Global Conference

Silicon Valley
Fox Theater + Downtown Redwood City 2215 Broadway Redwood City, 94063
Feb. 12, 2019, 7:53 a.m. - Feb. 13, 2019, 7 p.m.

About this event

The Startup Grind Global Conference provides an environment unlike anything else - where our community of startups, partners, investors, thought leaders, and worldwide directors come together for 2+ days of invaluable education, connection, and inspiration. We will take over the streets of Redwood City, stamped in the middle of Silicon Valley, surrounded by tech giants and startups alike.

With 6 stages of highly educational content provided by a roster of world-class speakers, thousands of entrepreneurs and innovators looking to build relationships, hours of impactful networking and partner opportunities, and of course - parties. Whether you are looking for a co-founder, have just started your company, or are grinding and scaling by the minute, there’s something for everyone at Startup Grind. Join us to see for yourself.

Speakers

Michael Seibel

Michael Seibel

Y Combinator

CEO + Partner
See Bio
Reid Hoffman

Reid Hoffman

LinkedIn, Greylock Partners

Co-founder, Partner
See Bio
Arlan Hamilton

Arlan Hamilton

Backstage Capital

Founder + Partner
See Bio
Joe Gebbia

Joe Gebbia

Airbnb

Co-founder + CPO
See Bio
Emily Chang

Emily Chang

Bloomberg

Executive Producer & Anchor
See Bio
John Collison

John Collison

Stripe

Co-founder + President
See Bio
Payal Kadakia

Payal Kadakia

ClassPass

Founder + Executive Chairman
See Bio
Ryan Smith

Ryan Smith

CEO & Co-Founder of Qualtrics

See Bio
Aaron Levie

Aaron Levie

Box

Co-founder + CEO
See Bio
Tina Sharkey

Tina Sharkey

Brandless

Co-founder + CEO
See Bio
Chris Dixon

Chris Dixon

Andreessen Horowitz

General Partner
See Bio
Jessica Verrilli

Jessica Verrilli

GV

General Partner
See Bio
Bryan Meehan

Bryan Meehan

Blue Bottle Coffee

CEO
See Bio
Melanie Whelan

Melanie Whelan

SoulCycle

CEO
See Bio
Megan Smith

Megan Smith

shift7

CEO; 3rd U.S. Chief Technology Officer
See Bio
Greg Brockman

Greg Brockman

OpenAI

Co-founder + CTO
See Bio
Ann Miura-Ko

Ann Miura-Ko

Floodgate

Founding Partner
See Bio
Eric Wu

Eric Wu

Opendoor

Co-founder + CEO
See Bio
Steve Blank

Steve Blank

The Four Steps to the Epiphany

Author
See Bio
Morgan DeBaun

Morgan DeBaun

Blavity

Founder + CEO
See Bio
Alfred Lin

Alfred Lin

Sequoia

Partner
See Bio
Mathilde Collin

Mathilde Collin

Front

CEO
See Bio
Derek Andersen

Derek Andersen

Bevy / Startup Grind

Co-Founder + CEO
See Bio
Garry Tan

Garry Tan

Initialized Capital

Co-founder + Partner
See Bio
Howie Liu

Howie Liu

Airtable

Co-founder + CEO
See Bio
Cathy Polinsky

Cathy Polinsky

Stitch Fix

Chief Technology Officer
See Bio
Rand Fishkin

Rand Fishkin

SparkToro

Founder + CEO
See Bio
Adora Cheung

Adora Cheung

Y Combinator

Partner
See Bio
Jyoti Bansal

Jyoti Bansal

Unusual Ventures, AppDynamics

Founder
See Bio
Eleanor Morgan

Eleanor Morgan

Casper

Chief Experience Officer
See Bio
Eoghan McCabe

Eoghan McCabe

Intercom

CEO
See Bio
Steven Sinofsky

Steven Sinofsky

Andreessen Horowitz

Board Partner
See Bio
Emily Glassberg Sands

