Leaders in Big Data, Gaming, and Mobile Commerce Scheduled to Speak at Global Mobile Internet Conference (GMIC)

Speakers from Poshmark, AppAnnie, and Kabam will join an all-star lineup of mobile executives at GMIC Silicon Valley on September 28-30.

Jul 01, 2015, 18:59 ET from Global Mobile Internet Conference

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., July 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The combination of social architecture and mobile technology has made it possible to quickly grow to millions of engaged users.

Today, GMIC announces the addition of three new speakers to their Mobile Marketing and Growth, Big Data, and Gaming tracks. These speakers represent mobile commerce and gaming platforms with millions of users and the data analytics backbone that measures them all.

Manish Chandra, Founder & CEO – Poshmark
Manish Chandra is the CEO and founder of Poshmark, the largest community marketplace for fashion where millions of women come to buy, sell and share their style - all right from their phones. With over 800,000 sellers and over 2 million dollars worth of inventory being uploaded every day, Manish has created the world's first fashion marketplace that seamlessly combines a vibrant social network with a commerce platform.

Manish will provide deep insight into how building a social architecture alongside a commerce platform drives heightened mobile engagement, product discovery and in the end, the large volume of sales needed to create an infinitely scalable marketplace.

Danielle Levitas, SVP Research & Analysis – AppAnnie
Danielle Levitas is the Senior Vice President of Research & Analysis at AppAnnie, the largest mobile app intelligence platform, providing developers and publishers with a full 360-view of what they need to know to build, market and invest in their apps. Today, more than 90 percent of the top 100 publishers and over 400,000 mobile app professionals at 100,000 companies rely on AppAnnie.

Danielle will discuss how data analysis drives smarter decision making. In this hyper-connected world where homes, watches and cars have apps, big data guides stakeholders as they develop our future connected experiences.

Kent Wakeford, COO – Kabam
Kent Wakeford is Chief Operating Officer for Kabam, a world leader in AAA mobile free-to-play games. He has sourced and structured Kabam's relationships with Warner Bros. and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer for The Hobbit mobile and web games, and NBCUniversal for the Fast & Furious 6 mobile game. Kent has also assisted in raising more than $100 million in capital investments for Kabam from venture and strategic investors.

Kent will discuss market opportunity in China and why every company should be thinking about making moves into that market. He will also discuss Kabam's push into the East with Marvel Contest of Champions, exploring challenges and successes Kabam has seen along the way.

Media registration is open now for all press and industry analysts (register here). Early registration for VIP,  Main, and Expo Plus passes are open now. Passes include access to the opening party, all summits, expo tracks, and the exhibition floor. To register and learn more about GMIC Silicon Valley, visit sv.thegmic.com.

About GMIC
Global Mobile Internet Conference (GMIC) is an international conference that explores the global impact of mobile technology. Taking place in Beijing, New York, Tokyo, Jakarta, Bangalore, Sao Paulo, Taipei, and Silicon Valley, these conferences provide an opportunity for industry leaders to build relationships, share insights, and develop international growth strategy.

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