Startup Stage
Main Stage
Round Table

Day One: Oct 3rd.


Day One: Oct 3rd.


9:00 am - Startup Stage

A.I./Machine Learning

Startups Pitch


9:00 am - Startup Stage

A.I./Machine Learning

Startups Pitch


9:30 am - Main Stage

Mission vs. Money: Building a Business With Purpose

Luis von Ahn, Duolingo


9:30 am - Main Stage

Mission vs. Money: Building a Business With Purpose

Luis von Ahn, Duolingo


9:55 am - Main Stage

Rise of the Machines: Self-Driving Finance Isn't As Far Off As You Think

Kenneth Lin, Credit Karma


9:55 am - Main Stage

Rise of the Machines: Self-Driving Finance Isn't As Far Off As You Think

Kenneth Lin, Credit Karma


10:00 am - Startup Stage

A.I./Machine Learning, Enterprise SaaS

STARTUPS PITCH


10:00 am - Startup Stage

A.I./Machine Learning, Enterprise SaaS

STARTUPS PITCH


10:15 am - Main Stage

Inventing The Future, One Board Deck At A Time

Dennis Crowley, Foursquare


10:15 am - Main Stage

Inventing The Future, One Board Deck At A Time

Dennis Crowley, Foursquare


10:55 am - Startup Stage

Enterprise SaaS

STARTUPS PITCH


10:55 am - Startup Stage

Enterprise SaaS

STARTUPS PITCH


10:55 am - Main Stage

Investing In 2018: What’s Changed In Venture Capital, And Where It’s Going Next

Matt Hartman, betaworks; Andrea Turner Moffitt, Plum Alley; Zach Noorani, Foundation Capital; Paul Martino, Bullpen Capital


10:55 am - Main Stage

Investing In 2018: What’s Changed In Venture Capital, And Where It’s Going Next

Matt Hartman, betaworks; Andrea Turner Moffitt, Plum Alley; Zach Noorani, Foundation Capital; Paul Martino, Bullpen Capital


11:00 am - Round Table

A. Reprogramming the Brain: Mind Hacks for Exponential Growth in Life & Business

Flow Consciousness Institute


11:00 am - Round Table

A. Reprogramming the Brain: Mind Hacks for Exponential Growth in Life & Business

Flow Consciousness Institute


11:00 am - Round Table

B. How Technology Powers the Future of Customer Success

Catalyst


11:00 am - Round Table

B. How Technology Powers the Future of Customer Success

Catalyst


11:00 am - Round Table

C. Fintech Disruption: The People Impact of Innovation

Fintech Connector


11:00 am - Round Table

C. Fintech Disruption: The People Impact of Innovation

Fintech Connector


11:00 am - Round Table

D. Developing Relationships with Investors Throughout the Fundraising Lifecycle

Lerer Hippeau


11:00 am - Round Table

D. Developing Relationships with Investors Throughout the Fundraising Lifecycle

Lerer Hippeau


11:25 am - Main Stage

The Impact of Social Media & Technology in Politics and Government

Nicole Malliotakis


11:25 am - Main Stage

The Impact of Social Media & Technology in Politics and Government

Nicole Malliotakis


11:45 am - Main Stage

1:1 With Hilary Gosher, Insight Venture Partners

Hilary Gosher, Insight Venture Partners; Gerrit De Vynck, Bloomberg


11:45 am - Main Stage

1:1 With Hilary Gosher, Insight Venture Partners

Hilary Gosher, Insight Venture Partners; Gerrit De Vynck, Bloomberg


12:00 pm - Round Table

A. Making 'Tech for Good' work

Ecosia


12:00 pm - Round Table

A. Making 'Tech for Good' work

Ecosia


12:00 pm - Round Table

B. The Tao of Ideation

ParkYou!


12:00 pm - Round Table

B. The Tao of Ideation

ParkYou!


12:00 pm - Round Table

C. What will be the first blockchain-based 'killer app' beyond speculation?

Genacast


12:00 pm - Round Table

C. What will be the first blockchain-based 'killer app' beyond speculation?

Genacast


12:00 pm - Round Table

D. #DisruptTheDivide - The Necessity of Inclusive Innovation

XIS Global


12:00 pm - Round Table

D. #DisruptTheDivide - The Necessity of Inclusive Innovation

XIS Global


12:25 pm - Startup Stage

Enterprise SaaS

Startups Pitch


12:25 pm - Startup Stage

Enterprise SaaS

Startups Pitch


12:45 pm - Main Stage

Internet 3.0: Blockchain’s Impending Effect On Every Sector Of The Tech Industry

Ayesha Kiani, Republic; LuRae Lumpkin, Custom Blockchain Solutions; Ravi Sarkar, Hexaware; Jade Scipioni, FOX Business


