Veriplace: Acquiring and Sharing Consumer Location

Location: Salon A-F Level: Novice

WaveMarket has launched Veriplace, an open platform for acquiring and sharing consumer location. Working closely with the wireless operator, Veriplace exposes location via a comprehensive set of technologies, all in a manner that respects the privacy and security requirements of the underlying operator.

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Scott Hotes

WaveMarket, Inc.

Dr. Scott A. Hotes is the CTO and VP Engineering of WaveMarket, Inc., a leader in mobile location-based search/services. Before joining WaveMarket, Dr. Hotes was at the US Department of Defense. Dr. Hotes has published in a range of disciplines from discrete mathematics and particle theory to analytical chemistry and geo-physics. Dr. Hotes holds a Ph.D. in theoretical physics from UC Berkeley.

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