Silicon Beach Fest

Schedule

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Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
E-Commerce Startups 3:00 pm
E-Commerce Startups @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Marina Room
Jun 25 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
LA’s e-commerce startups in fashion, flowers and more will discuss issues e-commerce startups face, including fulfillment, customer acquisition strategies, marketing and social media, and data [...]
Investors in Silicon Beach 3:00 pm
Investors in Silicon Beach @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Main Stage
Jun 25 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Investors in Silicon Beach @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Main Stage | Marina del Rey | California | United States
Leading LA VCs and investors will provide an overview on the investment trends in Silicon Beach. Moderator: Billy O’Grady, City National Bank, SVP Speakers: - [...]
Startup Showcase Semi-Finals, Round 1 4:00 pm
Startup Showcase Semi-Finals, Ro… @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Main Stage
Jun 25 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Startup Showcase Semi-Finals, Round 1 @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Main Stage | Marina del Rey | California | United States
Meet Silicon Beach startups in part one of this pitch fest where new and up-and-coming startups will pitch for 3 minutes with 3 min of [...]
Green High Tech: Seed to Incubator 4:15 pm
Green High Tech: Seed to Incubator @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Boardroom
Jun 25 @ 4:15 pm – 5:00 pm
Join our joint panel of experts on the growing medicinal marijuana startup industry. With legalization of medicinal marijuana, startups are growing in the cannabis space. [...]
Biggest Tech Exits 5:00 pm
Biggest Tech Exits @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Edgewater Room
Jun 25 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
CEOs from LA’s biggest tech exits will describe their exit process: How they found an acquirer, due diligence, alignment of operations, corporate culture, valuation, communication [...]
Startup Showcase Semi-Finals, Round 2 5:00 pm
Startup Showcase Semi-Finals, Ro… @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Main Stage
Jun 25 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Startup Showcase Semi-Finals, Round 2 @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Main Stage | Marina del Rey | California | United States
Meet Silicon Beach startups in part two of this pitch fest where new and up-and-coming startups will pitch for 3 minutes with 3 min of [...]
How Do I Choose a CTO? 10:00 am
How Do I Choose a CTO? @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Marina Room
Jun 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
How Do I Choose a CTO? @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Marina Room | Marina del Rey | California | United States
Join this panel featuring CEOs and CTOs who will assist in answering the questions related to choosing a CTO for your new venture. Topics may [...]
VR: Storytelling and Access 10:00 am
VR: Storytelling and Access @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Sunset Dining Room
Jun 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
VR has been huge this year, with VFX artists, storytellers, filmmakers, game makers, writers, developers and more doing VR.  This panel will give an overview [...]
CTO Stories 11:00 am
CTO Stories @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Marina Room
Jun 26 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
CTO Stories @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Marina Room | Marina del Rey | California | United States
Silicon Beach CTOs from top companies will discuss how they find developers, build their team, work with other teams in their organization, and scale for [...]
Titans of LA Tech 11:00 am
Titans of LA Tech @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Main Stage
Jun 26 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Join us for an in-depth discussion with tech titans from some of LA’s largest tech companies who’ll discuss entrepreneurship, leadership, and building a business in [...]
Chinese Investments in Silicon Beach 12:00 pm
Chinese Investments in Silicon B… @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Boardroom
Jun 26 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Chinese investors and companies are actively investing in Silicon Beach. After Chinese-based Tencent acquired LA-based Riot Games, more Chinese investors are investing in LA area [...]
Hardware Startup Panel 12:00 pm
Hardware Startup Panel @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Dining Room
Jun 26 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
This panel will feature hardware startups discussing their path to success on developing a business, not just a product, with a singular aim of supporting [...]
VFX of Hollywood Blockbusters 12:00 pm
VFX of Hollywood Blockbusters @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Main Stage
Jun 26 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Visual Effects startups and VFX companies are working on top Hollywood movies and films, including Oscar-winner Interstellar and other films. Join this panel where VFX [...]
3D Printing Revolution: LA is the Nexus 2:00 pm
3D Printing Revolution: LA is th… @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Sunset Dining Room
Jun 26 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
3D printing startups are becoming LA’s next major startup boom. It’s only logical that LA is a mecca for 3D printing as it’s home to [...]
Ask-The-Pros: Tricks of Building Your Local and Remote Office Networks to Scale 3:00 pm
Ask-The-Pros: Tricks of Building… @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Sunset Dining Room
Jun 26 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Workshop Leaders: - Nandan Kalle, Belkin International, Director, Commercial Networking - John Shiple, FreelanceCTO, Founder Startups confront many of the same technology challenges as large [...]
Beyond the Beach: OC, San Diego, Santa Barbara, and More 3:00 pm
Beyond the Beach: OC, San Diego,… @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Boardroom
Jun 26 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Join this panel with leaders in the tech scene from San Diego and Santa Barbara, who’ll provide a brief overview of what’s happening in tech [...]
Angels, Accelerators and VCs: How to Get a Deal Closed 4:00 pm
Angels, Accelerators and VCs: Ho… @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Main Stage
Jun 26 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Moderator: Ted Werth, Tengrade, CEO; startup advisor @tejawe Speakers: - Jeff Lapin, Tech Coast Angels, President of LA Network - Brad Zions, Harvard Business School [...]
Drones Take Flight 4:00 pm
Drones Take Flight @ Marina Del Rey Hotel - Sunset Dining Room
Jun 26 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Drone experts discuss the growing drone market including the rise in drone startups, drone VCs and investors, and types of drone companies (photography, e-commerce, B2C [...]
Face to Face with Virtual Humans 5:00 pm
Face to Face with Virtual Humans @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Sunset Dining Room
Jun 26 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
We’ve all been awed with the highly believable digital humans appearing in movies, games and online. As capture technologies, software and rendering advances continue, the [...]
Startup Showcase Finals 5:00 pm
Startup Showcase Finals @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Regatta Room (Main Stage)
Jun 26 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Startup Showcase Finals @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Regatta Room (Main Stage) | Marina del Rey | California | United States
Startup Showcase finalists will pitch for 5 min followed by 5 min Q&A. Judges will pick a final to win the Silicon Beach Fest 2015 [...]