Calgary-based startup Robots and Pencils, together with Rogers and Norton Rose, are hosting the first annual Super Mobile Con.
Super Mobile Con is a "must-see" half-day mobile conference for Alberta’s business leaders, early adopters and creative professionals. The event is a and is a unique opportunity for participants to share, network, and discuss mobile strategy, according to the Canadian startup. It aims to combine business leaders with the engineers and artists behind mobile apps, Robots and Pencils says.
The keynote speaker is Jouari Santiago, head of entertainment products at Shaw Communications. Other speakers include Darren Hailes from WestJet, Perry Coultrup of Digital TransCanada, and Dan Haight from Dark Horse Analytics.
“As more organizations transition to using mobile apps to improve efficiency, help their employees with job functions, and reach customers, it is imperative that key decision makers within our local corporations learn about the power of this new technology," says Doug Junor, chief business officer at Robots and Pencils. "We created Super Mobile Con to help showcase some of the successful local mobile adopters and to provide an opportunity for the greater business community to learn how to harness this tool within their organization."
This inaugural event takes place at Hotel Arts in Calgary on May 14 from 12pm to 6pm. Tickets are $60.