THE FUTURE REDEFINED
The opportunity in front of us is immense: As we emerge from the pandemic, each and every one of us–and our companies–are taking stock of the past year. How do we rethink the way we work, play, and communicate? How can we design new systems and push for innovations that improve productivity and inclusivity? How do we harness the speed, agility, and spirit of collaboration unlocked during these tough times, and leverage them to propel us even further? How do we redefine the future?
And so at Half Moon Bay we’ll have the chance to meet and hear from the top minds in technology. We’ll focus on issues macro and micro, including the opportunities and challenges that our hybrid approach to work presents. We’ll hear about the most important advances in AI, VR and AR, connected devices, mobile tech, biometrics, the seemingly unending popularity of the cloud, cybersecurity, robotics, genomics, blockchain, and the most impactful innovations on the DEI front. We’ll also discuss the future for IPOs and SPACs, the market for bitcoin and NFTs, and the hottest investment trends. And, of course, we’ll talk about the current state of Big Tech and where the regulatory journey is headed, and the impact of a new Administration in D.C. All that and much, much more.
Come hear from the biggest names in tech, and join the conversation as we learn from our recent past and work toward a redefined future–with the beautiful backdrop of the Pacific Ocean.
2020 discussion participants included Cruise CEO Dan Ammann; SB Opportunity Fund Founding Member Stacy Brown-Philpot; Head of Google for Startups, U.S Jewel Burks Solomon; WhatsApp Head Will Cathcart; SV Angel Co-managing Partner Ron Conway; New York Stock Exchange President Stacey Cunningham; Silver Lake co-CEO Egon Durban; Under Armour CEO Patrik Frisk; IBM CEO Arvind Krishna; Google Cloud CEO Thomas Kurian; Universal Filmed Entertainment Group Chairman Donna Langley; Square Co-founder Jim McKelvey; Rakuten CEO Mickey Mikitani; Apple Senior Vice President of Retail and People Deirdre O’Brien; MIRROR CEO Brynn Putnam; Accenture CEO Julie Sweet; PagerDuty CEO Jen Tejada; Summit Partners Managing Director Melanie Whelan and Electronic Arts CEO Andrew Wilson.
Virtual or in person, we’ll have the great “gets,” surprising and engaging demos, fast paced interviews, the inside scoop on where the smart money is going, the latest in tech trends and a critical look at the role it played in the recent national election. We’ll talk about how the issue of race has changed us all, how the pandemic has affected us and our roles and responsibilities and how we see the future. We’ll still be the place you come to hear from top executives and bold thinkers talking about everything from the Cloud to retail, investment to biotech, transportation to social media, hardware to software.
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