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Facebook, Netflix, Zynga to Keynote UBM TechWeb's E2 Innovate

Oct. 10, 2012

E2 Innovate, formerly known as Enterprise 2.0 Santa Clara, produced by UBM TechWeb, today announced an expanded keynote line-up of speakers from Facebook, Mozilla, Netflix, NPR, ProgrammableWeb, Zynga and more. E2 Innovate, taking place at the Santa Clara Convention Center, November 12-15, brings together the next-generation in enterprise applications to accelerate information, productivity and revenue. To register or for more information, visit:

"This keynote line-up will examine what the influences of mobile, social, and big data and analytics mean for enterprise tools and technologies, and how to translate this into a competitive advantage," said Paige Finkelman, E2 Innovate General Manager. "The program is packed with best practices, thought leaders and customer examples sharing how they've leveraged enterprise applications to create a smarter, more agile business."

In addition to previously announced keynote speakers from Google, IDC, InformationWeek Business Technology Network and UBM TechWeb, the keynote line-up has expanded and will include the following panel discussions:

A panel on the next-generation workforce and how these innovative companies are turning to new resources to address the new skill sets required to stay nimble will be moderated by Jay Banfield, Founding Executive Director, YearUp and feature the following panelists:

-- Tim Campos, CIO, Facebook

-- Debra Chrapaty, CIO, Zynga

-- Matthew Zeier, Senior Director of IT, Mozilla

A panel on the opportunities the API Economy creates for enterprises will be moderated by John Musser, Founder & CEO, ProgrammableWeb, and feature the following panelists:

-- Daniel Jacobson, Director of Engineering - API, Netflix

-- Javaun Moradi, Product Manager, NPR

-- Sam Ramji, VP of Strategy, Apigee

A CIO panel to discuss the new challenges being faced today will be moderated by Eric Lundquist, VP & Editorial Analyst, InformationWeek Business Technology Network, and feature the following panelists:

-- Joe Cardenas, CIO, Pacific Compensation Insurance

-- Marina Levinson, Founder & CEO, CIO Advisory Group, LLC

-- Michael Skaff, CIO, LesConcierges

A panel of venture capitalists sharing their perspective on what's happening in the venture community in relation to enterprise technology features the following panelists:

-- Kevin Spain, Partner, Emergence Capital Partners

-- Asheem Chandra, Partner, Greylock Partners

-- Ross Fubini, Advisor, Kapor Capital

-- Robin Vasan, Managing Director, Mayfield Fund

Beyond keynote presentations, E2 Innovate includes a multi-track conference featuring new tracks on User Experience & Design and Cloud, SaaS & APIs, deep-dive workshops including new content on the Hybrid Enterprise and a new workshop led by Carnegie Mellon professors covering Innovation: Inside and Out. In addition to thought provoking sessions, E2 Innovate features an expo floor showcasing the latest technology from top enterprise application vendors. Sponsors include IBM, Actiance, Badgeville and Persistent Systems.

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Source: Copyright PRNewswire 2012

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