Speakers

Biz Stone

Co-founder,
Twitter + Future Positive

Biz is a co-founder of Twitter, Medium, and Jelly. Biz has been recognized as one of TIME’s 100 Most Influential People and is a Fellow at the University of Oxford.

Michelle Zatlyn

Co-founder, President + COO, Cloudflare

Michelle Zatlyn is co-founder, President and COO of Cloudflare, the Internet security, performance, and reliability company on a mission to help build a better Internet.

Jeff Lawson

Founder + CEO,
Twilio

Jeff Lawson is the founder and CEO of Twilio. A serial entrepreneur and a software developer, Jeff co-founded Twilio in 2008.

Tamar Yehoshua

Chief Product Officer,
Slack

Tamar Yehoshua oversees product strategy and development, design and research at Slack. Previously, Tamar was a Vice President at Google.

Noah Kerner

CEO,
Acorns

Born in New York City’s east village, Noah Kerner is the CEO of the micro-investing app Acorns and co-founder of Say.

Benoit Dageville

Co-founder + President of Product, Snowflake

Benoit co-founded Snowflake and currently serves as President of the Product division.

Lucy Liu

Co-founder + President,
Airwallex

Lucy Liu is President and Co-founder at Airwallex. She is responsible for the company’s branding and operations.

Parker Conrad

Co-founder + CEO,
Rippling

Parker Conrad launched Zenefits in 2013, the first all-in-one HR platform that allowed businesses to sign up and manage payroll and benefits online.

Markus Villig

Founder + CEO,
Bolt

Markus Villig is the founder and CEO of Bolt, the leading European mobility platform that’s focused on making urban travel more affordable, convenient and responsible.

Hayley Barna

Partner,
First Round Capital

Hayley Barna is a Partner at First Round Capital based in New York. She co-founded and scaled Birchbox, the leading beauty and grooming retailer seed.

Eren Bali

Co-founder + CEO,
Carbon Health

Eren Bali is the CEO and co-founder of Carbon Health. He leads the Carbon team towards his vision to democratize healthcare and make quality care accessible for everyone.

Emily Melton

Co-founder + Partner,
Threshold

Emily Melton is a partner and co-founder of Threshold. Her portfolio includes BetterUp, Brightline, Elation Health, Imagen, Livongo.

Shishir Mehrotra

Co-founder + CEO,
Coda

Shishir Mehrotra is the cofounder and CEO of Coda, a new doc for teams that combines documents, spreadsheets, and applications into a single canvas.

Jean-Denis Greze

Head of Engineering,
Plaid

Jean-Denis Greze oversees Plaid’s global engineering and design teams and sets the technical vision of the company. Prior to joining Plaid, Jean-Denis was Director of Engineering at Dropbox.

Alda Leu Dennis

General Partner,
Initialized Capital

Alda brings over a decade of investing and legal experience to Initialized Capital. Prior to Initialized, she was a managing partner at 137 Ventures where she led investments in Planet Labs, Wish, Coupang, CourseHero, and Work Market.

Peter Boyce

Partner,
General Catalyst

Peter Boyce II is a partner at General Catalyst, a venture capital firm with offices in Boston, New York, Palo Alto, and San Francisco, and approximately $5.0 billion in total capital raised.

Claire Diaz-Ortiz

Partner,
Magma Partners

Claire Diaz-Ortiz is an author and startup investor who was an early employee at Twitter. Named one of the 100 Most Creative People in Business by Fast Company, she has written nine books that have been translated into 10 languages.

Songe LaRon

Co-founder + CEO,
Squire

Songe is the CEO and co-founder of Squire, the all-in-one point-of-sale and business management platform for barbershops.

Michele Romanow

Co-founder + President,
Clearbanc

Tech titan Michele Romanow is a serial entrepreneur who started five companies before her 33rd birthday. A “Dragon” on CBC’s hit show Dragons’ Den, Romanow is the Co-founder and President of Clearbanc.

Alvin Graylin

President,
HTC China

Mr. Graylin is the China President at HTC, leading all aspects of HTC’s business in the region (Vive/VR, phone, content platform, partnerships and investments) and the company’s SW business globally.

Amandine Lobelle

Head of Business Operations, Paystack

Amandine is currently Head of Business Operations at Paystack, an online payments company based in Lagos, Nigeria, which helps merchants to collect payments from their customers.

George Arison

Co-Founder + Co-CEO, Shift

George Arison is the Co-founder and Co-CEO of Shift, an online marketplace innovating the car sales industry. Previously, he co-founded Taxi Magic (now known as Curb), the first on-demand mobile transportation booking technology, and worked at Google and BCG.

Jaime Schmidt

Founder, Investor + Author,
Schmidt's Naturals/Color Capital

Jaime Schmidt is an entrepreneur and the founder of Schmidt’s Naturals, a brand of natural personal care products that she started in her kitchen in Portland, Oregon in 2010.

Anis Uzzaman

General Partner + CEO,
Pegasus Tech Ventures

Anis Uzzaman, Ph.D. is the General Partner, and Founder of Pegasus Tech Ventures. He serves as the CEO of the company, overlooking overall management and operations.

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