Keynotes, case studies, tips & tricks, workshops, growth hacking… and lots of networking!

Mobile Growth & App Marketing Congress #ApplauseBCN

Saturday May 27, 2017

Barcelona, Spain

Save the date, limited seats!

The 1st App Marketing professional congress in Spain

Applause is the 1st congress for App Marketing & Mobile Growth professionals in Spain, organised by PickASO and held at W Barcelona hotel, next Saturday 27th of May of 2017.

The goals of the event are to create a meeting point for the App Marketing professionals, learn from international mobile app marketing and growth experts, share best practices and the latest strategies & tactics, and grow connections among the attendees.

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Add to My Calendar 2017-05-27 08:30:00 2017-05-27 23:59:59 Europe/Madrid Applause Barcelona 2017 Applause is the 1st Mobile Growth professional congress in Spain. It will be held next Saturday 27th of May of 2017 at W Barcelona hotel. Barcelona, Spain PickASO & TheTool [email protected]


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Logo TheTool


Logotipo AppsFlyer

Logo App Annie


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Sharing their Mobile Growth expertise with attendees.

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Álvaro Gomez


Álvaro Gómez

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Agency Development Manager at Google

Alvaro Gomez works closely with some of the largest digital agencies in Spain, helping them driving growth and empowering them to give excellent client service to their advertisers. Graduated with dual-honors in Law and Business Management at the Carlos III University of Madrid, and thanks to previous professional experience in London, Brussels and Seoul, Alvaro also leads Google‘s efforts to help Spanish advertisers thrive in the new mobile paradigm.

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Thierry Guiot

App Annie

Thierry Guiot

Thierry Guiot profile picture

  Territory Director South Europe at App Annie

Founder & CEO of Magnitude from 1995 to 2003, Thierry was of the French Web & Content Management/CMS pioneers. He then spent a few years as external consultant or Board Advisor for several startups, in Web, e-Commerce, Telecom/WiFi and Infrastructure sectors. In 2008 he specialised in Web & Social Media monitoring and analysis and held several senior international Sales & Business Development positions in major European companies such as Lexis Nexis and Spotter. He joined App Annie in August 2015, to launch the Paris Office and lead the South Europe & Africa team.

Antonio Calero - AdEspresso

Antonio Calero


Antonio Calero

Antonio Calero - AdEspresso

MarketPlace Services Director at AdEspresso

Antonio Calero is MarketPlace Services Director at AdEspresso, international blogger and keynote speaker. For the last 15 years he has been helping companies worldwide to reach their online business goals. During the same time he has lost his hair, maybe both events aren’t related at all…

Thomas Petit - 8fit

Thomas Petit


Thomas Petit

Thomas Petit - 8fit

Growth team member 8fit

Thomas has been working for the last 10 years as a Digital Marketing Specialist, with more than 6 years experience in different european startups. Thomas loves experimenting with ASO and currently he works as a Growth team member at 8fit, one of the Top 25 Featured apps in Health and Fitness category.

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Eric Seufert

Mobile Dev Memo

Eric Seufert

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Owner, Heracles

Eric Benjamin Seufert is the owner of Heracles, a mobile marketing and analytics consultancy, and Agamemnon, a user acquisition analytics platform that is currently in closed beta. Prior to Heracles, Eric was the VP of User Acquisition at Rovio, the maker of Angry Birds, where he oversaw overall growth and cross promotional efforts within Rovio’s portfolio of titles. Before Rovio, Eric served in marketing and strategy roles at Wooga, Digital Chocolate, and Skype. In 2014, Eric published the book Freemium Economics through Elsevier, and he maintains the mobile app trade blog, Mobile Dev Memo.

