New Speakers Confirmed for Inside Social Apps 2012 – February 8th and 9th in San Francisco

February 8 – 9, 2012 | San Francisco




We’ve just confirmed eight additional speakers for Inside Social Apps 2012, coming back to San Francisco on February 8-9, 2012.

In addition to our current roster of industry leaders, we’ll be welcoming the following new speakers to Inside Social Apps:

  • Jens Begemann, Founder and CEO, Wooga
  • Lee Linden, Founder, Karma Science
  • Haining Wang, CEO, Happy Elements
  • Eric Goldberg, Managing Director, Crossover Technologies
  • Clay Kellogg, Head of App Dev. Sales, AdMob
  • Terry Angelos, Co-Founder and CPO, TrialPay
  • Sho Masuda, VP Marketing, Social Games, GREE
  • Dennis Ryan, EVP Worldwide Publishing, PopCap

If you’re considering attending Inside Social Apps 2012, take advantage of limited early registration pricing and register now.

Space will be limited, and both previous Inside Social Apps conferences have sold out well in advance of the event.

A very limited number of passes are available at the Early Announcement price of $399. This price will be good through Tuesday December 20th only, so we encourage you to register now.

Who’s Speaking?

We’re excited to present the following 38 confirmed speakers at Inside Social Apps 2012:

Jens Begemann
Founder and CEO, wooga
Lee Linden
Founder, Karma Science
Daniel Terry
Co-founder & CEO, Pocket Gems
Perry Tam
CEO, Storm8
Carl Sjogreen
Director of Product Management, Facebook
Cory Ondrejka
Director of Engineering, Facebook
Dennis Ryan
EVP Worldwide Publishing, PopCap
Eric Goldberg
Managing Director, Crossover Technologies
Haining Wang
CEO, Happy Elements
Sho Masuda
VP Marketing, Social Games, GREE
Clay Kellogg
Head of App Dev. Sales, AdMob
Terry Angelos
Co-Founder and CPO, TrialPay
Charles Hudson
Co-founder and CEO, Bionic Panda Games
John Earner
GM European Studios, EA / Playfish
Paul Bettner
GM, Zynga With Friends
Kevin Chou
Co-founder and CEO, Kabam
Michael Lazerow
CEO, Buddy Media
Simon Mansell
CEO, TBG Digital
Clara Shih
Founder and CEO, Hearsay Labs
Mike Ouye
Founder and CEO, Red Robot Labs
Suleman Ali
Co-founder and CEO, TinyCo
Will Harbin
Chairman and CEO, Kixeye
David Katz
VP of Digital Media, Starz
Suchit Dash
Co-founder and VP of Product, Ifeelgoods
Atul Bagga
Senior Analyst – Video Games & China Internet, Lazard Capital Markets
Peter Farago
VP Marketing, Flurry
Anil Dharni
Co-founder, Funzio; Founder, Storm8
Mike Sego
CEO, Gaia Interactive
Tim Chang
Managing Director, Mayfield Fund
Micah Adler
Founder & CEO, Fiksu
Arjun Sethi
CEO, 6waves Lolapps
Brenda Garno
COO & Game Designer, Loot Drop
Bill Jackson
Creative Director, CastleVille, Zynga
Hussein Fazal
CEO & Co-founder, AdParlor
Mihir Shah
President & CEO, TapJoy
Lisa Marino
CEO, RockYou
Rick Thompson
Co-Founder, Playdom, and Investor
Riz Virk
Co-founder and CEO, Gameview Studios

We’ll continue to add new speakers to our 2012 lineup, so please check Inside Social Apps in the weeks to come.


There is very limited $399 Early Registration pricing for the full 2-day conference pass for Inside Social Apps 2012, available through December 20th only.

Previous Inside Social Apps conferences have sold out in advance, so we strongly encourage you to register now.

About Inside Social Apps

Inside Social Apps 2012 will explore new opportunities, as well as emerging risks, in the development, distribution and monetization of social and mobile applications. Inside Social Apps 2012 will span February 8 – 9, and will bring together the world’s leading social and mobile developers and investors for critical discussion and analysis.

Social applications first made their splash in the US in 2007, and have now evolved into a global media ecosystem. Today’s social and mobile apps comprise a profitable multi-billion dollar industry, characterized by vibrant investment activity and newly emerging opportunities on mobile platforms.

Inside Social Apps is Inside Network’s content-focused conference series that investigates the latest trends and challenges for social and mobile applications and the companies that bring them to market.