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Images From The Verizon Developer Community (VDC) Conference

November 29, 0002

The Verizon Developer Community (VDC) Conference, held on July 28, 2009, provided mobile applications developers with an overview of the company's overall strategy around applications; information on a new developer portal; and the process of submitting, launching and revenue sharing for applications on Verizon Wireless devices as well as the upcoming launch of an applications store.

Verizon Executives
RIM Co-CEO Jim Balsillie and Developers
Images from VDC Conference

Verizon Executive Images

Photo Caption - Verizon Wireless president and CEO Lowell McAdam welcomes attendees to the Verizon Developer Community (VDC) Conference in San Jose, Calif. McAdam opened the conference by underscoring compelling reasons developers have to work with the company. (Download high-resolution image).

Photo Caption -Roger Gurnani, Verizon Wireless senior vice president for product development, addresses developers at the first-ever Verizon Developer Community (VDC) Conference. Gurnani also announced Verizon Wireless' plan to open a Silicon Valley-based Innovation Center in 2010 to support developers and give them access to a myriad of other services and resources from the company as they create innovative applications for consumers. (Download high-resolution image).

Photo Caption - Brian Higgins, executive director of the Verizon Wireless LTE Innovation Center, addresses attendees on Tuesday. (Download high-resolution image).

Photo Caption - John Stratton, Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer for Verizon, speaks to hundreds of developers to address Verizon's Commitment to the Developer Community. (Download high-resolution image).

Photo Caption - Kyle Malady, vice president of product development for Verizon Wireless, speaks to developers at the VDC Conference. (Download high-resolution image).

Photo Caption - The three lead off speakers at the Verizon Developer Community Conference in San Jose, Calif. Verizon CMO John Stratton, Verizon Wireless CEO Lowell McAdam and RIM Co-CEO Jim Balsillie share a moment before speaking to hundreds of developers on Tuesday.(Download high-resolution image).


Photo Caption - RIM Co-CEO Jim Balsillie and Verizon CMO John Stratton take questions from attendees at The Verizon Developer Community (VDC) Conference, which took place on July 28 in San Jose, Calif. (Download high-resolution image).

RIM Co-CEO Jim Balsillie and Developer Images

Photo Caption - Jim Balsillie, Co-Chief Executive Officer, Research In Motion, spoke to hundreds of developers at the VDC Conference about creating developer value thru collaborative partnership. (Download high-resolution image).

Photo Caption - Jim Cady, president of Slacker, addresses developers at Verizon Developer Community (VDC) Conference on Tuesday, July 28. (Download high-resolution image).

Photo Caption - Adam Sussman, vice president of global publishing at EA Mobile addresses the more than 500 developers in attendance at the Verizon Developer Community (VDC) Conference.(Download high-resolution image).

Photo Caption - Dag Kittlaus, co-founder and chief executive officer of Siri. (Download high-resolution image).

Images from VDC Conference


Photo Caption - Hundreds of mobile applications developers and others involved in the mobile apps marketplace gathered in Silicon Valley on July 28  for the first-ever Verizon Developer Community (VDC) Conference (Download high-resolution image).

Photo Caption - Hundreds of developers from companies large and small attended the first-ever Verizon Developer Community (VDC) Conference in Silicon Valley on July 28. (Download high-resolution image).

B-Roll Also Available
Broadcast quality B-Roll from the Verizon Developer Community (VDC) Conference is available in the Verizon Wireless Multimedia Library.

Watch a Replay of the Conference on the Web
A replay of the conference will be available on the Web at www.vdc2009.com beginning Wednesday, July 29, 2009, at noon PT. News and updates about the VDC will be posted on Twitter at www.twitter.com/VDCConference.

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