Mountain View, California (EastBayDaily) — Telefónica Digital today announced its executive guest-speaking schedule for next week, with six presentations including Mobile Monday, AppNation and the America Venture Capital Conference.
Upcoming events include:
Mobile Monday – Holiday Event – 10 December TOPIC: Year in Review and 2013 Predictions from the Experts Telefónica Digital’s subsidiary, TokBox’s CEO, Ian Small, together with experts from Shasta Ventures, Accel Partners and WSGR will discuss the hot topics of the year and key trends moving into 2013.
Mobile Breakfast – 11 December TOPIC: What is in store for Mobile 2013? Telefónica Digital Head of Silicon Valley and Venture Investments Tracy Isacke leads a panel discussing the future of mobile. Other panelists include: Todd Achilles, VP – Mobility, HP; Omar Javaid, MD & SVP – BBO Global; and Zaw Thet, Advisor – Signia Venture
AppNation – 11 December TOPIC: Welcome to Thunderdome! Native apps vs. html 5 / mobile web. Telefónica Digital VP Global Partnerships, Wayne Thorsen, will join AllThingsD reporter Ina Fried, Mozilla Chief Innovation Officer Todd Simpson, Pandora VP Engineering Chris Martin and NBC Universal VP Mobile and Connected Devices to debate on Native App vs. HTML5.
Bango Nexus – 11 December TOPIC: Mobile monetization in developing markets Telefónica Digital VP Global Partnerships, Wayne Thorsen is delivering a presentation on the role of mobile operators in monetization and how the models differ between developing and mature markets.
Hypervoice Virtual Conference– 12 December TOPIC: The Emergence of Hypervoice Telefónica Digital Director Tracy Isacke will participate in this virtual event, together with Hypervoice Consortium members Martin Geddes Consulting Ltd, a consultant in innovative telecommunications business models and technologies; and HarQen Inc, the provider of enterprise social Hypervoice services and systems. By linking what we say to what we do in our daily workflow, Hypervoice conversations seek to enhance the quality and effectiveness of voice in everyday work activities. This workshop will explore how maximizing voice in this way will mean a fundamental change in how the Enterprise workforce does business.
Americas Venture Capital Conference – 13 December TOPIC: What are today’s leading VCs looking for? Telefónica Digital Director Tracy Isacke joins a panel including representatives of Intel Capital, Kaszek Ventures and Endeavor to provide ‘Perspectives from top venture capitalists from the US, Europe and Latin America.’
About Telefónica Digital
Telefónica Digital is a global business division of Telefónica. Its mission is to seize the opportunities within the digital world and deliver new growth for Telefónica through research & development, venture capital, global partnerships and digital services such as cloud computing, mobile advertising, M2M and eHealth. It is also driving innovation in over the top communications under a new umbrella brand called TU and in Big Data through Telefónica Dynamic Insights. Telefónica Digital will deliver these new products and services to Telefónica's 314 million customers as well as entering new markets. It is headquartered in London with regional centres in Silicon Valley, Sao Paulo, Spain and Tel Aviv. Jajah, TokBox, Terra, Media Networks Latin America, 48 and giffgaff are all managed under the Telefónica Digital umbrella.
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