Program

LEWEB’10 PROGRAM
As of 12/8/2010

 

DAY 1 - DEC 8, 2010 – Pullman PLENARY ROOM

08h00 - Welcome Buffet Breakfast
sponsored by Cotty Vivant Marchisio & Lauzeral - Law Firm

 
09h00 - Opening remarks
Geraldine & Loïc Le Meur, LeWeb Founders

09h25 - Welcome Keynote
Carlos Ghosn, Chairman & CEO, Renault S.A. & Nissan Motor Co., Ltd.

Q&A with Loïc Le Meur

State of the Industry: Platform Thought Leaders

09h50 -  Charlie Kindel, GM, WP7 Developer Ecosystem, Microsoft Corporation
Q&A with Loic Le Meur, Founder, LeWeb

10h10 - Ethan Beard, Director, Facebook Developer Network, Facebook

Q&A with Michael Arrington, Editor, TechCrunch


10h30 - Jason Goldman, VP of Product, Twitter
Q&A with MG Siegler, Writer, TechCrunch

10h50 - Mike Jones, CEO, MySpace
Q&A with Robert Scoble, American Blogger, Tech Evangelist & Author

11h10 - Dr. Bertrand Piccard, Initiator & Chairman, Solar Impulse
Keynote & Q&A with Loic Le Meur, Founder, LeWeb

11h35 - Stephane Richard, CEO, France Telecom-Orange
Q&A with David Barroux, Companies News Editor in Chief, LesEchos

Let’s Play - Game Talk

11h55 - Sebastien de Halleux, Co-Founder, Playfish & VP, Business Development & Strategic Partnerships,
EA Interactive

Q&A with Veronica Belmont, Host, Tekzilla

12h15 - Mikael Hed, CEO, Rovio behind the best selling mobile app Angry Birds
Q&A with Loic Le Meur, Founder, LeWeb

Mobile and Innovation

12h35 - Marko Ahtisaari, SVP Design, Nokia

12h55 - Osama Bedier, Vice President of Platform, Mobile and New Ventures, PayPal
Q&A with Milo Yiannopoulos, Technology columnist, Telegraph.co.uk

13h15 - 14h30 - LUNCH BREAK  

14h30 - Ignite @ LeWeb
Host: Jared Goralnick, Founder & CEO, AwayFind

Ignite Participants:

Francis Dierick
Co-Founder Quantter.com (Hacker)
“Cold Water Swimming”
Beathe Due
Telenor Group
“Clouds and Concerts.
New music experiences.”
Ricardo Sousa
AiediLabs
“Teen Entrepreneurs Can Change the World”
Romain Lacombe
Etats Numériques
“Tocqueville 2.0: Opening Government Data”
Matthias Lufkens
World Economic Forum
“Twitter Diplomacy”
Fabrice Marchisio
Cotty Vivant Marchisio & Lauzeral
“The Boiling Frog Phenomenon and The Importance of "weak signals””
Luca Sartoni
123 People
“9 Things We Should Copy from the Internet”
Ali Naqi Shaheen
Coeus Solutions GmbH
“Protecting Sarah from the "iCulture"”
Steven Willmott
3scale Networks
"Speak Beautiful XML to me - 10 ways to change the world with APIs"
Fumi Yamazaki
Japanese Blogger
“Japanese geek culture”


15h30 - Fireside Chat with Marissa Mayer, VP, Google
& Michael Arrington, Editor, TechCrunch

Get Mobilized

15h55 - Fireside chat with Tomoko Namba, CEO, DeNA
& Loic Le Meur, Founder, LeWeb

16h15 - Christopher Smith, Senior Director, BlackBerry Development Platform, Research In Motion Ltd.
Q&A with Ryan Block, Co-founder & Editor Emeritus, gdgt & Engadget

16h35 - Dennis Crowley, Co-Founder, foursquare
Q&A with Loic Le Meur, Founder, LeWeb

The Media Platforms

16h55 - Media Panel
Moderated by: Adrian Monck, Managing Director, Head of Communications & Media, World Economic Forum
Panelists:
Julio Alonso, Founder & CEO, Weblogs SL
Pierre Chappaz,
Founder & CEO, Wikio
Kenneth "KC" Estenson, Senior Vice President & General Manager, CNN.com
Gabe Rivera, Founder & CEO, Techmeme
Ben Rooney, Technology Editor, The Wall Street Journal Europe


17h40 - Platform for Charity

Joe Green, Co-Founder & President, Causes

18h00 - Leo Laporte, Author, Speaker & Broadcaster
Featuring:
Brent Hoberman, Founder & Executive Chairman, mydeco
Marc Simoncini, Founder & CEO, Meetic
Loïc Le Meur, LeWeb Founder

18h30 - Closing Remarks
Geraldine & Loïc Le Meur, LeWeb Founders

19h30 - 22h00 - Official Cocktail Reception
Mairie de Paris welcomes LeWeb

Reception rooms of the City Hall - Entrance: 3 Rue Lobau Paris 4
LeWeb Badge will be required at the entrance - Reserved for LeWeb Participants only.

