Largest Mobile App Summit Empowers Consumers and Businesses, Awards Entries Required DUBAI, UAE – May 5th, 2013
– The Global App Summit, the largest mobile app conference in the Middle East, will take place from June 4th to 5thin Dubai, and promises to be the most fun-filled, educational show the city has ever seen. The Global App Summit is poised to be a gathering of businesses, consumers, developers, entertainers and the publicby and large, who are curious to know what mobile apps are all about and how to be a part of this growing business trend. In an effort to empower and educate attendees about the potential of mobile apps, ShantanuPhansalkar, CEO of SPI Group and the organizer of this event, is hosting a gala awards ceremony and a concert on day two of the event. “We all use apps in some capacity every day.
Close to sixty two per cent of UAE residents have a smartphone but there is a gap that needs to be bridged – consumers and businesses need to know about the power of apps. This event is a celebration of mobile app technology – with several conferences, exhibitions, a gala awards functionand top-class entertainment,” said Mr. Phansalkar. The summit boasts' top level speakers like; Scott Davis, thirstyhead.com, Osama Manzar, Digital Empowerment Foundation (DEF), Jason Chiu, Cherrypicks Group, to name a few.
The event will also feature a live concert to close the event with international DJ, Johnathan Barnes (8tracks). It will be the first-ever concert to be conducted on tablets using music apps. Award submissions are open in the following categories: Arabic app, Healthcare & Education, Retail, Gaming, Entertainment and Media. Local and regional app developers can submit on the conference website and the submission deadline is May 27th, 2013. The summit takes place at the Ritz Carlton DIFC in Dubai from June 4-5. For more information visit www.appsglobal.ae