Masabi – wins the AppCircus in London – Telco 2.0 Conference.

After a great evening of mobile pitching that happened during the Telco 2.0 Conference, we would like to thank everyone that showed up for AppCircus in London, we saw some great pitch’s from European mobile developers. The App Artists have done a great job at creating the next generation of mobile experiences, it is important to give the stage up for up and coming mobile apps that will surely give us more surprises in the future.

As always App artists did not disappoint, we saw some pretty interesting presentations being thrown on stage. At the end of the first day the jury had a tough call to make. So the judges decided on:

Masabi – Mobile Ticketing is the winner at AppCircus in London – Telco 2.0 Conference AppNation.

The mobile showcase would not have been a show with out all the apps on stage for AppCircus in London so they should get a mention for being  making the effort to be at the event. So in no particular order these are the rest of the mobile applications:

Thanks to all the apps for being part of AppCircus, we look forward to seeing you in future events! So please visit our  list of confirmed events from around the globe.

We also would like to thank our Sponsors for supporting this event and more to come from AppCircus. We saw a platform presentations from BlackBerry, Bluevia and Nuance Mobile.

Coming AppCircus events.

If you are a mobile developer, Startup or company and would like to be part of AppCircus, please sign up to our global platform and hope to see you at a nearby event. For event organizers, if you are interested in hosting an AppCircus in your city, please contact us.

See you all at an AppCircus near you! Remember to follow us on twitter @AppCircus.

The apps are out! App artists presenting at AppCircus in London.

The online jury has decided on the best 10 mobile apps to present their creations at the New Digital Economics Executive Brainstorm & Developer Forum that is taking place from May 11th to 13th at the Guoman Tower Hotel in London. AppCircus is proud to get this finalists the opportunity to pitch on stage right after the Mobile Apps 2.0 event.

The AppCircus is a FREE event, from 6pm to 10pm on the 12th of May for up to 200 developers and the  delegates from the New Digital Economics event. If you would like to attend the showcase to view the 10 live app pitches and get an opportunity to speak to them, you can RSVP here. Don’t hesitate last minute, the place is filling up quickly!

We could not be more excited about the diversity of apps that will be showcased at the AppCircus in London.

The selected apps that will be presenting are:

LifeShow Player. This mobile application upgrades a TV or tablet into a remotely controlled picture frame, simply and rapidly.

OneGratis Loyalty Card. An app that takes those paper based Buy 10 get 1 free loyalty cards and puts them on your smartphone.

Congestion Charge Check. A tool for commute drivers to the City, application you can check whether you are in the London Congestion charging zone and in at a time when you need to pay.

Masabi Ticket Machine. This application allows almost all mobile users to search for and purchase tickets on their handset using a credit or debit card and then display it on-screen as a secure 2D barcode or human-readable ticket.

ColorMatchGirl. This app is loaded with features to help you look your best. Made for Women of All Colors ColorMatchGirl was designed as a tool for any woman and every woman!

ChargeLocator. Locate your Electrical Vehicle Charging Station efficiently and quickly! get a charge!

acrossair. An augmented reality browser application that functions as a navigator to get you to the nearest location of your choice. It is also packed full of additional information on points of interest near and around you.

Conde Nast Traveller Guides. Simply point your phone in a direction and it will bring up images of nearby attractions, which you can narrow down by type. You can also use GPS to pull up venue locations on a map.

Kliqed. This app is developed to help busy people meet with their friends by taking into account their calendar time availability. It works in the background sending kliqs that suggest times when friends will be free to meet.

ArtSpotter. It’s about what’s going on in the art world: Galleries, public art, street art, fairs, popup shops, studios, student shows and everything in between. Art can be found anywhere: Artspotter will work all over the world.

We will be posting about the jury that will be at the event judging these apps later this week.

Here’s the preliminary agenda:

6.25pm: Welcome and introductions
6.30pm: First Act – Leading Platforms present
6.50pm: 2nd Act – 10 Apps present with jury feedback
7.50pm: Thanks and jury deliberation
8.00pm: Networking, Voting and Winner announcement
9.30pm: Close

Upcoming AppCircus event:

If you are a mobile developer, Startup or company and would like to be part of AppCircus, please sign up to our global platform and hope to see you at a nearby event. For event organizers, if you are interested in hosting an AppCircus in your city, please contact us.

See you all at an AppCircus near you! Remember to follow us on twitter @AppCircus.

London calling! All mobile developers sign up for Telco 2.0

It is time to go to The City so we can sample the great innovations coming from the London mobile scene. We have partnered with the Telco 2.o conference, so we can give their audience a good mobile show from apps built by local developers. We will be showcasing on the 12th of May at the Guoman Tower Hotel in London.

There is nothing quite exciting as making events in cosmopolitan cities, where we get applications from all over the globe that are launching in England, Europe and all over the globe. Lots of things have been happening in London this couple of months so we want to show the best apps it has to offer. Being at Telco 2.o Conferene is a great way to be part of the booming mobile ecosystem from England.

Location of AppCircus in London.

Venue: Guoman Tower Hotel, St Katharine’s Way, City of London E1W 1LD.

Date: May 12th, 2011.

Deadline to register your app: May 1st. Register your app in AppCircus in London.

Time: from 6:25 pm to 10:00 pm.

Agenda.

6.25pm: Welcome and introductions
6.40pm: First Act – Leading Platforms present
7.10pm: 2nd Act – 10 Apps present with jury feedback
8.25pm: Thanks and audience voting instructions
8.30pm: Networking, Voting and Winner announcement
10.00pm: Close.

Up coming AppCircus events.

