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Second Annual Samsung Developer Conference to Focus on Global Developer Opportunities in Smart Health, Wearables, Virtual Reality and Smart Home

SEOUL, South Korea — (BUSINESS WIRE) — September 23, 2014 — Samsung Electronics today announced the global Samsung Developer Conference will gather the growing community of developers and partners to explore software and services opportunities in smart health, wearables, virtual reality and smart home.

The event occurs on November 11 through November 13 and will be held at Moscone West in downtown San Francisco. This year’s theme is “Connected Living. Connecting Developers” and attendees can register at http://samsungdevcon.com.

“We are excited to host our second Samsung Developer Conference at San Francisco’s Moscone West and showcase the future of apps and services development in smart health, wearables, virtual reality, smart home and much more,” said Wonpyo Hong, President and Head of Media Solution Center, Samsung Electronics. “The conference will also highlight one-of-kind demonstrations that illustrate the strategic opportunities in these growing market topics.”

The conference will feature more than 10 topics, encompassing around 90 sessions, including a variety of themes such as:

The conference will feature industry experts discussing how to design, develop and perfect applications that take advantage of the unique features of products that are always on.

“Our app is really about finding the best places for food on the go, so figuring out how to make it work on a wearable is a big goal for us,” said Joe Perez, Founder, Tastemade. “Getting immersed in the software side of Samsung and learning how to develop our app for its devices has led to development of our app for wearables, which is a great place for us to be. We look forward to returning and learning even more at Samsung Developer Conference in a few weeks.”

"The Samsung Developer Conference brings together some of the most creative minds in mobile app development,” said Dan Faulkner, Senior Vice President, Nuance Mobile. “The conference was an opportunity for us to showcase what is possible with voice innovation and created the opportunity for collaboration with the Samsung developer ecosystem. And with the rapid innovation underway in the Internet of Things, smart home and in smart health, this year's conference will no doubt drive the next generation of applications that Samsung consumers won't want to live without."

For the latest updates, follow @SamsungDevelopers and connect on Facebook and Google+ using hashtag #SDC2014.

About Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. is a global leader in technology, opening new possibilities for people everywhere. Through relentless innovation and discovery, we are transforming the worlds of TVs, smartphones, tablets, PCs, cameras, home appliances, printers, LTE systems, medical devices, semiconductors and LED solutions. We employ 286,000 people across 80 countries with annual sales of US$216.7 billion. To discover more, please visit www.samsung.com.


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