Barcelona 27 Feb - 2 Mar 2017

Global Mobile Awards 2017 Nominee Shortlist

Category 1: The Connected Life Awards

Best Mobile Innovation for Health

  • Livongo & Telit for Livongo for Diabetes Program
  • KT for NEOFIT
  • R/GA and Owlet Baby Care for Owlet (Winner)
  • Vodafone and Ekso Bionics for Ekso GT™ Robotic Exoskeleton

Best Mobile Innovation for Education & Learning

  • Ooredoo Maldives for Ooredoo Smart Campus
  • PHD Media for Rin Career Ready Academy
  • Robi Axiata Ltd for Robi-10 Minute School (Winner)
  • Smart Communications for Batibot App
  • Turkcell for Turkcell Academy Corporate LMS

Best Mobile Innovation for Automotive

Best Mobile Payment Solution

  • EcoNet Wireless and Mahindra Comviva for EcoCash (Winner)
  • Mahindra Comviva for mobiquity® Wallet Hybrid HCE solution
  • Telenor Pakistan for Easypay
  • Tigo Rwanda for Tigo cash digital payment solution
  • Vodafone, Carta Worldwide & Raphael’s & Sons for Vodafone Wallet

Best Use of Mobile for Retail, Brands & Commerce

Best Use of Mobile for Travel, Leisure & Hospitality

  • Accenture, Etisalat and Meeras Entertainment for Dubai Parks & Resorts Mobile App
  • Marriott International for Marriott International Mobile App
  • Tom Jobim International Airport and Accenture Digital for the RIOgaleão app
  • what3words for 3 word addresses (Winner)
  • ZTE for ZTE High Speed Railway VoLTE Solution

The Mobile Connect Award for Authentication & Identity

  • Aircel for Aircel Mobile Connect & Authentication Service
  • EnStream, Ubisecure and MePIN for Canadian Mobile Connect Commercial Pilot
  • Huawei and PT. Telekomunikasi Selular for DSP Mobile Connect Solution
  • Orange and Danal Inc. for Check & Go MC (Winner)
  • SK Telecom for T Identity & Authentication Platform

Best Use of Mobile for Smart Cities

  • Ericsson and AT&T for Ericsson Connected Water
  • Far EasTone for Transforming an Ancient Capital to a Smart City – Tainan, Taiwan
  • KT for KT-MEG(Micro Energy Grid) Platform (Winner)
  • Mastercard and Masabi for Masabi’s JustRide Mobile Ticketing System
  • ZTE for ZTE Smart Yinchuan 

Category 2: Best Mobile Services

Best Mobile Service or Solution for Enterprise

Best Use of Mobile for Advertising or Marketing

  • MUV for Netshoes
  • PHD Media for Kheloge Toh Jeetoge (Winner)
  • PHD Media for Lo Kar Lo Baat
  • S4M, MediaCom & Lokall – Subway France You’re the Chef
  • Leo Burnett Vietnam and Starcom Vietnam for Samsung, 900km From Home
  • Unlockd for Unlockd

Best Mobile Cloud Service or App

  • Deutsche Telekom & SK Telecom Entrix for Cloud TV UI & App Streaming
  • InnoQuant for MOCA Platform
  • MobileIron for MobileIron Access
  • SAP for SAP HANA Cloud Platform Mobile Services
  • VMware for VMware Workspace ONE  (Winner)

Best Mobile Network Solution for Serving Customers

  • Huawei and China Mobile for FMC CDN Solution
  • ItsOn Inc. for the ItsOn Platform
  • Tigo El Salvador – Millicom for All You Can App
  • Mobily for Smart Traffic Management for Hajj Event 2016
  • Vodafone Group for Vodafone Smart Pricing  (Winner)

Category 3: Social & Economic Development

Best Mobile Innovation for Emerging Markets

Best Mobile Product, Application or Service for Women in Emerging Markets

  • Mahindra Comviva and Idea Cellular Ltd for Idea Cellular’s Private Recharge
  • Jazz for JazzCash Mobile Account (Winner)
  • Nexleaf Analytics for StoveTrace
  • PHD Media for Rin Career Ready Academy
  • Women’s World Banking & Diamond Bank for BETA Digital Savings

Mobile in Emergency or Humanitarian Situations

Best Use of Mobile for Accessibility & Inclusion

  • Jacoti for Jacoti Hearing Suite
  • Telia & No Isolation for Fighting Social Isolation Amongst Children with Telias 4G network
  • Turk Telekom and Boni for LOUD STEPS (Winner)
  • Turk Telekom Group for Non-Disabled Message
  • Vodafone Spain Foundation and CREA for EVA Facial Mouse 

The Green Mobile Award

Outstanding Mobile Contribution to the UN SDGs

  • KT for “Preventing Global Infectious Disease through the Use of Big Data”
  • Lumos and MTN Nigeria for Mobile Accessible Electricity
  • Qualcomm for Qualcomm® Wireless Reach™
  • Telenor Pakistan for Digital Birth Registration (DBR)
  • World Food Programme for ShareTheMeal  (Winner)

