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MobileMonday Summit 2010

Posted: Jun 26th, 2010 | Featured News |

Celebrating 10 Years of of Community, Collaboration, and Innovation

 

Wow.. what a decade it’s been! From our early days in Helsinki to now reaching 100+ chapters in 50+ countries and spanning every continent of the globe, MobileMonday has truly become the world’s leading mobile community and that’s something for us all to be pretty proud of.

 

This September 27-29, in celebration of MoMo’s phenomenal 1st ten years, we’re hosting the 10 Year Anniversary Summit and Peer Awards and we’ll be joining forces with our sister chapter in beautiful Estonia to bring a 3-day event across the two cities – Helsinki and Tallinn.

 

Mobile Monday Summit 2010

 

The main event theme is ‘Fin/Est Mobile Innovation’ and during the course of the Summit we intend to bring you the best and brightest of the Finnish and Estonian mobile industries including Nokia, Skype and Fortumo. Through seminars, workshops and site visits, you’ll gain deeper insight to Finnish and Estonian mobile industries, where they’re going next, and what we can learn together from their global experience.

 

Additionally, we’ve got a great lineup of top people from Finland, Estonia and around the globe who will speak on a range of interesting and current topics. And our friends from MoMo’s newest chapters will share the fantastic work they’ve been doing and you’ll have many opportunities for one-to-ones with these very creative markets.



Marketing with (Mobile) Youth Conference

Posted: Apr 12th, 2010 | Featured News |

“If you want to succeed in business today, hire a kid..” Increasingly, marketers are challenged with the words passion, authenticity, and individuality when it comes 16 to 25 year olds, having to go beyond comfort zones in order to continuously engage youths. The need to establish and trust, and above all give these indifferent consumers their voice in how they are marketed to, has driven venture deeper into social media, mobile, and other marketing platforms. Coupled with society’s pressure on of brands on youth mentality and shaping a responsible generation, marketers are faced with the tricky balance responsible marketing versus their bottom line.

This 2-day conference, running 21 – 22 May in Singapore, offers exclusive insights from industry experts who are increasingly marketing their youth consumers. Hear how Microsoft and Flesh Imp actively collaborated with youths to deliver value adding and services, or how Nokia, Nuffnang, Digg and Philips jumped onto the digital, social media and mobile added advantage. Better yet, hear from youths themselves on how they want brands to connect with them! Full agenda [.PDF]



WiMax Forum Asia – Taipei, April 13-14, 2010

Posted: Apr 1st, 2010 | Featured News |

Since its launch two years ago, WiMAX Forum Congress Asia has become the most influential and only WiMAX focused trade show for the region bringing together the complete WiMAX value chain across Asia Pacific. This year’s Congress Asia show offers a unique opportunity to showcase your knowledge and expertise to more than 2,000 key representatives from the global WiMAX ecosystem during this two-day, multi-track conference and free to attend exhibition.

Taking place in Taipei for the first time, in partnership with the Industrial Technology Research Institute of Taiwan, and building upon our impressive pedigree of delivering the most business-focused and informative events for the APAC region, WiMAX Forum Congress Asia is poised to take advantage of the well-established local ecosystem of device vendors and real WiMAX deployments. WiMAX Forum Congress Asia 2010 – the official WiMAX Forum event – will provide you with a unique opportunity to take advantage of the growth opportunities ahead.



M-Commerce World Summit 2010 in Singapore

Posted: Feb 25th, 2010 | Featured News |

Many highly-regarded speakers representing the mobile operators, banks, mobile transfer networks, m-Wallets and interoperability hubs, handset manufacturers, technology and equipment providers will share their latest efforts in launching m-commerce services and the key challenges facing them at the M-Commerce World Summit on 17 and 18 March 2010 in Singapore.

There will be a pre-conference workshop on 16 March 2010 on ‘Mobile Marketing, Advertising and Commerce Workshop: Tools for Navigating the Industry Ecosystem – A Hands-On and In-Depth Study of Mobile Marketing Best Practices, Industry Ecosystem Structure, Players and Business Models’ to be led by: Michael Becker, VP Mobile Strategies, iLoop Mobile, USA and a post-conference workshop on ‘How to Build and Calculate A Successful Business Case for Mobile Banking?’ to be led by: Andrew Parker, Business Development Manager, M.Com, New Zealand.



