VP of Research and Special Initiatives, Google
Professor of Systems Biology, Columbia University
Medical College of Wisconsin director of research commercialization
President & CEO, Indiana Biosciences Research Institute
This one-day, self-organized “unconference” is focused on professionals in the computer and video game development business—“artists, programmers, designers, producers, QA—hell, even executives,” in the words of the conference website. Students, academics, and aspiring game developers need not apply. $20 donation suggested; RSVP required via e-mail. More information here.