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Silicon Beach Fest REGISTRATION - August 24-27, 2016

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Wednesday, August 24, 2016 at 10:00 AM - Saturday, August 27, 2016 at 6:00 PM (PDT)

Silicon Beach Fest REGISTRATION - August 24-27, 2016

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Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
FULL PASS (Aug 24-27). Includes panels, and nightly parties (Wed, Thu, Fri), but NOT VIP parties / events Aug 27, 2016 $750.00 $19.74
FULL VIP (Aug 24-27). Includes panels, nightly parties, VIP parties, VIP registration Aug 27, 2016 $1,200.00 $19.95
WEDNESDAY ONLY Aug 24 panels/parties only (excludes VIP) Aug 27, 2016 $450.00 $12.24
THURSDAY ONLY: Aug 25 panels/parties (excludes VIP) Aug 27, 2016 $450.00 $12.24
FRIDAY ONLY: Aug 26 panels/parties (excludes) Aug 27, 2016 $450.00 $12.24
WED OPENING PARTY ONLY @ Marina del Rey Hotel: Wed 8/24, 7-10p (admission, does not include drinks) Aug 27, 2016 $75.00 $2.87
THURSDAY PARTY ONLY: Venue TBD. Aug 27, 2016 $40.00 $1.99
FRI CLOSING PARTY ONLY: Closing Party @ CTRL Collective Fri 8/26, 8-11p Aug 27, 2016 $60.00 $2.49
Sponsor Table @ Marina Del Rey Hotel Sponsor Lounge, 10a-6p. 6' Table (per day) Aug 27, 2016 $1,000.00 $19.95

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Welcome to Silicon Beach Fest 2016
August 24 - 27, 2016!


Silicon Beach Fest is LA’s original festival celebrating LA tech, entertainment & startups with panels, keynotes, workshops, mixers, and more August 24-27, 2016 in LA.  We are  excited to celebrate our 5th year, adding an extra day of panels for three days of panels Aug 24-26. We are returning to the stunning Marina Del Rey Hotel, which had a $25M renovation, with gorgeous views of the marina, water and boats from every conference room. SBF 2016 Highlights include: keynotes with top tech leaders, panels, hands-on workshops, and more. Plus multiple networking parties and mixers, and a VIP yacht cruise. Attend pre-events to celebrate all week: Monday Aug 22 is Downtown Fashion Tech day, and Tuesday Aug 23 is Playa Vista Open House day. 

Attendees include startup CEOs, accelerators, VCs, investors, Hollywood execs, agencies, content creators, social media gurus, developers, designers, virtual reality experts, and more from LA, Silicon Valley, OC, San Diego, New York, and international. Join us at the marina this summer to celebrate LA's digital innovators in tech, startups, entertainment, marketing, and more!


This year's fest is packed with panels and networking opps including...
- Panels: Featuring LA's top startups, CEOs, VCs, investors, and Hollywood execs, August 24, 25, 26
- Parties: Networking parties every night to help you meet key players and friends including the Opening Party with Icon Direct Media on August 24, Thursday Night AT&T Reception Mixer on August 25, and Closing Party at CTRL Collective on August 26. Plus VIP-only parties and other networking events including...
- VIP Yacht Cruise around Marina Del Rey August 26, 6-9p, open to paid VIP tickets, sponors and select speakers and guests
- Startup Showcase:  Meet 25 up-and-coming Silicon Beach startups who'll pitch for their chance to win the grand prize and SBF 2016 - Startup Showcase title and prize package. Semi-Finals on Wed Aug 24 and Thur Aug 25, 4-6p; Finals Fri Aug 26, 4-6p.
- VR Lounge: Try the latest in Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality, with vendors including Heros360 and more, Thurs Aug 25 an Fri Aug 26.
- Beach Games:  Surf, play basketball, beach volleyball or ride bikes at our beach games on Sat August 27.  We're the only tech fest that includes beach games to network with friends you've made during the fest!
- Sunday Funday Pool Party: Chill and lounge poolside on Sunday August 28 with your new friends from the fest!
- Sponsor Tables: Promote your product at sponsor tables in the lounge (indoor) or on the lawn (outdoor) on August 24, 25 or 26.
- Pre-Events:  Monday August 22: Pasadena / Downtown Day; Tuesday August 23: Playa Vista / Culver City Day. 

