Logotipo Mobile Edge

05 NOV.

LISBON/PORTUGAL


Logotipo Mobile Edge

Enterprise Digital and Mobile Transformation

Embracing Mobility

Mobile (in)security?

Empowering Mobile Collaboration for Today’s Workforce

What's next for enterprise mobility?

The App Economy – and why Mobile is changing everything

05/NOV

LISBON/PORTUGAL

ABOUT

Everything on mobile business and enterprise mobility

Mobile Edge is an event focused on mobile strategies and profitability of the new digital channels. The event goal is to raise the quality and overall success of mobility solutions built in Portugal, with the help of international speakers and worldwide known companies to talk about their success stories.

The event will address topics such as Enterprise mobility, helping enterprises in its digital and mobile transformation of both its internal processes and relationships with clients, as well as defining a strategic plan that addresses common challenges like different mobile platforms and security.
Mobile Edge will also discuss the new App Economy paradigm, in which solutions and mobile-first startups have a leading role in the global economy and disrupt the traditional business model. Whereas technological innovation will contribute decisively to the growth of companies.

The event will discuss and demonstrate some technological trends such as Wearables, NFC and Beacons.

SPEAKERS

People you need to listen

These are the speakers of Mobile Edge. Know more about each one of them, their working experience and life journey.

Kevin Benedict

Kevin Benedict

Senior Analyst for Digital Transformation and Enterprise Mobility

Kevin Benedict is the opinionated Senior Analyst for Digital Transformation and Enterprise Mobility at Cognizant. He is an analyst, writer, veteran mobile industry CEO, popular speaker and mobile and digital strategies expert. In the past three years, Kevin has taught mobile and digital transformation strategies workshops in 17 different countries. He has over 25 years of experience working with enterprise applications and IT strategies.

He writes a popular blogs on mobile strategies that can be found at www.MobileEnterpriseStrategies.com.

He wrote the Forward to SAP Press' book titled Mobilizing Your Enterprise with SAP and has authored hundreds of articles on mobile strategies.

Ian Vernon

Ian Vernon

CEO AmanziTel, Chairman of the Board QMI, Board Member iMedz

Trained as an engineer, practiced management and followed a path towards making a difference in the world on his own small way. He is active in Technology, Finance, Mobile, Real State and Agriculture for the past 22 years.

Currently he serves as CEO of AmanziTel, a company that enables innovations in delivering customer happiness for mobility.

He is also the chairman of the board for QMI an investment firm that focuses on emerging markets with the aim to alleviate poverty in third world countries. He also serves a member of the board for iMedz, a company that brings health care closer to the under-priveledge.

Rui Bento

Rui Bento

General Manager at Uber

In 2007, Rui Bento joined the Lisbon office of McKinsey as a strategy consultant, working across multiple industries and geographies, particularly in Portugal, Angola , United Kingdom.

In 2010, he moved to Microsoft in Redmond, Washington as Product Management Intern of Windows Azure; in 2011 to Groupon in Madrid as Country Manager for Portugal and in 2012 to Apple in London, where he worked as Consumer Channel Manager, responsible for the expansion and performance of the brand's retail channels in Europe, Middle East, India and Africa.

In October 2014 he accepted the challenge of being General Manager of Uber in Portugal.

Jesus Rodriguez

Jesus Rodriguez

Co-founder and CEO, KidoZen, Inc.

Jesus Rodriguez is co-founder and CEO of KidoZen, an enterprise mobile app platform company that was founded around a simple, yet powerful goal: to enable the mobile-first enterprise. Prior to KidoZen, Jesus started Tellago, an award winning professional services firm focused on big enterprise software trends, including mobility.

Jesus Rodriguez is co-founder and CEO of KidoZen, an enterprise mobile app platform company that was founded around a simple, yet powerful goal: to enable the mobile-first enterprise. Prior to KidoZen, Jesus started Tellago, an award winning professional services firm focused on big enterprise software trends, including mobility.

Miguel Vicente

Miguel Vicente

Audience Marketing Manager

With an Informatics Engineering background (from Faculdade de Engenharia da Universidade do Porto), Miguel is in Microsoft Portugal for more than 4 years developing the resources that the company puts in the hands of the ones that make technology their passion and their life, being a Microsoft Student Partners program manager, after that responsible for the development of the Microsoft Partner Network skills and competencies and, more recently, responsible for the management, communication and support for Technical Audiences such as Developers and IT Pros across the whole country.

