Apps World North America was a hive hot discussions, debates, developing, partnering and partying on May 12 – 13 at the Moscone Center, in the tech capital of San Francisco for its sixth successful year with over 250 exhibitors, embracing the internet of things.
Featuring two days of awesome dedicated app content, delivered by more than 280 speakers, networking opportunities, product launches and a live hackathon, Apps World North America was a huge success, creating a buzz ahead of Enterprise Apps World, June 2015, Apps World Africa & our flag ship event Apps World in November 2015.
We had content covering the biggest trends and development within the industry including connected car apps, wearable technology apps, TV apps as well as mobile marketing and strategy, mobile payments and retail, gaming, droid, enterprise, API and HTML 5! Our five free to attend tracks proved a huge hit and were packed with developers on both days with developer world and the connected car apps streams particular popular with our audience!
Event highlights include…
The biggest names in the industry headlined at Apps World North America.
App and digitial gurus including; Kevin Rose (North Technologies), Biz Stone (Twitter), Ben Finkel (Twitter), Eric Migicovsky (Pebble), Steven Guggenheimer (Microsoft), Phil Libin (Evernote), Perkins Miller ( NFL) plus many more inspiring speakers delivering compelling presentations across the two days. See who else was speaking here
Apps World Hackathon powered by Angel Hack was the place to be if you were into code!
Our dedicated hackers spent two days working on dedicated challenges from our sponsors including Honda, WaveMaker, Mojio and Microsoft Azure. Challenges included everything from creating a connected car apps and weather and flight-related concepts to the development of apps for business people who don’t know how to code.
“The Hackathon continues to be a highlight of the Apps World series globally and is a chance for developers to do what they do best – CODE,” Apps World Hacker
Our start up villages across the exhibition floor saw some amazing success stories with investment offers made directly on site. Apps World North America is the no.1 event to attend in the developer and start up community.
“A big thank you for providing us with the opportunity of showcasing our games at Apps World North America. It was a very successful and well-organized event.” Games2win
Meanwhile our Silicon Valley Entrepreneurs Shark Tank, held at the end of day one as part of the Apps World Big Meet Up, had an amazing success story from Epoque, who demoed on our developer world stage and received a $50,000 investment from one of our audience members that night!
Thanks to everyone who attended, spoke, sponsored or exhibited and don’t forget to join us as we return Enterprise Apps World this forthcoming June and fly to Africa in November for Apps World Africa and take over the ExCeL for Apps World in November.
See you all next year in San Francisco