Organized by Open Mobile Media
Open Mobile Summit
November 10th-11th, 2014, Mission Bay Conference Center, San Francisco

This event has now come to a close. But there's still a lot of interesting content from it you can access...

Create Unique Consumer Experiences Through Mobile

The Open Mobile Summit attracts over 500 leading mobile executives from the most influential consumer facing brands, alongside the major MNO’s and device players that are at heart of the mobile ecosystem.

It's the event to meet mobile strategists from a wide range of B2C brands and companies to share and explore how to optimize your product experience through mobile technology.

What Did People Say about The Open Mobile Summit, SF 2014?

  • "It was an excellent opportunity to meet the industry influencers and plan and build the next ‘experience’ that will delight our customers." S.K Telecom Americas

  • "The case studies were educational and inspiring. I left with 12 pages full of notes!" Smith Micro

  • "It was very eye opening to hear about innovations coming in 2015, especially since the opinions came from industry leading companies." Broadcasting Board of Governors

  • "Sessions gave the type of feedback that save you 3 months of pain. Big fan, highly recommend." CEO, Tempo

  • "It was great for me to bring some outside-in knowledge which could definitely help planting seeds for our in-house innovations." Hartford Financial Services

  • “The Open Mobile Summit in San Francisco brought together a wide range of perspectives on many aspects of the mobile marketplace. I found it a refreshing departure from laser-focused events that too narrow in scope. The speaker line up was terrific; it was an honor to participate.” Bill Ablondi, Strategy Analytics

    Click here to access the conference presentations and audio from the 2014 Summit


2014 Highlights!

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John Kim
Claude Zellweger
SVP Advanced Products
Hill Ferguson
Heidi Browning
SVP, Strategic Solutions
Joe Braidwood
Keith Colbourn
SVP, Loyalty & Analytics


Meet These Big Brands

All of these companies and more are involved in The Open Mobile Summit, SF 2014.  


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American-Eagle-Outfitters Expedia Fox Google htc
hulu pebble LG RGA Saatchi-and-Saatchi
Pandora T-Mobile sprint sears linkedin
TechCrunch yahoo wb facebook

Red-hot mobile trends that were discussed:

This year's key topics will include:

  • Context is King: Explore the possibilities of using contextual data to create ‘anticipatory computing’ experiences that take a hold of ‘the moment’
  • Beyond the Box: The fight for the living room. With the explosive growth in mobile, the media landscape has changed rapidly. Look at content format and advertising economy adaptation for TV to survive
  • A New Era for the Mobile Network Operators:  MNOs are fighting hard against becoming a ‘dumb pipe’ for other OTT services. Explore innovation for new revenue in advertising, home and big data services
  • Next wave of Device Design: Have smart watches and glasses fallen victim to their own hype or is it still early days for the next wave of consumer technology?
  • The Never Ending Mobile App Marketplace: The mobile app economy is set to boom with advertising and app-enabled commerce making huge contributions. Figure out best ways to attract users and turn a profit
  • The In-Store Mobile Commerce Revolution: With the advent of beacon technology and proximity push notifications, the in-store consumer retail experience is shifting. Explore the marketing and product opportunities for brands


Major mobile thought leaders of 2014

Confirmed speakers include:

Daniel Danker Ryan Spoon Jason Young Malene Sam
Daniel Danker
Ryan Spoon
SVP product
Jason Young
Senior Vice President, Product Management
T-Mobile USA
Malene Sam
Director of Mobile Media Solutions
CBS Interactive
John Kim Hardie Tankersley Joff Redfern Itai Vonshak
John Kim
Hardie Tankersley
VP Digital Product, Platforms,& Innovation
Joff Redfern
VP Mobile Product
Itai Vonshak
Cheif Product Officer
Steve Weinswig Tom Eslinger Stephen Clements Di-Ann Eisnor
Steve Weinswig
VP, Managing Director
Tom Eslinger
Worldwide Director of Digital and Social
Saatchi and Saatchi
Stephen Clements
Executive Creative Director
Di-Ann Eisnor
VP of Growth



One event that you cannot afford to miss:

The Open Mobile Summit 2014 is a powerful gathering of market leaders and entrepreneurs redefining the limits of the consumer mobile experience. Key speakers include Verizon, AKQA, Sears Holdings, American Eagle Outfitters, CBS Interactive, Poshmark, LinkedIN, R/GA, Shazam, American Express, Google and many more.  This year’s event includes:

  • Over 70 world class speakers: From mobile heavyweights through leading disruptors and major brands The Open Mobile Summit puts all the power players in one intimate networking environment
  • 500+ executive level attendees present: Attendance is capped at 600 of the most influential people in mobile to make sure that you get the opportunity to meet the experts in the room
  • 4 focused tracks to help you design your own unique business agenda. Expand your knowledge beyond that of your own industry and learn from the advertsing, retail, media and mobile technology ecosystems at one event
  • 40+ innovative sessions to ensure all the key topics are covered. From business models for profitable mobile data operators through to building a sustainable apps business, the Open Mobile Summit shines a light on all the revenue opportunities in mobile


Just Signed Up - Meet These Amazing Companies In Person:

These are just five of the major brands confirmed to attend

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Exclusive networking opportunities

The Open Mobile Summit brings together the leading pioneers of the mobile world, allowing:

  • 16+ hours to meet the mobile giants: We build in over 16 hours of one to one networking time, giving you the chance to mingle with all the heavyweights in one intimate networking environment

  • Pre-conference networking opportunities: Connect with all confirmed attendees one-on-one one month before the conference to fill your diary before you set foot in San Francisco

  • Coffee, Lunches, Parties and Expo: Meet and great with those hard-to-meet executives in a relaxed and intimate setting to have those hard-to-arrange conversations



Here are some of the comments made about previous event from the mobile executive present

The single best place to connect with people in the mobile world

Paul Cosway, Managing Partner, Ressen

One of the best conferences I've been to in 40 years of doing business. The topics were bang on, the speakers best in class and the networking amazing

William Berlin, SVP Sales, Ringtail International Communications

Open Mobile is a revelation: incisive C-level players and thinkers at the top of their game. Highly recommended for senior executives looking for the right mobile intersection

Lucy Hood, Founder of Fox Mobile

The quality of the content at the Open Mobile Summit was unusually high…compared even to other high-profile conferences. Walt Mossberg in particular got to the real issues,

Dave Hagan, CEO, Boingo Wireless

Once again a great summit full of great content, conversations and networking. Can’t wait ‘til the next event

Jon Fleming, BD Mobile, Amazon

This conference brings all the heavyweights from mobile to silicon valley. It’s like the best of the Mobile World Congress, in San Francisco – in an intimate conference setting

Mark Curtis, CCO, Fjord


Please contact me on the details below if you have any further questions.

Emily Savage
Emily Savage
Project Director
Open Mobile Media
+44 (0)20 7375 7532 (Europe)
1 800 814 3459 ext 7532 (ROW)
Will Broad
Will Broad
Project Director
Open Mobile Media
+44 (0)20 7375 7516 (Europe)
1 800 814 3459 ext 7516 (ROW)
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