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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
Designing Experiences, Designing Teams @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Edgewater Room
Friday @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Designing Experiences, Designing Teams @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Edgewater Room | Marina del Rey | California | United States
User experience design is more than user interface design. This panel will explore the impact design thinking has on our world – most tangibly on [...]
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 [...]
Evenings at the Loft: Process and Design @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Edgewater Room
Friday @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Evenings at the Loft: Process and Design @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Edgewater Room | Marina del Rey | California | United States
Evenings at the Loft is coming to SBF! Take a peek inside the fastest growing design community salon. Featuring ten minute talks on Ethics, Aesthetics and Design Processes. [...]
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 [...]
Rapid Concepting for Mobile Apps @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Edgewater Room
Friday @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Rapid Concepting for Mobile Apps @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Edgewater Room | Marina del Rey | California | United States
In this hands-on session you will learn how to quickly create a customer profile and translate it into a handmade mobile app prototype allowing you to share [...]
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. [...]
Using Creative Workspaces to Enhance Collaboration and Productivity @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Edgewater Room
Friday @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Using Creative Workspaces to Enhance Collaboration and Productivity @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Edgewater Room | Marina del Rey | California | United States
Come and hear from some of the Industries experts on how creative workspaces can enhance collaboration and productivity. Moderator: Alex Bird, Best Day, Co-Founder & [...]
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: - [...]
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 [...]
Product Innovation Workshop with Carbon 5 @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Edgewater Room
Friday @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Product Innovation Workshop with Carbon 5 @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Edgewater Room | Marina del Rey | California | United States
Learn how to put your great startup idea to the test with empathy, ideation and rapid prototyping. Hold onto your entrepreneur hats, folks, it’s time [...]
#hotpotato: In The Shoes of In-house Product Design Teams & Design Studios @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Edgewater Room
Friday @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
#hotpotato: In The Shoes of In-house Product Design Teams & Design Studios @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Edgewater Room | Marina del Rey | California | United States
A process power session that brings together leading design managers to share new tips of trade on building platforms and software apps. With designers moving [...]
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, [...]
Evenings at the Loft: Design Across Mediums @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Edgewater Room
Friday @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Evenings at the Loft: Design Across Mediums @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Edgewater Room | Marina del Rey | California | United States
Evenings at the Loft is coming to SBF! Take a peek inside the fastest growing design community salon. Featuring four ten minute talks on Virtual Reality, Art Installations, [...]
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 [...]
Evenings at the Loft: Lounge, Play Party and Prizes! @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Edgewater Room
Friday @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Evenings at the Loft: Lounge, Play Party and Prizes! @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Edgewater Room | Marina del Rey | California | United States
Come on in and kick your feet up with Kluge. We will be ending the day with a creative play workshop. We will have walls of interactive [...]