The WSA Outstanding Regional Achievement Awards were also distributed on day two, recognizing regional excellence in mobile development in the specific categories for which those regions did not take home awards. Those present during this day of the conference included His Excellency Rashid Lahej Al Mansoori, Director General of ADSIC and chair of the Conference Organizing Committee, Professor Peter A. Bruck, Chairman of the WSA and members of the GAID advisory council and the board members of WSA.
The sessions of day two examined issues of global concern including the future of social media mobile technology, the challenges the mobile industry faces in the near future and how m-technology can strongly improve economic growth in industries including tourism, entertainment and government.
The Outstanding Regional Achievement Awards were given to those producers/developers participating in the 2010 contest whose product was evaluated by the Grand Jury to be amongst the best in a category where there is no winner from that global region. The WSA recognizes 6 global regions of the e- and of the m-content industry:
Europe, North America and Oceania, Latin America, Asia, Arab Countries and Africa.
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