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Transcript of LEADE.RS

CEO of
from 2007 to 2015, and currently serving as Executive Chairman
Phil Libin
Loic Le Meur
Founder & CEO / Leade.rs
The impact of Drones & Bots
Managing Director, General Catalyst Co-Founder & Chairman
Phil’s first investment since joining General Catalyst is in a bot company called Begin. Phil will be focusing on this area for the next few years and is the perfect person to share with us why are we seeing an explosion of activity in this space and what the impact of these technologies will be.
Paul Papadimitriou
Jeff Clavier
Managing Partner
SoftTech Ventures
Sam Shank
CEO & Co-Founder
Robin Chan
CEO & Co-Founder
Ben Parr
Julien Codorniou
Director, Facebook at Work
Robert Scoble
Entreprenuer in Residence
Engine 5
Served as President of CoreStreet
Founder and CEO of
Engine 5
Luciana Lixandru
Venture Capital Investor
conference speaker

Luciana is from Romania and graduated from Georgetown University
The Future of Investing
SV Insider Jeff Clavier and Accel’s Luciana Lixandru will talk about the tech-funding climate in the U.S. and Europe, exciting areas of investment and predictions for the future.
Angel Investor, with early investments in Hyperloop, Twitter, Square, and Xiaomi
Robin Chan is CEO and Co-Founder of Operator, Inc
Serial Entrepreneur, Angel Investor, and Advisor
Previously, General Manager of Asia Business Operations for Zynga, through the acquisition of XPD Media, where he was Founder and CEO
The Impact of ecommerce & AI
Robin will show us the future of ecommerce with Artificial Intelligence.
The “Last Minute” economy
Sam will discuss the opportunities in the uber popular “last minute” market segment of the on-demand economy.

Eric Wahlforss
Founder & CTO
The Future of Music
Eric will share his unique perspective as the CTO of SoundCloud since it’s inception in 2008 and as a touring musician himself. He will discuss the future of music from both the artist and listener perspective.

Jamie Siminoff
Founder & CEO
The Impact of the Internet of Things
With Ring, Jamie went from a Shark Tank reject to a Richard Branson backed mega success. We will hear this thoughts about what is on the horizon not only for Ring, but for the IoT industry as a whole.
Human Ventures
Peter Pham
Heather Hartnett
Business Insider listed her as one of the top 30 women under 30 in tech
Halle Freyssinet
Roxanne Varza
Director of the Halle Freyssinet / 1000 Startups Project
Largest startup incubator worldwide
Was the lead for Microsoft’s start-up activities in France: Bizspark and Microsoft Ventures programs
Axl Agency
Axelle Tessandier
Crowdfunding platform Kickstarter launch in France
Entrepreneur and founder of AXL Agency
Former marketing director of the American branch of Scoop.it
Axelle is an expert on digital, innovation management and the aspirations of the Generation Y
Isai Strategic Committee & Kernel Investissements
Pierre Kosciusko-Morizet
Finding great ideas
Internet entrepreneur, investor, founder and former CEO of French e-commerce pioneer PriceMinister, Pierre knows all about finding a great idea! Hear this thoughts on that process and how it might evolve over the next few years.

Yat Siu
China’s impact on the global economy
Asia Pacific is a very exciting place right now. China alone has $338 billion of state cash to spend on startups. Get a first hand look into China’s dynamic future with Yat Siu.

Founder & CEO
Interested in education, media, startups, venture capital, accelerators, retreat-models of learning, curriculum design, moderating panels, curating conversations, hosting cyphers/book clubs/potlucks, and meeting great people
Erik Torenberg
Product Hunt
Founding Team
Mike Hanley
Head of Digital Communications
World Economic Forum
Toni Cowan-Brown
Vice President of
European Business Development
Head of Digital Communications at the World Economic Forum
Building Public
Engagement Communities
The new communications revolution has been an immense force for change. The explosion in digital and social media has revealed much about human nature, and the nature of leadership itself. Mike and Toni will look at how digital technologies and communications can boost the culture and infrastructure of leadership, encourage people to self identify as leaders and build communities of change around complex issues.
Building Movements
Discover what is next with communities, organizations and culture, as Zach shares his thoughts on what it takes to build a movement.

Zach Bell
Fidji Simo
Director of Product
Impact of Video
Fidji leads the product teams in charge of Media and most recently launched Facebook Live, Facebook video and video ads that autoplay in News Feed, and Instant Articles. She understands the impact video has and will share her thoughts on where it is going.

