Tuesday, November 23, 2010

Ericsson Application Awards 2011

Ericsson Application Awards, An Android Competition has been announced, and now it is in stage 2. It is another opportunity for Android Developer to gain exposure within the telecom world, a chance to reach out to customers via Ericsson distribution channels and a chance to win €15,000 in prize money.

This Android Competition is open globally and open for both student and small/medium company (with <100 employee). There are two categories: one for students and one for companies.

This Competition is about to develop Android based application (web or native) that addresses the theme "Connecting Thing" theme and must use at least one Ericsson Labs API. Ericson Labs API can be found and studied at http://www.ericssonapplicationawards.com/api-overview.

Total prize for this Android Competition is €15,000 for each category. As the web said, the prizes are as follow:
1st place: €15 000 and phones from Sony Ericsson
2nd place: €10 000 and phones from Sony Ericsson
3rd place: €5 000
4th and 5th place: Honorary Diplomas

Deadline Schedule for This Android Competition Are :

November 15 – Stage 1, Best Team presentation and slogan
December 10 – Stage 2, Most promising business opportunity
January 24 – Stage 3, Most innovative solution proposal
February 28 – Last date for Team registration and submission of Demo-video
March 31 – Last date for submission of application
April 14 – Announcing Student and Company category semi-finalists (top 5)
April 14 – Start of evaluation process & Beta-test
May 28 – Announce finalist teams (top 2)

More news about Ericsson Application Awards 2011 can be found at this place

Ok, Happy Competition!
May you, the readers, will be one who win this Competition.