On Wednesday, September 18, join us for a session exploring technologies and apps that help streamline the planning, prospecting and promotional aspects of meetings and events.


Brianna Haag is the SF Marketing Manager at Eventbrite and has been helping SF event organizers make the most out of their events for the past 3 years. She loves events (duh), tech/social media, fundraising and getting around SF via her yellow Vespa. You can tweet her @BriteSF.

Yan Heim is Co-Founder and CEO of Froomz, an online venue marketplace that directly connects meeting/event planners with local venues, enabling them to price out and book event spaces within minutes. Yan has extensive experience in engineering, financial planning and contract negotiation in international telecommunication industry. She was the co-founder and general manager of Beijing MITEC Technology INC., a technology importer and systems integrator.

Anthony Krumeich is Co-Founder and CEO of Bloodhound. Anthony studied symbolic systems and mathematics at Stanford and participated in honors research in systems neuroscience. He also studied philosophy of mind at Oxford. He is passionate about combining his interests in technology, human behavior, and design to create new opportunities.

Lydia Sugarman is Founder and CEO of PrivateLabel Interactive/Venntive, an email and social media marketing-sales solution provider and consultant. Venntive provides the tools and the expertise that helps diverse clients -- from Fortune 500 to non-profits to start-ups -- attract dedicated customers and a greater ROI.

We'll open with time for refreshments and conversation, view 3-minute presentations from the panelists, and then open up to a panel discussion moderated by TechCrunch reporter Alex Wilhelm on event technology. Don't miss this opportunity to access event planning resources and ideas from tech experts!