Liz Crawford, CTO, Birchbox
David Bloom, Co-Founder & CEO, Ordr.in
Joe Bondi, CTO & Co-Founder, RunKeeper
Tobias Peggs , CEO, Aviary
As CEO of Mashery, an Intel Company, Oren Michels leads the team responsible for connecting 175 leading brands with 216,000 developers to build 76,000 live apps using APIs. With Mashery, Oren created the Business of APIs conference, now in its 6th year. A frequent speaker at events globally, Oren has [...]
Caroline McCarthy is a consultant working with both start-ups and Fortune 500 companies on storytelling strategy. She previously was a marketer at Google and a journalist covering social media and digital culture at CBS and CNET. Caroline has appeared on CNBC, MSNBC, Fox News, CBS’ Early Show and NBC’s TODAY Show, among [...]
Naveen is the co-founder of foursquare. He’s currently experimenting with personal data and platforms. On the side, he loves taking photos.
Alexis Ohanian is an entrepreneur and investor in Brooklyn, NY, best known as the co-founder of the social news site reddit. Alexis has spoken at TED, been rendered in CGI on NMA.tv, was named to the Forbes 30 Under 30 in the Technology list, and included in Inc. Magazine’s 30 [...]
Liz Crawford is the CTO of Birchbox, the beauty subscription brand that brings members access to the newest and best in high-end beauty. Liz has a PhD in Computer Science from Carnegie Mellon and has published papers on topics ranging from Machine Learning and Natural Language Processing to Intelligent Tutoring [...]
Peter Coffee joined salesforce.com in 2007 after 19 years in the technology press, following 10 years as an engineer in petrochemical and aerospace project planning. He works with IT managers, developers, integrators and policymakers to build the global community on cloud platforms including salesforce.com’s Force.com and Heroku.
Leila Janah founded Samasource four years ago. Samasource, after the Sanskrit word “sama” meaning “equal,” is a nonprofit that connects people living in poverty to microwork that builds skills and generates life-changing income. To date, Samasource has moved more than 14,000 people out of poverty in nine countries; secured $5 million-plus in [...]
Christian Rudder is a co-founder of OkCupid, one of the largest dating sites in the world. Today, he serves as President, running the day-to-day operations. He also leads OkCupid’s data science team. Rudder’s research and findings have been featured in The New York Times, Harper’s, The Atlantic, and were the [...]
Jesse Givens is Head of Product for Aetna’s CarePass platform. With CarePass, Aetna offers all consumers a solution to achieve their unique wellness goals by connecting to top mobile apps. The goal is simple – make living a healthy life more achievable for everyone.
Lynda Smith drives marketing at Twilio. Before that she was CMO at companies like Jive and Nuance. She is also on faculty at Stanford.
Sal is responsible for developing Elastic Path’s long-term technology strategies as well as spearheading a process to bring new enterprise ecommerce solutions to market. Sal has over 24 years of experience developing long-term technology strategies and understanding emerging markets and technologies.
Dave is the co-founder of SportsData, a startup providing real-time, in-depth data for professional and college sports. Dave’s unique approach to the data business based on decades of experience as both a vendor and as a customer.
Kyle Armbrester leads More Disruption Please (MDP), athenahealth’s business development program. MDP is aimed at launching a massive surge of disruptive innovation in health care for the overall advancement to the way patient care is coordinated, delivered and reimbursed. MDP targets innovators, entrepreneurs, companies, investors, and individuals – anyone who [...]
Devon works closely with Mashery customers advising them in all stages of their API lifecycle from program conception to platform launch. Prior to Mashery she was the Chief of Staff at TIBCO Software where she worked as a strategic advisor to the CEO in all aspects of the company from [...]
David Bloom is co-founder & CEO of Ordr.in, and open platform for restaurant food ordering with the country’s fastest growing restaurant ecommerce network. Ordr.in is backed by Google Ventures, TechStars, and 500 Startups. David lives in Brooklyn with his understanding wife and two kids.
I’ve been CTO at RunKeeper since its inception in 2008. RunKeeper leverages the technology in smartphones to track, measure, and improve your fitness. In 2010 we opened up the platform that powers RunKeeper and launched the Health Graph API, creating an ecosystem which enables health and fitness apps to work [...]
Mac Devine has more than 24 years of experience in networking and virtualization. He currently serves as Director of CloudFirst Innovation and CTO of the Cloud Services Division at IBM. Devine is a Master Inventor (2006), IBM Distinguished Engineer (2008), and a member of the IBM Academy of Technology (2009).
Every industry is facing rapid change as connected devices create new opportunities and new challenges. Learn how you can take advantage of these opportunities and reinvent the ways you work — regardless of how many outdated systems you have. Be sure to hear this forward-thinking financial industry executive tell how [...]
Tobias Peggs is the CEO of Aviary. Previously, Tobias led OneRiot through its pivot from consumer to B2B, and its acquisition by Walmart. At Walmart, Tobias oversaw all mobile products in international markets. Tobias is an active TechStars mentor and has a PhD in Machine Learning from Cardiff University, UK.