WSA-mobile Global Congress 2010

The WSA-mobile Global Congress 2010 in Abu Dhabi was the first WSA-mobile event. Three-days of highlighting mobile innovation and creativity: 40 eminent speakers, the 40 WSA-mobile winners and visitors from all over the world turned Abu Dhabi into a global hub for mobile content innovation.

The keynote-sessions and hands on workshops covered topics such as ICTs for achieving the UN MDGs, CreativeCommons and Impulse Economy.

Renowned experts discussed their ideas with high ranking representatives of the United Nations and several national governments.

See you in 2014!

Moving into the content space of the future:

World Summit Award Mobile

The World Summit Award Mobile selects and promotes the world best m-contents and innovative applications specifically designed for mobile phones and other mobile devices.

Mobile content industry experts from about 100 countries submitted their country’s best mobile contents and applications in each category for this very first WSA-mobile. The national pre-selection was either done through direct nomination by the national expert, by a committee or by a national competition.

Projects were evaluated and awarded in eight categories:

1.       m-Business & Commerce

2.       m-Government & Participation

3.       m-Learning & Education

4.       m-Entertainment & Lifestyle

5.       m-Tourism & Culture

6.       m-Media & News

7.       m-Environment & Health

8.       m-Inclusion & Empowerment

From October 16th to 19th,the  prestigious Grand Jury decided what is top and what is flop in an international comparison.

Those projects were invited to the WSA-mobile Winner’s Event from December 6th to 8th in Abu Dhabi. During that event, the winners were not only able to present their project on a world stage, but also to network and build professional relationships with their outstanding colleagues from around the world. The event also hosted a dynamic innovative exhibition, offering exhibitors a perfect platform to present their services and projects to potential partners and investors.