Date: February 22, 2016
Time: From 17:45 (awards expected at 20.35)
Location: Sala Apolo C / Nou de la Rambla, 113 (Barcelona)
On February 22 The Mobile Premier Awards (MPAs) are to be held at the Sala Apolo in Barcelona where 16 unique mobile applications from 12 global cities are vying for three awards. These are: Best App Award, for best overall app; Best Audience Award as most voted by the public, and the Big Impact Award, for the application which could have the greatest impact on the day-to-day lives of people. Besides the competition the MPAs will also feature a keynote from Intel’s EMEA Director Cristina Segal, as well as presentations by representatives from Twitter, The Next Web, Runtastic and Pandora who’ll discuss their success stories and provide advice and ideas to developers on how to pursue their goals.
To celebrate this very special tenth edition of the MPAs, as well a decade supporting the global developer community, the gala’s theme will be Hollywood glamour and the magic of cinema. Running since 2007, the Mobile Premier Awards has become the biggest apps competition in the mobile industry, all taking place during the first day of the Mobile World Congress. This year the MPAs are sponsored by Intel and Twitter; with The Huffington Post, Mprende, Difoosion, Solo App, Social Pulse and PickASO as media partners, plus support Myworkup.
Interviews available upon request:
– Carles Ferreiro: CEO of Barcelona based startup Appcircus and founder of the Mobile Premier Awards is at your disposal to explain the details of the event and more information including an analysis of the latest trends, data and movements in the field of mobile applications
– Keynote and speakers
–MPA finalists and jury members
About the MPAs
Since 2007 the Mobile Premier Awards has proven to be the biggest competition in the world of mobile apps, every year showcasing the most creative apps during the annual Mobile World Congress. This tenth edition sees the MPAs sponsored by Intel and Twitter; with El Huffington Post, Mprende, Difoosion and PickASO as media partners and support from Myworkup.
For further information, press passes or if you have any questions, please contact me at [email protected] We are also on Twitter @appcircus hashtag #MPA16
List of MPA16 finalist apps:
App in the Air (San Francisco)
VergePOS App (Lagos)
Munchery (San Francisco)
Sharing Academy (Barcelona)
Go Flow (San Francisco)
Guidecentral (New York)
Virtual Energy Advisor (Barcelona)
Last Lie (Italy)
Mimi Hearing Test (Berlín)