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Speakers & Expert Judges DEMO Fall 2013 line-up
Michael Abbott, Partner Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers
Mike Abbott is a general partner at Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers. He joined the firm in 2011 and focuses on investments in the firm’s digital practice, helping entrepreneurs in the social, mobile and cloud computing sectors rapidly scale teams and ventures. Jonathan Abrams, Founder & CEO Nuzzel
Jonathan Abrams is the founder & CEO of Nuzzel, the super-easy way to see news from your friends. Jonathan is also co-founder and Managing Partner of Founders Den, a shared office space and private club for experienced entrepreneurs and their friends. Forest Baskett, General Partner New Enterprise Associates
Forest joined NEA in 1999 as a Venture Partner and became a General Partner in 2004. Forest focuses on information and energy technology investments and serves on the Board of Directors for several private and public companies.Rohini Chakravarthy, Partner New Enterprise Associates
Rohini Chakravarthy is a Partner at NEA and focuses on information and energy technology investments.Suranga Chandratillake, President and Chief Strategy, Officer, blinkx
A technology entrepreneur with over a decade of experience in next-generation search, Suranga Chandratillake founded blinkx in 2004 and launched the company in 2005.Michael Chui, Principal McKinsey Global Institute
Dr. Michael Chui is a principal of the McKinsey Global Institute (MGI), McKinsey's business and economics research arm, where he leads research on the impact of information technologies and innovation on business, the economy, and society. Di-Ann Eisnor, Head of U.S. Operations Waze
Di-Ann Eisnor, VP of Partnerships & Platform, runs US operations and is crafting the cartography of “live mapping” for the crowd-sourced navigation and real-time traffic start-up, Waze. Josh Elman, Partner Greylock Partners
Josh joined Greylock in 2011 and invests in entrepreneurs building new consumer products and services. His focus includes social networks and platforms, mobile apps, new media, and marketplaces.Ash Fontana, VP Fundraising Products AngelList
Ash Fontana leads fundraising products at AngelList that drive more than $50M per month to startups through online investing, syndicates, funds and matchmaking. Malay Gandhi, Chief Strategy OfficerRock Health
Malay Gandhi is the Chief Strategy Officer at Rock Health. He works closely with Rock Health portfolio companies to develop early customers and to design sustainable business models. Nabeel Hyatt, Venture Partner Spark Capital
Nabeel Hyatt has led Spark’s investments in Thalmic Labs (Myo), Picturelife, and assists with Oculus. Steven John, Strategic Chief Information Officer Workday
Steven John works closely with Workday customer CIOs and IT groups to help them realize the full benefits of Workday and cloud computing. Jason Krikorian, General Partner DCM
Jason Krikorian brings an entrepreneur's perspective to DCM and its portfolio companies. Before joining DCM, Jason co-founded Sling Media, the pioneering digital media and device company. Ethan Kurzweil, Partner, Bessemer Venture Partners
Ethan Kurzweil, a partner in Bessemer’s Menlo Park office, joined the firm in 2008. He focuses on investments in consumer web, mobile and developer platforms. Ethan has led investments for Bessemer in the consumer/social web (Zoosk, Reputation.com, Twitch), developer platforms (Twilio, SendGrid, Crowdflower), and advertising technology (adap.tv). Jason Lemkin, Co-founder EchoSign
Jason M. Lemkin served as CEO and co-founder of EchoSign, the web’s most popular electronic signature service, from inception through its acquisition by Adobe Systems Inc. in 2011.
Phil Libin, CEO Evernote
Phil Libin is the CEO of Evernote, the service that's helping millions of people worldwide remember everything of value in their daily lives. Mike McClaskey, CIO DISH Network Corp.
Mike McClaskey is responsible for enterprise information technology strategy and operations at DISH. Ayr Muir, CEO Clover Foods
Ayr left McKinsey to toast frozen burgers at Burger King and warm frozen soup at Panera with visions of the future of (an anti-frozen) Clover. Before Clover Ayr worked at McKinsey and Company (‘04-08) advising the CEOs and CMOs of the world’s top consumer and retail companies. Brian O'Malley, General Partner Battery Ventures
Brian leads Battery’s Seed & Early Stage practices, while focusing on investments in eCommerce, online marketplaces and internet applications. Trevor Oelschig, Partner Bessemer Venture Partners
Trevor Oelschig is a partner in Bessemer’s Menlo Park office, where he focuses primarily on software and the consumer web. Trevor led Bessemer’s investments in Shopify, Zopa, Instructure, 2U and Knewton. James Park, CEO & Co-founder Fitbit
James Park is a serial entrepreneur with a passion for creating great products and companies. Fitbit is the third startup that he has founded. Megan Quinn, Partner KPCB
Megan Quinn is a partner at Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers. She joined the firm in 2012 and focuses on consumer Internet investments. Megan specializes in designing, building and scaling transformative consumer products and companies. Erick Schonfeld, Executive Producer DEMO
Erick Schonfeld is a technology journalist and the executive producer of DEMO. He is also a partner at bMuse, a product incubator in New York City. Schonfeld is the former Editor in Chief of TechCrunch. Neal Silverman, Senior Vice President & General Manager - DEMO
Neal Silverman brings more than 20 years’ media and sales experience to his role as Senior Vice President and General Manager of IDG Enterprise’s DEMO—world-renowned launchpad for emerging technology. Hemant Taneja, Managing Director General Catalyst Partners
Hemant has spent the last 12 years partnering with great entrepreneurs to build technology companies with aspirations to transform industries. Shanna Tellerman, Partner Google Ventures
Shanna is a partner on the investing team at Google Ventures. Her career has focused on the intersection between design and technology, especially in the realm of 3D technology platforms. Angela Yochem, Global CIO BDP International
Angela Yochem is the Global CIO of BDP International, a leading privately-held global transportation and logistics management firm.
In addition to 50+ product launches, we're thrilled to welcome to DEMO (and in a few cases, welcome back!) the above mentioned industry leaders!
Check out the DEMO Fall agenda and the growing list of VC and product designer judges who will offer invaluable feedback to the demonstrators.www.demo.com/DF13agenda
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