October 8 - 9, 2014 | 8am - 8pm | Silicon Valley


This October in Silicon Valley, executives, entrepreneurs, and investors from leading digital companies globally will convene for H2's annual global innovation leadership summit, H2O. Designed as a senior level, invitation only event for H2 Members and invited guests, the summit offers participants a unique platform for engaging in dynamic and open discussions on key product and business trends shaping the industry.

H2O utilizes a session-based format for analyzing some of the most dynamic industry sectors and pressing startup playbook themes of the year. Each Session will consist of a panel of leading entrepreneurs and executives, providing top insights and company profiles from across the US, Europe, Asia, and Latin America regions.


DAY ONE / OCT 8 Welcome AM Sessions » Delivery Services » Education Lunch + Networking PM Sessions » Corporate Development » Talent H2 Partners Summit Reception
DAY TWO / OCT 9 H2 Insights Platform AM Sessions » Marketplaces » Media & Entertainment Lunch + Networking PM Sessions » Monetization » Funding Closing
Venue: Galvanize
(San Francisco)


Delivery Services
» Speaker Panel: Roger Egan III - Co-Founder & CEO @ RedMart, Sara Mauskopf - Chief Product Officer @ Postmates, Morgan Springer - Co-Founder & Head of Product @ Sprig, Stanley Tang - Co-Founder & Chief Product Officer @ DoorDash
» Speaker Panel: Jennifer Carolan - Managing Director @ NewSchools Venture Fund, Vish Makhijani - President & Chief Operating Officer @ Udacity, Aaron Skonnard President & CEO @ Pluralsight, Dennis Yang - CEO @ Udemy
Corporate Development
» Speaker Panel: Gary Johnson - Director of Corporate Development @ Facebook, Dave Sobota - Director of Corporate Development @ Google
» Speaker Panel: Peter Clarke - Talent Partner @ Accel Partners, Jeff Diana - Chief People Officer @ Atlassian, Robert Swerling - co-CEO @ The Up Group

2013 | 2014

» Speaker Panel: Adrian Blair - Group Chief Operating Officer @ JUST EAT, Stacy Brown-Philpot - Chief Operating Officer @ TaskRabbit, Thomas Clayton - VP of International Operations @ Houzz
Media & Entertainment
» Speaker Panel: Fabricio Bloisi - Founder & CEO @ Movile, Norbert Chang - Founder & CEO @ Lekan, Nickhil Jakatdar - Co-Founder & CEO @ Vuclip
» Speaker Panel: Aunkur Arya - General Manager, Mobile @ Braintree, Reza Behnam - Founder & CEO @ ADZ, Bertrand Schmitt - CEO @ App Annie
» Speaker Panel: Charles Hudson - Partner @ SoftTech VC, Satya Patel - Founding Partner @ Homebrew, Reshma Sohoni - Founding Partner @ Seedcamp, Shin Takamiya - General Partner @ Globis Capital



Formal invitations to participate in and register for this senior level, invitation only event will be sent out starting in June. If you are interesting in participating, please complete an invitation request including profile information for consideration.


H2 is the premier global leadership network for the digital industry. Headquartered in Silicon Valley with chapters around the world, its mission is to advance education and leadership development in the fields of digital entrepreneurship and innovation. Its membership consists of senior executives, entrepreneurs, and domain experts from leading startups and top global firms in major technology markets worldwide. Through its global member network, programs, and content, H2 creates uniquely valuable opportunities for knowledge exchange in support of its mission. For more information, visit us at h2.co.

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