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DiscoveryBeat Coming to San Francisco October 18th

We’ve talked about discoverability multiple times here at 148Apps.biz. In a world of 250,000+ apps, it’s of huge concern for app developers. That’s one of the reasons we decided to be a media sponsor for DiscoveryBeat 2010 being held in San Francisco. Put on by VentureBeat, this 1 day conference on October 18th brings together a bunch of experts to talk about the problem and possible solutions.

Here’s some more information about the conference from the organizers:

In a cluttered mobile and social ecosystem with dozens of platforms and hundreds of thousands of competitors, getting your apps noticed is no easy task.

Whether you’re a big media brand or a garage developer, DiscoveryBeat 2010 will provide you with the inside tips and tricks for creating killer apps, getting them discovered, and making money.

Due to its success in 2009, DiscoveryBeat has been expanded to full day event and will be held on October 18th at The Mission Bay Conference Center in San Francisco.

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The conference will be packed with panels, presentations, and networking opportunities, and will attract 300 major players from the mobile app ecosystem including mobile/game developers, major platform providers, mobile/social advertising executives, VCs, press, and more.

From design principles to social media strategy and other viral tricks, DiscoveryBeat 2010 offers attendees the insider’s playbook for building, distributing and monetizing killer apps. Execs from major carriers, platforms and app stores will provide depth to the debate. Speakers so far include:

Peter Relan, Founder, YouWeb
Brian Reynolds, Chief Game Designer, Zynga
Tim O’Brien, VP of Business Development, Disney Mobile
Marc Gumpinger, CEO, Scoreloop
Vijay Chattha, Founder & Chief Talker, VSC Consulting & AppLaunch PR
Si Shen, Co-Founder & CEO, Papaya Mobile
Norman Winarsky, VP Ventures. Liscensing, Strategic Programs, SRI
Sebastien de Halleux, Co-Founder, Playfish
Arjun Sethi, CEO, LOLapps

Check out the full agenda here.

Join us on October 18th, and hear directly from the brightest minds in the ecosystem about how to get your apps noticed and monetized.

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