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Mobile Monday Chicago Events:  Chicago Mobile Holiday Mixer

We're bringing together all of Chicago's mobile industry groups for a big blowout holiday mixer! There will be demos and giveaways, plus networking with cool mobile industry people from all areas of business & development. We look forward to seeing you there!

Tickets are free but space is extremely limited! Please RSVP at:


Chicago Mobile Holiday Mixer 2010

Getting there...

  • Parking: There is limited street parking plus a few private lots in the area.
  • Public transportation: The Merchandise Mart El station is about three blocks south and Grand & State (Red) is about three blocks to the east. Bus service is also available along La Salle and nearby streets.


Participating Chicago-area mobile industry groups:


Generously sponsored by:

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Mobile Monday Chicago Events:  Upcoming Mobile Events: Nov & Dec Roundup – And our Holiday Party!

In addition to the regular monthly events of the handful of Chicago mobile industry meetup groups, here are a few extra notable happenings...


Have we missed something? Let us know and we'll add it in!

We'll send out a formal invitation to the all-Chicago mobile holiday party in the next week or so. In the meantime, reserve a ticket & mark your calendar! Monday, 12/6 from 6-9 pm at English Bar & Restaurant. Members of all of Chicago's mobile industry and platform-specific meetup groups will be there. (And we're still looking for sponsors...)

We'll also send information about special mobile industry events to the MoMo Chicago mailing list, so if you haven't already, sign up today! (There's a signup box in the upper right-hand corner of our web site!)


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Mobile Monday Chicago Events:  Mobile Web Development – 30 tips in 60 minutes

Please join us for the next gathering of mobile industry professionals & enthusiasts on Monday, November 15, 2010, at 6:00 pm. Please RSVP today so we can put you on the security list & better plan refreshments:


The Mobile Web provides the opportunity to build once and run everywhere. This presentation will provide 30 practical tips on how to build contextual, performant, secure, pretty and portable mobile web applications that will work across all the major Smartphone OSs and browsers.

First things first, we'll dive into the components of a mobile strategy and how to deliver mobile tactics rapidly while keeping the bigger picture first in mind. Learn best practices for translating your existing website functionality and new ideas to the mobile context. We'll review living the mobile world and how to design apps that provide you with a competitive advantage and an engaging end-user experience.

Date: Monday, November 15, 2010
Time: 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Topic: "Mobile Web Development - 30 tips in 60 minutes"
Presenter: J Schwann, Mobile Technology Practice Partner, Solstice Consulting
Location: CITYTECH, Inc. Offices, Chicago Loop
Location Notes: Please bring a picture ID for the security desk.

Directions & Parking: CITYTECH's offices are located in Chicago's Loop on the corner of Wacker Drive and Wells Street looking over the Chicago river and the Merchandise Mart. There is limited parking in the area, but good bus and El service. For detailed maps & directions, please see their web site:

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