Impact of VR & 360
Robert Scoble is joining us hot off his move to UploadVR. We know Robert will have some mind-blowing opinions and predictions around 360 & VR!!

Award-winning journalist, author, entrepreneur, investor, keynote speaker, and expert on growth and attention

Author of the best-selling book Captivology: The Science of Capturing People’s Attention, named the top marketing book of 2015 by Strategy+Business Magazine
Tom McLeod
Founder & CEO
Innovation, research, and connections with all the major actors of the social and economic field crucial for more diversity 
Hayatte Maazouza
Director of Enterprise Relations & Partnerships

Phil’s first investment since joining General Catalyst is in a bot company called Begin. Phil will be focusing on this area for the next few years and is the perfect person to share with us why are we seeing an explosion of activity in this space and what the impact of these technologies will be.
Founder and Managing Partner of
SoftTech VC
170+ investments
since 2004
Jeff and his team have backed
successful startups
, CTO - Reuters acquired
General Partner for
, the $450M venture fund affiliated with Reuters.
since 2012
Focuses on consumer internet, software and marketplace businesses
Avito, Catawiki, Fever, Wallapop, Deliveroo and Algolia
Previously an
investor at Summit Partners
A travel-obsessed Serial Entrepreneur

Previously CEO of TravelPost.com

SideStep acquired TravelPost.com and Sam stayed on as VP of business development until its fortunate acquisition by Kayak

SoundCloud is the world’s leading audio platform

Since its inception in 2008, the company has experienced exponential user growth, with creators now posting 12 hours of music and audio every minute

SoundCloud reaches more than 350 million people every month, 175 million of whom are unique listeners

Previously Interaction Designer for Gate5 (acquired by Nokia in 2007)

Under the artist name Forss he has released electronic music on Berlin based label Sonar Kollektiv
In 2005 – perplexed by the archaic nature of voicemail – Jamie founded the world’s first voicemail-to-text company, PhoneTag

In September of 2009 PhoneTag sold to Ditech Networks
In 2010 Jamie took on email and founded Unsubscribe.com to help email users clean commercial email from their inboxes

In 2011 Unsubscribe.com was sold to personal security company, TrustedID

Jamie and his team worked out of his garage and set out to create the world’s first “smart”, wi-fi enabled, video doorbell. Doorbot – Now Ring became widely successful in a short period of time thanks to being a contestant on ABC’s Shark Tank, and went on to gain recognition from Jay Leno, the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, and Wired Magazine

Heather leads a team at Human the parent company and advises each of Human Ventures portfolio companies
Recently featured in Business Insider as "the first female-led startup studio in New York City"

Named one of the 50 Most Influential Women in America by Marie Claire.

Serves on the Board of Directors of the David Lynch Foundation
Photobucket's 5th employee and was responsible for driving growth to 61M users and leading its $300M acquisition in 2007 by Fox Interactive Media

Helped people save money as CEO of BillShrink from inception to their 1st Million users in a little over a year.

BillShrink became TruAxis which was acquired by MasterCard in 2012

Pierre Kosciusko-Morizet is the founder and former CEO of French e-commerce pioneer PriceMinister
After he sold PriceMinister to Japanese internet giant Rakuten in 2010 for $350m, he became Rakuten Europe COO

Founder and CEO of Outblaze, a digital services and solutions company specializing in gaming, cloud technology, and smartphone/tablet software development

In 2009, IBM purchased Outblaze’s messaging division and used it to open the first IBM cloud computing lab in Asia

Founder and board director of mobile games publisher Animoca ,which in its first year published 200 apps and accrued over 60 million players before attracting investments from Intel Capital and IDG-Accel

Boad director for TurnOut Ventures, a joint venture between Turner Entertainment and Outblaze Investments

Winner of the URENCO Innovation Award, the Outstanding Entrepreneur Award at the Asia Pacific Entrepreneurship Awards, the Young Entrepreneur of the Year at the DHL/SCMP Business Awards, and many others

Named as a Global Leader of Tomorrow by the World Economic Forum
Director for Facebook at Work, managing all things sales, customer success and Platform for this new initiative
Previously managed the gaming team in EMEA and was recently leading the global Platform Partnerships team, helping Facebook partners to build, grow and monetize their apps with Platform

