GSMA Launches Innovation Award Blog

The GSM Association (GSMA) has created a blog to keep interested parties up to date with the latest news and developments at the Mobile Innovation EMEA Event, being held as a part of the 2009 HiT Barcelona World Innovation Summit from 17-19 June.
10 Innovator Nominees are competing for a place at next years Mobile World Congress, as part of the EMEA leg (including the US and Canada, apparently) of the GSMA's year-long Mobile Innovation Grand Prix.
The competition now in its fifth year gives the nominees a chance to pitch their business to both the mobile industry and the investment community. Two overall winners, selected by a panel, will progress  to the Mobile Innovation Grand Prix global final at Mobile World Congress next year.
The 10 companies are:

  • Solaiemes (Spain)
  • Multiplied Media (Canada)
  • Scalado (Sweden)
  • IDENT Technology (Germany)
  • AcCells (Israel)
  • Novarra (US)
  • DeviceAnywhere (US)
  • Apisphere (US)
  • GreenFire Technologies (US)
  • Electro Power Systems (Italy)

Theres more information about the event here.