Another is Newcastle's Mobicart - a mobile commerce app-builder for platforms such as iPad, iPhone, Blackberry and Android - launched last September at California's DEMO conference
. Founder Wladimir Baranoff-Rossine will be making another major announcement at the Gateshead conference and is to take part in a question and answer session with Herb Kim, chief executive of conference organisers Codeworks.
MobiCart started talks with investors such as Rivers Capital Partners not long after appearing at the prestigious DEMO conference
in Palm Springs in September.
Supporters will be able to vote for their man of the match by using a free smartphone app developed by Newcastle company Screenreach, which launched at the prestigious DEMO conference in Palm Springs this week.
At the DEMO conference, the company showcased a platform called Faces, which allows coffee shop visitors to upload their Facebook profile picture onto one of a series of empty "picture frames" on screen.
MobiCart launched in private beta in September after meeting venture capitalists at the DEMO conference
in Silicon Valley.
The former founder of North East software company DPIvision is heading to California on September 10 to showcase mobile e-commerce product MobiCart at the DEMO conference
, which has previously showcased the launches of worldwide successes such as Skype, Netscape Navigator, Java, Palm and Adobe Acrobat.
"It s just possible that these companies are going to be stronger, bigger and more successful because they are launching in this economy," said Chris Shipley, who has reigned over more than a decade of DEMO conferences
"DEMOmobile tracks the companies and products driving innovation in the mobile communications arena," said Chris Shipley, executive producer of the DEMO conferences
. "With products like Remo, Xpherix Corporation demonstrates a solid strategy for creating comprehensive communication applications and an impressive roadmap of product enhancements to help companies and individuals stay connected," she added.
"Kubi Software exemplifies what we look for in new technologies that will impact the way people work," said Chris Shipley, executive producer of the DEMO Conferences
. "Email is where business users live a good part of the day and yet it doesn't provide efficient management of information.
"ActiveBuddy is making it very easy for enterprise customers to deliver wireless applications," stated Chris Shipley, executive producer, DEMO Conferences
. "This new product combines conversational application development with convenient wireless access so that corporate developers can deliver the applications to make wireless workers most productive."