Selected Apps to Pitch at AppCircus @ Appnation San Francisco

We got a great list of new apps ready to be pitched next week at the AppCircus @ Appnation developer event in San Francisco. The APPNATION conference will take place on April 27-28th at the Moscone Center South – Hall A. The AppCircus will be happening on the 27th at 5.20pm (see full program here).

We are partnering with Mashery to bring some great prizes for the apps that will get on stage to pitch at the AppNation event. Check out the cool prizes we’ll offer from HotWire, Cohuman and Speek API teams.

The apps to pitch at [email protected] are:

Balanced Scorecard
ClayAR
iHealth BPM
Measure Map
Mobile Pocket
OpenSignalMaps
Spark
Streamzoo
TekTrak
TV Watchdog for Android™

Congratulations to the selected apps, the AppCircus presenters get a full APPNATION conference pass for free! The jury to judge the apps will be announced shortly on the AppCircus blog.

AppCircus readers get a 30% discount on the normal Appnation attendance ticket price. Go to the registration page and use the code APCR30 to take advantage of this unique promotion!

Follow us on twitter @APPCircus to get more information of other upcoming AppCircus events.

Mobile Premier Award Winners Success Stories: Waze

During the preparals of the 5th Mobile Premier Awards, taking place on February 14th 2011 during Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, we’re launching this new series asking previous MPA winners about their success story after winning the award in February 2010.

Here are the milestones and success story of Waze – MPA 2010 winner in Innovation to the Best Emerging Startup awarded by the MobileMonday Community.

1. Went from 500,000 to 2.3 Million drivers in 2010!
2. NBC-2 started using Waze citizen traffic feeds as their broadcast traffic segment.
3. Secured a $25MM Series B round of financing.
4. Won Best Technology at Le Web and several other awards.
5. Added citizen traffic information from Twitter + Got more social with Facebook and 4SQ road goodies.
6. Launched Driving Groups Waze: Using groups and gaming to get geodata.
7. Hosted the Big Caravan- Thousands of Wazers headed to Burning Man Waze 2.0.
8. Launched LATAM.
9. Launched India.
10. Now tackling commuter traffic and reducing congestion.

Waw, what a fantastic ride! Good luck to the Waze team and thanks Di-Ann for the update!

Here below you can view the 3-minute pitch and jury Q&A Waze did at the MPAs 2010.

10 AppCircus @ Mobile 2.0 Europe Finalists Announced

Yesterday we announced the first 5 finalists for the AppCircus to be held at Mobile 2.0 Europe Developer Conference next Thursday, June 17th in Barcelona.

An international jury selected the best apps to showcase on stage at the event. The Mobile 2.0 Europe conference audience will nominate one app for the prestigious Mobile Premier Awards 2011 during the Mobile World Congress.

The 10 finalists also get a chance to pitch their app at the first Mobile Apps Investment Forum on 18th June.

The 10 AppCircus @ Mobile 2.0 Europe finalists include:

Cardmobili – Porto, Portugal

deej – Barcelona, Spain

gvSIG Mini– Valencia, Spain

iMediaShare – Sofia, Bulgaria

NuGames – Copenhagen, Denmark

openBicing – Barcelona, Spain

SPB TV – Carson City, USA

taxi2 – Barcelona, Spain

Tourist Eye – Madrid, Spain

Yasmo Live – London, UK

Check the complete Mobile 2.0 Europe Developer Conference program and speakers.

(copy of original post on Mobile 2.0 Europe website)

AppCircus @ MobileMonday Madrid

Present your app at [email protected] Madrid on May 24

MobileMonday Madrid is proud to host the AppCircus – a unique global traveling showcase of innovative apps, supported by Ericsson.

This is your chance to get a 3 minute slot and present your app in front of peer developers and industry experts during the MobileMonday Madrid event on May 24 in Ericsson’s ComCenter in Madrid.

Participation is FREE and open to start ups, big brands and individual developers, so apply here now to the [email protected] Madrid and walk the high-wire!

The MoMoMadrid audience will nominate one of the presenting apps for the prestigious Mobile Premier Awards 2011 during the Mobile World Congress.

About AppCircus
AppCircus is a unique global traveling showcase of the most creative and innovative apps presented by their creators during some of the most influential international events in mobile/web. AppCircus is open to developers, startups and any other organization and offers each participant a chance to get a nomination to the Mobile Premier Awards. AppCircus is powered by dotopen.

About MobileMonday
MobileMonday is a community of mobile professionals. The open community promotes the mobile industry and fosters cooperation and networking among industry people and their companies by providing opportunities for personal and virtual contacts.

Apply for AppCircus @ Mobile 2.0 Europe

Present your app at the Mobile 2.0 Europe Developer Conference for FREE!

Mobile 2.0 Europe is proud to host the AppCircus – a unique global traveling showcase of innovative apps!

This is your chance to get a 3 minute slot and present your app in front of peer developers and industry experts during the Mobile 2.0 Europe conference. An international jury will select the best apps to showcase on stage at the event. The conference audience will nominate one app for the prestigious Mobile Premier Awards 2011 during the Mobile World Congress.

Participation is FREE and open to start ups and individual developers, so apply now to the [email protected] 2.0 Europe in Barcelona June 17th 2010 and walk the high-wire!

Deadline for submission is June 7th, midnight local time CET.

The developers applying for the AppCircus will get a chance to pitch their app at the first Mobile Apps Investment Forum in the city of Barcelona on 18th June. Click here fore more information.

About AppCircus
AppCircus is a unique global traveling showcase of the most creative and innovative apps presented by their creators during some of the most influential international events in mobile/web. AppCircus is open to developers, startups and any other organization and offers each participant a chance to get a nomination to the Mobile Premier Awards. AppCircus is powered by dotopen.

About Mobile 2.0 Europe

The Mobile 2.0 Europe Developer Conference brings together thought leaders and experts from different aspects of the mobile ecosystem. Tailored specifically for mobile/web application developers and technologists this conference will at the same time help startups, investors, mobile carriers, device manufacturers to better understand the latest technologies that will define the mobile market of tomorrow.

The Mobile 2.0 Europe Developer Conference is an opportunity to connect to industry leadership and fellow innovators and broaden your C-level relationships with senior technologists.