ICON'S 6TH ANNUAL CONFERENCE

The leading tech-innovation conference in Silicon Valley

September 25, 2019

OFJCC, PALO ALTO

SOLD OUT

The Conference

Networking, talks and powerful insights

SEPTEMBER 25, 2019

The leading tech-innovation conference in Silicon Valley. 
A full-day conference with over 400 participants made out of a unique blend of top tier VC Partners, leading Corporate Executives and stellar Israeli Founders who travel from all around the world to take part in this one-of-a-kind event. 

The Conference includes exclusive and intimate Keynotes, Round Tables and Panel Discussions led by top-notch industry speakers, dealing with today's hottest topics. 
The most important part is the conversations and connections made throughout the day - sparking joint ventures, funding and even an Exit!

 

 

About ICON

ICON is a non-profit organization with the mission of creating a community in Silicon Valley for those who are passionate about Israeli Tech and innovation and harnessing the strength of this community to help Israeli startups. Our community includes prominent SV investors, corporate executives and Israeli founders. Our members all share the desire to "pay it forward," helping other community members thrive.

 

Keynote Speakers

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ERIC YUAN

FOUNDER & CEO. ZOOM

Prior to founding Zoom, Eric was corporate vice president of engineering at Cisco, where he was responsible for Cisco's collaboration software development. Eric was one of the founding engineers and vice president of engineering at Webex. Between 1997 and 2011, he grew his team from 10 engineers to more than 800 worldwide and contributed to revenue growth from $0 to more than $800M.

In 2017, Eric was added to the Business Insider list of the 52 Most Powerful People in Enterprise Tech. In 2018, he was named the #1 CEO of a large US company by Glassdoor and EY Entrepreneur of the Year in Northern California (software category). Eric is a named inventor on 11 issued and 20 pending patents in real time collaboration.

Eric earned a certification from the Stanford University Executive Program.

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DICK

COSTOLO

Dick Costolo works with startup CEOs advising them on scaling and leadership. Costolo was CEO of Twitter from 2010 to 2015 and has been Founder and CEO of multiple startups, including FeedBurner, which was acquired by Google in 2007. The former improv comedian has been a consultant on HBO’s “Silicon Valley” and holds a B.S. in Computer Science from the University of Michigan.

Speakers

Dan Senor
Dan Senor

Executive, Elliott Management; Co-Author, Start-Up Nation

Sarah Tavel
Sarah Tavel

General Partner, Benchmark

Naveen Zutshi
Naveen Zutshi

SVP & CIO, Palo Alto Networks

Effie Epstein
Effie Epstein

Managing Partner, Sound Ventures

Dan Kimball
Dan Kimball

SVP Marketing, Yelp

Sheila jordan
Sheila jordan

SVP & CIO, Symantec

Arne Josefsberg
Arne Josefsberg

EVP & CIO, GoDaddy

Angela Strange
Angela Strange

General Partner, Andreessen Horowitz

Jim Scheinman
Jim Scheinman

GP and Founder, Maven Ventures

Katie Stanton
Katie Stanton

Former VP Marketing, Twitter

Meagen Eisenberg
Meagen Eisenberg

CMO, TripActions

Oren Zeev
Oren Zeev

Founding Partner, Zeev Ventures

Adi Aron-Gilat
Adi Aron-Gilat

Head of Strategy. X, The Moonshot Factory

Dovi Frances
Dovi Frances

Founding Partner, Group 11

Guy and Maki Kaplinsky
Guy and Maki Kaplinsky

Co-founders, NFT

Tamir Wolf
Tamir Wolf

Founder & CEO, Theator

Boaz Bachar
Boaz Bachar

Founder & CEO, Fieldin

Agenda

8:00

Breakfast & Registration
 

9:30

Morning Plenary

Dan Senor. Elliott Management; Co-Author, Start-Up Nation
Opening Keynote

Dick Costolo
Former CEO.  Twitter

11:00

Coffee Break

 

11:30
Roundtable Sessions
CIO Perspectives
Investor Perspectives
S&M Perspectives

 

12:30
Lunch

 

2:00

Futuristics Talks
Future of Money
Future of Transportation
Future of Agriculture
Future of Medicine
Moonshot Thinking

 

3:00

Coffee Break

 

3:30
Closing Keynote
Eric Yuan
Founder & CEO. Zoom

 

4:30

Goodbye Cocktail

 

 

 

 

* Schedule is subject to change 

 

Past Speakers

Aaron Levie

Aaron Levie

Safra Catz

Safra Catz

Ben Horowitz

Ben Horowitz

Peter Thiel

Peter Thiel

Noam Bardin

Noam Bardin

Chief Waizer

Sean Rad

Sean Rad

Founder & Chairman of Tinder

Sam Altman

Sam Altman

President, YC Group

Jeff Weiner

Jeff Weiner

CEO of LinkedIn

Jeffrey Katzenberg

Jeffrey Katzenberg

Founding Partner of WndrCo LLC. Former CEO of DreamWorks Animation

Susan Wojcicki

Susan Wojcicki

CEO of Youtube

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