November Events Roundup: Mark Your Calendars!

Posted by AnneryanHeatwole on Nov 04, 2011

Again, there are plenty of upcoming mobile and tech conferences. Check out our listings for November 2011 below, and feel free to let us know about any other upcoming events on Facebook or Twitter.

  • 1-2 November: AppsWorld (New York City, USA) AppsWorld is a two-track event; one for marketers and one for developers. The app developer track focuses on bringing together developers and entrepreneurs to learn about creating, distributing, and monetizing apps. The marketing track looks at how apps can be used by businesses as part of a marketing strategy.
  • 2-4 November: Open Mobile Summit (San Francisco, USA) The Open Mobile Summit is focused on how mobile, Internet, and media technologies can be used in business. The year's event will look at a variety of subjects including mobile money, the use of video technologies, mobile evolution, and more.
  • 6-9 November: AnDevCon (San Francisco, USA) Love Android? Then check out the Android developer conference, where you can meet up with other developers to take technical classes and workshop projects.
  • 9-10 November: 14th Annual Africa Com (Cape Town, South Africa) This year's conference focuses on "advancing innovation and profitability for a digital Africa." The event will look at a wide variety of digital projects, from m-health, to rural telecoms, to mobile money, to operator strategies.
  • 16-17 November: GSMA Mobile Asia Congress (Hong Kong) If you like your events with a bit of a business focus, the GSMA Mobile Asia Congress offers attendees lectures and discussions led by experts in the mobile industry, and an exhibition of new technologies.
  • 22-25 November: Mobile Web in Africa 2.0 (Johannesburg, South Africa) Mobile Web in Africa 2.0 looks at how mobile can be used across Africa and how mobile technology is being used now. While the main conference is on the 23rd and 24th of November, there is a special mobile marketing session on November 22nd and a post-event workshop on November 25th.

Upcoming Event:

  • 14 December: FailFaire (New York City, USA) Get ready for fail, because FailFaire is back! This December MobileActive is hosting FailFaire, an event dedicated to talking about the tech and mobile projects for social development and impact that didn't succeed. The event is an open space to share a few laughs while talking about what went wrong and lessons learned. Join us!

 (Image via Flickr user Rachel Strohm)

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