The Search for Asia Top 50 Apps

Come this 22 – 23 September 2010 in Suntec Convention Center in Singapore, Singtel together with Joi Ito’s Neoteny Labs and our good friends E27 brings to you Accelerate.

    What is Accelerate 2010?

    Accelerate 2010 is the ONE show developers in Asia CANNOT afford to miss!

    Asia will host the largest gathering of solutions providers and developers from around the world on 22nd  and 23rd September 2010. You will have the opportunity to participate in pitching sessions to 8 major Asian markets – the largest such activity orchestrated in Asia!
    Apps . Access . Asia .

    This unique three-pronged approach conference is specifically designed for companies and developers looking to develop solutions and deliver applications in Asia Pacific.

    ASIA. Deal Rooms
    Pitch your solutions to Asia’s eight leading telcos operating within high-growth Asia markets.
    Gain knowledge of key trends in Asia’s consumer enterprise markets across Asia Pacific.
    Gain insights on how to operate and access key Asian markets with in-country experts.

    ACCESS. Keynotes on 3 Focal Tracks of accessing the market shaping trends and ideas in Business, Technology and Design presented by global and Asian thought leaders and influencers on topics such as social gaming, content distribution, collaborative innovation and design thinking.

    APPS. 30 in-depth training & Discussion workshops for developers and innovators with a comprehensive range of topics.

    Why You Should Attend?

    · Accelerate 2010 is the ONLY conference that gives you the opportunity to access multiple Asia Pacific markets in one go.

    · You will receive an unparalleled level of insights into the key trends, market barriers and regulatory frameworks in these markets.

    · Get involved in cross-disciplinary workshops that will provide you with skill sets that enable you to gain new perspectives to help future-proof your business.

    · Share knowledge with veteran developers and thought leaders on topics such as open source, cloud computing, social collaboration, social networking and mobile applications.

    Who Should Attend?

    Are you any of the following people?

    · A business operations manager looking for solutions and business innovations?

    · An investor looking for the next BIG thing?

    · A researcher who wants to expand on their perspective on innovation in Asia Pacific?

    · A software developer looking to create synergy between yourself and the best minds in the business?

    · The founder of an up and coming solution provider or technopreneur?

    · A web or mobile technology designer?

    If you are any of the above people, then Accelerate 2010 is something you definitely do not want to miss!

    Conference Keynote Highlights

    · Unleash the Power in Asia

    Speaker: Bill Chang, EVP, SingTel

    · Riding the Open Web – Collaborative innovations for success

    Speaker: Mitchell Baker, CEO, Mozilla Foundation

    · Disruptions in Media: How Technology Changes in Content Value Chain

    Speaker: Joi Ito, CEO, Creative Commons

    · Design Thinking – Asia

    Speaker: Diego Rodriguez, IDEO

    · What 1 billion non-apple downloads mean to Asia

    Speaker: Bill Scott, SVP, GetJar

    · Farmers and Mobsters: How businesses can decode social gaming

    Speaker: Robert Goldberg, Zynga

    · Cloud & Asia

    Speaker: Ismeal Gahlimi, CEO, Intalio

    · Investing in future of Asia

    Speaker: Edgar Hardless, VP, SingTel

    Workshops and Subtracks


    Technology Design
    Future of Mobile Payment in Asia

    Presenters: Singtel, 2C2P, MOL, Paypal

    Future of Voice (India case study)

    Speaker: Mrigank Tripathi

    Plenary – Future of Music &Content

    Moderators: Joi Ito, Cory Ondrejka, Jean Miller (EMI), Anthony Volodkin

    Scaling a Web Startup: From Asia to the World

    Speaker: Amit Ranjan, Slideshare

    Product Management Techniques from Google/ MakeMyTrip

    Speaker: Amit Somani

    Plenary – Innovative Social Graph: From Asia to the World

    Moderators: Benjamin Joffe (e27)

    Panelists: Eto Batara, CyWorld, MOL

    Term Sheets 101

    Speaker: Joi Ito

    Cultures Around the World: Insights from Xerox Labs

    Speaker: Pratyush Prashanna

    IP Protection Essentials

    Speaker: Gilbert Leong

    Plenary – How Cloud Computing will Impact Asian Enterprises

    Case Study – Grid Computing: Alatum, Altium, Haier

    Agile on Development

    Speaker: Rob Mee, Pivotal Lab

    Enterprise Collaborations in a Web 2.0 World: Social networks, micro-messaging, security, and mobile access.

    SaaS in Asia

    Presenter: Intalio

    Mobile Developer Tool Kits (3 sessions)

    SaaS Developer Tool Kits (3 Sessions)

    Innovation Lessons in Design Ogilvy Labs

    Speaker: Mark Seeger, Ogilvy Digital Innovation Lab

    Design Thinking – The practical tips by IDEO

    How to Design Virality

    Speaker: Noah Kagan

    Intuitive design anything – Aviary Revolution

    Speaker: Michael Galpert

    Game Design Fundamentals by EA

    Mobile Application Design Philosophies: By The Digital Agency of The Decade
    Speaker: Ronnie Liew

    Quantitative Design -Testing Techniques from Youtube: A/B testing

    Speaker: Hong Qu

    Deal Rooms

    Deal Rooms have one goal – to reveal the best ICT innovations and discover the next star products that will transform regional markets.

    As one of the top 80 companies that will be selected to participate in Deal Rooms, you can pitch to panels made up of representatives from SingTel Associates including SingTel (Singapore), Optus (Australia), Bharti (India), Telkomsel (Indonesia), Globe (The Philippines), AIS (Thailand), as well as International Enterprise (IE) Singapore Centre Directors from China and other Asian nations.

    Reservation is required as there are limited seats available. More details coming soon.

    Conference Program Highlights

    · Overveiw of South East Asia Market

    · Overview of China and IndoChina

    · Pitch Pads:
    Consumer Segment:
    o Mobility Solutions: 16 Sessions Available

    o Web Application: 12 Sessions Available

    o Content: 12 sessions Available

    Enterprise Segment:
    o SaaS Solutions: 16 Sessions Available

    o Mobility Application: 12 Sessions Available

    o Vertical Solutions: 12 sessions Available


    Event Date : Wednesday – Thursday, 22 – 23 September 2010

    Venue: Suntec City Convention Centre Singapore

    (click here to view map)

    Ticket Prices :

    S$299 (Early Bird Price valid till 14 August only)

    S$399 (Standard Price)

    S$699 (Onsite Price)

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