Best smart cities apps rewarded at InnoApps Awards

Exciting new app projects aimed at making cities smarter and safer, dreamed up by young developers, received €35 000 in cash prizes at the InnoApps Awards Ceremony, held yesterday in Brussels. The InnoApps contest, launched by Huawei in cooperation with the European Young Innovators Forum (EYIF), gives a leg-up to talented young people who contribute their…

Meet the InnoApps Finalists

The InnoApps Hackathon and Award Ceremony are just around the corner and we would like to present you the finalists of the 3rd edition InnoApps Challenge, organized in collaboration with Huawei. Check out each profile and join us for the final event that will take place at Autoworld! Register for free here.   Andrea Ballan…

Learning to Flex Our Innovation Muscle

by Rosanna Kurrer* Innovation and disruption are buzzwords of the 21st century that produce both hope and fear in the world of business, depending on how much history a company can look back on. Seeing startups upset an entire industry with an innovative digital tool is now a commonplace occurrence, and as such does not…

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Behind the “Smart Cities” concept

This article originally appeared on www.eyif.eu Cities, as we know them, may look very differently in just a few years as the concept of Smart City gathers increasing momentum. But apart from the already popular term, what does a Smart City actually mean for citizens, businesses or institutions? To begin with, the overall purpose of…

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Join InnoApps – the pan-European competition to develop innovative Apps for SmartCities

This article originally appeared on www.eu-startups.com If you are working on an idea which leverages the IoT (Internet of Things) to make Europe’s cities smarter and safer, you should definitely join this year’s InnoApps Challenge. Applicants have the chance to receive valuable mentorship and ultimately an attractive amount of prize money. The InnoApps Challenge is the…

Come prepared to learn

This article originally appeared on www.huawei.eu The 2016 edition of the InnoApps competition is open for entries. Besides the prize money, what’s in it for the young contestants? We talked to last year’s finalists to find out how InnoApps has helped them start careers, dream up new projects and further develop their winning app concepts….

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You Should Participate in InnoApps

This article originally appeared on andreidiaconu.com The European Young Innovator Forum and Huawei have partnered up again to organise another edition of InnoApps. I think this one is their 3rd edition – let me give you a few details about it. I will try to convince you to participate. Everything written in this article describes last year’s…

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The InnoApps 2016 Challenge invites innovators to help make our cities smarter and safer

This article originally appeared on www.tech.eu. Yesterday saw the launch of the InnoApps Challenge, a pan-European competition to develop innovative apps for IoT, ‘Smart Cities’ and ‘Safe Cities’, organised by the European Young Innovators Forum (EYIF) in partnership with tech giant Huawei. Officially kicked off at an event held yesterday in the European Parliament, the…