Special Mention

To appreciate and encourage Start-up Company, the development of Location-based Application and the use of Public Sector Information, apart from the above Award Streams, there are also several special recognitions. Each applicant to the above award streams can nominate its entry for the below Special Mention(s) (if applicable):

  • Public Sector Information (PSI) Application1 [New Qualifier]
  • Location-based (LBS) Application
  • Start-up Company2 (company established not before 1 Jan 2010) (under the section of special recognition)


Mobile applications refer to application running on smartphone platform, Tablet PC, e.g. Android, bada, Blackberry OS, iOS, OMS, Symbian OS, webOS, Windows Mobile, etc.

1 It refers to the applications containing information ranging from demographic, economic, geographical, meteorological data to historical documents and archive for value-added reuse by local citizens.

2 “Start-up Company” Special Mention aims to recognize the best participating companies with history of not more than 3 years for their excellence in mobile application and technology development or businesses