II Apps4all International Developers Forum
On October 5 in Digital October, more than 700 developers, experts and manufacturers of mobile devices as well as organizations, which accumulate the advanced technologies, for a second time this year used the Apps4all venue, to discuss the prospects of multiplatform applications development and distribution.
II Apps4all International Developers Forum gathered the representatives of IT-market leaders: LG (general partner), Intel (innovation partner), Softline, Microsoft, IBM Vision Mobile, Runa Capital; non-governmental organizations and state institutions: OPORA Russia, Skolkovo foundation, Department of science, industrial policy and entrepreneurship of Moscow government, USA-Russia Entrepreneurship Centre, Zvorykin Project, non-governmental organization of physically incapacited persons "Strategy."
The programme of Apps4all forum was focused on the advanced developments and world tendencies of mobile market. The forum’s guests took part in the discussion on the issues of development, design, monetization and marketing of today applications for various platforms.
Special notice was given to the prospects of Smart-TV technology development and the specific character of TV applications development. "Smart TV Market in Russia" discussion board presented the new tendencies of "smart" TV development, the most popular services of LG TV sets (in particular, LG Cloud, the service for data storage and sharing). Moreover, LG Smart TV Apps Contest 2012 official opening took place in the framework of II Apps4all Forum.
Specially for the participants of the event, the results of the First Russian research of the mobile applications development market in Russian and CIS were presented, as well as the collaborative project of Apps4All and Strategy non-government organization: "Apps4help: against disabilities," which is aimed at the development of the mobile applications for the people with disabilities.
The participants of the forum got the opportunity to familiarize themselves with the latest tendencies of the mobile applications world, as well as to win valuable prizes.