Mobile Growth Summit 2018 Announces Details on Cryptocurrency and Virtual Reality Sessions, Plus New Speakers from Facebook, Burner And Others

Last chance to buy tickets online for North America’s premier mobile growth conference, taking place February 7 – 8 in San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO – Mobile Growth Fellowship, the mobile industry’s largest network of user acquisition and growth professionals, has added dozens of leading industry experts to the agenda for next week’s fourth-annual Mobile Growth Summit. Taking place February 7 – 8 in San Francisco, Mobile Growth Summit 2018 is expected to be the largest gathering of mobile-only growth and marketing professionals of the year.

The Summit will welcome several leading cryptocurrency experts to the stage, including:

  • Richard Titus, Angel & ICO Investor, Andronik Ltd.
  • Japheth Dillman, Managing Director, Block Bits Capital
  • David Mata, Managing Partner, Block Bits Capital
  • Mikhail Vakhrin, CEO, DCEX
  • David Yom, Crypto Markets Lead, Kraken
  • Gary Baiton, Senior Advisor, Crypto Law Group
  • Satish Ambati, C-founder, Bunker Capital.

Cryptocurrency topics to be discussed include “How Blockchain Will Revolutionize Digital Advertising,” “Upcoming ICOs to Watch,” “Cryptocurrency Investment Best-Practices,” “Cryptocurrency Regulations To Know,” and more.

New this year is a special “Calibrate VR” track covering the impact of Virtual and Augmented Reality on the mobile ecosystem, including such topics as: “What Mobile AR/VR Investors Are Looking For,” “Empowering Customers Through Augmented Reality,” “How Entertainment Brands Are Using Mobile AR/VR To Connect With Customers,” “What’s Next For Mobile AR/VR?” and “How Mobile AR/VR Is Driving Medical Innovation.”

“Calibrate VR” features C-level executives from many of the most innovative companies in the space, including:

  • Dave Nickens, Mobile Director,
  • Tipatat Chennavasin, General Partner, The Venture Reality Fund
  • John Koetsier, CEO, Genesis Reality & Mobile Economist, TUNE
  • Ryan Wuerch, CEO, Dosh
  • Karen Morgan, Founder & Creative Director, Soma Innovation Lab
  • E.C. Morgan, CEO, Soma Innovation Lab
  • Erik Murphy-Chutorian, Founder & CEO, 8th Wall
  • Hans Hartman, President, Suite 48 Analytics
  • Mark Atkinson, CEO, Mursion, Inc.
  • Nanea Reeves, CEO & Co-Founder, TRIPP
  • James Blaha, CEO & Co-Founder, Vivid Vision.

Other new speakers added to the agenda include Stan Chudnovsky, Head of Product, Facebook Messenger; Greg Cohn, CEO, Burner; and Zephrin Lasker, Head of Ecommerce, Viber, all of whom will speak on a panel moderated by Terry Hsiao, Chairman of Hook Mobile, on “Exploring The Modern Mobile Messaging Ecosystem.”

The panelists join other speakers on mobile app growth, engagement, retention and monetization from dozens of the largest app companies in the world, including Google, Lyft, Reddit, Reuters, Health IQ, Topps, Yelp, Good&Co, Playtika and many more. More than 100 speakers in total will appear across four stages.

Sponsors of this year’s event include: Facebook, Google, StormX, 1APP, Adjust, AerServ, AppsFlyer, App Annie, Liftoff, MoPub, Leanplum, Tenjin, Tango Card, Aarki, Apptopia, InMobi, IQ Zone, Blind Ferret, Headway Digital, StoreMaven, Twine Data, Mobusi, Kochava, Adperio, Curate Mobile Ltd., Enhance, AdAction Interactive, Qualaroo, Gummicube, Opera Events, Glispa, ADorable, AdXperience, Motive Interactive, Remerge, SOOMLA, Cross Audience, Hubscale and Jampp.

Online registration ends February 6th. For a full list of speakers and to register for the event, visit

About Mobile Growth Fellowship

The Mobile Growth Fellowship (MGF) is a global mobile media company providing mobile marketing professionals with frontline content and community events to help grow their app businesses. Drawing on its roots as a not-for-profit organization dedicated to education, the MGF is committed to building the world’s most helpful, friendly and knowledgeable community of mobile experts. Events prioritize community and content quality above all else, attracting a high-caliber audience of mobile marketers, developers and user acquisition managers working in games, commerce and other app categories, as well as executives representing Adtech, Martech and data companies. For more information, visit and follow MGF on Twitter @myMobileGrowth.