Guardian Business Summit




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The guardian are holding their annual mobile business summit on the 19th of November. It’s targeted at Mobile Content, commerce and media organisation. They have a good line up of speakers. They offer a range of reductions (20% if you register to the Guardian Media Network,  30% for group of 2 or more, startup/non for profit organisation rate).

Below are some highlights of the event, for the full details click here or contact the summit team on 0203 353 2755.

Here’s a snapshot of what you’ll hear on the day:

  • Google, Mediacom, LBi discussing where the mobile display market is going next
  • A case study from strategy to execution of O2’s Priority Moments
  • What to expect from Mozilla’s brand new mobile operating system, Firefox OS
  • Project Oscar’s plans to take on the mobile payments space
  • LinkedIn’s mobile product strategy
  • Joule’s Dan Rosen on the new hierarchy of screens for consumers and how brands need to adapt their strategies accordingly
  • Electronic Arts, Incisive Media, CBS Interactive, Mopapp discussing mobile publishing strategies

Here is the full list of confirmed speakers:

  • Stefan Bardega, head of mobile innovation, MediaCom
  • Mark Stevenson, managing director, O2 Priority Moments
  • Tamara Gillian, founder and CEO, Cherry London
  • Alina Vandenberghe, head of mobile and gaming, Pearson
  • Dr. Federico Casalegno, director of the Mobile Experience Lab, MIT
  • Ilicco Elia, head of mobile, LBi
  • Joff Redfern, head of mobile products, LinkedIn
  • Ian Carrington, mobile and social Google advertising sales director, NACE
  • Dan Rosen, CEO, Joule EMEA
  • William Perrin, founder, Talk About Local
  • Andreas Gal, director of research and development, Mozilla
  • Eden Zoller, principal analyst, Telecoms Consumer Practice, Ovum
  • Omid Ashtari, business development director, foursquare
  • John Barnes, managing director, digital & technology, Incisive Media
  • Jan Chipchase, executive creative director of global insights, frog
  • Horace Dediu, fouder, Asymco
  • Geoff Inns, managing director, CBS Interactive
  • Peter Parmenter, senior director of new platforms and OEM, EA Mobile and Social, EMEA and APAC
  • Alessandro Rizzoli, co-founder and chief executive officer, Mopapp
  • Simon Stanford, vice president, UK & Ireland telecommunications and networks division,Samsung