Speakers


Bruno Fernandez-Ruiz Bruno Fernandez-Ruiz, VP of Personalization & Targeting, Yahoo!

Bruno leads the technical and strategic direction of Yahoo!’s Platform teams. He is focused on building a new technology stack that creates rich, interactive and personalized experiences optimized for connected devices. Previously, he worked on the technology powering Yahoo!’s Publishing Platform and Content Optimization and Relevance Engine (C.O.R.E.). Prior to Yahoo!, Bruno worked for Accenture’s Technology Labs where he co-founded Accenture’s Claim Solutions and led the creation of Meridea’s Mobile Application Framework with Nokia.

   
Eric Reiss

Eric Reiss, CEO, FatDUX Group (Will deliver the Usable Usability Workshop, June.13)

Eric Reiss is the author three books, including the recently published Usable Usability. Eric has been meddling with service and product-design projects for longer than he cares to remember. Today, he is CEO of The FatDUX Group, an international user-experience design company headquartered in Copenhagen. Eric has also lectured on design principles at the Bauhaus University in Weimar, is a former Professor of Usability and Design at the IE Business School in Madrid, and serves on advisory boards of several institutes in both Europe and the US. His Web Dogma, a design philosophy that transcends both fashion and technology, has been adopted by 1000s of developers and companies around the world.

   
Chiaren Cushing
Chiaren Cushing, Director of Business Development, Qualcomm

Chiaren Cushing is director of business development for Qualcomm’s Ecosystem group.  As part of the Ecosystem team, Cushing is responsible for growing and sustaining the robust community of developers and publishers working with Qualcomm products and services. Cushing has over 15 years of international experience in the telecommunications and technology industries. She came to her current role from Roundbox Inc., a leading mobile broadcast technology company, where she served as the Vice President of global business development. Previously, Cushing led business development activities in India, Greater China and Southeast Asia for Qualcomm’s mobile broadcast initiative.
   
Jason Bigler
Jason Bigler, Product Management Director, EMEA, Google

Jason Bigler is responsible for Google's Display Ads product strategy across Europe, Middle East, and Africa. He brings over a decade of experience in developing and commercializing products within the digital advertising industry. Prior to joining Google, Jason was SVP of Product for Collective where he oversaw the development and strategy of their AMP technology platform and media business. Jason also spent 6 years at DoubleClick as VP of Product where he led the global strategy of their buy-side platform, DoubleClick for Advertisers.
   
Jeff Robinson Jeff Robinson, Chief Evangelist, Webtradex

Jeff is the CEO of Internet Advisory Corp offering consulting and venture capital to startups, grownups and restarts. Jeff is an active mentor and advisor to Venture Labs at Stanford University, Wayra and various Fortune 500 companies. He is a Communications Coach at the IESE School of Business for the MBA and Executive MBA programs. Jeff has ignited the Barcelona startup scene through his Meetup Barcelona Internet Startups boasting over 1400+ members and plans to get Barcelona on the map in a big way for the global startup scene. He blogs at Contrarian's Mind and will be publishing his first book: "There is no Secret - It's all about Hard Work" in the winter of 2013
   
Wolfgang Petersen, Director Developer Relations Division, EMEA, Intel

Wolfgang Petersen is Director of Intel’s Developer Relation Division (DRD) for Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA), based in Munich, Germany. He is responsible for developing and managing Intel’s DRD strategy and programs across EMEA mature and emerging markets. DRD Inspires Software Innovation on Intel platforms by: accelerating the acceptance of Intel technology; driving improvements of future Intel products by integrating the voice of the developer; and creating value for Intel and our partners. Before joining Intel, Wolfgang Petersen was Managing Director for 3V Multimedia, where he worked for 5 years. He holds a master degree in Computer Science.
   
Zohar Levkovitz, Co-Founder, Amobee (Acquired by SingTel)

Zohar is the founder and former CEO of Amobee, the leading mobile corporation for far reaching mobile advertising. Within just a few years Amobee has reached hundreds of millions of people and has begun a revolution in the way advertising can truly utilize the mobile medium. Amobee was recently sold for over $300M. Zohar’s recognition in the professional world as Entrepreneur of the Year™ 2011 in California, CEO of the Year 2010 in Israel, and Technology Pioneer for the World Economic Forum, all attest to Zohar’s mark on the face of world advertising and the power to affect change. Prior to Amobee, Zohar has been at the forefront of mobile and internet technology development for over a decade.
   
