AppAcademy #7: Innovation, Design & Prototyping


Global innovation guru James Haliburton, former Head of Innovation at the legendary mobile UI studio The Astonishing Tribe (TAT) is:
Exploring new experiences with design & technology

He is now CEO of TOPP, and brings experience from some of the biggest products in the mobile space. TAT was the world-leading mobile UI studio and had their UI on more than 500.000.000 devices
(TAT was acquired by Blackberry in 2010)

5 of the leading app agencies in Norway are sharing their experiences:
Shortcut, CuteHacks, Brewin’Apps, Agens & Zebra Studios

+ showcasing the newest apps from Startup Weekend Oslo

Date: 16.10
Time: 1700-20.00 (program starts 17:30)
Venue: MESH (Tordenskioldsgate 3)

James Haliburton, CEO & Co-founder TOPP

Exploring new experiences with design & technology

Spent the past 10 years leading design and innovation organizations. Have a special interest in developing cross-competent / multidisciplinary design & prototyping teams to help shape the best experiences for our digital world.


Shortcut har siden 2008 fokusert på utvikling av apper for mobil og nettbrett. Ved å kombinere vår ekspertise på interaksjonsdesign med vår dype kompetanse innen softwareutvikling, har vi skapt en rekke apper i verdensklasse for et stort knippe av Norges største selskaper


Cutehacks AS was founded July 2010 by two Qt veterans, Marius Bugge Monsen and Espen Riskedal. Prior to founding Cutehacks they worked eight years each at Trolltech, and later Nokia, developing Qt on multiple platforms


We are a mobile production agency, and we have been making our clients visions come alive since early 2011. Our unique fusion of drive, passion and controlled processes is our recipe for creating beautiful, cutting-edge applications and providing the follow-up required to keep them relevant in a constantly changing mobile market.


Agens has an award-winning team in the field of concept work, design and mobile development. We work hard to make sure your brand comes alive in the right digital channels- wrapped in a refreshing, world-class user experience.

Zebra Studios

A mobile product development studio, co-founded by two ex-Opera Software product managers.
We work directly with early and growth stage organizations to deliver successful mobile products.

Se opptak fra tidligere events her
AppAcademy @ Oslo Innovation Week

Oslo Innovation Week is the biggest innovation convention in Europe, making the Norwegian capital a central meeting place to discuss opportunities and practices for growth and innovation every year in October. The dates for 2013 are 14-18 October, when about 40 different events with a focus on innovation and growth will be held.

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