Mobile SIG: Mobile broadband software enablers and layered-in applications



  • Topic: Mobile broadband software enablers and layered-in applications

    1)  Skyfire – Mobile browser with integrated applications (i.e. Flash)

    2)  Zannel – Social network enabler with built in applications and outreach with viral consumer campaigns, LBS, iPhone applications and a dynamic Inauguration Channel that provided a front seat to Washington’s Historic Day


    Two Tier I VC funded entities, gaining momentum in the worldwide mobile markets.


    Creating their niche in this multiplatform web 2.0 ecosystem.  Skyfire centric to infrastructure and Zannel compounding subscriber growth daily.


    Please join us to hear these executives share their company overview and specific notions/topics of the mobile/wireless industry.




    6:30-7:00 p.m. Registration / Networking
    7:00-8:00 p.m. Skyfire

    8:05-9:00 p.m. Zannel





    Skyfire:  Raj Singh

    Raj Singh is a mobile industry veteran having worked in all aspects of mobile over the past 9 years. Currently, Raj is Vice President of Business Development for Skyfire, a mobile browser that supports the full web including Flash 8,9, Javascript and Quicktime. Most recently, Raj was the consulting Director of Mobile for Dell assisting them with their global SMS and WAP strategy. Prior to Dell, Raj co-founded Veeker, NBC’s mobile video citizen journalism service and ToneThis, CNET’s top ringtone creation product.


    Raj has also worked in product management and strategy roles for Kodak Mobile, Cellmania, MobiTV, PlayPhone, Tellme, Hungama Mobile and Antenna Software. Raj’s personal projects include Moblexa, a mobile toolbar, PocketTella, a mobile file-sharing service and Pubwalk, an LBS bar-hopping service. Raj is also a mobile advisor to a number of companies including Guba, ChuckD Mobile, Scalado, Movoxx, DeviantArt, Oomble, Klicksports, Muse, BuzzD and several VCs within the valley.


    Raj is a regular mobile writer and speaker including blogging for GotoMobile and previously blogging for O’reilly Emerging Telephony. Raj has also made contributions to a number of mobile user and expert groups including the JCP, MMA and the Bluetooth SIG. For more information, please see


    Zannel:  Adam Zbar CEO

    As the CEO of Zannel the mobile industry’s first Instant Media Network™ service, which allows users to instantly and visually communicate what’s happening now across mobile and the web, including all major social networks.  Zbar served as a consultant on next generation mobile media applications to Infospace, Moviso, and to Disney.  Previously he served as VP of North American distribution at WorldRes, where he and his team managed more than a thousand online travel partners including Travelocity and Yahoo and as VP Business Development and Strategy at KPE a leading interactive agency which is now part of, where he was responsible for securing Mandalay Bay, Warner Home Video, Six Flags, Princess Cruisees and Fox FX as clients.  Adam started his career at McKinsey where we worked as a management consultant.



    1100 Marsh Road
    Menlo Park, CA



    6:30 PM Registration and Networking
    7:00 PM -8:40 PM Presentations



    $15 at the door for non-SDForum members
    No charge for SDForum members
    No registration required

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