Yannick Debaupte
Yannick Debaupte - European Director, Nokia Ecosystem and Developer Relations

Yannick joined Nokia in June 2004 in Johannesburg, South Africa to manage handset distribution within the sub-Saharan African continent. During his careers at Nokia and previously at Gemplus – a smart card manufacturer, Yannick has been working and living in more than 11 EMEA countries and was until December 2011 in charge of Nokia Ecosystem and Developer relation in Eurasia, based in Moscow – Russia. With more than 15 years’ experience in the telecom & technology sector within EMEA region, Yannick’s role sees him direct an European team charged with engaging developers to create great, locally relevant apps. The role of Yannick is to make developers successful in turning Apps into business.
   
Beery Holstein
Beery Holstein, Product Design, IBM Worklight Mobile Platform, Worklight R&D Labs

Beery is a technical product manager for IBM Worklight, a comprehensive platform for creating and 
deploying native, HTML5, and hybrid mobile apps acquired by IBM last year. Being part of the IBM MobileFirst WW Product Designer team, Beery is focusing on the support for mobile OS-es, push notification framework, geo-location and other runtime-related areas. Prior to joining IBM Worklight, Beery was managing the Israeli core development team for Rhapsody, a modeling environment for real-time and embedded systems, also acquired by IBM. Beery has a M.Sc and B.Sc. In Computer Science, and MBA all from the Technion.
   
Andrew Bud
Andrew Bud, Chairman, MEF (Mobile Entertainment Forum)

Andrew Bud is the Global Chair of the MEF, the trade association of the international mobile content and commerce industry, first nominated in 2008.  He is also Founder and CEO of iProov, a new company specializing in secure biometric authentication for online access.  Andrew founded mBlox, the world’s leading SMS and mobile engagement provider, in 2000 and led it as CEO and then Executive Chairman until 2010.  He is the non-Executive Chairman of Passiv Systems, a leader in home energy management systems, and was a non-executive director of the UK regulator PhonepayPlus until 2008.  He has a degree in Engineering from the University of Cambridge and is a Fellow of the IET.
   
Eran Shir, Head, Creative Innovation Center, Yahoo! (And Co-founder of Dapper)

Eran is an entrepreneur and angel investor, focusing on fields like digital consumer services, digital marketing, and big-data technologies. Eran is currently running a global team for Yahoo!. Previously, he was the founder of Dapper, a semantic web and digital marketing company which was acquired by Yahoo! In his past, he was a physicist, focusing primarily on complex systems and complex networks, and an Internet researcher, founder of the DIMES Internet research project. He is passionate about building great products, teams, and companies which aim to change people's life for the better.
   
Jana Sievers
Jana Sievers, Head of Global Supply, Madvertise

Jana came to Madvertise shortly after the company was founded. She took over responsibility for the Partner Development department where she successfully establishes sustainable national as well as international relationships and partnerships with publishers, marketers and app developers from the Mobile Internet area. Jana was able to grow the publisher base nearly a hundredfold within only 2 years and became the Head of Global Supply Prior to her career at Madvertise, Jana gained valuable experience at the consulting firm Advanced Marketing Consulting and at SevenOne Media, one of the largest German Publishing Houses. Jana studied International Business in Berlin and Cambridge.
   
Luca Filigheddu, Developer Evangelist, BlackBerry

Luca Filigheddu is BlackBerry Developer Evangelist from Italy. He is Electronic Engineer and dad of two boys. Luca has een a developer for 15 years, then CTO, then CEO of various companies in the VoIP and social media spaces. Latest projects are a click-to-call service and a social media dashboard for Twitter. He is currently a BlackBerry Developer Evangelist on the EMEA team, working with the community of mobile developers to help them build outstanding mobile applications for the BlackBerry 10 platform. In his never-enough spare time, he loves photography, taekwondo and playing piano.
   
Daizo Nishitani, Chairman, iMedia Japan

Daizo Nishitani is the Chairman of iMedia Japan, based in Tokyo, Japan. In this role of Chairman, Mr. Nishitani is responsible for spearheading growth opportunities, taking full responsibility for iMedia-related businesses in Japan. iMedia is the premium marketing conference in the U.S., South East Asia, and in Japan.Mr. Nishitani has an extensive background in Advertising, Digital, Marketing and Media more than 15 years of industry experience. Most recently, Mr. Nishitani served as Representative Director & Vice President for Japan at comScore. Prior to that, he had leadership roles at globally successful companies including Viacom Japan, Walt Disney Japan and Dentsu Inc.
   
