As an accomplished design leader, writer, presenter, BBC tech pundit and Head of Innovation at Brandwidth, Dean Johnson is shaping the connected future for Film, TV, Automotive, Publishing, Music, Education and Leisure sectors with the emphasis on user experience and engagement. Dean is a Fellow and former VP of the Chartered Society of Designers and.. read more →

Laura Lopez is the Senior Community Manager at the Washington, D.C.-based event planning software company, Social Tables. The award-winning platform has been used to source, plan and execute over one million events since 2011. The company has 4,000 customers in 100 countries and has been recognized as one of the best places to work in.. read more →

Eric Ly is founder and CEO of Presdo, a company that provides Presdo Match, an event app platform for attendee engagement and event ROI.  Presdo Match has facilitated relationships for hundreds of thousands of event attendees at thousands of conferences.  Eric was also co-founder of LinkedIn, the world’s leading professional network.  At LinkedIn, Eric helped.. read more →

Fredrik Hoel is the CEO and a co-founder of EventEye, an innovative event app that puts a large emphasis on ease of use and attendee experience. He is passionate about technology and how we can connect digital experiences to the real world. This focus lead him to the meeting and event industry a few years.. read more →

Founder of Award Winning digital solutions company offering Digital Engagement & Collaboration through large format Touchscreen and Mobile Technology. A serial entrepreneur with an eye on what’s coming around the next corner. Always striving to remain ahead of the curve when it comes to marketing, technology & digital solutions for B2B and B2C Global markets… read more →

Gawain Morrison is the CEO and co-founder of Sensum, the emotions company, which uses neuromarketing techniques to capture, consolidate and analyse data streams from wearables and mobile devices, both for market research and to create unique interactive events. Gawain is amulti-talented digital entrepreneur who has undertaken many different projects during his career. Prior to developing.. read more →

Ashley Crowder leverages her engineering background to guide VNTANA’s overall direction and technology development. She co-founded VNTANA in 2012 with the goal of allowing people to be in multiple venues at the same time. Since then VNTANA has created the first scalable and interactive hologram system, which has been used by major brands including Microsoft,.. read more →

Liz is an event planning superhero by day, and closeted tech geek and introvert by night. Distraught by the thought of everyday civilians being conquered by spreadsheets, she resolved to re-channel her organizational and tech savvy superpowers and launched Liz King Events while still running events full time for Columbia University. Liz voraciously shared content.. read more →

John Federico is the CEO & Co-founder of EventHero: The Integration Platform for Event Tech. John is an entrepreneur with nearly 20 years of experience in technology, digital media and events having worked with Audible (acquired by Amazon) and IconNicholson (now MRY). John has shared his knowledge on the importance of people and technology, why.. read more →

Michael Doane is a writer and marketer who’s passionate about education, technology, and alternative publishing. At CadmiumCD his focus is to educate event planners about the benefits of event tech. Mike has shared his knowledge on how to give speakers the tools to engage with their audience, bringing the social element to audience response, getting.. read more →