Emily Glassberg Sands

Coursera

Head of Data Science
See Bio
Sameer Dholakia

Sameer Dholakia

SendGrid

CEO
See Bio
Alex Chriss

Alex Chriss

Intuit QuickBooks

General Manager
See Bio
Kobie Fuller

Kobie Fuller

Upfront Ventures

General Partner
See Bio
Nicole Sanchez

Nicole Sanchez

Vaya Consulting

Founder + Managing Partner
See Bio
Manish Chandra

Manish Chandra

Poshmark

CEO + Co-founder
See Bio
Edith Yeung

Edith Yeung

500 Mobile Collective, 500 Startups (China)

Partner
See Bio
Charles Hudson

Charles Hudson

Precursor Ventures

Managing Partner
See Bio
Brad Bao

Brad Bao

Lime

Co-founder + Executive Chairman
See Bio
Ian Siegel

Ian Siegel

ZipRecruiter

Co-founder + CEO
See Bio
Mandela Schumacher-Hodge Dixon

Mandela Schumacher-Hodge Dixon

Founder Gym

CEO
See Bio
Matt Rissell

Matt Rissell

TSheets

Co-founder
See Bio
Jason McCann

Jason McCann

Varidesk

Co-founder + CEO
See Bio
Emily Melton

Emily Melton

Threshold Ventures

Partner
See Bio
Raj Sabhlok

Raj Sabhlok

Zoho

President
See Bio
Amy Sorrells

Amy Sorrells

Oracle Global Startup Ecosystem

Global Communications
See Bio
Elad Gil

Elad Gil

Coinbase, Pinterest, Square

Angel/Advisor
See Bio
Cat Lee

Cat Lee

Maveron

Partner
See Bio
Marlon Nichols

Marlon Nichols

Cross Culture Ventures

Founding Managing Partner
See Bio
Sara Mauskopf

Sara Mauskopf

Winnie

Co-founder + CEO
See Bio
David Mandelbrot

David Mandelbrot

Indiegogo

CEO
See Bio
Niko Bonatsos

Niko Bonatsos

General Catalyst

Managing Director
See Bio
Mike Volpi

Mike Volpi

Index Ventures

General Partner
See Bio
Iris Choi

Iris Choi

Floodgate

Partner
See Bio
Daniel Gross

Daniel Gross

Pioneer

Founder
See Bio
Paul Martino

Paul Martino

Bullpen​ Capital​

Founding Partner
See Bio
Katherine Boyle

Katherine Boyle

General Catalyst

Principal
See Bio
Bryan Schreier

Bryan Schreier

Sequoia Capital

Partner
See Bio
Holly Liu

Holly Liu

Kabam

Co-founder
See Bio
Rachel Lim

Rachel Lim

Love, Bonito

Co-founder
See Bio
Jake Brukhman

Jake Brukhman

CoinFund

CEO + Managing Director
See Bio
Rob Coneybeer

Rob Coneybeer

Shasta Ventures

Co-founder + Managing Director
See Bio
Daniel Yanisse

Daniel Yanisse

Checkr

CEO + Co-founder
See Bio
Nina Achadjian

Nina Achadjian

Index Ventures

Index Ventures
See Bio
David Pakman

David Pakman

Venrock

Partner
See Bio
Cristina Scheau

Cristina Scheau

Facebook

Senior Engineering Manager
See Bio
Roy Mann

Roy Mann

Monday.com

Co-founder + CEO
See Bio
SC Moatti

SC Moatti

Mighty Capital

Founding Partner
See Bio
Jason Williamson

Jason Williamson

Oracle Global Startup Ecosystem

Vice President
See Bio
Bridgette Beam

Bridgette Beam

Google

Head of Programs & Operations, Google for Startups
Chris Yeh

Chris Yeh

Global Scaling Academy

Co-founder
See Bio
Annie Kadavy

Annie Kadavy

Redpoint

General Partner
See Bio
Courtland Allen

Courtland Allen

Indie Hackers

Founder
See Bio
Anne VanderMey

Anne VanderMey

Bloomberg

Venture Capital Editor
See Bio
Jake Kassan

Jake Kassan

MVMT

President + Founder
See Bio
Alexandra Wilkis-Wilson

Alexandra Wilkis-Wilson

Allergan; Moonwalker

SVP of Consumer Strategy + Innovation
