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[November 06, 2012]

Open Mobile Media Names The Open Mobile Summit Participants

Nov 07, 2012 (Close-Up Media via COMTEX) -- Open Mobile Media announced that mobile, Internet and commerce giants are gathering in San Francisco for the 5th annual Open Mobile Summit next week.

Mobile commerce, payments and the future of shopping are one of the headline themes at this industry influencer event, with David Marcus President PayPal keynoting the event on the 7th.

Global payments companies Amex and Visa have recently joined the 'Wallet Wars' discussion alongside PayPal, Google and Home Depot whilst Safeway, eBay, Sephora, Walmart and The Gap and more explore The Future of Shopping, mCommerce and mobile Advertising.

Over 100 professionals are speaking at the Open Mobile Summit this year including: -Rich Miner, General Partner, Google Ventures -Kevin Packingham, Chief Product Officer, Samsung -Osama Bedier, VP Wallet, Google -David Marcus, President, PayPal -Anand Chandrasekher, Chief Marketing Officer, Qualcomm -Niccolo De Masi, CEO, Glu -Bob Bowman, CEO, MLB AM -Mir Amir, President Customer Loyalty Safeway -Steve Yankovitch, VP, eBay -Gibu Thomas, SVP, Walmart -Brad Duea, SVP, T-Mobile -Kevin McGinnis, VP, Sprint -Holger Luedorf, VP, Foursquare -Mick Johnson, Product Manager Mobile, Facebook -Joanna Lambert, SVP of Strategy and Business Innovation, American Express -Michele Janes, Senior Business Leader, Global Mobile Products, Visa Inc Other mobile market opportunities explored at this year's Open Mobile Summit include Cloud services, Big Data, Connected Home, Connected Car, Sensors, Wellness and Wearable technology, 4G LTE, mobile Video, Second screen, The future of platforms, Smartphones and Connected devices.

The Open Mobile Summit is produced by Open Mobile Media, an independent group founded by communications industry consultant Robin Batt.

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