Programming Tracks at Disrupt SF 2018

  • China and US face off in AI with Kai-Fu Lee (Sinovation)
  • See a live demo of the latest in conversational artificial intelligence with Jason Mars (Clinc)
  • Quantum Supremacy with Dario Gil (IBM)
  • Dismantling Algorithmic Bias with Patrick Ball (HRDAG), Brian Brackeen (Kairos) and Kristian Lum (HRDAG)
  • Discover AI & Machine Learning startups like ConserWater Technologies, 3DLOOK and Rosey in Startup Alley

  • Gaming’s Next Respawn with John Riccitiello (Unity)
  • Editing Reality with Anjey Midha (Ubiquity6)
  • Discover Augmented & Virtual Reality startups like COZYO, KeepEyeOnBall and Skrite Labs in Startup Alley

  • How Coinbase Keeps Building with Brian Armstrong (Coinbase)
  • Regulating Finance and Cryptocurrency with Jina Choi (U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, San Francisco)
  • From Blockchain to Banking with Brad Garlinghouse (Ripple) and Michael Arrington (Arrington XRP Capital, founder, TechCrunch)
  • Connecting the Blocks with Sam Cassatt, Amanda Gutterman and Joseph Lubin (ConsenSys)
  • Discover Blockchain startups like Airfox, Zeehaus and Omega Grid in Startup Alley

  • Moonshot Philanthropy with Priscilla Chan (Chan Zuckerberg Initiative)
  • Decoding the DNA Opportunity with Anne Wojcicki (23andMe)
  • Rewriting Life’s Future with Rachel Haurwitz (Caribou Biosciences) and Trevor Martin (Mammoth Biosciences)
  • A Conversation with Robin Berzin (Parsley Health) and Aaron Patzer (Vital Software) about what’s next on the horizon for HealthTech
  • Discover Biotech & Healthtech startups like Actijoy, Circadia Technologies and Virtue in Startup Alley

  • Fireside Chat with Nikolay Storonsky (Revolut)
  • Taking on Silicon Valley with Marty Chavez (Goldman Sachs)
  • Fireside Chat with Baiju Bhatt (Robinhood)
  • Discover Fintech startups like ID R&D, Oxygen, and Mount Wish

  • Reaching The Next Creators with Roblox’s David Baszucki (Roblox)
  • Gaming’s Next Respawn with John Riccitiello (Unity)
  • High school esports platform launch and demo with Delane Parnell (PlayVS)
  • United in Discord with Jason Citron (Discord)
  • Discover Gaming startups like SportsMe, Storyball and Uplifting Technology in Startup Alley

  • Venture Capital in 2018 with Aileen Lee (Cowboy Ventures), Megan Quinn (Spark Capital), Sarah Tavel (Benchmark Capital)
  • The Art of Scaling with Reid Hoffman (Greylock)
  • Finding the Next Silicon Valley with Doug Leone (Sequoia)
  • Even Harder Things with Ben Horowitz (Andreessen Horowitz)
  • Making Sound Investments with Ashton Kutcher and Effie Epstein (Sound Ventures)

  • How tech can empower inmates with Phaedra Ellis-Lamkins (Promise), Rose Afriyie (mRelief), Frederick Hutson (Pigeonly) and Neil Shah (Concrn)
  • Extinguishing Silicon Valley’s Trash Fire with Bo Young Lee (Uber)
  • Advancing Equity in Silicon Valley: In Conversation with Arlan Hamilton (Backstage Capital) and Aniyia Williams (Black & Brown Founders)

  • Uber, One Year Later with Dara Khosrowshahi (Uber)
  • Driving Self-Driving Cars with Kyle Vogt (Cruise)
  • Product Launch and Fireside Chat Dieter May (BMW)
  • Building the Car of Tomorrow, Today with Reilly Brennan (Trucks VC), Chris Urmson (Aurora) and Laurie Yoler (Zoox)
  • Discover Mobility startups like Cargofy, Einride and Toposens in Startup Alley

  • Security in the Age of AI with Nicole Eagan (Darktrace) and Dr. Fengmin Gong (DiDi Labs)
  • Discover Privacy & Security startups like Carbn, Openpath and UATAG

  • Building Successful E-Commerce with Warby Parker’s David Gilboa
  • Fireside Chat with Emily Weiss (Glossier) and Kirsten Green (Forerunner Ventures)
  • Printing the Next Footwear Joseph DeSimone (Carbon) and Eric Liedtke (Adidas)
  • Fireside Chat with Michael Rubin (Fanatics)
  • The Promise and Perils of Early Branding with Emily Heyward (Red Antler), Philip Krim (Casper) and Tina Sharkey (Brandless)
  • Discover Retail startups like GreenSTOP, Garbi, and Resonado

 

  • Fireside Chat with Colin Angle (iRobot)
  • Electronic Apparel Demo with Rich Mahoney (Seismic)
  • Answering the Door with Jamie Siminoff (Ring)
  • Discover Robotics startups like Cedar Robotics, Robotic Materials, and Orby

  • Defending the Future with Marillyn Hewson (Lockheed Martin)
  • Launching a New Space Economy with Natalya Bailey (Accion Systems), Peter Beck (Rocket Labs) and Will Marshall (Planet)
  • Beyond Moonshots with Alan Stern (NASA)
  • Discover Space startups like Audacy and Infostellar