Category 4:  Best Mobile Apps

Best Mobile App for the Connected Lifestyle

  • Domain Group for Domain Real Estate & Property
  • MINDBODY for MINDBODY App (Winner)
  • Smart Dubai Government for DubaiNow Mobile Application
  • Turkcell for BiP
  • Xooloo for Xooloo Digital Coach

Best Mobile App for Virtual or Augmented Reality

  • Archiact for Waddle Home
  • Blippar for Blippar (Winner)
  • Odeabank for OdeabankReidin
  • PHD Media for Lakmé Makeup Pro
  • VML for Living History at Union Station

Best Mobile Video, TV or Film App

  • Orange, Wildmoka and Dotscreen for Orange TV Clipping
  • Peloton Interactive for Peloton Cycle Live Stream Indoor Fitness Classes
  • Reliance Jio Infocomm Limited for “JioTV”
  • SK Telecom for oksusu (Jointly with SK Broadband) (Winner) 
  • Vivendi for STUDIO+

Best Mobile App for Business

  • AB InBev & Accenture for Mobile Field Sales App (SellFi)
  • DocuSign for DocuSign
  • Drillinginfo for Drillinginfo
  • Salesforce for Salesforce1 (Winners)
  • TouchBistro for TouchBistro iPad Point-of-Sale for Restaurants

Most Innovative Mobile App

  • drupe mobile for drupe
  • Reliance Jio Infocomm Limited for Jio4GVoice
  • Sliide Airtime Africa for Sliide (Winner)
  • Telefónica Investigación y Desarrollo for Drivies
  • Turkcell for UpCall 

Best Overall Mobile App (Judge’s Choice)

Category 5: Best Mobile Handsets & Devices

Best Smartphone

  • Apple for Apple iPhone 7 Plus
  • Google for Google Pixel XL
  • Huawei for Huawei P9
  • Motorola for Moto Z
  • Samsung for Galaxy S7 Edge (Winner)

Disruptive Device Innovation Award

  • Amazon for Amazon Echo (Winner)
  • DJI for Mavic Pro
  • Microsoft for Microsoft Hololens
  • Motorola for Moto Mods
  • Snap Inc for Snap Spectacles

Best Wearable Mobile Technology

  • Avegant for Avegant Glyph
  • Intel & Oakley for Radar Pace™
  • Orange for Orange VR1 (Winner)
  • uConekt for uBolt your Personal IDentity
  • Vestel and Turkcell for WeWALK

Best Connected Consumer Electronic Device

  • Lenovo for Lenovo Yoga Book
  • Plott for Cubit
  • Jio for JioFi – 4G Services On Non-4G Devices
  • R/GA and Owlet Baby Care for Owlet (Winner)
  • ZTE and Kaadas for ZTE ZandraTM 

Category 6: Best Mobile Technology

Best Mobile Infrastructure

  • Altiostar for Altiostar Virtual Radio Access Network (vRAN) Technology
  • Huawei & China Mobile for FDD/TDD Converged Antenna
  • Huawei for Active Antenna Unit (AAU) Network System (Winner)
  • NetNumber for TITAN 
  • Nokia for AirScale Radio Access
  • SpiderCloud Wireless for US National Small Cell Rollout

Best Mobile Technology Breakthrough

  • Altiostar for Altiostar vRAN (Virtual RAN) Solution (Winner)
  • Parallel Wireless for Reimagined Rural Solution
  • Peplink for SpeedFusion SD-WAN Multi-Cellular Bonding
  • Qorvo for Qorvo® RF Fusion™ Portfolio
  • Qualcomm for Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 820 Processor

Best Technology Enabler

  • Affirmed Networks for Mobile Content Cloud NFV Solution
  • AT&T for AT&T IoT Platform
  • Huawei & China Mobile for Indoor 4G Digital Experience Service
  • Huawei for NFV Solution (Winner)
  • Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd and Mojo Networks, Inc. for Building a Billion User WiFi Network

Best Mobile Security or Anti-Fraud Solution

Outstanding Contribution for LTE Evolution to 5G

  • Argela for ProgRAN
  • Huawei for the Evolution from 4.5G to 5G (Winner)
  • KT for PyeongChang 5G Trial Service and world-first LTE-A Pro
  • Nokia for Nokia 4.5G Pro gigabit LTE and 5G-readiness
  • Qualcomm for Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ X16 LTE Modem

Best IoT Innovation for Mobile Networks

  • Capstone Metering, AT&T, Ericsson, and Altair for IntelliH2O®
  • Huawei and Vodafone for Narrowband Internet of Things (NB-IoT) solution
  • KT for Maritime and Mountain IoT Safety Solution
  • Nokia for Nokia end-to-end IoT Solution (Winner)
  • ZTE for ZTE NB-IoT based E2E IoT solution and applications