Posts Tagged ‘mobile monday’

Kevin Slavin – Reality Is Plenty, Thanks.

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Hajo van Beijma – Mobiles for development

Sunday, September 27th, 2009

Mariéme Jamme – Africa Is Calling

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Madanmohan Rao – Mobile in Developing Countries

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Nuno Sitima – State of the Mobile Web

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Speakers MoMo #10

Monday, March 16th, 2009

Get ready for MoMo #10! This time it will be the best of our own community who are taking the stage and the recommendations from our MoMo founder peers. (more…)

MoMo Special – Program details

Friday, September 19th, 2008

It is time to announce the line-up for Monday September 29th, as our special event approaches rapidly. We are still waiting for some final confirmations, but here is a small hint of what to expect for now.

16.00 Opening

16.10 NOS – Roeland Stekelenburg (Dutch)
16.25 – Erik Rovers (Dutch)
16.40 Telegraaf – Patrick Loppé (Dutch)

16.55 break

17.25 Panel discussion – NOS,, Telegraaf (Dutch)
17.50 KPN – Ralph Thoen (Dutch)
18.10 NRK – Gunnar Garfors (English)

18.30 Closing talk

Roeland Stekelenburg (LinkedIn) – NOS
Roeland Stekelenburg is Head of the New Media department at NOS. He searches for innovative ways to use media in new conceptual ways, forms, distribution methods, new markets, and new audiences, but not the technical innovation. The NOS mobile application, which was released this summer, is an example of such innovation.

Roeland had various functions in journalism before joining NOS. He holds a Master of Arts Degree in Communication Science from the University of Amsterdam.

Erik Rovers (LinkedIn) – Ilse Media
Erik Rovers is responsible for Business Development Mobile at Ilse Media. He has a portfolio of mobile websites including,, Kieskeurig and

Erik has a Master of Science Degree in Business Studies from the University of Groningen and has always worked in the telecommunications sector since 2000.

Patrick Loppé (LinkedIn) – De Telegraaf
Patrick Loppé is Channel Manager & Mobiel at De Telegraaf. This April De Telegraaf launched their renewed mobile website. During the first half year De Telegraaf experienced a significant increase in the volume of unique visitors per month and a doubling amount of pageviews. During his talk he will share some of the learnings van De Telegraaf.

Gunnar Garfors (LinkedIn) – NRK
Gunnar Garfors is the Director of Development in NRK’s Division of Developments. He has been overseeing the development of various mobile services, including mobile TV and MMS videos on TV, both of which Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation was first in Europe to launch.

Garfors has held a number of presentations around the world on NRK’s leading position on mobile services. He is originally a journalist, holding a Bachelor’s Degree in Broadcasting from Falmouth College of Arts in the UK and a Master of Management from BI, Norwegian School of Management. The 30-year-old has been working in various media houses before joining NRK in 2000.

Keep an eye on this post for updates as we await the final speaker confirmations.

IMPORTANT – Make sure you arrive early! The venue will be packed, so make sure you arrive early to avoid a long wait for the registration desk. Doors will be open from 15:00h – we are looking forward to welcome you!

When: September 29th, 2008.
Time: 16:00-18:30 – speakers (doors open at 15:00)
Where: Pakhuis de Zwijger (Piet Heinkade 179, Amsterdam – route)

This event wouldn’t be possible without the help from the NOS, SPRXmobile and 31Volts.

MoMo #7: The Photos

Tuesday, September 2nd, 2008

The photos of Mobile Monday #7 are online! Check out the selected images in the slideshow, or visit the extended Flickr set with more images. Photos were kindly provided by Ralph Lemarechal (above) and Marco Ophof (below).

[UPDATE] Rachel Hinman confirmed for MoMo#7

Friday, August 1st, 2008

Rachel HinmanThis morning we received a confirmation that Rachel Hinman will provide a contribution to MoMo #7. Rachel Hinman is a mobile design strategist for Adaptive Path with over a decade of design industry experience. She is a strong believer in approaching mobile design and strategy from an empathic, human-centered perspective.

Rachel’s passion for people, design, and the belief that people can use technology to improve their lives has been the driving force of her career for the last ten years. At Adaptive Path, Rachel applies her unique empathic perspective to the design process, enabling innovative solutions that have a positive impact on people’s lives. Currently Rachel blogs her ideas about mobile design by posting sketches, drawings, and prototype ideas for 90 consecutive days (read her blog: 90 Mobiles in 90 Days).

Prior to joining Adaptive Path, Rachel worked within Yahoo!’s mobile group, employing user-centered methods to inform the design and strategy of Yahoo!’s mobile products. Much of her work-to-date has focused on improving the experience of accessing internet content on a mobile device.

Rachel’s innate sensitivity to people and culture have proven powerful skills in the field, enabling her to successfully lead research studies on mobile phone usage in the US, Europe, and Asia. She writes and speaks frequently on the topic of mobile research and design and was recently a featured author in Mobile Persuasion: 20 Perspectives on the Future of Behavioral Change, edited by BJ Fogg and Dean Eckles.

Rachel received a Masters Degree in Design Planning from the Institute of Design in Chicago. Her clients and previous employers have included IDEO, Microsoft, Yahoo! Mobile, Nokia, General Motors, and Kaiser Permanente.

user research, interaction design and design strategy

Find information about Rachel Hinman on the web:
– Her LinkedIn profile
– Her company Adaptive Path
– Her blog 90 Mobiles in 90 Days
– Her personal website

MoMo #7: Mobile Value

Thursday, July 31st, 2008

After our hugely successful MoMo #6 , the expectations for MoMo #7 are lofty. But we like to aim high. Join us and find out if we can match MoMo#6 on September 1st, 2008 for Mobile Monday #7: Mobile Value.

Functional, Spiritual, Aspirational Value
Photo credit Zeenath Hasan. Read the article by Jan Chipchase.

What to expect from the event? First of all we are constantly striving to improve our events. As a result, we’ve got a few new tricks up our sleeve for the format and setup of the next MoMo event. We won’t spoil the fun by giving too much away, but this change means that we will only have 300 places available during MoMo #7. During the event we will discuss topics like business models, analytics, and user experience and usability. At this moment we are waiting for the last confirmations. Stay tuned for further updates on the program in the time to come. At this moment we have received confirmations from:

Make sure you have a seat during the next event: RSVP via Meetup. Remember: because of the different setup we’ll have less seats available. Don’t risk being late, RSVP now!

Keep an eye on this blog for updates on the line-up and program. See you September first!

Mobile Monday wouldn’t be possible without the help of Vodafone, WebAds, Mobillion, NedStat, SPRXmobile, and 31Volts. Thanks for making this event possible!

Date: September 1st 2008
Time: 15:00 – 19:00 (ex ‘borrel’)
Location: Rode Hoed (Keizersgracht 102 Amsterdam, The Netherlands)

RSVP here via Meetup