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Silicon Valley Spring 2013
Sessions: 2013-04-01 - 2013-07-09
Our vision is to Globalize Silicon Valley by creating and fostering local startup ecosystems in promising markets across the globe. We aim to help launch 1,000 technology companies per year in over 75 cities worldwide.
Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati is the premier legal advisor to technology and growth enterprises worldwide, as well as the investment banks and venture capital firms that finance them. Over the past four decades, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati has established its reputation by having an unmatched knowledge of its clients' industries and deep and long-standing contacts throughout the technology sector. The firm's legal expertise serves clients at all stages of growth, from venture-backed start-up companies to multibillion-dollar global enterprises. The firm's clients include some of the most recognized names in the technology, retail, life sciences, venture capital, and finance sectors. The firm has offices in Austin, Palo Alto, New York, San Diego, San Francisco, Seattle, Shanghai, and Washington, D.C.
First Republic Bank and its subsidiaries provide private banking, private business banking and the full range of wealth management services with an emphasis on exceptional relationship-based service and a solid commitment to responsiveness and action.
Ravix Group - Ravix Group Inc.provides seasoned consulting expertise to outsource the finance, human resources, and facilities functions of early-stage and middle market companies so that management can focus on their priorities to increase the value of their company.
Purplepatch Services is a strategy consulting firm offering technology firms Marketing Communications and User Experience Design solutions.
20% Off CloudBeat 2013 - The Definitive Cloud Technology Event
With a bright idea and a credit card, hundreds of startups and small businesses have launched and scaled in the last few years thanks to affordable cloud solutions like Amazon, Box, and Salesforce.
The cloud continues to deliver these advantages today, but it now has credible story to tell prospective customers in the enterprise, and real efforts are being made to connect disparate cloud services with one another, or with legacy systems running inside the data center.
CloudBeat 2013 will track the growing maturity of the cloud with two days of high-level discussions, customer case studies, breakout sessions, and exclusive announcements.
Other cloud events focus on legacy technologies and incremental change and tend to let the cloud “vendors” do the talking. CloudBeat, by contrast, delivers actionable lessons by focusing on real customers that are adopting the most disruptive technologies out there, regardless of who peddles them.
This year we're featuring new cases from PayPal, Netflix, Stanford University, Airbnb, and General Electric, to name a few.
- Paul Maritz, CEO, Pivotal
- George Hu, COO, Salesforce
- Saran Mandair, Sr. Director, Infrastructure Engineering, PayPal
- Ariel Tseitli, Director of Cloud Solutions, Netflix
- Ilya Fushman, Head of Product for Business & Mobile, Dropbox
- Katie Talamantez, Director of Finance, Stanford University
- Rod Smith, VP, Emerging Technology, IBM
- Fabio Rosati, CEO, Elance
- John Dillon, CEO, Engine Yard
- Jessica Semaan, Customer Experience Mgr, Airbnb
- Dan Siroker, Co-Founder & CEO, Optimizely
- Dave Gilbert, Founder & CEO, SimpleSignal
- Brian Lillie, CIO, Equinix
Day two of CloudBeat will feature a lively startup competition where ten cloud companies -- chosen from a pool of hundreds -- will pitch their products/services live in front of an expert panel of judges and the full audience.
CloudBeat 2013 will help you find those new investors, new hires, and new business opportunities through a series of organized initiatives including roundtable lunch discussions, quick-connect sessions, business card bingo, receptions, and a slick new networking app.
Join 500 executives — with a mix of business and IT decision makers, analysts, investors, brands, marketers, and press — for a rare look at what’s really working, who’s buying what, and where the industry is going as the cloud grows up.