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Mobile Entertainment Conference Announced

Developing Winning Content and Partnerships for Survival (September 10, 2001)
Strategic Research Institute, one of the world's leading information providers, has announced its upcoming conference on Mobile Entertainment, to be held on October 25 & 26, 2001 at Caesars Palace, Las Vegas.

Mobile entertainment is poised to take the mobile world by storm, and game developers and carriers are finding it more and more difficult to ignore the great potential that this business of providing fun can offer. For those who are already in the game or are trying to get into it, this conference covers the winning strategies in mobile entertainment, while providing practical advice on content & implementation. An international focus on case studies and mobile entertainment lessons learned from carriers and content developers worldwide will be very beneficial to the audience. Some of the countries expected to be covered include the US, Europe, Japan and Asia (Singapore, Hong Kong, Malaysia etc.).

Mickey Charles, President & CEO of The Sports Network, and also the chairman of the conference stated, "The mobile phone is the communications 'weapon' of the future and will eclipse the desktop, laptop and palm pilot in terms of use and instant access to content, games and the ability place a wager. Entertainment covers a wide spectrum of activities and it includes all that pleases us, from speaking with one another to obtaining any type of information. It is time for those involved within the industry of mobility and entertainment to select their particular niche of interest and, in so doing, to savor a healthy piece of the pie. Any opportunity," he concluded, "to learn more about the methodology and technology of this universe should be viewed as a welcome addition to our business lives."

According to Rann Smorodinsky, VP Business Development of Cash-U Mobile Technologies, and also a co-chair for the conference, "Mobile Entertainment has already been recognized as a revenue generating service for operators in Europe and Asia, even with the limitations of current networks and handsets. Taking mobile entertainment a step further implies a major challenge on all of the players in the industry -- business wise as well as technology wise." He adds, "The purpose of this conference is to get the attention of the industry to the potential."

This program is proudly endorsed by the Mobile Entertainment Forum. If you are serious in succeeding in this game, don't miss this critical conference specially catered for you. For the full program and the outstanding array of speakers, please go to:

About Strategic Research Institute. Strategic Research Institute is one of the world's leading information providers. With headquarters in New York, and branch offices in Boston and Los Angeles, Strategic Research Institute creates, produces, and manages 180 annual conferences covering industry-specific business-to-business topics in North America and internationally.

About Mobile Entertainment Forum. Founded in February 2001 by the leading forces in the fields of entertainment and mobile value-added services, the Mobile Entertainment Forum is an open, non-exclusive organization created with the aim to further the growth and prosperity of the mobile entertainment industry. MEF facilitates this through the development of technological and commercial standards, and by serving as a focal point and promotional vehicle for members of the Forum. Founding members of MEF are OpenMobile, Cash-U, mBlox, Comverse, Booz-Allen & Hamilton and Picofun. For more information, please contact Rimma Perelmuter, General Secretary, at

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