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ideas2apps: Build & Market A Mobile App (Or Have One Created For Your Business)

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Price: $20.00 /per person
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Do you have an idea for a mobile app? Or need an app for your company?

If you have been thinking about building an app for sale on iTunes or Google Play Market - or, if you have a business and think you need an app, then this is the event for you.

• How do you protect your app idea?
• How do you design an app people want to use?
• How is an app developed?
• How do you market your app & gain new users?
• How do you monetize your app?
• What business functions can you automate with an app?

Get these questions answered and more. Come learn about the App Development process for you, your venture, or your existing business.

Food & beverages provided (sponsored by MightyCall (http://mightycall.com/index.html))

Register now for just $20 (or $25 cash/door). Sorry, no refunds.

SPONSORS

Blue Label Labs (http://bluelabellabs.com) - an app development and design lab, here to help entrepreneurs and small businesses through every step of launching a successful app business.

Global Music Project (http://globalmusicproject.org) - a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization whose mission is to unite people through music and cultural awareness. Support the arts with your donation (http://globalmusicproject.org/donation).

iworkdigital.com (http://www.iworkdigital.com) - a boutique mobile and cloud app development firm. iworkdigital.com LLC works with entrepreneurs and businesses to design, develop, and launch mobile and cloud platforms.

MightyCall (http://mightycall.com/index.html) - providing the entrepreneur with a toll-free number on their existing mobile device with a pre-recorded business greeting, extension dialing, hours of operation, and much, much more.

SPEAKERS/PANELISTS

Michael Devellano has spent 20 years in the wireless and application development space with companies such as Rhythms, RIM (BlackBerry) and Rogers Wireless. He was the founder of social music network Hypster.com (http://hypster.com/) which grew to over 4 Million users; was a co-founder of Portable Intelligence, an early stage iPad; and Force.com (http://force.com), a platform for sales organizations. He is a principal of http://iworkdigital.com LLC a boutique mobile application development shop with a team of 25+ designers and software developers. http://www.linkedin.com/profile/view?id=11428366&trk=nav_simple_tab_profile

Michael will take us through the end-to-end considerations and provide insight into taking an idea from nascent stage, to validation, planning, design, development, and to successful launch & monetization.

Emily Chow (Chow Communications) is an expert in search engine optimization and marketing. She will contribute to the panel about successful marketing and launch of mobile apps. http://www.chowcommunications.ca

Jai Jaisimha is CEO of Mobile SEO firm Appnique, and will speak about successful marketing and launching mobile apps. http://www.appnique.com http://www.linkedin.com/profile/view?id=71466&locale=en_US&trk=tyah

Sarah Lysons ESQ (Perkins Coie LLP) will contribute to the discussion of how to protect your app ideas. http://www.perkinscoie.com/slysons/

This event's moderator will be Sandira Calviac, an entrepreneur, currently involved in an early stage venture in Seattle. http://www.linkedin.com/in/sandira and http://www.sandira.com

Seattle Entrepreneurs is a social enterprise so revenue generated goes toward Global Music Project, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization whose mission is to unite people through music and cultural awareness. Support music and cultural awareness with your donation… http://globalmusicproject.org/donation/index.php