SBF 2016 SCHEDULE HIGHLIGHTS (subject to change. The detailed schedule will be posted soon)

- Fashion Tech: Panel with fashion tech and other downtown tech

- Playa Vista Open House.  Playa Vista has been getting national attention with several large tech companies moving to the area.  Now it's time for you to meet them. Visit several Playa Vista companies offering Open House receptions for Silicon Beach Fest attendees. If you'd like to host an open house for SBF attendees at your Playa Vista offices (you provide beverages and appetizers for 50-150 attendees for 2 hours within 10a-8p), email info@digitalla.net with SBF OPEN HOUSE as subject. 
Women's Lunch: CTRL Collective hosts the Women's Lunch (12-2p). Open to SBF passholders.

Opening Keynote
Panel tracks 10a-6p include: Startups, LA Tech
Sponsor Lounge: Relax in the Indoor Sponsor Lounge 
Startup Village on the lawn features startups and sponsors
Startup Showcase 1: See new Silicon Beach startups at the Startup Showcase Semi-Finals 4-6p, featuring more than 25 startups pitching, including winners of Digital LA and other local startup pitch competitions.
- Opening Party. Head to the Marina Del Rey Hotel lawn for the Opening Party sponsored by Icon Media Direct

- Panel tracks 10a-6p include: LA Tech, Advertising/Marketing, etc. 
VR Lounge. Try the latest VR demos from leading VR companies, 10a-6p
Sponsor Lounge: Relax in the Indoor Sponsor Lounge, 10a-6p 
Startup Village
 on the lawn features startups and sponsors, 10a-6p

Startup Showcase 2:
See new Silicon Beach startups at the Startup Showcase Semi-Finals 4-6p, featuring more than 25 startups pitching, including winners of Digital LA and other local startup pitch competitions.
- AT&T Reception Mixer at the Marina Del Rey Hotel lawn 6-8p
- Thursday Night Party TBD

Panel tracks 10a-6p include: LA Tech, VR, Developer presented by AT&T
VR Lounge. Try the latest VR demos from leading VR companies, 10a-6p
Sponsor Lounge: Relax in the Indoor Sponsor Lounge, 10a-6p 
Startup Village on the lawn features startups and sponsors, 10a-6p

- Startup Showcase Finals are 5-6p. Finalists will pitch for the SBF 2016 title and prizes!
- VIP Yacht Cruise: Paid VIP passes, select speakers and sponsors are invited to this three-hour FantaSea yacht cruise 6-9p, including one hour dock, and two hours sailing. 
- SBF Closing Party with a Burning Man theme at CTRL Collective in Playa Vista, 8p-11p

- Play beach volleyball, beach basketball, surfing lessons, and more with your fest friends. Details soon.

. Continue networking LA style at our Sunday Funday pool party at the Marina del Rey Hotel, 12-4p

The detailed conference agenda and panels will be posted soon at http://siliconbeachfest.com, with updates daily.
If you'd like to sponsor any of these specific parties or events, email info@digitalla.net with SPONSOR as the subject.



- Includes badge allowing admission to most panels and parties. Some sessions may require separate registration or a VIP pass. Does NOT include: Parking, food, or drink. Parties are cash bar unless otherwise indicated. Some events may have complimentary snacks or beverages.
- Passes will not be mailed; pick them up at registration at the Marina Del Rey Hotel, on Wed Aug 24 9a-6p, Thursday Aug 25, 9a-6p, or Friday Aug 26, 9a-5p

FOOD: Lunches and dinners are not included with Silicon Beach Fest.  Light breakfast and coffee will be available.  Watch for food trucks. Complimentary snacks are available from in-kind sponsors and more (please tweet thanks!).  Cash bar at most events unless otherwise indicated.  Some venues are 21+ only and require a photo ID. If you'd like to provide in-kind food, email info@digitalla.net with INKIND as subject.

