Lansing Mobile Monday Michigan Chapter Kick-off Event Focuses on Privacy in Mobile Marketing

Mobile privacy issues take center stage as Lansing launches local chapter of state-wide mobile / wireless networking and education organization 

LANSING, MI – February 19, 2012 – “Mobile marketing; what you need to know about privacy” is the topic for the kick-off event of the recently announced Lansing chapter of Mobile Monday Michigan.

The event takes place on February 27th at 5:30 p.m. at Wireless Developer, Inc., located at 2875 Northwind Drive #200, in East Lansing, and will feature the expertise of Robert Kamal, President of Michigan-based KoHorts IT and Board Member of the Mobile Technology Association of Michigan.

Mr. Kamal is an expert on privacy issues as they relate to mobile marketing and advertising, and he’ll be sharing that expertise with Mobile Monday Lansing attendees as he discusses:

  • Privacy basics
  • Technology issues
  • Legal landscape
  • Common pitfalls
  • Best practices.

Networking begins at 5:30 p.m. and presentations start at 6:00 p.m. Due to space limitations, reservations are required to attend and may be made at http://meetup.com/MoMoLansing. There is no fee to attend meetings of any chapter of Mobile Monday Michigan.

Mobile Monday Lansing is the latest expansion of the state-wide Mobile Monday Michigan mobile / wireless technology networking and education organization. Additional chapters are located in Ann Arbor, Detroit and Grand Rapids. Mobile Monday Michigan is a branch of the international Helsinki, Finland-based Mobile Monday organization having over 100 chapters in 60+ countries worldwide.

Mobile Monday Michigan chapters are sponsored statewide by the Mobile Technology Association of Michigan (MTAM), a non-profit trade association for Michigan’s mobile / wireless technology industry.

For more information about Mobile Monday Lansing, please contact Brennan Hayden at bh@wda.us or Linda Daichendt at Linda@GoMobileMichigan.org .

 

About Mobile Monday Michigan:

Mobile Monday Michigan, a division of the Mobile Technology Association of Michigan, is a branch of Mobile Monday, an international community of mobile industry visionaries, developers, influential individuals, and users fostering cooperation and cross-company business development. Mobile Monday Michigan executes on these objectives thru its Ann Arbor, Detroit, Grand Rapids and Lansing chapters to-date, by delivering a balanced approach of business and technical content from within the Michigan business community, as well as beyond our State. Those interested in learning more can find the group’s website at http://MobileMondayMichigan.org; and information about the International organization can be found at http://MobileMonday.net.

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About MTAM

MTAM is a non-profit trade association for Michigan’s mobile / wireless (connected) technologies industry and businesses in all industries utilizing those technologies. We are the first state-based mobile/wireless industry trade association in the U.S., and our mission is: • to facilitate conversation/collaboration between varied sectors of the mobile/wireless eco-system; serve as the bridge to enable diverse organizations to understand each other’s perspectives and needs in order to drive new innovation and opportunities involving these technologies; • to increase the use of, and demand for, Michigan-based mobile/wireless technology products and services in-state, nationally and globally; • to increase the productivity and profitability of every industry vertical in Michigan via the use of these technologies; • to create sustainable jobs and increased entrepreneurial opportunities in the state based on the use of these technologies, thereby achieving substantial growth of Michigan’s economy; • and to help the communities we serve via the use of these technologies. We are also the statewide producer of Mobile Monday Michigan – a mobile / wireless industry networking and education organization which is a branch of the international Mobile Monday organization based in Finland. Here in Michigan we currently have 4 chapters (Detroit, Ann Arbor, Lansing and Grand Rapids) with over 3000+ members statewide.
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