Silicon Beach Fest

Schedule

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June 2015

Investors in Silicon Beach @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Main Stage
Thursday @ 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: - [...]
Make Your Online Profile Irresistible @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Workshop Room
Thursday @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Learn how to make your online profile to be more irresistible on both dating services and work-related sites (because people check both!) at this hands-on [...]
Evolution of the Media Company @ Marina Del Rey Hotel - Sunset Dining Room
Thursday @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Evolution of the Media Company @ Marina Del Rey Hotel - Sunset Dining Room | Marina del Rey | California | United States
Expert panelists will discuss how audience consumption has changed the digital landscape. They will present a new business model addressing ways in which advertisers, technology [...]
Podcasting Hacks for Beginners @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Marina Room
Thursday @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
A panel of seasoned podcasters discuss how newbies can skyrocket a new podcast. Moderator: Espree Devora, WeAreLATech.com + #womenintech Podcasts, ‘Podcasting for Beginners’ Instructor at General [...]
Biggest Tech Exits @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Edgewater Room
Thursday @ 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 [...]
Super Bowls to Retail: Integrating Digital into Brands and Agencies @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Sunset Dining Room
Thursday @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Super Bowls to Retail: Integrating Digital into Brands and Agencies @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Sunset Dining Room | Marina del Rey | California | United States
From Super Bowl campaigns to retail, brands and agencies are facing the growing need to integrate digital into their strategy, creative, and production processes. The [...]
Women Founders and Funders Breaking New Ground in LA – Tomorrow’s Billion Dollar Club? @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Marina Room
Thursday @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Did you know that two of LA’s five $1 billion+ startups are founded by women? As the LA entrepreneur ecosystem continues to strengthen, there is [...]
A Friday Morning Keynote: Sean Moriarty, Demand Media, CEO @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Regatta Room (Main Stage)
Friday @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
A Friday Morning Keynote: Sean Moriarty, Demand Media, CEO @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Regatta Room (Main Stage) | Marina del Rey | California | United States
Sean serves as Chief Executive Officer and a member of the board of directors of Demand Media. Sean was previously the CEO of Saatchi Art, [...]
CTO Stories @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Marina Room
Friday @ 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 [...]
Chinese Investments in Silicon Beach @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Boardroom
Friday @ 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 [...]
Women Developers @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Marina Room
Friday @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Women Developers @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Marina Room | Marina del Rey | California | United States
Women developers from startups and tech companies will discuss issues including finding the right tech job, working at a startup or large tech company, scalability. [...]
Digital Content Deals: Valuations, Exits, and Then What? @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Sunset Dining Room
Friday @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Experts who’ve all sold or worked on digital content deals will discuss their decision process from valuation, to finding an acquiring company, to deal terms, [...]
WOMEN FOUNDERS: What it Takes to Succeed @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Main Stage
Friday @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Women founders, including those who have raised angel or VC capital discuss what it takes to succeed from funding, team building to strategy. Co-Moderators: - [...]
Advertising Tech 401 @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Boardroom
Friday @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Advertising Tech 401 @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Boardroom | Marina del Rey | California | United States
Digital advertising has become more sophisticated and complex than ever, with the advent of programmatic buying, big data and an unlimited number of technology providers [...]
Friday Afternoon Keynote: Will Keenan, Endemol Beyond, President @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Regatta Room (Main Stage)
Friday @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Friday Afternoon Keynote: Will Keenan, Endemol Beyond, President @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Regatta Room (Main Stage) | Marina del Rey | California | United States
Will Keenan, Endemol beyond USA, President gives afternoon keynote.  Will Keenan was named President of Endemol Beyond USA, the digital division of Endemol Shine North America, [...]
Growth Hacking: Tips and Techniques @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Marina Room
Friday @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Growth Hacking: Tips and Techniques @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Marina Room | Marina del Rey | California | United States
Growth hacking experts will share tips and techniques in Growth Hacking, where developers create quick code and scripts to capture marketing data from social media [...]
Developers and Product Managers: Working Together @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Marina Room
Friday @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Developers and Product Managers: Working Together @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Marina Room | Marina del Rey | California | United States
Experts in product development for software to Internet of Things will discuss strategies and tools for product development including systems for decreased product cycle time, [...]
Girls Talk Tech: Ask Kids Workshop @ Marina Del Rey Hotel - Boardroom
Friday @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Join us for this discussion on girls in tech, from Girls Who Code, who are visiting LA this summer, so we thought we’d invite them to Silicon Beach Fest as a great [...]
Developers Roundtable @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Marina Room
Friday @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Developers Roundtable @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Marina Room | Marina del Rey | California | United States
Developers sound off on what they wish Business Dev, Product Managers, CTOs, CEOs, and their clients knew or understood, to help increase business efficiency. Moderator: Espree [...]