SOCIAL NETWORKING MEETS LBS
Here are some questions that the discussion may aim to answer:
1. What is the projected growth of social LBS?
2. Monetization models including advertising-based business models – what will prevail?
3. Licensing agreements with carriers - what does that mean to app developers?
4. Defining the ecosystem: What will the role of the major handset manufacturer, carrier, and mapping/navigation brands be?
5. What are the potential privacy issues?
Project Lead, Qualcomm Service Labs Inc. (QSL) - Qilroy
Mike Bailey is currently a project lead in Qualcomm Services Labs, Inc. (QSL) which is a wholly owned subsidiary of Qualcomm and serves as an internal mobile services incubator, positioned to transform ideas into reality. Within QSL, Mike recently developed and launched a mobile location-based service called Qilroy which is now available on the web, on iTunes, and the Android Market. Qilroy finds people around you now, or any interesting place in the world, and let’s you chat with them. Mike was previously vice president of programming for Qualcomm’s FLO TV. Prior to Qualcomm, Mike served in a number of senior content programming and strategy capacities at high-profile technology & entertainment companies including Motorola and Liberty Media. These roles have included managing partnerships and negotiating with all of the major movie studios, sports leagues, broadcast and cable networks.
CEO, Hook It
Scott is an entrepreneur with a vision to revolutionize the future of sports marketing utilizing digital technologies. He spent a majority of his younger life competing in action sports, including motocross, BMX and downhill mountain biking. In 2001, he co-founded SponsorHouse.com, an online service for athletes to connect with sponsors, which has resulted in 3M+ sponsorship matches since its inception. Later he launched Hookit.com as an expansion of SponsorHouse, which has become the largest social network for action / youth lifestyle sports with services created specifically for athletes and brands. Today, Hookit.com has 700,000+ members globally and strategic partnerships with more than 400 brands and media properties including Monster Energy, PacSun, Nike, ESPN, Transworld Media, Source Interlink and FUEL TV. Scott has a degree in sports medicine from Elon University and a master’s degree in Internet business systems from Mercy College.
VP of Technology, TeleCommunication Systems
Director of Business Development, Qualcomm CDMA Technologies (QCT)
Neeraj S. Bhavani, Founder, President & CEO, TAGNOS
Frank Creede, CTO, Pacific Data Vision
Daniel Obodovski, Director, Business Development, Qualcomm
Yukon Palmer, Founder, Field Technologies
Magda Remillard, COO, Virago Corp.
Tracy Rees, President & CEO, Intrinsyc
Marc Wells, CEO, DriveOK Inc. & CTO & Division President, Procon Inc.
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