Corrado
Corrado Tomassoni, Head of EMEA PayPal | Developer

Corrado leads the PayPal Developer Network team, coordinating the Developers and Technology Startups activities across Europe, Middle East and Africa.
 He is a mentor in Seedcamp, StartupWeekend, StartupBootcamp, Le Camping and Launch48 and has been speaker in many industry events. Before joining PayPal, he worked in the Developer and Platform Evangelism group at Microsoft where, as NextWeb Lead, he led the Web Technologies stack adoption evangelism activities with top customers and partners in Italy. Previously he has been a Technology Consultant for Accenture and, more recently, he drove a Technology startup focused on Digital Brand Management for global celebrities.
   
Izhar Shay
Izhar Shay, General Partner, Canaan Partners 

Izhar Shay has been head of Canaan Partners’ Israel operations since 2006. He serves on the board of directors of LiveU, N-trig, Prime Sense, CallMyName and Viewbix. With more than 20 years of operational experience as a successful entrepreneur, Izhar was previously Chairman and CEO of V-Secure Technologies, which he grew to a leading position in the Intrusion Prevention market. The company was acquired by Radware in 2005. Prior to V-Secure, Izhar was CEO and co-founder of Business Layers and led it from startup to a dominant player position in the Identity Management market, until it was acquired by Netegrity in 2003. Izhar was previously VP of BizDev at The BRM Group.
   
Jacques Benkoski
Jacques Benkoski, Venture Partner, U.S. Venture Partners

Jacques joined USVP in 2005 and focuses on fostering USVP position as an active investor in the Israeli market. He is working with several USVP companies such as Chute, Hellofax, Mobbles, Kilopass, Mobbles, Plumgrid, Qnovo, Quixey, Trusteer and Zerto. Previously, he has worked with several companies including ClearShape (acq. CDN), Dune Networks (acq. BRCM) and served as executive chairman of Certess (acq Springsoft) and Synfora (acq. SNPS). Jacques was CEO of Monterey Design (acq. SNPS) and previously served as Europe General Manager of Epic Design Technology (NASDAQ:EPIC). Jacques also held a number of research and management positions at IMEC, IBM and STMicroelectronics.
   
Boaz Peer
Boaz Peer, Staff Manager, Business Development, Qualcomm

Boaz is a senior development manager at Qualcomm’s Ecosystem group. He is responsible for growing and sustaining the robust community of developers and publishers in Israel working with Qualcomm products and services. He is also handles cooperation with technology companies that might have a synergy with Qualcomm.  Boaz has over 10 years of experience in the telecommunications and technology industries. Boaz came to his current role after leading the program management group at Qualcomm Israel and was in charge of various hardware and software projects across different technologies and disciplines. Previous to that Boaz has worked as a program manager at Rafael.
   
Lany Sommers
Lany Sommers, Senior Business Development Manager, BlackBerry

Lelany Sommers Senior Business Development Manager. Lany has worked for BlackBerry since June 2000.  At the beginning she started in the Customer Service Organisation in Technical and Billing Support, then moved to Sales working closely with BlackBerry's carriers in North America. She moved to London in 2006 to develop the Swiss market and work with a UK carrier to develop their enterprise and partner business. After working with Orange Group she is now leading Business Development in select markets. Her focus will be on growing and supporting the developer community.
   
Jure Sustersic
Jure Sustersic, Senior Product Marketing Manager, Nokia Developer

Operating from Espoo, Finland, Jure is responsible for Product Marketing of developer products at Nokia Developer. His history with Nokia began as a developer product manager for the S60/Symbian platform and continued to business development and developer relations, where he has been responsible for partnering and innovation management in the Nokia developer ecosystem. Before settling at Nokia he was involved in several internet technology related consultancies, projects and startups. He holds and MBA in High Technology management at Helsinki School of Economics.
   
Eli Eliezer
Eli Eliezer, Senior Application Engineer, SSG/Dev Relations Division EMEA, Intel 

Eli Eliezer is a Senior Application Engineer with Intel’s (DRD) for Israel, based in Haifa. The DRD team enables the software industry to develop products that help their customer to experience the full value of Intel platform technologies in their lives and business. Previously Eli held system and software engineering and leadership positions is the consumer electronic space, and in real-time embedded systems.
   
