PROGRAM

Day 1
01 Jun 2017
Day 2
02 Jun 2017

The Tech Powerhouse: Southern California Closes the Gap as a Leading Technology Innovation Ecosystem

8:30-8:50- Part 1: Bill Carpou, CEO, OCTANe 8:50-9:35- Part II: Paul Pickle, President, Microsemi (Moderator) Murdoch Fitzgerald, Vice President – Semiconductor Marketing, Arrow Electronics Rick Lisa, Director – IoT Sales...
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Richard Sudek
Paul Pickle
Bill Carpou
10:15 am - 10:45 am

Networking & Exhibits

Industry Track: Business Applications of Artificial Intelligence (AI)

Concurrent Panels: Industry Track: Business Applications of Artificial Intelligence (AI) Chad Steelberg, CEO, Veritone Jeff Margolis, CEO, Welltok
Chad Steelberg

Operational Track: Using Technology to Drive Sales & Growth Acceleration

Concurrent Panels: Operational Track: Using Technology to Drive Sales & Growth Acceleration Carey Ransom, Chief Product Officer, Experian Sean Ellis, CEO, GrowthHackers.com Nick Hedges, President & CEO, Velocity Santi Pierini,...
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Michael Smith
Santi Pierini
11:45 am - 12:15 pm

Networking & Exhibits

Keynote Luncheon: Sequoia Capital & GE Ventures

Keynote Luncheon: Sequoia Capital & GE Ventures Steve Litchfield, EVP- Chief Strategy Officer, Microsemi Omar Hamoui, Partner, Sequoia Capital Risa Stack, Managing Director, GE Ventures
Risa Stack
Omar Hamoui
Steve Litchfield

Industry Track: On the Move- Disruptive Transportation & Infrastructure

Concurrent Panels: Industry Track: On the Move- Disruptive Transportation & Infrastructure Newth Morris, President, Telogis (Moderator) Henry Bzeih, Director of Connected Car, Kia Motors Axel Radermacher, Senior Manager Business &...
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Operational Track: eSports- Interactive Entertainment

Concurrent Panel: Operational Track: eSports- Interactive Entertainment Mark Deppe- Director, UCI eSports Arena Michael William, CEO, Oomba Steve Arhancet, Co-CEO, Team Liquid Blizzard*

Panel: Investors Unplugged- Investing Resources & Capital in Southern California

Mike Fassula, Accounting/Finance Manager, Arrow Finance Solutions Steve Litchfield, EVP – Chief Strategy Officer, Microsemi Murray Rudin, General Partner, Riodan, Lewis & Haden John Ruffolo,CEO, OMERS Ventures Rachel Oborny, Business...
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John Ruffolo
Murray Rudin
Steve Litchfield

Getting Smarter About Cybersecurity & Data Privacy (Keynote & Panel)

8:00 – 8:30 – Keynote: Protecting the Consumer •Gary Sorrentino, CTO, JP Morgan   8:30 – 9:30 – Panel: Protecting Industry •Jim Aralis, CTO, Microsemi •Craig Lund, CEO, SecureAuth •Adam...
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Gary Sorrentino

Using AR/VR to Transform Business & Entertainment

Using AR/VR to Transform Business & Entertainment Robert Brown, CEO, Meridian AR Dylan Watkins, CEO, Monster VR Paul Shockley, Chief Creative Guru, Guru David Cramer ,COO, NextVR TBD, Microsoft HoloLens*
Robert Brown
Dylan Watkins
10:45 am - 11:15 am

Networking & Exhibit Break

Operational Track: Technologies That Are Changing the Way We Manage the Customer Lifecycle

Concurrent Panels: Operational Track: Technologies That Are Changing the Way We Manage the Customer Lifecycle Pete Deutschman,CEO, The Buddy Group (Moderator)* Kevin Rusin, CFO, McKinley Equipment Des Cahill, VP –...
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Joe Jacobsen

Industry Track: Keynote- Enabling a Culture of Innovation

Concurrent Panel: Industry Track: Keynote- Enabling a Culture of Innovation Peter Coffee, VP for Strategic Research, Salesforce
Peter Coffee

Keynote: A Million Great Ideas- Taking Yours to Market

Keynote: A Million Great Ideas David Meltzer, CEO, Sports 1 Marketing     *Special Celebrity Guest Appearances by: • Warren Moon, 17-year NFL Quarterback, Hall of Fame 2006 • Andre...
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