Mobile Growth Toronto @ Devhub w/ 500px, Kobo, theScore, and Tiny Hearts Studio

Apr 7 - 8, 2016, 6:30 PM (EDT)


April 7 - 8
6:30 PM (EDT)


#400 - 46 Spadina Avenue TorontoCA

About this event

It's Devmonth at Devhub and we couldn't be more stoked that our Mobile Growth meetup is a part of it!

Join fellow devs, mobile marketers, product managers, mobile startups and mobile-first businesses for another awesome meetup. We'll talk with a panel of experts about growth tactics and strategies for your app. We'll hit on user acquisition, retention, and engagement, ASO/SEO, discoverability and deep linking, best practices for email marketing, push, and in-app messaging, A/B testing, and a whole bunch more. There will be time for audience Q&A, plus time for socializing, pizza, and drinks.

The People

Kaitlyn Mclachlan, Lead Product Mgr & Community @ 500px
Robleh Jama, CEO & Founder @ Tiny Hearts Studio
Kenny Norton, Digital Marketing Manager @ theScore Inc.
Tarandeep Singh, Senior Manager, Conversion and Performance Optimization @ Kobo

The panel will be moderated by Adam Lovallo from

The Plan
6.30pm - Check-in and onsite registration
7.00pm - Welcome and introductions
7.05pm - Branch bits - cool stuff in the world of deep links
7.10pm - Mobile Growth Panel
7.40pm - Q&A from the audience
8.00pm - Social Hour

Have questions for the panelists? Include them in the event comments below and we'll do our best to work them into the discussion!

Can't wait for our next meetup - make sure you RSVP today to let us know you're attending!

Bonus - Mobile Growth Lunchtime Talk on 4/8
Friday @ 11:30am at Devhub

Join us for lunch and learn more about:

   • the state of the mobile ecosystem
   • using content to promote apps
   • using cross-platform links
   • using context to get better conversions

These events are a part of:

Devmonth is a free month long community celebration of all things development which includes a series of daily events, speakers, workshops, and hackathons. Supporting our goal of helping developers in Canada interact, collaborate and learn from each other to build a stronger community. Why? Because when developers come together the outcome is nothing short of magic. 

The Sponsors

Devhub is Canada’s first education & coworking space for developers of all levels. It is a platform where developers can grow together, whether they've been coding for two decades or 8 weeks. Devhub connects developers with community, mentorship and a unique coworking environment all programmed for their needs and growth. 

Liftoff is a full-service app marketing and retargeting platform which uses post-install data to run true CPA-optimized app install campaigns. Campaigns are optimized to drive engagement in events beyond the install, like booking a hotel, making a purchase, or subscribing to a service.

Unlike traditional CPI app install campaigns, Liftoff uses lookalike targeting, machine learning and a database of over 2 billion mobile profiles, to acquire users at your target cost-per-action. Liftoff campaigns are 100% programmatic, buying across the major RTB exchanges and ad networks. Liftoff has offices in Palo Alto, CA and New York. Visit

Branch provides free deep linking technology to mobile app developers and marketers. We're on a mission to help you grow your business through deep linking, and allow users to discover content inside mobile apps. In 18 months Branch grew to a company with 50+ employees and raised 50+ million in funding. In the last year, Branch has gone from powering deep linking for 6 million users to more than 1 billion users. is the world's largest mobile growth community, comprised of more than 7,000 acquisition and retention-oriented marketing professionals—from early-stage startups to global brands. Besides our weekly newsletter, in which we curate the latest and best in mobile growth content, we produce a wide portfolio of events ranging from local meetups that focus on specific verticals and topics, private dinners for top-tier marketers and Mobile Apps Unlocked—our yearly flagship summits which draw hundreds to Las Vegas, New York and San Francisco for several days of networking and learning opportunities. 

Mobile Growth meetups are powered by Branch and


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