March 25th, 2011
“So finally we can reveal the mystery sponsor for the launch event of Mobile Monday Joburg Tech on the 28th March ( this Monday ) from 5PM!
*drum roll* – The mystery sponsor will be Google Umbono, they will be promoting their new incubator (which will connect Startups with Angel Investors) at the very first Mobile Monday Joburg Tech event… wohooooo, awesome! More details about the Umbono Incubator can be found here – http://www.google.co.za/intl/en/umbono/index.html
So all you startups, techies, entrepreneurs and others make sure you attend this event and if you would like a 5 minute “elevator pitch” slot to tell everyone about your awesome startup and perhaps impress the inconspicuous Angels’s that could be hiding in the audience then let us know ASAP!
There are still a few seats left for the event on the 28th March ( this Monday! ) so please register NOW for this event – http://www.momojoburg.com
- The Mobile Monday Joburg Tech team ”
February 7th, 2011
Mobile Monday Joburg is happening tonight 7th February at The Baron on Main road in Bryanston at 17:30 for 18:00; we have a full house so it’s going to rock!
If you need directions or a map of how to get to The Baron or you still need to register please go to www.momojoburg.com
See you all this evening!
January 14th, 2011
Firstly Happy New year to all of you, we wish everyone a prosperous and successful 2011!
We have awesome events planned for Mobile Monday Joburg this year and to kick off the year our first event of 2011 is detailed below:
Theme: Mobile in Retail
Date: 7th February at 5.30 for 6
Venue: The Baron on Main in Bryanston
Here is a taste of the lineup and speakers:
Candy Goodman – Candy just won an MMA global award at the recent MMA annual awards ceremony; she will be telling us more about mobile marketing in retail
Baron Marshall – apparently Baron is not an actual Baron but he does work with many consumer/retail brands and he will share his insights into strategy and planning for mobile in retail
We have other exciting speakers lined up, as well as another industry expert to present the Gadget Spot and an exciting startup company for our Spotlight on a Mobile Startup! We will be announcing these closer to the 7th February, so watch this space!
Even if the topic/theme of the evening does not spark your interest, I can guarantee that you will meet some very interesting people from across the mobile industry, and be exposed to awesome networking opportunities; MOMO Joburg is fast becoming the “must attend” event for mobile in Joburg so do not miss out!
We can’t wait to see you at what is going to be the “fire starter” event for MOMO Joburg this year!
November 19th, 2010
MOMO Joburg’s end of the year event is this Monday 22nd November at The Baron on Main in Bryanston!
If you have not already registered then please do so urgently on www.momojoburg.com , we have 151 registered attendee’s so this is sure to be an awesome event!
See you on Monday!
November 10th, 2010
Join us for an evening full of exciting Mobile information!
Come to Mobile Monday and learn about the growth of the mobile
market in the Western Cape. We’ll take a look at mobile from
different perspectives with business and technology incubation
and development high on the agenda, followed by stories of a
real life high growth start-up mobile business right here in the
Western Cape, and then end off the evening with some insights
into mobile social initiatives in our mother city.
Jenny McKinnell, CITI
TOPIC: Development & Investment of the Mobile Sector in the Western Cape
Jenny is the Executive Director of the Cape IT Initiative (CITi), a non-profit organization established in 1998 to develop and grow the Western Cape IT industry. She had an Internet startup in the mid 1990s, Webchek, which was a joint venture Internet research company established with Research Surveys. She has also worked in the publishing and advertising industry. Her focus at CITi is on ensuring that the region has the skills and work it needs in order to grow and thrive. Mobile is one of her key focus areas.
Nicholas Haralambous, Motribe
TOPIC: Mobile trends in the Western Cape
Nic is a qualified journalist & media maniac who quickly moved away from print media, through online & in to mobile media production & management. He has worked in dead-tree media with the Sunday Times & Financial Mail. His new media experience includes working as the head of the mobile division at Mail & Guardian, the GM of Zoopy.com & Product Manager of Vodacom SA’s mobile social networking division. Nic is one of the co-founders of Motribe & takes on the roll of Chief Ninja of Operations & Business development.
Date: 15 November 2010
Time: 16:30 for 16:45
Venue: Upper East Side Hotel
October 26th, 2010
2010 in Review – Hot Mobile Innovations and Mobile Gadgets” is MOMO Joburg’s final event of the year and is due to take place on the 22nd November at 17:30 at The Baron on Main, Bryanston.
The 2010 in Review topic will serve as a fantastic retrospective on a watershed year in mobile. In addition, and in keeping with the principles of MOMO we’ll also be introducing 2 new regular features these being: the “Mobile Gadget Spot” showcasing the best mobile gadgets of the year and the “Spotlight on Startups” giving mobile startups in Joburg the opportunity to give their 5 minute elevator pitch!
With a cross section of key players in the industry lined up as speakers – the event is sure to provide intriguing viewpoints.
Please RSVP by filling in your name and email address on our website here http://bit.ly/cKJdgt
-The MOMO Joburg Team
P.S. Check out our revamped website at www.momojoburg.com
October 20th, 2010
To all those Mobile Monday Joburg followers, go and have a look at the refurbished www.momojoburg.com website, they will be announcing their end of year event this week, so keep an eye out for this at www.momojoburg.com
August 14th, 2009
MoMoSA has joined hands with Mobile Web Africa to make the upcoming event in Johannesburg as successful as possible. For many of the MoMo community members this is definitely an event not to be missed!
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July 21st, 2009
We would like to invite you to our next networking event where you can sit, relax & enjoy great talks from 3 guest speakers including Jose Henriques, Reshaad Sha, and Brett St Clair.
Theme: Mobile Internet in Emerging Markets
When: 27th July 2009 from 16:00 to 19:30
Where: Primi Forum, Melrose Arch, JHB (directions below)
RSVP: www.mobilemonday.co.za/rsvp or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Speaker Details & Directions…
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June 19th, 2009
Theme – Trends in Mobile Marketing – global, local & marketers
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