Top Mobile App Conferences and Events To Go To in (2019)

Jamie Giggs

Updated: May 1, 2019

Do you want more mobile success this year? These mobile and app industry events will help you discover the latest mobile trends, pick up top tips for your business and network until your contacts list is bulging.

With hundreds of digital marketing events planned in 2019, it can be difficult to find the best event for you and your business – one with plenty of mobile-focused content and networking opportunities.

To help you get ahead, we’ve created a list of the best mobile industry events for 2019. Check out our events calendar to browse by topic or location. If you have a mobile-focused event you’d like us to add to this list then give us a shout here.

App Promotion Summit NYC 2019

The App Promotion Summit London is an interactive conference, dedicated to app and game promotion. Since its beginnings in 2013, the summit has impressed past attendees with its fresh format including short, sharp presentations, roundtable seating, and plenty of opportunities to network. Join us in NYC this summer to hear the latest top speakers in the app industry.

  • When: 27th June 2019
  • Where: NYC

Mobile Next 2019

Mobile Next is an annual conference that brings together leaders in mobile commerce to meet and learn. Along with the presentations, the event includes interactive sessions and hours of structured networking so you’re sure to leave with plenty of new ideas and contacts.

  • When: September 17th – 18th 2019
  • Where: The Wigwam, Litchfield Park

Mobile Growth Summit 2019

Mobile Growth Summit speakers

As North America’s largest mobile-only conference, Mobile Growth Summit is the place to mingle with the mobile industry’s best brains. Thought leaders share their insights on mobile user acquisition, monetization, retention and engagement in this intensive 2-day conference.

  • When: 13 – 14th February 2019
  • Where: Park Central, San Francisco, US

Mobile World Congress 2019

The ever expanding Mobile World Congress is a mobile industry gathering in Barcelona, organised by GSMA. The event features extensive learning opportunities from dozens of partner-led programmes, GSMA seminars, summits and more. There are also events this year in Los Angeles (October 22nd – 24th) and Shanghai (26th – 28th June).

  • When: 25th-28th February 2019
  • Where: Barcelona, Spain

The App Growth Awards 2019

The App Growth Awards are the annual barometer for the global app marketing and growth ecosystem. Enter your app, agency or platform to win awards including App Marketer of the Year, Best App Store Optimization Company, Best App Analytics Platform, Best App Marketing Campaign, Fastest Growing App and Best App Advertising Platform.

  • When: 5th December 2019
  • Where: Hotel Adlon, Berlin, Germany

MobileTech Conference 2019

MobileTech Conference is a leading conference on enterprise mobility and mobile innovation in the German-speaking countries. It connects industry leaders from every part of the product development cycle. This two-day event includes the main conference along with some hands-on power workshops.

  • When: March 25th – 27th 2019
  • Where: Munich, Germany

CodeMobile 2019

Created by developers, loved by developers, CodeMobile conference is an opportunity to network, share ideas and collaborate. Taking place in the UK city of Chester, on the North-Wales border, this conference is aimed at indie developers.

  • When: 1st – 4th April 2019
  • Where: Chester, UK

TargetSummit 2019

The TargetSummit started in Moscow and later launched in Berlin. The event focuses on mobile marketing, advertising, analytics and mobile app development. Previous speakers have included Daniel Taschick from Dubsmash, Alexey Moiseenkov from Prisma and Eugene Nevgen from MSQRD, to name but a few.

  • When: Summer 2019 / Autumn 2019
  • Where: Berlin / London

Mobile Apps Unlocked 2019

The Mobile Apps Unlocked 2019 conference will bring over 2000 leaders from top mobile brands together, in Las Vegas, for two full days of learning and networking. Speakers this year include Nate Moch from Zillow, Brent Harrison from Expedia and Beth Murphy from Amazon.

  • When: May 1st – 2nd 2019
  • Where: Las Vegas, US

App Builders 2019

App Builders is a mobile technologies conference in the heart of Europe. Hear over 25 talented speakers discuss emerging trends in the mobile industry and network with the community. Choose from two tracks (iOS and Android) to learn about the latest advancements in Apple and Google technologies.

  • When: 29th – 30th April 2019
  • Where: Lugano, Switzerland

Applause 2019

The Applause 2019 mobile growth conference was created for app marketing professionals in Spain. Organized by TheTool, PickASO and AppsFlyer, the goals of the event are to share best practices and the latest strategies and tactics.

  • When: 7th June 2019
  • Where: Barcelona, Spain

Droidcon 2019

Droidcon London will be back in 2019. Last year, developers from around the world gathered to listen to a range of keynote speakers, grow their skills and connect with other passionate Android developers. This year, it features two days packed with highly-technical talks from over 70 expert speakers.

  • When: 24th – 25th October 2019
  • Where: London, UK

Israel Mobile Summit 2019

The Israel Mobile Summit is the annual mobile event of Israel. It is attended by over 2,000 key players in the mobile industry. Speakers from the event have included Noam Yasour from Mopub, Ronen Mense from Appsflyer, Yaniv Avraham from Startapp and Mariela Pavlova from Imperia Online.

  • When: 12th June 2019
  • Where: Israel

Postback 2019

Postback 2019, organized by TUNE, provides attendees with the opportunity to meet, learn from and build relationships with some of the key minds in the marketing world. Speakers for the event last year included Jennifer Wise from Forrester, Ashley Yuki from Instagram, Todd Teresi from Apple and Sissie Hsiao from Google.

  • When: 19th – 20th July 2019
  • Where: Seattle, US

App Growth Summit

App Growth Summit is an invite-only conference series for mobile app growth professionals. Through global conferences and expert-generated original content, their purpose is to help the world’s top mobile app publishers and brand marketers discover how to increase growth and sustainability. Events are also held in New York, Berlin, Seattle, São Paulo, San Francisco and Singapore.

  • When: 7th February 2019
  • Where: Los Angeles, US

Growboat 2019

The most exclusive event series in the mobile app industry, Growboat is invite only, limited to a few people, Founder & Director level only with limited sponsor access. Discuss everything to do with mobile app growth, retention, monetisation, funding rounds and whatever else might come to your mind.

  • When: TBA
  • Where: Barcelona & San Francisco

App Store Optimization Conference 2019

The aim of App Store Optimization conferences is to facilitate deep knowledge sharing on ASO. This all-day conference will therefore go deep on frameworks, KPIs, tools, algorithms, data science, and just in general, ASO.

  • When: May 22nd / October
  • Where: Berlin / New York

TAP Conference 2019

A leading conference for the brightest minds in mobile, TAP returns in 2019. This one day conference will cover topics including content discovery, monetization and the changing face of mobile commerce and payments.

  • When: TBA
  • Where: TBA

Mobile Spree by Adjust 2019

Mobile Spree is Adjust’s mobile marketing conference. The event focuses on finding the right users for mobile apps with the latest techniques: targeting and identifying the best ads and ad formats. Understanding the value of marketing efforts, from marketing spend, to in-app revenue are also hot topics discussed. Two events are being held this year.

  • When: June 6th / October 10th
  • Where: Berlin / San Francisco

MobileONE

MobileOne covers all aspects of mobile software and mobile marketing. Learn how to find users and how to generate sales or meaningful downloads. You can join them in Paris for 2 days and meet the European mobile community.

  • When: 13 – 14th November
  • Where: Paris, France

You can keep up-to-date with the latest mobile and app conferences on our events calendar. Or, get in touch if you’d like to get your mobile industry event listed.