See Bio
Erik Huberman

Erik Huberman

Hawke Media

CEO + Founder
See Bio
Mark Bosma

Mark Bosma

Toptal

VP of Sales
See Bio
Christina Sevilla

Christina Sevilla

Office of the U.S. Trade Representative

Deputy Assistant, Small Business
See Bio
Frederico Lara

Frederico Lara

FedEx Cross Border

Managing Director of IT + Chief Technologist
See Bio
Grace Francisco

Grace Francisco

Roblox

Vice President, Development
See Bio
Vijay Balasubramaniyan

Vijay Balasubramaniyan

Pindrop

Co-Founder, CEO + CTO
See Bio
Anjelika Temple

Anjelika Temple

Brit + Co

Chief Creative Officer + Founding Partner
See Bio
Adam Markel

Adam Markel

Pivot: The Art and Science of Reinventing Your Career and Life

Author
See Bio
Xuezhao Lan

Xuezhao Lan

Basis Set Ventures

Founding Partner
See Bio
Luke Voiles

Luke Voiles

Intuit

Business Leader of QuickBooks Capital
See Bio
Emily Zahuta

Emily Zahuta

Segment

Head of Recruiting
See Bio
Tim Correia

Tim Correia

Trulia

Sr. Vice President + General Manager
See Bio
Ting Cui

Ting Cui

Uber Freight

Senior Product Manager
See Bio
Kyle Lui

Kyle Lui

DCM Ventures

Partner
See Bio
Tara-Nicholle Nelson

Tara-Nicholle Nelson

SoulTour

Founder + CEO
See Bio
JD Schramm

JD Schramm

Stanford University

Lecturer
See Bio
Lisa Wu

Lisa Wu

Norwest Venture Partners

Partner
See Bio
Stuart Landesberg

Stuart Landesberg

Grove Collaborative

CEO + Founder
See Bio
Dr. Jacqueline Copeland-Carson

Dr. Jacqueline Copeland-Carson

AnitaB.org

COO
See Bio
Bob Quillin

Bob Quillin

Oracle

Vice President of Developer Relations for Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI)
See Bio
Lais De Oliveria

Lais De Oliveria

Startup Genome

Community Development Director
See Bio
Trae Stephens

Trae Stephens

Anduril + Founders Fund

Chairman, Co-founder + Partner
See Bio
Alan Mc Glinchey

Alan Mc Glinchey

IDA Ireland

VP of Emerging Technologies
See Bio
Megan Holston-Alexander

Megan Holston-Alexander

Unusual Ventures

Investor
See Bio
Brad Abrams

Brad Abrams

Google

Group Product Manager
See Bio
Anthony Waller

Anthony Waller

CMS

Partner
See Bio
Steve McElfresh, PhD

Steve McElfresh, PhD

HR Futures

Principal + Founder
See Bio
Anastasia Sartan

Anastasia Sartan

Maison Me

Founder + CEO
See Bio
Stewart Rogers

Stewart Rogers

VentureBeat

Analyst-at-large
See Bio
Allyson Letteri

Allyson Letteri

Thumbtack

Small Business Lead
See Bio
Rory O'Driscoll

Rory O'Driscoll

Scale Venture Partners

Partner
See Bio
Bear Douglas

Bear Douglas

Slack

Director of Developer Relations
See Bio
Steve Rochlin

Steve Rochlin

Impact ROI, LLC

CEO
See Bio
Fielding Kidd

Fielding Kidd

Comcast NBC Universal

Director of Partnerships, LIFT Labs
See Bio
Rodolfo Gonzalez

Rodolfo Gonzalez

Foundation Capital

Partner
See Bio
Sonal Chokshi

Sonal Chokshi

Andreessen Horowitz

Partner
See Bio
Mariam Sharangia

Mariam Sharangia

Innovate Georgia

Project Manager
See Bio
Jason Scott

Jason Scott

Google

Google Cloud for Startups - Global Program Manager
See Bio
Alda Leu Dennis

Alda Leu Dennis

Initialized Capital

General Partner
See Bio
Eli Dawson

Eli Dawson

StatMuse Inc.