12:45 pm - Main Stage

Internet 3.0: Blockchain’s Impending Effect On Every Sector Of The Tech Industry

Ayesha Kiani, Republic; LuRae Lumpkin, Custom Blockchain Solutions; Ravi Sarkar, Hexaware; Jade Scipioni, FOX Business


1:00 pm - Round Table

A. Digitization of Funds and Security Tokens

City Block Capital


1:00 pm - Round Table

A. Digitization of Funds and Security Tokens

City Block Capital


1:00 pm - Round Table

B. Metrics VCs Care About: How to Attract Venture Capital

Highland Capital Partners


1:00 pm - Round Table

B. Metrics VCs Care About: How to Attract Venture Capital

Highland Capital Partners


1:00 pm - Round Table

C. How to Keep a Human-Centric Mindset in a World of Technological Advancement

Delos


1:00 pm - Round Table

C. How to Keep a Human-Centric Mindset in a World of Technological Advancement

Delos


1:00 pm - Round Table

D. From Stripes to Startups: Optimizing military experience for startup success

McCune VC


1:00 pm - Round Table

D. From Stripes to Startups: Optimizing military experience for startup success

McCune VC


1:10 pm - Main Stage

Growth Hacking's Not Dead

Vin Clancy


1:10 pm - Main Stage

Growth Hacking's Not Dead

Vin Clancy


1:25 pm - Main Stage

3 Steps to Make Growth Hacking Predictable

Josh Fechter, BAMF Media


1:25 pm - Main Stage

3 Steps to Make Growth Hacking Predictable

Josh Fechter, BAMF Media


1:25 pm - Startup Stage

Enterprise SaaS/ Fintech

Startups Pitch


1:25 pm - Startup Stage

Enterprise SaaS/ Fintech

Startups Pitch


2:00 pm - Round Table

A. How Human-Centric AI Will Shape The Workforce and Lead to More Creative and Productive Companies

Node.ai


2:00 pm - Round Table

A. How Human-Centric AI Will Shape The Workforce and Lead to More Creative and Productive Companies

Node.ai


2:00 pm - Round Table

B. How to Get to the Right VC Funds for Your Financing, Seed to Late Seed to A

Rubicon Venture Capital


2:00 pm - Round Table

B. How to Get to the Right VC Funds for Your Financing, Seed to Late Seed to A

Rubicon Venture Capital


2:00 pm - Main Stage

Women & Tech: How Far We've Come & How Far We Still Have To Go

Samantha Scharff, Future 8; Marissa Evans-Alden, Sawyer; Rajia Abdelaziz, invisaWear; Tiffany Norwood, Tribetan


2:00 pm - Main Stage

Women & Tech: How Far We've Come & How Far We Still Have To Go

Samantha Scharff, Future 8; Marissa Evans-Alden, Sawyer; Rajia Abdelaziz, invisaWear; Tiffany Norwood, Tribetan