Eden Shochat
Eden Shochat, Serial Entrepreneur and Investor 

Eden is an experienced entrepreneur and a Venture Capitalist. Eden has been involved in several successful ventures like face.com, the world leader in massive, web-scale face recognition in social networks with over 50 billion indexed images acquired by Facebook.com on July 2012. Prior to that, he was a co-founder of Aternity, specializing in Frontline Performance Intelligence, and Delavenne Enterprises, an analytics-based hedge fund. Eden is also the founder of The Junction, an open house for entrepreneurs, uniquely creating a “pay-it-forward” acceleration model based in Tel Aviv and co-organizator of the yearly Geekcon unconference.
   
Lup Yuen Lee Lup Yuen Lee, CTO, SingTel L!feLabs

Lup Yuen is the Chief Technology Officer of SingTel L!feLabs. His team is responsible for scanning of innovative ICT  technologies worldwide and executing proof-of-concept projects before deploying them for the SingTel Group.  The SingTel Group is Asia's leading communications group with 470 million customers across Asia.
   
Ran Haklai Ran Haklai, General Manager, uTest Israel

Ran Haklai is the General Manager of uTest Israel. Formerly a high-school teacher for 5 years, Ran made a career switch to high-tech only at his early 30’s. Prior to uTest, Ran served as the head of the automotive division at Enigma, where he met Doron Reuveni, who later on co-founded uTest. After 8 years at Enigma, Ran founded a technology consulting company that provided services to the world leading auto-manufacturers. Soon after uTest launch, at Q4 2008, Ran was asked by Doron, now uTest CEO, to establish uTest Israel. Since then, uTest Israel has continuously evolved and established an intensive working relationship with the local startups and software companies eco-system.
   
Chen Levanon
Chen Levanon, Chief Operating Officer, Clicksmob

Chen is the Chief Operating Officer at Clicksmob Inc., a leading CPA mobile network that helps publishers to monetize their traffic and increase users for advertisers. Prior to joining Clicksmob, Chen began her career as an investment banker on Wall Street, spending several years at leading investment and financial institutions where she led key international projects. Chen came to Clicksmob at a very early stage in its establishment, helping it to grow significantly since this time.  She is currently responsible for global operations, including product development, strategy, technology development, marketing & sales and business development. 
   
Alon Atsmon
Alon Atsmon, VP Corp. Dev., Harman International

Alon has lately joined Harman ( NYSE:HAR) as part of its acquisition of iOnRoad. Prior to that Alon was CEO of iOnRoad and led it from inception to its acquisition. iOnRoad improves driving in real-time using the power of modern computer vision algorithms and smart-phone cameras. iOnRoad’s innovation and market leadership has been recognized by numerous industry awards including the 2012 CTIA E-Tech Award, CES 2012 showcase award, and one of Gartner’s cool vendors in automotive for 2012 and Qualcomm QPrize 2013. iOnRoad was also the grand winner of the Israel Mobile Summit 2011.
   
Patrick Pettay
Patrick Pettay, Director Business Development EMEA

Patrick joined InMobi in June of 2012 and runs App Developer business development across EMEA. Top games developers Rovio Mobile, Electronic Arts, Gameloft, Zynga, are now working with InMobi to monetise their games with in-app advertising. Prior to InMobi, Patrick spent four years at Fox Digital Media where he was Vice President, business development and operations across a thirty site network which included all of Fox’s online and mobile sites. Prior to this, Patrick was Director of Development, Entertainment, at Fox Interactive Media, where he help develop such sites as Hulu.com. Patrick received his MBA from The Wharton School and holds a BS in Commerce from the University of Virginia.
   
Guy Horowitz, Head of Israel, Corporate BD, Deutsche Telekom AG

Guy Horowitz heads the Business Development and Venturing (GDV) activities of Deutsche Telekom in Israel. Since 1998 Guy has been engaged in developing and promoting innovative technologies in the mobile space, in startups and in the corporate world as well as in venture capital. With roles spanning from product management to marketing, strategy and business development, Guy has been involved in getting Israeli mobile technology into the hands of millions of consumers worldwide.
   
Vianney
Vianney Settini, CEO & Co-Founder, MobPartner

Vianney is the CEO and Co-Founder of MobPartner, a global leader in affiliate mobile marketing based in Paris, operating in the US, Europe and Asia. Vianney is a pioneer of the mobile marketing market with over 10 year experience in the sector. In 2003 he created the mobile-web portal i-GloO.net, the i-mode French leader. In 2006 he was the President of the imodOpen/MobilOpen Association, a Mobile Business Group for entrepreneurs operating in the mobile space. At MobPartner, Vianney focus his attention on the platform from a global point of view. Vianney's role is to imagine and implement efficient and innovative tools and services, used by global mobile players to acquire users or monetize their applications.
   