Before Facebook he was the director of business development at Microsoft Corp where he launched the BizSpark program

Serves on the board of the French media group Le Monde
Over 25 years experience in digital publishing, social media and content
Member of the Executive Committee at the WEF
VP, European Business Development at NationBuilder - the world's first platform for leaders
Previously Toni worked at Burson-Marsteller where she led the BursonDigital team of digital experts across Europe, Middle-East and Africa

Named by The Drum as one of the UK's 30 under 30 in digital
Helping Startups make the right impact
Hear from the people down in the trenches with the startups. Studios from LA and NYC, two distinctly different environments, will talk about how they are helping startups make the right decisions to ensure success.
Founding team member at Product Hunt
Previously founded rapt.fm
Former associate at Nas and Anthony Saleh's venture firm, Queensbridge Venture Partners
Likes to read, write, rap, build startups, and communities
Mozaik RH
Founder of
Has recently been at the helm of the road-to-market strategy for the
Ubuntu phone OS
Microsoft, Alcatel-Lucent, Fujitsu, Tumblr, the European Union
The Impact of Leadership
A passionate observer and actor of the digital Generation. Axelle will share insights into the future of today’s youth and how a new generation of Leaders can help to solve today's essential issues our society is facing. New values, new players, new world?
Robert has recently joined UploadVR as Entrepreneur in Residence
Previously Futurist for Rackspace, the leading Managed Cloud Computing Company

Scoble travels the world looking for what's happening on the bleeding edge of technology. He's interviewed thousands of executives and technology innovators and reports what he learns in books

Fidji is a Director of Product who leads the product teams in charge of Media (Video, News, Influencers) and Advertising in News Feed

Recently, she launched Live videos, videos and video ads that autoplay in News Feed, and Instant Articles
Also in charge of simplifying Facebook’s ad product suite from 27 ad formats to only 7

At RETURN helps to discover what is next with communities, organizations and culture. He's founded and helped build several technology companies in San Francisco and advises top cultural influencing non-profit
Joined Facebook from eBay. There, she was part of the Strategy group before joining eBay’s incubation team to develop new growth businesses

Zach convenes, partners and invests with thought leaders, entrepreneurs, & creators who are at the intersection of culture, lifestyle and what is possible
Community builder, philosopher and story-teller
Founded Omni the on-demand personal storage concierge based in San Francisco
Tom sits on the board of Mama Hope, dedicated to building thriving communities in rural Africa and Central America; as well as the non-profit charity F*ck Cancer, advocating for early detection, prevention, and support for those affected by cancer
Previously co-founded Pagelime, a SaaS CMS used by over 30,000 designers worldwide, and the mobile app lab Imaginary Feet, launching and marketing 15+ apps to over 10 million users
This is Productivity
Claire Burge
Founder & CEO
Tech entrepreneur whose work has inspired a number of leading companies including PwC, Kia, KPMG, EY, Opel and Johnson & Johnson to consider the future of work, redefine their corporate culture and cultivate productive teams
After taking the leap herself three years ago to abolish emails from her companies, she has now joined forces with We Quit Mail to pioneer the world’s first No Email week, this November 2015
Sold her first tech business at the age of 26 and has continued to pioneer her state of thinking and displayed her all out geeky side, as CEO and founder of This is Productivity which houses training, change consultation and e-learning programs
Soon to launch her own online magazine, Chaos and Rocket Fuel which will offer readers a curated exploration into the areas of technology, science, productivity and human behavior
The Future
of happiness
What technology really needs to do is just make us happy. How is happiness defined? Paul and Claire will debate and define it in the context of a lively discussion about life, chaos and the pursuit of happiness!
Mozaik RH
Fights for non-discrimination in recruiting processes
Disrupting Traditional Models
What is in your storage unit? Most of us might have a general idea like “Christmas decorations and unused bicycles,” but is it organized? Chances are, no! Omni is your personal storage concierge. Their service and app lets you view, organize and retrieve your things from storage, item by item, without ever visiting a storage facility. They will even pickup and deliver to your door. Tom will tell us how they are disrupting an antiquated model in a big way.

Sign up for your discounted tickets here
General Catalyst Partner
Founder & CEO
Board Member of BlaBlaCar and a Chairman and main investor of the Strategic Committee of ISAI, the “French internet entrepreneurs fund,” that has raised over $100m
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