Agenda

8:00 AM - 8:50 AM

Registration
Spangler Williams Room

Sponsored Breakfast
Burden Auditorium

Interactive Demos
Spangler Meredith Room
Aldrich Room 010


9:00 AM - 9:50 AM

Keynote
- Speaker: Carolyn Everson (VP - Global Marketing Solutions, Facebook)
- Moderator: Amy Bernstein (Editor, Harvard Business Review)
Location: Burden Auditorium


10:00 AM - 10:50 AM

Fireside Chat: Autonomous Vehicles
- Speaker: Karl Iagnemma (CEO, NuTonomy)
- Moderator: Tim Higgins (Reporter, Wall Street Journal)
Location: Burden Auditorium

Fireside Chat: VC
- Speakers: Katie Burke (CPO, Hubspot), Nitesh Banta (Co-Founder & CEO, B12), Derek Haas (CEO & Founder, Avant-garde Health)
- Moderator: Larry Bohn (Managing Director, General Catalyst)
Location: Aldrich Room 107

Panel Discussion: AR, VR
- Speakers: Dr. Pattie Maes (MIT Media Lab), John Werner (SVP, Meta), Victor Luo (NASA JPL), Neil Gupta (Indicator Ventures)
Location: Aldrich Room 109

Panel Discussion: FinTech
- Speakers: Omer Ismail (Marcus), Adam Broun (Kensho), James Hobson (Attune), Blair Baldwin (Quilt), Andre Bliznyuk (Runa Capital), Corey Booth (BCG)
Location: Aldrich Room 112

Panel Discussion: Health Tech
- Speakers: Umair Khan (Accolade), Gina Nebesar (Ovia Health), Jessica Alston (F-Prime), Andrew DiMichele (Onduo)
Location: Spangler Auditorium

Panel Discussion: Retail Tech
- Speakers: Chieh Huang (Boxed.com), Susan Tynan (Framebridge), Brendan Wallace (Fifth Wall Ventures), Nick Rellas (Drizly), Adam Chaput (Wayfair), Rachel Vegas (Brandless)
- Moderator: Pano Anthos (XRC Labs)
Location: Aldrich Room 111

Interactive Demos
Location: Spangler Meredith Room, Aldrich Room 010


Keynote:  "The Second Half of The Chessboard"
- Speaker: Deep Nishar (Managing Director, SoftBank)
- Moderator: Dan Primack (Business Editor, Axios, Ex-Fortune/Reuters)
Location: Burden Auditorium

11:00 AM - 11:35 AM


Keynote
- Speaker: Eric Paley (Managing Partner, Founder Collective)
- Moderator: Dan Primack (Business Editor, Axios, Ex-Fortune/Reuters)
Location: Burden Auditorium

11:40 AM - 12:10 PM


Lunch & Optional Small Group Meetups
Spangler Williams Room & Spangler Food Court

Tech Talk: Out of Body Experience Project
- Speaker: David Askaryan (Bridgewater)
Location: Aldrich Room 010

Lightning Talks: Demystifying Technology
- Hosted by HBS CODE Club
Location: Aldrich Room 107

Interactive Demos
Location: Spangler Meredith Room, Aldrich Room 010

12:15 PM - 12:55 PM


Panel Discussion: Chatbots & AI Assistants
- Speakers: Matthias Keller (Chief Scientist, Kayak), Rob may (CEO & Co-Founder, Talla)
- Moderator: Julia B. Austin (Senior Lecturer, Harvard Business School)
Location: Spangler Auditorium

Fireside Chat: Autonomous Vehicles
- Speaker: Sid Misra (CEO, Perceptiva Automata)
- Moderator: Steven Hong (KPCB)
Location: Aldrich Room 107

Panel Discussion: Women in Tech
- Speakers: Natalie Villalobos (Head of Global Programs for Women TechMakers, Google), Katie Burke (Chief People Officer, HubSpot), Matt Wallaert (Entrepreneur), Danielle Morrill (CEO & Co-Founder, Mattermark) 
Location: Burden Auditorium