HOTEL: The Marina Del Rey Hotel is offering a special SBF rate for out of town guests, or if you'd like to staycation. Use code "SBF16" for our special Silicon Beach Fest rate 20% off (no due date or expiration) http://marinadelreyhotel.com

PARKING: Recommended $10 valet parking at the Marina Del Rey Hotel, or
 - $7 at Public Parking Lot #5, enter on the right from Bali after your pass Admiralty intersection, 5 min walk
 - Free public lot approximately 15-20 minutes walk from the hotel at Dock 52, 13501 Fiji Way.
SBF does not cover parking or parking tickets.

WIFI: Marina Del Rey Hotel has free wifi, as do most venues.  Look for the wifi password on on the back of your nametag.

CHARGING STATIONS: Bring your own USB charging cord, or use the charging stations.

SBF DISCOUNTS: Dozens of Silicon Beach apps and other companies are offering discounts, which will be listed soon. If you'd like to offer a discount for your app, etc. email info@digitalla.net with DISCOUNT as the subject.

Silicon Beach Fest registration is not refundable. All sales are final.


Sponsor Silicon Beach Fest overall, or a track or a party to increase your company visibility and branding among LA's startup entertainment community. Sponsorship starts at $2.5K, $5K, $10K, $20K and up. Email info@digitalla.net with SPONSOR as subject so we can send you the SBF sponsor deck.

IN-KIND SPONSORS: If you can provide free product (food, drink, other services), we will add your logo to our in-kind sponsor page.  Email info@digitalla.net with INKIND as subject.

COMMUNITY PARTNER: We are happy to extend an SBF discount to established tech groups with sizable audiences and followings. Email info@digitalla.net with SBF COMMUNITY as subject

MEDIA PARTNER: We are happy to extend comp ticket giveaways to established media partners. Email info@digitalla.net with SBF MEDIA as subject

TABLES: Tables are available at the Sponsor Lounge at the Marina Del Rey Hotel on August 24, 25 and 26. Register above and send a follow up email to info@digitalla.net with TABLE as the subject, and we will foward you to our logistics team for load in details.

PRESS: Press registration will be available by August 1. Our previous SBFests have been covered or mentioned by local and national press including Forbes, New York Times, LA Times, LA Business Journal, Pando Daily, Huffington Post, and more.

STARTUP SHOWCASE PITCH Your startup at the Startup Showcase. Apply http://sbf16ss.eventbrite.com

VOLUNTEERS: Volunteers can register at the spearate volunteer registration which will be released via the Digital LA newsletter. Sign up http://digitalla.net

SOCIAL MEDIA: #SBF16 @DigitalLA @SBFestLA.  Instagram: SiliconBeachFest

- Our Sponsors: Icon Media Direct, AT&T, Univision, Demand Media, and more
- Kluge Interactive for design and branding Silicon Beach Fest. @HeyKluge.
- Media Temple for hosting the Silicon Beach Fest site and Digital LA site. @MediaTemple.
- Venue hosts: The Marina Del Rey Hotel and CTRL Collective 

ABOUT SBF: Silicon Beach Fest is created by Digital LA.  The Silicon Beach Fest board consists of leaders from LA's tech scene, who help organize tracks and panels.  Silicon Beach Fest takes places as a multiday event in the summer, and a one-day event in Hollywood or another part of LA in the fall.  Last summer's Silicon Beach Fest attracted more than 2,000 attendees who attended main and related events that week. Silicon Beach Fest has been covered in Forbes, New York Times, LA Times, LA Business Journal, Pando Daily, and more.

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Marina Del Rey Hotel
13534 Bali Way
Marina del Rey, CA 90292

Wednesday, August 24, 2016 at 10:00 AM - Saturday, August 27, 2016 at 6:00 PM (PDT)

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Digital LA is the largest digital networking group based in LA, reaching more than 80,000 professionals weekly via its newsletter and social media.  Digital LA organizes weekly panels and mixers for digital professionals, including startup CEOs, VCs and investors, entertainment including Hollywood movie and TV studios, music labels, agencies, video games, VFX, social media, digital advertising, developers, designers, marketing and and more. Digital LA is the founder of Silicon Beach Fest, the original and largest multi-day startup / entertainment conference. Follow @DigitalLA.  Digital LA has been recognized by Forbes and the LA Times as keeping LA's tech community together via its fun and friendly events. 

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