2017 Speakers

Alex Lavoie
General Manager, United States, Via

Becky Case
VP of Engineering, Birchbox

Catherine Cook Connelly
VP of Brand Strategy, The Meet Group

David Peterson
CTO, PebblePost

Elizabeth Galbut
Managing Partner, SoGal Ventures

Elizabeth Harz
CEO, Sittercity

Gina Gotthilf
VP of Growth, DuoLingo

Henrik Werdelin
Co-Founder, BARK

Jared Hecht
Co-Founder & CEO, Fundera

Jennifer Fitzgerald
CEO, PolicyGenius

Jon Hyman
Co-Founder & CTO, Appboy

Joshua Builder
CTO, Rent the Runway

Liz Wessel
Co-Founder & CEO, WayUp

Mark Kornfilt
Co-Founder & CEO, Livestream

Mary-Catherine Lader
COO, BlackRock Digital Wealth

Pat Vihtelic
Founder & CEO, Home Chef

Rob Lehman
Chief Revenue Officer, Compass

Sam Rosen
Founder & CEO, MakeSpace

Sapna Shah
Principal, Red Giraffe Advisors

Yael Elmatad
Lead Data Scientist, GIPHY

TECHWEEK 100 New York

Radha Agrawal

Co-Founder & CEO, Daybreaker

Lindsey Andrews

Co-Founder, Minibar

Michelle Bacharach


Milena Berry

Co-Founder & CEO, PowerToFly

Porter Braswell

Co-Founder & CEO, Jopwell

Christina d'Avignon

Founder & CEO, Ringly

Annie Dean

Co-Founder & Co-CEO, Werk

Ryan Denehy

Founder & CEO, Electric AI

Christina DiLaura

COO, Twist Home

Carissa Flocken

Co-Founder & CEO, EntryPoint

Camille Hearst

Co-Founder & CEO, Kit

Jesse Horwitz

Co-Founder & Co-CEO, Hubble Contacts

Jade Huang

Co-Founder & CEO, StyleSage

Arianna Huffington

Founder & CEO, Thrive Global

Eric Kinariwala

Founder & CEO, Capsule

Cindy Lincks

Founder & CEO, Reachify

Liz Maida

Co-Founder & CEO, Uplevel Security

Abel Mathew

Co-Founder & CEO, Backtrace

Megan O'Connor

Co-Founder & CEO, Clark

Polly Rodriguez

Co-Founder & CEO, Unbound

Angel Say

Co-Founder, InsiteVR

Shane Scranton

Co-Founder & CEO, IrisVR

Ryan Shea

Co-Founder, Blockstack

Stuart Sopp

CEO, Current

Joy Tang

CEO, Markable

Lisa Tatum

Founder & CEO, LandIt

Adam Tishman

Co-Founder, Helix Sleep

Thomas Walle

Co-Founder & CEO, Unacast

Sage Wohns

CEO & Founder, Agolo

Josh Abramowitz

CEO, Bread

Galina Antova

Co-Founder & Chief Business Development Officer, Claroty

Mackenzie Barth

Co-Founder & CEO, Spoon University

Mary Biggins

Co-Founder, MealPal

Ari Buchalter

President & CEO, Intersection

Carter Cleveland

Founder & CEO, Artsy

Joe Coleman

Co-Founder & CEO, Contently

Matthew Conlin

Co-Founder & President, Fluent

Tom Cortese

COO & Co-founder, Peloton Interactive

Dan Doctoroff

Founder & CEO, Sidewalk Labs

David Fraga

COO, InVision

Paul Hennessy

CEO, Vroom

Ben Hindman

Co-Founder & CEO, Splash

Jennifer Hyman

Co-Founder & CEO, Rent the Runway

Michael Katz

Co-Founder & CEO, mParticle

David Klein

CEO & Co-founder, CommonBond

Sallie Krawcheck

CEO & Co-Founder, Ellevest

Brandon Krieg

Co-Founder & CEO, Stash

Josh Lefkowitz

CEO, Flashpoint

Joe Lubin

Founder, ConsenSys

Artem Mariychin

Co-Founder & CEO, Zodiac

Kathryn Minshew

Co-Founder, The Muse

Karen Moon

Co-Founder & CEO, Trendalytics

Dennis Mortensen

Founder & CEO, x.ai

Adam Neumann

Co-Founder & CEO, WeWork

Omar Qari

Co-Founder & CEO, Abacus Labs

Daniel Ramot

Co-Founder & CEO, Via

Nick Romito

Founder, View The Space

Katherine Ryder

Founder & CEO, Maven

Luke Schoenfelder

Founder & CEO, Latch

Neal Sinno

GM & Managing Director, Playbuzz

Carly Strife

Co-Founder, Bark & Co.

Ryan Urban

Co-Founder & CEO, BounceX

Gary Vaynerchuk

Founder & CEO, VaynerMedia

Amy Wagner

Co-Founder & CFO, Exusia, Inc.

Chantel Waterbury

Founder & CEO, Chloe + Isabel

Danielle Weisberg

Co-CEO & Co-Founder, theSkimm

Emily Weiss

Founder & CEO, Glossier

Liz Wessel

Co-Founder & CEO, WayUp

Shai Wininger

Co-Founder, Lemonade

Matthew Zeiler

Founder & CEO, Clarifai

Sophie Bakalar

Investor, Collaborative Fund

Brian Cohen

Chairman, New York Angels

Chris Dixon

General Partner, Andreessen Horowitz

Anu Duggal

Founding Partner, Female Founders Fund

Elizabeth Galbut

Founding Partner, SoGal Ventures

Jenny Gao

Venture Partner, Bessemer Venture Partners

Allison Goldberg

Group Managing Director & Sr. Vice President, Time Warner Investments

Shai Goldman

Managing Director, Silicon Valley Bank

Hilary Gosher

Managing Director, Insight Venture Partners

Heather Hartnett

CEO & Founding Partner, Human Ventures

Amish Jani

Founder & Managing Director, FirstMark Capital

Brian Laung Aoaeh

Partner, KEC Ventures

Angela Lee

Founder, 37 Angels

Andrea Moffitt

Co-Founder, Plum Alley

Natalia Oberti Noguera

Founder & CEO, Pipeline Angels

Nnamdi Okike

Managing Partner, 645 Ventures

Adam Quinton

Founder & CEO, Lucas Point Ventures

Barbara Raho

Managing Director, Golden Seeds

Dana Settle

Co-Founder & Partner, Greycroft Partners

Patrick Wack

Venture Partner, Rho Ventures

Albert Wenger

Managing Partner, Union Square Ventures

Desiree Frieson

Program Manager, Blackstone LaunchPad at NYU, NYU Entrepreneurial Institute

Gesche Haas

Founder & CEO, Dreamers // Doers

Beth Haggerty

Managing Partners, Parity Partners

Jessica Lawrence Quinn

Managing Director, Civic Hall

Greg Pass

CEO, Cornell Tech

Julie Samuels

Executive Director, Tech:NYC

Reshma Saujani

Founder & CEO, Girls Who Code

Jake Schwartz

CEO & Co-Founder, General Assembly

Lisa Wang

Founder & CEO, SheWorx

David Yang

Co-Founder & Lead Instructor, Fullstack Academy

2017 Sponsors


2017 community partners

Founders House
by Capalino
+ Company

Glen Grant
at Techweek
Founders House
in 1WTC

Bowling at the
Kickoff Party
hosted at
the Fishbowl

VR Demo at
Industry City

Tech by
Artists Showcase
at Eyebeam