TAB Innovation is the first international competition that rewards the most innovative and groundbreaking applications developed in Spain and Latin America. The contest has two modalities: one in which developers and companies presented their apps and one where anyone can submit an idea for Tablet applications.
in the first of them will be granted 10 awards in different categories: games, productivity (Organization, production or tools that help to fully exploit the potential of devices), publications (those with editorial content adapted or specifically created for tablets), entertainment (which used, edited or profitable video, audio and photo), health (suitable for health professionals and users in general), consumption, sports (with apps for yoga, personal trainers, running or more “passive” sport), corporate and financial (see news, banking, etc.), children’s, and social responsibility.
companies and developers of applications in Spanish natural persons, as well as brands and proprietary products of such applications, can apply for free until September 15. The winners will be announced on 25 September and the awards ceremony will be in October in Madrid with broadcast streaming.
in addition, and in order that young developers and entrepreneurs to launch their ideas, has been created the Special Prize Créative Technologie by Citroen, which will recognize the ingenuity and innovation of the best project of app for the tablet presented in competition.
the winner will receive a scholarship, in collaboration with the California Spain Chamber of Commerce to Silicon Valley, which will include a seven-day stay in Silicon Valley interviews arranged with possible investment companies and guided visits to companies like Facebook and Google, among others. The failure of this category will take place in two phases. In a first, is tear the 10 finalists through a public vote opened on the website of the awards. These finalists will have to make a public presentation (“elevator pitch”) of your idea in the event of the TAB Innovation Awards, which will be held in October, after which the jury will choose the winner.