MIT Technology Review Mobile Summit View Full Schedule:

June 10 • Monday

  8:30am –  9:30am Registration and Breakfast Sculpture I &II
 10:00am –  10:10am Opening Remarks Gallery Ballroom
Speakers: Jason Pontin
 10:10am –  12:00am Next Generation Mobility Gallery Ballroom
Speakers: Rick McConnell , Jeff Evenson, Young Sohn

A look ahead at next generation devices and technologies that will deliver the next wave of innovation in the mobile revolution.

Which devices and applications will be next to delight us? Which will succeed in bringing the next billion mobile users online? What companies are poised to benefit as our personal and professional lives become increasingly untethered?


  • Jeff Evenson, Senior Vice President and Operations Chief of Staff, Corning, on reimagining the mobile experience
  • Young Sohn, President and Chief Strategy Officer with Samsung Electronics, on investing in next generation mobile devices
  • Rick McConnell, pesident of products and development at Akamai, on building a faster mobile Web
 12:30pm –  2:00pm Lunch and Networking Sculpture I &II
  3:00pm –  3:30pm Networking Break Sculpture I &II
  3:30pm –  4:15pm Mobile Advertising Gallery Ballroom
Speakers: Dan Grigorovici , Brian Boland, Nathan Eagle, Brian Wong

New solutions are emerging for tracking consumer behaviors on mobile devices, between apps and the mobile web and across multiple devices. Mobile campaigns are also offering unprecedented reach in emerging markets, reaching the next 1B consumers that are coming online for the first time through their mobile devices.


  • Brian Boland, product marketing director of Facebook, on reinventing advertising for mobile users
  • Nathan Eagle, cofounder and CEO of Jana, on connecting global brands directly with people in emerging growth markets via mobile phones
  • Dan Grigorovici, founder and CEO of AdMobius, on emerging technologies driving next-generation mobile advertising
  • Brian Wong, cofounder and CEO of Kiip, on connecting advertisers with mobile gamers
  4:15pm –  4:30pm OpenX on Rethinking Advertising for Multi-Screen World Gallery Ballroom
Speakers: Tim Cadogan
  4:30pm –  4:45pm Technology Spotlight: Mobile Video Gallery Ballroom
Speakers: Muriel M├ędard

MIT Professor Muriel Medard on clever coding to improve network performance for mobile video

  4:45pm –  5:45pm Mobile Healthcare Gallery Ballroom
Speakers: Kevin Callahan, Erik Douglas, Martha Wofford

Our cell phones are becoming the hub for personal health monitoring and management. With the widespread adoption of affordable devices and sensors for monitoring critical health metrics, a new era of personal quantification is reaching the mainstream. Healthcare providers and health insurance companies are adapting quickly.

June 11 • Tuesday

  9:30am –  9:40am Opening Remarks Gallery Ballroom
Speakers: Jason Pontin
  9:40am –  10:15am Summit Fireside: Mobilizing Twitter Gallery Ballroom
Speakers: Michael Sippey

With over 200 million users on the go, the Twitter product team is focused on a mobile first strategy. Twitter is delivering products that help mobile users create compelling content, leveling the playing field and rewarding access. Michael Sippey of Twitter will share his vision for the next phase of their mobile first strategy.

 10:30am –  11:00am Networking Break Sculpture I &II
 11:00am –  11:05am Crittercism on Saving the World One App at a Time Gallery Ballroom
Speakers: Robert Kwok
 11:05am –  12:00pm Mobile Enterprise Gallery Ballroom
Speakers: Kendall Collins, Oren Michels
  1:15pm –  2:00pm Summit Fireside: Box Gallery Ballroom
Speakers: Aaron Levie
Aaron Levie of Box on his belief that sharing, accessing and managing content on the go should be ridiculously easy, and lessons learned from working with enterprise customers to support mobile workers. 
  2:00pm –  2:15pm Mobile Security Gallery Ballroom
Speakers: Kevin Mahaffey
  2:15pm –  3:00pm Mobile Payments Gallery Ballroom
Speakers: Sarah Friar

The race to provide our mobile wallets is on. Sarah Friar of Square will share the company's approach to providing services to thousands of vendors that were unable to access traditional credit card services before.

  3:00pm –  3:30pm Networking Break Sculpture I &II
  3:30pm –  3:45pm Emerging Technology Spotlight Gallery Ballroom
Speakers: Victor Bahl
  4:30pm –  5:00pm Closing Remarks: Where is Mobile Taking Us? Gallery Ballroom
  5:00pm –  6:00pm Closing Reception Sculpture I &II
  5:30pm –  6:30pm Closing Champagne Toast Sculpture I &II