November 01, 2013 09:00 ET

APPNATION V Conference Focused on the Business Side of the Mobile App Revolution

Opening Keynote From Deb Liu: "A Conversation With Facebook"; Additional Speakers From Twitter, Pandora, Uber, Aviary, NBC Universal, and Others Confirmed

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Nov 1, 2013) - APPNATION, the only conference focused exclusively on the key business issues for app developers of all shapes and sizes, today announced APPNATION V, an event focused on the business side of the App Revolution, attracting not only developers, but also leaders from carriers, platform developers, media, government and commerce. APPNATION V, is a new kind of conference that focuses on the real issues behind app development; from monetization to distribution to user acquisition.

This event will be held at Moscone West in San Francisco on December 3-4, 2013. Attendance is filling up fast. Register at

This is the elite of the App world, gathered together in one place at one time, working to forge the next phase of market expansion. APPNATION V will deliver the ideas that frame the new app economy through provocative and thoughtful keynote presentations from the leading minds and dominant figures in the market.

APPNATION is pleased to welcome Facebook back to our keynote stage as Deb Liu, the Director of Platform Monetization at Facebook, joins us to talk about the broader app monetization landscape and how Facebook is working with developers of all shapes-and-sizes.

"We're pleased to have one of the industry's best and brightest kick-off this year's conference," said Drew Ianni, APPNATION Founder and Chairman. "Each AppNation conference strives to inspire dialogue and offer key-takeaways while digging in to the pulse of the app industry, consumer behavior and hot topics for developers, media, mobile and brands."

Additional speaker highlights include:

  • Sean Cook, Mobile Partner Engineer at Twitter
  • Phil Easter, Director of Mobile Apps at American Airlines
  • Ina Fried, Reporter at All Things D
  • Russell Ketchum, Lead Product Manager at Google Analytics, Mobile Apps
  • Simon Khalaf, CEO of Flurry
  • Ari Levy, Technology Editor at Bloomberg
  • Patrick Mork, Former Marketing Director at Google Play
  • Aaron Radin, SVP, Partnerships and Portfolio Products at NBC Universal
  • Andres Wolberg-Stok, Global Mobile and Tablet Banking Director at Citi

Ranging from traditional keynotes and on-stage interviews to videos and immersive experiences, APPNATION blends useful information, high concepts and exciting entertainment. You can view the full agenda at

About APPNATION -- APPNATION is a new kind of conference and exposition singularly focused on the burgeoning mobile app economy and the sub-markets created by the developers, networks, brands, agencies, research organizations and media companies that are driving it. APPNATION is a unit of M2 Events, LLC, a conference and thought leadership production company founded by Drew Ianni. For more information visit: or follow APPNATION on Twitter at Build. Discover. Monetize.

Contact Information

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