October 26, 2017 | 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.

2013 | 2014 | 2015 | 2016 | 2017


AM Sessions
» Keynote /
Phil Libin - CEO @ Evernote
» Global Markets
» Data
Lunch + Networking
PM Sessions
» Mobile
» Funding
» Design
» User Growth
» Fireside Chat /
Jeff Weiner - CEO @ Linkedin
Summit Reception

Venue: LinkedIn Headquarters
(Mountain View)


Global Markets
» Speaker Panel: Henrique De Castro - Chief Operating Officer @ Yahoo!, Linda Kozlowski - VP of International Marketing @ Evernote, Antti Sonninen - Country Director, Japan @ Rovio, Marc Strigel - COO @ Soundcloud
» Speaker Panel: DJ Patil - VP of Product @ RelateIQ, Frederico Hohagen - Co-Founder & Commercial Director @ MapLink, Holger Luedorf - VP & Head of Business Development @ foursquare, Monica Rogati - VP of Data @ Jawbone
» Speaker Panel: John Lagerling - Director of Android Global Partnerships @ Google, Neeraj Arora - Business Head @ WhatsApp, Mike McBride - VP, Platform @ Lookout, Paulo Veras - Co-Founder & CEO @ 99Taxis

2013 | 2014 | 2015 | 2016 | 2017

» Speaker Panel: Dave McClure - Founding Partner @ 500 Startups, Josh Elman - Partner @ Greylock, Geoff Ralston - Partner @ Y Combinator, Rich Wong - General Partner @ Accel Partners
» Speaker Panel: Randy Reddig - Founding Team @ Square, Jesse Hertzberg - COO @ Squarespace, Flavio Pripas - Founder @, Bjorn Stabell - Co-Founder & CEO @ Happylatte
User Growth
» Speaker Panel: Elliot Shmukler - VP of Product & Growth @ Wealthfront, Dan Brody - Head of New Markets, GM of APAC @ Spotify, Gustavo Guida Reis - Co-Founder & CEO @ HelpSaude, Valerie Rozycki Wagoner - Founder & CEO @ ZipDial



Formal invitations to participate in and register for this year's senior level, invitation only event will be sent out starting in June. If you are interested 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. H2's 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.