June 22, 2016

Wednesday, June 22

Networking Break

12:15 – 1:15

Registration & Networking

1:15 – 1:25

Welcome and Opening Remarks

Bob Buderi, Xconomy
Jody Rose, NEVCA

1:25 – 1:45

What Makes Boston Special?

Fiona Murray, MIT

1:45 – 2:10

Keynote Chat: The Future of the Internet Starts Here

Tom Leighton, Akamai
Fiona Murray, MIT (moderator)

2:15 – 2:45

The New Face of Collaboration

Neal Sandy, GE Ventures
Patrick Petitti, HourlyNerd
Colleen Calhoun, Current
Brian Gallagher, EMC Corporation
David Chang, Entrepreneur and Angel Investor (moderator)

2:45 – 2:50

Burst Presentation

Rick Rundell, Autodesk

2:50 – 3:10

Watson, Boston, and More

Anne LeGrand, IBM Watson Health

3:10 – 3:15

Burst Presentation

Toni Oloko, EiR at Accomplice VC

3:15 – 3:45

Networking Break

3:45 – 4:15

Keiretsu Innovation

Steve Papa, Parallel Wireless
Steve Fredette, Toast
Jason Furtado, Shoobx

4:15 – 4:30

Digital Scent

David Edwards, Harvard University; Le Laboratoire

4:30 – 4:35

Burst Presentation

Louis Perna, Accion Systems

4:35 – 5:05

Boston’s High-Flying Biotech Newcomers

Ken Anderson, C4 Therapeutics; Harvard Medical School
Marc Cohen, C4 Therapeutics; COBRO Ventures
Kevin Starr, Decibel; Third Rock Ventures
Charlie Liberman, Decibel; Harvard Medical School
Jennifer Wheler, Novartis (moderator)

5:05 – 5:30

Wait Wait… Don’t Fund Me!

Dave Balter, Mylestoned
Boris Revsin, VentureApp
Bob Mason, Project 11 Ventures

5:30 – 6:30

Networking Reception

Please note that this schedule is subject to change.