Thank-you to our Sponsors

Over the Air would not be possible without the generous support of the companies and organisations who get what we do – and more importantly, what the community of participants does. It’s an important feature of Over the Air that it is FREE for all to attend – no conference budget or deep pockets required.  And that’s only possible with the support of the fantastic organisations below.


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We were thrilled to receive the support of the BBC at OTA15, with teams from BBC Digital, Make It Digital, BBC micro:bit, BBC Connected Studio & BBC Taster.

Read more about the teams from the BBC who joined us.

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Silver Sponsor – Microsoft

MSFT_logo_rgb_C-Gray_DMicrosoft is the leading platform and productivity company for the mobile-first, cloud-first world, and its mission is to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more.

Azure is Microsoft’s cloud computing platform, a growing collection of integrated services – analytics, computing, database, mobile, networking, storage and web – enabling developers, IT and data professionals to move faster, achieve more, save money and innovate. Microsoft Azure is easy-to-use, pay-as-you-go, and scales as you need with cross-platform support. Windows 10 is enterprise-ready, Maker-friendly, powering a broad range of devices with over 20 years of history in the embedded device space. Follow them @msdevuk.

Silver Sponsor – Just Giving

just-giving-logoPowering the #apps4good movement, the JustGiving platform helps not-for-profit organisations, brands and a growing community of developers to build applications that harness the power of online giving. Apps like these drive thousands of transactions on JustGiving every day, helping people around the world to make good things happen. Follow them on Twitter at @jghackers.


Silver Sponsor – The Citizen Cyberlab

CCLlogoThe Citizen Cyberlab is a consortium of several Universities (UCL, Imperial, University of Geneva & University Paris Descartes) + CERN + UNITAR + The Mobile Collective. Together we are building digital tools and platforms for Citizen Science. Follow them on Twitter at @citizencyberlab.


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Event Sponsor – Google

Google’s mission is to organize the world’s information and make it universally accessible and useful. Our company has packed a lot into a relatively young life. Since Google was founded in 1998, we’ve grown to serve millions of people around the world. Find out more about our products for developers at


Event Sponsor – Twitter

Twitter_logo_blueTwitter was born on mobile, and we know what it takes to design, release, and grow a great mobile app. Twitter recently announced Fabric, a modular mobile platform which makes it easy for developers to build the best apps. Fabric combines the services of Crashlytics, MoPub, Twitter and others to address some of the most common and pervasive challenges that all app developers face: stability, distribution, revenue and identity. Find out more about our products for developers at:


Event Sponsor – MediaTek Labs

MediaTekLabsOrangeVerticalRGBMediaTek Labs is the developer hub for wearable and IoT Innovation, providing the platforms, tools, documentation, technical and business support to create your own devices powered by MediaTek chipsets. From smart light bulbs to the next-generation fitness tracker and the exciting world of the smart watch, make your journey with our help.

And last, but not least:

Bean Bag Sponsor – Mozilla

firefox-developer_logo-wordmark_RGB-300dpiBuilt for those who build the Web. Firefox Developer Edition brings your core dev tools together with some powerful new ones that will extend your ability to work across multiple platforms from one place. It’s everything you’re used to, only better. And only from Firefox. Find out more at

Friday Dinner Sponsor – Braintree

BraintreeBraintree’s global platform powers payments for thousands of online and mobile commerce innovators including Airbnb, Uber and GitHub. Merchants in more than 45 countries across North America, Europe, Asia and Australia can accept payments in more than 130 currencies. Braintree’s SDK, featuring One Touch™, powers single-click purchasing with PayPal, Apple Pay, credit/debit cards, and Bitcoin. To learn more, visit Braintree at and on Twitter @braintree.

Soft Drinks Sponsor – SAP Devs

SAP-LogoFounded by 5 maverick developers, SAP is a market leader in enterprise application software. The company offers open platforms and technologies for you to build, deploy and manage enterprise applications. To get started and to learn more, visit Follow the team at @SAPdevs.