Archive for the 'MoMoLondon' Category

MoMoLo: Accelerators and Finance

Tuesday, February 18th, 2014

Last night I was at Mobile Monday London where the topic was Accelerators and Finance. John Spindler, CEO of Capital Enterprise gave a presentation on available finance and accelerators in the UK and Jessica Stacey from NESTA gave some insights into NESTA’s research into accelerators. John then chaired a panel consisting of Jessica, Simon Cook […]

Mobile Monday MWC Stand Competition Finals

Monday, November 4th, 2013

This evening I was at Mobile Monday London where the MWC Stand Competition Finals were being held. The following short listed companies competed for UKTI / ICT KTN free stand space at Mobile World Congress in 2014…

Nquiring Minds - Nick Allot
Viewranger - Ben Howard (Winner)
Capito Systems - Tony Ballardie (Winner)
23snaps - Meaghan Fitzgerald (Winner)
5Tiles - […]

Mobile Monday London: Mobile OS Platforms

Tuesday, July 16th, 2013

Last night I was at Mobile Monday London where the theme was mobile platforms. The event was sponsored by Ubuntu (Canonical).
The event was started with a short presentation by Victor Palau, VP of Phone and Hyperscale Delivery at Canonical where he quickly got to the question of whether the new Mobile OSs such as Ubuntu, […]

MoMo London - Mobile, Maps and Geolocation

Tuesday, June 25th, 2013

Last night I was at Mobile Monday London where the theme was Mobile, Maps and Geolocation - so much more than "Where am I?". It was a panel event with Gary Gale from Nokia, Christopher Osborne from AlertMe and founder and organiser of GeoMob, Ian Holt, Head of Developer Outreach at Ordnance Survey, Jeni Tennison, […]

MoMoLo: Finance, Incubators & Accelerators

Wednesday, March 20th, 2013

Last Monday evening I was at Mobile Monday London where the topic was Finance, Incubators & Accelerators. John Spindler, of Capital Enterprise started the event with a whirlwind overview of finance in the UK. There followed a panel discussion consisting of Alistair Hill, from Device Research, Nic Brisbourne from DFJ Esprit, Sitar Teli from Connect […]

Mobile Monday Creative Mobile Fight Club

Tuesday, February 5th, 2013

Last night I was at Mobile Monday Shoreditch where the theme was ‘Creative Mobile Fight Club’ that discussed creativity in mobile.

Jennifer Wilson from the Project Factory explained how creativity represents not just something that’s original and worthwhile but also something that delights and satisfies. Simon Gill from LBi and Ben Scott Robinson from SapientNitro provided […]

MoMo London: Demo Night

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2013

Last night I was at Mobile Monday London Demo Night. There were talks from…

Blue Badge Style - A social network/geo system for the disabled
Animal Systems - A way to communicate small things (docs, images etc) using just sound
Boss Level - A multi-player, multi-platform HTML5 game
Connecthings - City information using NFC
Critical Arc - A large area […]

MoMo London HTML5 vs Native

Wednesday, September 26th, 2012

On Monday evening I was at MoMo London at the ‘annual’ HTML5 vs Native debate. It was excellently chaired by the entertaining Ewan MacLeod of Mobile Industry Review, with two teams of debaters. Andrew Betts (FT Labs), Sam Arora (DeviceAnywhere) and Jose Valles (BlueVia) were in the ‘Pro-HTML5′ team  while Nick Barnett (Mippin), Alex Caccia […]