Highlights FROM Our FALL 2014 SUMMIT:

View a PDF of highlights from the summit.

 

ARCHIVED FAll 2014 SUMMIT WEBSITE:

Learn more about our previous summit -- the archived website for the Fall 2014 TechFire Ignite Summit is below.

 

TOP ENTREPRENEURS & VCS SHARE ACTIONABLE ADVICE

Join us on Friday, Nov. 21 at UCLA Anderson School of Management's Korn Convocation Hall from 1 pm to 5:30 pm for TechFire IGNITE: LA's Hottest Tech Summit!  Featuring prominent VCs, CEOs, and experts from Silicon Valley and Los Angeles, from Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Dollar Shave Club, DogVacay, Mucker Capital, TaskUs, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, TaskUs, and more! 

From the team that's brought you events with speakers like David Lee (SV Angel), Brad Feld (Techstars/Foundry Group), & Howard Morgan (First Round Capital), comes our biggest event yet! 

Actionable advice to grow your business: TechFire IGNITE features successful, proven startup founders sharing actionable, practical advice, plus lessons learned & war stories. Plus VCs and other experts, too. Topics include:  starting and growing a company, marketing/growth hacking, the funding lifecycle, product-market fit, legal issues/pitfalls to avoid, and much more.

Great Networking: Don't miss the chance to network with 400 of LA's top tech leaders -- founders/CEOs, VCs and angel investors, product managers, marketing/growth executives, and key connectors. Just some of the companies attending: UPFRONT VENTURES • TENCENT • BARODA VENTURES • SCIENCE INC. • ORACLE • DFJ FRONTIER • LA TIMES • EDGECAST (VERIZON) • WORKDAY • DEMAND MEDIA • FACTUAL • MESA ADVISORS • TECHNICOLOR • YP (AT&T) • CAA (CREATIVE ARTISTS AGENCY) • DREAMWORKS ANIMATION • CORNERSTONE ONDEMAND • GOLDMAN SACHS • IAC/INTERACTIVE CORP • HAUTELOOK (NORDSTROM)

Special thanks to our Presenting Sponsor, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, the premier legal advisor to tech companies worldwide.

Nov. 21, 2014 at UCLA Anderson

1 pm - 5:30 pm: keynotes, fireside chats & networking

Featuring Speakers from Top Companies

Top tech leaders share actionable advice.

Brad Feld at our 9/24 event

Brad Feld at our 9/24 event

Network with Tech Leaders & Investors

Meet new customers, mentors, partners, investors -- & friends!

From a partner at one of Silicon Valley's most famous VC firms, to a founder famous for his viral launch video with 16MM views,  join us to hear a stellar lineup of not-to-be-missed speakers!

Michael Dubin

Co-Founder/CEO

Dollar Shave Club

Beth Seidenberg

Partner & Head of Digital Health & Life Science Investments

Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers (KPCB)

Aaron Hirschhorn

Founder / CEO

DogVacay

Bryce Maddock

Co-Founder & CEO

TaskUs

William Hsu

Co-Founder & Managing Partner

Mucker Capital & MuckerLab

Rob Kornegay

Partner

Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati

R. Brandon Sokol

Director of Corporate Development

Tribune Media

Andrew Morbitzer

 Vice President of Corporate Development

GoDaddy

 
 

PREVIOUS SPEAKERS

 

SCHEDULE

Nov 21, 2014: 1 pm to 5:30 pm: featuring a variety of keynotes, fireside chats, and networking breaks. 

 

PHOTOS FROM OUR EVENTS

PRESENTING SPONSOR:

 

Registrations closed with 435+ RSVPs, from those flying in from San Francisco, like an investor from Tencent, to local leaders from LA's tech ecosystem, like partners from Upfront Ventures & Baroda Ventures, media, and entrepreneurs.   Between this event & past events, these companies are some of those represented: