Mobile Monday Phenomenon Comes to Montreal

    MONTREAL, March 31 /CNW Telbec/ - The mobile industry in Montreal
received a boost today; now Montreal mobile industry professionals can be a
part of the Mobile Monday phenomenon. With Montreal being such a strong player
in the mobile messaging, gaming, advertising and voice to text arena, Mobile
Monday Montreal (MOMOMO) will bring people in the industry together on the
first Monday of every month to share ideas, network and discuss issues in the
mobile industry.

    The first Mobile Monday Montreal event will be held on:

    Date: Monday April 14, 2008, from 5:30pm - 8:00pm

    Location: Newtown - 1476 Crescent Street, Montreal, Quebec, H3G 2B6

    Topic: What's next for the cell phone industry in Canada? How the mobile
    industry can deliver upon the mobile media promise.

    Robert Turcotte-
        Vice-President Business Development and Interactive Media
        programming, RDS
    Sylvain Langlois-
        Vice-President General Manager Astral Media Radio Interactive
    Stéphane Bousquet-
        Director Strategy and Business Development Internet and Digital
        Services Radio-Canada
    Luc Cormier- VP Research, Cossette Communications

    RSVP at: by Thursday April 10th

    Cost: this event is free for people in the Montreal Mobile and technology

    "Mobile Monday Montreal is intended to bring together Montreal's mobile
community and companies in this space," said Beverly Wilks, Co-Founder of
MOMOMO. "This event is about sharing ideas, it's about networking, and it's
about sharing unique mobile expertise and experiences."
    The concept of Mobile Monday started in Helsinki six years ago with an
idea to bring the members of the mobile industry, including academics and
business, together in an open forum to discuss ideas and to network. Presently
there are over 50 Mobile Monday chapters around the world including;
Amsterdam, Tokyo, Silicon Valley and New York City; just to name a few. The
goal of Mobile Monday is to encourage innovation within the mobile sector;
facilitate networking between small and large companies; present innovative
visions, trend, studies and forecasts from the mobile marketplace; facilitate
and create partnerships; and to encourage networking among the professionals
in the mobile and telecomm industries.

    About Mobile Monday Montreal

    Mobile Monday Montreal (MOMOMO) is a community of mobile professionals
and mobile industry visionaries, developers and influencers whose goal is to
foster cooperation and business development through networking events to share
ideas, best practices and trends. The open community promotes the mobile
industry and fosters cooperation and networking among people in the industry
and their companies by providing opportunities for contacts. MOMOMO is a non
profit organization.

For further information:

For further information: Beverly Wilks, (514) 887-2252,

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