The SCAH_Dubai voting period and jury selection is over. It was a tough decision to select only 10 from the 43 total apps received, but we are finally in the happy position to present you the 10 best apps of the Dubai Smart City App Hack, as selected from the online jury and the public votes. These are:
- boxit co
- Irhal – Islamic Halal Travel App
- Carpool Arabia
- World Spotlight
- D2D Auto Services
- App3ad (* Public Vote Winner)
These top 10 App Makers will be invited to pitch for 3 minutes live onstage in front of their peers and an expert jury who will select the winners in turn of great local prizes. Winner will also receive the honor of representing Dubai in the SCAH Global final in the Smart City Expo and World Congress taking place in November 2015 in Barcelona.
The Dubai SCAH Finale will take place at GITEX on October 20, starting at 11 AM. At this event you’ll find great content, inspirational speeches and the chance to meet, join and network with emerging civic tech based & smart city start-ups, industry celebrities and decision makers. Registrations are open, so hurry up and reserve a seat!
The Dubai Smart City App Hack was launched on June 13, and during these 5 months, developers, entrepreneurs and citizens who wanted to get involved in the building of a Smart City, have participated in the process of creating and developing their apps, receiving mentorship from a global team of online experts. In total, we have received 43 great apps all relevant to the Dubai Smart City themes, check their profiles with all details here.