The 4YFN (Four Years from Now) Startup Event returns to Mobile World Congress Americas September 12-14, in Los Angeles with over 200 participating startup, investor and corporate organizations. Located in the LACC’s West Hall, the 4YFN program offers unique activities such as inspirational keynote talks, open innovation pitch presentations, accelerator programs, community outreach opportunities and custom networking activities.
For the latest information on 4YFN activities, visit: www.mwcamericas.com/experiences/4yfn.
Women4Tech Speakers Announced
Spanning the three days of Mobile World Congress Americas, the Women4Tech program will kick off with a speed coaching and networking session a 4YFN panel discussion on Wednesday, September 12, followed by the Women4Tech Summit on Thursday, September 13. In the Summit, senior-level speakers will highlight leading practices and creative solutions to increase diversity in the workplace. Confirmed speakers participating in the broad Women4Tech program include:
- Ivo Lukas, Founder and CEO, 24Notion
- Susanne Birgersdotter, Entrepreneur and Investor
- Mondy Herndon, VP, Direct to Consumer and Digital, The Honest Company
- Chris Pantoya, SVP, Global Head of Mobile and Direct-to-Consumer, NBA
- Kathrin Buvac, Chief Strategy Officer, Nokia
- Jessica April, VP, Global Partnerships and Program Management, Reuters
- Joan O’Connor, Director, Think Purple Ltd.
Prominent Global Companies Participating at Mobile World Congress Americas
The GSMA announced that Mastercard has been confirmed as an event Featured Sponsor and Fortune as an Official Media Partner, alongside several other new exhibitors and participating companies for Mobile World Congress Americas, including: ARM, Cisco, Dell, Gemalto, Google, IBM, Infosys, JMA Wireless, Kore Telematics, Mavenir, McAfee, Synchronoss and VMware. They join previously confirmed participating companies Accenture, American Express OPEN, Ericsson, G+D Mobile Security, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Nokia Solutions and Networks, Qualcomm, Samsung Electronics America, Samsung Networks, Sprint, Syniverse, TELUS and Verizon.
For more information on the Mobile World Congress Americas exhibition, visit: www.mwcamericas.com/exhibition/.
July 5, 2018