2:20 pm - Startup Stage

Fintech

Startups Pitch


2:20 pm - Startup Stage

Fintech

Startups Pitch


2:30 pm - Main Stage

How the NYT is Adapting Modern Growth Tactics to a 150 Year Old Newspaper

Nick Rockwell, The New York Times; Joanna Lord, ClassPass


2:30 pm - Main Stage

How the NYT is Adapting Modern Growth Tactics to a 150 Year Old Newspaper

Nick Rockwell, The New York Times; Joanna Lord, ClassPass


2:55 pm - Main Stage

Translating Personal Investment Into Founder Success

Joanne Wilson, Gotham Gal; Jean Brownhill, Sweeten


2:55 pm - Main Stage

Translating Personal Investment Into Founder Success

Joanne Wilson, Gotham Gal; Jean Brownhill, Sweeten


3:15 pm - Startup Stage

Big Data, Marketing Automation, HR/Recruiting, Energy, Mobility/Travel, Search

Startups Pitch


3:15 pm - Startup Stage

Big Data, Marketing Automation, HR/Recruiting, Energy, Mobility/Travel, Search

Startups Pitch


3:40 pm - Main Stage

Founder Panel: Achieving Rapid Scale

Greg Marsh, KeyMe; Dan Teran, Managed by Q; Andrew Schoen, NEA


3:40 pm - Main Stage

Founder Panel: Achieving Rapid Scale

Greg Marsh, KeyMe; Dan Teran, Managed by Q; Andrew Schoen, NEA


4:05 pm - Main Stage

Designing How The Next Generation Will Live, Work & Stay Healthy

Elizabeth Galbut, SoGal Ventures


4:05 pm - Main Stage

Designing How The Next Generation Will Live, Work & Stay Healthy

Elizabeth Galbut, SoGal Ventures


4:05 PM - Startup Stage

Drones/Robotics, EdTech, Social, VR/AR, Hardware, InsureTech, LegalTech

Startups Pitch


4:05 PM - Startup Stage

Drones/Robotics, EdTech, Social, VR/AR, Hardware, InsureTech, LegalTech

Startups Pitch


4:30 PM - Main Stage

What Drives A Serial Entrepreneur To Keep Building

Kevin P. Ryan, MongoDB; Kevin Delaney, Quartz


4:30 PM - Main Stage

What Drives A Serial Entrepreneur To Keep Building

Kevin P. Ryan, MongoDB; Kevin Delaney, Quartz


5:20 pm - Startup Stage

Foodtech/Agtech

Startups Pitch


5:20 pm - Startup Stage

Foodtech/Agtech

Startups Pitch


6:00 pm - Main Stage

Networking After Party

Location: Pier 17


6:00 pm - Main Stage

Networking After Party

Location: Pier 17


7:30 pm - Main Stage

VIP Gala Dinner

Location: Undisclosed (Speakers & VIP Ticket-Holders only)


7:30 pm - Main Stage

VIP Gala Dinner

Location: Undisclosed (Speakers & VIP Ticket-Holders only)


Day Two: Oct. 4


Day Two: Oct. 4


9:30 am - Main Stage

From Zero To $60MM: Lessons Learned From Hyper-Growth

Isaac Oates, Justworks; Matt Harris, Bain Capital Ventures


9:30 am - Main Stage

From Zero To $60MM: Lessons Learned From Hyper-Growth

Isaac Oates, Justworks; Matt Harris, Bain Capital Ventures


9:30 AM - Startup Stage

Blockchain

Startups Pitch


9:30 AM - Startup Stage

Blockchain

Startups Pitch


9:50 am - Main Stage

The Death Of Net Neutrality: What It Means For Tech, And What We Can Still Do About It

Mignon Clyburn, FCC Commissioner


9:50 am - Main Stage

The Death Of Net Neutrality: What It Means For Tech, And What We Can Still Do About It

Mignon Clyburn, FCC Commissioner


10:15 am - Main Stage

The Cloud Native Future

Abby Kearns, Cloud Foundry


10:15 am - Main Stage

The Cloud Native Future

Abby Kearns, Cloud Foundry


10:20 am - Startup Stage

Biotech/Health

Startups Pitch


10:20 am - Startup Stage

Biotech/Health

Startups Pitch


10:50 am - Main Stage

How To Fail At Fundraising

Charlie O'Donnell, Brooklyn Bridge Ventures


10:50 am - Main Stage

How To Fail At Fundraising

Charlie O'Donnell, Brooklyn Bridge Ventures


11:00 am - Round Table

A. Cross-Border Expansion Into Asia

Translink Capital


11:00 am - Round Table

A. Cross-Border Expansion Into Asia

Translink Capital


11:00 am - Round Table

B. What Are the Tradeoffs of Accelerator Programs and Are They Right for Me?

ICONYC Labs


11:00 am - Round Table

B. What Are the Tradeoffs of Accelerator Programs and Are They Right for Me?

ICONYC Labs


11:00 am - Round Table

C. Impact Entrepreneurs - Defining and Measuring Impact

CityLight Cap


11:00 am - Round Table

C. Impact Entrepreneurs - Defining and Measuring Impact

CityLight Cap


11:00 am - Round Table

D. Facebook Marketing 101

JSU Solutions


11:00 am - Round Table

D. Facebook Marketing 101

JSU Solutions


11:10 am - Main Stage

How To Create More Profit, Increase Retention, And Improve The Culture At Your Company

Ryan Carson, Treehouse


11:10 am - Main Stage

How To Create More Profit, Increase Retention, And Improve The Culture At Your Company

Ryan Carson, Treehouse


11:15 am - Startup Stage

Consumer

Startups Pitch


11:15 am - Startup Stage

Consumer

Startups Pitch


11:30 am - Main Stage

Hackonomy: Create Value by Breaking Things

Bonin Bough, Bonin Ventures


11:30 am - Main Stage

Hackonomy: Create Value by Breaking Things

Bonin Bough, Bonin Ventures


12:00 pm - Round Table

A. The Impact of VC on the Exponential Growth of Investment in the Real Estate Tech Space

Camber Creek


12:00 pm - Round Table

A. The Impact of VC on the Exponential Growth of Investment in the Real Estate Tech Space

Camber Creek


12:00 pm - Round Table

B. Machine-Assisted Creativity and Recommendation Algorithms

Trash


12:00 pm - Round Table

B. Machine-Assisted Creativity and Recommendation Algorithms

Trash


12:00 pm - Round Table

C. "How to hire for your startup at every stage of growth" with a focus on founders.

Lerer Hippeau


12:00 pm - Round Table

C. "How to hire for your startup at every stage of growth" with a focus on founders.

Lerer Hippeau


12:00 pm - Round Table

D. From "Too Big to Fail" to "Too Early to Win" finding the best time to engage with VCs

McCune VC


12:00 pm - Round Table

D. From "Too Big to Fail" to "Too Early to Win" finding the best time to engage with VCs

McCune VC


12:40 pm - Main Stage

VC Panel: Raising Money Outside Silicon Valley

Erik Nordlander, GV; Graham Brown, Lerer Hippeau; Julie Lein, Urban Innovation Fund; Alex Konrad, Forbes