Jean-Louis MISSIKA,
Deputy Mayor of Paris  in charge of  Innovation, Research and Universities
Eric BOUSTOULLER,
President of Microsoft France
have the pleasure of inviting you to a unique cocktail experience
with

Herve THIS
« Explore the science of flavors »


22h30 - 2h00
15/15 32,34 Rue Marbeuf - 75008 Paris
Reserved for LeWeb Participants only

LeWeb participant wristband required @ entrance

 

Global DJ Bob Sinclar

THE WALL STREET JOURNAL EUROPE LeWEB'10 PARTY
Drinks sponsored by BuddyMedia  



DAY 2 - DEC 9, 2010 – Pullman PLENARY ROOM
 
08h00 - Welcome Buffet Breakfast

09h00 - Welcome Back
Geraldine & Loïc Le Meur, LeWeb Founders


09h05
“Wisdom of Crowds”
Yossi Vardi, Investor & Entrepreneur

Money Talks

09h25 - Money Roundtable
Moderated by: Travis Kalanick, Entrepreneur & Angel Investor
Philippe Botteri, Vice President, Bessemer Venture Partners
Jeff Clavier, Founder & Managing Partner, SoftTech VC

Bernard Liautaud, Partner, Balderton Capital
Barry E. Silbert, CEO & Founder, SecondMarket, Inc.  

09h55 - Thomas H. Glocer, CEO, Thomson Reuters
Q&A with Jeff Clavier, Founder & Managing Partner, SoftTech VC

10h25 - Alexander Tamas, Partner, DST International
Q&A with Loic Le Meur, Founder, LeWeb

10h45 - From a Simple Idea to a Global Success
Phil Libin, CEO, Evernote


Q&A with Loic Le Meur, Founder, LeWeb

Browsing the Platforms

11h00 - Matt Mullenweg, Founder and Toni Schneider, CEO, Automattic
Q&A with Alexia Tsotsis, Writer, TechCrunch


11h20 - Mitchell Baker, Chairperson, Mozilla Foundation
Q&A with Robert Scoble, American Blogger, Tech Evangelist & Author

11h50 - Keynote
David Ko, SVP of Mobile, Zynga

Q&A with MG Siegler, Writer, TechCrunch

Making a Difference…..

12h10 - Shai Agassi, Founder & CEO, Better Place

12h30 - Jack D. Hidary, Chairman, SmartTransportation.org

12h50 - Mel Young, Co-Founder, Homeless World Cup

13h10  - 14h30 - LUNCH BREAK
 
Tech & Innovation

14h30 - Thought Controlled Computing
Ariel Garten, CEO, Interaxon  

14h50 - Salim Ismail, Executive Director, Singularity University

15h05 - Henri Seydoux, Founder & CEO, Parrot
Q&A with Loic Le Meur, Founder, LeWeb

Start-Up Competition Finals

15h25 - Introduction
David Hornik, General Partner, August Capital

15h30 - Start-Up Competition Finals
Hosted by Michael Arrington and David Hornik
3 companies, 9 minutes total each (5’demo & 4’ Q&A)
Featuring Panel of Judges:
Jean-David Blanc, Entrepreneur/Business Angel (Founder of AlloCine)
Brent Hoberman, Founder & Executive Chairman, mydeco
Xavier Niel, Deputy Chairman of the Board of Directors & Chief Strategy Officer, Iliad
Jacques-Antoine Granjon, Founder & CEO, Ventes-Privee
Pierre Kosciusko-Morizet, Founder & CEO, PriceMinister

16h20 - Panel How to get acquired?
Moderated by: Loic Le Meur, Founder, LeWeb
Anil Hansjee, Head of Corporate Development, Google EMEA


Pierre Kosciusko-Morizet, Founder & CEO, PriceMinister
Fritz Lanman, Senior Director, Corporate Strategy, Microsoft Corporation

16h50 - Startup Competition Awards Ceremony

17h05 - Ustream Contest Announcement powered by BuddyMedia
John Ham, Founder, Ustream