Co-founder + CEO
See Bio
Jillian Richardson

Jillian Richardson

The Joy List

Founder
See Bio
Matt Clifford

Matt Clifford

Entrepreneur First

Co-founder + CEO
See Bio
Lisa Q. Fetterman

Lisa Q. Fetterman

Nomiku

Founder + CEO
See Bio
Jeff Abbott

Jeff Abbott

Global Scaling Academy

Managing Partner
See Bio
Becky Peterson

Becky Peterson

Business Insider

Tech Deals Reporter
See Bio
Lida Tohidi

Lida Tohidi

Pidari

Managing Director
See Bio
Yuting Su

Yuting Su

Thinker-Tinker

Founder + CEO
See Bio
Dr. Kris Naudts

Dr. Kris Naudts

Culture Trip

CEO + Founder
See Bio
Karlie Valine

Karlie Valine

Startup Grind

CMO
See Bio
Benjamin Black

Benjamin Black

Akkadian Ventures

Co-founder + Managing Director
See Bio
Alexa von Tobel

Alexa von Tobel

Inspired Capital

Founder + Managing Partner
See Bio
Jayni Shah

Jayni Shah

Accomplice

Principal
See Bio
Ashlee Vance

Ashlee Vance

Bloomberg Businessweek

Reporter
See Bio
Higinio O. (HO) Maycotte

Higinio O. (HO) Maycotte

Pilosa

CEO
See Bio
Gary Little

Gary Little

Canvas Ventures

Co-founder + General Partner
See Bio
Nicole Froker

Nicole Froker

Google for Startups

Partner Engagement Manager
See Bio
Sirish Raghuram

Sirish Raghuram

Platform9

Co-founder + CEO
See Bio
Michael Ross

Michael Ross

Altitude 7 Group

Founder + Managing Partner
See Bio
Karyl Fowler

Karyl Fowler

Transmute

CEO
See Bio
David Scanlon

David Scanlon

NDRC

Venture Investment Leader
See Bio
Chris Stutzman

Chris Stutzman

BCG Digital Ventures

Partner
See Bio
Mollie Glick

Mollie Glick

Creative Artists Agency

Agent
See Bio
Zach Bratun-Glennon

Zach Bratun-Glennon

Gradient Ventures

Partner
See Bio
Blessing Abeng

Blessing Abeng

Einsteinette / The Afropreneur

Founder
See Bio
Kian Mirhshahi

Kian Mirhshahi

mayday.ai

Founder + CEO
See Bio
Jon Swartz

Jon Swartz

Barron's

Senior Writer
See Bio
Mada Seghete

Mada Seghete

Branch

Founder
See Bio
Sue Kwon

Sue Kwon

Comcast Ventures

Head of Marketing + Communications
See Bio
Ilya Fushman

Ilya Fushman

Kleiner Perkins

Partner
See Bio
Hayley Leibson

Hayley Leibson

Lunchclub

Co-founder + COO
See Bio
Priya Anand

Priya Anand

The Information

Reporter
See Bio
Michael Gasiorek

Michael Gasiorek

Truth Cartel, Startup Grind San Francisco

Founder, Co-Director
See Bio
Austin Walker

Austin Walker

Innovein

CEO
David Light

David Light

Valisure

Co-founder + CEO
John Boitnott

John Boitnott

Entrepreneur.com

Contributer
See Bio
Jonathan Chou

Jonathan Chou

Beenest

Co-founder + CEO
Sce Pike

Sce Pike

IOTAS

Founder + CEO
Dan Rasmuson

Dan Rasmuson

Labelbox

Co-founder + CTO
See Bio

Past Speakers

Jan Koum

Jan Koum

WhatsApp

See Bio
Stewart Butterfield

Stewart Butterfield

Slack

See Bio
Katrina Lake

Katrina Lake

Stitch Fix

See Bio
MC Hammer

MC Hammer

Artist, Producer

See Bio
Clayton Christensen

Clayton Christensen

Innovators Dilemma; HBS

See Bio
Marc Andreessen

Marc Andreessen

Andreessen Horowitz

See Bio

When

Feb. 12, 2019, 7:53 a.m.
through
Feb. 13, 2019, 7 p.m.

Where

Fox Theater
2215 Broadway
94063 Redwood City

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Lindsay Markel

Lindsay Markel

Startup Grind

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Startup Grind

Event Coordinator
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Judy Chang

Judy Chang

Startup Grind

Marketing Manager (HQ)
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Karlie Krieger Valine

Karlie Krieger Valine

Startup Grind

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Brendon Lauster

Brendon Lauster

Startup Grind

Program Coordinator
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