Mobile Commerce

Mobile Commerce, also known as M-Commerce or mCommerce, is the ability to conduct commerce using a mobile device, such as a mobile phone, a Personal Digital Assistant (PDA), a smartphone, or other emerging mobile equipment.


Mobile commerce was born in 1997 when the first two mobile-phone enabled Coca Cola vending machines were installed in the Helsinki area in Finland. The machines accepted payment via SMS text messages. The first mobile phone-based banking service was launched in 1997 by Merita Bank of Finland, also using SMS.

 

Presentations by:

Kayhan Ahmadi - LevelUp Chicago Crew Chief 
Lily B. Cole-Chu - LevelUp City Marketing Specialist

Panel:

Michelle Garcia - Owner, The Bleeding Heart Bakery


LevelUp is a better way to pay. But it's more than just that. LevelUp is an entirely new way for local businesses & consumers to connect. LevelUp is the nation's 2nd largest pay phone app.

For more information or questions regarding this Meetup, contact: Todor Krecu tkrecu(@)gmail.com

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