Tim Jefferson

Tim is Managing Director of The Human Chain, a consultancy that focuses in the mobile and wireless sectors, providing management and technical consultancy, along with thought leadership.

Tim has over twenty-five years of commercial and technical experience. He is a natural enthusiast for his subject and has authored numerous reports, white papers and published documents that provide clarity and understanding of complex technological solutions to help businesses use mobile and wireless technology to drive new revenue opportunities, reduce costs and re-engage with their end users using enablers such as mobile messaging, QR codes and now contactless/NFC.

Dominic Howe

Dominic Howe is the Client Services Director of Bolser, a Leeds based digital agency specialising in mobile solutions. Originally from a data / direct response background, Dominic has spent the last seven years building the Bolser digital offer and now works across a wide number of clients including Nokia, Sony, V Festival and Coca-Cola. His latest collaboration with Nokia is a site enabling the deployment of customised NFC campaigns.


Danny Gray

In his role as Industry Manager in the Google Manchester office, Danny manages relationships with major advertising agencies across all non-Search products with a particular focus on Mobile and YouTube. He has been with Google for 3 years including spells in the US and EMEA headquarters in Dublin, Ireland. Prior to joining Google, Danny completed his MBA at Manchester Business School, co-founded a startup and led digital account management at a creative agency in London.


Jason Rousseau-Hall

Jason is Business Development Manager at Everything Everywhere, focusing on developing near field communication (NFC) propositions across financial, retail, transportation sectors plus other relevant markets.

Having spent over 10 years at Obethur, Jason has extensive experience in developing secure technology solutions for financial service providers and mobile operators. His role there was to manage major global accounts, consulting how to deploy technologies into backend business systems and advise on propositions to take to market, specialising in contactless and NFC.

Jason lives in the Herefordshire countryside, which explains for his avid support of Manchester United.