12:40 pm - Main Stage

VC Panel: Raising Money Outside Silicon Valley

Erik Nordlander, GV; Graham Brown, Lerer Hippeau; Julie Lein, Urban Innovation Fund; Alex Konrad, Forbes


12:50 pm - Startup Stage

eCommerce

Startups Pitch


12:50 pm - Startup Stage

eCommerce

Startups Pitch


1:00 pm - Round Table

A. Early Stage Healthcare Investors - How They Differ and How to Find Them...

Health Wildcatters


1:00 pm - Round Table

A. Early Stage Healthcare Investors - How They Differ and How to Find Them...

Health Wildcatters


1:00 pm - Main Stage

Adversity is Your Strength: How Struggle Sharpens Your Ability to Innovate

Jason Williamson, Oracle Startup Ecosystem


1:00 pm - Main Stage

Adversity is Your Strength: How Struggle Sharpens Your Ability to Innovate

Jason Williamson, Oracle Startup Ecosystem


1:00 pm - Round Table

B. The Ins & Outs of Equity Crowdfunding

OurCrowd


1:00 pm - Round Table

B. The Ins & Outs of Equity Crowdfunding

OurCrowd


1:00 pm - Round Table

C. How to Get More Customers: What You Can Do to Optimize Your Conversion Rates

StartupDevKit


1:00 pm - Round Table

C. How to Get More Customers: What You Can Do to Optimize Your Conversion Rates

StartupDevKit


1:20 pm - Main Stage

Jedi Mind Tricks Of The Entrepreneur

Howard Lerman, Yext


1:20 pm - Main Stage

Jedi Mind Tricks Of The Entrepreneur

Howard Lerman, Yext


1:55 pm - Startup Stage

IoT

Startups Pitch


1:55 pm - Startup Stage

IoT

Startups Pitch


2:00 pm - Round Table

A. The Ins & Outs of Equity Crowdfunding

OurCrowd


2:00 pm - Round Table

A. The Ins & Outs of Equity Crowdfunding

OurCrowd


2:00 pm - Round Table

B. Crypto Hedge Funds

Genesis Block Capital


2:00 pm - Round Table

B. Crypto Hedge Funds

Genesis Block Capital


2:00 pm - Round Table

C. A Recession Is Coming: Discuss

FF Venture Capital


2:00 pm - Round Table

C. A Recession Is Coming: Discuss

FF Venture Capital


2:00 pm - Main Stage

From AI To EQ - How To Stay Relevant As the Future Is Here

Kara Dake, FeelTank


2:00 pm - Main Stage

From AI To EQ - How To Stay Relevant As the Future Is Here

Kara Dake, FeelTank


2:20 pm - Main Stage

The Power Of Ethereum

Joseph Lubin, ConsenSys


2:20 pm - Main Stage

The Power Of Ethereum

Joseph Lubin, ConsenSys


2:40 pm - Main Stage

From Athlete to Entrepreneur: How Sports Figures Play a Role in Startups that Change the World

Ryan Howard & Wayne Kimmel, SeventySix Capital


2:40 pm - Main Stage

From Athlete to Entrepreneur: How Sports Figures Play a Role in Startups that Change the World

Ryan Howard & Wayne Kimmel, SeventySix Capital


2:45 pm - Startup Stage

Other

Startups Pitch (Mixed Verticals)


2:45 pm - Startup Stage

Other

Startups Pitch (Mixed Verticals)


4:05 pm - Main Stage

Top 15 Startups

Pitch Competition Finalists


4:05 pm - Main Stage

Top 15 Startups

Pitch Competition Finalists


6:00 pm - Main Stage

Networking After Party

Location: Pier 17


6:00 pm - Main Stage

Networking After Party

Location: Pier 17


7:30 pm - Main Stage

VIP Gala Dinner

Location: Undisclosed (Speakers, VIP Ticket-Holders and Pitch Competition Finalists only)


7:30 pm - Main Stage

VIP Gala Dinner

Location: Undisclosed (Speakers, VIP Ticket-Holders and Pitch Competition Finalists only)


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