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Marta Mateu


Marta Mateu

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Partner Manager at Facebook

Working at Facebook as a Partner Manager in the Global Marketing Solutions team since 2014, Marta is responsible for the top digital agencies from Spain & Portugal and has been helping all type of brands to develop their marketing & creative strategies for Facebook and Instagram. Prior to Facebook, Marta worked at O2 -Telefónica in the Strategy & Marketing team and was mentor of several Wayra startups (Telefonica’s Startup Accelerator Program). In 2012 she worked at HCD GLOBAL – Innovation & Technology Group in Shanghai and at PEPSI in Barcelona. She’s passionate about design, creativity and marketing and has been certificated for D&AD in Art Direction for Digital, the Business of Ideas and Art&Science of Persuasion. She studied both Business Administration (at Pompeu Fabra University and in Boston College) and Design (at Rhode Island School of Design in Providence and at Central Saint Martins in London).

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Gessica Bicego


Gessica Bicego

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Head of Performance Marketing at Blinkist

Gessica is a computer scientist who is in love with marketing. She has 6+ years experience in digital marketing on both web and mobile. Following her experience in Italy at various digital agencies, she moved to Berlin to join KAYAK as a Programmatic Marketing Manager, overseeing all social media investment for EMEA, LATAM and APAC. She currently leads the performance marketing team at Blinkist, a mobile learning startup that gives people the knowledge they need from nonfiction books to become their best selves.

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Guy Uziely


Guy Uziely

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Customer Success Manager, Spain and LATAM at AppsFlyer

A skilled Digital Marketing professional with a passion for all things mobile. 7+ years of experience helping companies grow in markets across Latin America, Europe and the U.S. Fluent in English, Spanish, Portuguese and Hebrew and holds dual citizenship – Israeli and EU. Tech-savvy, relationship builder and a very fast learner. For the last 2 years, he has been working as a Customer Success Manager at AppsFlyer.

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Roberto Sbrolla


Roberto Sbrolla

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Online Marketing Manager B2C at InfoJobs

Digital marketing expert with over 10 years experience in the online business. For the last 4 years Roberto has been specializing in app marketing, working for advertising agencies and managing ASO, user acquisition and retention for global brands such as Burger King, Just Eat and Nickelodeon, as well as tech startups. He is currently working as online marketing manager at InfoJobs, the #1 job board in Spain.

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Moritz Daan


Moritz Daan

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Partner & Co-Founder at Phiture

Moritz founded and sold two online gaming companies between the age of 17 and 23. He did ASO for SoundCloud and ran an international growth team for two years. Moritz is partner at Phiture, a mobile growth consultancy in Berlin which he set up with Andy Carvell in 2016. Phiture helps app businesses grow based on their industry-acclaimed Mobile Growth Stack.

Peggy Anne Salz

MobileGroove + VentureBeat

Peggy Anne Salz


Founder and Chief Analyst at MobileGroove

Led by mobile analyst and author Peggy Anne Salz, MobileGroove has become a top 50 ranked influential technology destination, providing editorial content, in-depth analysis and custom research for the global mobile industry. Peggy’s work includes dozens of reports, white papers and industry almanacs, as well as +300 articles covering mobile trends, mobile marketing and mobile search. Chapter President of the Mobile Growth Fellowship (Berlin), a non-vendor, not-for-profit, mobile user acquisition, growth, and monetization think tank, where she educates on best practices around app marketing, storytelling and user engagement. She also is a frequent Forbes contributor and a guest columnist for a variety of leading media outlets, where she shares insights on mobile marketing, mobile apps, customer engagement and business innovation. She has written hundreds of articles, dozens of white papers, and authored nine books about mobile, both as a lead author and in partnership with global companies including Gemalto, InMobi, SAP Mobile Services and the Mobile Marketing Association.

Caroline Ragot - Infojobs

Caroline Ragot

Infojobs + Women in Mobile

Caroline Ragot

Caroline Ragot - Infojobs

Mobile Strategist at InfoJobs and Co-founder of Women in Mobile

Expert in mobile technology with a strong focus and passion for native apps. She is currently leading the Mobile Strategy at InfoJobs, the #1 job board in Spain. Her role is to convert InfoJobs into a Mobile First company. She has been working in the mobile industry since 2006, right before the revolution of Android and iOS. She worked in many projects together with companies like Nokia, BlackBerry, Microsoft, Google, AT&T, SFR and Vodafone. Speaker at many public events including the London Nokia World and the Washington M-Enabling Summit. In 2014, she co-founded Women in Mobile, an initiative to increase the visibility and the leadership of all the amazing women who are shaping the future of the mobile industry.

