AndroidWorld Global Developers Conference 2012 Commences in Shenzhen, China

 AndroidWorld Global Developers Conference 2012 Commences in Shenzhen, China

- Propel the Development of Android Industry in China through "Opening,
Crossing, Innovating"

PR Newswire

SHENZHEN, China, Oct. 25, 2012

SHENZHEN, China, Oct. 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --

AndroidWorld Global Developers Conference 2012, held by International Digital
Group (IDG), commences in Shenzhen, China on October 26, 2012. The two-day
conference with the theme "Opening, Crossing, Innovating" will attract about
100 industry leaders and 3000 participants from renowned operators, Internet
companies, smart device vendors, application developers and investment
companies, where they'll discuss and share their viewpoints on the trend and
hot topics of the Internet industry. Through world-leading technology training
and Android mobile application competition, this event serves as a cooperation
and communication platform for Android developers, investors, suppliers and
operators while solving their practical problems. This conference elevates the
industrial cooperation level through innovation and acceleration of industrial
resource integration, discusses about opportunities and challenges with the
mobile eco-chain, and drives the healthy development of the Android ecosystem
in China.

"AndroidWorld Global Developers Conference 2012" obtained great support from
Shenzhen Municipal Government and China's Ministry of Industry and Information
Technology (MIIT). Chen Biao, Vice Mayor of Shenzhen, and Chen Ying, Vice
Director of Software Service Industry Division of MIIT attended the opening
ceremony. Xu Zhou, Asia-Pacific Vice President of IDG, said, with the fast
development of mobile Internet, the mobile devices become more prevalent with
constant and fast increase of user base. In the meantime, there emerges a
greater variety of Internet products and types of application/services. The
accelerated development of the mobile Internet has created significant
opportunities for developers, especially Android developers around the world.
In face of these significant opportunities and changes in the global mobile
Internet industry, IDG invites leaders in the Android eco-chain to share their
views and experiences with the Android developers to help them seize the
opportunities, create added values and avoid detours, which is also the
purpose of IDG to organize this event.

Keynote speeches and industry leader summit dialogs are the highlights on this
conference. VIPs that will give keynote speeches on October 26 include Yan
Chenwei, Vice President of Qualcomm, Li Hongwu, General Manager of Product
Innovation of China Unicom, Li Tao, Vice President of Qihoo 360, Evgeny
Kosolapov, Asia-Pacific CEO of i-Free, Huang Ji, BG Vice President of Consumer
Business of Huawei, Chen Guanglang, CTO of TCL Multimedia, and Zou Shenglong,
founder and CEO of Thunder. After giving the speeches, the VIP guests who will
participate in the industry leader summit dialog entitled "How to build the
mobile Internet eco-chain". On October 27, the keynote speeches will be
started by Lei Jun, who is the founder, President and CEO of Xiaomi, followed
by speeches delivered by Tan Lili, Vice General Manager of China Mobile
Internet Base, Hu Zemin, CEO of 91 Wireless, Zhao Jinpeng, General Manager of
Estore of China Telecom, and Lv Peng, Vice President of Tencent Games, etc.
The guests will participate in the industry leader summit dialog entitled
"Platform Competition – The broad perspectives and massive business
opportunities with the Android System". The guests will discuss about the
Android ecosystem construction in the larger picture of the mobile Internet
environment from their different perspectives, and provide suggestions to help
the developers deal with the challenges and bottlenecks. Industry trends and
business opportunities, as well as the future road of the Android platform
will be shared with audiences.

To give the Android developers a better environment for growth and financing,
IDG Capital joined hands with 8 venture firms, namely Sequoia Capital, Cowin
Capital, Tencent Collaboration Fund, CDH Venture, Highland Capital, Green Pine
Capital, KPCB China, and Zero2IPO Venture, to set up a project investment
discussion area with the program "Investor-Developer Dating" on the event.
Developers with excellent Android platform projects, start-uppers, and the 9
venture companies will carry out in-depth and close communication and showcase
their innovative Android App projects to win venture capitals. 

"AndroidWorld Global Developers Conference 2012" is a grand party for all
Android developers, on which they desire for a magic key to coping with future
challenges. Bearing their needs in mind, the organizer will build a bridge
between the investors and developers and users, so that the audience will be
able to dialog with the giant platforms directly on the development of Apps in
seek of new business and new platforms. Meanwhile, being fully aware of the
personalized needs of Android developers, the organizer holds a diversity of
penal discussions and session forums. For example, Gao Huantang, Chairman of
Taiwan Android Forum, will answer questions about Android platform and
solutions. Leon Liu, President and CEO of Legasse Group, will share his views
on how to utilize App and Cloud Computing to carry out smart marketing.
Furthermore, the "Android Mobile App Competition" will explore the unique
applications and develop the in-depth values, innovative technologies and
business models. The mobile app investment and financing session will hold a
road show for the prize-winning projects on site, which will be a valuable
opportunity for developers to display their work to the experts and
audiences. The DeNA Mobile Social Games and Developer Salon, in addition,
will create a relaxed environment for Android developers to share experiences
and ideas.

Chen Biao, Vice Mayor of Shenzhen, points out that Shenzhen has always been a
flourishing ground for Internet start-ups. The thriving of the Internet
industry in Shenzhen has become a paradigm showing that the city has
successfully transformed itself from a base of traditional manufacturing
industry to high-end service industry. In Shenzhen today, all people, from the
government to the public, have realized the importance of mobile Internet to
the city and are thus pushing the development of this industry with
all-dimensional efforts. Shenzhen vows to re-create a booming age with the
rise of the mobile Internet industry by leveraging its strengths on the
Internet and mobile phone industry, plus plentiful talents reserve and strong
policy support. The success of the AndroidWorld Global Developers Conference
2012 is another important example verifying that the Shenzhen government gives
all-out support to the Internet industry.

"The mobile Internet is a segment featured by the fastest development, most
fierce competition, and most vigorous innovation," said Chen Ying, Vice
Director of Software Service Industry Division of MIIT. "Many data all point
to the fact that the mobile Internet industry in China, which is full of vigor
and vitality, has entered a period of explosive growth. MIIT will work with
the business sector to drive innovation, guide companies to build the mobile
Internet ecosystem in China, and accelerate the process of standardization. We
hope this conference will help with the construction of a healthy and
harmonious mobile Internet industry environment, enhance the cooperation
between upper and lower streams, and unleash the full potential of the

To participate in this conference or know more details, please visit the
official website ( and official Sina Weibo

AndroidWorld Global Developers Conference 2012 will be held during October
26-27, 2012, in Futian Shangri-La, Shenzhen, China. All are welcome to visit
the conference and conduct in-depth interviews of the executives and speakers.

SOURCE IDG World Expo China Co., Ltd. Shenzhen Branch

Contact: Florence of IDG, +86-10-6526-2650 x115,
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