How Is Mobile Changing The World?

How is mobility changing the world by connecting people in new ways with information, business, and each other?

Stay ahead of the curve & discover what's next at Mobile Midwest on April 23rd in Kansas City. Get insights from the brightest minds in the industry, gather new ideas that can move your company forward & forge new relationships with 400+ software engineers, executives, IT leaders & professionals!

Mobile Midwest is a production of Kansas City IT Professionals (KCITP)

Connecting The Future

From the fabric of society to new opportunities in the economy, how is mobile altering every facet of your life?

How can you leverage the shift towards a “Mobile First” world to create new opportunities for your company?

The Midland Theatre: our beautiful venue for Mobile Midwest

Learn about the latest trends, gain valuable insights from innovators in the industry and discover how you can shift into a “Mobile First” mindset.

Ready to explore the new era of hyperconnectivity? Reserve your spot today, seats are limited!




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Why should you attend Mobile Midwest?



  • New Ideas


    Stay ahead of the curve by discovering what's next in mobile... straight from founders & executives recognized as industry innovators by Time, Forbes & Inc!

  • New People

    Build new relationships with 400+ software engineers, executives, IT leaders & professionals!

  • New Frontiers


    Get insights into how you can build/think for "Mobile First", engage in conversation & gather takeaways that can move your career/company forward!




What have others said about our events?



I've never left a conference so motivated and hopeful about the future...

- Michael L.








Feels like Silicon Valley here in Kansas City.

- Chris Kemp, Founder of Nebula / Former NASA CTO










Definitely the best tech lineup ever assembled in KC

- Eric B.








...speakers so great, you'll question your value as a human being

- Ben K.












Speakers


Steve Huffman

Co-Founder, Hipmunk
Co-Founder, Reddit


Steve Huffman co-founded the social news site Reddit in 2005 with Alexis Ohanian, a site that has since grown into one of the top 100 sites on the internet.

In 2010, he co-founded Hipmunk, a company to take the agony out of searching for plane and hotel tickets. Hipmunk has been listed as a "must have" mobile app by numerous publications, including: Time, Forbes and Business Insider.

Steve has been named to Inc. Magazine's "30 under 30" list. He studied Computer Science at the University of Virginia.


Christy Wyatt

CEO, Good Technology


Christy Wyatt is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Good Technology. With more than 15 years of executive management and leadership experience in the high-tech and enterprise industry, Wyatt has served in a variety of roles with globally recognized business and technology brands.

Previously, Mrs. Wyatt served as Global Head of Mobile Technology & Consumer eBusiness at Citi. Prior to Citi, Mrs. Wyatt was Senior Vice President and General Manager at Motorola Mobility. Mrs. Wyatt has also served in leadership roles at Apple, Palm and Sun Microsystems.


Dr. David Albert

Co-Founder & Chief Scientific Officer, AliveCor


Dr. David Albert is the Co-Founder & Chief Scientific Officer of AliveCor - inventing a mobile electrocardiogram (EKG) monitor that's been FDA cleared. He was named the Digital Health Entrepreneur of the Year by Forbes in 2013.

As a physician, inventor and serial entrepreneur - Dr. Albert developed medical and other life-saving technologies and products over the last 30 years. He turned a number of those innovations into tech startups with several exits (including one to GE Healthcare, where he then served as Chief Scientist of Cardiology).

Dr. Albert graduated with Honors from Harvard University and from Duke University Medical School.


Raj Singh

Founder - TempoAI


Raj is the Founder and CEO of Tempo AI, a next-generation mobile productivity app which uses artificial intelligence to help organize tasks and prepare users for what’s ahead that day. TempoAI was spun out of the same lab that produced Siri.

Previously, Raj was the founding Vice President of Business Development for Skyfire, a mobile browser that supports full Flash rendering. Prior to Skyfire, Raj co-founded venture-funded Veeker, NBC mobile video citizen journalism service and ToneThis, CNET's top downloaded ringtone creation product


Toby Rush

Founder & CEO, EyeVerify


Toby Rush is the founder & CEO of EyeVerify. He's a serial entrepreneur with 13 years of mobile and wireless experience.

As founder and CEO of two mobile ventures, his deep expertise in imaging, sensors and mobility gives him early insight into the trends and technologies impacting consumers and the enterprise.

Prior to his two startups, EyeVerify and Rush Tracking Systems, Toby led the product development & QA for SAT Corp, a venture funded mobile software company.

Toby also started and led the MobilEdge practice group for BSI consulting. He started his career with Accenture deploying SAP enterprise systems.


Suneet Singh Tuli

CEO, Datawind


Suneet Singh Tuli is the founder and CEO of DataWind, a company building the world’s cheapest tablet computer ($35). He has been recognized by Forbes in the global "Impact 15" list as a "classroom revolutionary", using innovative technologies to reinvent education globally.

DataWind’s tablets have received worldwide attention, as the company executes a vision to empower 3 billion people in emerging countries with computing and internet access. In 2012, DataWind’s tablet computer was launched at the United Nations by the Secretary General, Ban Ki Moon.

With 22 years of experience as a serial entrepreneur, Suneet has previously launched two successful companies that conducted Initial Public Offerings (IPOs) on NASDAQ.


Ben Milne

Founder & CEO, Dwolla


Ben is the co-founder and CEO of Dwolla, a disruptive mobile payments platform (the nation’s cheapest: only 25 cents per transaction).

In 2010, Dwolla introduced the first technology to empower seamless payments leveraging users’ social networks, officially pioneering social payments. In 2011, the company launched the world’s first geo-location based mobile payments.

Milne has been named to the Inc 30 under 30 list, Forbes 30 under 30, as well as the Forbes Disruptor List.


Matt Galligan

Co-Founder & CEO, Circa


Matt is the co-founder and CEO of Circa, an entirely re-imagined kind of mobile news experience. The company has been listed as a top startup to watch in 2014 by publications like Mashable, The Next Web & Business Insider.

Matt has been named to top entrepreneur lists such as Forbes "30 under 30" as well as the Business Insider "Silicon Valley 100".

Prior to founding Circa, Matt founded two other companies: Socialthing (acquired by AOL) and SimpleGeo (acquired by Urban Airship).




Schedule

Conference: April 23rd at Midland Theatre

8:00am - Registration & Breakfast (Provided)
9:00am - Kickoff
9:10am - Christy Wyatt, CEO - Good
9:55am - Suneet Singh Tuli, Founder & CEO, Datawind
10:40am -Raj Singh, Founder - TempoAI
11:15am - Break #1
11:35am - Steve Huffman, Co-Founder Reddit & Hipmunk
12:05pm - Dr Dave Albert, Co-Founder & Chief Scientist, AliveCor
12:35pm - Lunch (Provided)
1:35pm - Mobile Panel Discussion (Raj Singh, Dr Dave Albert, Suneet Singh Tuli)
2:15pm - Matt Galligan - Co-Founder - Circa
2:45pm - Ben Milne - Founder, Dwolla
3:30pm - Break #2
3:45pm - Mobile Panel Discussion (Ben Milne, Steve Huffman, Matt Galligan)
4:30pm - Event Closing
4:45pm - Join us at Mosaic Lounge for a special happy hour event!

More details coming soon: schedule subject to change

Sponsors

Mobile Midwest and other KCITP events are made possible by the support of our forward thinking sponsors.

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