CTIA ENTERPRISE & APPLICATIONS™ Attendees to Judge Speed Geeking Rounds For Best Mobile App at First Mobile Platform Challenge

Oct 03, 2011, 11:50 ET from CTIA ENTERPRISE & APPLICATIONS(TM) 2011

The Attendee-selected Speed Geek Winner will Receive a $25,000 Promotional Package from CTIA Shows

WASHINGTON, Oct. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CTIA ENTERPRISE & APPLICATIONS™ 2011 today announced its first Mobile Platform Challenge, one of 20 developer events at the conference and expo, taking place at the San Diego Convention Center on October 11-13, 2011. The Mobile Platform Challenge, a partnership between CTIA and CloudMob, brings top Android and iOS app developers to battle and have a chance to win a $25,000 promotional package from CTIA Shows. In fast-paced speed geeking rounds, attendees will vote for their favorites and crown the winner of all apps.

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"The Mobile Platform Challenge – and its speed geeking contest – is an exciting addition to the CTIA ENTERPRISE & APPLICATIONS 2011 exhibit floor," said Robert Mesirow, vice president and show director, CTIA. "Attendees will love this engaging, high-energy event where they get to decide the fate of developers and see the hottest applications in real-time."

The challenge kicks off at 11:15 a.m. PDT on the show floor at the Exhibit Innovations Stage (Booth #145). The schedule of events:


  • 11:15 a.m. – Lightning Talks
  • 11:45 a.m. – Mobile Platform Unpanel
  • 12:30 p.m. – Android Speed Geeking Round and Voting
  • 1:50 p.m. – iOS Speed Geeking Round and Voting
  • 3:10 p.m. – Open Speed Geeking Round and Voting
  • 4:30 p.m. – Announcement of Finalists for the Ultimate Speed Geeking Round


  • 12:00 p.m. Final Speed Geeking Round and Voting
  • 1:00 p.m. Announcement of the Mobile Platform Challenge Winner!

For more information on the Mobile Platform Challenge, visit: www.ctiashows.com/speedgeeking. For information on all developer events, visit: www.ctiashows.com/developer.

Registration is open for CTIA ENTERPRISE & APPLICATIONS 2011. Visit www.ctiashows.com/reg for a list of CTIA Show passes.

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