SOURCE: Glimpse: the Social Discovery Conference

Glimpse: the Social Discovery Conference

April 17, 2013 14:30 ET

Glimpse, the Social Discovery Conference, Announces Its Return to San Francisco

Conference Lineup Includes a Powerhouse of Speakers From Airbnb, Facebook, Pandora, Tagged, Zappos and More

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - Apr 17, 2013) -

Core News Facts:

  • Glimpse, the first conference on social discovery, today announced details for the 2013 event in San Francisco.
  • Taking place June 12, the Glimpse conference will be held at the Bently Reserve in San Francisco and will bring CEOs, founders, investors, business leaders and product gurus together to uncover what social discovery is today and where it's heading.

Conference Details and Contact Information:

  • Date and time: Wednesday, June 12, 2013 
  • Location: Bently Reserve, 301 Battery St., San Francisco
  • Emceed by Casey Newton of The Verge, the event will also feature the following speakers and moderators:
    • About.me, Ryan Freitas, co-founder & CPO
    • Airbnb, Ann Montgomery, product manager; former co-founder of NabeWise
    • AllThingsD, Mike Isaac, senior editor
    • AngelList, Naval Ravikant, founder & CEO
    • BandPage, J. Sider, founder & CEO
    • Bloomberg Businessweek, Doug MacMillan, technology reporter
    • Blumberg Capital, Chris Gottschalk, vice president
    • DFJ Growth, Barry Schuler, founder & managing director
    • The Ecommerce Group, John Lawson, founder; CEO of ColderICE Media 
    • Facebook, Ime Archibong, strategic partner manager
    • Fortune, JP Mangalindan, writer
    • Highlight, Paul Davison, founder & CEO
    • Let's Date, Peter Pham, board member, advisor & investor; co-founder & partner of Science
    • LinkedIn, Brad Mauney, identity team lead
    • Mashable, Chris Taylor, deputy editor
    • Nextdoor, Sarah Leary, co-founder & VP of marketing
    • Pandora, Tom Conrad, CTO & EVP of product
    • Poshmark, Manish Chandra, founder & CEO
    • Shop It To Me, Charlie Graham, founder & CEO
    • Skout, Christian Wiklund, co-founder
    • SoundCloud, Alexander Ljung, founder & CEO
    • Startup Grind, Derek Andersen, founder
    • SV Angel, David Lee, founder & managing partner
    • Tagged, Greg Tseng, co-founder & CEO
    • VentureBeat, Dylan Tweney, executive editor
    • Zappos, Will Young, director of Zappos Labs; general partner of VegasTechFund
    • Zoosk, Shayan Zadeh, co-founder & CEO
  • Tickets are available starting today at a discounted rate through VentureBeat, Glimpse's premier media sponsor. Standard early-bird tickets will be available on the Glimpse Eventbrite page starting Monday, April 22, and will cost $295.
  • Additional media partners include Bloomberg and GigaOM.
  • For more information on speaking opportunities, media passes and sponsorship opportunities, email glimpse@innercirclelabs.com.
  • Stay up to date on new speakers, sponsors and the full agenda at www.glimpseconf.com or by following Glimpse on Twitter: @glimpseconf.

About Glimpse:
Glimpse, the social discovery conference, is the first conference focused on the future of social discovery. Companies and products in the social discovery space aim to connect people with new places, people and products that they will enjoy based on their social interactions and existing interests. The day-long event will return to San Francisco on June 12, 2013, at the Bently Reserve. Glimpse will bring together leading experts in social discovery to discuss the future of how we live, decide and buy. For more information on Glimpse, go to www.glimpseconf.com.