Russian chatbot was chosen as the best product at Eurasia Mobile Challenge
Representatives of VimpelCom operator have announced that the first place at Eurasia Mobile Challenge was conquered by the chatbot from Russian developers – ConfBot. Authors of the product will receive $20 thousand and the right to participate in the global contest.
Eurasia Mobile Challenge is a stage of Global Mobile Challenge (contest of mobile developments). It was organized by Beeline.
The main mission of ConfBot is the organization of conferences using the Telegram platform. Besides that, it is a tool for simple and fast creation of bots that can display the time and sequence of speakers presentations, form a personal schedule of attending lectures, analyze the usefulness of reports, and many other things.
Second and third places at Eurasia Mobile Challenge were taken by the Armenian service “Earlyone”, which helps to eliminate long lines, and the Georgian application “Treepex” for tree planting. They received $15 and $10 thousand respectively, as well as the right to compete in the main contest.
The selection of the best developments was carried out based on three main criteria:
- innovativeness of the product;
- commercial potential;
- impact on the outside world.
Global Mobile Challenge will take place in Barcelona as part of the annual international event Mobile World Congress. 24 projects from 8 countries will compete in the final competition.