What is Barcelona Mobile Apps?
Barcelona Mobile Apps was born with the aim of creating a meeting point for developers and entrepreneurs in the world of mobile applications in Barcelona. With our headquarters in the Polytechnic University of Catalonia (UPC) , we work every day to provide a wide range of training and stimulate new talents.
The main activities of Barcelona Mobile Apps are:
- Support learning in the development of apps for Android, iPhone and Windows Phone.
- Stimulate the creation of projects and achieve their success.
- Put in touch talented people, ideas and resources.
- Promote and diffuse your products.
- Promote collaboration between projects.
- Organize events that allow the strengthening links between stakeholders in the mobile information technology sector.
History of Barcelona Mobile Apps
Barcelona Mobile Apps was founded byIvan Payan i Muñoz, Mario Dominguez, Sergi Capo del Nido, Marti Joan Nogue, Dani Rivas, Carles Balsach and Abel Elbaile el 10 d’abril de 2011 amb la intenció de on April 10, 2011 with the intention of creating a meeting point for people Interested in the mobile world (which was in full expansion).
These young people saw that they could not acquire these knowledge in this area since they were not taught at the university and they predicted that it would be a disruptive technology in the world of ICT.
After 6 years of history,the association already has more than 300 members,as a result ofthe effort of all the people that have gone through the association during this time, and is already one of the most notorious entities in the university camp and developer community.
On April 10, 2015, with the incorporation of Andreu Rodríguez i Donaire as a president, Ivan Payanwas nominated Honorary President of Barcelona Mobile Apps, a position that began to run on April 24, 2015, the moment in which he left the presidency.
On April 21, 2017, the board of directors again renewed, with the incorporation of Omar Alavedra as president, together with a new team. L'Andreu Rodríguez was also named Honorary President of Barcelona Mobile Apps the same day.