Keynote Speakers

  • Adams
    Kenneth Adams
    Commissioner, New York State Department of Economic Development; President and CEO, Empire State Development
  • Alvi
    Suroosh Alvi
    Co-Founder, VICE
  • Arledge
    Curtis Arledge
    Vice Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, Investment Management , BNY Mellon
  • Deblasio
    Bill de Blasio
    Mayor, New York City
  • Brody
    Ned Brody
    Head of the Americas, Yahoo
  • Chase
    Robin Chase
    Founder, Zipcar
  • Epps1
    Omar Epps
    Actor and Investor, BrooklynWorks Films
  • Fried
    Limor Fried
    Founder, Adafruit
  • Glen
    Alicia Glen
    Deputy Mayor, Housing and Economic Development
  • Hippeau1
    Eric Hippeau
    Managing Director, Lerer Ventures
  • Huh1
    Ben Huh
    Founder and CEO, Cheezburger
  • Hunt1
    Neil Hunt
    Chief Product Officer, Netflix
  • Kerman
    Piper Kerman
    Author, Orange is the New Black
  • Koechley
    Peter Koechley
    Upworthy, Co-Founder
  • Peretti1
    Jonah Peretti
    Co-Founder and CEO, BuzzFeed
  • Rubin1
    Slava Rubin
    Co-Founder and CEO, Indiegogo
  • Teigen
    Chrissy Teigen
    Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Cover Model, Television Host, Tweeter
  • Weijmarshausen1
    Peter Weijmarshausen
    Co-Founder and CEO, Shapeways

HQ Speakers

  • Becher
    Emily Becher
    GM & Head of East Coast Partnerships, Samsung Accelerator
  • Bellotti
    Marianne Bellotti
    Senior Software Developer, United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
  • Brooks2
    Andrew Brooks
    Co-Founder & COO, SmartThings
  • Buckwald1
    Michael Buckwald
    Co-Founder and CEO, Leap Motion
  • Bugbee
    Stella Bugbee
    Editorial Director, The Cut
  • Chandok1
    Rob Chandhok
    SVP, Qualcomm Technologies
  • Chirls
    Nick Chirls
    CEO, Alphaworks
  • Dickey
    Megan Dickey
    Technology Reporter, Business Insider
  • Edis
    Jamyn Edis
    Co-Founder and CEO, Dash
  • Galic
    Mate Galic
    CTO, President and Deputy CEO, Native Instruments
  • Goldberg
    Allison Goldberg
    Co-Creator, Blogologues
  • Harrigan
    Matt Harrigan
    Managing Director and Co-Founder, Grand Central Tech
  • Heyward1
    Michael Heyward
    Co-Founder and CEO, Whisper
  • Jamula
    Jen Jamula
    Co-Creator, Blogologues
  • Kelly
    Chris Kelly
    Co-Founder and President, Convene
  • Liguori1
    Stephen Liguori
    Executive Director, Global Innovation and New Models, GE
  • Lindsey
    Greg Lindsay
    Contributing Writer, Fast Company / Visiting Scholar, New York University's Rudin Center for Transportation Policy and Management
  • Magnolia
    Doug Magnolia
    Managing Director, Strategic Growth Initiatives, BNY Mellon
  • Malhotra
    Anupam Malhotra
    Manager, Connected Vehicles, Audi
  • Mccoll
    Darren McColl
    Co-Author, Storyscaping; Stop Creating Ads, Start Creating Worlds
  • Mildenhall1
    Jonathan Mildenhall
    VP, Global Advertising Strategy and Creative Excellence, The Coca-Cola Company
  • Minshew1
    Kathryn Minshew
    Founder and CEO,
  • Moore
    Justin Moore
    Engineering Manager, Facebook
  • Osborn
    Jeremy Osborn
    Academic Director, Aquent Gymnasium
  • Palatucci1
    Mark Palatucci
    Co-Founder, Chief Product Officer, Anki, Inc.
  • Perez_bw
    Nico Perez
    Co-Founder, Mixcloud
  • Quay
    Dr. Ulrich Quay
    Managing Director, BMW i Ventures
  • Robinson1
    Jim Robinson
    Co-Founder and Managing Partner, RRE Ventures
  • Schiller
    Geoff Schiller
    Chief Revenue Officer, Evolve Media
  • Shore
    Adam Shore
    Event Producer, Red Bull Music Academy
  • Shust
    Dan Shust
    Vice President of Emerging Media, Resource
  • Smith
    Larry Smith
    Founder and Editor, SMITH Magazine
  • Steele
    Lockhart Steele
    VP, Editorial, Vox Media
  • Stein
    Jason Stein
    Publisher and Editor, Automotive News
  • Stenovec
    Tim Stenovec
    Technology Reporter, Huffington Post
  • Stern
    Joanna Stern
    Personal Technology Columnist, The Wall Street Journal
  • Thompson
    Chad Thompson
    Senior Worldwide Director, Marketing and Product Management, Logitech
  • Tierney1
    Annemarie Tierney
    General Counsel, SecondMarket
  • Triandafellos
    Marya Triandafellos
    Chief, Skwair
  • Troutman
    Jon Troutman
    Co-Founder and Design Director, Canary
  • Wadowski
    Conrad Wadowski
    Partner, GrowHack
  • Webb1
    Rick Webb
    Venture Partner, Quotidian Ventures