|The 3 winners 2001|
|Mobile moments...mobile lives |
Watching cartoons, doing the laundry, taking photos, playing with the kids, designing graphics, sitting in traffic, knowing where you are in faraway towns in the busiest of streets, chatting in the gym, starring on the small screen, enjoying mysteries, love stories, soaps and playing games, solving puzzles, glimpsing life-changing news, organizing a life lived seamlessly on the move, checking shares, opening an account, walking in warm rain, just wondering aloud...
We want to find the best, market-ready mobile applications. These are applications and services that add value, create convenience and make daily life and work easier. We're seeking and rewarding those mobile applications leading the future in a customer focused mobile Internet.
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|Our most important services|
Services that add value, create convenience and make daily life and work easier and more effective are those that will be widely adopted and the true killer applications.
To that end, Ericsson is seeking and rewarding those mobile applications leading the future in a customer focused Mobile Internet.
Whether it's a WAP, SMS, Java, MMS or voice application ready for Mobile Internet on GPRS or even 3G, if you can show it working, we want to know about it.
Twelve finalists will be selected to present their application to a live audience in Zurich on December 3, 2002. The top prizes will be chosen by an expert jury of mobile industry executives and an audience voting for the best mobile applications of 2002.
Join us in making mobile data and voice services become a reality. This is your chance to break into the fast-paced communications market.
Please note that the entry form consists of about 30 questions, many of them which are open ended. You may want to read through our tips for entering. before beginning your entry. Additionally, you can download and print a PDF copy of the entry form to help you prepare.
Then just do the following:
Read the Process and Evaluation section for the Ericsson Mobile Application Awards to ensure your company meets the Mobile Application profile.
Submit your application.
Prizes: What Is In It For You?
The Top 12 candidates will have the opportunity to present their company in a 5-minute presentation at the December 3rd, Ericsson Mobile Application Awards 2002 ceremony and an audience of ca. 400 people including senior executives representing mobile operators, venture capitalists and other industry players.
In addition, you can find all other Prizes here.
The Ericsson Mobile Application Awards 2001
Over 90 applications were gathered during the registration process in 2001. This process was only 3 weeks long. In an extensive screening process, the top ten applicants were chosen. 5 companies were from Switzerland, two from Germany and one each from Luxemburg, Sweden and the U.K. On December 4, 2001, the top ten candidates tried to convince the expert jury and over 400 people in the audience, each with a 5 minutes presentation. The Swedish company “It’s alive” was elected to be the winner of the first Ericsson Mobile Application Award with their gaming and community service “Supafly”. The Swiss company Silent Oil won the People’s Choice Award for their telemetry solution, the Luxemburg based company M-Plify won the First Tuesday Innovation Award for their mobile medicine reminder application.
|Our most important clients|
Best Mobile Entertainment Application
All applications or services related to music, movies or other lifestyle entertainment, b2c or peer to peer, fun/jokes, cartoons, betting/gambling, fortune telling, greeting cards/picture editing & sending, logos & ringtones, messaging, chatting, dating... There is no limit to your imagination. Entertain us and win the Best Mobile Entertainment Application Award! (This does not include gaming as this is a separate category.)
Best Mobile Gaming Application
Arcade, action, adventure, board games, jump&run, puzzles, racing, role playing/fantasy, simulation, sports, strategy, whether by WAP, SMS, EMS, MMS, Java, Mophun, Embedded... If it's mobile and it's in the game - you're in the game! Win the Best Gaming Application Award!
Best Corporate Solution
CRM, ERP, mobile office / corporate access, PIM/ Unified Messaging / email, (video-)conferencing & - telephony, fleet management, m-learning... Show us how your solution optimizes the workflow, increases productivity and cuts costs! Win the Best Corporate Solutions Award!
Best Information Services
Provide information services that people will want to use while on the move: news & financial infos, banking/brokerage, route planning & traffic info, yellow map, travel guide, search engines, ticketing/shopping/advertising, monitoring/security... Show us what we have been missing so far! Be creative and win the Best Information Services Award!
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First Tuesday Zurich is the knowledge and business network for innovation and entrepreneurship.
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Despite considerable expansion in the 80s, the HSG is still one of Europe's smaller universities, although it has Switzerland's «biggest business faculty». It concentrates on the education of to- morrow's leaders in business, public administration, and the law.
Swiss International Air Lines Ltd.
Swiss International Air Lines is the offical carrier of the Ericsson Mobile Application Awards 2002. Swiss International Air Lines Ltd. offers all finalists a 30 % discount on Business or Economy Class standard fares on Swiss flights to Zurich for the Awards finals.
Sun Microsystems (Schweiz) AG
Since its inception in 1982, a singular vision - «The Network Is The Computer[tm]» - has propelled Sun Microsystems, Inc. (Nasdaq: SUNW) to its position as a leading provider of industrial-strength hardware, software and services that make the Net work. Sun can be found in more than 100 countries and on the World Wide Web at www.sun.com.
Please note that the entry form consists of about 30 questions, many of them which are open ended. You may want to read through our tips for entering before beginning your entry. Here you can download and print a PDF copy of the entry form to help you prepare.
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