Viadeo Dev Challenge

From September 7th to October 16th

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Build a Social App with Viadeo’s Graph API

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The contest rulz

The following is a summary of the competition process and rules. For full details, please see the terms.

What is the contest timeline?
Who can compete?

This contest is open to all developers who are at least (eighteen) 18 years of age, excluding residents in the following countries: Province of Quebec in Canada, Cuba, Iran, Syria, North Korea, Myanmar (formerly Burma) and Sudan. For more information, please see Terms and Conditions.

When do I have to submit my app?

Submissions are due by 11:59 PM PST on October 16th, 2011

All submissions must be localized in English in order to be eligible to win a prize.

What do I have to do to participate?

To participate in the competition, you must register, then submit your entry on our official submission page by 11:59 PM Pacific Daylight Time on October 16th, 2011. We will begin accepting submissions on September 7th, 2011.

Can I participate with an application that I've already developed?

Only applications and services that did not have publicly available integration with Viadeo prior to September 7th, 2011 are eligible for the competition.

What is the jury process?

From October 15th to October 20th, 2011, judging of finalists will take place. There will be three judging criteria:

We will announce the winners on the Viadeo blog.

What if I have questions or need support?

Please email

The Jury

Each application will be rated by the jury using the following critera:

The prizes (total value: over $20k!)

It wouldn’t be a contest without prizes. If your application is voted/selected by the jury, you could win the following prizes:


  • $10K in cash!
  • Media coverage from TheNextWeb
  • One year of Free-Connect service
  • 3scale's Self Service API Management solution, up to 1 million calls per day including a Billing & Payment module (Worth $3,240)


  • $5K in cash!
  • Media coverage from TheNextWeb
  • 6 months of Free-Connect service
  • 3scale's Self Service API Management solution, up to 500K calls per day including a Billing & Payment module (Worth $3,240)


  • One iPad2 (16GB wifi) per participant
  • Limited to three iPads per team

Submit your App!