WHO: Verizon Wireless, provider of the nation’s fastest, most advanced 4G Long Term Evolution (LTE) network and largest, most reliable 3G network.
WHAT: The opening session of today’s Verizon Developer Community (VDC) Conference will be webcast live at http://bit.ly/VDCWebcast.
Speakers during the opening session include:
- Marni Walden, vice president and chief marketing officer of Verizon Wireless
- Scott Ellison, vice president, mobile and consumer connected platforms, IDC
- Executives from Chomp, Mobile Deluxe, Gameloft, VideoSurf and others
WHERE: To register for the webcast, visit http://bit.ly/VDCWebcast.
Developers can also get the latest updates throughout the conference by following Verizon Wireless on Twitter, @VZWnews, and join in live tweeting from the conference using #VDC2011.
WHEN: The VDC Conference webcast will begin at 9:30 a.m. PDT/12:30 p.m. EDT on Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2011, live from the ARIA Resort and Casino in Las Vegas.
BACKGROUND: The VDC Conference, taking place Sept. 13 – 14 in Las Vegas, provides mobile application developers with an update on Verizon Wireless’ overall strategy around the application ecosystem and the developer portal. The conference includes in-depth sessions on mobile commerce, connected devices, application programming interfaces (APIs), and other network enablers and opportunities for developers in vertical markets. Special sessions devoted to the company’s recently opened LTE Innovation Center in Waltham, Mass., and Application Innovation Center in San Francisco are offered. Verizon Wireless leaders and other partners address the marketing, merchandising and technical resources available to members of the VDC.
About Verizon WirelessVerizon Wireless operates the nation’s fastest, most advanced 4G network and largest, most reliable 3G network. The company serves 106.3 million total wireless connections, including 89.7 million retail customers. Headquartered in Basking Ridge, N.J., with 83,000 employees nationwide, Verizon Wireless is a joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ) and Vodafone (LSE, NASDAQ: VOD). For more information, visit www.verizonwireless.com. To preview and request broadcast-quality video footage and high-resolution stills of Verizon Wireless operations, log on to the Verizon Wireless Multimedia Library at www.verizonwireless.com/multimedia.