Mobile Consumer Behavior Worldwide - Is the rate of adoption of mobile capabilities faster in emerging markets?
For: VCs and CEOs of Venture-backed Companies Only
The consumer adoption of advanced mobile applications is fueling the advances in wireless infrastructure and devices worldwide. Understanding of the consumer behavior and usage model in different regions of the world is the key to the success of the global service and technology providers. They need to understand the similarities and differences in consumer preference in mature and emerging markets. Is the rate of adoption of mobile capabilities faster in emerging markets? Will adoption of new applications such as mobile advertising, video-streaming/broadcasting, payments, and location-based-services be faster in markets outside the US? Come get answer to these questions and many more from the global leaders in the mobile services and technologies and share their experiences.
Fred Wang - Partner, Trinity Ventures
Peter Barry - Head of Venture Capital and Start-ups, Vodafone Group
Anish Srivastava - SVP Business Development, Geodesic
Doug Garland - EIR, Kleiner Perkins
Ray DeRenzo - VP Business Development - MobiTV Inc
6:00 - 7:00 Registration, Networking and Device Showcase
7:00 - 8:00 Panel Discussion
8:00 - 8:30 Q&A
Hors d'oeuvres, wine and soft drinks will be served.
Wireless VC SIG Committee
Manijeh Moghis, President, CommTec Consulting
Rose Mortilla, Yes Partners
Tim Chang, Partner, Gabriel Venture Partner Capital,
Fred Wang, General Partner Trinity Ventures,
Jodi Sherman Jahic, Principal, Voyager Capital,
Gerry Purdy, Partner, VP & Chief Analyst, Forest & Sullivan,
Rohini Chakravarthy, Cisco, Head of Wireless, Corporate BD
If you have any questions please contact
Wireless VC SIG Chair, Manijeh Moghis
VC Taskforce Member $55; Affiliate $65; General $85.
Official Website: http://vctaskforce.com
Added by FullCalendar on February 10, 2007