Lior Yekoutieli
Lior Yekoutieli, Head of Developer Relations Israel, Nokia

Lior is heading the Nokia Developer Relations in Israel, and is a volunteer organizer of Mobile Monday Tel Aviv. With over 20 years of experience in the hi-tech and the mobile domains, Lior spent most of his career with Comverse, where he held various senior management positions in Israel and abroad. Among other roles, Lior was the Technical Director of Comverse in France, CTO of the Asia-Pacific Division and AVP, head of the Mobile Software department. Before joining Nokia, Lior has been leading technology scouting and business development activities mainly between France and Israel, specializing in advising to large European companies searching for innovative startups and technologies in Israel.
   
Daniel Brandt
Daniel Brandt, Sales Director, BuzzCity

Daniel oversees Buzzcity’s European operations from their Paris and London offices as Sales Director for the region. He brings extensive Mobile knowledge and experience to the role having previously managed brand and content based global activity during his 5 years within the industry both Content and Agency side. He holds a BA (Hons) degree from the University Of Surrey in Marketing and Advertising with e-business.
 
   
Doron Kagan Doron Kagan, Founder & Biz-Dev, Deemedya

Doron has been at the forefront of mobile games for almost 10 years. In 2004 Doron established RayFusion which became one of the world leading distributors of mobile games, holding rights for branded content from Rovio, Electronic Arts, THQ, Marvel and many more. On August 2008 RayFusion was sold to Connect 2 Media. Following the successful exit, Doron acted as the EVP Business development of Connect 2 Media till the end of the vesting period. n 2010 Doron founded Deemedya - a boutique mobile games publisher. Deemedya achieved 65,000,000 downloads, Top developer and Editor choice at Google play and aim to get to 100,000,000 downloads in the upcoming year.
 
   
Tim Koschella Tim Koschella, Co-Founder & Managing Director, AppLift

Tim has been a serial  Entrepreneur for years already. Before starting HitFox Group and AppLift he acted as founder and managing director of Leipzig based eLearning startup lecturio.de and as Interim-CFO at Berlin based sports apparel online retail group mysportgroup.de. He holds a Master Degree in Business & Economics from HHL – Leipzig Graduate School of Management, Germany's leading university with regard to entrepreneurial education, where he graduated best-of-class in 2008. Prior to HHL, Tim studied at University of Mainz in Germany and Universidad del Pacifico in Ecuador.
   
Doron Nir
Doron Nir, Co-Founder, CEO at HappySale

Being one of the veterans of the Israeli Gaming scene, Doron Nir has been part of this exciting industry for more than 15 years, performing key roles in ventures such as Vgames.co.il, MSN.co.il, Funtactix, Oberon Media, Come2Play, Double Duck and more. Currently the CEO of HappySale, a mobile marketplace for gamers. Nir also teaches game design at the College of Management and is one of the founders of GameIS - The Israeli Association for Game Industry Professionals.
   
Alex Rav Acha
Alex Rav-Acha, Co-Founder, Magisto

Alex Rav-Acha has a rich experience in leading research teams and in algorithmic development, with expertise in the field of video analysis. He has a Phd in Computer Vision from the Hebrew University. He is a co-founder and CTO of Magisto, a cross platform product for automatic video editing with more than 1M new users per month.
   
Matan Talmi, Co-founder & CEO, Drippler

Matan has been building software and hardware products for the past 14 years. Prior to founding Drippler, Matan served in the IDF's elite technology unit, and worked at Go Networks and Alvarion. Matan's passion for tech and gadgets led him to found Drippler, in order to help mobile users make the most of their smartphones and tablets. Drippler has recently reached 5M user and has been recommended by Samsung, Verizon and AT&T.
   
Thomas Sutton
Thomas Sutton, Executive Creative Director, Frog Milan 

Thomas is Executive Creative Director in frog's Milan studio, where he leads inter-disciplinary teams designing inspiring, meaningful solutions to real-world problems. His professional expertise spans research, strategy, design, and engineering, with a special focus on the healthcare sector. Much of Thomas's work focuses on multi-touchpoint systems – including physical devices and digital experiences – in which mobile technology plays a key role as a bridge between online and offline service delivery.  Thomas joined frog from Flextronics, where he established and managed the European industrial design team, and helped build a specialized medical device development capability. 
   
