Jo Rabin, Director
As well as being director of The Mobile Academy & Mobile Monday London, Jo is CTO at Sponge. His experience includes being CTO at dotMobi, Flirtomatic and at Reuters Mobile. Jo is currently co-chair of the W3CCore Mobile Web Platform Community Group, the goal of which is to accelerate the maturity of Web technology to provide a compelling platform for mobile applications. From 2005 to 2010 he co-chaired the W3C Mobile Web Best Practices Working Group and co-edited lots of mobile-related W3C Notes / Recommendations. At Reuters, Jo developed the first version of the news industry interchange standard, NewsML, and was responsible for developing the Reuters foreign exchange dealing system.