City Breakouts – Prague 2015

The Perfect Blend of Cocktails, Content, Billing and Traffic

New for Prague, we give delegates an opportunity to enjoy a change of scene with like-minded colleagues as they gather in three of the finest cocktail bars in Prague – with some of the most highly skilled bar tenders in the world! With an emphasis on casual informality, these networking events are hosted by a number of leading providers; eager to meet and discuss the general themes of each breakout session.

11th November
City Breakouts 1
Venue Hosts Sponsor/Company Talking Points

“Legal, Regulatory & Premium Content”

Complimentary Drinks with Delegate Badge

Bar & Books

16:45 to 17:30

Tynska 19

Robert Cole Interconnect Legal
  • Contesting AIT disputes
  • Enforcing and understanding your contractual rights
  • Media & marketing contracts – defining key terms and scope
  • Handling Volume Disputes
  • Tactical planning before litigation
  • PPPs and Consumer Contracts Regulation
Richard Peaker Interconnect Legal
Peter Welburn Welburn & Co
Neil Penny MCP
Jeremy Flynn Empello
David O’Malley  
Neil Paterson mLaw
Kevin Dawson Oxygen 8

“UK Telemedia & Carrier Billing”

Complimentary Drinks with Delegate Badge

Bugsy’s

16:45 to 17:30

Parizska 10

(entrance on Kostecne)

Rory Maguire AIME
  • Update on challenges in the UK market
  • MNO actions on Payforit, PSMS and the 120 days rule
  • Promoting carrier commerce/financial inclusion
  • FINCCLUDE membership benefits
  • Gaining proportionate regulation to support PRS expansion
  • Monetising mobile games
John BaRoss FINCCLUDE
Chris Newell ImplusePay
Claire McLaughlin BBC
Michael Whelan txtnation
Tony Pearce GamesGRABR
Simon Brennan Oxygen 8
James Harrison  

“International Traffic, SMS & IPRS”

Cash Bar

Black Angel’s

17:00 to 17:45

Staromestske namestf 29

Piero Bertini Phonegroup
  • Internationalisation – evaluating new international markets
  • Fighting false answering services FAS and hi-jacking
  • Anti-fraud tools
  • Overcoming varied compliance and advertising challenges
Fabio Preda  
Gavin Dent Empello
Rufat Mehmed  
Hassan Mansour Spactron
Josef Bruckschlogl kwak
Fadi Hussein International Premium
Mark Smith Oxygen 8
Warren Platt Mobile Life
Tim Williams Felix Telecom
Eric Pomeroy Arribacom
11th November
City Breakouts 2
Venue Hosts Sponsor/Company Talking Points

“Legal, Regulatory & UK Telemedia”

Complimentary Drinks with Delegate Badge

Bar & Books

17:45 to 19:00

Tynska 19

Robert Cole Interconnect Legal
  • Handling complaint levels
  • MNOs enforcement of PFI mandate
  • Media & marketing contracts – defining key terms and scope
  • Using customer data to enhance compliance
  • Gaining proportionate regulation to support PRS expansion
  • Monetising mobile games
  • Consumer Contracts Regulation
Richard Peaker Interconnect Legal
Peter Welburn Welburn & Co
Chris Newell ImpulsePay
Simon Brennan Oxygen 8
James Harrison  
Jeremy Flynn Empello
David O’Malley  
Neil Paterson mLaw
Tony Pagham MCP

“Carrier Billing & Premium Content”

Cash Bar

Black Angel’s

18:00 to 19:00

Staromestske namestf 29

Michael Whelan txtnation
  • User acquisition through carrier billing
  • Customer flows
  • Hot new markets
  • Promoting carrier commerce/financial inclusion
  • FINCCLUDE membership benefits
John BaRoss FINCCLUDE
Claire McLaughlin BBC
Kevin Dawson Oxygen 8
Warren Platt Mobile Life
Tony Pearce GamesGRAABR
Brian Petit MCP

“International Traffic, SMS & IPRS”

Welcome Drink with Delegate Badge

Bugsy’s

18:00 to 19:00

Parizska 10

(entrance on Kostecne)

Piero Bertini Phonegroup
  • Evaluating new international markets
  • Fighting false answering services FAS and hi-jacking
  • Anti-fraud tools
  • Impact of the Consumer Rights Act
Fabio Preda  
Gavin Dent Empello
Hassan Mansour Spactron
Josef Bruckschlogl kwak
Fadi Hussein International Premium
Mark Smith Oxygen 8
Rufat Mehmed Empello
Gavin Dent  
Tim Williams Felix Telecom
Eric Pomeroy Arribacom