We’re really thrilled to have the support of so many organisations for our little festival. You’ve seen the logos on the side bar, but here’s a bit more about them and links to their own events if they’re running one.

Community supporters

Design for Social Change, or D4SC for short, is a Studio for hyper-local community operating systems for smart cities and citizens co-creating with brands, local business and councils to boost local economies. D4SC’s alpha product Changify is a mobile crowd powered platform for better neighbourhoods has been featured in Wired, Tedx City 2.0 and is currently in pilot phase in London. D4SC was also recently awarded the prestigious Post Office Community Enterprise fund to re-imagine and prototype the future of the local post-office. | 


Media partners

Mobile MondayWe’re a big fan of the global Mobile Monday community. Their tag line of ‘bringing the mobile community together’ resonates well with us and we’re delighted to welcome so many of the global members this year to the festival. If you don’t know it already, Mobile Monday has over 100 chapters globally running regular, free-to-attend events covering all aspects of mobile. It’s a great community to be involved with and even better now they’re beefing up their online presence. What can we say, but get involved!

Mobile Europe For a good read on what’s happening across the mobile industry in Europe, then have a read of Mobile Europe. They analyse the major developments in wireless technologies and markets and reach top decision makers within Operators, Service Providers, OEMs and the large user corporations that have driven demand in the world’s leading mobile market of Europe.

Mobile Groove Peggy Anne Salz has long been a supporter of the mobile marketing and advertising worlds and has been covering the sector for some years now. She writes the annual Netsize Guide. She also runs the Carnival of the Mobilists and will shortly be starting a new series of podcasts. Always with a smile on her face and a friendly welcome, you’ll see her out and about at Congress.

MobiAd News Jim Cook has been reporting on mobile advertising since we can’t remember when and now covers the crossover between mobile, media and advertising. Our founder, Helen, has been a judge with Jim on several awards juries and he’s always a delight to work with having such a deep knowledge of and affection for the sector. Watch out for Jim’s coverage of the mobile media scene from Congress and the fringe.

Foundum is the global online ecosystem enabling innovative high-growth entrepreneurs. We´re creating the one-stop-solution matching entrepreneurs with relevant entrepreneurial stakeholders to foster interaction and to mutually benefit from each other.

Silicon Ireland NewsThis is an Irish Tech blog. We focus on Irish Tech news, SME’s and Irish Tech Startups. We love Irish start-ups,we love looking at new ideas and we love to feature all that is great in the Irish Tech community. We recently launched The Startup Academy Ireland.

PocketgamerBrought to you from the team behind, the world’s number one consumer site for mobile and handheld games, is all about the industry, processes, technology and deals that drive the business which makes these games happen.

The Business Leaders Network – where technology and business meet – The BLN produces high quality networking events – from small CEO dinners through to summits for 500 or so people – the movers and shakers in the technology sector. We bring together disruptive entrepreneurs and senior executives, active investors and big-budget buyers to meet, talk and do business in a fun and informative environment.

The team at the BLN is small but perfectly formed, however we’re always interested in hearing from brilliant people who can help us achieve our goal of being the place where ambitious, disruptive, technology entrepreneurs meet great people who can help them achieve their aims. Contact for more details of our current vacancies.

Developer Media is the world’s leading media company focused entirely on software/app developers. They help tech vendors and advertisers, from startups to multinationals, build results-driven marketing programs especially designed to drive awareness and adoption of their developer tools, APIs and platforms.

Developer Media reaches approximately 20 million unique software developers each month across over 400 influential, dev-centric websites and blogs: the largest selection of quality, developer-focused media in the


itnig is an internet startup accelerator with an experienced team of professionals in engineering, design, marketing and business who help entrepreneurs with an online business idea develop and execute their business plan using the Lean approach.
itnig’s offices are a startup ecosystem located in the 22@ neighbourhood, the innovation district of Barcelona. Nowadays itnig’s HQ host 6 startups and new projects will be joining soon.
itnig holds recurrent events, like the famous itnig fridays, and is always available to host other tech gatherings. Only at itnig you can find the craziest and most creative tech community in Barcelona.


Camaloon is a young startup based in Barcelona selling custom products through a slim and attractive online platform that has reached audiences throughout Europe. In addition to the customisation, Camaloon offers a space for artists to sell their printed designs on the finished product. This way Camaloon brings together artists looking to commercialise their creations and individuals looking for a special, unique productCamaloon has experienced a fast growth in its first year targeting companies with a need for custom gadgets to promote their activity. Thanks to the usability of the website and the quality of the products and services, Camaloon has obtained a wide number of fans in a very short time.