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.

We require lecturers for for the 2014 Cologne conference. If interested in speaking, please click here Only the following will be considered: experts in dating and mobile dating, marketing experts, dating business owners, Fortune 1000 companies, new technologies, mobile telecommunications & venture capitalists

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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


Register by December 31 and save $380

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




Register by December 31 and save $380

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
Directions

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