Itay Kahana
Itay Kahana, Co-Founder and CTO, Any.do

Itay is the co-founder and CTO of Any.do. Itay started to program games and computer hacking at the age of 15 and graduated B.A in computer science during the high school.Prior Any.DO, Itay was a security leader at Cellebrite, and a core member of an elite technology unit in the IDF. Fascinated with behavioral engineering, new technologies and solving a real pain, Itay co-founded Any.DO.
   
Barak Danin
Barak Danin, CEO, Uniq UI, and founder, User Experience Israel (UXI)

Barak Danin is an experienced UX designer, devoted UX instructor and the founder of the Israeli UX organization, UXI. Human-Computer Interaction has been Barak's focus since the early 80's and throughout his many years as UI developer and UI/UX team manager. Today, together with his select team of experienced designers at Uniq UI, Barak helps some of the leading companies and startups in Israel reach superb results with their digital products. The annual conference he organizes at UXI sees over 700 participants every year, with prominent international and local speakers, keynotes and workshops.
 
   
Tomer Hen, Internet Entrepreneur

Tomer Hen, an Internet Entrepreneur since 2006. Tomer started his internet trading activity on Ebay at age 13 and has initiated many projects on the Internet (mainly in mobile marketing). Since he had became one of the leading, high-profile Israeli and international Entrepreneurs in the mobile marketing. He has established the mobile Marketing College in 2009 and trained thousands of Alumni's in the setting of frontal workshops and videos as well as teaching hundreds to create an additional income through affiliate mobile marketing. In addition he has launched a training program for SMB in the field of advertisement and site promotion as well as monetization and promotion of Apps on mobile.
   
Ariel Hochstadt
Ariel Hochstadt, Co-Founder, App-Loader

Ariel Hochstadt, Ex-Googler - Where he was Gmail Marketing Manager globally and Regional Marketing Manager for a Israel, South Africa and Greece. Today, Hochstadt is the co-founder of App-Loader - the free Android app creation tool - that allowed thousands of website owners to turn their website into an Android app for free. Hochstadt has a vast knowledge on the best practices of app discovery and the recipe for a successful app. Ariel is an international speaker and lectured in various events in the past year: USA, Portugal, South Africa, Greece, Israel, Romania and many more. 
   
Eran Aharonson, Head of Mobile System Tech, Afeka Tel Aviv College

Eran is an expert in intelligent systems, natural user interfaces, recognition methods, machine learning and mobile products. He founded and served as CEO of Intuitive User Interfaces, an innovative company that simplified smartphone user interfaces utilizing machine learning techniques. Prior to that Eran was the CEO of ART, a leading handwriting and speech recognition company that was acquired by Nuance Communications . He also served as VP of Computational Life Science R&D at Compugen. Eran is currently a lecturer, head of mobile system technology specialization at Afeka College, Software Engineering Department. and head of ACMiX - Afeka Center for Mobile Intelligent Experience. 
   
Levi Shapiro, Partner, JIMMI Fund

Levi Shapiro is a Partner in the JIMMI (Japan-Israel Mobile, Media & IT) Fund, working with Japanese media and tech companies to invest in Israeli start-ups. Concurrently, Mr. Shapiro provides strategic advisory as a Partner at TMT Strategic Advisors. He is an Adjunct Professor in the Media Innovation Lab at IDC Herzliya and oversees the mentoring program for The Hive, a non-profit Accelerator for recent immigrants. His “Unleavened Media” column appears in the Jerusalem Post. Mr. Shapiro organizes the Ad & Social Tech Summit, October 7th. Reach him on LinkedIn, Twitter or email levi.shapiro@gmail.com

 
Ofir Leitner
Ofir Leitner, Founder, MobileMonday Tel Aviv

Ofir is the founder of Mobile Monday Tel Aviv, the official Israeli chapter of the global non-profit organization Mobile Monday, and the founder of the Israel Mobile Summit. Ofir has a rich background in mobile technologies and business practices, dating back to 2003 when he was a consultant to Orange Israel. In 2005, Ofir founded GamearraY, a Jerusalem based startup company known for its award winning user generated mobile gaming platform. In mid 2008 Ofir left GamearraY and became a consultant for Israel's leading mobile startups as well as to Oracle Israel Development Center. 
   
Many more speakers will be updated soon - stay tuned!