Tech Talk with IFTTT
- Speaker: Linden Tibbets (CEO, IFTTT)
Location: Aldrich Room 111

Panel Discussion: Future of Food
- Speakers: Steve Fredette (Cofounder, Toast), Julia Cohen (Head of Marketing & Sales, Bowery Farming), Jan M Schnorr (CEO, C2Sense), Usman Cheema (Co-Leader of Business / Corporate Dev, Doordash), Jennifer CHeung (Principal, Strategic Projects, Amazon Fresh)
Location: Aldrich Room 112

Panel Discussion: Cryptocurrency
- Speakers: Bart Stephens (Founder/Managing Partner, Blockchain Capital), Ryan Zurrer (Venture Partner, Polychain Capital), Anders Brownworth (Chief Evangelist, Circle), Hadley Stern (SVP, Fidelity Investments)
- Moderator: Nick Tomaino (Founder / General Partner, 1confirmation; formerly Coinbase)
Location: Aldrich Room 109

Interactive Demos
Location: Spangler Meredith Room, Aldrich Room 010

1:00 PM - 1:50 PM


Fireside Chat: Love & Learning in a Digital World
- Speaker: Justin McLeo (CEO & Founder, Hinge)
Location: Aldrich Room 111

Fireside Chat
- Speaker: Jason Robins (CEO, DraftKings)
- Moderator: Scott Kirsner (Columnist, Boston Globe)
Location: Aldrich Room 112

Panel Discussion: Space Tech
- Speakers: Louis Perna (Founder, Accion), Dan Nevius (Co-founder, Analytical Space), Karl Hoose (VALT Enterprises, LCC), David Potere (Co-founder/CEO, Telluslab)
- Moderator: Professor Matthew Weinzierl (HBS)
Location: Spangler Auditorium

Panel Discussion: Tech In The Developing World
- Speakers: Harinder Takhar (CEO, Paytm North America), Kar Kin Lee (Director, Tencent Online Media Group), Brennan Lake (Technology Exchange Lab)
- Moderator: Robin Miller (Partner, Dalberg Global Development Advisors)
Location: Aldrich Room 109

Panel Discussion: Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence
- Speakers: Anand Sampat (CEO/Founder, Datmo); Janet Slifka (Senior Manager, Amazon Applied Modeling & Data Science); Veronica Wu (Managing Partner, Hone Capital); David Waller (Partner, Oliver Wyman Labs), Adam Smith (Co-founder & Head of Sales, Descartes Labs)
- Moderator: Professor Michael Luca (HBS)
Location: Burden Auditorium

Panel Discussion: Cybersecurity
- Speakers: Ben Cox (Head of Security Research, Cloudflare), Chris Bavitz (MD, Berkman Klein Center), Andy Ellis (Chief Security Officer, Akamai), Shaked Vax (Identity & Anti-Fraud Solutions Strategist, IBM)
Location: Aldrich Room 107

Interactive Demos
Location: Spangler Meredith Room, Aldrich Room 010

2:00 - 2:50 PM


Keynote
- Speakers: Bozoma Saint John (Chief Brand Officer, Uber) & Frances Frei (SVP Leadership & Strategy, Uber)
Location: Burden Auditorium

3:00 - 3:50 PM


Keynote
- Speaker: Sue Siegel (CEO, GE Ventures)
- Moderator: Shikhar Ghosh (HBS Professor)
Location: Burden Auditorium

4:00 - 4:35 PM


Keynote
- Speaker: Caroline Ghosn (Founder & CEO, Levo)
- Moderator: Amy Bernstein (Editor, Harvard Business Review)
Location: Burden Auditorium

4:40 - 5:15 PM


Meet & Greet Happy Hour
Spangler Williams Room

5:30 - 6:30 PM