WHAT:Mobile Web West Africa
WHEN:February 2nd & 3rd 2011
WHO: Google, World Wide Web Foundation, W3C, Storm 360, ConnectNigeria.com, InMobi, Mobility Nigeria, Fontera, Balancing Act and Startups Nigeria.
“Mobile Web West Africa” the third of a series of events focusing on harnessing the internet and applications on mobile devices on the continent will gather mobile stakeholders from around Africa to attempt to map out the future direction of data usage and services in the region.
Confirmed speakers and supporters from leading organisations such as Google, World Wide Web Foundation, W3C, Storm 360, ConnectNigeria.com, InMobi, Mobility Nigeria, Fontera, Balancing Act and Startups Nigeria.
The Speaker Faculty at Mobile Web West Africa includes:
Nicholas Heller, New Business Development, Google EMEA
Obi Asika, Chairman & CEO, Storm 360
‘Gbenga Sesan, Executive Director, Paradigm Initiative Nigeria
Stephen Newton, Vice President & Managing Director, InMobi Africa
Yomi Adegboye, Publisher/Editor-in-Chief, MobilityNigeria.com
Jose Henriques, Chief Marketing Officer, Unitel
Ken Banks, Founder, kiwanja.net
Alex Meisl, Chairman, Sponge
Loy Okezie, Founder, Startups Nigeria
Russell Southwood, Editor, Balancing Act
Steve Vosloo, Fellow, 21st Century Learning, Shuttleworth Foundation
Emeka Okoye, CEO, Vikantti Nigeria / Mobile App Engineer, StorySpaces.org
Simon Leps, Chief Executive Officer, Fontera
Mohamed Diaby, Consultant and Tech Analyst, DiabyMohamed.com
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