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Join Andreessen Horowitz and a select group of CIOs and CMOs for an intimate look at the technologies that are changing the future of business. Meet with entrepreneurs and experience the future of technology as software continues to define new products, platforms, and even behaviors.

bleeding edge startups

big company leaders

top CIOs and CMOs

Speakers

2015 speakers included:

Andre

Andre Iguodala

Golden State Warriors

Ben

Ben Horowitz

Co-Founder and Partner, Andreessen Horowitz

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Jeff Bezos

Founder, Chairman & CEO of Amazon.com

Jeff

Jeff Jordan

General Partner, Andreessen Horowitz

Marc

Marc Andreesseen

Co-Founder and Partner, Andreessen Horowitz

Mellody

Mellody Hobson

President, Ariel Investments; Chairman of the Board, Dreamworks; Director of The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. & Starbucks Corporation

patty

Patty Hatter

CIO, Intel Security & GM, Intel Security & Software IT

Scott

Scott Weiss

General Partner, Andreessen Horowitz

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Steven Sinofsky

Board Partner, Andreessen Horowitz

vijay

Vijay Pande

Professor in Residence, Andreessen Horowitz

Past speakers have included Conan O'Brien, Marc Benioff, Jeffrey Immelt, Marissa Mayer, Meg Whitman, and Ari Emmanuel.

  • “The difference from past VC events was palpable. Highlights were the Fireside Chats with Meg and Marissa. We were very impressed with many companies and scheduled follow-ups!”

    Brad Peterson, CIO: NASDAQ

  • “Thank you a16z for a great event! Left inspired with ideas for my business.”

    Luanne Calvert, VP & CMO: Virgin America

  • “What an incredible cast of characters. I was able to meet a lot of really interesting people. We had some really good conversations.”

    Phillip Shoemaker, Dr. Applications IT: Apple

  • “Thanks so much to you and your team for a simply fantastic event! The content, attendees, format and location were all top notch…and it was certainly the most valuable program I’ve attended in a long time. So kudos to you and the entire team.”

    Malcolm Frank, EVP Strategy & Marketing: Cognizant

Agenda

2015 agenda included:

Monday November 2

5:00 PM

Dinner

7:30 PM

Fireside Chat: Mellody Hobson and Ben Horowitz

Speakers

  • Mellody Hobson, Ariel Investments
  • Ben Horowitz, Andreessen Horowitz

Tuesday November 3

8:00 AM

Registration/Breakfast

8:30 AM

Conversation: Ben Silbermann and Jeff Jordan

Speakers

  • Ben Silbermann, Pinterest
  • Jeff Jordan, Andreessen Horowitz

9:00 a.m.

Brand and Security: CIOs and CMOs Own It

Speakers

  • Scott Weiss, Andreessen Horowitz
  • Orion Hindawi, Tanium
  • Brad Maiorino, Target

9:45 AM

Own Your Data, Don't Be Owned By It

Moderator

  • Frank Chen, Andreessen Horowitz

Speakers

  • Suhail Doshi, Mixpanel
  • Christopher Nguyen, Adatao
  • Prat Moghe, Cazena
  • Ion Stoica, Databricks
  • Gaurav Dhillon, SnapLogic

10:15 AM

Mobile Ate the World (and Isn’t Done)

Speakers

  • Benedict Evans, Andreessen Horowitz
  • Yuval Scarlat, Capriza
  • Ted Ross, City of LA

10:55 AM

The Need for Speed

Moderator

  • Scott Weiss, Andreessen Horowitz

Speakers

  • Dan Siroker, Optimizely
  • Michel Feaster, UserMind
  • Marc Barach, Jumio

11:25 AM

Break

11:45 AM

Breakout Sessions

CIO Track—Security: Save Your Company and Yourself

Moderator

  • Patty Hatter, Intel

Speakers

  • Alan Cohen, Illumio
  • Aaron Cockerill, Lookout
  • Vijay Balasubramaniyan, Pindrop

CMO Track—Creating a 21st Century Brand

Introduction

  • Todd Lutwak, Andreessen Horowitz

Speaker

  • Peter Giorgi, Airbnb

12:15 PM

Breakout Sessions

CIO Track—DevOps: Harness the Movement

Moderator

  • Steven Sinofsky, Andreessen Horowitz

Speakers

  • Karthik Rau, SignalFx
  • Alex Solomon, PagerDuty

CMO Track—Emerging Platforms and How to Capitalize on Them

Moderator

  • Todd Lutwak, Andreessen Horowitz

Speakers

  • Robert Chatwani, Teespring
  • Jim Gilliam, NationBuilder
  • Steve Patrizi, Imgur

12:45 PM

Lunch

1:30 PM

Breakout Sessions

CIO Track—The Datacenter of the Future Is Here: Now What?

Moderator

  • Peter Levine, Andreessen Horowitz

Speakers

  • Florian Leibert, Mesosphere
  • JR Rivers, Cumulus Networks
  • David Erickson, Forward Networks

CMO Track—How Silicon Valley Has Fun

Introduction

  • Vijay Pande, Andreessen Horowitz

Speakers

  • Georg Petschnigg, FiftyThree
  • Christina Mercando d’Avignon, Ringly
  • Mark Palatucci, Anki

2:15 PM

Visualize This

Moderator

  • Peter Levine, Andreessen Horowitz

Speakers

  • Jon Hirschtick, Onshape
  • Herman Narula, Improbable

2:45 PM

The Future of Software Development: Not Just for IT

Moderator

  • Steven Sinofsky, Andreessen Horowitz

Speakers

  • Bill Macaitis, Slack
  • Matthew McCullough, GitHub
  • Joel Spolsky, Stack Exchange

3:15 PM

Break

3:30 PM

What’s Old Is New Again: New Business Models

Moderator

  • Jeff Jordan, Andreessen Horowitz

Speakers

  • David Baga, Lyft
  • Parker Conrad, Zenefits

4:30 PM

Fireside Chat: Andre Iguodala and Jeff Jordan

Speakers

  • Andre Iguodala, Golden State Warriors
  • Jeff Jordan, Andreessen Horowitz

5:00 PM

Innovator’s Pavilion and Reception

6:30 PM

Dinner

7:30 PM

Fireside Chat: Jeff Bezos and Marc Andreessen

Speakers

  • Jeff Bezos, Amazon
  • Marc Andreessen, Andreessen Horowitz

Participating Companies

adatao
affirm
airbnb
Airware
anki-logo
Apptio
Bracket
capriza
cazena
cumulus
Cyanogen
Databricks
distelli
dwolla
envoy
53
forward-networks
Github
halo
illumio
imgur
improbable
instacart
instartlogic
jumio
lyft
mesosphere
Meteor
mixpanel
Nation-builder
omade
OnShape
Optimizely
Pagerduty
pindrop
Pinterest
Reflektive
Ringly
Signal-Fx
sigopt
slack
snaplogic
Stack-Exchange
switchco
Tanium
teespring
toutapp
udacity
usermind
Zenefits

Venue

Cavallo Point Lodge

601 Murray Circle

Sausalito, CA 94965

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