GSMA launches Innovation Program
The program aims at helping the thousands of small and medium-sized companies developing innovative mobile products and services reach mobile operators and bring their innovations to end-users.
The GSMA will organize "Mobile Innovation Summits" during the GSMA’s Mobile Asia Congress in Macau in November 2007 and the Mobile World Congress at Barcelona in February 2008, where senior executives from mobile operators and venture capitalists identify the top 50 small companies targeting the mobile sector.
September 14th is the deadline for submissions from companies, with less than US$ 20 million (EUR 14.7 million) in annual revenue, aiming to be recognized at the first Mobile Innovation Summit in Macau at the Mobile Asia Congress in November 2007. The categories are:
- Most Innovative Consumer Application or Service
- Most Innovative Wireless Device-Centric Technology
- Most Innovative Carrier Infrastructure or Platform
- Most Innovative Mobile Application in a Vertical Market