With over 6000 apps industry professionals & developers already
registered, the global multi-platform Apps World opens in San Francisco
on 7-8 February this week.
Taking over the iconic Moscone Center West on Thursday and Friday, Apps
World will deliver ten expert tracks of industry content, discussion,
advice and analysis, with an agenda including some of the leading
authorities in app development, gaming, mobile payments and NFC, TV and
automotive apps, enterprise mobility and mobile marketing.
And with practical advice and demonstration theatre sessions from
leading industry brands like Microsoft, Intel, Rackspace and Enyo, the
event includes a packed free-to-attend industry exhibition, encompassing
a snapshot of the 2013 North American apps ecosystem.
For all important information, agendas, exhibition plans and speaker
profiles, the official
Apps World App is available for download on iPhone, iPad, Android
and as a web app.
Running concurrently to the show, the first TV
Hackfest will be challenging developers
and TV professionals to create apps that harness the power of connected
TV, featuring a APIs and SDKs from industry brands, plus a heap of
prizes from Hackfest partners. To take part, register here.
Following three years of successful Apps World shows across several
continents, this is the first time Apps World has travelled to San
Francisco. With a focus on collaboration and networking, the interactive
nature of the event is geared towards creating an environment for
delegates to make valuable connections.
To that end, the organisers have launched Apps World Connect, an online
networking tool that allows paid attendees to connect before the show,
schedule meetings, engage with speakers and increase their social
connections at the event.
Apps World also includes orchestrated speed networking sessions on both
days, and an official
show party at The Mezzanine, one of San Francisco downtown’s most
popular venues, on the evening of Thursday 7 Feb. This exclusive evening
soirée is free to attend for registered show delegates. Age 21+, make
sure you bring your Apps World pass to be sure of entry.
Apps World founder and Six Degrees MD Ian Johnson said: “San
Francisco hasn’t let us down in terms of enthusiasm. With over 6,000 pre
registered attendees, this is looking set to be one of our best shows.
The depth of technical expertise among the people we’ve been dealing
with has been highly impressive, and we’re looking forward to meeting a
lot of people, learning about where the apps industry is heading and the
opportunities it has in store.”
Note to editors
Apps World North America takes place on 7-8 February at the Moscone
Center in San Francisco, for full event details, see the show website: http://www.apps-world.net/northamerica/
For information about the international Apps World Series, visit: http://www.apps-world.net
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