If you are a mobile developer, Startup or company and would like to be part of AppCircus, please sign up to our global platform and hope to see you at a nearby event. For event organizers, if you are interested in hosting an AppCircus in your city, please contact us.

See you all at an AppCircus near you! Remember to follow us on twitter @AppCircus.

AppCircus Palo Alto Jury

We’re excited to have some of the most knowledgeable and experienced guys in mobile on our jury panel for the AppCircus in Palo Alto on Wednesday, April 6th at 6pm. at the Telco 2.0 conference.

The apps to present at this event have been announced in this post. The event is FREE to attend, however you need to register. Please register here.

The jury to select the winner includes:

Lisa Whelan – Managing Consultant at Social Mobilize.

Neil Mansilla – Developer Advocate at Mashery API Network.

Mike Rowehl – partner at Churn Labs.

Aaron Masih – Director of Global Business Development Mobile at Nuance.

Jesse Silver – Senior Account Executive, Enterprise & Strategic Accounts at OpenMarket.

Here below the jury member  bio’s:

Lisa Whelan – Managing Consultant at Socialize Mobilize
Lisa provides global strategy, business development, marketing, and developer relations expertise to clients including: Photobucket, Face.com, Motorola, Palm, Inc., Kodak, ShoZu Inc., Offbeat Guides, Hands-On Mobile, SocialMedia Networks, Chomp, and others. Previously, Lisa worked for PA Consulting Group in London, engaging European clients on strategy, business and technology integration projects and Nokia Inc. in Silicon Valley.  Lisa writes about trends in social media and mobile convergence on the SocializeMobilize blog and Twitter.  Lisa holds a MSc from the Saïd Business School at the University of Oxford and a BA from Boston College.

Neil Mansilla, Developer Advocate at Mashery API Network
Neil is a geek. He builds mobile and web applications from nothing but the skillz from his Jedi training, a box of paper clips, and his own bare hands. Don’t make him go command line. You can follow him @mansillaDEV on Twitter.

Mike Rowehl- partner at Churn Labs
Mike (@miker) is a hacker and entrepreneur.He’s spent the last 10 years specializing in mobile products and services at AdMob, Mowser, Skyfire, and Chomp. In 2004 he started the Mobile Monday Silicon Valley meetings, and is one of the organizers who put together the Mobile 2.0 conference series. Currently he’s a partner at Churn Labs, an engineering led organization aimed at exploring new directions for mobile development.

Aaron Masih – Director of Global Business Development Mobile at Nuance
Aaron Masih leads business development efforts worldwide for Nuance’s Mobile connected solutions, including the Nuance Mobile Developer Program (“NMDP”). During his tenure, he has been responsible for creating broad-reaching solution strategies around customer care using Nuance’s hosted services. His primary focus is identifying opportunities for integrating voice recognition technologies into both existing and emerging mobile applications. Masih received his Masters of Business Administration in Finance at Georgia State University in 1997, and hold a Bachelor of Science in Computer Information Systems from Clemson University.

Jesse Silver – Senior Account Executive, Enterprise & Strategic Accounts at OpenMarket
OpenMarket exposes high-value enablers to application developers, thus driving innovation in the mobile ecosystem and facilitating valuable services to mobile consumers. OpenMarket allows developers to build innovative applications and monetize them by leveraging payments, location and messaging capabilities via the highly scalable and available OpenMarket mobile transaction network. For more information, please visit www.openmarket.com or contact us at +1.877.277.208.

Stay tuned and follow our latest news and updates @appcircus on twitter.

Announcing the 1st AppCircus HTML5 competition

In 2011 we are being part of many influential conferences in the world, in February we where part of the Mobile World Congress with Spotlight on BlackBerry and we just finished the AppCircus @ SXSW and are packing our bags and tent to to hit Palo Alto for the Telco 2.0 conference on April 6th.

We are collaborating with the folks from Zeewe to offer you the first HTML5 Web App competition.

The contest will have the following structure:

  • All Apps must be submitted by March 28th.
  • The deadline to confirm your available to pitch is April 1st.
  • The selection will be done by an online Jury which will decide who gets to pitch and the audience will vote at the event to select the winner.
  • The winner app will be announced during the evening of AppCircus in Palo Alto, April 6th.
  • The winner will be pitching at the event
  • The winner app will Win $2000 cash prize if the HTML5 app is available in the Zeewe marketplace or $1000 if the HTML5 app is not on Zeewe.

IMPORTANT: All apps must be written in Mobile HTML5 , and run on iPhones and/or Android phone. The participating apps will have to pay accommodation and their flight or transportation.

SUBMIT your HTML5 app here to this competition.

AppCircus in Palo Alto agenda.

Click here for more information on this event.

6:00 pm: Welcome and introductions
6:15 pm: First Act – Leading Platforms present
7:15 pm: 2nd Act – 10 Apps present with jury feedback
8:15 pm: Thanks and audience voting instructions
8:30 pm: Networking, Voting and Winner announcement
9:30 pm: Close

Venue Information.

The mobile showcase will be held at the Crowne Plaza Hotel Palo Alto; 4290 EL CAMINO REAL
PALO ALTO, CA 94306

Doors will open from 6:00 pm and the showcase will end around 9:00 pm, make sure to come prepare for some great networking since the whole telecommunications industry will be in Palo Alto all week.

We are looking forward to seeing all the developers and Startups at Telco 2.0, some familiar faces and some new on the scene. Palo Alto has always been a place for mobile, so what better way to launch your HTML5 web App at AppCircus.

So get ready for another a great mobile showcase. Follow us on Twitter @AppCircus and the hashtag #appcircus