Dec 18, 2011

Day 2 - Singapore Lumia Launch

Posted by Anonymous |

Here I'mg gonna continue back Singapore trip on Nokia Lumia launch.

The following day had a wonderful breakfast before attending a Fireside Chat on Developer Ecosystem with Nokia and Microsoft.

A coach bus are ready on our Hotel to usher us to the event location at TheatreWorks, 72-13 Mohamed Sultan Road.

Only few of us medias and bloggers were on this bus.

Got my media pass for developer session and keynote.

The developer session is about partnership between Nokia-Microsoft in building up the ecosystem in delivers differentiated and innovative products with unrivaled scale in terms of product breadth, geographical reach and brand identity.

The developer session started by Mr. Neil Gordon, Vice-President, Sales Nokia South East Asia Pacific.

"We are very heartened by the strong support we have seen from developers in this region, some of whom are with us today. We are inspired by our partner enthusiasm, which is spreading rapidly across the ecosystem. The momentum has grown in leaps and bounds and the response to what are doing has been fantastic. Nokia and Microsoft has excellent complimentary assets around the world, and are committed to providing the very best support for developers - said Mr. Neil Gordon"

Then it continue with Mr. Gary Chan talked about developers program such as Nokia Developer Launchpad, Nokia Developer Champion, Nokia Developer for Universities and Nokia Developer Automotive Program.

Mr. Ed Quek, Director, Developer & Platform Strategy, Micrsoft Asia Pacific explained Windows Phone 7.5 and collaboration with Nokia.

HungryGoWhere was there to share their thought as a developers for Windows Phone platform.

The winners of X-Calibre Hackathon with their "Skinery" winning entry was invited to share their thought, idea and ease of developing application for Windows Phone platform OS.

Skinery is an app that allow you to have your skin tiles on your Nokia Windows Phone with their favourite photos.

Be one of the first to get hands-on with the Nokia Lumias

Nokia Lumia 710

and Nokia Lumia 800.

Too a photo with a giant Nokia Lumia 800 :)

Next will blog post about Nokia Lumia keynote.