Claire O'Regan speaker Applause 2017

Claire O’Regan


Claire O’Regan

Claire O'Regan speaker Applause 2017

Head of Customer Success EMEA

Claire has extensive experience in mobile, first with Google and for the last four years with Swrve. Claire works with mobile leaders including Ryanair, Happn, Virgin and Telefonica to help them deliver outstanding customer experience and effective marketing campaigns on mobile.

Carmen Rios Applause 2017

Carmen Ríos


Carmen Ríos

Carmen Rios Applause 2017

Chief Strategy & Commercial Officer at Geenapp

Fluent in six languages, with Spanish and English parents Carmen traverses the diverse cultures in Europe with ease, she is truly international in her outlook. Her drive to help grow the start up community in Europe and her international outlook naturally brought her to working with Business Leaders. She is passionate about helping businesses contribute to a better world. Believing that companies should balance their economic contribution with a clear social impact. Arguing that the digital revolution offers us the opportunity to change the world in ways that we had never though possible. An opportunity we should grasp with both hands.
Carmen is an expert in digital transformation, having worked in high pressure roles in digital marketing, setting up international operations. She fully understands the reach and power that digital offers to deliver services and messages. Currently works as Chief Strategy & Commercial Officer at Geenapp.

Daniel Peris - TheTool

Daniel Peris

TheTool + PickASO

Daniel Peris

Daniel Peris - TheTool

CEO and Growth Engineer at PickASO and TheTool

Online since 1995 and he has been creating digital tools and programming since he was 9 years old. Founder at iPadizate, co-founder at PickASO and Geenapp, and CEO of TheTool, a Performance-Based ASO tool that allows you to track top charts rankings, keywords, ratings, conversion rate, revenue and more in a very easy way. He loves to create and grow companies!


Registration and Welcome

by PickASO team


Black hat ASO

by Moritz Daan (Phiture)


ASO Report

by Peggy Ann Salz (MobileGroove)


How to Catch the Ultimate App Engagement Wave

by Guy Uziely (Appsflyer)


Coffee Break


How mobile is transforming creativity

by Marta Mateu (Facebook)


App Analytics – Case study

by Thierry Guiot (App Annie)


ASO Panel Discussion

by MobileGroove | 8fit | Phiture | TheTool | Infojobs & WiM


Networking Lunch


Google App Indexing

by Álvaro Gomez (Google)


International Mobile Growth

by Eric Seufert (Mobile Dev Memo)


Dynamic Facebook Ads

by Antonio Calero (AdEspresso)


Power Coffee


Mobile Analytics insights

by Gessica Bicego (Blinkist)


Apple Search Ads

by Thomas Petit (8fit)


App Marketing Panel Discussion

by Infojobs | Mobile Dev Memo | Geenapp | Swrve | (TBC)


Happy Hour Networking



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International experts

2017 edition of Applause gathers the biggest players in app marketing, mobile growth, App Store Optimization (ASO), mobile business, user acquisition, monetization and much more.

Mobile Growth strategies

Each application is unique. It’s important to define a tailor made strategy in any project. To be able to design it, it’s important to know tactics that will help to achieve the business goals. Featured mobile app marketing experts will share their best practices that led them to succeed.

Professional networking opportunities

Applause is the perfect scenario where attendees are able to grow connections with other professionals, share experiences, discover potential partners and meet peers. Let’s do business!

Workshops & tools

During the event, there will be several workshops focused on App Marketing tools. A step by step, in which attendees will understand how to use them, clarify questions and learn how to leverage some of the best tools on the market.

Case studies

Boost your motivation and get inspired at Applause. Anyone in the App Marketing Business knows that growing an app business can be tough. Discover useful lessons from the biggest players and learn new strategies & tactics that you can use in your project.

Marketing, business & tech

Applause is the 1st congress 100% focused on App Marketing and Mobile Growth in Spain. It’s the best place to meet the key App Marketing players and learn how to use the best tools to excel your goals.


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