LG India announces winners of Smartphone Idea Camp contest
LG Smartphone Idea Camp contest is over and the winners got away with the prize-worth Rs. 1,000,000 along with LG Smart phones as an additional prize of Rs. 500,000. LG launched the Smartphone Idea Camp contest on August 1st which received registrations from 3700 contestants and ended on 15th September, 2012. The top 40 ideas were selected by the jury members and moved to round 2.
The camp finale was held between 4th to 6th October and the top 40 selected participants took part in an unique Innovation workshop called – LG Inno Jump. Inno Jump is LG’s creative problem solving process, designed to develop innovative ideas and solutions for products and technology.
The Grand Finale of the LG Smartphone Idea Camp saw the top 8 selected group innovators present their innovative ideas before a high powered jury comprising of Brian Kwon, Sr. VP Product Planning LGE Korea and Yong Joo Lee, President LGSI R&D.
The winning team comprising of 5 members, walked away with the prize money of Rs. 350, 000. Further winners got Optimus 4X HD Smartphone and internship at LG R&D center at Bangalore, along with a promise from LG to use their ideas in the future LG Smartphone line-up.