissions and Review include:

  • Simple Submission Process: With an intuitive and user-friendly interface, the submission process for members is simplified by leveraging existing Higher Logic Thrive Community data. This makes it easy for them to submit content including award nominations, speaker abstracts, scholarship applications and more.
  • Flexible Review Workflow: Organizations can customize review workflows to match their specific needs, ensuring that submissions are complete.
  • Data-driven Insights: Associations are able to leverage valuable insights and analytics to gain a deeper understanding of member interests to further personalization.
  • Effective Collaboration: Reviewers have access to tools for feedback, discussion and scoring – increasing collaboration and enabling well-informed decisions.
  • Transparent Communication: Built-in communication features keep members informed about the status of their submissions, fostering transparency and trust within the community.


“We are thrilled to bring the best version of our application and review platform to Higher Logic Thrive Submissions and Review. Being part of the Higher Logic Thrive suite of association solutions will enable us to learn new lessons and bring improvements back to our combined customers in the months ahead,” adds Kunal Johar, CTO at OpenWater.

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