Location Business Summit USA (LBS)

Venue: Hyatt Place

Location: San Jose, California, United States

Event Date/Time: Oct 16, 2012 End Date/Time: Oct 17, 2012
Early Registration Date: Aug 24, 2012
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How to unlock – and monetize – the power of location based services by creating a business strategy that is fine-tuned to deliver significant new revenue

The 4th Annual Location Business Summit USA is back! The biggest meeting place for hands on knowledge and networking within the mobile and location industry. Continuing on from the massive success of last year’s events in Silicon Valley and Amsterdam, join the biggest and best companies in the community at the most influential LBS focused summit in the world.

Form partnerships, compare trends and forge new business ventures - download the brochure now

Real-time mobile location-based advertising and marketing is forecasted to grow from $244 million in 2011 to $6.2 billion in 2016. Berg Insight

Realise the potential of LBS and find out how your company can cash in.

There are now 6 billion mobile users in the world. Among them, one fifth are already using LBS...and three times that number is planning to do so in the future. Mobile Life

With smart phones sales continuing their unprecedented growth, don’t get left behind - make sure that your mobile strategies are as up-to-date as your customers .

Once again, we will bring together senior executives from across the location ecosystem, all of them eager to compare experiences, discuss business-critical issues, pool their knowledge, identify potential partnerships and – this year, more than ever before –discuss monetization strategies

And quite simply, I hope you will be able to join us.

Get to grips with the importance of location – download the brochure now to find out how you can get a slice of the action to maximise your revenue!

The event was a good collection of perspectives of the business and monetization aspects of the LBS space. Very interesting, especially to get a chance to view so many up and comers and new entrants who are spurring innovations in this area.
Sati Banjeree, Technology Strategist, Intel Corportaion

Join the Mobile Revolution & Maximize Your Profits:

Unbeatable Business Models: Understand the latest strategies for monetizing LBS – and why free services can still mean big profits
Location Based Marketing: Proven methods to target your audience effectively, maximize conversion rates and the metrics that enable you to measure your return on investment
Indoor Location: The rapid extension of mapping and navigating the ‘Great Indoors’ and how your business can fully cash in
‘Closing the Loop’: NFC,QR codes and other m-payment technologies that enable you to track the customer from first interaction to transaction – and how to select the most appropriate tools
The Power of Data: Learn how to optimize the value of your data – expert advice on improving accuracy, turnaround, and quality
Social Location: Capitalize on SoLoMo, and find out how to massively increase your reach and relevance by optimizing contextual data
These are just a few of the issues being covered. Click here to find out more information.

A great event to network and hear the opinions of industry leaders.
Rob Palfreyman, CEO, Sensewhere

Learn from the leading experts across the location space

The key players from across the Location ecosystem will be represented, discussing the latest trends and challenges in the industry.

And that's not all....

Make the partnerships that will propel your business forward with 150+ senior location executives: By offering range of sessions – location based marketing and indoor positioning to social location and consumer engagement - this event attracts senior-level executives from across the location value chain, including brands and agencies
Network and do business in an informal environment: Our ample networking breaks and social event mean that the Location Business Summit is the perfect cross-pollination venue for the entire location industry
2 days of executive insight to strategies for 2012: With over 30 speakers sharing case-studies, knowledge on panel debates and market forecasts, create your individual conference experience and benchmark your business against the leaders in the field
This conference made many ‘unexpected’ connections for me. I had far more connectivity with the attendees than expected.
Richard Fuller, Associate Business Development Director, Broadcom

Download the brochure to find out more

But don’t just take our word for it; see what the whole location community has to say...

The summit provided good insight into the views and industry leaders as to the issues and roadmaps facing the industry.
Mark Shepard, Senior Commercial Manager, Sensis

Congratulations for all the team. The event was great. A lot of innovation was spoken during the event. Very productive!
Michell Jabur , Innovation & Technology Manager, Golsat
The conference was a good size - small enough to talk to a lot of attendees, but big enough to have a variety of speakers and workshops.
Gwen Byard, Product Manager, Trimble

In short, The Location Business Summit USA will provide viable solutions to issues you’ve been grappling with, and enable you to fine-tune – or even draw up – powerful, revenue-oriented strategies for 2012 and beyond.

Download the brochure now to develop the knowledge and know-how you need to navigate a successful path through turbulence, privacy issues, fragmentation and other barriers to success – all in two dynamic, fact-filled days

With the industry demanding to hear from consumer brands, agencies, developers, mobile operators and content providers, The Location Business Summit is the platform to bring together key players in the industry together to tackle these burning issues.

Book now and you’ll also be up-to-speed with the latest trends in location based marketing, technologies that will dominate the indoors, the real truth about what brands really want from their LBS solution and how to make sure your marketing doesn’t make you appear to be some sort of stalker.

Attend The Location Business Summit USA and be part of the latest debate around social location and discover the real value of your location data – all with the focus firmly on claiming your share of the growing revenues.

Register today for in-depth sessions, case studies and controversial debates from the industry gurus – all in two packed days of intensive learning and networking.

I look forward to meeting you in San Jose, 16 – 17 October 2012!

Best regards,

Aoife Gaffney
VP Location North America & Europe
M for Mobile
+44 (0) 207 375 7521 (UK)


Hyatt Place
282 Almaden Boulevard
San Jose
United States