MotherApp’s PowerArena Wins ICT Best Smart Hong Kong Award

MotherApp is pleased to announce that its PowerArena solution, was awarded the Best Smart Hong Kong (Internet of Things Application) Bronze Award in the HKICT Awards 2017!


PowerArena is a real-time crowd management mobile platform that enables timely collection, analysis and dissemination of people flow and wait times information, as well as guest mix and attendance information, using IoT and Big Data technologies.

PowerArena collects data by a self-developed combination of smart sensors with high mobility and flexibility. The data empowers operators to make calculated decisions to enhance operational efficiency, through proactive management of people flow, and identification of opportunities to improve the flexibility of manpower management. In addition to precisely managing crowd distribution, the location-based information and guest foot traffic maps allow offering of an engaging experience by providing relevant, time-and-location specific information, tips and promotions on a mobile platform.

For more details on PowerArena and other Best Smart Hong Kong winning entries, read the ICT Awards casebook or visit

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About MotherApp

MotherApp, one of the iOS in Business Partners, is a mobile solution development and consulting firm, with offices in Hong Kong, China and the U.S.  MotherApp’s mission is to help organisations turn their business challenges into growth opportunities by using mobile technology.  The company specializes in: enterprise mobile solution development; consumer solutions; specialized mobile solutions for education, corporate training and publishing sectors; and corporate innovation advisory and user experience (UX) consulting.

MotherApp is delighted to share its experience and insights on latest technologies.  Please visit MotherApp’s website for more information.

About ICT Awards

The Hong Kong ICT Awards aims to recognise and promote outstanding ICT inventions and applications, thereby encouraging innovation and excellence among Hong Kong’s ICT talents and enterprises in their constant pursuit for creative and better solutions to meet business and social needs.

The Hong Kong ICT Awards was established in 2006 with the collaborative efforts of the industry, academia and the Government. Steered by the Office of the Government Chief Information Officer and organised by 8 Hong Kong ICT industry associations and professional bodies, the Awards aims at building a locally espoused and internationally acclaimed brand of ICT awards.

There are 8 categories under the Hong Kong ICT Awards 2017, namely Best Business Solution Award, Best Digital Entertainment Award, Best FinTech Award, Best ICT Startup Award, Best Lifestyle Award, Best Mobile Apps Award, Best Smart Hong Kong Award, Best Student Invention Award.

About Best Smart Hong Kong Award

Best Smart Hong Kong Award was established in 2015, to encourage the development and adoption of advance ICT technologies and innovative use of Internet of Things technologies,  Open Data / Big Data Analytics and Digital Inclusion to uplift business operation efficiency, overall industry competitiveness, service qualities, and to create a convenient environment for smarter business better life. The organiser of Best Smart Hong Kong Award 2017 is GS1 HK.

About GS1 HK

With over 110 chapters around the world, GS1 is a not-for-profit, industry-led global organisation dedicated to the design and implementation of global standards and solutions to improve the efficiency and visibility of supply and demand chains. Two million companies across 20 industries in over 150 countries are using the GS1 System of Standards.