You are receiving this email as a Internet Business Systems Subscriber on behalf of TheWhereBusiness =============================================================================== The Navigation and Location Summit Europe June 15-16, 2010, The Marriott, Berlin ------------------------------------------------------------------------ Click here to download your PDF e-brochure Geo experts, map providers and content providers convene in Berlin this June to discuss the latest trends in Navigation and LBS Meet over 150 senior nav executives and hear from leading map providers at the Navigation and Location Summit - Europe's largest gathering of navigation executives. This event features four distinct tracks, industry leading keynotes and lively panel debates. Click here for a full agenda. By attending this event you'll hear from 50+ top speakers including, industry giants, NAVTEQ and Tele Atlas, as well as map pioneers, OpenStreetMap and CloudMade. For a full list of speakers click here to download the event brochure They'll be debating overcoming commoditization, sponsored POI, future map content and product differentiation. So it's a great opportunity for you to catch-up on the latest trends in mapping, navigation and LBS. Agenda highlights include: * Simon Glassman from Tele Atlas and Frank Pauli from NAVTEQ will be joined on a panel by Cloudmade to debate the evolution of mapping. In the face of commoditisation, find out how leading map providers are differentiating their offerings * Henk Hoff from OpenStreetMap will be demonstrating how community-generated maps can be leveraged for LBS and Navigation, focusing on the legal and privacy implications * Jean Cherbonnier from NAVX and Andy Walker from Public Earth will discuss how they're monetising POI. Find out which business models will succeed and get tips on updating you POI data accurately and efficiently * SJ Camarata from ESRI will be speaking on the importance of strategic corporate partnerships. How can you create product distinction, uniqueness and value through corporate partnerships? And how do you stop your closest partner from becoming your rival? * The in-depth traffic session will address the unique challenges of delivering a live, dynamic traffic service across Europe. Speakers include the Director of Real Time Traffic Europe from NAVTEQ and the General Manager of INRIX * In the wake of free navigation, our most crucial session at the event will examine how the industry is combating the onslaught of "free". Speakers include Ordnance Survey, Telecom Italia and the CEO of Skyhook Click here for a full agenda and a list of speakers Frank Pauli, VP EMEA Map and Content Products at NAVTEQ (Gold Sponsor for the event) said: "As the leading global provider of digital map, traffic and location data that enables navigation and location-based platforms, NAVTEQ is excited about the opportunity to share several new developments in these areas at the Navigation & Location Summit" Hear from over 50 senior-level speakers including: Christof Hellmis, VP Product, Location, Nokia Frank Pauli, Vice President EMEA Map and Content Products, NAVTEQ Jean Cherbonnier, CEO, NAVX Andy Walker, Head of EMEA, Public Earth Jonathan Raper, Professor of GIS, London City University & Chief Executive, Placr Andy Marchant, Sector Manger, Navigation, Ordnance Survey Andreas Erwig, Director Real Time Traffic Europe, NAVTEQ Services GmbH Hans-Hendrik Puvogel, General Manager, INRIX Simon Glassman, Director Vertical Marketing, Tele Atlas Sergio Cozzolino, VP Innovative ICT Services Development, Telecom Italia Nick Black, Co-Founder, CloudMade Fabio Pressi, Resp. Marketing & Sales, Infoblu Henk Hoff, Board Member, OpenStreetMap Foundation Jarkko Jaakkola, Head of Sales, Destia Traffic Javier Ibanez-Guzman, Specialist Localisation Technologies, Renault SJ Camarata, Director, ESRI Click here for a full list of speakers To view the full agenda online click here Quote "CAFE" when you register and save 400 Euro! Registration is secure, quick and very simple: 1. Just email and I'll take care of everything for you 2. Visit our secure registration page and enter your details 3. Call now on +44 (0) 207 375 7582 and reserve your place today I look forward to meeting you in Berlin! 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