Speakers 2011

(The complete list coming up end of this week)



Paul Skeldon,
Freelance Journalist

Jörg Ruwe, holder of a degree in Engineering and Industrial Engineering, is the Managing Director of Sevenval GmbH. Since 2001, Jörg Ruwe has held several positions within Sevenval. 


Olivier Milcent,
CMO Momac

Olivier Milcent has 15 years of experience in multi-channel strategies, customer interfaces and management of mobile media projects for operators, enterprises and media groups.

At Momac, Olivier leads the group Marketing, Communications and Products, in addition to his overall responsibility of Momac France. Olivier holds a Masters of Science in Management and Marketing from Institut Supérieur de Commerce de Paris.

Momac is a leading mobile technology provider dedicated to helping communications service providers (CSPs) and operators improve their customer relationships through mobile interfaces such as mobile portals and apps.
With a comprehensive set of cloud-based tools and services, Momac enables operators to transform their traditional portals into consumer-centric mobile interfaces, improving customer experience management and marketing operations on mobile devices. Clients include Vodafone, Telefonica, Orange, Three, KPN, T-Mobile, MSN, and others.
As an international company, Momac has offices in Rotterdam, London, Paris and Miami and commercially serves more than 27 countries.


Jörg Ruwe,
Managing Director, Sevenval GmbH

Jörg Ruwe, holder of a degree in Engineering and Industrial Engineering, is the Managing Director of Sevenval GmbH. Since 2001, Jörg Ruwe has held several positions within Sevenval. Most recently, he was in charge of software development and product management. When Sevenval AG was transformed into the Sevenval GmbH in 2009, he was appointed Managing Director. Before joining Sevenval, he worked in different positions in the industrial sector and business consulting segment. Jörg Ruwe studied Telecommunications Engineering at the University of the German Armed Forces in Hamburg and Industrial Engineering at FernUni Hagen. He is a member of the professional group "Mobile" of the German Association for the Digital


Mark Challinor,
Director of Mobile, The Telegraph Media Group

Mark Challinor is director of mobile for Telegraph Media Group in London, England. He is responsible for all mobile and tablet services/apps for one of the world's major media groups. Mark has 20+ years inside newspapers/media, holding senior commercial roles previously at Trinity Mirror (Daily Mirror, Sunday Mirror) and Associated Newspapers (Daily Mail, Mail on Sunday, Metro) and now The Telegraph. In between The Mail and Telegraph, Mark spent five years in the mobile consultancy arena, with clients from a diverse field: from Metallica and Girls Aloud music groups to major newspaper groups in Australia and India. He also sits on the Code of Advertising Practice board (CAP) for the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA), deciding what is legal, decent, honest and truthful in high profile sales promotional campaigns. He is a member of the INMA Board of Directors and is a past president of the association's Europe Division.


Klaus Jansen-Knor,
Senior Vice President, CellPoint Mobile Inc. and Mobey Forum Business Workgroup Member

CellPoint Mobile is a boutique software development company headquartered in Miami, Florida. CellPoint provides services, software, and infrastructure products supporting Fortune 500 companies in the mobile channel. Klaus work is dedicated to help mobilizing enterprise businesses. He has worked for more than 17 years in the media and telecommunications sector post his masters program in senior director positions for companies such as Axel Springer and Mobileway, one of the pioneers in global mobile services. Before he joined CellPoint Mobile, Klaus was the EMEA Sales Director of Sybase.s mCommerce business unit focusing on the financial services sector. Klaus is active in several European workgroups defining standards for mobilepayment and retail services. He is a speaker in demand at international events on the subject of mobile retail and mobile financial services.


Sascha Langfus,
Managing Director, Sevenval GmbH

In his role as Executive Vice President, Sascha is responsible for Sevenval’s global strategic direction. He also manages the sales strategy of the company and its partner business. Sascha has built his experience with the telecommunication and software sector since 1998, when he experienced the market from a sales perspective as an account manager at E-Plus mobile communications. He worked in leading positions at companies such as atlantic telecom or Xerox Global Services in London. Sascha has been working for Sevenval since 2005 now and represents Sevenval’s portfolio and the multi-channel web as an expert globally.


Mario Leo,
General Manager, Result Consulting

Mario Leo possesses a communication engineering degree and has worked for over 15 years in the Telecommunication industry. More than 10 years in Executive International roles, spending time in the UK, USA, Australia and Malaysia. In 2008 Mario founded RESULT Consulting GmbH and is acting General Manager.
In early 2010 RESULT Sports was formed, which is a dedicated subsidiary of RESULT Consulting and its sole purpose is “New Media” in Sports. From the BVB FAN FON (Simcard for Fans) to Social Media check-ins at venues, RESULT Sports tailors the individual needs for a successful strategy.
Mario Leo holds a diploma in Football Management and is a certified Venue Manager.


Carsten Szameitat,
Editor of www.GFM-Nachrichten.de and CEO, 11 Prozent Communication

Carsten Szameitat is a observer of the digital market. He examine carefully the new business portfolio fort he media- and advertising industry. As the editor of the print publication GFM Nachrichten www.gfm-nachrichten.de/ www.gfm-news.com, which have the items telecommunication/ mobile, social media, IPTV, eGame Marketing, he gives an overview to his partners. Carsten tracks the development of the digital markets since 2006. Also he organizes the biggest Eastern-European congress fair M-Days - The home of MOBILE, the App-Days and many more. Before that Carsten founded 11 Prozent Communcation with his wife Angelique and he worked for the brands Red Bull, Henkel & Söhnlein and Weinkellerei Gallo in the marketing branch.