Past Event

Mobile Apps: Shifting Dynamics of a Digital World

Thu, May 27 2010 - 6:30pm

Mobile Apps: Shifting Dynamics of a Digital World

Krishna Subramanian, Co-founder, Mobclix
Tim Chang, Principal, Norwest Venture Partners
Shervin Pishevar, Founder and Executive Chairman, Social Gaming Network
Lisa Marino, Chief Revenue Officer, RockYou 
Yukari Iwatani Kane, The Wall Street Journal - Moderator 
 
The mobile app market is expected to hit $30 billion by 2015, creating one of the fastest growing areas in technology today. Smartphone adoption has spurred a burgeoning mobile app economy for developers, publishers and advertisers. With mobile expected to surpass desktops as the way consumers access the Web, there is a tremendous opportunity for innovation. Though Apple dominates today's app marketplace, how will Android and Windows Phone 7 provide user value and steal valuable mindshare? How have apps changed the way consumers play games, interact with music and connect with each other? What areas are investment hotspots in the app space? Join our panel of mobile industry experts to discuss what's next in the mobile app economy.

Location: SF Club Office
Time: 6 p.m. check-in, 6:30 p.m. program, 7:30 p.m. networking reception
Cost: $12 members, $20 non-members, $7 students (with valid ID)
Also know: Photo by Flickr user spieri_sf