The Social Media Marketing Conference

Posted: Nov 28th, 2009 | Featured News |

This 2-day Social Media Marketing Conference, available in either Singapore or Hong Kong in Feb. 2010, is set to provide some excellent insights on developing strategies and choosing techniques to engage the new-age customer through social media. The events will present case studies from Microsoft, The Climate Project, adidas, Sony Pictures, Anna Sui, Fairprice, Starhub, Symantec, and many more which will showcase a wide variety of engagement strategies. It will bring you insights on selecting and seeding platforms to increase the effectiveness of your engagement efforts.

The Social Media Marketing Conference

Their experts will demonstrate how to integrate social media with offline channels in order to convey a coherent message to your customer. Glean tips on how to track intangible metrics such as buzz and conversations. Discover what works and what doesn’t when applying social media marketing in Asia. Join in the debate on the issue of “sponsored conversations” that is currently all the rage! Get the all the details via .PDF Here.



Mobile Asia Congress 2009

Posted: Oct 27th, 2009 | Featured News |

The annual GSMA Mobile Asia Congress, 18 – 19 November 2009, provides mobile industry executives worldwide an important opportunity to meet, to discuss and to debate industry trends and issues, and to network with peers, partners and prospects. By popular demand, the 2009 GSMA Mobile Asia Congress will be held at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre overlooking the famed Victoria Harbour. The two-day thought leadership event will be by invitation only and complimentary to approximately 850 senior executives from GSMA member operators and sponsoring partners.

Mobile Asia Congress 2009

The GSMA Mobile Asia Congress will focus on addressing operator issues and advancing operator projects through a combination of regionally-specific keynotes, working sessions, a product showcase with breakthrough innovations, and extended networking opportunities. We look forward to see you there!



AppsXchange Asia in Hong Kong

Posted: Sep 17th, 2009 | Featured News |

While mobile applications stores will not be the main revenue generators for many handset manufacturers, platform vendors or operators, many of them are jumping on the bandwagon in hopes that their applications stores will help them sell more and keep customers loyal. The upcoming AppsXchange Asia conference will be Asia’s first-ever event to focus on this much-discussed business model.

MoMo APAC members are entitled to a 20% discount – Contact Linda Randall for full details



MoMo Founders Bring World Markets to Singapore

Posted: Jul 16th, 2009 | Featured News |

Singaporean start ups were provided a wide and colourful view into the world’s mobile markets by MobileMonday founders in Suntec City on Saturday, June 20. The powerful Infocomm Development Authority of Singapore (iDA) used the opportunity provided by the CommunicAsia Summit and invited MobileMonday activists from Finland, India, Japan, Norway, Denmark, Indonesia, Vietnam, Australia and South-Africa to talk about their respective mobile markets.


Take a video tour of the show, tune-in for MoMo keynotes & download presentations Here.



MoMo APAC at CommunicAsia 2009

Posted: May 1st, 2009 | Featured News |

Mobile Monday is pleased to announce our participation at CommunicAsia 2009, 16 – 19 June, at the Singapore Expo Center. We have stepped forward as co-presenter this year with two-full day agendas, under the Mobile Marketing and Mobile Tv themes, and are looking forward to welcome a wide range of speakers, delegates and chapter founders from the MoMo community.



Open Source in Mobile — Event for Asia!

Posted: Feb 26th, 2009 | Featured News |

MoMo Asia is pleased to endorse the upcoming Open Source in Mobile Asia event, running 12 – 13 May 2009, in Hong Kong. Following the success of OSiM World and OSiM USA, the event will be launching for the first time in one of the most exciting and fast moving cities in Asia. This program will feature high caliber speakers from organizations including Symbian, GNOME Foundation, Dialog Telekom, Singtel, Globe Telecoms, Limo Foundation, OpenMoko and many others who will share up to date information and debate the future of Open Source.


MoMo Asia community discount details

Presentations for the 2-day conference will cover real issues and vital topics such as business opportunities of Open Source in Mobile, collaboration and competition, growth drivers for open source in the region, economic impacts and technical challenges and opportunities.