Long-time mobile industry player Raj Singh will present a session at this year’s Over the Air. Raj will be seeking to have a discussion amongst mobile peers about opportunities in emerging markets. He’ll lead with a brief presentation of some of the trends he’s seen but where is this going. In some ways, emerging markets are mode advanced than advanced markets and may present a larger business opportunity.
Attendees will learn:
- What are the products in emerging markets?
- What are the business models?
- What opportunities exist?
Raj Singh is a mobile industry veteran having worked in all aspects of mobile over the past 11 years. Currently, Raj is the Co-Founder of YumYum Labs developing applications in mobile health. Most recently, Raj was the Vice President of Business Development for Skyfire, a mobile browser that supports full Flash rendering. Previously, Raj was consulting with Dell Mobile assisting them with their global SMS and WAP strategy. Prior to Dell, Raj co-founded venture-funded Veeker, NBC’s mobile video citizen journalism service and boot-strapped ToneThis, CNET’s top downloaded ringtone creation product.
Raj has also worked in product management, engineering, strategy and consulting roles for Kodak Mobile, Cellmania, MobiTV, PlayPhone, Tellme, Samsung, Hungama Mobile and Antenna Software. Raj’s personal projects include GameChalk, an SMS multi-player game service and Pubwalk, an LBS bar-hopping service. Raj is also a mobile advisor to numerous companies including Movoxx, Nearverse, Buzzd, Textopoly and several VCs within the valley.
Raj is a regular mobile writer and speaker including formal and guest blogging for GotoMobile, O’reilly Emerging Telephony and VisionMobile. Raj has also made contributions to a number of mobile user and expert groups including the JCP, MMA and the Bluetooth SIG. For more information, please see www.rajansingh.com.