Everything you need to know about the 2022 Huawei Global App Innovation Contest (Apps UP). An additional $230,000 was awarded to the following app developers in the Middle East and Africa (MEA).
on the theme We create together, Huawei, a well-known technology company, recently launched the 2022 edition of the Huawei Global App Innovation Contest (Apps Up). The competition aims to strengthen the skills of regional app developers and inspire collaboration to build a connected app ecosystem. Developers can submit their goals until 6pm UTC+8, October 9, 2022.
How does the competition work?
Apps App will run through the summer, ending in December 2022, with some amazing things along the way. Participating developers must log in to the Huawei Developers website with a valid Huawei ID to submit their work in ZIP or RAR format no larger than 200MB.
Contestants may enter individually or as part of a team of up to three members in eight categories. To be eligible, participants must integrate their application with HMS open capabilities or services with a team leader account. Developers must integrate at least 1 HMS open capability kit or service and ensure that the application runs smoothly on HMS devices.
Following a combination of public votes and evaluation by judges who are industry leaders from each region, the winners will be announced in December 2022.
Why are you participating?
According to a report by MasterCard, the Middle East and Africa region is proving to be a fertile ground for app development. The app allows developers from diverse backgrounds to learn about the core capabilities of HMS and join the ranks of respected mobile app developers. Providing solutions for many industries, HMS Core continues to build innovative practices and multi-terminal, cross-operating, full-scene innovation and open capabilities. By 2021, the total number of registered Huawei developers worldwide has reached 5.4 million. In the year By March 2022, more than 203,000 applications were integrated with HMS Core worldwide.
In addition to the cash prizes, developers will have access to development tools and workshops, support and mentoring from Huawei experts, and the chance to win apps to be featured on AppGallery, one of the top three app marketplaces with over 730 million Huawei mobiles worldwide. Device users.
Categories and awards
AppsApp 2022 offers $230,000 in prize money to developers in the Middle East and Africa, ranging from $5,000 to $15,000 individually. The categories include Best HMS Innovation Award, Best App, Best Game, Best Social Impact App, All-Scene Coverage Award, Women in Tech Award, Student Innovation Award and the newly introduced Best Arabic App. Teams with at least one female developer who is a key team member or leader are eligible to apply for the Women in Tech Award.
About App 2021
The 2021 Huawei Global App Innovation Contest (Apps Up) will feature more than 10,000 developers from 170 countries with a global prize pool of 1 million. last year, Washing machine, Handyman CalculatorAnd Corsets Awarded the best app award in the region. Real Car Racing Game 3D: Fun New Car Games 2020, LittleAstroAnd Scary Master 3D While he won the best game award Blind assistant, limitationAnd Accidental friend It won the Best Social Impact App award.
Developers can enter multiple categories and submit more than one app to increase their chances of winning. To register and learn more about the Huawei Global App Innovation Contest (Apps Up), please email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit the official Apps UP 2022 MEA page.