Archive for August, 2008

MoMo Monsoon

Friday, August 22nd, 2008

Our August event has acquired a larger scale and adoped a slightly different format. Below is the press release made for the event.

Mobile Monday Bangalore is organizing its August event as a daylong program on Saturday, the 30th of August, 2008 between 9:00 AM and 6:00 PM at the Indian Institute of Management Bangalore’ (IIMB) Main Auditorium, Bannerughatta Road, Bangalore.


Christened as “MoMo Monsoon” this event aims to create a splash pool of issues, ideas, challenges and opportunities in order to evoke interest and excitement of all stakeholders in the Mobile VAS ecosystem.


Mobile Monday is a global community of wireless industry professionals with more than 70 chapters worldwide. The open community promotes the wireless industry. It fosters cooperation and networking among interest groups, industry and their companies by providing the logistics and opportunities for personal and virtual contacts. It is an open forum.


The Bangalore chapter of Mobile Monday started its activities in June 2006 and is the first Mobile Monday chapter in India.


Mobile Monday Bangalore popularly known as MoMo Bangalore, is registered as a not for profit organization (Trust). There are more than 700 registered members on its mailing list.


Being an open community organization, Mobile Monday Bangalore relies on forward looking companies to support it’s operations. OnMobile Global Limited and Forum Nokia are the annual sponsors of Mobile Monday Bangalore.


The daylong event is planned with 3 keynote speeches and 4 panel discussions, with industry leaders and veterans from OnMobile Global Limited, Forum Nokia, Google, July Systems, Yahoo!, Helion Ventures and Sasken Communication Technologies Limited amongst others, participating in discussions on Micro Finance & Mobile Payments, Mobile Marketing & Mobile Advertising, Telecom Platform Opportunities and Mobile Web.


The spirit of MoMo isn’t complete without the representation from it’s community of young and innovative companies along with it’s entrepreneurs! MoMo Monsoon also brings along the dynamic participation from mCHEK, EKO Financials, Mobisy, Classifeye, Ekgaon,, AdMob, mKHOJ, TeliBrahma, MyDunia Networks, TringMe, Tonse Telecom to name a few.


This is a free of charge event but prior registration (first come first served basis) is mandatory. More than 300 people are expected to attend this MoMo event.


Please refer to our web site for further details.



About Mobile Monday Bangalore Trust & Mobile Monday Global


Mobile Monday Bangalore Trust is based out of Bangalore, and is administered by four founder trustees – Rajiv Poddar, Thiyagarajan M, Kesava Reddy M and S R Raja. It is aligned with Mobile Monday Global which has it’s headquarters in Helsinki, Finland.