- Global Congress
- Abu Dhabi
Framework & Structure
The WSA-mobile is based on the expertise, mechanism and network of the World Summit Award (WSA) and is held every two years.The second WSA-mobile will be held this year, in 2012.
National pre-selections for the WSA-mobile run through experts in respective countries and will be open until end of July, 2012.
Among the national nominees, the WSA-mobile Grand Jury will select the best mobile apps and services 2012. The jury takes place September 14th - 27th.
The highlight of this year's WSA-mobile will be the WSA-mobile Winners' Events taking place in Abu Dhabi, February 5th-7th 2013. They will include the Winners' Gala, as well as conferences atended by top ranging experts, government representatives and opinion leaders.
All activities of the World Summit Award are conducted within the framework of the United Nations’ World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS), mandated by the WSIS Plan of Action and executed in collaboration with UNESCO, UNIDO and UN DESA GAID. The World Summit Award is the flagship initiative of the Global Alliance for ICT and Development (GAID).
The WSA and WSA-mobile organization office is based at the International Center for New Media (ICNM) in Salzburg, Austria.
For any questions regarding the award, please contact us via wsa-mobile [et] icnm.net