Xconomy Forum

Mobile Madness 2012-Total Mobility

In the five years since Steve Jobs unveiled the first iPhone, the mobile industry has changed radically. Wireless carriers are consolidating, and the battleground has shifted to mobile operating systems and platforms. Smartphones and tablets are ubiquitous, and they are transforming how we all shop, connect, get around, and lead our daily lives. In short, mobility is finally everywhere. So what are the new opportunities and emerging strategies in this sector? And how will the next five years play out?

Xconomy’s fourth annual spring mobile conference will tackle these issues—and much, much more. Over the course of an action-packed afternoon, we will convene mobile technology and business leaders from New England and beyond to examine next-generation consumer and social apps, the convergence of mobile marketing and big data, emerging business strategies, how local companies can continue to lead the world in mobile innovation—and, more broadly, how mobility will go on changing the way people interact with content, products, and each other.

Confirmed Speakers

  • George Adams
    • CEO, ViziApps
  • Micah Adler
    • CEO, Fiksu
  • Lars Albright
    • CEO, Session M
  • Mike Baker
    • CEO, DataXu
  • Tom Burgess
    • CEO, Linkable Networks
  • David Chang
    • Chief Operating Officer, Where/PayPal
  • Jeff Chow
    • CEO, Spring Partners
  • Ernie Cormier
    • CEO, Nexage
  • Meredith Flynn-Ripley
    • CEO, HeyWire
  • Aaron Ganick
    • CEO, ByteLight
  • Chris Gardner
    • Co-Founder, Paydiant
  • David George
    • COO, Celtra
  • Jeff Glass
    • Managing Director, Bain Capital Ventures
  • Chuck Goldman
    • Chief Strategy Officer, Apperian
  • Bob Hower
    • General Partner, Advanced Technology Ventures
  • Jason Jacobs
    • CEO, FitnessKeeper
  • Mark Lowenstein
    • Managing Director, Mobile Ecosystem
  • Jennifer Lum
    • Co-Founder, Apricot Capital
  • Chris Lynch
    • CEO, Vertica (HP)
  • Ed McNierney
    • CTO, One Laptop Per Child Association
  • Ryan Moore
    • Partner, Atlas Venture
  • Ted Morgan
    • CEO, Skyhook
  • Andrew Paradise
    • CEO, AisleBuyer
  • Seth Priebatsch
    • CEO, SCVNGR
  • Michael Putnam
    • VP of Products, Jana
  • Greg Raiz
    • CEO, Raizlabs
  • Antonio Rodriguez
    • General Partner, Matrix Partners
  • Michael Schreck
    • CEO, Zmags
  • Bill Seibel
    • CEO, Mobiquity
  • Jeff Seibert
    • CEO, Crashlytics
  • Sravish Sridhar
    • CEO, Kinvey
  • Charles Teague
    • CEO, LoseIt
  • Chris Willis
    • Chief Marketing Officer, Verivo

Full agenda here.

Schedule

Registration: 12:00 – 1:00 pm
Program: 1:00 – 5:30 pm
Networking Reception: 5:30 – 6:30 pm

    Registration Information


    Early Bird Rate (ends Feb. 2): $125
    Saver Rate (ends Feb. 29): $195
    Regular Registration: $225
    Walk-in Registration: $275
    Startup Special: $125
    Student Registration: $35

      Student scholarships available through the Stay in MA program.

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      EVENT HOST
      Microsoft New England R&D Center


      EVENT SPONSORS
      Bluetrain Mobile Comcast Business Class


      Microsoft New England R&D Center Next Stage Solutions Turnstone


      UK Trade & Investment Wolf & Co.
      DESIGN SPONSOR
      Mixtur
      Jeff Chow, CEO, Spring Partners