Fernando Pereira

Fernando Pereira

Mobile Center of Excellence Manager on TAP IT

Having 14 years of expertise in the IT area, Fernando de Araújo Pereira is the responsible for MCoE (Mobility Competence of Excellence) at TAP IT, which goal is to establish a strategy centered in this topic, through the definition of processes, better practices, architecture and technical knowledge to ensure its consistency with other business fields within the TAP group.

Fernando began his career in the IT consulting business, with a focus on the Public Sector and International Banking, in which he had the opportunity to implement innovative solutions including one of the first public services available on the internet and the first international money transfer system through ATM in Portugal.

Gavin Simpson

Gavin Simpson

Director EMEA Strategic Alliances at Box

A 20-year veteran in the enterprise software business, Gavin runs the Strategic Alliance programme for Box across EMEA, responsible for building partnerships with major Systems Integrators and Outsourcers. Prior to joining Box in January 2012, Gavin worked at EMEA level for Intel McAfee, HP, Mercury Interactive, Business Objects and Nortel.

Gavin has a First Class degree in Business Administration and is passionate about languages. A fluent French and German-speaker, he lives in London with his wife and thirteen-year old daughter.

Claudio André

Cláudio André

IT Security Specialist

Cláudio is a Security Consultant at Integrity S.A.

His experience includes penetration testing on web applications, infrastructure and mobile applications.

Prior to joining Integrity, he has been involved in many different projects involving System Administration and Software Development. Starting from early age, he is passionate with everything related with technology.

SCHEDULE

MOBILE EDGE DAY

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Kevin Benedict

Enterprise Digital and Mobile Transformation

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Fernando Pereira

Embracing Mobility

Group TAP Challenges, Experience and Case Studies

Presentation
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Cláudio André

Mobile (in)security?

Is your company data secure? This talk is going to help understand some of the possible attack vectors on mobile platforms and what can Enterprises do, to lower the risk on this platforms.

Presentation
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Gavin Simpson

Empowering Mobile Collaboration for Today’s Workforce - without losing control!

The business workplace has evolved dramatically with mobility now a key determinant of success...or failure. Security concerns exist however around possible data loss and "shadow IT" and these must be managed effectively in order to balance user agility with corporate governance. Join Box to understand how enterprises are making secure mobile collaboration a reality and transforming how work gets done

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Jesus Rodriguez

What's next for enterprise mobility?

Enterprise mobility is outpacing all other enterprise software requirements. The rapid evolution of devices, software technologies and market maturity are producing new sets of enterprise requirements and customer expectations that are not covered by traditional enterprise mobile platforms. As a consequence, we are seeing an explosion in new and innovative mobile technologies that are starting to make inroads in the enterprise. This session presents a holistic view of some of the emerging trends that are shaping the future of enterprise mobile solutions. From pragmatic to futuristic, we will dissect the new solutions, techniques and hot new trends that are being adopted in the modern enterprise.

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Miguel Vicente

The App Economy – and why Mobile is changing everything

In this session Miguel Vicente, Audience Marketing Manager at Microsoft, will talk about the Mobile opportunity, and particularly within the App ecosystem. From what has changed in technology in the past few years to the present (and future) opportunities in the App ecosystem, in this session you’ll get an overview of the main forces driving the transformation to mobile – and the most important trends that enable you to take the best out of this opportunity.”

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Rui Bento

#UBEREVERYWHERE.

What is Uber, brief history and operation in Lisbon.

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Ian Vernon

Innovation and mHealth

Explore innovation and what fuels the fire for innovations. mHealth development, status and market opportunities for app developers. Learn why Innovating in mHealth will be an important market

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LOCATION

LISBON. PORTUGAL

Microsoft Portugal

Rua do Fogo de Santelmo, Lote 2.07.02

1990 – 110 Lisboa (near to the Oceanarium)

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SUPPORT

SPONSORS AND PARTNERS


ORGANIZATION
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SPONSORS
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PARTNERS
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