Free event! Come learn about mobile strategy, check out cool mobile technologies and apps from local mobile startups, and network with the Boston/Cambridge startup community!
Chris Requena (http://www.linkedin.com/in/crequena), Cofounder and VP of Operations of Mobinett Interactive (http://mobinett.com/), will present Mobile Strategy 101, explaining the process and tactics startups and brands should follow when getting started with mobile, or looking to expand their reach on mobile.
We're also inviting mobile-focused companies to exhibit at this event (there is no fee). Please apply here (http://bit.ly/13bcGZO).
If you are interested in sponsoring, please contact the organizers (http://www.meetup.com/Boston_New_Technology/suggestion/).
Mobinett Interactive (http://bit.ly/mobinett) is a strategy, design & development firm based in Cambridge, MA. With vast expertise in mobile, web and social technologies, Mobinett engages with customers to understand their vision, create a roadmap, design and bring awesome products to life! Products developed by Mobinett have launched across the world, received rave reviews in the media and are used by fortune 100 companies and startups. Please follow @mobinett (http://twitter.com/mobinett) and join them on facebook (https://www.facebook.com/mobinett). www.mobinett.com (http://bit.ly/mobinett)[masked]
NuoDB (http://bit.ly/17aOKG8) is a distributed cloud database built on a patented emergent architecture with full support for SQL and ACID guarantees. It’s an elastically scalable distributed database that provides developers and administrators with single intuitive interface for centrally monitoring deployments. The NuoDB cloud database ships with full support for Node.JS, Ruby, PHP, Java, .NET, and C++. It's the ideal database for high-performance Cloud, datacenter, mobile, and SaaS applications. Please follow @NUODB (http://twitter.com/NUODB) and join them on facebook (https://www.facebook.com/NUODB). www.NUODB.com (http://bit.ly/17aOKG8)[masked]
Mobinett Interactive (http://bit.ly/mobinett) - Experience augmented reality that is going to transform how brands and retailers engage consumers! Also: gamification, mobile loyalty, connected car tech, forms/surveys, CRM, lead management, photo/audio/video capture and more!
ViziApps (http://www.viziapps.com/) - Online service that enables any business to design, build, and publish mobile apps for Apple and Android devices without coding.
Bon'App Nutrition Education (http://www.bon-app.com/) - Innovative, engaging nutrition education program and mobile apps for employers to decrease employee healthcare costs, increase employee productivity and lower absenteeism.
AppPack (http://www.ubersimple.com/) - Lets you share product information direct to smart phones fast & easy.
Filosync (http://www.filosync.com/) - Secure file sync/cloud storage software that runs in your Amazon Web Services account.
AppBlade (https://appblade.com/) - Tools to manage and deploy apps on mobile devices.
Please follow @BostonNewTech (http://twitter.com/BostonNewTech/) and use the #BNTmob hashtag in social media posts: details here (http://bit.ly/promotebnt).
6:00 to 7:00 - Networking, Dinner & Exhibition
7:00 - Announcements
7:05 - Mobile Strategy 101 with Chris Requena (http://www.linkedin.com/in/crequena)
7:45 - Mobile product 1 minute pitches
8:00 to 9:00 - Networking & Exhibition
Directions & Parking:
Microsoft's building has a parking garage in the basement, which is $10 after 4 PM. MIT offers FREE parking in any non-gated lot (http://web.mit.edu/facilities/transportation/parking/locations.html) on campus after 5 PM. MIT's Hayward St Lot (http://whereis.mit.edu/map-jpg?selection=P5&Parking=go) is the closest (park in the white spaces, not the yellow). Memorial Drive has free parking, but the spaces in front of NERD have a 1 hour limit. Other area streets have metered parking.
Public Transportation: Microsoft NERD is a 5 minute walk from the Kendall Square MBTA station (http://bit.ly/YElwIk) on the Red Line.
Get directions & more info here (http://microsoftcambridge.com/About/Directions/tabid/89/Default.aspx).
Microsoft New England (http://bit.ly/UzIrRv) - The Microsoft New England Research & Development Center (NERD) is a key part of a long term strategic investment by Microsoft to build a world class center for research and innovation right in the heart of Cambridge, Massachusetts. Follow @MSNewEngland (http://twitter.com/MSNewEngland) and join them on facebook (https://www.facebook.com/MicrosoftNewEngland). www.microsoftcambridge.com (http://bit.ly/UzIrRv)