Preview: The New Future

July 24, 2020

Dear Friends,

Trust this note finds you and yours safe and healthy.

Our community knows that Mobile Future Forward is quintessentially focused on data-driven strategic discussions. We are about answering the critical investment questions, giving you a window into how your customers and partners think and where they are putting the resources. So, you will leave the summit with insights that you can put into use right away and shape the trajectory of your product roadmaps in a more meaningful way.

What should you expect from this year’s summit: The New Future?

Our good friend and industry legend, Glenn Lurie, President & CEO of Synchronoss has a preview of what we will be discussing at the summit. Take a listen and plan on joining us on September 9-10th.

We are putting together a stellar program that will give you an unvarnished view into the minds of the movers and shakers who will shape the coming decade. Your strategy and roadmap will be influenced by your participation.

State of the Union and the Decade ahead
Chetan Sharma, CEO, Chetan Sharma Consulting

Monetizing 5G
Glenn Lurie, President & CEO, Synchronoss

5G – Economics, Competition & Opportunities
Anne Chow, CEO, AT&T Business
Tami Erwin, Group CEO, Verizon Business
Neville Ray, President – Technology, T-Mobile
Ina Fried, Chief Technology Correspondent, Axios
Erik Ekudden, CTO, Ericsson
Pardeep Kohli, Founder and CEO, Mavenir
Craig Moffett, Founder, MoffettNathanson
Milo Medin, VP – Wireless Services, Google
Jon Fortt, Anchor – Squawk Alley, CNBC

Board Strategy – Governing through Crises
Dan Hesse, Former CEO, Sprint; Board – Akamai, PNC
Patricia Russo, Chairwoman, HPE; Board – GM, Merck, KKR
John Stanton, Founder – Trilogy, Board – Microsoft, Costco

WFH Transformation and Implications
Rahul Patel, SVP and GM – Networking and Connectivity, Qualcomm

Rebooting Medicine
Dr. Kalil Abdullah, Neurosurgeon, UTSMC
Dr. Jennifer Schneider, MD, President, Livongo
Ralph Simon, CEO and Founder, Mobilium

Building Resilient Supply-Chains
Susan Johnson, EVP – Supply Chains, AT&T
Prakash Arunkundrum, Head of Global Operations and Manufacturing, Logitech
Biju Nair, CEO and President, HYLA Mobile

Transforming experiences with XR
Josh Sackman, President & Cofounder, AppliedVR
Alex Rodriguez, Global Head of Telco Partnerships, Niantic Labs

Automation with Robotics
Melonee Wise, CEO, Fetch Robotics
Ludwig Siegele, US Technology Editor, The Economist

Empowering AI/ML
Gary Miles, CMO, Amdocs

Rethinking CyberSecurity
Mike Kijewski, CEO & Founder, Medcrypt
Niloofar Razi Howe, former CSO – RSA; Board – Morgan Stanley, IREX
Rodger Desai, CEO and Founder, Payfone
Dr. Mahesh Saptharishi, CTO, Motorola Solutions

Investing in the Connected Intelligence Future
Ken Denman, Venture Partner, Sway Ventures

… more speakers to be announced

Over the course of the last 10 years, we at Mobile Future Forward have never shied away from exploring the future to understand the trajectories of technologies, business models and their impact on industries and societies. We firmly believe that our industry will lead the rejuvenation of the global economy.

It is shaping up to be the most consequential event of the year.

If you would like to partner with us, please get in touch with us – info AT MobileFutureForward DOT com.

Please join us for the New Future.

Best wishes,
Chetan Sharma