Disrupt SF - Live Stream - Day 2


Live Stream from Disrupt SF 2017 Day 2

TechCrunch Disrupt is the world’s leading authority in debuting revolutionary startups, introducing game-changing technologies and discussing what’s top of mind for the tech industry’s key innovators.

Disrupt gathers the best and brightest entrepreneurs, investors, hackers, and tech fans for on-stage interviews, the Startup Battlefield competition, a 24-hour Hackathon, Startup Alley, Hardware Alley, and After Parties.


9:00 AM – 9:05 AM Opening Remarks: Matthew Panzarino, TechCrunch Editor-in-Chief

9:05 AM – 9:25 AM Rise of the Robochefs with Julia Collins (Zume Pizza) and Dave Zito (Miso Robotics) The founders of Miso Robotics and Zume Pizza are set to chat about their companies’ plans to revolutionize food service through robotics.

9:25 AM – 9:45 AM Fireside Chat with Jenny Lee (GGV Capital) GGV Capital’s Managing Partner will talk China’s homegrown trends and which players and innovations matter right now.

9:45 AM – 10:05 AM In Conversation with John Giannandrea (Google) Google’s artificial intelligence chief will discuss the company’s vision for AI and what that means for the future of Google (and humanity).

10:05 AM – 10:25 AM Fireside Chat with Sebastian Thrun (Udacity) The legendary innovator and entrepreneur has plenty to talk about, including autonomous vehicles, AI’s impact on humanity and one of his latest ventures — an AI-based app that detects skin cancer.

10:25 AM – 10:35 AM Founder’s Spotlight on a Startup Against Doped Driving Hound Labs CEO Mike Lynn reveals the origin of its marijuana breathalyzer, and the unexpected opportunities in pot legalization.

10:35 AM – 10:55 AM BREAK

10:55 AM – 11:15 AM In Conversation with Lisa Jackson (Apple) Apple’s Vice President of Environment, Policy and Social Initiatives will provide a look at the values that drive Apple’s mission.

11:15 AM – 11:35 AM Fireside Chat with Kevin Durant and Rich Kleiman (Durant Company / Thirty Five Media) The Golden State Warriors’ MVP and his agent and investment partner talk about what it means to be in control of your own brand — from investment, to management, to media.

11:35 AM – 11:55 AM In Conversation with Alon Cohen and Adi Tatarko (Houzz) Hear how the married co-founders built one of Silicon Valley’s hottest unicorns to help people aviod the nightmarish process of renovating a home.

11:55 AM – 12:15 PM In Conversation with Anne Wojcicki (23andMe) The founder and CEO of 23andMe will reveal how her company genotyped more than 2 million customers while making peace with the FDA and aiding genetics research across the globe.

12:15 PM – 1:35 PM LUNCH

1:35 PM – 1:40 PM How the Startup Battlefield works with Anthony Ha

1:40 PM – 2:30 PM Startup Battlefield Competition – Session 3
Judges: Lisa Lambert (The Westly Group), Tripp Jones (August Capital), Arvind Gupta (SOSV) Nancy Pfund (DBL Investors), Kira Radinsky (eBay)

2:30 PM – 2:35 PM Special Announcement Citizen CEO Andrew Frame is joined on stage by former Washington, D.C. mayor and company investor Adrian Fenty for a special announcement.

2:35 PM – 3:00 PM Tech as a Force for Good with Tiffani Ashley Bell (The Human Utility), Andrew Frame (Citizen), Rosanne Haggerty (Community Solutions) and Adrian Fenty The former mayor of Washington, D.C., Adrian Fenty, will lead a roundtable discussion on how the latest startups are tackling society’s toughest issues and creating systemic change.

3:00 PM – 3:20 PM In Conversation with Maureen Fan (Baobab Studios) The CEO of Baobab Studios will talk about the outlook for the virtual reality industry and what’s on the horizon for immersive entertainment.

3:20 PM – 3:40 PM Fireside Chat with Sam Altman (Y Combinator) The president of Y Combinator sits down to talk basic income, Silicon Valley’s culture wars and what California can do for the rest of the country.

3:40 PM – 4:00 PM BREAK

4:00 PM to 5:00 PM Startup Battlefield Competition – Session 4 Judges: Nina Kjellson (Canaan Partners), Anna Patterson (Gradient Ventures), Pejman Nozad (Pear Ventures), Pat Gallagher (CrunchFund), Jenny Lee (GGV Capital)

5:00 PM – 5:10 PM BREAK

5:10 PM – 6:00 PM Startup Battlefield Competition – Session 5 Judges: Jenny Lefcourt (Freestyle Capital), Arlan Hamilton (Backstage Capital), Jon Sakoda (NEA), Sam O’Keefe (Google Cloud)

6:00 PM WRAP

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