17 dec 2014 WebRTC Conference & Expo Paris 2014
WebRTC Conference Paris 2014 views: Practical Realities
As reported by Alan Quayle (Independant Analyst), “Compared to the US events it shows Europe is as, if not more innovative than North America, has a lot less hype, and is definitely more focused on the practical realities of implementation.”…“It was great to see Developers sharing their experiences of working at the coalface of WebRTC”
A feeling confirmed by Amir Zmora (Independent Consultant and blogger at The New Dialtone): “As I stated in the Conference Opening, we are beyond the “looking” phase, 2014 was all about doing.
WebRTC 2014 Conference Closing Panel Survey Results
The Closing of the Event included a Panel of Experts reviewing the results of a WebRTC survey conducted during the Conference.
Winning Demos Awards: Fiware, Matrix, Browsetel and Mera Award Winners
Three demo sessions were held with one dedicated to Data Channel applications. Altogether four Awards were given to the winning Demos, three of them by a College of Judges (Innovation, Best of show, Data Channel) and the fourth one by the Audience.
The Awards went to:
- Innovation Award was attributed to Matrix
- Best of Show Award was taken by FIWARE
- Data Channel Award was won by Vladimir Beloborodov from Mera who showed a personal project
- Audience Award was received by Browsetel
Hackaton: 150 registrations
Arnaud Budkiewicz (WebRTC Pioneer & co-founder of bistri) and Luis Borges Quina (WebRTC Advocate & co-founder of APIdaze) organized a WebRTCfest, an online challenge from the 1st to 15th December. Results and awards from this Hackathon were delivered during the WebRTC Paris Conference Meetup.