Mobile: How to Build Beyond the Phone
Monday, March 16
9:30AM - 10:30AM
110 E 2nd St
For many, mobile means portable technology – and for 1 billion people, that means smartphones. However, when we talk about what’s next in the space, it goes beyond the phone. Mobile will encompass anything that delivers you data on the go – from clothing with sensors that monitor health and activity to home devices that work together to serve up personalized content. This panel will bring together experts in mobile and social to discuss how their companies are building the next wave of user experience. They’ll touch on how consumer technology products will need to evolve as mobile takes on new meaning in the future. What do app makers need to be thinking about as we shift toward a world of wearables, smart homes and new devices? This panel will give us a look at how forming decisions, interacting, and understanding ourselves and others will change as mobile tech becomes even more ingrained in our lives.
Grant Wernick is the co-founder and CEO of the local search and discovery company Weotta, which learns and anticipates your likes and activities to deliver highly personalized suggestions. He has a...Show the rest
Grant Wernick is the co-founder and CEO of the local search and discovery company Weotta, which learns and anticipates your likes and activities to deliver highly personalized suggestions. He has also worked with Venturehacks on the creation of Angellist and with the Kauffman Foundation on the creation of Kauffman Labs. Grant specializes in vision and leadership, product architecture and management, and transforming unstructured big data into meaningful consumer products.Hide the rest