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Good Morning Techies! Conversations with the Region’s Movers, Shakers and Money Makers
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Good Morning Techies! Conversations with the Region’s Movers, Shakers and Money Makers

3/13/2015
When: March 13, 2015
7:45 - 11:45 AM
Where: Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
600 Atlantic Avenue #100
Boston, Massachusetts  02210
United States
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ONLINE REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED. IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN ATTENDING PLEASE CONTACT MACKENZIE@MASSTLC.ORG.

Rise and grind techies! And, get your morning dose of news, commentary, economic forecast, and policy insights at the region’s first “talk show” inspired tech event. Local celebrity host John Landry – one of the region’s greatest personalities, long-time techie, angel investor, and advisor – will lead us through a unique morning of commentary, guest interviews, and more, as we explore where Massachusetts dominates, where we need to invest, and what you and your executive teams need to know to be successful in 2015 and beyond. 


AGENDA

7:45 AM NETWORKING BREAKFAST

Network with hundreds of your peers over a complimentary breakfast including fresh brewed coffee, eggs, bacon, sausage, fresh cut fruit, muffins, bagels, & more!


8:30 AM TRIVIA HACK WITH YOUR HOST JOHN LANDRY



 

Pam Aldsworth
Head of Venture Capital Relationship Management
Silicon Valley Bank
 

Kirk Arnold
CEO
Data Intensity
 

Jay Batson
Angel Investor, Mentor and Industry Champion
 

Woody Benson
General Partner
Prism VentureWorks
           
 

Barbara Darrow
Senior Writer
GigaOM


Maia Heymann
Senior Managing Director
CommonAngels 
 

Scott Kirsner
Columnist
Boston Globe
 

Bob Weiler
Executive Vice President,
Global Business Units

Oracle 

First ever MassTLC Trivia game show with world-renowned game show host John Landry. This opening segment will include two teams of four populated with ‘experts’ with deep knowledge of the wide range of software people and events ranging from the days of the mainframe to the day of our event. The game will be modeled loosely on ‘Trivia Crack’ but with audience participation as well.


8:55 AM GUEST INTERVIEWS: THE STATE OF STATE'S TECHNOLOGY ECOSYSTEM

 
Tom Hopcroft
President & CEO
MassTLC
John invites Tom Hopcroft to the stage for a guest interview on the key findings from MassTLC’s 2015 State of Tech Report, including: 

   •  The current state of the Massachusetts technology sector:
           •  How we fare against other regions and the nation
           •  The impact of tech on economic development
   •  Key industries where Massachusetts is leading way
   •  What Massachusetts needs to do to remain a preeminent destination for the best and brightest people and companies


9:10 AM

VIEW FROM THE TOP: WHERE WE ARE AND WHERE WE NEED TO BE



Marina Hatsopoulos
Director, Angel Investor
Windy Street
  
 

Meredith Haviland
Partner
Foley Hoag LLP 


 Diane Hessan
CEO
Startup Institute
  


 Maia Heymann
Senior Managing Director
CommonAngels
  


Jeanne Hopkins
SVP & CMO
Continuum Managed IT Services 
 

Join some of the most dynamic voices of the tech sector as they discuss and debate where they believe tech is heading in this play on "The View" day time talk show. Panelists will talk about what they are doing to help shape our future, and what we need to be doing to remain a dominant player in building Massachusetts as the place you want to live in, work in, and invest in.


9:55 AM NETWORKING BREAK


10:15 AM MEET THE MAYORS: BUILDING INNOVATIVE CITIES OF THE FUTURE



Moderator:



Nicole Fichera
General Manager
District Hall





Joseph Curtatone
Mayor
City of Somerville 
 



Alex Morse
Mayor
City of Holyoke 

 
 
 
Joe Petty
Mayor
City of Worcester
 

 


Setti Warren
Mayor
City of Newton 
           
Innovation doesn't just happen in Cambridge and Boston. Meet the Mayors from across the Commonwealth in this "Meet the Press" inspired roundtable and hear how they are working to transform their own cities and the Commonwealth into a dominant innovation State. Learn about the opportunities for your company and gain insights into your potential civic engagement.

11:15 AM CLOSING ADDRESS


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Cancellations for paid tickets must be received at least five business days prior to the event and a $25 cancellation fee will apply. There are no refunds for cancellations received less than five days before a program. You may exchange you registration at anytime with another employee at your company at no extra charge.

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