Startup 2011 Agenda

Join us on Tuesday, May 10, as we crown a new Startup winner and cover all the hot topics in entrepreneurship. Check out the agenda below.


Start time Session Moderator Speaker(s)

8:00 AM Registration & Breakfast

9:00 AM Opening Remarks
Julie Hansen, Business Insider

9:05 AM Interview Henry Blodget
Fred Wilson, Union Square Ventures

9:35 AM Evolve or Die: The Art of the Pivot Dan Frommer, Business Insider David Schofman, Coro Health
Mike Lazerow, Buddy Media
Eric Eichmann, LivingSocial
Mike Walrath, WGI
Alexis Ohanian, Hipmunk

10:00 AM Break

10:15 AM State of the Industry: Bubble Trouble? Henry Blodget
Gina Bianchini, stealth startup
Esther Dyson, EDventure
Kevin Ryan, Gilt Groupe

10:40 AM How to Hire Great Tech Talent Charlie O’Donnell, First Round Capital Dwight Merriman, 10gen
Mike Nolet, AppNexus
Alex Rainert, Foursquare

11:00 AM Five Questions for Rachel Sterne Henry Blodget Rachel Sterne, NYC

11:15 AM Break

11:30 AM 8 Cool Startups Pitch the Audience and sceptical VCs Nicholas Carlson, Business Insider Stu Ellman, RRE Ventures
Amish Jani, FirstMark Capital
Doug McCormick, Rho Ventures
Laura Sachar, StarVest Partners
Jonathan Teo, General Catalyst Partners
David Pakman, Venrock
David Ethridge, NYSE
Tom Phillips, Media6Degrees

12:35 PM Lunch 2:00 PM How to Make a Billion Dollars: Secrets to Raising Money and Cashing Out Big Matt Marshall, VentureBeat Stu Ellman, RRE Ventures
Tony Conrad,
Marc Cenedella, TheLadders

2:30 PM Fred Wilson Says Marketing Is for Companies with Crappy Products: True or False? Betsy Morgan, The Blaze Dana Kanze, Moonit
Cyriac Roeding, ShopKick
Paul Forster,
John Maloney, Tumblr

2:50 PM Break

3:05 PM What I Did Differently the Second Time Around Nicholas Carlson Scott Heiferman, Meetup
John Borthwick, Betaworks
Chris Dixon, Hunch
David Kidder, Clickable

3:35 PM Crazy Perks, Office Space, and Corporate Culture: Does It Matter? Peter Kafka, AllThingsD
Ben Lerer, Thrillist
Steve Cheney, GroupMe
Seth Besmertik, Conductor
Brad Hargreaves, General Assembly

4:00 PM Break

4:15 PM Judging and Audience Voting Henry Blodget
Eric Wiesen, RRE Ventures
Rick Heitzmann, FirstMark Capital
Habib Kairouz, Rho Ventures
Larry Bettino, StarVest Partners
Jonathan Teo, General Catalyst Partners
David Pakman, Venrock
David Ethridge, NYSE
Tom Phillips, Media6Degrees

4:55 PM SPECIAL SESSION: Solving The Spectrum Crisis  Henry Blodget
 Julius Genachowski, FCC

5:00 PM  Presentation of Winner Henry Blodget & Jonathan Teo

5:15 PM Cocktail Reception

7:00 PM After Party at RmFifty5, 210 West 55th Street 




NOW WATCH: Tech Insider videos

Business Insider Emails & Alerts

Site highlights each day to your inbox.

Follow Business Insider Australia on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram.

Tagged In