Erinn Marzo, Vice President, Strategic Brand Partnerships, Buddy Media 



17h15 - Keynote
Dave McClure, Startup Investor & Troublemaker

17h30 - Keynote
Social Media And Big Business: Trends for 2011

A forward looking view by industry analyst Jeremiah Owyang, partner at Altimeter Group based off recent research on how large global brands are organizing, and spending on social media.
Jeremiah Owyang, Industry Analyst and Partner, Altimeter Group

17h45 - Keynote
Howard Lindzon, Co-founder & CEO, Stocktwits.com and Founder, Social Leverage

18h00-18h05
"The Network: reaching the parts other network providers have been unable to reach"
Gary Shainberg, Vice President, Global Technology & Innovation Support, BT Plc.


18h05 - Gary Vaynerchuk, Host, Wine Library TV, Author,  CrushIT,
Q&A with the LeWeb participants and Loic Le Meur, Founder, LeWeb

18h35 - Closing Remarks, Geraldine & Loic Le Meur, LeWeb Founders

Day 2 - DEC 9, 2010 – Eiffel Plenary II Stage
 

09h25- Welcome
Thomas Crampton, Asia-Pacific Director, 360 Digital Influence
Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide & Host Plenary II Stage

09h30 - "Lean Analytics for Startups: what every founder (and VC) needs to watch"
Alistair Croll, Founder, Bitcurrent

09h50 - "Asia: Digital Life, Real Billions"
Moderated by: Benjamin Joffe, CEO, +8* Plus Eight Star
Panelists:
Naoki Aoyaki, Senior Vice President, Business Development & CFO, GREE
Yiqun Bo, Vice-President & Co-Founder, Great Wall Club
Steven Goh, CEO, Mig33
Chang Kim, ex-CEO of TNC, Product Manager, Google Blogger

Jimmy Kim, CEO, Nexonova
Takuya Miyata, Senior Vice President, Global Business, mixi

10h30 - How Social is Changing the Gaming Industry
Moderated by: Cedric Ingrand, Broadcaster, Podcaster and Resident Geek at LCI/TF1 in Paris
Panelists:
Jens Begemann, Founder, wooga

Nicolas Gaume, Co-founder and CEO, Mimesis Republic

Jimmy Kim, CEO, Nexonova
Mike Kerns, Vice President, Social Games & Personalization, Yahoo!

11h00 - Keynote
How to Grow Your Business through Platforms and APIs
Oren Michels, CEO, Mashery

11h20 - How to leverage social networking in your business
Moderator by:  Martin Duval, Founder & CEO, bluenove
Panelists:
Steve Apfelberg, VP, Marketing, Yammer
Carlos Diaz, Co-Founder & CEO, BlueKiwi
Kevin Eyres, Managing Director, Europe, LinkedIn
Jason Rosenthal, CEO, NING
Dan Serfaty, Co-Founder & CEO, Viadeo

12h00 - How to build your own platform
Moderated by: Paul Papadimitriou, VP & Principal Analyst, Constellation Research
Panelists:
Peter Biddle, Head of AppUp Products & Services (APS), Software & Services Group, Intel Corporation
Patrick Chanezon, Google Developer Relations Manager, Cloud & Tools, Google
Julien Codorniou, Director, Business Development & Partnership, Microsoft France
Marco Kaiser, Director, Desktop Platform , Seesmic

12h40 - Hackathon Award Ceremony by Alcatel Lucent

13h00-14h30 -  LUNCH BREAK  

14h30 - The Social OS and the Human API
Moderated by: Brian Solis, Digital Analyst, Sociologist & Futurist
Panelists:
Cedric Hutchings, Co-Founder & General Manager, Withings
Jason Jacobs, Founder & CEO, RunKeeper
Tony Conrad, Co-Founder, about.me & Founding Venture Partner, True Ventures

15h00 - Photography: From Analog Artists to Digital Mainstream
Moderated by:  Rodrigo Sepulveda, Internet Entrepreneur & Business Angel
Panelists:
Ted Forbes, Designer, Multi-Media Producer, Photographer & Film Director
Jean-Marie Hullot, Founder & CEO Fotopedia
Madlen Nicolaus, Social Media Manager EMEA, Kodak
Oleg Tscheltzoff, Founder & CEO Fotolia

 

 


 

 

Register Now!

Register Now!

Official Partner

Gold Partners

Silver Partners

Bronze Partners

Media Partners

Production Partners

Newsletter