Vodafone BIG Apps Lisboa

Applications Now Open For 2014

Vodafone BIG Apps Lisboa is back and applications are now open. Last year, Lisbon BIG Apps registered 206 applications from 10 countries and over 1000 registered users in the period of one month. At the end of the competition, we had over 3000 registered users. Continue reading

BIG Winners Lisbon BIG Apps

Winners Announced, It’s Time To Thank Everyone For All Their Support

A BIG thank you to all the teams, the jury, mentors and of course Vodafone Portugal, Câmara Municipal de Lisboa, Tec Labs and SoftLayer who made it all possible. Please visit us online and view our partners as they too, helped us make Lisbon BIG Apps a success. Continue reading

Lisbon BIG Conf

Lisbon BIG Conf | 24th June | Lisbon BIG Apps Final

The BIG day is on Monday the 24th of June and Vodafone are kindly hosting the event in their auditorium. It will be a jam-packed day with some great insights into BIG data, open government, citizenship and the impact on economies. Continue reading

Collaborative Consumption

Consumers No Longer Want to Buy Stuff, But They Still Want Your Offerings

Great news for app developers as research now shows that VCs have doubled down in this market. These startups are receiving more and more investment as the sharing economy scales and goes global. It may be a result of easier and better access to the Internet, especially mobile, but it is also a reaction to the financial crisis that has led many to reassess their priorities. Continue reading

Build Community Lisbon BIG Apps

The Importance Of Getting Your Community Involved

As we move into the development phase, you will have noticed that each finalist now has an App Page that will be updated as we move along the 2 month period towards the final date whereby the 3 winners will… Read the whole thing

George Karidis

Meet the Jury: George Karidis, Chief Strategy Officer at SoftLayer

Having completed the application process, we are now finishing off the final document to send off to the Jury. In just under a week, we’ll find out which 15 teams will go through to development. It’s no easy task given… Read the whole thing


Wake Up! Only 3 1/2 Days to Go

You know what’s going to happen, right? Registration ends on sunday. No problem. Work during the week end, worst case scenario got the whole of Sunday to do this. What could possibly go wrong? Well this has happened to other people in… Read the whole thing