Digital DUMBO - dd:IMPACT Conference
Thursday, May 31, 2012 from 1:00 PM to 9:30 PM (EDT)
Brooklyn, United States
Digital DUMBO is proud to introduce dd:IMPACT, a one day exploration of how technology has disrupted, evolved, progressed and impacted key lifestyle segments.
Bringing together thought leaders in Food, Fashion, Design, and Music, dd:IMPACT will take you on a journey examining the relationship between digital platforms and cultural curators, entrepreneurs, artists, chefs, and designers - looking at how companies and brands have leveraged the power of platforms to sell products and push their businesses and our lives forward.
The panel discussions will feature industry leaders from brands like foursquare, Warby Parker, Foodspotting, Etsy, Hype Machine, Tasting Table, Brooklyn Industries, Svpply, Holstee, and more.
Please find the full schedule and confirmed panelist list below.
Read: Why dd:IMPACT?
dd:IMPACT will be a four-session series exploring Music, Food, Fashion, and Design. Each session will be a 30-minute long, moderated panel discussion followed by 15 minutes of Q/A.
1:00 - Arrival & Check-In
1:30 - Opening Keynote
2-2:45 - Food
2:50-3:35 - Fashion
3:35-4:05 - Break
4:10-4:55 - Design
5-5:45 - Music
6-9:30 - Exclusive Digital DUMBO - Roof Deck After Party
Panelist bios can be found on ddimpact.com
Amy Cao, Head of Community, Foodspotting
Natasha Case, CEO, CoolHaus
Kasey Fleisher Hickey, Editor, Evernote (Food)
Alex Rein, Founder and CEO, Kelvin Natural Slush Co.
Mike Lee, Founder, Studiofeast
Raquel Pelzel, Senior Food Editor, Tasting Table
Mollie Chen, Editorial Director, Birchbox
Drew Deters, President and Co-Founder, RumbaTime
Lexy Funk, Founder and CEO, Brooklyn Industries
Michael Radparvar, Co-Founder & CEO, Holstee
Sian-Pierre Regis, Founder, SwaggerNewYork.com
Jen Rubio, Head of Community, Warby Parker
Randy J. Hunt, Creative Director, etsy.com
Jeremy Fisher, CEO and Head of Product, Wander
Alex Rainert, Head of Product, foursquare
Allan Yu, Designer, Svpply
Mick Batyske (Mick Boogie), DJ/Entrepreneur, MickBoogie.com
Gary Greenstein, Of Counsel at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati
Wesley Verhoeve, Founder, Family Records
Anthony Volodkin, Founder, Hype Machine
Digital DUMBO Roof Deck After Party
General Inquiries, Sponsorship & Press Contacts
About Digital DUMBO
Digital DUMBO was founded in January of 2009 to raise awareness and excite commerce for the digital community of DUMBO in Brooklyn by showcasing talent and companies, educating the community, and facilitating idea exchange. Now, we’re doing the same for digital communities everywhere.
DISCLOSURE: Tickets are non-refundable but are transferrable.
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