Office of Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti


Agenda & Floor Plan



11:00 am
Doors Open (please arrive early)

11:30 am to 12:00 pm
“The Intersection of Real Estate Investing and Technology” by EY
Interview with Realty Mogul CEO, Jilliene Helman

12:00 pm to 12:30 pm
“Working in a Mobile First Environment” by LegalZoom
Fireside Chat with LegalZoom CMO, Laura Goldberg

12:30 pm to 1:00 pm
“Augmented Reality & Unlocking Human Potential” by DAQRI
Interview with DAQRI Chief Human Potential Officer, Michael Lynch

1:00 pm to 1:30 pm
“The Future of Media and Technology Platforms” by tronc
Fireside Chat with New Business Ventures CTO and President, Malcolm Casselle and Warner Bros EVP, Justin Herz

1:30 pm to 2:00 pm
“Ask the Experts: Hiring Advice from the Front Lines” by SVB
Fireside Chat with SVB’s Rob Freelan, Laurel & Wolf CEO, Leura Fine, and Workpop’s Reed Shaffner

2:00 pm to 2:30 pm
“Break into Tech via Software Engineering: Coding Skills & Tech Skills” by Sabio
Fireside Chat with Sabio Co-Founders, Gregorio Rojas and Liliana A. Monge

2:30 pm to 3:00 pm
“An Investor’s Perspective on the Thriving LA Ecosystem” by Cooley
Fireside Chat with BAM Ventures Co-Founder and Managing Partner, Richard Jun

3:00 pm to 3:30 pm
“How to Advance in Your Career” by Comparably CEO, Jason Nazar

3:30 pm to 4:00 pm
“How Chris DeWolfe Built Mobile Juggernaut Jam City after Selling Myspace”
Fireside Chat with Jam City CEO, Chris DeWolfe and Grief Center for Entrepreneurial Studies Co-Director, David Belasco

4:00 pm to 4:30 pm
“Looking for a Career in Tech?” by Cornerstone OnDemand
Panel with Cornerstone OnDemand Talent Acquisition Team: Brianna Foulds, Matt Aronson, Veronica Pohls, and Peter Renault


5:00 pm to 5:15 pm
Raffle with TechFair LA Prizes

5:15 pm to 5:45 pm
Fireside Chat with Comparably CEO, Jason Nazar, LA Lakers Former Head Coach, Byron Scott, and McKesson Water and Deer Park Spring Water Former CEO and President, Charlie Norris

5:45 pm
Keynote Remarks by Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti

8:00 pm
TechFair LA Concludes