TechFire Conferences & Events


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TechFire curates conferences & events with titans of tech. With more than 40 events since our founding in 2013, TechFire has developed a reputation for attracting some of the top tech leaders in the nation. From our Summit on the Self-Driving Car Revolution, to our Los Angeles fireside chat and event series in partnership with Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, our TechFire Ignite Summit series, and our white label consulting events like Burbank Tech Talks, TechFire hosts leading uin= from the worlds of tech, autonomous vehicles, entertainment, government, and beyond.



Just a few highlights of speakers from our 40+ past events:

  • Autonomous vehicle leaders like Chris Urmson (Co-Founder & CEO, Aurora Innovation; Former Director of Google’s Self-Driving Car Project) and Bran Ferren (Co-Founder & Chief Creative Officer of Applied Minds, and advisor to Toyota)

  • Founders & CEOs who've gone on to billion dollar unicorn exits like Dollar Shave Club's Michael Dubin and BlackLine's Therese Tucker, plus many other founders, like HotelTonight's Sam Shank and's Tony Conrad

  • Entertainment leaders like Thomas Gewecke (Chief Digital Officer & EVP, Warner Bros.), Creative Artists Agency's Michael Yanover, and legendary music manager Troy Carter (founder of Atom Factory, former manager for Lady Gaga, and Spotify's global head of creator services)

  • Top venture capitalists like KPCB's Eric Feng & Beth Seidenberg, Greylock's Josh Elman, Lightspeed's Jeremy Liew, First Round Capital's Howard Morgan, and many more from CRV, SV Angel, Greycroft, Upfront, True Ventures, and other top firms.

  • Accelerator (co-)founders and leaders like Brad Feld (Techstars), Erik Rannala & William Hsu (MuckerLab), and Cody Simms (The Disney Accelerator).

  • Government leaders like U.S. Senator Gary Peters (D-Mich) and Heidi King (Acting Administrator of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)).


Past Events

TechFire has presented more than 40 events since our founding in 2013. For a partial list of past events, visit the  Eventbrite archives for:

TechFire's own tech conferences and events

Our events series in partnership with the City of Burbank

Note: not all events are included in the links above.