Speakers

Andreas Constantinou

Andreas oversees the growth and strategy at VisionMobile. He has been working on the mobile industry since 2000, helping take the very first smartphones to market. Since then he’s worked with the top brand names in the mobile industry including Microsoft, Google, Intel, Mozilla, Amazon, AT&T, Telefonica, Nokia and Huawei. Over the past eight years, Andreas has grown VisionMobile into the leading analyst firm in the app economy, with a client base and reputation that out-rivals companies many times the size.

In his academic life, Andreas is an Adjunct Professor at Lund University, Sweden, where he teaches Mobile Industry Dynamics Course & Internet Business Models, and an Adjunct Professor at the Athens University of Economics and Business where he teaches Entrepreneurship. Andreas holds a Ph.D. in Image & Video Compression from the University of Bristol, UK.

Prior to founding VisionMobile, Andreas spent 3 years at Orange Labs division, including serving as a technology lead for the Orange-Microsoft relationship. He is passionate about mapping the future and the economics that will shape how people communicate, work and play.


(Keynote) Mobile Megatrends 2014: how ecosystems are disrupting vertical after vertical:

VisionMobile’s CEO will present the analyst firm’s latest findings on the app economy and how mobile ecosystems are disrupting vertical after vertical. The presentation will show how messaging ecosystems are becoming new e-commerce and digital distribution giants, how ecosystems are predictably disrupting car makers and how ecosystems are driving IoT growth – all while apps become the dominant distribution channel. The talk will also discuss how technology leadership is moving to Asia, which leads not in technology production, but in technology consumption.

(Workshop) Build your own digital transformation toolbox:

A master class on the three key business models hidden behind the strategies of Internet giants like Apple, Google, Amazon and WeChat. Learn how to apply these business model tools to win in Internet of Things, Connected Car, Smart Home, Smart Cities and Wearables.

Agenda and speakers subject to change without notice up to the date of the event

  • 08:00

    Registration, Coffee & Networking

  • 09:00

    Opening Remarks

  • 09:30

    Mobile Megatrends 2014: how ecosystems are disrupting vertical after vertical

  • 10:15

    Interact

  • 10:30

    Meet The Speakers & Networking

  • 11:30

    Workshop #1 - Using PR to drive brand awareness and raise money on crowdfunding platforms

  • 11:30

    Workshop #2 - How to protect your company/brands online

  • 11:30

    Workshop #3 - Personal insights from one of the world's leading industrial designers

  • 11:30

    Workshop #4 - Tapit - a paradigm shift in Swiss mobile payments

  • 11:30

    Workshop #5 - Build your own digital transformation toolbox

  • 12:30

    Lunch & Networking

  • 14:00

    From Apps to Connected Services

  • 14:30

    The Connected car - How mobile is disrupting the automotive industry

  • 15:00

    mHealth & the connected self

  • 15:30

    The Internet of Things

  • 16:00

    The Mobile Payments revolution

  • 16:30

    The final word on all things wearable

  • 17:00

    Panel Discussion

  • 17:50

    Closing Remarks

  • 18:00

    Apéro & Networking

  • 20:00

    Close