Agenda : INTERNET DATING & DATING INDUSTRY CONFERENCE (Cologne 2014)


DAY ONE: September 8, 2014     DAY TWO: September 9, 2014

We expect to finalize the agenda in the coming days ahead.

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AGENDA: PRE-EVENT
BARCELO COLOGNE CITY CENTER | Sunday - September 7, 2014

INTERNET DATING & DATING INDUSTRY CONFERENCE
‡ SPECIAL PRE-CONFERENCE FOR THE ONLINE DATING INDUSTRY (2 PM - 5 PM)

2:00 PM
[SPECIAL ONLINE DATING PRE-CONFERENCE]
‡ Developing a Euro Online Dating Business Strategy [WATCH VIDEO]



Speaker:
Mark Brooks
(CEO & Principal Consultant)
Courtland Brooks & Online Personals Watch
Location: Hapsburg I

PRE-EVENT COCKTAIL RECEPTION

8:00 PM - to - late PM
Pre-Event Cocktail Reception (Free for all delegates)

Location: BFresh Bar (in Hotel Lobby)

- Special Pre-Conference Sessions Require Separate Registration


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AGENDA: DAY ONE
BARCELO COLOGNE CITY CENTER | Monday - September 8, 2014

INTERNET DATING & DATING INDUSTRY CONFERENCE
KEYNOTE ADDRESS

9:00 AM
[Keynote Address] 2013 and Q1-Q3 2014 Review of European Dating: Trends, Business Models, Financials and Mobile [WATCH VIDEO]



Speaker:
Mark Brooks
(CEO & Principal Consultant)
Courtland Brooks & Online Personals Watch
Location: Hohenzollern A+B Room

 
9:45 AM - 10:30 AM
NETWORKING BREAK
Hohenzollern Foyer
 
SPEED NETWORKING SESSION

10:30 AM
Speed Networking Session

Location: Hohenzollern A+B Room

 
DATING SCAM UPDATE

11:15 AM
Methods of Scammers in the Dating Space [WATCH VIDEO]



Speaker:
Wayne May
(CEO)
Scam Survivors


Kari-anne Liebling
(Co-Founder)
Scam Survivors
Location: Hohenzollern A+B Room

 
12:00 Noon - 1:30 PM
LUNCH
Hotel Restaurant
 
CEO THERAPY SESSION 1

1:30 PM
CEO Therapy [WATCH VIDEO]



Speaker:
Teresa Fritsch
(Project Manager)
Landwirt Flirt
Location: Hohenzollern A+B Room

 
ONLINE DATING AFFILIATES IN EUROPE

1:45 PM
Mobile Affiliate Marketing Strategies for Dating in Europe [WATCH VIDEO]



Speaker:
Dennis Hooijenga
(Channel Manager)
Daisycon


Ashley Christie
(CEO)
The Mobile Hub


James Coggles
(European Director of Business Development)
Neverblue
Location: Hohenzollern A+B Room

 
VIRTUAL DATING BUSINESS MODELS

2:30 PM
Virtual Dating Assistants in Europe [WATCH VIDEO]



Speaker:
Matthieu Banas
(CEO)
Net Dating Assistant
Location: Hohenzollern A+B Room

 
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
NETWORKING BREAK
Hohenzollern Foyer
 
FRENCH DATING MARKET

3:30 PM
The French Online dating Market and SAAS Market [WATCH VIDEO]



Speaker:
Francesco Nuzzolo
(France Manager)
Dating Factory
Location: Hohenzollern A+B Room

 
MOBILE DATING STRATEGY

4:00 PM
Applying Mobile and Voice Technologies in the Dating Industry


Speaker:
Dieter Plaßman
(CTO)
Net-M
Location: Hohenzollern A+B Room

 
DATING PAYMENTS

4:30 PM
European Dating Payments Panel [WATCH VIDEO]



Speaker:
Martin Thor
(Sales Manager of Mobile Entertainment)
Dimoco


Alessandro Bruno-Bossio
(Head of Sales)
Neteller


Can Iscan
(Vice President of Business Development)
Onebip by Neomobile


Thomas Pinter
(Head of New Business Digital Entertainment)
paysafecard
Location: Hohenzollern A+B Room

EVENING COCKTAIL RECEPTION

8:00 PM - to - late PM
11th Annual iDate Evening Party

Location: Brvegel Deluxe
Hohenzollernring 17

Tel: +49 221 25 25 79




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AGENDA: DAY TWO
BARCELO COLOGNE CITY CENTER | Tuesday - September 9, 2014

INTERNET DATING & DATING INDUSTRY CONFERENCE
8:45 AM - 5:00 PM
Registration & Exhibit Hall opens
Hohenzollern Foyer
 
FACEBOOK AND THE DATING BUSINESS

9:00 AM
Facebook and the Dating Industry


Speaker:
Clive Ryan
(Regional Director, Northern Europe)
Facebook
Location: Hohenzollern A+B Room

 
9:45 AM - 10:30 AM
NETWORKING BREAK
Hohenzollern Foyer
 
DATING BUSINESS CONVERSIONS

10:30 AM
Social Dating in the E.U.


Speaker:
Alistair Shrimpton
(European Director of Development)
Meetic
Location: Hohenzollern A+B Room

 
MOBILE OBSERVATIONS

11:15 AM
The Specifics of the European Dating Market – an Experience Report


Speaker:
Michael Reul
(CEO)
Traffic Partner
Location: Hohenzollern A+B Room

 
12:00 Noon - 1:30 PM
LUNCH
 
DATING ALGORITHMS

1:30 PM
Dating Website Empowerment via Graph Databases



Speaker:
Stefan Armbruster
(Senior Consultant)
Neo4J Technologies
Location: Hohenzollern A+B Room

 
PIVOTING A DATING BUSINESS

2:15 PM
10 Years of Online and Mobile Dating Tracking Data



Speaker:
Pascal Fantou
(Dating Affiliate & CEO)
cogito ergo Business Development
Location: Hohenzollern A+B Room

 
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
NETWORKING BREAK
Hohenzollern Foyer
 
FINAL PANEL DEBATE

3:30 PM
Final Panel Debate


Speaker:
Mark Brooks
(CEO & Principal Consultant)
Courtland Brooks & Online Personals Watch


Wayne May
(CEO)
Scam Survivors


Tanya Fathers
(CEO)
Dating Factory


Clive Ryan
(Regional Director, Northern Europe)
Facebook


Alistair Shrimpton
(European Director of Development)
Meetic


Henning Wiechers
(CEO & Über-Affiliate)
Metaflake


Ashley Christie
(CEO)
The Mobile Hub


Jacob Mogensen
(CEO)
PlusService.dk
Location: Hohenzollern A+B Room

AFTER EVENT PARTY

8:00 PM +
METAFLAKE AND iDATE PARTY
Location: Kokett Bar Altenberger Straße 11
50668 Köln
Tel: +49 221 12 18 46
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