The Global Forum for Mobile Monday techpreneurs is May 30 in Helsinki. This is a piece highlighting the program, courtesy of MM site.
We are thrilled to announce this special MobileMonday event to to join with 250 international visiting delegates and hear exciting stories from various perspectives about what is it like to be an entrepreneur in the emerging mobile industry markets. Come to listen when the entertaining moderator André Noël Chaker interviews i.a. Nokia’s Head of Corporate Strategy Heikki Norta about the role that mobile phones can play to help to connect the next Billion people to the internet.
The event is organised by MobileMonday, City of Helsinki, and the World Bank Group’s infoDev, as a part of the 4th Global Forum on Innovation and Entrepreneurship. Entrepreneurs of innovative start-ups – See the list of invited 50 SMEs – from around the world will be on stage, in addition, Finland will showcase GraphoREAD project and No Emission Monday concept.
Participants will have a fantastic opportunity to meet leaders of social networking hubs in cities Africa, Asia, or Europe, and to learn about opportunities to connect with developers, entrepreneurs, investors, mentors, partners and customers on the ground.
The evening will kick-off at 6:30 pm with the seminar session, followed by an occasion to network with international mobile influencers and innovators whilst enjoying a buffet and refreshments in MoMo spirit until 21:00 pm.
When: Monday 30.5.2011 at 6:30 pm
Where: Helsinki City Hall, Pohjoisesplanadi 11-13
Dress code: Smart casual
18:30 Doors open
19:00-20:00 Seminar session moderated by André Noël Chaker
20:00-21:00 Networking over a salad buffet and drinks
The event is free of charge, Register Here Soon to ensure your spot as the number of available seats left is now limited to 100! MobileMonday has also reserved some free VIP passes to the 4th Global Forum – if you want this special MoMo invitation, please Contact Us for details.